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Happening Wednesday: The Twilight Singers, images of India and more

May 25, 2011

MUSIC

Morning Teleportation The Bowling Green, Ky., four piece brings its off-kilter rock 'n' roll amalgamation of analog synthesizers, improvisational mayhem and electronica-based psychedelia to the Southland. The band just released its debut album, "Expanding Anyway," in March. Supported by Jaill and Devon Williams. Satellite, 1717 Silver Lake Blvd., Silver Lake. 8:30 p.m. $10. (323) 661-4380. thesatellitela.com.

Twilight Singers In support of their latest release, "Dynamite Steps," the Greg Dulli-fronted Twilight Singers lead audiences back down the murky path of indie rock-noir. Margot & the Nuclear So and Sos and Jonneine Zapata will open. The Music Box. 6126 Hollywood Blvd. $22.50. 8 p.m. (323) 464-0808; http://themusicbox.la/

ART

Humanitas: Images of India This cocktail reception marks the opening of Los Angeles-based photographer Frederic Roberts' latest exhibition, which comprises 36 large-scale prints shot over three years during extensive travels in India. The images capture intimate moments and slices of everyday life, such as morning prayers and household chores. Sundaram Tagore Gallery, 9606 S. Santa Monica Blvd., Beverly Hills. 7:30 p.m. Free. (310) 278-4520. http://www.sundaramtagore.com.

BOOKS

Karen Russell and Salvatore Scibona Two of the New Yorker's entries from its recent "20 Under 40" list of young fiction talent discuss their work here. Karen Russell, the wry voice behind "St. Lucy's Home for Girls Raised by Wolves" and "Swamplandia!" joins Salvatore Scibona, whose first book "The End" was a finalist for the National Book Award. Hammer Museum, 10899 Wilshire Blvd., L.A. 7 p.m. Free. hammer.ucla.edu.

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