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Week In Rock: The Allman Brothers, Nine Inch Nails, The Decemberists, Fischerspooner

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The Decemberists

The Decemberists will be playing Tuesday night at the Hollywood Palladium | Picture via the Decemberists' Myspace

This week legendary Southern rock band the Allman Brothers will be taking on a two-night stint at the Greek Theatre with the Doobie Brothers. Cleveland-bred industrial rockers Nine Inch Nails are poised to co-headline the Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre with local alternative rock outfit Jane's Addiction. NY's own electroclash duo Fischerspooner will be gracing the Avalon. And, lastly, Portland-based indie rockers the Decemberists will be performing at the Hollywood Palladium.

The Decemberists - "Los Angeles, I'm Yours"

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Margot & The Nuclear So & So's, Telekenisis, Everything Now @ Troubadour $19
Gangi, LANDy (feat. Aaron Espinoza of Earlimart and Adam Goldberg), Paige Stark, The Life and Times @ Spaceland (Free!)
Juliette Commagere, Robert Francis, Ceci Bastida, Rademacher @ The Echo (Free!)
Golden Animals, Amusement Parks on Fire, Xu Xu Fang, Kera & the Lesbians @ Silver Lake Lounge (Free!)
Hollywood Swim Team, Total Brothers, Nocular Animals, Protect Me @ The Smell
The Cover Project #1 w/ ANAVAN, Foot Village, The Press Fire!, Juicboxxx @ Pehrspace
Manhattan Murder Mystery, Cobra Lilies, The Seizure @ Juanita's Restaurant & Bar
Jackie Tohn, Elizaveta, Jenni Alpert, Rebecca Pidgeon @ The Hotel Café
The Press Fire!, Show Girls, Voice on Tape, Happy Birthday Secret Weapon @ Mountain Bar
The Jake Labotz Band @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Metal Monday w/ Instinct of Aggression, Corrupt Defile, Jamison, Ultra Lord, Books of Blood @ The Roxy (Free!)
Steel Panther @ Key Club
Grouch & Eligh @ Glass House $21.90
Social Distortion, The Vandals, Japanese Motors, The Black Tibetans @ House of Blues Anaheim


Allman Brothers, Doobie Brothers @ Greek Theatre $50-140
The Decemberists, Other Lives @ Hollywood Palladium $42.75 Advance / $35 Day of Show
Chickenfoot @ The Roxy (Sold-Out)
Youth Group, Nico Stai, Useless Keys @ Troubadour $19
Avi Buffalo, Light Music, Bobb Bruno, Nial Morgan, DJ Sets by Vosotros @ The Echo
Hool, Cydney Robinson, Horse Stories @ Bootleg Theatre
Jack Wilson, Jr., Ready the Jet, Jr Juggernaut, Wet Cassette, Ballerina Black @ Spaceland
Rachael Cantu, Hesta Prynn, Palace of Buddies, Fortunato, Milosh @ Silver Lake Lounge $10.73
Until June (record release), Shane Alexander, Snow and Voices, Renee & Jeremy, David Berkleley @ The Hotel Café
Cancerpalooza: Debbie Hennessey, Charlie Lustman, Denise Vasquez, Brandon Schott and Michael Tiernan @ Molly Malone's Irish Pub
Mike Stinson @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Neptunes Factor @ Universal Bar & Grill
Zee Avi @ Fingerprints
The Meeting Places, Blank Blue, The Minor Canon @ The Prospector
Margot & The Nuclear So & So’s @ Detroit Bar


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Allman Brothers, Doobie Brothers @ Greek Theatre $50-140
Jane's Addiction, Nine Inch Nails, Street Sweeper Social Club @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre $35 (Lawn Only;Otherwise Sold-Out)
Ben Folds @ Hollywood Palladium $48.20
M83 @ Glass House $29.40
The Walkmen, The Morning Benders @ El Rey Theatre $30.40
Jill Sobule record release @ Largo at the Coronet $20
The Detroit Cobras, Dex Romweber Duo, Maxim Ludwig @ Troubadour $23.25
Zee Avi, Charlie Wadhams @ The Roxy $17.50 Advance / $15 Day of Show (Early Show; 7:30 PM)
Scion House Party w/ Dopplereffekt, Nadastrom, Discobell DJs @ The Roxy (Late Show; 10:30 PM)
Carina Round, Civilias, Jo Krasevich, Night Canopy, Milosh @ The Hotel Café
Club NME w/ BM Linx @ Spaceland $8
Dub Club @ Echoplex $5
Or, the Whale, Leslie and the Badgers, Olin and the Moon @ Silver Lake Lounge $10.73
Amanda Rogers, The Sketchy Indians, Homesick Elephant, Dustbowl Revival @ Echo Curio
Downtown/Union, Jack Wilson, Jr., Marvelous Toy, Odd Modern @ Mr. T's Bowl
The Morlocks, The Living Sickness @ Three Clubs
Sista Otis & the Wholly Rollers, The Neighborhood Bullies @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Mister Mister Miyagi @ Key Club


Gogol Bordello @ Pomona Fox Theater $35.55
Dave Palmer @ Largo at the Coronet (Little Room)
BLK JKS, Hecuba @ The Echo $10
New York Dolls @ Henry Fonda Music Box $32.55
The Virgins, Anya Marina, Lissy Trullie @ El Rey Theatre $25
Manchester Orchestra, Fun, Audrye Sessions, Winston Audio @ Troubadour (Sold-Out)
Ghost, Glasser, Lichens @ Spaceland $12
The 88 @ Key Club $27
Amanda Rogers @ Uknown Theater
Funeral Party, Venus Infers, The Tender Box, Star Parts @ The Roxy $9.50 Advance / $5 Day of Show
Restavrant, The F. Scott Band, T. D. Lund, Terraplane Sun @ Silver Lake Lounge $10.73
Susie Suh, Jim Hanft, Sweet Talk Radio, Danny Malone, JT Spangler @ The Hotel Café
Ninja Academy, Totally Serious, Clevis @ The Smell
Swim Party, Dreamers, Coca Cola, The Hard to Get @ The Scene
Appleblim, Hyperactive, Drumcell, Parn @ Echoplex $10
Knights of Monte Carlo @ Key Club
The Kills, The Horrors, The Magic Wands @ Glass House $22.95
Boomkat @ Club Good Hurt
Take Back the Night w/ Angela Correa @ UCLA
The Valley Arena record release, Fast Dragon, UV Lights @ Alex's Bar


Styx, REO Speedwagon @ Nokia Theatre $13.50-89.50
Taylor Swift @ Staples Center $39.50-59.50
Jon Brion @ Largo at the Coronet $25 (One Set Only; 9:30 PM)
The Kills, The Horrors, The Magic Wands @ Henry Fonda Music Box $28.35
Paul Roberts (of the Stranglers) @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge) $12
Oh No Oh My @ The Echo $10 (Early Show; 7 PM)
Freeland, Alex Metric @ The Echo $10 (Late Show; 8:30 PM)
Van Hunt record release @ Zanzibar $15 Advance / $18 Day of Show
Obits, The Lights, Tijuana Panthers @ Spaceland $10
dredg, Torche, Judgement Day @ Troubadour $25.75
Chain and the Gang, The Hive Dwellers, Jeremy Jay @ The Smell
Pat Mahoney, Hercules & Love Affair (DJ set) @ Avalon
Killola, Kristeen Young, Enation, The 1921a @ The Roxy $16.50 Advance / $12 Day of Show
The Good Listeners, Judd & Maggie, Very Be Careful @ Bootleg Theater $14.97
Aceyalone, Myka 9, Nocando @ The Airliner
Andy Clockwise, Ragsy, Oak and Gorski, Max Lugavere, Blake Perlman @ The Hotel Café
boxViolet, Ghost Machinists, Torches in Trees, Glen Iris, Santina @ Mr. T's Bowl
The New Room, Seaspin, Veil Veil Fanish, Sleepmask @ The Scene
Fort King, Jeff Hanson, Willow Willow, Detangler @ Pehrspace
Double Naught Spy Car, Susan James, Marshweed @ Echo Curio
Brutus Gets the Girl @ Silver Factory Studios
Big Sandy @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Soja @ Key Club
Luka Bloom @ McCabe's Guitar Shop
Gojira @ Glass House
Little Dragon @ Detroit Bar

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War @ Greek Theatre $35-80
Fischerspooner @ Avalon $39.50
Nomo, Those Dancing Days @ Spaceland $10
Tig, Sarah Silverman, Megan Mullally w/ Special Musical Guest @ Largo at the Coronet $25
Grant Lee Phillips @ Largo at the Coronet (Little Room)
The Dears, Great Northern, Eulogies @ Echoplex $15
Paul Roberts (of the Stranglers) @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge) $12
dredg, Torche, Judgement Day @ Troubadour $25.75
The Monolators, Kid Infinity, MakeMe, DJ Cleaver @ All Star Lanes in Eagle Rock
Woven, The Color Turning, The Union Line @ The Roxy $16.50 Advance / $12 Day of Show
Holly Conlan, Sam Shelton, Amy Kuney, The Dailies, Rachel Unthank @ The Hotel Café
Shiloe, Veil Veil Vanish, Octave Cat, Qu'est-ce-Que Ce @ Silver Factory Studios
Thee Makeout Party!, Champagne Socialists, Schatzi and Hazeltine @ Pehrspace
Chuck Dukowski Sextet, The Moon Upstairs, Insects vs. Robots @ Echo Curio
The Karabal Nightlife, Shirley Rolls @ American Legion Port 206 (227 N. Avenue 55)
Hottub, Keyishe, Torino @ Bordello $12.85
PROTECTME, The Splinters, A.M., Dreamdate @ The Smell
Funky Sole @ The Echo
Amanda Rogers @ Genghis Cohen
Winter Flowers, JD King, Bex Marshall @ Redwood Bar & Grill
The Entrance Band @ The Art Theater (4th and Cherry)
Detroit Cobras @ Detroit Bar


Flight Of The Conchords @ Greek Theatre (Sold-Out)
dredg, Torche, Judgement Day @ Troubadour
Part Time Punks Smiths/Morrissey Night @ The Echo
James Webber & Sarah Carter, Alana Sweetwater, Lisa Parade, Kellin Watson @ The Hotel Café
Barrio Tiger @ Spaceland (Free!)
Graham Colton, Bryan Greenberg, Curtis Peoples @ Largo at the Coronet $20
All Seeing Eye, Din Caliber, Mack Winston and the Reflections @ Space 15 Twenty
Gojira @ Key Club
Cromwell, Countless Hours, Kerusso, Stretford End, Across the Pacific @ The Roxy
Justin Townes Earle @ McCabe's Guitar Shop