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Week In Rock: The Dead Weather, Franz Ferdinand, Os Mutantes, Akron/Family

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Akron/Family will be performing Saturday at the El Rey Theatre | Picture via Akron/Family's Myspace

This week Nashville-based alternative rock super-group the Dead Weather will be taking LA by storm, playing both the Wiltern and the Mayan Theatre with none other than Tyvek. Scottish rockers Franz Ferdinand are poised to perform with Green Day at the Forum and then by themselves at the Hollywood Palladium. Legendary Brazilian psychedelic rock act Os Mutantes will be performing at the Echoplex. And, lastly, NY-based experimental folk rock outfit Akron/Family will be taking on the El Rey Theatre with Howlin' Rain and Lucky Dragons.

Akron/Family - "Before And Again"