Commotion Records Night at Barnes & Noble

The Grove @ Farmerís Market

Tuesday, June 21

7pm to 9pm

Admission is Free

The evening will feature a panel discussion of the role that music plays in independent film moderated by Adam Baer, a former NPR producer and music critic for the New York Sun, who has written on music, technology, and film for the Los Angeles Times, New York Times, New Yorker, Slate, and numerous other publications. He currently blogs at

Panelists will include Harold Budd (composer, "Mysterious Skin"), Rolfe Kent (composer, "Sideways", "Mean Girls, "About Schmidt"), Nathan Larsen (composer, "Boys Donít Cry", "Palindrome", "The Woodsman") and Tracy McKnight (film supervisor for over 70 independent films and co-founder of Commotion Records).

The evening will also showcase a rare musical performance by Nathan Larsen who was a member of the band Shudder to Think. And, as a finishing touch, former CBS/Sony CEO and Commotion Records co-founder and CEO Walter Yetnikoff will read excerpts from his critically acclaimed memoir HOWLING AT THE MOON.