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Arts and Entertainment

Tonight In Rock: Dawes, Luke Top, Abe Vigoda, Wait.Think.Fast.

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Luke Top

Luke Top will be performing tonight at Pershing Square | Picture via Luke Top's Myspace

Our Pick: Luke Top, My Pet Saddle @ Pershing Square

Tonight local alt-rockers Dawes will be taking on their second residency of the week (their first takes place at the Detroit Bar in Costa Mesa every Monday) at the Echo with Slang Chickens in tow. Experimental punk outfit Abe Vigoda are poised to take on the Smell. And, lastly, Echo Park-bred indie rock quartet Wait.Think.Fast. will be gracing La Cita. But we strongly suggest heading over to Pershing Square in Downtown to catch LAist favorite, LA-via-Tel Aviv transplant Luke Top—who may also be recognized as the front man of local afro-centric indie pop outfit Fool's Gold. Fullerton's own garage rockers My Pet Saddle 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.

Luke Top - "Friends"

Blue October, Longwave, Switchfoot @ The Wiltern
Torche, Big Business @ Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
The Script, Parachute @ El Rey Theatre
Luke Top, My Pet Saddle @ Pershing Square
Dawes, Slang Chickens, Big Echo @ The Echo (FREE! over 21/$7)
Club NME w/ Queen Kwong, The Capshuns, Shiloe, The Black Kites @ Spaceland
Wait.Think.Fast. @ La Cita
Abe Vigoda, Talbot Tagora, The Cysts, Bipolar Bear @ The Smell
Free Moral Agents, Thavius Beck @ The Airliner
Bobby Long, Maxim Ludwig, Laura Jansen @ The Hotel Café
Heavy Young Heathens, Roll the Tanks, Hammerheads @ Silver Lake Lounge
Alejandro Escovedo, The Dogs @ Troubadour