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Arts and Entertainment

Tonight in Rock: Los Lobos, Cold War Kids

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East LA's Los Lobos play tonight at the Greek Theatre with Los Lonely Boys | Photo via their MySpace page

Added to the below list is the Cold War Kids where, according to the LA Times' Soundboard blog, they'll be playing a secret show at the R Bar tonight. "They’ll likely be previewing new songs from their forthcoming album 'Loyalty to Loyalty' that’s out Sept. 23, so if you figure out what pirate-related password they’re using at the door this week, it’s worth showing up early, as the place only holds 80 people," August Brown writes. Password, what's that all about? Learn a little more about the R-Bar here (according to LAist Contributor Sarah Ardalani, the password is "giddy up" as of last Monday.)

Tonight's listings are after the jump...

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Tonight
Cold War Kids @ R Bar
Wyclef Jean @ House of Blues
Diana Ross @ Hollywood Bowl
Jon Brion @ Largo at the Coronet
The Republic Tigers @ Spaceland
Ying Yang Twins, Tyga @ Key Club
Darker My Love, Fool's Gold @ The Echo
Los Lonely Boys, Los Lobos @ The Greek Theatre
Rocky Votolato, Owen, Vast Atlantic @ Troubadour
EPMD, Grandmaster Flash, U-N-I @ Crash Mansion
Young Animals, Hotbodies, Cries and Whispers @ Echo Curio
Ninja Academy, That Noise, Black Party Politics, Surrender the Pink @ pehrspace
Millionaires, Hypercrush, Brokencyde, And Then There Were None @ Knitting Factory
The High Wires / Lena Mar / Katie O'Tool / Nurah @ On the Rocks (2nd Floor, The Roxy)