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Tonight in Rock: Part Time Punks, Spazmatics, Tierra & John Densmore

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AMERICAN MUSIC an acoustic punk documentary

Part Time Punks @ The Echo
Anavan, Team Robespierre, Eyes & Ears, Foot Village, Lacoste @ The Smell
The Rock 'N Roll Adventure Kids @ Alex's Bar
Malas Noches, Faculty, Off The Cross, Mournblade, Ascension @ The Airliner
The Spazmatics @ Dragonfly
Violent Femmes @ Pacific Amphitheatre

High Recommendation
John Anson Ford Amphitheater @ 6 p.m. | more info

"with Eastside R&B group Tierra (featuring The Salas Brothers); "world punk" combo Ollin; ska-funk-cumbia maestros Upground; hip-hoppers Xela, El Vuh; Danza Azteca; veteran comedy troupe Cultural Clash; poet Luis Rodriguez; spoken word from Doors/Tribaljazz drummer John Densmore; host Ernie G., all to raise funds for the crucial northeast San Fernando Valley bookstore Tia Chucha's Centro Cultural. [h/t LA Weekly]