MUSIC: Don't be put off by the New York Times' recent article that christened this place a hipster enclave, Amnesia is a welcoming and self-conscious-free zone. Don't believe us? Check out tonight's bluegrass bash featuring Homespun Rowdy and the Pick. Monday nights here are always loads of fun.

7:30 p.m. // Amnesia (853 Valencia) // free

FILM: Standard Operating Procedure (2008) screens at the Red Vic. It's about... well, it's more anti-war stuff that, oddly enough, feeds from the tit of the war machine. Anyway, it's about war being bad, or something like that.

7 p, 9:25 // Red Vic (1727 Haight) // 8.50