L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, MARCH 5TH TO 11TH
Plenty of choices as usual, with a few familiar faces and plenty of bands and artists I don’t know, as usual…
On Monday 5th, K.D. Lang is at The Theatre At Ace Hotel with Slava Grigoryan, Gogol Bordello are at the Fonda Theatre with Lucky Chops, Lucius are at Largo At The Coronet, Jordan Davis is at The Troubadour with Adam Hambrick, SYML is at the Moroccan Lounge with VALEN, It’s A School Night! has Dear Boy, Doe Paoro, Flora Cash, Raffaella at Bardot, The Blank Tapes start their residency at The Echo with Brass Box, The Mad Walls, Joel Jerome’s Rooftop Beatles, Daisy Dell, Allie Crow Buckley is at the Bootleg Bar with Johanna Samuels, The Wild Reeds, Lili Hayes, Levi Petree And The Radio Publica are at The Satellite with FNTN & Dang, and Xylouris White are at Zebulon with Supreme Dicks.
On Tuesday 6th, Starset are at the Regent Theater with Palisades, Grabbitz, Year of the Locust, Andrew W.K. is doing a signing at Amoeba Music, Marmozets are at The Roxy, The Rubens are at the Bootleg Bar with LA BOUQUET, Jordan Rakei is at the El Rey Theatre with Hablot Brown, U.S. Girls is at Moroccan Lounge with Cones, CMON, Pat Weston is at The Satellite with David Frankel, Francesca Brown & The Moon Howlers, Gun Outfit are at Zebulon with The Lentils, Musical Tracing Ensemble, Lucy Rose is at The Troubadour with Charlie Cunningham.
On Wednesday 7th, Talib Kweli is at the Regent with NIKO IS, The Suffers are at the Echo with The Steady 45’s, Architects are at the Fonda Theatre with Stick to Your Guns and Counterparts, Billie Eilish is at the El Rey Theatre with Reo Cragun, Chola Orange are at the Bootleg theater with Gary Wilson and The Blind Dates, Brainstory, Kyle Craft are at the Moroccan Lounge with Benjamin Jones , NF are at the Wiltern, Albert Hammond Jr. is at The Troubadour with The Paranoyds.
On Thursday 8th, Darlingside are at the Echo with Henry Jamison, Palm are at the Echoplex with The Spirit Of The Beehive, Jerkagram, Son Lux are at The Regent Theater with Gordi, Wills, Jawbreaker are at the Hollywood Palladium, Lord Huron are at the Teragram Ballroom, King Lil G is at the Fonda Theatre, Smokey Brights / Shelby Earl are at the Bootleg theater with Izaak Opatz, Mt. Joy are at the Moroccan Lounge with Korey Dane, Holly Miranda and Imaad Wasif are at Zebulon, Drugdealer feat. Weyes Blood are at The Lodge Room, and Run River North are at the Troubadour with HAWAI.
On Friday 9th, Steve Aoki with Desiigner are at the Shrine Expo Hall with Dim Mak special guests Max Styler & Bok Nero, Jawbreaker are again at the Hollywood Palladium, Billie Eilish is at the El Rey Theatre with Reo Cragun, Moaning has a Record Release Party at the Echo with Froth, Numb.er, COIN are at the Fonda Theatre with The Aces & RIAH, Echo Flex 2000s Era Hip Hop Party is happening at the Echoplex with GHOSTFACE KILLAH! and special guest Smoke DZA, DJ Jeremy Burke, DJ Cam Tang, DJ Stevie Be, Hosted by SoGross, K. Michelle is at The Novo By Microsoft with Damar Jackson & Kayla Brianna, UnoTheActivist x Thouxanbanfauni are at The Novo By Microsoft with WARHOL.SS, Current Joys are at The Lodge Room, Porches are at the Teragram Ballroom with Girl Ray, Harmony Tividad (of Girlpool), Faith Healer are at the Bootleg theater with Lukas Frank, Sam Gendel, CIFIKA US Tour are at the Moroccan Lounge with Anomie Belle, Common Souls , ORB, Flat Worms, Hooveriii are at Zebulon, G. Love & Special Sauce have two shows at at the Troubadour with Ron Artis II & The Truth, and Chai are at Amoeba Music.
On Saturday 10th, Eden are at the Fonda Theatre with VÉRITÉ, The Wedding Present are at The Echo with Terry De Castro, Antibalas are at The Regent Theater with Ethio Cali, Lane 8 are at The Novo By Microsoft with Luttrell, American Nightmare are at the Echoplex with Tørsö, Fireburn (Ex-Bad Brains/Danzig, Etc.), Spiritual Cramp, Death Bells, Big Wreck are at The Roxy with Jesse Roper, Protomartyr are at the Teragram Ballroom with Shame, GLAARE, Robert Stevenson (of A Silent Film) is at the Moroccan Lounge with I Am Strikes, Criminal Hygiene are at the Bootleg with NO WIN, Luke Rathborne, Jawbreaker are at the Hollywood Palladium, GUANTANAMO BAYWATCH are a the Hi Hat with Prettiest Eyes, No Parents, VNLVX, Gabrielle Aplin is at The Troubadour with Hudson Taylor, John Splithoff.
On Sunday 11th, ZZ Ward is at the Fonda Theatre with Black Pistol Fire & Billy Raffoul, Buddy Guy is at The Novo By Microsoft with Brandy Zdan, 8 Kalacas are at the Regent with Raskahuele, La Banda Skalavera, Roncovacoco, Cafe Con Tequila, HIBOU are at the Echoplex with Death Bells, Floating Room, Alien Boy, Haunted Summer are at the Moroccan Lounge with Alyeska, Gold Casio, and “Lancaster” – Eric Revis/ Jeff Parker/ Joshua White/ Guillermo Brown are at the Bootleg theater.