Kristen’s LA Concert Calendar: 12/9-12/15

And the Christmas party season begins! I’m about to head out the door for The High Voltage Holiday Party at Molly Malone’s. This will be the first of many Holiday show opportunities this week including great events at The Largo, The Roxy, and The Hotel Cafe (always my favorite).

My show pick this week, however, is most definitely The Silent Comedy at The Troubadour Tuesday night. This one is a can’t miss so…well, don’t miss it!

Here are the rest of my recommendations:


Monday: The Wild Reeds with The Lonely Wild, Alto, The Diamond Light FREE at The Satellite (9pm)
ALSO: Lissie w/ The Kopecky Family Band at The Fonda (9pm)
ALSO: Rayland Baxter at The Hotel Cafe (9pm)
ALSO: Ed Kowalczyk at The Grammy Museum (8pm)
ALSO: Monday Monday FREE at Room 5 (8pm)


Tuesday: The Silent Comedy with Starsystem and Jamestown Revival at The Troubadour (8pm)
ALSO: The Head and The Heart at The Wiltern (7pm)


Weds: Decoded and Death of A Star at The Viper Room (8pm)
ALSO: Ari Hest at The Hotel Cafe (8pm)
ALSO: Basia Bulat at Bootleg Bar (10pm)
ALSO: The Mowgli’s at The El Rey (10pm)
ALSO: The Lone Bellow with Ivan & Alyosha at The Troubadour (8pm)
ALSO: The Maine and Anberlin at The Fonda (7pm)
ALSO: The Watkins Family Christmas Show at Largo (8:30)


Thursday: American Authors at The Roxy (8pm)
ALSO: Aoife O’Donovan with Patrick Park, David & Devine at The Hotel Cafe (7, 9)
ALSO: Ernie Halter at Room 5 (11pm)
ALSO: Black Belt Karate and The Janks FREE at Harvard and Stone (10, 11)
ALSO: The Lone Bellow with Ivan & Alyosha at The Troubadour (8pm)


Friday: Jeff Campbell at The Viper Room (early show – 7:30)
ALSO: The Hotel Cafe Christmas Party (night one) featuring Broken Anchor, Cary Brothers, Javier Dunn, My Name is You, Jake Newton, Keaton Simons, Garrison Starr, Sweet Talk Radio and MORE (7pm)
ALSO: Dishwalla at The Viper Room (9pm)
ALSO: Olin and The Moon at The Satellite (10pm)
ALSO Parade of Lights and Smallpools at The Troubadour (8pm)
ALSO: Street Drum Corps’ Misfit Xmas at The Roxy (10pm)
ALSO: Dawes at The Wiltern (8pm)


Saturday: The Hotel Cafe Christmas Party (night two) featuring The Absolute, Buddy, Holly Conlan, The Honey Trees, Meiko, Jay Nash, Oak & Gorski, The Young Romans, and MORE (7pm)
ALSO: Aoife O’Donovan with Patrick Park at McCabe’s (8pm)
ALSO: Finch at Fonda Theatre (9pm)
ALSO: Unwritten Law at Saint Rocke (9pm)


Sunday: Night Riots at The Roxy (9pm)
ALSO: Davis Fetter FREE at Bootleg Bar (7:30)
ALSO: Echosmith FREE at The Federal Bar (11am)




To Keep in Mind:
December 17th: Kill Hannah at The Roxy
December 19th-21st: Camp Freddy at The Roxy
January 10th: Youngblood Hawke at The Natural History Museum
January 11th: Jon Foreman with The Summer Set at House of Blues
January 16th: Moon Taxi at The Troubadour
January 16th and 23rd: Jimmy Gnecco at The Viper Room
January 26th: Speak at Bootleg Bar
February 11th: Band of Horses at Wilshire Ebell Theatre
February 12th: Greg Laswell at The Troubadour
February 14th: Biffy Clyro at The El Rey
February 19th: New Politics at The Troubadour
February 22nd: Charlotte Martin at The Hotel Cafe
February 27th: Kodaline at The El Rey
March 27th: Delta Rae at The Troubadour
April 4th: The War on Drugs at The Troubadour
May 9th: We Are Scientists at The Troubadour

~ Kristen