Tonight at 8, Monochrom will pour several gallons of Coca Cola into a pot and boil it down until the residue left behind can be molded into a brick. Seriously, how can you go wrong here?
Recommended Show of the Week: David Byrne, Arcade Fire @ Hollywood Bowl. Head to the Bowl Sunday night to watch the indie rock version of Rocky V. Aging veteran Rocky (David Byrne) takes the young hotshot Tommy Gunn (Arcade Fire) under his wing. Tommy wins some matches, gets really arrogant and then drops Rocky. Gunn gains the title belt but loses favor with the masses and realizes the only way to gain respect is to beat Rocky one-on-oneâ€¦
Tonight @ 8, head over to Machine Project to catch Austrian art geeks Monochrom delete a bunch of stuff with magnets. Leave your credit cards and iPod at home.
The next taker in Westwood’s hot retail scene is American Apparel. The clothing company, whose founder is known for his love of public masturbation, has nabbed a long-vacant Village storefront for its next location. (Two doors down from Victoria’s Secret.)
This just announced in my inbox: GR Silverlake will be hosting a drawing battle from 3 to 5 pm this Sunday (6/19). Take on Drunken Master (Kiyoshi Nakazawa) for 60 seconds. Just don’t draw too good or he may go wuxia on on you.