1. Jon Brion
Even if you don’t know the name, you’ve probably heard the man’s music. He’s scored movies like I Heart Huckabees
and Punch Drunk Love,
and lent his hand to tracks in Boogie Nights
and Step Brothers
. Brion unleashes his signature brand of whimsy on Largo later this month (although he probably won't perform "Boats 'N Hoes"
Fri Mar 28 9:30p. Largo at the Coronet, 366 N La Cienega Blvd. $30 here.