British Invasion: Anna Calvi, an English singer-songwriter lauded for her moody textured pop, dynamic flamenco-esque guitar skills and frequent P.J. Harvery comparisons, performs at Bowery Ballroom. Cuckoo Chaos and She Keeps Bees open. $21 tickets here. 8 p.m.
Late Night: Professional gabber Jimmy Fallon reads from "Thank You Notes," a collection of jokes culled from a skit on his show, at Barnes & Noble Union Square. House band The Roots joins him. Free. 7:30 p.m.
Post-Punk: Cacaphonous Brooklyn duo Yvette plays its tight psych-punk tunes at Glasslands. Dirty Fences and Gung Ho join 'em on the bill, which is part of Deli magazine's "Best of Emerging Artists" music festival. $8 at the door. 7:45 p.m.