Thursday, August 6
UK psych-rockers Django Django are back in fine form with their new album Born Under Saturn, and their tour with Beat Connection is not one to miss. Catch them at the El Rey Theatre tonight or the Observatory tomorrow. 9pm, 5515 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA.
Friday, August 7
Something called Riot Grill Fest has to be amazing. Head to the Regent Theater to catch Babes In Toyland, Le Butcherettes, Slutever, and more. 7pm, 448 S. Main St, Los Angeles, CA.
Monday, August 10
Night Beds take a wild turn towards dark synth pop on new album Ivywild, and they’re all the more interesting for it. Check out the new jams at Bardot tonight, along with King Washington, Blah Blah Blah, and Yoko and the Oh Nos. 8pm, 1737 Vine Street, Hollywood, CA.
Tuesday, August 11
Two of dance rock’s most reliable acts join forces tonight at the Greek Theatre. Hot Chip, who recently released new album Why Make Sense?, are joined by funk-loving veterans !!!, who just announced new record As If. Com Truise rounds out the bill. 7pm, 2700 North Vermont, Los Angeles, CA.
Wednesday, August 12
90s aficionados Happyness bring their uniquely humorous songs to the Wayfarer tonight. Debut album Weird Little Birthday is a good place to spend some time. 8pm, 843 W 19th Street, Costa Mesa, CA.