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DAVE ATTELL He can play it smart as well as rough and blue, which is reflected in his new Comedy Central show “Comedy Underground.” His latest special, “Road Work,” debuted earlier this year. Nov. 14, 7:30 p.m. $25-$35. The Wilbur Theatre. 866-448-7849, www.thewilbur.com

NICK A. ZAINO III

NICK A. ZAINO III

CLUBS & DANCE NIGHTS

COONE Belgian DJ and producer Koen Bauweraerts owns the Dirty Workz label, which focuses on hardstyle and jumpstyle music. His US tour stops in Boston with DJ Venom. Nov. 14, 7 p.m. doors. $15-$20. Middle East Downstairs, 472 Mass. Ave., Cambridge. www.mideastoffers.com

GARETH EMERY The English EDM DJ and producer’s blend of trance, house, electro, and techno makes his music hard to categorize. In his own words, “I guess it’s just good, melodic dance music.” He stops in Boston on his tour “Drive: An American Road Trip.” Nov. 14, 10 p.m. $20. Royale, 279 Tremont St., Boston. www.royaleboston.com

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MIMOSA This West Coast producer has shared stages with Rusko, Glitch Mob, Bassnectar, and other names in EDM. He appears on the Equilibrium Tour with Doctor Jeep. Nov. 15, 8 p.m. $15. Paradise Rock Club, 967 Comm. Ave., Boston. www.crossroadspresents.com

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A/S/L? House, ghetto house, juke, and techno is what you’ll get at this dance night. DJs are Gant Man, CS, Nineties Goulet, and Reel Drama. Nov. 15, 9:30 p.m. $10. Good Life,
28 Kingston St., Boston. www.goodlifebar.com

Milva DiDomizio

Milva DiDomizio

COMEDY

KARA KLENK AND JARED LOGAN Regulars on the New York City comedy scene, stand-ups Klenk (“Broad City”) and Logan (“Best Week Ever”) head to ImprovBoston Thursday for a double-headliner show. Nov. 13, 9:30 p.m. $15. ImprovBoston, 40 Prospect St., Cambridge. 617-576-1253, www.improvboston.com

YANNIS PAPPAS The Brooklyn native is co-anchor of the daily news and comedy show “Fusion Live” on the Fusion Network and a purveyor of character comedy. Nov. 13-14 at 8 p.m., Nov. 15 at 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. $20-$25. Laugh Boston, 425 Summer St., Boston. 617-725-2844, www.laughboston.com

JIMMIE “J.J.” WALKER Those who missed the “Good Times” star’s show at the Burren Monday can catch up with him for three shows at Giggles, with Artie Januario and Christine Hurley. Nov. 14 at 8:30 p.m., $27.50, Nov. 15 at 7:15 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. $27.50. Giggles Comedy Club, 517 Broadway (Route 1), Saugus. 781-233-9950, www.gigglescomedy.com

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ANDREW “DICE” CLAY The shock comic hit a career lull after his arena-busting career in the ’80s and ’90s but has seen a resurgence after roles in “Entourage” and Woody Allen’s “Blue Jasmine.” Nov. 15, 9:45 p.m. $50. The Wilbur Theatre. 866-448-7849, www.thewilbur.com

NICK A. ZAINO III

NICK A. ZAINO III

Milva DiDomizio can be reached at milva.didomizio@globe.com