Oct 122017
 

Har Mar Superstar- How Did I Get Through The Day?

Things to do in Los Angeles this weekend (10/12-10/15/17)-

Thursday

Courtney Barnett and Kurt Vile are performing a live set free at Amoeba Records (buy their record for a guaranteed spot)

MOCA Grand Avenue is hosting the world premiere of James Benning’s film Readers with Benning in person and a reading by Rachel Kushner (free)

Downtown Art Walk returns with galleries open late (maps available at 634 S.Spring Street)

Angelo De Augustine is playing at the Bootleg Theater with Avi Buffalo and Madison Cunningham

Sound of Ceres, Vinyl Williams, HOTT MT and Pavo Pavo are playing at The Satellite

Julia Lucille, Moses Nesh, Melaena Cadiz and Jess Williams are performing at Junior High

Friday

Har Mar Superstar is opening for The Afghan Whigs at The Fonda Theatre

ArtNight Pasadena returns with free admission to the museums, gallery openings, music, and performances, all around the area- with free shuttle buses to get to the different destinations

There are still tickets available to see Father John Misty at The Greek Theatre with Weyes Blood opening

The TransNation Film Festival begins today and runs all weekend

The free film at Santa Monica Pier this week is Hidden Figures

Saturday

The 12th Annual Pasadena ArtWalk has art activities, a juried art show and sale, performances, restaurant promotions and more (free)

Flying Lotus (in 3D) and Thundercat are performing outside at Hollywood Forever

The Getty is hosting Off The 405 x Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA with a performance by Helado Negro, a DJ set and performance by Maria Chavez, and an installation by Krysten Cunningham

Galantis are playing at  The Greek Theatre with The Him and Pat Lok opening

Rainer Maria are playing at The Echo with Olivia Neutron-John opening

Sunday

It’s the second day of the Santa Fe Art Colony’s annual open house- a great chance to check out the artists’ work and the space itself (free)

As part of Red Bull Music Academy’s programming- artist Ryoji Ikeda will present a composition in collaboration with 100 automobile owners that will constitute the world’s largest synth orchestra (free but RSVP)

Annie Hart is playing at The Hotel Cafe with Madeline Kenney and Sophia Knapp

Sun Kil Moon is playing at The Regent Theater

 

 

Oct 302014
 

Iceage- The Lord’s Favorite

Things to do in Los Angeles this weekend- non-Halloween edition- (10/30-11/2)-

Thursday

Experimental filmmaker James Benning is giving a lecture at the Hammer Museum (free) – http://hammer.ucla.edu/programs-events/2014/10/ucla-department-of-art-lectures-james-benning/

Representatives from arts journals mono.kultor (Berlin) and ANP Quarterly (Los Angeles) will be discussing their publications. This coincides with mono.kultor’s retrospective at KK gallery in Chinatown- http://www.acehotel.com/calendar/losangeles/monokultur

Free acoustic performance of the score of Invisible Cities in Union Station- http://thesource.metro.net/2014/10/27/metro-presents-invisible-cities-to-perform-acoustic-opera-at-union-station/

Friday

Yelle at the Fonda Theatre- http://www.fondatheatre.com/events/detail/249102

Friday through Sunday

Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo at the LA Convention Center- http://comikazeexpo.com/

Saturday

USC  is screening The Punk Singer followed by a discussion with Kathleen Hanna (the subject of the film) after-free with RSVP- http://web-app.usc.edu/web/ecal/event/detail/909625?calendar_id=113

Cinefamily is showing Mulholland Dr. at midnight- http://www.cinefamily.org/films/heavy-hitter-midnites/#heavy-midnites-mulholland-dr

Saturday and Sunday

Iceage at the Echo- http://www.theecho.com/event/641671-iceage-los-angeles/

Sunday

Director Michelangelo Antonioni’s film Blow Up is at the American Cinematheque – http://www.americancinemathequecalendar.com/content/blow-up-0

Frankie Rose at the Bootleg Theatre- http://foldsilverlake.com/event.cfm?id=163040&cart