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Week In Rock: Joe Cocker, Erykah Badu, Peaches, The Field

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Peaches will be playing Saturday and Sunday at the Henry Fonda Music Box | Picture via Peaches' Myspace

This week legendary English blues/rock singer Joe Cocker will be headlining the Nokia Theatre in Downtown. Dallas-bred multiple Grammy Award-winning soul singer-songwriter Erykah Badu is poised to grace Club Nokia. Toronto-based electronica musician Peaches will be taking on a two-night stint, sex-ing up the Henry Fonda Music Box. And, lastly, Swedish microhouse proponent Axel Willner, otherwise known as the Field, will be performing alongside the Juan Maclean at the Avalon.

Peaches - "I Feel Cream"

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Larchmont Charter West Fundraiser w/ Sara Bareilles, Jim Bianco, Charlie Gillingham, Kyla Graves, Lili Haydn, Dave Immergluck, Tony Lucca, Jay Nash, Chris Pierce, Joey Ryan, Chris Seefried, Brian Wright and more @ The Hotel Café $34
Big Business, Tweak Bird @ Troubadour $19
Pontiak, Magic Lantern, Pocahaunted, Dog @ Blue Monkey Bar & Lounge (5521 Hollywood Blvd.)
Castledoor, Butterfly Boucher, The Monolators, Cale Parks @ Spaceland (Free!)
Oliver Future, Useless Keys, Superhumanoids @ The Echo (Free!)
Willoughby, Mia Maestro and Aaron Robinson, T.D. Lind @ Silver Lake Lounge (Free!)
Bachelorette, Pikelet @ The Smell
Outsider Folk compilation release party @ Women (1852 Crenshaw Blvd.)
Get Up Get Down, That That, Enid the Dowl, Correatown @ Juanita's Restaurant & Bar
Trevor Anderies, Slumgum @ Mr. T's Bowl
The Jake La Botz Band @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Kim Garrison @ Cat Club
Steel Panther @ Key Club
Ghost In The Flesh, The Yelling, The Energy, Aerial, Villains and Victims @ The Viper Room $10
Stacy Clark, Lex Land, The New Limb @ Detroit Bar


The Movies, Seasons, Manhattan Murder Mystery, Odd Modern @ Bordello
The Minor Canon, Sing Orpheus, Dntel (DJ Set) @ Spaceland
Olin and the Moon's record release w/ Eagle and Talon, Deep Sea Diver, Leslie & the Badgers @ The Echo
Downtown/Union, Codpiece @ Mr. T's Bowl
Magnolia Memoir records release w/ special guests @ Largo at the Coronet
The Capshuns, Robotanists, The Black Kites, Vanaprasta @ Silver Lake Lounge
Raining Jane, Laura Jansen, Javier Dunn, Steve Carlson, Sheila Sondergard & Sheila Sondergard & Mary Grasso, Raining Jane, Laura Jansen, Javier Dunn, Steve Carlson @ The Hotel Café
Mike Stinson @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Garland @ Crane's Hollywood Tavern
Cattle Decapitation, Cephalic Carnage, Marduk, Withered, Mayhem, The True Mayhem, Morfeus @ House of Blues Sunset
Griffen Alexander @ The Cat Club
Cro-Mags, Outbreak, Cruel Hand, The Mongloids @ Key Club
Seneca @ Whisky A Go Go
Yawning Man, Tommy Mills, Lost Marauders, Jaded Ash, Kate Crash @ The Viper Room $10


2 Live Crew, Guadalaja Joe @ Key Club
Pennywise, Pepper, Big B, Authority Zero, Death By Stereo, Tommorrows Bad Seeds @ Club Nokia $21.50
The Watkins Family Hour w/ Tom Brosseau and special guests @ Largo at the Coronet $20
Carina Round, Butterfly Boucher, Meiko, Aidan Hawken, Kristin Diable @ The Hotel Café
Meiko @ The Hotel Café (Late Show) $14.50
Treasure Fingers, Klever, Villains, Rob Wonder @ The Roxy
Jack Left Town, Yell Fire!, Kozmonaut, Jesse Deluxe, The Diamond Light, Back Ted N-Ted @ Troubadour
Modwheelmood, Mellowdrone @ Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
Broadway Calls, The Menzingers, Gentlemen Prefer Blood, Save The Swim Team @ Knitting Factory (Front Stage)
Plague Vendor, Gas Station Robber, Chris Murray Combo, Monkey, The Bohunks @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge)
Dead Wasps, After the Fair, Automatique @ 3 Clubs
Dub Club @ Echoplex
Pilar Díaz @ La Cita
Matador, Chingalera, Shaped Like a Gun, Timimonster, Swing Hailey, The Health Club @ Blue Monkey Bar & Lounge (5521 Hollywood Blvd.)
Fire Bug @ Skinny's Lounge
Matt Ellis, Joshua Norton, Steelwells, Buster Blue @ Silver Lake Lounge $10.73
KLUM @ Good Hurt Club
Supervillains, Dirty Penny and Cockpit, Tribal Seeds, 3rd Alley @ The Viper Room $12
The Lost Cartographers @ The Que Sera
Taking Back Sunday, Anberlin, Envy On The Coast @ The Grove of Anaheim
Samantha Tobey @ Cafe Cordiale


Anthony Hamilton, Musiq Soulchild, Chrisette Michele @ Nokia Theatre $35-75
Green Day @ Henry Fonda Music Box (Sold-Out)
Cotton Jones, The Parson Red Heads, Linda Draper @ Spaceland $8
Fol Chen, Kárin Tatoyan, Wait.Think.Fast., [Post-foetus] @ The Echo
The Library, Anglos, Roll the Tanks, The Living Suns @ Troubadour
Illa J, Frank Nitt, Brother Reade, The Keyishe, Soul Brothers @ Space 15 Twenty
The Idyllists, Swimteam, Cat Party, Kissing Tigers, Golden Years, The New Room @ Mr. T's Bowl
Joey Ryan, Astrella Celeste, Damon Castillo Band, Don McCloskey @ The Hotel Café
The Nights, We Are Good Friends, Happy Stars @ Silver Lake Lounge
Upsilon Acrux's record release w/ Polar Goldie Cats, Howl, Peter Kolovos @ The Smell
Bo Burnham @ The Roxy $25
Little Red Radio, Cookbook, Wicker @ On The Rox at the Roxy
Ostrich Head, Forrest Day @ Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
I Am Ghost, Farewell, Daybreak Ends, The Syncope Threshold @ Knitting Factory (Front Stage) $12
Buster Blue, The Wilderness, Tiny Speakers @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge)
Band Of Skulls, Apteka @ 3 Clubs (Early Show)
Stampead @ Cinema Bar
Jerry Joseph and The Jackmormons @ The Mint
Swing Out Sister @ El Rey Theatre $26
Giant State, Dynamite Walls, Lover Drugs, Diana Gone Wrong @ The Viper Room (Early Show) $8
Band Of Skulls, Dynamite Walls @ The Viper Room (Late Show) $10
Brandi Carlile, Gregory Alan Isakov @ The Broad Stage (Sold-Out)
David Hurlin, Evangenitals @ Fais Do-Do
Desillusion @ Whisky A Go Go
Mandi Perkins Band @ Molly Malone's Irish Pub
DELUX @ House of Blues Sunset
The Muddy Reds @ Air Conditioned Lounge
Doshus @ Air Conditioned Supper Club
Wubakia @ Trip Bar
The Juan Maclean, The Field @ Glass House $19.05
Little Joy @ Detroit Bar
Dubluva @ Lighthouse
Mike Pinot @ Saint Rocke


Joe Cocker, Edgar Winter @ Nokia Theatre $49.50-59.50
Jon Brion @ Largo at the Coronet (One Set Only) $25
Erykah Badu @ Club Nokia $46-81.50
The Offspring, Alkaline Trio, Street Dogs @ Verizon Wireless Amphiteater $10.67-49.50
Little Joy, Warpaint @ Troubadour (Sold-Out)
The Juan Maclean, The Field @ Avalon
Clues @ The Echo $10
First Fridays w/ Z-Trip, DâM-FunK, The Phatal DJ, The Gaslamp Killer @ Natural History Museum $2-9
Gliss, Von Iva, Sick of Sarah, Borne, Sabrosa Purr @ The Roxy $16.50
Chickenfoot @ Best Buy (11301 Pico Blvd.)
Ink-N-Iron Festival w/ Eagles of Death Metal, The Bronx, The Slackers @ Queen Mary $38.50
Seasons, The Monolators, Spider Problem, Meho Plaza, The Mormons @ Mr. T's Bowl
We Should Be Dead, Marvelous Toy, Les Blanks @ The Unknown Theatre
Elaine Layabout's Hella Hipster Hoedown III w/ Restavrant, Telegraph Canyon, Slang Chickens, Last of the Blacksmiths @ Pehrspace
New Boyz, Roscoe Umali, Small Change, & The Bangz @ Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
Lucybell @ Knitting Factory (Front Stage) (Postponed!)
miRthkon, WITT, June Debris @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge)
The Fuxedos' record release w/ Quasar and the Bamboozled, Moxy Phinx @ Spaceland
Club Underground @ The Echo (Late Show; 9 PM)
Club Suicide @ Echoplex (Late Show; 10 PM)
Lukas Nelson and the Promise of the Real, The Quiet, Conrad Ford, Pine and Battery, Phillip LaRue @ The Hotel Café
Kate Voegele, Angel Taylor, Amy Kuney, Clique Girlz @ El Rey Theatre $15
Kings X, Rad Girls @ Key Club
Tim Easton @ The Mint
Run Devil Run, HDR, Taxi, Pistellero, Ripchain @ The Viper Room $12
Bob Burns and the Breakups, Farewell, Renfue @ The Cobalt Cafe
The Dandy Warhols @ Glass House $25
Bidwell, Lovehatehero @ House of Blues Anaheim
B Real (of Cypress Hill) @ The Grove of Anaheim
Chris Pierce @ Saint Rocke

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Donovan Leitch, The Dark Root of The Dream @ Largo at the Coronet $25
Stylistics, Dramatics, Chi Lites, Blue Magic @ Greek Theatre $40-85
Ziggy Marley @ Club Nokia $16.50 (Early Show; 10:30 AM)
Holy Fuck, Crocodiles @ Troubadour $19
Peaches, Drums of Death @ Henry Fonda Music Box $33.50
Crooked Cowboy vs. Bolero @ Bootleg Theatre $5
Gavin Rossdale (of Bush), Nico Vega @ El Rey Theatre $23
Ralph's World, Lisa Loeb @ Echoplex $15-50
Signal Hill's record release w/ Timonium, Beware of Safety @ Pehrspace
Fool's Gold, Abe Vigoda, Thee Makeout Party @ 3 Clubs
The Lassie Foundation, Blackboard Jungle, Hung Jury, Mavalour @ The Viper Room $12
Morgan Page, Shapeshifters @ The Vanguard
Nic Fanciulli, Damian Lazarus, Droog, Matthew Dear, M.A.N.D.Y. @ Avalon
Random Patterns, HowardAmb, weyou., The Nocturnes, Lost Squad @ The Cocaine at Live Jazz
Halloween Jack feat. Gilby Clarke, Eric Dover, Daniel Shulman and John Dolmayan @ Spaceland $10
Gooseberries Book Party w/ live music by Sarah Negahdari, Malcolm Soza, Andrew Lynch @ Stories Books And Cafe (1716 Sunset Blvd.)
White Tree feat. Ludovico Einaudi, The Break and Repair Method, Dirty Diamond, Band of Skulls, The Sweaters @ The Hotel Café
The Shore, Mini Mansions, Birds Fled From Me @ Bordello $8
Chelsea Girls, The Dreaming, Darling Stilletos, DJ Billy Morrison, Automatic Youth @ The Roxy $16.50
Tommy Santee Klaws, Bad Fathers @ Crane's Hollywood Tavern
The 1921a @ The Smell
Blazin Hope III @ Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
Chimney Fish, Cromwell, Terminal 6, City2Sin, Starcid @ Knitting Factory (Front Stage)
Static Radio, No Harm Done, Vultures United, District Of Evolution @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge)
The Holy Angel Fire, New London, Automatique @ Mr. T's Bowl
Bootie LA 4-Year Anniversary Party w/ Smash-Up Derby, Adrian & The Mysterious D, DJ Paul V., R.A.I.D. @ Echoplex (Late Show; 9 PM)
Funky Sole @ The Echo (Late Show; Free! 10 PM)
Kingspade, Potluck, The Pricks, Return of Judge D @ Key Club
Paper Sun @ Molly Malone's Irish Pub
L.A. Acoustic Music Festival @ Santa Monica Pier
The Sonics, Fuzztones, The Woggles, Legendary Shack Shakers, Scott H. Biram, Ink-N-Iron Festival w/ The Slackers, Faraway Boys, Los Creepers, Street Dogs, The Vooduo, New Fidelity, Vicky & The Vengents, The Wiseguys, Genitorturers, Police And Thieves, Gizzelle, Los Boogie Boys Y Pachuco Jose, Vicky Tafoya & The Big Beat, Los Duggans @ Queen Mary $38.50
Eagles of Death Metal @ Glass House $21.90
Iglu & Hartly @ Saint Rocke


Andrea Bocelli @ Hollywood Bowl $35-475
Peaches, Drums of Death, Evil Beaver @ Henry Fonda Music Box $33.50
Part Time Punks w/ The Spires @ The Echo (Late Show; 10 PM)
Thee Makeout Party, The Health Club, Cinderella Motel, Facts on File @ The Echo
Alicia Witt's record release w/ Jill and Haven, Terry de Castro @ The Hotel Café
Somedayas Calling, Transit Studio, Tomorrow Comes Today, Rott, Cidona, Fire In The Asylum, Devas, Empires Ablaze @ Knitting Factory (Main Stage)
The Paul Green School of Rock Hollywood Presents: A Tribute to RUSH @ Knitting Factory (Front Stage)
Destroyed In Seconds, It's Casual, Sumerian Axes, Terry Funk @ Knitting Factory (AlterKnit Lounge)
ABSU, Averse Sefira, Sothis, Glorior Belli, Rumpelstiltskin Grinder @ House of Blues Sunset
Emilie Autumn @ Key Club (Postponed!)
The Monthlies, Superficial Saints, Stereo, JuneNine, Hans David Rearick @ The Viper Room $7
Ink-N-Iron Festival w/ Batmobile, Frenzy, Koffin Kats, The Creepshow, The Peacocks, Henchmen, Brigitte Handley, Pine Boys, Los Duggans, Diablo Dimes, Old Man Markley, Devil Doll, Gizelle, Police And Thieves, Pachuco Jose Y Lose Diamantes @ Queen Mary $38.50
Miranda Lee Richards, Butterfly Boucher, Jen & Abby @ Saint Rocke
Gavin Rossdale, Nico Vega @ House of Blues Anaheim

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