Kristen’s LA Concert Calendar: 9/8-9/14

It makes sense that once everything started to slow down, I would get sick. At least I got some life sustaining shows in last week. For those of you more inclined to be upright, here are the musical adventures I would suggest for you this week:


Monday: It’s a School Night at Bardot f. Maudlin Strangers, Charlotte OC (8:30)
ALSO: Hunnypot Radio Live FREE at The Mint (7pm)
ALSO: Songwriters in the Round at Room 5 f. Chris Pierce, Trevor Menear, Pauline Cerra, and Joel Eckels (9pm)


Tuesday: Charlotte OC and Melissa Polinar at The Hotel Cafe (8, 9)
ALSO: Barcelona with The Young Wild at the Troubadour (8pm)
ALSO: George Stanford FREE at The Piano Bar (10pm)


Weds: Kyle Riabko, Chris Joyner, Capsolin at Room 5 (8, 9, 10)
ALSO: Dig the Kid at The Viper Room (8pm)
ALSO: The Basement Sessions FREE at Hemingways f. Hamish Anderson (9pm)


Thursday: John Flanagan FREE at State Social House (8pm)
ALSO: Mia Dyson at The Hotel Cafe (7pm)
ALSO: Sabrosa Purr FREE at Harvard and Stone (9pm)


Friday: Otis Heat at Silverlake Lounge (10pm)
ALSO: Belmont Lights at House of Blues (7:30)
ALSO: Colony House at The Satellite (9pm)
ALSO: Katrina Parker at The Hotel Cafe (9pm)
ALSO: Keaton Simons and Katey Sagal and the Forest Rangers at The El Rey (8pm)
ALSO: Lobster Fest at Port O’ Call Village f. Beware of Darkness (7pm)


Saturday: Chinatown Moon Festival FREE downtown f. Crash Kings, SD3, and more (6pm)
ALSO: Black Hi-Lighter and The Active Set at El Cid (10pm)
ALSO: William Beckett at The Roxy (8pm)
ALSO: Passenger at The Wiltern (7pm)
ALSO: Black Taxi at Bootleg HiFi (9pm)
ALSO: Owen Pallett at The El Rey (9pm)
ALSO: Lobster Fest at Port O’ Call Village f. Queen Caveat, Irontom, Berlin featuring Terri Nunn (1pm)


Sunday: Tyrone Wells and Keaton Simons at Saint Rocke (7pm)
ALSO: The Avett Brothers with Dawes at Shrine Auditorium (7pm)
ALSO: Steve Poltz w/ special guests at The Hotel Cafe (7pm)
ALSO: Kimbra and Bootleg HiFi Present Space Jam FREE at Bootleg HiFi (8pm)


To Keep in Mind:
September 15th: You Me at Six, Young Guns, Stars in Stereo at The Troubadour
September 18th: Meg Myers and Irontom at The Echo
September 18th: Blake Mills at The El Rey
September 19th: Kopecky Family Band at The Troubadour
September 20th: Better Than Ezra and Scars on 45 at The House of Blues
September 20th: Anais Mitchell at McCabe’s Guitar Shop
September 20th/21st: Sunset Strip Music Festival
September 20th/21st: Beck at The Orpheum
September 21st: The Elizabeth Kill at The Other Door
September 25th: Allen Stone at The Mayan
September 25th: Rocco DeLuca & The Burden at The Troubadour
September 26th/27th: Newport Folk Presents Way Over Yonder at Santa Monica Pier
September 28th: The Gaslight Anthem at Hollywood Palladium
September 29th/30th: Sir Sly at The El Rey Theatre
September 30th: Sam Smith at Greek Theatre
October 2nd/3rd: The War on Drugs at Fonda Theatre
October 3rd: Ben Kweller at The Roxy
October 6th: Carbon Leaf at The Roxy
October 6th: Moon Taxi at House of Blues
October 6th: Boy & Bear at Fonda Theatre
October 6th/7th: Lorde at The Greek Theatre
October 8th: Rags & Ribbons at Bootleg HiFi
October 8th: twenty one pilots at Hollywood Palladium
October 8th: Sondre Lerche at The Troubadour
October 9th: Wakey! Wakey! at The Roxy
October 9th: Anberlin at House of Blues
October 10th: The Pretty Reckless at The Wiltern
October 13th: Gerard Way at The Troubadour
October 14th: Gerard Way at Fonda Theatre
October 15th: Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness at The Fonda Theatre
October 16th-18th: Culture Collide Festival
October 16th: Hozier with James Bay at Cathedral Sanctuary at Immanuel Presbyterian
October 18th: Kodaline at The Fonda Theatre
October 21st: Dry the River at The Troubadour
October 21st: Wildcat Wildcat at The El Rey
October 22nd: Lewis Watson at The Troubadour
October 22nd: The All-American Rejects at The Hotel Cafe
October 23rd: The Dunwells at The Hotel Cafe
October 27th: Rachael Yamagata at The Troubadour
October 29th: The All-American Rejects at The Hotel Cafe
October 29th: The Wild Feathers and The Apache Relay at The El Rey
November 1st: New Politics at The Fonda Theatre
November 5th: The All-American Rejects at The Hotel Cafe
November 11th: Lights at Fonda Theatre
November 12th: The All-American Rejects at The Hotel Cafe
November 14th: Jay Nash at The Hotel Cafe
November 20th: Bastille at Shrine Expo Hall
November 21st/22nd: The Matches at The Troubadour
November 28th: Vance Joy at The Fonda Theatre


~ Kristen