Tonight Los Angeles recolonizes that old British domain, Intelligent Dance Music. Nosaj Thing takes inspiration from Dr. Dre but makes the sort of not-quite-dubstep featured on Mary Anne Hobbs' latest compilation; his melodic beat landscapes are winning him remixes for everyone from the xx to Drake. Jazz-trained Daedelus makes hip hop-draped daydreams for Plug Research and Mush, while Jogger borrows from the softer side of indie to make something between Chicago post-rock and Four Tet fokltronica.
Sat., Feb. 20, 11 p.m., 2010
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