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Week In Rock: Pixies, Devo, Silversun Pickups, Múm

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Múm will be performing Friday at the El Rey Theatre | Picture via Múm's Myspace


Múm will be performing Friday at the El Rey Theatre | Picture via Múm's Myspace
This week legendary Boston-bred alternative rock outfit the Pixies will be taking on a three-night stint at the Hollywood Palladium with local noise-infused rockers No Age (LAist Review, #2) and Brooklyn-bred TV on the Radio's Kyp Malone, who will be performing material from his solo endeavor Rain Machine of course. Equally legendary Akron-based new wave act Devo are poised to take on a two-night stint at the Henry Fonda Music Box. Local indie rockers Silversun Pickups (LAist Review, #2, #3) will not only be headlining LA Weekly's 101 Fest at the Gibson Amphitheatre, but will also be performing special sets for Kia Soul Collective at Siren Studio and Kidrockers at the Echo. And, lastly, experimental Icelandic collective Múm will be gracing the El Rey Theatre with none other than Icelandic indie pop outfit Sin Fang Bous.

Múm - "I'm 9 today"

Monday

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Vampire Weekend @ The Art Theater (4th and Cherry, Long Beach)
White Rabbits, Glass Ghost, Local Natives @ El Rey Theatre
The Happy Hollows, Pepper Rabbit, Dirt Dress @ Spaceland
Shonen Knife, Mike Watt & The Secondmen, Ty Segall @ The Echo
Dia de los Muertos Debauchery w/ Resurex, Viernes 13, Los Creepers, The Howlers, Gamblers Mark, Hot Rod Funeral, La Cholita's Dead Girl Burlesque Troup and more @ Echoplex
Curt Smith, Michael Wainwright, Marie Digby, Kandace Ferrel @ The Hotel Café
Blind Boy Paxton & Frank Fairfield Variety Show @ Redwood Bar & Grill
Mississippi Man, Dietra Kruschev, Amanda Jo Williams, Shakey Graves @ Silver Lake Lounge
I.E., Disco Bunny, Bastidas, Hello My Name Is Red @ Pehrspace
Pop Noir @ Detroit Bar

Tuesday

Devo, Reggie Watts @ Henry Fonda Music Box
LA Weekly's LA 101 w/ Silversun Pickups, The Dandy Warhols, Matt & Kim, Dengue Fever, Funeral Party, Aushua, The Flying Toubillon Orchestra @ Gibson Amphitheatre
Port O'Brien, The Parson Red Heads, Evangelicals @ The Echo
Daedelus, Jokers of the Scene, Jogger @ Cinespace
Lights, Stars of Track & Field @ Troubadour
Warpaint, Seaspin, Corridor @ Spaceland
Black Whales, Devlin, Pigeon @ Silver Lake Lounge
Javelin @ Silver Platter (2700 W. 7th St., Los Angeles)
Caitlin Crosby, Brother Sal, Kate Miller Heidke, Kat Parsons, Perrin Lamb @ The Hotel Café
Lucero, Jack Oblivian, John Paul Keith & The One Four Fives @ Echoplex
Henry Phillips @ Largo at the Coronet
Matt Costa, Aushua @ Saint Rocke

Wednesday

Pixies, No Age @ Hollywood Palladium
Devo, Reggie Watts @ Henry Fonda Music Box
Broadcast, Atlas Sound, The Selmanaires @ Troubadour
Butch Walker, The Chapin Sisters, Tony Lucca, Spencer Day @ The Hotel Café
Mia Doi Todd, Bone Gunn, The Good Listeners, Paul Livingston @ Bootleg Theater
Club NME w/ Miles Benjamin Anthony Robinson, These United States, Jesse Woods @ Spaceland
Low vs Diamond, Melee, Voxhaul Broadcast @ The Echo
Shotgun Showdown, Cue the Moon, Exdetectives @ Silver Lake Lounge
Faun Fables, Gwendolyn, Dirt Bird @ The Mint
Drew Danbury, Kevin Greenspon, Land of Ill Earthquakes, Clark 8 @ Echo Curio
Balloon Bass, Joey Maramba, Domingo Siete @ Old Towne Pub
Queen Latifah @ House of Blues Sunset
Nick Krohl, Paul Sheer, Jon La Joie @ Largo at the Coronet
Peter Salett & Larry Goldings, Mike Viola @ Largo at the Coronet (Little Room)

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Thursday

Pixies, Black Gold @ Hollywood Palladium
The Bravery, Howling Bells, Living Things, The Dustys @ The Wiltern
Dinosaur Jr., Lou Barlow, The Missingmen @ House of Blues Sunset
Kia Soul Collective presents Crystal Castles, Neon Indian @ Siren Studio (1050 N. Orange Dr., Hollywood)
David Foster & Friends @ Gibson Amphitheatre
Cage the Elephant, Morning Teleportation, The Shackletons @ El Rey Theatre
Avi Buffalo, Aaron Embry, The Wild Bunch @ The Echo
Nortec Collective featuring Bostich and Fussible @ Echoplex
Magnolia Memoir, Eleni Mandell Jazz Combo @ Bootleg Theater
Still Flyin', Yellow Fever, Hearts of Palm @ Spaceland
Last American Buffalo, Music For Animals, Diamond Light, Cricket and the 2:19 @ Silver Lake Lounge
Tahiti 80, Brookville @ Troubadour
Will Hoge, Freeman, Kelly Dalton, Song and Wager, State Shirt, Youth Symphony @ The Hotel Café
Les Blanks, NazcarNation @ Space 15 Twenty
Cat Foot Spirit, Gift Shop Shakers @ Hyperion Tavern
The Chinese Stars, Sensitive Hearts, Rene Hell, Sewn Leather, Halloween Swim Team @ The Smell
Vandaveer, Paige Stark, Judson McKinney @ Echo Curio
Jackie Ryan @ Largo at the Coronet
Vampire Weekend @ Pappy and Harriet's Palace (53688 Pioneertown Rd., Pioneertown)

Friday

Jon Brion @ Largo at the Coronet
Pixies, Rain Machine @ Hollywood Palladium
Ian Anderson @ The Wiltern
Múm, Sin Fang Bous, Hildur Gudnadottir @ El Rey Theatre
Julian Casablancas @ The Palace Theatre (630 S. Broadway, Los Angeles)
Buddy, Or, The Whale, Graydon, Cave Country, John Pringle, Yellow Red Sparks @ The Hotel Café
Ludo, Meese, Ha Ha Tonka, Without a Face @ Troubadour
Fitz & The Tantrums @ The Echo
Kia Soul Collective presents Diplo, Pink Dollaz @ Siren Studio (1050 N. Orange Dr., Hollywood)
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Quintet, Madlib, Coleman, B+ @ Echoplex
Rupa & the April Fishes @ The Mint
Beware Of Safety, Woolen @ Bootleg Theater
Hawnay Troof, Panther, David Scott Stone, snowsuit*, The Urxed @ The Smell
Robotanists, Agent Ribbons @ Echo Curio
Karma To Burn, 16, Totimoshi @ Spaceland
Tacocat, Stellarphone, Pterodacdudes, Angry Christians, Blue Jungle @ L'KEG Gallery
Laco$te, Rene Hell, Sewn Leather, Tearist, Tik//Tik @ Pehrspace
Cranky George, Lily Wilson, Out of State @ Molly Malone's Irish Pub
Ninja Academy, We Be The Echo, Clevis, Totally Serious @ Old Towne Pub
Matt Costa @ Detroit Bar

Saturday

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LMFAO @ The Wiltern
Hanson, Hellogoodbye, Steel Train, Sherwood @ Club Nokia
Kia Soul Collective presents Janelle Monae, Fool's Gold @ Siren Studio (1050 N. Orange Dr., Hollywood)
Jim Ward, Chuck Ragan, Joey Cape, Audra Mae @ El Rey Theatre
The Lawrence Arms, Teenage Bottlerocket, Cobra Skulls, Madison Bloodbath @ Troubadour
Saint Motel, Rumspringa, Army Navy, Red Arrow Messenger @ The Roxy
Citizen Fish, Star F*cking Hipsters, Molotov Compromise @ The Echo
Audacity, TRMRS, Allah Lahs, Shark Toys @ L'KEG Gallery
Rademacher, Birds & Batteries, Kissing Cousins, Agent Ribbons @ American Legion Post 206 (227 N. Avenue 55, Highland Park)
Jason Falkner, Nico Stai, War Children @ Spaceland
Brother Reade @ Origami Vinyl
The Kris Special, Or, The Whale, Bodhi, Seasons @ Echo Curio
Nina Storey, Pete and J, Randy Coleman, Jake Walden, Stewart Lewis, Drew Danburry @ The Hotel Café
Over the Rhine, Katie Herzig @ Largo at the Coronet
Kill Kill Kill, Meho Plaza, Asphalt Thieves, Coastline Appartition @ Pehrspace
No Paws (No Lions), George Sarah, Verbs, E&E @ The Smell
Gamble House, She's Your Sister @ Bootleg Theater
Los Pinguos, Rob Laufer's record release @ The Mint
Serj Tankian, Azam Ali, Loga Ramin Torkian, David Alpay @ The Actors' Gang (9070 Venice Blvd., Culver City)
Múm, Sin Fang Bous @ Yost Theater (307 N. Spurgeon St., Santa Ana)

Sunday

Jay-Z, N.E.R.D., Wale, J. Cole @ Pauley Pavilion (164 Pauley Pavilion, Los Angeles)
Death Cab For Cutie, Band of Skulls, Sea Wolf, Anya Marina @ Hollywood & Highland Hot Topic
Kia Soul Collective presents Silversun Pickups @ Siren Studio (1050 N. Orange Dr., Hollywood)
Langhorne Slim, Dawes, Austin Lucas @ Troubadour
Kidrockers w/ Silversun Pickups, The Henry Clay People @ The Echo (Early Show; 1 PM)
Benefit for Laura Ann w/ The Backward Clock Society, Light FM, The Pity Party, The Pulsars, Tim Rutili, The Happy Stars @ Echoplex
Matt Costa, Aushua, Hallelujah The Hills @ Bootleg Theater
Remembering Amy Farris: A Gathering of Friends w/ Dave Alvin, Peter Case, Stan Ridgway @ McCabe's Guitar Shop
Tiff Randol, Kashmere, Dawn Mitschele, Melyssa Marie, Gavin Guthrie @ The Hotel Café
Over the Rhine, Katie Herzig @ Largo at the Coronet