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Arts and Entertainment

Tonight In Rock: Beck, King Khan, Vic Chesnut, The Western States Motel

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Marching Band will be playing tonight at Spaceland | Picture via the Marching Band's Myspace

Our Pick: The Western States Motel, Marching Band (From Sweden), The Boxing Lesson @ Spaceland

Tonight hometown hero Beck will be playing his second and final night at the virginal Club Nokia. As Buzzbands blogger Kevin Bronson tweeted early last night, "Club Nokia's *posh* -- nicer even than finding free street parking 5 blocks away." Memphis-based punk rocker Jay Reatard will be opening the show this time around. The crazy garage rock outfit known as King Khan & the BBQ Show will be stopping by the Echo with Seattle's the Dutchess & the Duke. LA locals The Monolators will be continuing their Monday Night Residency at the hole-and-corner Pehrspace. And, lastly, our personal favorites the Western States Motel (LAist Review, Interview) will be doing the same at Spaceland with Swedish indie rockers the Marching Band, who are scheduled to open the month-long residency. We've heard great things about the band, so head on over to Silverlake to catch them!

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Marching Band - "For Your Love"

Beck, Jay Reatard @ Club Nokia
King Khan & the BBQ Show, The Dutchess & The Duke, Flash Express @ The Echo
Vic Chestnut, Elf Power @ Echoplex
The Western States Motel, Marching Band (From Sweden), The Boxing Lesson @ Spaceland
The Monolators, 60 Watt Kid, Manhattan Murder Mystery, The Health Club @ Pehrspace
His Orchestra, Grace Woodroofe, Gods Gang, An Horse, Alaskan Summer @ The Silver Lake Lounge (Free!)
The Dharma Bums, My Velcroe, The Big Booty Party, The Picket Rockets @ Mr T's Bowl
Resident Hero @ The Troubadour
Eagle Rock Bowling & Drinking Club Presents: VC Benefit Show w/ At Demonhead, The Miles Approach, Danger Bees @ All-Star Lanes
Tom McRae, Steve Reynolds, Molly Beanland, Meaghan Smith, Jon McKiel @ The Hotel Café
The Last Vegas @ The Viper Room
Francisco The Man, Sweet Sweet Things, The Henry Clay People @ Detroit Bar