For many aging indie rockers, the ultimate dream band would be like the soundtrack to a cuddle party starring Sonic Youth and My Bloody Valentine. Well, aged hipster, point your downloading finger over yonder: L.A. trio Autolux are very nearly that band. Featuring the guitarist from cult rockers Failure, the 'Lux conjure smart and enchanting shoegaze-d pop that, most importantly, isn't retreading. Where's the new album already? A teaser single ("Audience No. 2") was released over a year ago! With Sleepy Sun and Bridezilla.
Mon., Sept. 14, 7:30 p.m., 2009