We went to the Cannery last night to see The Blow, who were opening for Jenny Lewis. Too bad we showed up at 8:40, 'cause they'd already played, though we didn't really figure that out 'til we waited around for an hour or more only to have J-Lew walk onstage. What gives? Rock shows should never start before 8:30. And if you dare to rock early, you better rent an airhorn and a blimp to make sure the word gets out.
So we headed to the Exit/In to see the Irish electronic-pop duo Oppenheimer and bossa nova kids Mosquitos, and the Rock Block looked like this: