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Cool Concerts in L.A. 6/6/18 to 6/12/18

Wednesday 6/6
Johnny Marr at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
Iceage at the Regent Theater- $14.50
Rodrigo Amarante at Zebulon- Sold out 😦
Milo Greene at the Holding Co.- Sold out 😦
Nina Diaz at the Hotel Cafe- $12.50
Todd Rundgren at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Waitlist available

Thursday 6/7
Speedy Ortiz at the Echo- $13
The Kooks at the Wiltern- Resale tickets available through Live Nation
Minus the Bear at the Mayan Theater- $28.50
King Tuff at the Teragram Ballroom- $18
Aterciopelados at the Conga Room- $30-$75
Vetiver at Zebulon- $22

Friday 6/8
Yo La Tengo at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
BRONCHO at the Moroccan Lounge- $20
Alexis Taylor (of Hot Chip) at the Troubadour- $17

Saturday 6/9
Upset at the Resident- Free with RSVP (early show)
Yo La Tengo at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
A Place to Bury Strangers at the Regent Theater- $12.50
Bostich + Fussible at Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles- Free!
Mark Ronson (DJ set) at Inner-City Arts- $50

Sunday 6/10
Patience and Lunch Lady at the Echoplex- $12
Avi Buffalo at the Love Song- Free!
DYNASTY HANDBAG at Zebulon- $15

Monday 6/11
Nightmares on Wax at the Fonda Theatre- $25
Weezer at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Sold out 😦
Cat Scan at the Echo- Free!
Lydia Loveless (opening for Justin Townes Earle) at the Troubadour- $25
Juliana Barwick at Zebulon- Free!

Tuesday 6/12
Dirty Projectors at El Rey- Sold out 😦
Oh Sees at Zebulon- Sold out 😦

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Cool Concerts in L.A. 5/30/18 to 6/5/18

Wednesday 5/30
Eels and Puddles Pity Party at the Fonda Theatre- $42
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts at the FivePoint Ampitheatre- $22 and up
Mellowdrone at the Moroccan Lounge- Sold out 😦
Japandroids and L.A. Witch at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery- Sold out 😦
Rivers Cuomo at the Troubadour- Sold out 😦
Sean Wheeler and the Reluctant Messengers at the Redwood Bar- $5

Thursday 5/31
Okkervil River at the Teragram Ballroom- $25
King Gizzard and the Lizard Wizard at the Palladium- $27 to $60
Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas at the Moroccan Lounge- $12

Friday 6/1
Poolside at FIGat7th- Free!
!!! (DJ set) at Gold Diggers- $10
The Dead Milkmen at the Teragram Ballroom- $25

Saturday 6/2
Lord Huron and Stef Chura at the Greek Theatre- $30.50 to $46
The Dead Milkmen at the Teragram Ballroom- $25
-Josh Rouse at McCabe’s Guitar Shop- 8pm-Sold out 😦 10pm-$25
Wango Tango with Janelle Monáe at the Banc of California Stadium- $29 to $275

Sunday 6/3
Ray Lamontagne and Neko Case at the Greek Theatre- $39.50 to $69.50

Monday 6/4
Cat Scan and Mike Watt at the Echo- Free!
Freedom Fry at Madame Siam- Free with RSVP!

Tuesday 6/5
Johnny Marr at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
Dr. Dog and (Sandy) Alex G at the Theatre at the Ace- $35
Now, Now at Amoeba Hollywood- Free!

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Cool Concerts in LA 5/23/18 to 5/29/18

Wednesday 5/23
Natalia Lafourcade at the Theatre at Ace Hotel- Sold out 😦
Godspeed You! Black Emperor at the Wiltern- $25 and up
Wajatta at the Teragram Ballroom- $26
Sean Wheeler and the Reluctant Messengers at the Redwood Bar- $5

Thursday 5/24
Turbonegro and Against Me! at Ventura Theater- $27
Fun Lovers Unite! An Evening of Music, Comedy, and Gun Sense with Moby and Dengue Fever at the Regent Theater- $25 to $100
Nellie McKay at the Catalina Club- $20

Friday 5/25
Peach Kelli Pop at the Hi Hat- $10
Fever Ray at the Palladium- $37 and up
Jon Brion at Largo at the Coronet- $30

Saturday 5/26
Alice Bag at the Maui Sugar Mill Saloon- Free!
Lunch Lady at the Ham & Eggs Tavern- $5
Topanga Days with Milo Greene at Topanga Community Club- $25
Rey Pila at the Echoplex- $12
Carla dal Forno at the Resident- $5
Turbonegro and Against Me! at the Regent Theater- Sold out 😦

Sunday 5/27
Topanga Days with X at Topanga Community Club- $25
Brian Jonestown Massacre at the Fonda Theatre- Sold out 😦
Esya (of Savages) at Zebulon- Free!

Monday 5/28
Eels and Puddles Pity Party at the Glass House- $40
Hinds at the Teragram Ballroom- $18
Numb.er, Feels, and Adult Books at the Echo- Free!

Tuesday 5/29
Japandroids and L.A. Witch at the Masonic Lodge At Hollywood Forever Cemetery- Sold out 😦
Todd Rundgren at the Wiltern- $24 and up

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Cool Concerts in LA 5/16/18 to 5/22/18

Wednesday 5/16
U2 at the Forum- $46 and up
Sofi Tukker at the Fonda Theatre- $26
Zoé at the Wiltern- $28 and up
Z Berg & Friends at the Highland Park Ebell Club- $12
Franz Ferdinand at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Waitlist available
Beach House at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Waitlist available

Thursday 5/17
Ariel Pink and DIIV at the Wiltern- $30 and up
Aggretsuko at Amoeba- Free!
Sofi Tukker at the Fonda Theatre- Sold out 😦
Preoccupations at the Echo- Sold out 😦
The Marías at MOCA- Free with RSVP!
MGMT at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Sold out 😦

Friday 5/18
MGMT at the Palladium- Sold out 😦
Tricky at the Fonda Theatre- $29
Peter Hook & the Light at the Wiltern- $25 and up
Preoccupations at the Echo- Sold out 😦
Kim and the Created at the Wayfarer- $8
Modest Mouse at the Riverside Municipal Auditorium- $49 and up

Saturday 5/19
Modest Mouse at the Arlington Theater- $38.50 to $48.50
Allah-Las at the Getty- Free!

Sunday 5/20
Magic Wands at the Hi Hat- $5

Monday 5/21
Numb.er and POW! at the Echo- Free!
Pond at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦

Tuesday 5/22
Haunted Summer at the Hi Hat- Free!
Lykke Li at the Moroccan Lounge- Sold out 😦
Depeche Mode and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club at the Honda Center- $88 and up
Kevin Barnes at the Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery- $20

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Cool Concerts in LA 5/9/18 to 5/15/18

Wednesday 5/9
Vagabon at the Bootleg Theater- $15 to $17
Eleanor Friedberger at the Moroccan Lounge- $20
BØRNS at Amoeba Hollywood- Free!
Liminal Sound Bath with Jónsi, Alex Somers and Paul Corley at the Marciano Art Foundation Theater Gallery- Sold out 😦
Low End Theory with Daedelus at the Airliner- $10
Sean Wheeler & the Reluctant Messengers at the Redwood Bar- $5

Thursday 5/10
Erika Wennerstrom (of Heartless Bastards) at the Bootleg Theater (Bar Stage)- $15
The Afghan Whigs and Built To Spill at the Wiltern- $20 to $59
Kendrick Lamar and SZA at the Forum- $59 and up
Courtney Barnett at the Pico Union Project- Sold out 😦

Friday 5/11
Half Waif at the Moroccan Lounge- $12 to $15
Kendrick Lamar and SZA at the Forum- $109 and up
Liam Gallagher and Richard Ashcroft at the Greek- $20 and up

Saturday 5/12
Alice Bag at the Museum of Latin American Art- $20
Brazilian Girls at El Rey- $28.50
Jenny Hval at the Lodge Room- $15
Mount Kimbie at the Echoplex- Sold out 😦
Nada Surf at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
Hot Snakes and Le Butcherettes at the Troubadour- Sold out 😦
Little Boots at El Cid- $15 to $25
Editors at the Glass House- $25

Sunday 5/13
Mitski at the Observatory- $20
Editors at the Belasco Theater- $25
Nada Surf at the Moroccan Lounge- Sold out 😦

Monday 5/14
Crystales and Lunch Lady at the Resident- $8

Tuesday 5/15
Franz Ferdinand at the Wiltern- $33 and up
U2 at the Forum- $46 and up

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Cool Concerts in LA 5/2/18 to 5/8/18

Wednesday 5/2
Rituals of Mine at the Satellite- $12
Lissie at the Teragram Ballroom- $23
Sean Wheeler and the Reluctant Messengers at the Redwood Bar- $5
Jenny O at the Cactus Lounge at the Standard, Hollywood- Free!
Young Fathers at the Moroccan Lounge- Sold out 😦

Thursday 5/3
Cullen Omori at Brouwerij West- $8
Young Fathers at Amoeba Hollywood- Free!
Descendents at Ventura Theater- Sold out 😦
Dante Elephante at the Hi Hat- $8

Friday 5/4
LCD Soundsystem, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Young Fathers at the Hollywood Bowl- $45 and up
Perera Elsewhere at the Hi Hat- $10
Rosie Flores at the Love Song Bar- Free!
of Montreal at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
Girl Pusher at the Smell- $5
Sylvain Sylvain (New York Dolls 45th Anniversary) at El Cid- $20
The Buttertones at the Regent- Sold out 😦

Saturday 5/5
Niña Dioz at Zebulon- Suggested $10 donation
Quetzal with Mariachi Flor de Toloache at the Soraya (VPAC)- $28 and up
LCD Soundsystem, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and Young Fathers at the Hollywood Bowl- $45 and up
Cullen Omori at the Echo (early show 5:30)- $10
Arctic Monkeys at Hollywood Forever Cemetery- Sold out 😦
Rogue Wave at the Lodge Room- $20
Angélique Kidjo at the Theatre At Ace Hotel- $29.50 to $59.50
Pink Mexico and Honus Honus at the Hi Hat- $8
La Batalla Festival with Joel Jerome and Adult Books at the Observatory- $20

Sunday 5/6
Meshell Ndegeocello at the Teragram Ballroom- $27

Monday 5/7
Houndmouth at the Teragram Ballroom- $30
Peach Kelli Pop at the Resident- Free!
Piñata Protest at the Slidebar- Free!
Death Valley Girls at Zebulon- Free!

Tuesday 5/8
Kelsey Lu at the Moroccan Lounge- $12
The Buttertones at Amoeba Hollywood- Free!

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Cool Concerts in LA 4/25/18 to 5/1/18

Wednesday 4/25
Lily Allen at El Rey- Sold out 😦
Sloan at the Moroccan Lounge- $20
Bishop Briggs at Amoeba- Free!

Thursday 4/26
Alice Glass, Zola Jesus, and Pictureplane at the Teragram Ballroom- $25
Giorgio Moroder (DJ set) and YACHT at the Globe Theater- $45 and up
Diamanda Galás at the Palace Theater- $37-$72

Friday 4/27
The Distillers at the Observatory- Sold out 😦
The Crystal Method at Alex’s Bar- $25
James Supercave at the Bootleg- $13
Thursday at the Echoplex- Sold out 😦
Cigarettes After Sex at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel- Sold out 😦

Saturday 4/28
Cigarettes After Sex at the Fonda Theatre- Sold out 😦
Phoebe Bridgers at the Troubadour- Sold out 😦
Nikki Lane at Pappy and Harriet’s- Sold out 😦
Thursday at the Echoplex- Sold out 😦
Back to the Beach Festival with The Mighty Mighty Bosstones and the Aquabats at Huntington State Beach ($59.50 and up)

Sunday 4/29
Smoking Popes at the Viper Room- $17
Visqueen at the Ham and Eggs Tavern- Free!
Back to the Beach Festival with Fishbone and Save Ferris at Huntington State Beach ($59.50 and up)

Monday 4/30
Angelique Kidjo at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Waitlist available

Tuesday 5/1
Smoking Popes at Rock City Studios- $15
Lo Moon and Kraus at the Teragram Ballroom- $15
The Fratellis and Blood Red Shoes at the Belasco Theater- $25

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Cool Concerts in LA 4/18/18 to 4/24/18

Wednesday 4/18
Twin Shadow at the Standard Hollywood- Free with RSVP!
DJ sets from Bonobo and Little Dragon at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel- Sold out 😦
Boogarins at the Echo- $17
Django Django & Tank and the Bangas at the Fonda Theatre- $28
Jessie Ware at the Roxy- Sold out 😦
ODESZA at the Fox Theater- Sold out 😦
Angel Olsen at Pappy and Harriet’s- $30

Thursday 4/19
The War on Drugs at the Fox Theater- $37.50-$55
The Entrance Band at Zebulon- Free!
Cosmonauts and Adult Books at the Factory- $10
Del the Funky Homosapien at the Regent- $40-$100
Sarah Blasko at the Bootleg Theater (Bar Stage)- $15
Haunted Summer at Harvard and Stone- Free!

Friday 4/20
The Weeknd, Jamiroquai, St. Vincent, the War on Drugs, Kelela, Perfume Genius, Moses Sumney, Avalon Emerson, the Regrettes, and the Marias at Coachella- Sold out 😦
Dawes at Barker Hanger- $50-$125
Bishop Briggs at Fingerprints- Free!
Pow! at Non Plus Ultra- $8
French Vanilla at the Teragram Ballroom- $16

Saturday 4/21- Record Store Day
Fleet Foxes, Nile Rodgers & CHIC, BØRNS, Angel Olsen, First Aid Kit, Alvvays, the Black Madonna, Benjamin Booker, Big Thief, Chloe x Halle, Oh Sees, the Bronx, Yaeji, and Cherry Glazerr at Coachella- Sold out 😦
Frankie Rose at Zebulon-$10
Portugal. The Man, Chicano Batman, & Deep Vally at the Santa Barbara Bowl- $44.40-$50.50
The Nude Party at the Bootleg Theater-$8
Imarhan at the Echo- $12
Peach Kelli Pop at Permanent Records- Free!
King Tuff at Fingerprints- Free!

Sunday 4/22
ODESZA, Portugal. The Man, the Drums, Jessie Ware, FIDLAR, Princess Nokia, Japanese Breakfast, Buscabulla, and Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever at Coachella- Sold out 😦
Feels at Zebulon (early show 11:00am)- $10

Monday 4/23
The Drums and The Marías at the Glass House- Sold out 😦

Tuesday 4/24
Dream Phases and Haunted Summer at the Hi Hat- $5

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Cool Concerts in LA 4/11/18 to 4/17/18

Wednesday 4/11
Turnover at the Fonda Theatre- Sold out 😦
St. Vincent at the Orpheum Theatre- Sold out 😦
Frankie Cosmos, Ian Sweet, and Soar at the Regent Theater- $15
The Regrettes at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Waitlist Available

Thursday 4/12
Portugal. The Man and Cherry Glazerr at the Fox Theater- $45
Perfume Genius and Big Thief at the Mayan Theater- $34
KERA and Y La Bamba at the Moroccan Lounge- $10
Princess Nokia at the Observatory- $22
Fleet Foxes at the Warner Grand Theatre- $45
First Aid Kit at Jimmy Kimmel Live- Waitlist Available
Banoffee at the Echo- $8
Marian Hill at the Fonda Theatre- $33.50

Friday 4/13
The Weeknd, Jamiroquai, St. Vincent, the War on Drugs, Kelela, Perfume Genius, Moses Sumney, Avalon Emerson, the Regrettes, and the Marias at Coachella- Sold out 😦
Tokimonsta at Exchange LA- $30-$90
Feels at Non Plus Ultra- $10
The Soft Moon at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦
Mike Watt and the Missingmen at the Hi Hat- $10
Lou Rebecca at the Resident- $10

Saturday 4/14
Fleet Foxes, Nile Rodgers & CHIC, BØRNS, Angel Olsen, First Aid Kit, Alvvays, the Black Madonna, Benjamin Booker, Big Thief, Marian Hill, Oh Sees, the Bronx, Yaeji, and Cherry Glazerr at Coachella- Sold out 😦

Sunday 4/15
ODESZA, Portugal. The Man, the Drums, Jessie Ware, FIDLAR, Princess Nokia, Japanese Breakfast, Buscabulla, and Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever at Coachella- Sold out 😦

Monday 4/16
Above Ground with Dave Navarro, Billy Morrison, Courtney Love, and more- $65
The Drums and Alvvays at Pappy and Harriet’s- $35
Alt-J and BØRNS at the Santa Barbara Bowl- $48.50-$58.50
The Bronx at the Glass House- $20

Tuesday 4/17
Buscabulla and the Maria’s at the Regent- $17.50
Angel Olsen and Adrianne Lenker at El Rey- Sold out 😦
Fleet Foxes at the Fox Theater- $40-$65
Yaeji at the Echoplex- Sold out 😦
Jessie Ware at the Glass House- $30
Japanese Breakfast at the Roxy- Sold out 😦
Kelela at the Theatre at the Ace- $29.50-$34.50
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever at the Echo- $12

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Cool Shows in LA 4/4/18 to 4/10/18

Wednesday 4/4
Sondre Lerche at the Standard Hollywood (Desert Nights)- Free!
Amber Coffman at Zebulon- $16
Matt and Kim at the Palladium- $29.50
The Residents at the Regent Theater- Sold out 😦
Marlon Williams at the Teragram Ballroom- Sold out 😦

Thursday 4/5
Nina Diaz at the Hi Hat- $10
The Breeders and Cherry Glazerr at the Fonda Theatre- $40
Wallows at Amoeba Music- Free!
Vera Sola at the Bootleg Theater- Bar Stage- $10

Friday 4/6
Nightmare Air at the Bootleg Theater- Bar Stage- $10
Digitalism at the Echoplex- $23.50
The Breeders at the Theatre at Ace- $35-$40
Fujiya & Miyagi at the Union Nightclub- $15

Saturday 4/7
Alice Bag at the Echo- $10
Feels at the Offbeat- Free!
From the Buena Vista Social Club Omara Portuondo at the Regent Theater- $32
-The Aquabats! at the Fonda Theatre- 12:00pm ($27.50) and 7:30pm (Sold out)

Sunday 4/8
Wanda Jackson at the Echoplex- $25
SadGirl at the Teragram Ballroom- $14
Loma at the Bootleg Theater- Bar Stage- $15

Monday 4/9
Loma at Amoeba Music- Free!
French Vanilla at the Smell- $5

Tuesday 4/10
Kate Nash at the Fonda Theatre- $30
Soccer Mommy at the Echo- Sold Out 😦
Freedom Fry at the Moroccan Lounge- $10