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Tonight In Rock: U2, Tegan And Sara, The Parson Red Heads, Learning Music

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Learning Music will be performing today at Bedrock Studios | Picture via Learning Music's Myspace


Learning Music will be performing today at Bedrock Studios | Picture via Learning Music's Myspace
Our Pick: Bedrocktoberfest w/ Learning Music, Fort Wife, Evan Way (of the Parson Red Heads) @ Bedrock Studios (FREE! Early Show; 2-6 PM)

Tonight legendary Dublin-bred alternative rockers U2 will be performing to a sold-out crowd at the Rose Bowl with none other than the Black Eyed Peas. Canadian singer-songwriters Tegan and Sara are poised to take on a two-night stint at the Orpheum Theatre in Downtown. And, lastly, local indie pop outfit the Parson Red Heads (LAist Review, #2, #3) will be gracing Casey's Irish Bar & Grill. But we strongly suggest heading over to the newly opened Bedrock Studios (LAist Interview) to catch local prolific songwriter John Wood, who performs under the pseudonym Learning Music. LA-based singer-songwriter Evan Way of the Parson Red Heads (LAist Review, #2, #3) is poised to perform as well.

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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Learning Music - "Nature's Cup"

U2, Black Eyed Peas @ Rose Bowl
Miley Cyrus, Demi Lovato, Jesse McCartney @ Nokia Theatre
Ennio Morricone with the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra @ Hollywood Bowl (Canceled!)
Linda Ronstadt Y Mariachi Los Camperos @ Gibson Amphitheatre
Tegan and Sara @ Orpheum Theatre
Bedrocktoberfest w/ Learning Music, Fort Wife, Evan Way (of the Parson Red Heads) @ Bedrock Studios (FREE! Early Show; 2-6 PM)
The Parson Red Heads, Hymns, The Street & Babe Show @ Casey's Irish Bar & Grill
Greg Laswell's EP release, Tongue and Groove @ The Hotel Café
Jello Biafra and the Guantanamo School of Medicine @ El Rey Theatre
Madstory, Olivermore, Gangster Funk Machine, Cepheun Monk, 23 Link Chain @ Troubadour
Rats, Dominique Leone @ Echo Curio
Blue Jungle, De Hombres @ The Smell
The Spits, Davila 666, Cheap Time, Rough Kids, Okie Dokie @ Five Star Bar
Ralph Stanley & His Clinch Mountain Boys, Cherryholmes @ Royce Hall at UCLA
William Elliott Whitmore @ Saint Rocke