Monday, February 22, 2010

Weekly Events Calendar: Found in LA (Feb. 22nd-28th)


Monday / February 22nd

- Princeton @ 89.9fm KCRW (Morning Becomes Eclectic with Jason Bentley - 11:15am)
- Princeton, Castledoor, Los Angeles New Music Ensemble (LANME) @ Spaceland (FREE)
- Useless Keys, Free Energy, Moon Over Moscow @ Echo (FREE)
- Red Arrow Messenger, United By Sound, Damn Sons @ Bootleg (FREE)
- Sean Carnage Presents
Ellie Fortune, Mason Lindahl, Subtle Selves, more TBA @ Pehrspace
- Tommy Santee Klaws, Gamble House, Fort Wife, Regrets and Brunettes, Italian Japanese @ Silverlake Lounge (FREE)
- RRind (Oakland/Chicago), Slime Queen (Oakland), Moment Trigger, Mikki Maus, Concrete, Shiva, Wrong Hole @ Women of Crenshaw (1852 Crenshaw blvd)
- Jacqueline Becker @ Dakota Lounge
- Jennifer Quiroz (Record Release), Jil Hennesy, The Little Stevies, Emily Elbert @ Hotel Cafe
- Bumtech, Tubby Boots, Ashish @ Tribal Cafe
- The Icarus Line, Broken Mirrors, Werewolf @ Alex's Bar (Long Beach)
- Dub Frequency Presents Clean/Cut feat. Robot Love (Danceism), III Bones (Gottadancedirty), The Kids Are Radioactive (Binary), Kid EZ (Danceism), more @ Standard Downtown (Free w/RSVP)
- Funkmosphere feat. Dam-Funk @ Carbon (Culver City)
- "Shampoo" (1975), "Boogie Nights" (1997) @ New Beverly Cinema - Jason Reitman guest-programs the Beverly
- LA Film School's Shorts Night Series @ Space 15 Twenty
- LA Moth StorySLAM feat. Tradition @ Air Conditioned Supper Club

Tuesday/ February 23rd
- Goldspot @ 89.9fm KCRW (Morning Becomes Eclectic with Jason Bentley - 11:15am)
- Dinosaur Jr. @ Trouabadour (FREE with rsvp to
- White Noise and LA Record Presents Free Energy, The Blank Tapes, Early Dolphin @ Spaceland
- Buzz Bands LA Presents Glacier Hiking, Haim, Kitten, Go West Young Man @ Echo
- A&R Knights feat. Heartstop, Beta Wolf, Halo Stereo, Hypo Twins @ Roxy (On the Rox) - Promising evening of unsigned bands. Free with a music industry business card.
- Ferraby Lionheart, All Spots To Black, Charlie Wadhams @ Bootleg (FREE)
- Houndstooth Radio Presents Roll the Tanks, Bill Clark Star Vehicle, On the Spanish Moss, Torches in Trees @ Silverlake Lounge
- Blessed Deep, Puppies and Kittens, Garbaj Kaetz @ Echo Curio
- Lots O' Crap Open Mic Night, Ellie Fortune @ Tribal Cafe
- Strong Arm Steady @ Roxy
- Butch Walker (Record Release), Jay Nash, Sonos, Brianna Rettig @ Hotel Cafe
- Dim Mak Tuesdays feat. live performances from Dan Black, Taylor Lock and the Roughs (Rooner/The Like) plus DJ sets by Race Banner, Jasepi and resident DJ's Them Jeans, Dan Oh @ Cinespace
- The Return of Sigalert feat. The Libra Twins (Tita Poe & Dr. Wu), Rubb Creeme, Justin Sterling, Chenpants, Nathan (aka Concuboy) @ Mountain Bar (FREE)
- Mas Exitos feat. special guest DJ Tropicaza, plus resident selectors Ganas, Enorbito, Lengua, Hoseh, Chico Sonido @ Verdugo Bar (FREE)
- Origami Vinyl Presents Record Club @ El Prado (FREE)
- Mathieu Schreyer (KCRW) @ Bar Marmont
- Cinefamily Presents TV Tuesdays feat. A Very Special Episode @ Silent Movie Theatre - Many a TV sitcom has been hazily defined in our memories by its "very special episodes", come see half a dozen of the finest examples of what happens when a "very special episode" gets waaaaaaaay too special.
- "All Stewardesses Go To Heaven" (2002) @ Skirball Cultural Center

Wednesday / February 24th
- KROQ and CLUB NME Presents Dan Black @ Spaceland
Oliver Future, The Delta Mirror, Jesus Makes The Shotgun Sound, Queen Kwong @ Echo
- KCRW Presents Goldspot, Raul Malo with Kelly Dalton, Austin Hartley-Leonard @ Hotel Cafe
- Nicole Simone, Penelope Fortier, Sonus Quartet @ Bootleg
- Sarah Burton, Faye Blais, Rob Laufer @ Silverlake Lounge
- The Rescues, Lucy Schwartz @ Troubadour
- Visqueen @ Amoeba (FREE)
Elaine Layabout's Hella Hipster Hoedown #10 feat. The Mystery Lights, Manhattan Murder Mystery, Hi Ho Silver Ho, The Shade, The Layabouts @ Echo Curio
- Bathroom Murders with special guests Snow in Africa, Once (NY/NY), The Wallburds plus Resident DJ's Mr. Sleep, Keith 2.0, DJ N @ Boardner's (Club Moscow)
- True Widow, Lantvrn, The Burlington Family @ Three of Clubs (Marathon Live)
- New Clear Child, Access, Hollyboots, more TBA @ Mr. T's Bowl
- Visqueen, Steve Soto & The Twisted Hearts @ Alex's Bar
- Renegade Vision Presents D.R.E.A.M. Sessions Volume 2 feat. GWIL and Nickname (Harbor Area, D.R.E.A.M.), Ashtrobot and Mychael K (Renegade Vision, D.R.E.A.M.), Timeboy (Brainfeeder), Dr. Strangeloop (Brainfeeder, Renegade Sessions), Teebs (Brainfeeder) @ Bar Lubitsch (FREE)
- Red Bull Thre3Style International DJ Competition feat. Special Guest DJ Mix Master Mike (The Beastie Boys), host Eric Dlux (Power 106) with contestants Thee Mike B vs Morse Code vs Dirty Dave vs Hoff vs Cheapshot vs DJ Prophet vs Fashen vs DJ Politik, Special guest Judges J Rocc (Stones Throw), Gary Richards (HARD), Jeremy Dawson (Shiny Toy Guns), visuals by Greg the Dude, more @ Playhouse
- Fulgeance, Deru plus residents Daddykev, DJ Nobody, Emcee Nocando @ Airliner Club (Low End Theory)
- Soul in the Park feat. GB, One Name, The Art of Re-Interpretation and Resident DJ Rani D @ Footsie's (FREE)
- "Commando" (1984) , "Class of 1984" (1982) @ Aero Theatre - Discussion in between films with director Mark L. Lester
"Breaking Away" (1979), "Bottle Rocket" (1996) @ New Beverly Cinema - Jason Reitman guest-programs the Beverly

Thursday / February 25th
- The Soundtrack of Our Lives, Nico Vega, Once @ Glass House (Pamona)
- Visqueen, Bear Hands, Adam Bones @ Spaceland
- Andrew Lynch, The Section Quartet, Downtown/Union, Eagle & Talon @ Echo
- Audra Mae, Spring Summer, Senator and the New Republic @ Bootleg
- Cheese on Bread, Diamonds Under Fire @ Silverlake Lounge
- Venus Bogardus @ Silver Factory Studios
- Elle Fortune, Mason Lindahl, Featherbeard, Jeffertiti's Nile @ Echo Curio
- Cheap Trick @ House of Blues (Sunset Strip)
- MeShell Ndegocello : Ventriloquism (Covers) @ Largo
- Dan Wilson (Semisonic), Jim Bianco, Joe Ryan, Dylan Trees, Laura Meyer @ Hotel Cafe
- City of Progress, Whqles, Water and Power, Wrag and Bone, and Cousins @ Synchronicity Space
- LaLonnie Swagger Presents Lazy Stalkers, Little Baby Justince, more TBA @ Mr. T's Bowl
- The Henry Clay People, Le Switch, Olin And The Moon @ Prospector (Long Beach)
- Afro Funke Presents Afro Funke's Sound System with residents DJ's Jeremy Sole (KCRW), Glenn Red and Steven Lopez (live painting) @ Zanzibar
- Le Branche Presents Comme a la Maison @ R-Bar - Password = Le Branche
- Afex Thursdays feat. DJ Adam 12 and special guests @ Temporary Spaces II
- Dance Right feat. special guests TBA with resident DJ Pubes @ La Cita (FREE w/RSVP)
- Down & Derby Roller Disco @ Echoplex
- Victor Gastelum: Selected Works (Opening Reception) @ Track 16 Gallery - Runs through March 27th

Friday / February 26th
- The Soundtrack of Our Lives, Nico Vega, Once @ El Rey
Pepi Ginsberg, Pepper Rabbit, Jacuzzis, Me & Heath @ Viper Room
- We Were Promised Jetpacks, Bear Hands, The Lonely Forest @ Troubadour
- Truth & Salvage Co. and friends, The Quiet, The Steeelwells, Cameron Rafati, Karima Francis @ Hotel Cafe
- Strange Boys, Chain and the Gang, Neverever @ Echo
- Memory Tapes @ Spaceland
- When You Awake's 2 Year ANIMAL Party feat. Eric Johnson (of the Fruit Bats/The Shins), Leslie and the Badgers, Breathe Owl Breathe and Shakey Graves! @ Bootleg Theatre
- Dramaturgy Presents The Downtown Train, Tricky Sizzler, Ralpheene, Spring Queen @ Echo Curio
- Timonium, Silian Rail, Summer Darling, Powerdove @ Pehrspace
- The Haters, Sissy Spacek, Gerritt Witmer and Paul Knowles, AMK @ The Smell
- Very Be Careful @ The Mint
- Corridor + Estelle Raskina @ Origami Vinyl (FREE)
- Drowning Swans [Ignacio Gonzalez/ Andrew Felix/ Bizzart], Walter Gross, Ars Poetria, Cyan Ides @ L'Keg Gallery
- El Camino Real, Push to Transmit, Black Sequin Disaster, In Sepia, Suns of Jimi @ Mr. T's Bowl
- Control Presents Lee Burridge, Danny Howels plus resident DJ Mr. White @ Avalon
- alterEgo Events Presents Mr. C @ King King
- MFG & Graciecakes Presents PYT feat. special guests TBA and resident DJ Chris Holmes @ Temporary Spaces II (FREE w/RSVP)
- Calling All Kids feat. special guests TBA plus resident DJ's matthewdavid (Dublab), sodapop (anticon) @ Hyperion Tavern
- Purple Lounge Fridays feat. special guests TBA @ The Standard Hotel Hollywood (Purple Lounge) - FREE w/RSVP
- Dam-Funk with full live band @ Occidental College
- "Bird" (1986) @ LACMA (Essential Clint Eastwood)
- "Reservoir Dogs" (1992) @ New Beverly Cinema (Midnight Screening)
- Grand Fresh Presents: A Sneaker Documentary: "The Line UPS" - Season 1 ; Episode 2 @ Space 15 Twenty

Saturday / February 27th
- Dirty Projectors with special guest Alarm Will Sound and the Los Angeles Philharmonic @ Walt Disney Concert Hall
- Four Tet, Nathan Fake, Active Child @ Echoplex
- Goodie Mob, B.O.B.@ Club Nokia
- Scout Niblett, Dirt Dress @ Spaceland
- Astra Heights (Record Release), The Romany Rye, Lemon Sun, Jeffertiti's Nile @ Bootleg
Zee Avi, AM @ Troubadour
- Evan Dando, Graydon, Brendan Hines, Senator and the New Republic, Tiny Television @ Hotel Cafe
- Elephant Micah, Power Dove @ Echo Curio (3-5pm)
Evening Show feat. Pangea (Tape Release Party), God Equals Genocide, Moses Campbell, guests @ Echo Curio
- Brunch with The Mother Hips! @ Origami Vinyl (Noon) - expect a nice little sun-drenched acoustic set
- Corridor / Estelle Raskina @ Origami Vinyl (7pm)
- Mississippi Man, Amanda Jo Williams, Olentangy John @ L'Keg Gallery
- The Cartographers, Joe Sullivan and the Mountain Meadows, The Clouds, The Never Never, Kera and the Lesbians @ Mr. T's Bowl
- The Meek, Black Rainbow, DJ Sometime, Savage Fantasy, DJ Talisman @ Show Cave (Eagle Rock)
- Bipolar Bear, Residual Echoes, Neverever, Twisted Stars @ The Smell
- Bei Bei @ Amoeba (FREE)
- Saturday Nights at the Getty feat. Emily Wells, Money Mark @ Getty Center (SOLD OUT)
- Artichoke, Earthworm Ensemble @ Eagle Rock Center for the Arts (2-5pm)
- Calvin Harris (DJ Set), Rebel Rave feat. Damian Lazarus, Jamie Jones, Seth Troxler @ Avalon
- "Videodrome" (1983) @ New Beverly Cinema (Midnight Screening)
- "Adventures in Babysitting" (1987) @ Regency Fairfax Theatre
- Matt Connors (Opening Reception) @ Cherry and Martin Gallery - Runs through April 3rd
- Verizon Presents Koufax and Torre: Safe at Home @ Nokia Theatre
- Reyner Banham Loves LA: The Lowdown on Downtown: The Secret History of LA @ Esotouric Bus Tours - Bus starts at Phillipe the original. Anything after that spot is icing on the cake.

Sunday / February 28th
- LA Phil Presents Angelique Kidjo @ Walt Disney Concert Hall
Pehrspace and Space Waves Booking Presents Tenlons Fort, Elephant Micah, Miniature Soap, Ben and Bruno @ Pehrspace
- Azatlan Underground, Subsistenzia, Guerilla Queenz, In Lak Ech @ The Smell
- The Macaroons @ Echo (early show)
- Scream (original lineup), The Holloys @ Echo
- Angela McCluskey, Tongue and Groove plus Songwriter's Sunday lineup TBA @ Hotel Cafe
- The Smiths/Morissey Night @ The Echo (Part-Time Punks)
- Cartune Xprez: 2010 Future Television @ Cinefamily (Silent Movie Theatre) - The travelling roadshow of animated experimental cartoons, live videos and multimedia performances
- "Fletch" (1985), "Into the Night" (1985) @ New Beverly Cinema
- Yelp Presents Community Potluck @ Space 15 Twenty

Long - Running Events
- Feb. 12th - Feb. 26th - The Essential Clint Eastwood @ LACMA - Feb. 3rd - 28th - William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night @ Hollywood Forever Cemetary (Masonic Lodge) - Jan. 8th - Feb. 28th - 20th Annual Celebration of Iranian Cinema @ Billy Wilder Theater (UCLA)
- Feb. 13th - March 3rd - "You Are Not Falling, You Are Floating" w/David Hochbaum @ Corey Helford Gallery
- Nov. 14th - March 7th - "Sport: Iooss & Leifer @ Annenburg Space for Photography
- Nov. 19th - March 7th - "Road To Freedom: Photographs of the Civil Rights Movement, 1956-68 @ Skirball Cultural Center
- Feb. 25th - March 27th - Victor Gastelum: Selected Works @ Track 16 Gallery
- Feb. 27th - April 3rd - Matt Connors @ Cherry and Martin Gallery
- Nov. 15th - May 03rd - Collection: MOCA's First Thirty Years @ MOCA
Long-Running Events
Feb. 14th-July 3rd - Ulysses Guide to the LA River @ Pasadena Museum of California Art

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