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Tonight in Rock: Mike Watt, Beach House, Say Anything

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Mike Watt & the Missing Men | Photo via their MySpace page

David Cotner at LA Weekly talks about tonight's concert at Safari Sam's: "George Tabb — venerable punk activist and Maximum Rock 'n' Roll columnist — has World Trade Center Syndrome... [he has] PKD (Polycystic Kidney Disease — translation: kidney calluses that create a kind of agony at which even Satan winces) as a result of him living near Ground Zero, and, to help defray the costs of his medical expenses, all ticket revenues tonight go toward that end. Mike Watt & the Missingmen open up, along with Money Mark, the Latin funk of OO Soul, the garage-psych stylings of Woolly Bandits, former Zappa guitarist Mike Keneally and others."

Murder By Death @ Henry Fonda
Brother Ali, Abstract Rude, Toki Wright, BK One @ The Troubadour
Beach House, Papercuts @ The Echo
Say Anything @ Avalon
The Pillows @ El Rey
Delhi 2 Dublin @ Temple Bar
Bruce Eskovitz Jazz Orchestra @ Charlie O's (Valley)
Mike Watt & the Missing Men, Money Mark, Arc Welders,The D-Maggs, 00 Soul, Wooly Bandits, Mike Keneally @ Safari Sam's

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