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Arts and Entertainment

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"


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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


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


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)


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)


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


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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)


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

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