Cool Picks Monday September 17, 2012

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1) Hip-hop artist GZA performs tonight at Altar Bar. Also on the bill are Sweet Valley, Killer Mike, Bear Hands. 7:30 p.m. 1620 Penn Ave., Strip District.

2) The Smiling Moose  hosts raunchy and humorous comedian Neil Hamburger, whose video performances include That’s Not Gold, That’s Dung; and Comedy Death Ray.  Hamburger’s favorite targets include celebrities and corporations.  With special guests Nick Flanagan, Robert Hibbs. 10:30 p.m. 1306 E. Carson St. (upstairs), South Side.

3) Roger Humphries Trio with vocalist Sandy Dowe are the featured entertainers for Savoy Restaurant’s Jazz Mondays. 6 p.m. – 10 p.m. 2623 Penn Ave., Strip District.

4) Take the edge off of Monday night with a movie at the Hollywood Theater. Thelma and Louise (R), a wild desert romp with Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel and Brad Pitt plays at 7:30 p.m.; followed by the 2012 documentary The Imposter (R) at 9 :30 p.m. 1449 Potomac Ave., Dormont.