Kristen’s LA Concert Calendar: 9/28-10/4

The sun is going down and we’ll soon see what this blood moon business is all about. Last week had some highs (Circa Waves! The Arkells! The Shelters at Tarfest!) and  a few lows including two missed shows due to car issues and the incredibly unfortunate incident of being served a poorly made milkshake.

From Jamie N Commons and Catfish and the Bottlemen to The Milk Carton Kids with Joe Pug, there is no short of exciting shows this week. Here’s what I’ve uncovered:



Monday: It’s a School Night f. Evvy and Farao (8:30)
ALSO: Denny White, Sleeping Wolf at The Hotel Cafe (7:30, 9)
ALSO: Riothorse Royale FREE at The Satellite (11pm)
ALSO: Echo Park rEPRising FREE at The Echo/Echoplex f. Jim and Sam, James the Human, and more (6pm)
ALSO: Melanie Martinez w/ Handsome Ghost at The Troubadour (7pm)
ALSO: Brendan James w/ Jesse Thomas at The Lyric Theatre (8pm)
ALSO: Algiers at The Roxy (8pm)
ALSO: Silversun Pickups at The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever (8pm)
ALSO: Imagine Dragons at The Palladium (7pm)
ALSO: Monday Monday at Room 5 (8pm)


Tuesday: Catfish and the Bottlemen w/ Jamie N Commons at The Fonda (9pm)
ALSO: Evvy FREE at Dirty Laundry (10pm)
ALSO: The Maine at The Troubadour (7pm)
ALSO: JT Woodruff at The Viper Room (10pm)
ALSO: Farao at The Echo (8pm)
ALSO: Silversun Pickups at The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever (8pm)


Weds: Greg Holden, Jamie Lawson, Allison Pierce, Craig Strickland, Joe Firstman at The Hotel Cafe (7, 8, 9, 10, 11)
ALSO: Jonathan Rice at Bootleg Bar (8:30)
ALSO: Years & Years at The Wiltern (7pm)
ALSO: Susanna Hoffs & Friends at Largo (8:30)
ALSO: Silversun Pickups at The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever (8pm)


Thursday: Milk Carton Kids w/ Joe Pug at The Theatre at Ace Hotel (8pm)
ALSO: BORNS w/ Dark Waves at The Masonic Lodge at Hollywood Forever Cemetery (9pm)
ALSO: Leslie Stevens at The Echo (8pm)
ALSO: Tove Lo at The Wiltern (7pm)
Friday: The Watkins Family Hour at Largo (8:30)
ALSO: Tei Shi at The Roxy (9pm)


Saturday: Keaton Simons, Hollis Brown at The Hotel Cafe (8, 9)
ALSO: LA Bluegrass Situation at Greek Theatre f. Dawes, Punch Brothers, The Lone Bellow, and more (2pm)
ALSO: No Small Children, Jonny Polonsky at El Cid (11, 12)
ALSO: Holly Miranda w/ Gracie and Rachel at The Echo (6pm)
ALSO: Maria Taylor w/ Big Harp at Bootleg Bar (8:30)
ALSO: The National Parks at Open Space Theatre (8pm)
ALSO: Night Terrors of 1927 w/ Raw Fabrics and Machineheart at The Troubadour (8pm)
ALSO: Idina Menzel at Hollywood Bowl (8pm)
ALSO: Randy Newman at Royce Hall (8pm)


Sunday: David Cook w/ Andrew Ripp at The Troubadour (7pm)
ALSO: The Kendricks at Molly Malone’s (8pm)



To Keep in Mind:
October 6th: Civil Twilight at The Roxy
October 7th: Ben Howard at The Greek Theatre
October 8th: Badflower at The Viper Room
October 9th: Ash at The Echoplex
October 13th: Hozier at Nokia Theatre LA Live
October 13th: Wolf Alice at The Fonda Theater
October 13th: Dar Williams at Bootleg Theatre
October 15th: twenty one pilots w/ Echosmith at The Greek Theatre
October 15th: Delta Rae at The Roxy
October 16th: The War on Drugs at The Greek Theatre
October 16th: Griffin House at The Hotel Cafe
October 16th/17th: Father John Misty at The Wiltern
October 17th: A Silent Film at The Troubadour
October 17th: Foo Fighters at Honda Center
October 17th: Florence and The Machine at Hollywood Bowl
October 17th: New Politics, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness at Club Nokia
October 17th: Chvrches at The Shrine Auditorium
October 19th: Colony House at The Troubadour
October 19th: Mute Math at Club Bahia
October 20th: Mute Math at The Echo
October 21st: Jon McLaughlin at The Hotel Cafe
October 22nd: Frank Turner at The Mayan
October 24th: Allen Stone at The Theatre at Ace Hotel
October 27th: Rachel Yamagata at Teragram Ballroom
October 28th: Atlas Genius at The Wiltern
October 29th: Saint Motel at The Greek Theater
October 29th: The Neighbourhood at Shrine Expo Hall
October 29th: Matt Nathanson at The Troubadour
October 30th: AWOLNATION, Meg Myers, Irontom at Fox Theater Pomona
October 30th: Tobias Jesso Jr at The Fonda Theatre
November 1st,2nd: Hanson at The Fonda Theatre
November 9th: Glen Hansard at Walk Disney Concert Hall
November 11th: Moon Taxi at The Troubadour
November 11th: Ben Sollee at Teragram Ballroom
November 17th: Meg Myers at The El Rey
November 19th: Jay Nash at The Hotel Cafe
November 20th: We Were Promised Jetpacks at The Teregram Ballroom
November 28th: Kaleo at The Troubadour
December 1st: James Bay at Hollywood Palladium
December 14th: The 1975 at Club Nokia
March 3rd: Vance Joy w/ Elle King at The Shrine

~ Kristen