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Cool Concerts in L.A. 5/29/19 to 6/4/19

Wednesday 5/29
The Marías at Royce Hall UCLA- Sold out 😦

Thursday 5/30
Nina Diaz (opening for Alih Jey) at Civic Center Studios- $10-$12
The Twilight Sad at the Teragram Ballroom- $20
Crickets at Zebulon- $12
Xiu Xiu at the Lodge Room- $17
HR (of Bad Brains) at Catch One- $15

Friday 5/31
Wavves at the Lodge Room- $26
Cherry Glazerr at Chain Reaction- $15
Jon Brion at Largo at the Coronet- $30
FIDLAR at the House of Blues Anaheim- $27.50

Saturday 6/1
The Specials at the Novo- Sold out 😦
Wavves at the Lodge Room- $26
Z Berg & Friends Prom with Phoebe Bridgers, and more at the Garibaldina Society Highland Park- $24.60

Sunday 6/2
Dynasty Handbag and more at Zebulon- $15
Silversun Pickups at the Velvet Jones- Sold out 😦

Monday 6/3
Andrew Bird at the Wiltern- $40.50-$66
Mono and Emma Ruth Rundle at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever- Sold out 😦
Twin Peaks (DJ Set) at Gold-Diggers- Free with RSVP!

Tuesday 6/4
Connan Mockasin at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 5/22/19 to 5/28/19

Wednesday 5/22
Mavis Staples and Friends at the Theatre at Ace Hotel- Sold out 😦
The Damned (performing Machine Gun Etiquette) and Jello Biafra’s Incredibly Strange Dance Party (DJ set) at Alex’s Bar- Sold out 😦
Downtown Boys and more at Chain Reaction- $12
Geographer at La Santa- $15
Sweet and Tender Hooligans at the Parish at the House of Blues Anaheim- Sold out 😦

Thursday 5/23
Justus Proffit, Lunch Lady, and more at Non Plus Ultra- $8
Nosaj Thing at the Lodge Room- Free with RSVP!
Sonny and the Sunsets and more at Zebulon- $12-$15
The Damned (performing Machine Gun Etiquette) and Jello Biafra’s Incredibly Strange Dance Party (DJ set) at Alex’s Bar- Sold out 😦
Puddles Pity Party, Neil Hamburger and Sean Wheeler & the Reluctant Messengers at the Coach House- $35

Friday 5/24
The Lemonheads at the Teragram Ballroom- $30
Teen Daze and Geotic (aka Baths) at El Cid- $10
Puddles Pity Party at the Canyon- Santa Clarita- $34 and up

Saturday 5/25
The Warlocks and more at House of Machines- $8
Puddles Pity Party at the Canyon- Montclair- $38 and up

Sunday 5/26
The Avengers and more at Echoplex- $25-$30
Crickets (members of Le Tigre, MEN and Faith No More) at the Smell- $10

Monday 5/27
Happy Memorial Day

Tuesday 5/28
The Hives, Refused, and Bleached at the Fox Theater- $34.50
The Specials on Jimmy Kimmel Live- Free with ticket!
The Specials at the House of Blues Anaheim- $40

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 5/15/19 to 5/21/19

Wednesday 5/15
Kali Uchis and Jorja Smith at the Greek Theatre- $39.50-$75
The Chemical Brothers and the Black Madonna at the Shrine Expo Hall- Sold out 😦
Stephen Malkmus at the Lodge Room- $35
Wolfmother at the Roxy- Sold out 😦
AA Bondy at Zebulon- $20
Shy Boys at the Bootleg Theater- $12
Meiko at Hotel Cafe- $15
Juan MacLean (DJ set) at the Sayers Club- Free!

Thursday 5/16
Garbage at the Shrine Auditorium- $19.50-$39.50
The Chemical Brothers and the Black Madonna at the Greek Theatre- $25 and up
The Dandy Warhols at the Theatre at Ace Hotel- $29-$50
Stephen Malkmus at the Lodge Room- $35
The Black Madonna at the Sound Nightclub- $27
The Marías at the Concert Lounge- Sold out 😦

Friday 5/17
Santigold and Amanda Blank at the Hollywood Palladium- $53-$55
HelloGoodbye at the Echoplex- $18-$22
The Marías at the Concert Lounge- Sold out 😦
POW! at the Echo- $8-$10
Kali Uchis and Jorja Smith at the Santa Barbara Bowl- $35-$70
She Wants Revenge at Soho- $20

Saturday 5/18
Sasami at the Getty- Free!
The Marías at Soho- Sold out 😦

Sunday 5/19
Johnny Marr at the House of Blues Anaheim- $35

Monday 5/20
Balthazar at the Echo- $15-$18

Tuesday 5/21
Johnny Marr at the Ford Theatres- $39.50-$49.50
Downtown Boys at the Smell- $12

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 5/8/19 to 5/14/19

Wednesday 5/8
Kevin Morby at the Theatre at Ace Hotel- $22.50
White Lies at the Fonda Theatre- $30
FKA Twigs at the Palace Theatre- $79.50
The Faint and more at the Roxy- Sold out 😦
Local Natives (acoustic set) at HomeState Highland Park- $15 donation

Thursday 5/9
The Dodos at the Love Song- Sold out 😦
Eels at the Observatory- $35
The Church at Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace- Sold out 😦

Friday 5/10
HEALTH at the Teragram Ballroom- $20
Lila Downs at the Walt Disney Concert Hall- Sold out 😦
L7 and Le Butcherettes at the Glass House- $24.50
Flying Lotus 3D and more at Lightning in a Bottle at Lake Buena Vista- $185 and up
Sondre Lerche at the Largo at the Coronet- $30
Phantom Planet at Resident- $12
Magic Wands and more at House of Machines- Free
Ian Sweet and more at Zebulon- $12-$15

Saturday 5/11
Starcrawler, Death Valley Girls, and more at Brouwerij West- Free!
Like Totally Music Festival with Public Image Ltd. and more at Huntington State Beach- $65 and up
Santigold and more at Lightning in a Bottle at Lake Buena Vista- $185 and up
Jenny Lewis at the Hollywood Palladium- $50
Amanda Palmer at the Theatre at Ace Hotel- $45-$60
TOKiMONSTA and more at the Ford- Sold out 😦
HEALTH at the Teragram Ballroom- $20
The Bouncing Souls, the Bronx, and more at the Fonda Theatre- $30
Phantom Planet at the Constellation Room- $12
Now, Now and Foxing at the Observatory- $20

Sunday 5/12
Eels at the Theatre at Ace Hotel- $45-$53.50
American Football at the Regent Theater- $25-$32
Toro Y Moi, Khruangbin, and more at Lightning in a Bottle at Lake Buena Vista- $185 and up
Florence & the Machine and Perfume Genius at the Santa Barbara Bowl- $65-$145
The Bouncing Souls, the Bronx, and more at the Observatory- $25

Monday 5/13
Moaning at Zebulon- $12
The Strokes at the Wiltern- Sold out 😦

Tuesday 5/14
Filthy Friends at the Echo- $25-$30
Kali Uchis and Jorja Smith at the Greek Theatre- $39 and up
Now, Now and Foxing at El Rey Theatre- $19.99

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 5/1/19 to 5/7/19

Wednesday 5/1
Bikini Kill at the Hollywood Palladium- $39.50
Hot Chip at the El Rey Theatre- Sold out 😦
Lissie at the Largo at the Coronet- $31-$75

Thursday 5/2
Bikini Kill and Le Butcherettes at the Hollywood Palladium- Sold out 😦
Chromatics and more at the Wiltern- $20 and up
Big Thief and Victoria Williams at the Fonda Theatre- $26
Andrew Stockdale (of Wolfmother) and more at Harvard & Stone- Free!
Broncho and more at the Wayfarer- $15
Hot Chip at Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace- Sold out 😦

Friday 5/3
Just Like Heaven Fest with Phoenix, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, MGMT, Beach House, Louis XIV, Grizzly Bear, the Rapture, Neon Indian, and more at the Queen Mary Events Park- VIP available $250-$270
First Fridays with Lauren Ruth Ward and Broncho at the Natural History Museum- $20
The Church at the Regent Theater- $27.50 and up
Big Thief and Jolie Holland at the Bootleg Theater- Sold out 😦
Mike Watt + the Secondmen and more at the Redwood Bar- $10
The Entrance Band at Zebulon- $15-$20
Lissie at the Largo at the Coronet- Sold out 😦
City of the Sun at the Roxy- $16-$18
Chromatics and more at Pappy & Harriet’s Pioneertown Palace- $30

Saturday 5/4
Just Like Heaven Fest with Phoenix, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, MGMT, Beach House, Louis XIV, Grizzly Bear, the Rapture, Neon Indian, and more at the Queen Mary Events Park- Sold out 😦
Beachlife Festival with Brian Wilson, Violent Femmes, Dawes, Best Coast, and more at Seaside Lagoon Redondo Beach- $97 and up
City of the Sun at the Observatory- $15

Sunday 5/5
Weirdo Night with Dynasty Handbag at Zebulon- $15
The Voidz and True Blue at the Observatory- $39.50

Monday 5/6
STRFKR at La Santa- $30

Tuesday 5/7
FKA Twigs at the Palace- $229
The Faint at the Roxy- $25-$28
STRFKR at Ventura Theatre- $22.50