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Arts and Entertainment

Tonight In Rock: Jon Brion, Blind Pilot, Castledoor, Bobby Birdman

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Castledoor will be performing tonight at the Bootleg Theatre | Photo by Koga for LAist

Castledoor will be performing tonight at the Bootleg Theatre | Photo by Koga for LAist
Our Pick: Castledoor, We Barbarians, The Fall Trees @ Bootleg Theater

Tonight, as always, local multi-instrumentalist/producer extraordinaire Jon Brion (LAist Interview, #2, Review) will be jamming with friends at the Largo at the Coronet. Portland's own indie pop outfit Blind Pilot (LAist Interview) are poised to headline the Troubadour with none other than Rhode Island-bred folk act the Low Anthem (LAist Interview). And, lastly, local electro pop mastermind Bobby Birdman will be gracing Temporary Spaces 2 with Portland-based experimental electronic duo YACHT. But we strongly suggest heading over to the Bootleg Theatre to catch local indie pop act Castledoor (LAist Review, #2, #3, #4, #5, #6, #7). LAist favorites, Long Beach-based indie rockers We Barbarians 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.

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Jon Brion @ Largo at the Coronet
Mika @ Hollywood Palladium
Tiger Army @ The Wiltern
Ben Gibbard & Jay Farrar, John Roderick @ El Rey Theatre
Blind Pilot, The Low Anthem, Mimicking Birds @ Troubadour
Castledoor, We Barbarians, The Fall Trees @ Bootleg Theater
Kurt Vile and the Violators, White Arrows, Under The Asbury @ Spaceland
Dragonette @ The Echo
YACHT, Bobby Birdman @ Temporary Spaces 2 (4658 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles)
Jeremy Jay, Sea Lions, The Cigarette Bums @ The Smell
Spindrift, Xu Xu Fang, White Rhino, Slipping Into Darkness @ The Viper Room
Elaine Layabout's Hella Hipster Hoedown V w/ Wake Up Lucid, The Fling, Moses Campbell, the1921a @ Pehrspace
Brian Wright, Those Darlins, Austin Hartley Leonard, Papersun, The Devil Whale, The Mornings @ The Hotel Café
Johnny O'Donnell, Get In More fights, Matt Kollar and The Angry Mob, The Alacrity, Crooked Cowboy and The Freshwater Indians @ Mr. T's Bowl
Manhattan Murder Mystery, Stab City, Orphan Pigs, Hello My Name Is Red @ Echo Curio
Vermouth, 77 El Deora @ Taix Lounge
Smokeout Festival 2009 w/ Slipknot, Deftones, Cypress Hill, Sublime w/ Rome, Pennywise, Kottonmouth Kings, Method Man & Red Man, Bad Brains, K-Naan w/ J Perios, Mix Master Mike @ San Manuel Amphitheater
Kid Sister, Fosstradamus @ Detroit Bar
Iglu & Hartly, Malbec @ Saint Rocke

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