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Tonight In Rock: Art Brut, White Rabbits, Chairlift, Busdriver

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White Rabbits


White Rabbits will be playing at the Troubadour | Photo by Andrew Droz Palermo via White Rabbits' Myspace

Our Pick: White Rabbits, The Subjects @ Troubadour

Tonight English/German indie rockers Art Brut will be continuing a three night stint at Spaceland with Rumspringa (LAist Review, #2) and Voxhaul Broadcast in tow. Brooklyn-based indie pop act Chairlift (LAist Review), who gained popularity through those (goddamn) lurid Apple commercials, are poised to grace the Echo with Fool's Gold front man Luke Top. And, lastly, local rapper Busdriver (LAist Review, #2) will be headlining the Knitting Factory's Main Stage in celebration of his forthcoming disc, 2009's Jhelli Beam. But we strongly suggest heading over to the Troubadour to catch NYC-based indie rock sextet White Rabbits. LAist favorites the Subjects are slated to kick things off.

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You can find these listings as well as the rest of the week's in our weekly Week In Rock post, which goes up every Sunday.

White Rabbits - "The Lady Vanishes"

White Rabbits, The Subjects @ Troubadour
Art Brut, Rumspringa, Voxhaul Broadcast @ Spaceland
Chairlift, Luke Top, The Frequency @ The Echo
Busdriver, Nocando, Blank Blue @ Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
Troy This, Actress, The Bixby Knolls, Socadia @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge)
Lex Land, Stacy Clark, Chicken Little @ Viento Y Agua
Warpaint @ Amoeba Records (Early Show; 7 PM)
Littl'ans @ Silver Lake Lounge
Dwight Yoakam @ Grammy Museum
Keyshia Cole @ Nokia Theatre
Cheetahsaurus, Beat Killers, The Lost Patrol, Gossip Tree @ The Smell
Earl Scruggs: His Family And Friends @ Silent Movie Theatre
I Was A Lover DeLorean Was A Dealer, Black Apples, Juanita and the Rabbit @ Alex's Bar
Gram Rabbit, LocationLocation, Loquat @ Saint Rocke