BUY TICKETS: Brian Fest at the Fonda Theatre
Despite the cloudy morning, the live music options look bright, Scenestar readers. There are some cool concerts scheduled tonight, but our Show of the Night title goes to Brian Fest: A Night to Celebrate the Music of Brian Wilson! Held at the Fonda Theatre tonight, Brian Fest will feature performances by Norah Jones, Brandon Flowers of The Killers, Ann Wilson of Heart, Wayne Coyne and Steven Drozd of the Flaming Lips, Devendra Banhart, M. Ward, Boz Scaggs, Bethany Cosentino of Best Coast, Local Natives, Sebu Simonian of Capital Cities, and many more guests. Also scheduled is a special appearance by Brian Wilson himself. Proceeds from Brian Fest will benefit the Jameson Neighborhood Fund. In related news, Brian Wilson will release new album No Pier Pressure on April 7. There also is a biopic about the musician, entitled Love & Mercy, which stars Paul Dano and John Cusack as the younger and older Brian Wilson, respectively. The film will be released in theaters June 5.
If you can't get in to our Show of the Night, your other music options include performances by Conway, Robben Ford, Tim Gray & The Delusions, Hawthorne Heights, Hollywood Undead, Mumford & Sons, The Parrots, Soko, Scott Weiland & The Wildabouts, and many more. Also, tonight is residency night in Los Angeles, so if you're 21 and over, there's a bunch of FREE shows by local bands that you can check out. Click here for ticket links and info on all of today's shows as well as upcoming local shows on our concert calendar. For any further updates, be sure to also follow us on Twitter for any last-minute news and set times (posted daily in the comments section) if available for select shows!