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The Details Weekly Cultural Agenda: Superheroes, Paint from Bushwick, and the Horrors



Monday:

Although Comic-Con has come and gone, some vigilantes keep the cape and mask year-round. Meet real Superheroes in this documentary at 9 p.m. on HBO.

Kate Moss' new hubby, Jamie Hince, fronts the Kills at New York City's Terminal 5 at 7 p.m. with the Pains of Being Pure at Heart and A Place to Bury Strangers. Catch this lineup again on Tuesday.

Tuesday:

Artist of the moment Bon Iver comes to New York City's United Palace Theatre at 6 p.m.

For that psych-garage-rock fix, head to the Wiltern in L.A. to catch Deerhunter at 8 p.m.

Singer-songwriter Nicole Atkins croons at New York's City Winery at 5:30 p.m. Talk about your perfect date night.

Psychedelic rockers the Horrors play the Studio at Webster Hall in New York City at 8 p.m.

Wednesday:

Beautiful gingers Emma Stone and Jessica Chastain star in the period drama The Help, opening in theaters nationwide.

The Cool Kids perform their corkscrewed hip-hop next to the lanes at Brooklyn Bowl at 9 p.m.

Joan of Arc plays New York City's Mercury Lounge at 7:30 p.m.

Smart and soulful Sia comes to the Wiltern in L.A. at 7 p.m.

Thursday:

British pop queen Ellie Goulding lights up the Wiltern in L.A. at 6:30 p.m.

Dinosaur Feathers sing about "Teenage Whores" at New York City's Rocks Off Concert Cruises at 7 p.m. with Snowmine.

New York City's StandPipe Gallery showcases Brooklyn painters with the new exhibit "Fresh Paint From Bushwick" at 6 p.m.

Cut Copy, Foster the People, and Midnight Magic celebrate Brooklyn at Prospect Park Bandshell at 5:30 p.m.

Friday:

Jesse Eisenberg and Aziz Ansari play a couple of half-cocked slackers forced to become half-cocked bank robbers in 30 Minutes or Less, hitting theaters nationwide.

Yarn-spinning folk rockers the Decemberists come to Greek Theatre in L.A. at 7:30 p.m. with Wye Oak.

The Queens Museum of Art has your passport to Egypt as part of its International Outdoor Film, Dance and Music Series at 6:30 p.m.

Get ready for some old-school distortion when Sonic Youth, Wild Flag, and Kurt Vile & the Violators take the stage at Williamsburg Waterfront at 5:30 p.m.

One of our favorite guilty-pleasure franchises returns with a new installment, Final Destination 5, and has a new crew of victims, including Emma Bell, literally running for their lives in theaters today.

Saturday:

Comedian-musician Reggie Watts mixes his humor with vocals as he takes Chicago's Mayne Stage at 7 and 9:30 p.m.

The Pacific Festival at Orange County's Oak Canyon Ranch brings together Cut Copy, Toro y Moi, Superhumaniods, American Royalty, and more starting at 11 a.m.

Sunday:

Lo-fi-punk group Dunes offer electronic beats to the crowd at the Smell in L.A. with Flexions at 9 p.m.

—By Douglas Bair


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