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Arts and Entertainment

Tonight In Rock: Sloan, Kaki King, Dum Dum Girls, Saint Motel

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Dum Dum Girls will be performing tonight at the Echo | Photo by Justin Maxon for the Fader


Dum Dum Girls will be performing tonight at the Echo | Photo by Justin Maxon for the Fader
Our Pick: Dum Dum Girls, Crocodiles, Dunes, Soft Healer @ The Echo

Tonight Toronto-based alternative rockers Sloan, who were present at last night's Hot Hot Heat show, will be headlining the House of Blues Sunset. Hottlanta-based rocker Kaki King is poised to head a Gulf Coast Benefit at the Mint with none other than Ben Lee, Carina Round, and Rachael Cantu. And, lastly, local indie rock outfit Saint Motel (LAist Interview) will be kicking the Hammer Museum's summer concert series 'Also I Like To Rock' into gear with the talk of town: local rock outfit Kitten, which of course features 15-year-old frontwoman Chloe Chaidez. But we strongly suggest heading over to the Echo to catch the reunion of local garage pop quartet Dum Dum Girls, who recently re-released a 11-track cassette aptly entitled Blissed Out. LAist favorites, San Diegan garage rockers Crocodiles (LAist Inteview) 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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Dum Dum Girls - "Throw Aggi (Black Tambourine cover)"

Sloan - "C'mon C'mon (We're Gonna Get It Started)"

Kaki King - "Falling Day"

Saint Motel - "Dear Dictator (Sam Sparro remix)"

Devo @ Hollywood Park
Gulf Coast Benefit feat. Kaki King, Ben Lee, Carina Round, Rachael Cantu, The Silver Lake Chorus @ The Mint
Dum Dum Girls, Crocodiles, Dunes, Soft Healer @ The Echo
Also I Like To Rock feat. Saint Motel, Kitten @ Hammer Museum
Year Long Disaster, Waxy, Open Hand, Solare @ Spaceland
The Foreign Resort, Tigers Can Bite You, Dreamtiger, Space Waves @ Silver Lake Lounge
Batwings Catwings, I.E., Luna Is Honey, Michael Nhat, Kid Infinity @ Echo Curio
Tiny Little, Ostrich Eyes, Disciple of Saturn, Plasma Center @ The Smell
B-Kids, The Legion of Dumb, Anesthetic Frank, Cosmonots @ Mr. T's Bowl
Gary Jules, Garrison Starr, Congos, Scott Mellis @ The Hotel Café
See Spot, The Bohunks, The Debonaires @ Troubadour
Sloan @ House of Blues Sunset Strip
Shwayze w/ Fat Lip @ The Roxy
Mickey Avalon @ The Viper Room
The Adicts @ Key Club
Eskmo @ King King
Tiny Preservation @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Iglu & Hartly @ Saint Rocke
Pinback presents The Rob and Zach Show @ Detroit Bar