It's not until August 1, but The Chase at the Mountain Bar in Chinatown is presenting Jacques Renault:

Mountain Bar is at 473 Gin Ling Way. Check out The Chase's blog for updates: (This flyer was posted on the window of Millie's which was closed and had the bars across the windows, so that's why there's a weird angle… )

Want something a little more immediate? Tonight at Echo Curio: The Pity Party

The crazy monster drawing is by RONALD DZERIGIAN, whose art is currently showing there. Check out more at

Here's The Pity Party at the Hammer last summer

And a gallery of photos of the band playing at their February residency at Spaceland:

Click the photo to see the rest. Photo by Timothy Norris.

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