The Bird and the Bee, the project of singer Inara George and Lily Allen's producer Greg Kurstin, makes exquisite dinner party music. That's not a slight. And the Bird and the Bee's second album, "Ray Guns Are Not Just the Future," is liquid gold. El Rey Theatre, 5515 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. 8 p.m. Friday. $20. www.theelrey.com.