When: Friday, July 16, 10pm Pacific
Where: The Purple Lounge at The Standard
Who: Theophilus London
If you enjoyed Cornell Wedge's Weekend Playlist last week, you'll recognize Theophilus London. You can come out for this show or to Hard LA.
When: Saturday, July 17, from 4pm-Midnight Pacific
Where: Los Angeles State Historic Park
What: Hard LA, featuring MIA, N*E*R*D, Die Antwoord, Flying Lotus, Rye Rye, Switch, Joker, Sleigh Bells, Theophilus London, 12th Planet, Borgore, Jason Bentley, Destructo, Nguzunguzu, The Gaslamp Killer, and Ninja Sonik
Cost: $60-- $110 if you also buy for Hard Summer
When: Sunday, July 18, 6pm Pacific
Where: The Orange County Fair, Meadows Stage
Who: Christa Mae and The Brigade
Cost: General Admission is $10, but you can get a "Superpass" for the entire Fair for $25 until July 15.
When: July 16-18
Where: Union Park
What: Pitchfork Music Festival, featuring Neon Indian, The Tallest Man on Earth, and more
Cost: $40/day, but Saturday and Sunday were sold out at press time