Sunday, November 30, 2008

Weekly Events Calendar : F.I.L.A. (Found in LA) Dec 1st-7th


Monday December 1st

KCRW Presents The Herbaliser, J Boogie @ Echoplex
Weave, Fool's Gold, We Are The World, Rainbow Arabia @ Echo (FREE)
The Movies, Eagle & Talon, Wrong Way Driver, The Lemurs, DJ Kevin Bronson @ Spaceland (FREE)
Kneebody,Busdriver,Take, and Frosty (Dublab) @ Little Temple

Tuesday December 2nd
Smashing Pumpkins @ Gibson Amphitheatre (Universal City Walk)
ShockHound Presents No Age, Titus Andronicus @ Troubadour (SOLD OUT)
Indie 103 Presents The Gray Kid, Love Grenades, Karin Tatoyan @ Echoplex (Check One...Twosday)
Johnny Love, Lauren Flax @ Cinespace (Dim Mak Tuesdays)
KCRW Presents Oren Lavie @ Hotel Cafe (Early Show)
Gary Jules, Holly Conlan @ Hotel Cafe (Late Show)
The Dot & the Line" Animation Festival @ Silent Movie Theatre (Cinefamily) - a traveling film festival of experimental animation through "Visual Music"

Wednesday December 3rd
School of Seven Bells @ Airliner (Low End Theory)
Los Angeles Ladies Lotto Cocktail Party & Silent Auction feat. Liza Richardson (KCRW), DJ Lady Sha (Lioness), Ana Calderon (Dim Mak) and Valida with Performance by Anne Montone @ Royal T Cafe (8910 Washington Blvd) -
Smashing Pumpkins @ Gibson Amphitheatre (Universal City Walk)
Grammy Nominations Concert @ Nokia Theatre - feat. past grammy winners Celine Dion, Mariah Carey, Foo Fighters, BB.King, John Mayer, many more
Sebastien Tellier, Hearts Revolution, DJ miss Toats @ Henry Fonda
*55 DSL Presents The BPM/Vapors Holiday Party feat. DJ's Klever, Treasure Fingers, Gina Turner and special guest MSTRKRFT @ Roxy - (FREE w/RSVP)
NME and Indie 103 Presents Afternoons, Useless Keys, Billygoat @ Spaceland (CLUB NME)
Eagle Winged Palace, Rocking Horse People, Amanda Jo Williams, Super Karma, Jim Hanft @ Silverlake Lounge
Ghettogloss Presents Nico Stai @ Twilight at the Club (Griffith Park Clubhouse)

Thursday December 4th
GOOD Private Launch Party feat. KCRW's Jason Eldredge @ The GOOD Space (6824 Melrose) - RSVP -
Rainbow Arabia @ Venus Warehouse (1228 S.Flower St.)
Future Sounds Presents The Rumble feat. The Growlers, Ferocious Few and Resident Rumble DJ MiCHAEL @ Three of Clubs (Free with RSVP)
Oasis, Ryan Adams & The Cardinals, Matt Costa @ Staples Center
Wu Tang Clan @ House of Blues (Sunset Strip)
RELENTLESS7, Grace Woodroofe @ Spaceland - This is one of the first live gigs for RELENTLESS7, a new LA band fronted by Ben Harper
KCRW Presents Keane @ Echo
Screening of Cheap Trick's "Live at Budokhan" @ Echoplex - 7pm- Q&A with legendary producer Jack Douglas follows screening
The Sea and Cake, The Uglysuit @ Troubadour
Meat Beat Manifesto, Dub Gabriel @ Knitting Factory
Ladies & Robots (Opening Reception) @ Ghettogloss Gallery - Feat. new works by Darren Le Gallo

Friday December 5th
* Nick Dixon @ O'Brien's Pub (Santa Monica)
Bangkok Five, Opus Dai, Cage 9, Kaura with Special guests DJ C-Town @ House of Blues (Sunset Strip) - Benefit show for Joshua Kerr
Launch of Good Magazine's Pop Up December Community Center feat. Dublab's Into Infinity art and music exhibition (Daytime) and 826LA's Dead Author Reading (Night-time) - FREE w/RSVP
The Submarines, Patrick Park, Free the Robots @ Echoplex
The Bronx, Crystal Antlers @ Echo

KCRW Presents The Sea and Cake, The Uglysuit @ Glass House (Pamona)
100.3 The Sound Presents Keane @ Roxy
Flavors feat. DJ Spinna and J.Roc @ Echoplex
"Doubt" (Preview Screening) @ LACMA
"Casablanca/Citizen Kane" Double Feature @ Egyptian Theatre
Special Observing Event: The Moons of Autumn @ John Drescher Planetarium at Santa Monica College -A up-close look through telescopes at the moon ; great date option ; )

Saturday December 6th
Grand Opening of the Grammy Museum @ 800 West Olympic (Figueroa)
GOOD Presents Local World's Fair feat. DIY Workshops, KCRW's Evan Kleiman (Good Food), musical performance by Lucky Dragons @ GOOD December Space
Bust Magazine's Holiday Craftacular @ Echoplex - holiday shopping bonanza feat. 50 arts and craft vendors, DJ's, drinks, more from 11am-6pm
Bootie LA Holiday Mashup Party feat. The Hood Internet, resident DJ's Mysterious D, Paul V and more @ Echoplex
Aimee Mann's 3rd Annual Christmas Show @ Wiltern
ACDC @ The Forum
John Mayer @ Nokia Theatre
Cheech & Chong - Light Up America @ Gibson Amphitheatre (Universal City Walk)
Gunferty, The Monolators, Karabal Nightlife, Ema and the Ghosts, The Sweet Hurt @ Pehrspace
Dressy Bessy, Colourmusic @ Spaceland
Pop Noir, Love Grenades, Big Moves @ Knitting Factory
Opening of Greg Papazian's Rock Photography Exhibit @ Eddie's Rock and Sole Shoe Repair Shop (Sherman Oaks) - Almost 30 years after the lights flashed and faded on to the hay-day of Los Angeles’s rockin’ Sunset Strip, former Rock Photographer Greg Papazian has unearthed his amazing collection of original images and will permanently transform the walls of his family’s renowned shoe repair shop into a Rock Photography Gallery.
Mae's Dress Shop's Winter White Soiree and Sale @ 1729 Maltman Avenue (Silverlake) - Hors d'ouvres, desserts, cocktails , city views, designer party favors, music, and much more - RSVP + event details

Sunday December 7th
GOOD Presents Local World's Fair feat. DIY Workshops, KCRW's Evan Kleiman (Good Food), musical performance by BLACKBLACK @ GOOD December Space
Dublab presents SECONDHAND SURESHOTS @ Silent Movie Theatre (Cinefamily)- an experiment in creative sound recycling starring Daedelus, J-Rocc, Nobody and Ras G.
Little Joy, The Dead Trees, Red Cortez @ Troubadour
Friendly Fires, Glasser @ Spaceland
"The Godfather" @ Egyptian Theatre
McCabe's Annual Holiday Show @ McCabe's Guitar Shop

Long-Running Events
Good December Community Center - Dec. 5th-19th @ GOOD Space

KCRW Presents

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