Shadow Shadow Shade Begin Their Thursday Night Residency
I didn't get out as much as I'd planned last week. I did catch Signals and The Vaccines last week at the Satellite. The Vaccines have some pretty good songs, but their live show didn't blow me away - still some good potential...
[Pick of the Night] The Fling / The Belle Brigade / Writer / Obi Best @ The Satellite [f/k/a Spaceland] (Free) – Wrapping up their residency.
Pacific Hurt / Foster the People / Blonde Summer @ Detroit Bar (Free) – Might be your last chance to Foster the People for free for a long time…
Sierra Swan / Heather Porcaro / Linda Perry @ Hotel Café – Famous songwriter Linda Perry makes a special appearance.
Robin Williams on Fire / Kyle Mabson / Agape / Soloing Over Alanis Morissette / Halloween Swim Team @ Pehrspace ($5)
Phil Alvin @ Redwood
Dave Brubeck @ The Grammy Museum (Sold Out)
[Pick of the Night] Yelawolf / Craze / Das Racist / 87 Stick Up Kids @ Echoplex ($20) – Crazy rap night. Should be a scene.
[Recommended] The Pass / Marvelous Toy / Airlines @ The Satellite [f/k/a Spaceland] ($8) – Synth-y band inspired by Justice and LCD Soundsystem. Marvelous Toy is Jordan from the Henry Clay People’s band.
The Western States Motel / WALK / Burial At Sea @ LaBrie’s (Free)
Baths @ Amoeba (Free) – 7:00 PM show
Ozzy Osbourne @ Gibson ($52 - $106)
Oh Land @ Troubadour ($10)
Wayne White: You’re Supposed to Act All Impressed @ Largo ($20) – One of the original designers and puppeteers on Pee Wee’s Playhouse
Les Aus / Qa’a / Swords of Fatima @ Redwood
[Pick of the Night] Big Search / John Webster Johns / White Fences @ The Echo ($5) – Big Search is Matt Popeiluch from Foreign Born and White Fences is Tim Presley from Darker My Love.
Rye is the former guitarist from the Colour doing the Laurel Canyon thing. Check out their Daytrotter session.
Men @ Amoeba (Free) – 6:00 PM; celebrating their new album out on Iamsound Records
Low End Theory @ Airliner ($10)
Dollyrots / The Neighborhood Bullys / Cold Forty Three / Blockage @ Troubadour ($10)
The Church @ El Rey ($40)
Anna Nalick @ Hotel Café
[Pick of the Night] Shadow Shadow Shade / Great Northern / Wet and Reckless / Useless Keys @ The Satellite ($10) – Strong lineup. Shadow Shadow Shade’s doing a Thursday night residency this month.
The Sweet / Fancy Space People / Dante vs. Zombies @ Echoplex ($22) – “Fox on the Run” is a classic jam. Could be interesting? You never know with these older bands.
Bobby Long / He’s My Brother She’s My Sister @ Troubadour ($15) – I’m sure some of Robert Pattinson’s stalkers will show up (if he’s in town). Singer-songwriter with a new album out on ATO.
Lelia Broussard @ Hotel Café
ParallaxScroll / Snorlax / PROTECTME / Cat 500 @ The Smell ($5)
Yelawolf @ Detroit Bar ($15)
[Recommended] 400 Blows / Skinwalker / Longmont Potion Castle @ Bootleg ($10) – Powerfully intense live band.
[Recommended] Forgetters / Street Eaters / Dangers @ Center for the Arts in Eagle Rock ($10) – I was always a Jawbreaker fan, so I’d be curious to check them out.
[Recommended] Har Mar Superstar / Giant Drag / Marijuana Deathsquads / Little Dog on Top of a Big Dog @ The Satellite [f/ka/ Spaceland] ($8) – Har Mar Superstar’s doing a Friday night residency this month.
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson Orchestra @ Natural History Museum
T. Mills / Audio Push / Dez & Rich Black / Furious the Static Shock / Supaficialz @ Troubadour ($15)
The Wood Brothers @ Hotel Café
Battlefield Band @ McCabe’s ($24.50)
Big Sandy @ Redwood
The Bandit Kings @ The Mint ($10)
Chasing Kings @ Origami (Free) – 7:00 PM
[Pick of the Week] Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses / The Silent Comedy @ El Rey ($20) – I’ve followed Bingham ever since seeing him at Stagecoach a few years ago.
[Recommended] The Muffs / John Wicks and the Records @ The Satellite [f/k/a Spaceland] ($12) – Classic LA band. Get there early to hear John Wicks do “Starry Eyes” – a power pop classic.
[Recommended] Forgetters / Street Eaters / Dangers @ The Echo ($10) – Early show at 6:00 PM; Forgetters features Black from Jawbreaker. Night two.
The Autumn Defense / Jonathan Wilson @ Troubadour ($14) – John and Pat from Wilco.
Kid Infinity 3D Live / 87 Stick Up Kids / Captain Ahab / Ben Oprstu / Random Citizens @ Alexandria Hotel ($10) – “A one time event featuring ground breaking 3D light technology.”
Michael Feinstein @ Walt Disney Concert Hall ($45 -$116)
Cradle of Filth / Nachtmystium / Turisas @ Fox Theater in Pomona ($28)
David Garrett @ Wilshire Ebell ($50) – German violinist
The Thrilling Adventure Hour @ Largo ($25)
JFK of MSTRKRFT @ The Grove of Anaheim ($33)
Religious Girls @ The Smell ($5)
Pierre Bensusan @ McCabe’s ($22.50)
Kit / Moses Campbell / Arms and Legs / Batwings Catwings @ Dem Passwords in West Hollywood ($5)
The Super Bees / Fantastic Harlan Jones / Soft White 60s @ Redwood
Scott Kelly & Wino / Afterlife / Texas Death Star @ Viper Room ($15)
The Dustbowl Revival @ The Mint ($10)
Under the Covers: A Tribute to the Nerves release party – Tijuana Panthers / Audacity / Neverever @ Origami (Free) – 7:00 PM
Reverend Horton Heat @ House of Blues Anaheim
Quiet Riot @ Galaxy Concert Theatre
Sunday 2/6/11 [Super Bowl Sunday]
[Pick of the Night] Cat Power / The Meek / Demo Team @ The Music Box (Sold Out) – Sold out on Super Bowl Sunday.
H2O / Set Your Goals / Touche Amore @ The Roxy ($20) – Appearances by Matt Skiba and Travis Barker
Jon Barba / Hermit Convention / Rachel Fanna / Parkford @ The Smell ($5)
Esquire @ The Satellite ($5)
The B-Noirs / The Sweater Girls / Ingenue @ Redwood