With Koos Inc. now in charge of the Yost Theater, the nearly century-old downtown Santa Ana theater is poised to see some new life. After hosting bands like the (International) Noise Conspiracy during soundDowntown last November, programming at the venue is picking back up this week with LAs boy/girl space-pop duo the Bird and the Bee, who released their latest album, Ray Guns Are Not Just the Future, last month. Theyve made a name recently through appearing on a number of diverse films and TV showsForgetting Sarah Marshall, the Sex and the City movie, Tim and Eric Awesome Show, Great Job!. Its also the album release show for Orange Countys Melanoid; debuting the Asleep in the Wake full-length.
Thu., Feb. 26, 8 p.m., 2009