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Tonight In Rock: Kimya Dawson, The Builders And The Butchers, Alberta Cross, Clare & The Reasons

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Hacienda will be performing tonight at the Troubadour | Photo by Rachel Kresh via Hacienda's Myspace

Hacienda will be performing tonight at the Troubadour | Photo by Rachel Kresh via Hacienda's Myspace
Our Pick: Alberta Cross, Hacienda, The Jakes @ Troubadour

Tonight acclaimed Olympia-bred anti-folk singer-songwriter Kimya Dawson will be gracing the Smell in Downtown. Portland's own folk rockers the Builders and the Butchers (LAist Interview) are poised to take on Spaceland. And, lastly, Brooklyn-based indie pop septet Clare & the Reasons will be performing at McCabe's Guitar Shop. But we strongly suggest heading over to the Troubadour to catch Brooklyn-via-London-via-Sweden rock revivalists Alberta Cross. LAist favorites, San Antonio's own retro 50s/60s rock outfit Hacienda 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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Hacienda - "Angela"

Alberta Cross, Hacienda, The Jakes @ Troubadour
The Builders and the Butchers, Blue Giant, Mia Riddle @ Spaceland
Kimya Dawson, Your Heart Breaks, Angelo Spencer @ The Smell
Van Dyke Parks, Clare & the Reasons, Josh Mease @ McCabe's Guitar Shop
Agnostic Front, Death By Stereo @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Creedle, Upsilon Acrux @ Bootleg Theater
Steven Severin: "Blood of a Poet" @ Silent Movie Theatre
Twilight Sleep, The Arms, A Decent Animal, Red Tide @ Silver Lake Lounge
Julia Nunez, Danny Tieger, Make Moon @ The Echo
Man/Miracle @ Origami Vinyl (Early Show; 7 PM)
The Daylights, Golden State, Apollo Run, The Spring Standards, Kelly Dalton @ The Hotel Café
The Cigarette Bums, Manhattan Murder Mystery, Robert James @ L'KEG Gallery
The Fresas, Toy Robot, Canons and Clouds, The Antiques, Franklin Music School @ Mr. T's Bowl
Ghestapo Khazi, Stab City, The Champanties, The Choke @ Alex's Bar