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Tonight In Rock: Gillian Welch, Foreign Born, Son Volt, The Very Best

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Foreign Born


Foreign Born will be playing tonight at the Hammer Museum | Photo by Emily Ulmer via Foreign Born's Myspace

Our Pick: Foreign Born, Warpaint @ Hammer Museum

Tonight Nashville-based bluegrass troubadour Gillian Welch will be performing with very special guests at Largo at the Coronet. Saint Louis-bred alt-rockers Son Volt will be performing at the Wiltern, opening for none other than Canada's own Cowboy Junkies. And, lastly, the Very Best, a fledgling musical amalgam comprised of London based production duo Radioclit and Malawi-bred crooner Esau Mwamwaya, will be performing at the Echoplex with Rainbow^Arabia in tow. But we strongly suggest heading over to the UCLA's Hammer Museum to catch local indie rock outfit Foreign Born (LAist Review), who will be performing for this week's edition of Also I Like to Rock. LAist favorites Warpaint (LAist Review, #2, #3) 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.

Foreign Born - "Things We'll Never Be"

Gillian Welch @ Largo at the Coronet
Cowboy Junkies, Son Volt @ The Wiltern
Foreign Born, Warpaint @ Hammer Museum
Jet, Red Cortez, Paper Tongues @ Key Club
The Germs, Agent Orange, Spider Problem @ El Rey Theatre
thenewno2 @ The Grammy Museum
The Very Best, Rainbow^Arabia, Bersa Discos @ Echoplex
LA (heart) SF Presents: The Flying Tourbillon Orchestra, French Miami, The Monolators, Kissing Cousins @ The Echo
The Spires, The French Semester, Tall Tales @ Echo Curio
The Girls, Rough Kids, Gestapo Khazi, Wet Reckless, Narwhal Party @ The Five Star Bar
Orisha, Healamonster and Tarsier, Firs, Pollyn @ Silver Lake Lounge
Dirty Sweet, Bloodcat Love, White Arrows, Heavy Young Heathens @ Spaceland
Kate Earl, Rachel Goodrich, Madi Diaz, The Northstar Session, Maren Parusel @ The Hotel Café
The Zeros, The Muffs, Prima Donna @ Troubadour
La Santa Cecilia @ Eastside Luv
Lily Wilson, Blake Knight, Debra Davis, Peter Dailey @ Molly Malone's Irish Pub
Sgt. Garcia, Ricardo Lemvo & Markina Loca @ Santa Monica Pier
Free Moral Agents, Blank Blue @ The Que Sera