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Tonight In Rock: Vampire Weekend, Abe Vigoda, Frankie Rose & The Outs

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Tonight NY-bred indie pop outfit Vampire Weekend (LAist Review, #2, #3, #4) will be headlining the Hollywood Bowl with Baltimore-bred dream pop duo Beach House and the Very Best, an eclectic musical amalgam comprised of London based production duo Radioclit and Malawi-bred crooner Esau Mwamwaya. LA-based experimental punk outfit Abe Vigoda are slated to perform at this year's Abbot Kinney Festival with none other than Long Beach natives Crystal Antlers (LAist Review), Puro Instincto, LA-based alt-rockers Olin & the Moon (LAist Interview), Voxhaul Broadcast, Kenneth Pattengale and many more. Ex-Vivian Girls drummer Frankie Rose & the Outs will be ringing in their debut disc at the Echo with LA-by-way-of-Glasgow retro 50s/60s pop outfit Neverever for this week's edition of Part Time Punks.

Vampire Weekend - "Horchata"

Beach House - "Zebra"

The Very Best - "Warm Heart Of Africa feat. Ezra Koenig"

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Abe Vigoda - "Dream Of My Love (Chasing After You)"

Frankie Rose & The Outs - "Girlfriend Island"

Vampire Weekend, Beach House, The Very Best @ Hollywood Bowl
Abbot Kinney Festival 2010 feat. Abe Vigoda, Crystal Antlers, Puro Instinct, Voxhaul Broadcast, Kenneth Pattengale, Joey Ryan, Olin & The Moon, Francisco The Man & dublab DJs @ Abbot Kinney Blvd (Abbot Kinney Blvd at Venice Blvd)
Rx Bandits performing "Mandala," Big Sir @ Troubadour
Musette, Claire Holley @ The Echo (Early Show; 5 PM)
Part Time Punks feat. Frankie Rose & the Outs' record release, Hunx and His Punx, Neverever @ The Echo
Sleepy Sun, Mini Mansions, Strangers Family Band @ The Viper Room
Slaid Cleaves @ McCabe's Guitar Shop