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Cool Concerts in L.A. 2/24/20 to 3/1/20

Monday 2/24
Kills Birds at Gold-Diggers
Freedom Fry at the Dresden Room- Free!
Bernie Party with Julia Holter, Dean & Britta, Dustin Wong, and more at the Lodge Room

Tuesday 2/25
Moses Sumney at the Bootleg- Free!
Dr. Dog at the Yost Theater

Wednesday 2/26
Soccer Mommy at Amoeba- Free!
Flor De Toloache at La Santa
SASAMI at Soho

Thursday 2/27
A Very Bernie Fundraiser with Surf Curse and more at 654 Gibbons Street- Sold out 😦
Flor De Toloache at the Lodge Room
Chido Chevere Cool with Ximena Sariñana and more at the Paramount
Guster (acoustic) at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever- Sold out 😦
Lower Dens at the Roxy
Los Angeles College Radio Night with É Arenas (of Chicano Batman) and more at the Bootleg
Dr. Dog at the Novo
Best Coast at the Alibi

Friday 2/28
Best Coast at the Novo
Anamanaguchi, HANA, and Cowgirl Clue at the Fonda Theatre
Run River North at Echoplex
Guster (acoustic) at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever- Sold out 😦
Summer Cannibals and more at the Satellite
Jon Brion at Largo at the Coronet
Thrice and more at the Fox Theater

Saturday 2/29
Thrice at the Novo
Raphael Saadiq and more at the Wiltern
Haunted Summer and more at Highland Park Bowl- Free!
Combo Chimbita and Y La Bamba at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦
The Struts and Starcrawler at the House of Blues Anaheim

Sunday 3/1
Hot Snakes and Kills Birds at Alex’s Bar- Sold out 😦

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 2/17/20 to 2/23/20

Monday 2/17
Dustin Wong & Brin and more at the Echoplex- Free!
The Melvins at Soho

Tuesday 2/18
Daniel Lanois and more In the Café at Zebulon- Free
Horrorpops and Throw Rag at the House of Blues Anaheim

Wednesday 2/19
Moses Sumney at the Bootleg Theater- Free!

Thursday 2/20
Yppah and more at the Paramount

Friday 2/21
Cold War Kids at the Novo
No Age and more at the Smell
Mutual Benefit at the Bootleg
Mike Watt & The Secondmen and more at The Sardine
Sasami and Angelica Garcia at Pappy & Harriet’s

Saturday 2/22
Metronomy and more at the Fonda Theatre
FEELS and more at Zebulon

Sunday 2/23
Lonnie Liston Smith, Cut Chemist, Garth Trinidad, and more at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦
Azure Ray at the Federal Bar (brunch show)- Free!
Dustin Wong + Takako Minekawa and more at Gold Diggers- Free!
Chelsea Williams at the Love Song Bar- Free!
Metronomy at Pappy and Harriet’s

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 2/10/20 to 2/16/20

Monday 2/10
Dustin Wong and more at Permanent Records Roadhouse

Tuesday 2/11
Hachiku and A.O. Gerber at the Bootleg- Free!
Daniel Lanois and more at Zebulon- Free!

Wednesday 2/12
Moses Sumney at the Bootleg- Free!
Chastity Belt and more at the Lodge Room- Sold out 😦
The Adicts at the Garden Amphitheatre

Thursday 2/13
Moaning at the Moon Room- Free!
Pink Mountaintops at the Highland Park Bowl- Free!
Chastity Belt at the Observatory
Antibalas at the Regent Theater
As The World Berns – A Fundraiser for Bernie Sanders with Alex Lilly and more at the Bootleg

Friday 2/14
Tacocat and more at Chain Reaction
Planned Parenthood benefit with Mac DeMarco, Cherry Glazerr, Rodrigo Amarante, Soko, Pearl Charles, and more at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
A Benefit for Newport Festivals Foundation with Courtney Barnett at the Palace Theatre
Bat For Lashes at the Theatre at Ace

Saturday 2/15
This Will Destroy You at the Teragram Ballroom
Horrorpops at the Wiltern

Sunday 2/16
The Paranoyds and more at Alex’s Bar

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 2/3/20 to 2/9/20

Monday 2/3
Caroline Polachek (of Chairlift) at Amoeba Hollywood- Free!
The New Pornographers at the Fonda
Tycho at the Wiltern

Tuesday 2/4
Silversun Pickups at Ventura Theater
Daniel Lanois and more at Zebulon- Free!
Big Thief at Jimmy Kimmel Live

Wednesday 2/5
Jenny O. and more at the Satellite
Silversun Pickups and more at the Observatory

Thursday 2/6
Mondo Cozmo and more at the Hi Hat
Melvins at Pappy and Harriet’s- Sold out 😦

Friday 2/7
Silversun Pickups at the Wiltern
Melvins (and Mr. Bungle) at the Fonda
Motor Sales and friends (including Dan Wilson) at the Bootleg
Moving Units at a secret location- Sold out 😦

Saturday 2/8
Mandy Moore at the Bootleg

Sunday 2/9
Sinead O’Connor at El Rey
Tropa Magica and more at La Santa

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 1/27/20 to 2/2/20

Monday 1/27
Juliana Hatfield at the Echoplex
Niña Dioz and more at the Satellite- Free!

Tuesday 1/28
Grammy Salute to Prince with Beck, Gary Clark Jr., Foo Fighters, H.E.R., Mavis Staples, St. Vincent, and more at the Los Angeles Convention Center
Daniel Lanois, Rocco Deluca, and more In the Café at Zebulon- Free!

Wednesday 1/29
Ian Sweet and more at the Echo
Mattiel at the Constellation Room

Thursday 1/30
Wolf Parade and Land of Talk at the Regent Theater
She Wants Revenge at the Roxy

Friday 1/31
Tune-Yards at the Walt Disney Concert Hall
She Wants Revenge at the Roxy
Mattiel at the Bootleg
Courtney Barnett at Pappy & Harriet’s- Sold out 😦
Jon Brion at Largo at the Coronet
L.A. Witch at Alex’s Bar

Saturday 2/1
She Wants Revenge at the Roxy
Caroline Polachek at the Fonda Theatre
Mandy Moore and Friends at the Bootleg Theater
Earthlings? at Pappy & Harriet’s

Sunday 2/2
Tashaki Miyaki and Joel Jerome at the Bootleg Theater
Weirdo Night with Dynasty Handbag with Fatty Cakes and the Puff Pastries and more at Zebulon

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 1/20/20 to 1/26/20

Monday 1/20
Nada Surf and John Vanderslice at the Troubadour
Alex Lilly at Zebulon- Free!

Tuesday 1/21
IN THE CAFÉ: Daniel Lanois, Rocco Deluca, and more at Zebulon- Free!
Elbow and Jesca Hoop at the Observatory
Laurie Anderson & Christian McBride and Rubin Kodheli at the Walt Disney Concert Hall

Wednesday 1/22
Brittany Howard at the Hollywood Palladium

Thursday 1/23
Brandi Carlile at the Hollywood Palladium
Death Valley Girls at Clifton’s- Free!

Friday 1/24
The Haden Triplets at Zebulon
The Shivas at the Bootleg
Alex’s Bar 20th Anniversary with Mariachi El Bronx, Mike Watt & the Secondmen, and Nina Diaz at Alex’s Bar- Sold out 😦
Michael Kiwanuka at the Theatre at Ace Hotel
Jesca Hoop at Nichols Canyon Music
Flor de Toloache at the Fox Performing Arts Center
Saint Motel and KOLARS at the Observatory- Sold out 😦

Saturday 1/25
Americana Fest: The Songs of Willie Nelson Pre-Grammy Salute with Madison Cunningham, Andrew Bird, and more at the Troubadour- Sold out 😦
Alex’s Bar 20th Anniversary with The Bronx and more at Alex’s Bar- Sold out 😦
Juliana Hatfield w/ Potty Mouth at Pappy & Harriet’s
Mandy Moore & Friends at the Bootleg Theater
Colleen Green at Permanent Records Roadhouse
Cursive and Cloud Nothings at the Glass House

Sunday 1/26
Cursive and Cloud Nothings at the Teragram Ballroom

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 1/13/20 to 1/19/20

Monday 1/13
Deeradorian and more at Zebulon- Free!

Tuesday 1/14
IN THE CAFÉ: Daniel Lanois, Rocco Deluca, and more at Zebulon- Free!
Run River North at the Constellation Room

Wednesday 1/15
Mynabirds at Gold Diggers- Free!
The Red Pears at Amoeba Hollywood- Free!
Criminal Hygiene and more at the Moroccan Lounge
Miya Folick and Shannon Lay at the Echo
Kaki King at the Bootleg
Joyce Manor and Peach Kelli Pop at the Glass House- Sold out 😦
Surf Curse at the Garden Amphitheater- Sold out 😦

Thursday 1/16
Joyce Manor, Jeff Rosenstock and Peach Kelli Pop at the Glass House
Wake for 2019 with Este Haim, Alex Lilly and more at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever
Automatic (opening for Mr. Elevator) at the Echo
Justus Proffit and more at Programme Skate & Sound
Kaki King and more at the House of Blues Anaheim
Surf Curse at Pappy & Harriet’s- Sold out 😦

Friday 1/17
Hanni El Khatib and more at Pappy and Harriet’s
Lunch Lady and more at the Factory
…And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever- Sold out 😦
Home Sick Festival with Joyce Manor, Automatic, and more at the Glass House

Saturday 1/18
Mandy Moore & Friends at the Bootleg Theater
L.A. Witch and more at MTL Concert Venue & Bar
iHeartRadio ALTer EGO with Billie Eilish, the Black Keys, Coldplay, Rex Orange County, SHAED, and more at the Forum- Sold out 😦
Mikal Cronin at the Continental Room
4XFar Festival with Anderson .Paak & the Free Nationals, Kurt Vile and the Violators, Tijuana Panthers, and more at Empire Grand Oasis in Coachella Valley

Sunday 1/19
Elbow and Jesca Hoop at the Wiltern
Nada Surf at the Troubadour- Sold out 😦
4XFar Festival with Q-Tip & Mark Ronson (DJ set)zå)olp;, Sofi Tukker, and more at Empire Grand Oasis in Coachella Valley