Kristen’s LA Concert Calendar: 3/10-3/17

This next week, I’ll be in Austin basking in the glory that is SXSW music week. I can’t believe the time has finally arrived! To keep up with our SXSW activities, be sure to follow LMN on twitter (_@localmusicnat) and our site ( I will be discovering some great new music and hope to share it all with you.

If you’re still in LA, don’t worry, I’ve got your music needs covered.  A few of my SXSW picks are coming through this Monday (and next) to play It’s A School Night at Bardot. Notice my calendar is a bit extended this week as I’ll still be in Austin next Sunday…

Monday: It’s a School Night FREE at Bardot f. Mighty Oaks, Gossling, and Cheyenne Mize (9pm)
ALSO: Moses Sumney w/ Tom Brosseau  FREE at Bootleg Theater (9pm)
ALSO: The Kooks at The Troubadour (two shows, 8, 11)
ALSO: Hunnypot Radio FREE at The Mint f. Adam Bones and more (7pm)


Tuesday: Clare Means, David and Devine, Charles McDonald, and more at The Mint (7pm)
ALSO: Bartholomew and Joel Taylor at The Viper Room (9pm)
ALSO: Fine FREE at Loaded Hollywood (10pm)
ALSO: Ben Taylor and Nick Shattuck at Saint Rocke (8pm)


Weds: The Basement Sessions FREE at Hemingway’s featuring The Echo and The Sound and Western Scene
ALSO: Chris Price, Mike Viola, Fernando Perdomo, and Ivory Deville at The Mint (8pm)
ALSO: Distant Cousins w/ Sara Watkins at The Hotel Cafe (9pm)
ALSO: Darling Stilettos at The Viper Room (9pm)
ALSO: Agnes Obel at The Roxy (8pm)


Thursday: ?


Friday: Taylor Locke at Room 5 (11pm)
ALSO: The Dustbowl Revival at The Mint (11pm)


Saturday: Lake Street Drive with The Congress at The Troubadour (8pm)
ALSO: Annie Woodward at Amplyfi (9:30)
ALSO: Nina Storey at The Hotel Cafe (9pm)
ALSO: Warner Drive at The Viper Room (10pm)
ALSO: Umphrey’s McGee at The Wiltern (8pm)
ALSO: An Evening With Women Charity Fundraiser at The Roxy (8pm)


Sunday: James Vincent McMorrow with Aidan Knight at The Roxy (8pm)


Monday (March17th): It’s a School Night FREE at Bardot featuring Hozier
ALSO: Turin Brakes with Miranda Lee Richards at The Troubadour (8pm)



To Keep in Mind:
March 18th: Band of Skulls at The Belasco Theater
March 18th: Crobot at The Satellite
March 20th: Apache Relay at The Roxy
March 20th: Dear Boy at The Troubadour
March 21st: St. Vincent at The Wiltern
March 21st: Bayside at The House of Blues
March 21st: Wakey! Wakey! At The Bootleg Bar
March 21st: Kings of Leon at The Forum
March 27th: Delta Rae at The Troubadour
March 27th: Tonight Alive at Hollywood Palladium
March 28th: The Kin at The Troubadour
March 29th: Miniature Tigers at The Roxy
March 31st: The Strypes at El Rey Theatre
April 1st: Betty Who at The Troubadour
April 2nd: Neil Young at Dolby Theatre
April 3rd: Petty Fest LA at El Rey Theatre
April 4th and 5th: The War on Drugs at The Troubadour
April 8th: Katie Herzig at The Troubadour
April 11th: Tyrone Wells at The Troubadour
April 16th: The 1975 and Sir Sly at Club Nokia
April 18th: Rufus Wainwright at Orpheum Theatre
April 21st: You Me at Six at The Troubadour
April 21st: Rags & Ribbons at The Mint
April 23rd: Terraplane Sun at The Troubadour
April 28th: Augustana at The Troubadour
May 1st: Bernhoft at The Troubadour
May 3rd: Manchester Orchestra at House of Blues
May 6th: NEEDTOBREATHE at The Wiltern
May 7th: Ingrid Michaelson at The Wiltern
May 9th: twenty one pilots at The Wiltern
May 9th: We Are Scientists at The Troubadour
May 17th: Birdy at The Wiltern
May 19th: James Blunt at The Balasco Theater
May 21st: Nickel Creek at The Wiltern
May 23rd: Ben Sollee at Largo
May 24th: William Fitzsimmons at The Troubadour
May 28th: First Aid Kit at El Rey Theatre
June 5th: OneRepublic and The Script at Hollywood Bowl
June 21st: The Milk Carton Kids at Japan America Theatre
August 26th: Youngblood Hawke at Greek Theatre

~ Kristen