L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, MAY 21ST TO 27TH
Paul Simon is making his adieux and playing several nights at the Hollywood Bowl, the week belongs to him.
On Monday 21st, Florence + The Machine are at Walt Disney Concert Hall, Pond are at the Teragram Ballroom with Fascinator, Gang Of Youths are at the Moroccan Lounge with The Philistines Jr., Reeve Carney & The Revolving Band are at The Troubadour, It’s A School Night! has tiLLie. JP Saxe, Stokeswood, Wildwood Kin at Bardot, Numb.er are at The Echo with Pow!, Hit Bargain, Circuit Break, Tolliver & Eddington are at the Bootleg Theater with Sarah Gail Armstrong, The Uhuruverse (of Fuck You Pay Us), Brandon Holmes, Mimi Tempestt, Blaq Demarco, Hawk Percival are at The Satellite with Curtsy, Dylan Rodrigue, Rumblepak, Jussie Smollett is at The Roxy with June’s Diary and Victory Boyd, Collapsing Scenery are at Zebulon with Glaare, Anthony, Nani, Zander Schloss (of Circle Jerks/The Weirdos) is at the Redwood Bar
On Tuesday 22nd, Paul Simon is at the Hollywood Bowl, Lykke Li is at the Moroccan Lounge, Billy Idol and Steve Stevens give an acoustic evening at Largo, Pond are at Zebulon with fascinator, Kevin Barnes (of Of Montreal) is at The Masonic Lodge At Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Laura Veirs is at The Echo with The Hackles, Janiva Magness is at The GRAMMY Museum, The James Hunter Six is at the Echoplex, Sarah Walk is at the Bootleg Bar with Alan Hampton, Jose Madero is at Amoeba Music ARC IRIS are at the Hi Hat with Haunted Summer, Sara Hallie Richardson.
On Wednesday 23rd, Paul Simon is at the Hollywood Bowl, Natalia Lafourcade is at The Theatre At Ace Hotel, Godspeed You! Black Emperor are at the Wiltern theater, Lake Street Dive are at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, Steel Pulse are at the Fonda Theatre with DJ Scott Dallavo, Alex Lahey is at The Troubadour with Veronica Bianqui, Wajatta are at the Teragram Ballroom with Dntel, Colouring are at the Moroccan Lounge with Nightly, Dare are at The Echo with ENEMY, Kompromat, Body Fluid, Vertigo, Bloodbath are at the Regent theater with Thrown Into Exile, The Brevet are at the Bootleg Bar with Charming Liars, Sean Wheeler & the Reluctant Messengers are at the Redwood Bar, TEST are at the Hi Hat with Wellness, Nightgown, Vicious Cousins, The Knitts are at Resident with Calamity The Kid, Yacht Punk, Flames of Durga
On Thursday 24th, Tom Jones is at the Greek Theatre, Geographer are at the Moroccan Lounge with So Much Light, Bogan Via, Lawrence are at the Teragram Ballroom with Michael Blume, Brassroots District, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith is at The Masonic Lodge At Hollywood Forever Cemetery with Cool Maritime, Sango is at The Novo By Microsoft with Kaelin Ellis, Killy is at The Roxy, Angelic Upstarts and The Briefs are at the Echoplex with Bad Co. Project (From the Ashes of Oxymoron) / singer from Germany’s Oxymoron), Crim, Fun Lovers Unite! An Evening of Music, Comedy, and Gun Sense is happening at the Regent with Moby, Sarah Silverman, Jonathan Ames, Kurt Braunohler, Jeanne Darst, Josh Gondelman, Open Mike Eagle, Dengue Fever, Frangela, Greg Johnson, Mike Feuer (LA City Attorney), ANIMA! are at the Echo with Monogem, Rival Cavves, FREE SALAMANDER EXHIBIT are at the Hi Hat with Cheer-Accident, Atomic Ape, Lean are at the Bootleg Bar with Sam Valdez, Tampa, Matt Hollywood & The Bad Feelings are at Resident with Premonitions, Drinking Flowers.
On Friday 25th, Fever Ray is at the Hollywood Palladium, Carter Ace is at the Troubadour, The Posies are at the Bootleg Theater with Terra Lightfoot, Pouya is at The Novo By Microsoft with wifisfuneral, Thalma De Freitas is at The Lodge Room with B+, Coleman, 03 Greedo is at The Roxy, The Casualties with Sick Sick Sinners are at the Echoplex with Milwaukee Wildmen, 8Kalacas, Dragstrip Demons, The Quaranteds, The Gritty End, Cheap Tissue are at the Echo with Neo Globs, Joe Kay & Friends are at the Teragram Ballroom with Jared Jackson, B-Wade, Carnaval: The Tour, Celebrate Our Folk is happening at the Moroccan Lounge with Making Movies, Alex Cuba, and The Altons, PEACH KELLI POP are at the Hi Hat with Adult Mom, Post Life, Robot Nature, Chatrooms, Sean Alan and The True Love Band, Broken Field Runner are all at the Satellite
On Saturday 26th, Topanga Days are happening with Milo Greene, the Backseat Pilots and many others at Topanga Community Club, War with George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic are at the Greek Theatre, Turbonegro and Against Me! are at The Regent Theater with A Giant Dog, Steve Ignorant is at the Fonda Theatre with Modern Enemy, MC Chris is at the Bootleg bar with Bitforce, Joyner Lucas is at the El Rey Theatre with Eli, The Red Pears are at The Roxy with Beach Goons, Ariel View, The Cozzmos, Hawthorne Heights are at the Echo with Listener, Hotel Books, Sienna Skies, Heavy Things, MOMMA are at the Hi Hat with Current Joys, FRENCH VANILLA, Rose Dorn, Rey Pila are at the Echoplex Palm Springsteen, TAMPA, Amyl and The Sniffers and Surfbort are at the Moroccan Lounge, Hockey Dad are at The Lodge Room with Cold Fronts.
On Sunday 27th, Topanga Days day 2 with X, Pearl and many more at Topanga Community Club, Brian Jonestown Massacre are at the Fonda Theatre with Poppy Jean Crawford, Ro James with BJ The Chicago Kid are at The Troubadour, Brian Puspos & Andrew Garcia are at The Roxy with August Rigo and J. Rabon, Ramonda Hammer are at the Hi Hat with Spare Parts For Broken Hearts, Thick, The Americans are at the Moroccan Lounge with Kandle, Gill Landry, DONCAT is at the Bootleg bar with Anna Ash, Emily Ritz.