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Tonight In Rock: Jon Brion, Cold War Kids, Joseph Arthur, Jemina Pearl

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Cold War Kids will be performing tonight at the Wiltern | Picture via the Cold War Kids'


Cold War Kids will be performing tonight at the Wiltern | Picture via the Cold War Kids'
Our Pick: Cold War Kids, Alec Ounsworth @ The Wiltern

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. Akron-bred folk rock singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur is poised to kick off a two-night stint at the Troubadour with none other than the son of Paul Simon, Harper Simon. LAist favorite Jemina Pearl, lead singer of acclaimed Nashville-based garage rock outfit Be Your Own Pet, will be gracing the Echo. But we strongly suggest heading over to the Wiltern to catch Long Beach-bred indie rock stalwarts the Cold War Kids (LAist Review, #2). Clap Your Hands Say Yeah front man Alec Ounsworth is 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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Cold War Kids - "Santa Ana Winds"

Jon Brion @ Largo at the Coronet
Cold War Kids, Alec Ounsworth @ The Wiltern
Slayer, Megadeth, Testament @ Long Beach Arena
Joseph Arthur, Harper Simon @ Troubadour
Anti-Flag, Aiden, Cancer Bats, Broadway Calls Trash Talk @ Henry Fonda Music Box
Jemina Pearl @ The Echo
Space Hell Closing Reception w/ Big Whup, Signals, David Scott Stone @ L'KEG Gallery
Neon Hates You Festival/The Smell Anniversary w/ Robin Williams On Fire, Mincemeat Or Tenspeed, Realicide, Simo Soo @ The Smell
Andy Clockwise, Brother Sal, Brian Wright & the Waco Tragedies, Carla Werner, Tracy Bonham, Tin Can Notes @ The Hotel Café
The Street & Babe Shadow @ Origami Vinyl (Early Show; 7 PM)
Movits, The Blasting Company @ Spaceland
My Flag Is On Fire, Graham Forest, City of Progress, The Traditionist @ Echo Curio
Elaine Layabout's Hella Hipster Hoedown 9 w/ Blackbird Raum, Cobra Lilies, Black Sparrow Press, Mista Cookie Jar & The Chocolate Chips @ Pehrspace
Fight Amp @ Vacation (4679 Hollywood Blvd., Los Angeles; Early Show - 7 PM)
Rocco Deluca & the Burden, Jim Garrison @ Saint Rocke