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Arts and Entertainment

Tonight In Rock: Giant Sand, Mike Watt & The Secondmen, Sherwood, Bang Camaro

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Guy Fantastico will be opening for Juliette Commagere tonight at Tangier Restaurant | Picture via Guy Fantastico's Myspace

Our Pick: Juliette Commagere, Guy Fantastico, Life Underwater @ Tangier Restaurant

There is a plethora of shows tonight in LA. But none of them really spark our interest. Tucson-based indie rockers Giant Sand will be headlining the Echo. Our good friend Mike Watt is scheduled to perform at Harold's Place in San Pedro. And to top the night off, we've got Dub Club at the Echoplex and Club NME at Spaceland. However, we suggest heading over to Tangier to watch Guy Fantastico's debut performance. The twenty-something singer-songwriter, who once fronted the LA-based alt-rock band Acute, will be testing out songs from his forthcoming solo record, Nesting, which was produced and recorded by none other than Bobby Birdman.

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Guy Fantastico - "Never Enough Love"

Indie 103 presents CLUB NME @ Spaceland
Dub Club @ Echoplex
Joe Frank @ Largo at the Coronet
Sherwood, The Pink Spiders, The Summer Set @ Troubadour
Mike Watt & The Secondmen @ Harold's Place
Filter Presents: Dead Ponies, Dirty Kings, Roses on Her Grave @ Redwood Bar
Solar Wimp, Ask Alice, Hurtmodel, Mad Planet @ Mr T's Bowl (Free!)
The Color Turning, Lemonwilde @ The Silver Lake Lounge
Giant Sand, Robert Francis, Bucksworth @ The Echo
The Frail, Spider Problem, Golden Years @ Boardner's
Juliette Commagere, Guy Fantastico, Life Underwater @ Tangier Restaurant
Marathon Live w/ Silver Rockets, Goldrush @ 3 of Clubs
Nachtmystium, Wolves in the Throne Room, Gavin DeGraw, Charlotte Sometimes @ House of Blues Sunset
Bang Camaro, The Ringers @ The Roxy
New Kids on the Block @ Staples Center
Natalie Walker, Samuel Markus @ The Hotel Cafe
The Black Lips, Mika Miko @ The Glass House