Ghostland Observatory, who have been touring the country in support of their third (and fantastically psychedelic) album, Robotique Majestique, played at the Key Club in West Hollywood last Thursday (Nov. 19) as a part of SPIN's exclusive concert series, SPIN on Sunset. The performance was made possible by sponsors, Citi and VTech, who treated VIPs, including starlet Mischa Barton, to an exclusive pre-party before the start of the show.
The LA show featured special lighting -- a combination of lazers and a smoke machines called "hazers." Check out photos from the sold-out gig!
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