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Cool Concerts in L.A. 12/26/19 to 1/5/20

Thursday 12/26
Daniel Lanois and more In the Café at Zebulon- Free with RSVP!

Friday 12/27
Tropa Magica at the Factory- Sold out 😦
Poolside at the Observatory
Post Life, Lunch Lady and more at the Hi Hat- Free 21+
The English Beat at Saint Rocke
Los Lobos at the Canyon Agoura Hills

Saturday 12/28
The Aquabats! and more at the Fonda Theatre
SadGirl and the Crudes at Zebulon- Free!
Momma and more at the Hi Hat- Free!
Los Lobos at the Canyon Santa Clarita

Sunday 12/29
Chromeo (DJ set) at Exchange
Los Lobos at the Rose
The English Beat at Saint Rocke

Monday 12/30
Cracker and Camper Van Beethoven at the Teragram Ballroom

Tuesday 12/31
Crush (Cole and Zumi of The Black Lips) and more at Harvard & Stone
Poolside and more at the Fonda Theatre
Dâm-Funk and Nosaj Thing at Lot 613
A Rock & Roll Carnival with members of Moon Honey, Draemings, and more at Taix
Guided by Voices at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
Midnight Lovers NYE with Juan Maclean and more
Los Lobos at the Canyon Club Montclair

Wednesday 1/1
Happy New Year!

Thursday 1/2
Guy Blakeslee and more at Zebulon- Free with RSVP!

Friday 1/3
Piñata Protest (opening for T.S.O.L.) at the Regent Theater

Saturday 1/4
Heaven Is Rock & Roll Gala with Dave Grohl & Friends at the Palladium- Sold out 😦
The Smell’s 22nd Anniversary celebration with Randy Randall (of No Age), Dustin Wong, and more at the Smell
Piñata Protest (opening for T.S.O.L.) at the Observatory

Sunday 1/5
Avi Buffalo and more at Gold Diggers- Free!

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 12/18/19 to 12/24/19

Better late than never!

Wednesday 12/18
Chris Isaak and KT Tunstall at the City National Grove of Anaheim

Thursday 12/19
X and Los Straitjackets at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
Thursday at the Roxy- Sold out 😦
Lola Kirke and more at the Bootleg

Friday 12/20
The Growlers Snow Ball 4 at the Wiltern- Sold out 😦
X and Los Straitjackets at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
My Chemical Romance and Thursday at the Shrine Expo Hall- Sold out 😦
NO AGE “Ye Olde Destruction” screening and live soundtrack performance at Zebulon
Jon Brion at Largo at the Coronet
Lola Kirke and more at Pappy and Harriet’s

Saturday 12/21
The Joy Formidable at the Teragram Ballroom
Tourist and Matthew Dear at Catch One
Common Holly at the Echo
Thursday at the Glass House
The Vandals 24th Annual Winter Formal with the Aquabats tribute to the Cure at the House of Blues Anaheim
-Annabella Lwin of Bow Wow Wow (and Missing Persons) at the Rose Pasadena

Sunday 12/22
NO AGE and more at the Smell

Monday 12/23
Slaughterhouse and more at the Moroccan Lounge

Tuesday 12/24
Christmas Eve

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 12/11/19 to 12/17/19

Wednesday 12/11
James Blake at the Theatre at Ace Hotel
Fruit Bats at the Teragram Ballroom
Allah-Las and more at the Observatory
-Aimee Mann & Ted Leo Christmas Show at Largo at the Coronet (early and late shows)
Bedouine at the Troubadour
Christmas with a Z! with Puddles Pity Party and more at the Satellite

Thursday 12/12
Pete Yorn and more at El Rey Theatre
Allah-Las and more at the Mayan
The Paranoyds and SadGirl at the Cinema Bar- Free!
French Vanilla and Lunch Lady at Chain Reaction

Friday 12/13
She & Him at the Theatre at Ace Hotel
Thievery Corporation and Brazilian Girls at the Wiltern
KOLARS and more at the Lodge Room
Z Berg and Friends Black Mass Christmas at Pico Union Project
Automatic and more at Zebulon
Pete Yorn at Ventura Theater

Saturday 12/14
Devendra Banhart, White Fence, and Rodrigo Amarante at “Other Flowers” at Hauser & Wirth
She & Him at the Theatre at Ace Hotel
DIIV and more at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦
Cut Chemist at the Echo
Allah-Las at Pappy & Harriet’s- Sold out 😦
KOLARS and more at the Wayfarer

Sunday 12/15
Nina Diaz at the dA Center for the Arts
French Vanilla and more at the Echo
Thurston Moore Group at Zebulon- Sold out 😦
DIIV and more at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦
Chris Isaak at Ventura Theater

Monday 12/16
DIIV at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦
Shannon Lay and Ty Segall (solo) at Zebulon- Free!
Robert Francis at the Hotel Cafe
Davíd Garza at the Love Song Bar- Free!

Tuesday 12/17
Rooney at the Troubadour- Sold out 😦
Whispertown & Friends Holiday Program with M. Ward, Lavender Diamond, Azure Ray, and more at the Bootleg Bar- Free with RSVP/Suggested $10 donation

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 12/4/19 to 12/10/19

Wednesday 12/4
Mark Ronson and Anderson .Paak at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Sold out 😦
Chloe x Halle at the Fonda Theatre
Desert Nights’ “Hommage à Joni,” with Sondre Lerche and more at the Standard Hollywood- Free!
Battles at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦

Thursday 12/5
Angel Olsen and Rodrigo Amarante at the Palace Theatre- Sold out 😦
María Del Pilar at the Motley Coffeehouse
Lisa Prank and more at the Bootleg Theater
Cherie Currie & Brie Darling and more at the Whisky a Go Go

Friday 12/6
Angel Olsen and Vagabon at the Palace Theatre- Sold out 😦
Madison Cunningham and Johanna Samuels at the Bootleg Theater
Dan Wilson at McCabe’s Guitar Shop- Sold out 😦
Kills Birds at the Moroccan Lounge
Thrice and more at the House of Blues Anaheim-Sold out 😦
Black Mountain at Pappy and Harriet’s

Saturday 12/7
Maria Taylor at the South Pasadena Masonic Lodge
-Mount Eerie and Julie Doiron at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever (7:00pm-Sold out 😦 and 9:30pm)
Justus Proffit and more at the Meltdown
KOLARS and more at Pappy and Harriet’s

Sunday 12/8
KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas with the Raconteurs, Of Monsters & Men and more at the Honda Center
Alt 98.7 FM’s Share the Love 2019 with Chvrches at the Wiltern

Monday 12/9
Shannon Lay at Zebulon- Free!

Tuesday 12/10
Home for the Holidays with Cyndi Lauper, Brandi Carlile, Henry Rollins, and more at the Novo
James Blake at the Theatre at Ace Hotel
Divino Niño and Bardo Martinez (of Chicano Batman) at the Roxy
Say Sue Me at the Echo