You Should Watch: Big Whup At The Prospector Tonight
Why: Because Big Whup fuses folk-irony with Japanese-pop influences and is unabashedly all about embracing skillful eclecticism in their music. Details and my favorite song, after the jump.
Ziegler actually wrote about the Big Whup for OC Weekly here. Big Whup's members are also from Pizza!, and their willingness to try anything--make them totally punk rock.
It's a $3 cover, 21+, 2400 E. 7th St., Long Beach.
Here are two of my favorites from their set: