Show: Nile This South Carolina outfit, led by lyricist and front man Karl Sanders, is pretty much everything an antiquities geek could ask for in a death-metal band.

6 PM, Metro, 3730 N. Clark, 773-549-0203, $27.50, $25 in advance.

Dinner: Moxie An oasis on a Wrigleyville strip dominated by burgers and fries, Moxie is soothing and chic.

3517 N. Clark St., 773-935-6694