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This Weekend in Rock: Dark Meat, HP Music Fest

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There are to music festivals today: one large in scale, one large in heart. The Greek Theatre hosts the LA Latin Jazz Festival tonight as the Highland Park Music Festival goes throughout the day starting after 1:00 p.m. at Zeppelin Music. Another festival is going on right now and while it does have music, it's a bit more eco-focused.

Tonight
Los Angeles Latin Jazz Festival 2008 @ Greek Theatre
Dark Meat, Restaurant, Crystal Antlers @ The Echo
The Duke Spirit @ Troubadour (sold out)
Northern State, The Dollyrots, Killola, The Trucks @ Knitting Factory
Captain Ahab, Juiceboxxx, I.E., Small Breed @ The Smell
Air Traffic, Sky Parade, Eagle Seagull @ Spaceland
The Growlers, Lemon Sun, Rosewood Thieves @ The Detroit Bar (Costa Mesa)
Highland Park Music Festival @ Zeppelin Music
KIIS FM Wango Tango @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater (Irvine)

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Sunday, May 11, 2008
Syd Straw and the People @ McCable's Guitar Shop (read the LAist interview with Syd)
The Warlocks, The Meek, The Stevenson Ranch Davidians @ Alex's Bar
Ben Taylor, David Saw, Schuler Fisk, Molly Jenson @ Hotel Cafe
Alex and Sam, February Fifths @ Tangier (read the LAist interview with Alex & Sam)
Restaurant, The Meemies, Andy Clockwise, Matt Ellis @ Cinema Bar
Dave Gleason, Tornado Magnet, The Fall Stars, The Holler Dopers @ The Echo