by Dan Gibson
Seeing a show on a Monday night is a little rough for me with the Weekly's production schedule, but hey, a free concert by a great band at Congress tonight might be enough to get me to be a little grumpier at work tomorrow morning.
Mini Mansions are in the midst of a run opening for Arctic Monkeys across the country as they work out new material and they're playing (for free!) at a 7 p.m. show with Mute Swan opening, and if you like super-hooky Beatles-circa-Revolver-esque dark harmony-heavy pop, you'll love this LA trio. Plus, it's free. What do you have to lose, other than sleep?
Here's their brooding take on Blondie's "Heart of Glass":