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Clubs

PARTY IN THE ICA

First Fridays celebrates our nation’s birthday with music by Ruby Rose Fox and DJ YVNG PAVL, and specialty cocktails including the Star-Spangled Sparkler. July 3, 5-10 p.m. $15, advance tickets recommended. Institute of Contemporary Art, 100 Northern Ave., Boston. www.icaboston.org

LAKE PEOPLE

Leipzig-based techno artist Martin Enke released his album “Purposely Uncertain Field” this year. He visits Re:Set for a midweek show. July 8, 10 p.m. Phoenix Landing, 512 Mass. Ave., Cambridge. www.phoenixlanding
bar.com

DON DIABLO

The DJ and producer, born and raised in Holland, boasts a portfolio that includes remixes of Madonna (“Ghosttown”), Ed Sheeran (“Don’t”), and The Wombats (“Give Me a Try”). He’s featured at this week’s edition of Sofa King Fridays. July 3, 10 p.m. Royale, 279 Tremont St., Boston. www.royaleboston.com

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BALKAN BEAT BOX

The Israeli trio melds world music traditions including Jewish, Balkan, and Middle Eastern with electronica and Gypsy punk.
July 8, 7 p.m. Paradise Rock Club, 967 Comm. Ave., Boston. www.crossroadspresents.com

Milva DiDomizio

Comedy

BEST OF LAUGH BOSTON

The club is bringing in four of the heaviest-hitting young comics from the Boston scene, with Dan Boulger, Mike Whitman, Lamont Price, and Sam Jay. July 2-3,
8 p.m. $20-$35. Laugh Boston, 425 Summer St., Boston. 617-725-2844, www.laughboston.com

LIFE ON THE GAY-LIST

Singer and costar of Logo’s 2008 comedy series “Sordid Lives,” Jason Dottley explores the gritty details of his experience with gay marriage, divorce, and dating after 30 in this one-man show. July 2, 8 p.m. $20-$25. Club Café, 209 Columbus Ave., Boston. 617-536-0966, www.clubcafe.com

TONY V

A great lineup from top to bottom, with one of Boston’s most consistently laugh-inducing veterans headlining, and two solid support acts in Christine Hurley and Artie Januario. July 3, 8:30 p.m. $20. Giggles Comedy Club, 517 Broadway (Route 1), Saugus. 781-233-9950, www.giggles
comedy.com

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FRESH FACES SHOWCASE

This is usually the night for newer comics to shine, but there are some great ringers, too, with Matt Donaher and Anthony Scibelli on the bill. July 8, 8 p.m. $10. The Comedy Studio, 1238 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge. 617-661-6507, www.thecomedy
studio.com

NICK A. ZAINO III