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Tonight In Rock: Elvis Costello, The Flaming Lips, Jay Reatard, The Minor Canon
Blank Blue will be performing tonight at Spaceland | Photo by Theo Jemison via Blank Blue's Myspace
Our Pick: The Minor Canon, The Grownup Noise, Blank Blue, Justin Janer Quartet @ Spaceland
Tonight English singer-songwriter Elvis Costello and the Sugarcanes will be headlining the Greek Theatre with Nashville-based three-time Grammy Award-winning folk songstress Lucinda Williams in tow. Oklahoma-based psych-infused alternative rock outfit the Flaming Lips are poised to unleash their rather euphoric theatrics upon onlookers at the Pomona Fox Theatre. And, lastly, Memphis-bred garage punk troubadour Jay Reatard will be performing in-store at Amoeba Music in Hollywood. But we strongly suggest heading over to Spaceland to catch local indie rock outfit the Minor Canon. LAist favorites, Long Beach-based experimental electronic act Blank Blue are slated to kick things off.
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.
Blank Blue - "Eyes Closed (Nosaj Thing Remix)"
Elvis Costello and The Sugarcanes, Lucinda Williams @ Greek Theatre
The Flaming Lips, Ghostland Observatory, Stardeath and White Dwarfs @ Pomona Fox Theater
Jay Reatard @ Amoeba Music (FREE! Early Show; 7 PM)
Neil Finn @ Largo at the Coronet (Sold-Out)
Correatown's record release, Marvelous Toy, The Break Ups, Killsonic @ The Echo
The Minor Canon, The Grownup Noise, Blank Blue, Justin Janer Quartet @ Spaceland
Lovemakers, We Should Be Dead, People @ Silver Lake Lounge
Dept of Real Estate, Motoko Honda, Joe Berardi, Dos (Mike Watt and Kira Roessler) @ Echo Curio
TD Lind, Leftover Cuties @ Bordello
A Collaboration by Jason Reeves and Jordan Lawhead @ The Hotel Café
Jokers of the Scene @ Arena
Hatebreed @ Glass House
Down, Melvins, Weedeater, Danava @ House of Blues Anaheim