L.A. BURNING, WEST COAST CONCERT PICKS, DECEMBER 17TH TO 23RD
On Monday 17th, Childish Gambino is at The Forum, The Buttertones are at The Roxy with Pinky Pinky and The Hurricanes, Royal Machines are at the El Rey Theatre at 7pm and at 10 pm, It’s A School Night! has Moby, Trace, Rett Madison at Bardot, Blue Rose Rounders are at The Echo with S.O.S. (Sons of the Southwest), Small Wigs, Haerts are at the Moroccan Lounge with Vera Sola, El Vez is at the Bootleg Theater (early show) and later Karmic are at the Bootleg Bar with Kinney, Mikey Mike, Clans, Magic Bronson are at The Satellite with The Gooms, YIP YOPS, The Colour Coast, Hand Habits are at Zebulon, The Brite Sides are at the Redwood Bar with Starburner, The Worst.
On Tuesday 18th, The California Wildfires Benefit Concert is happening at the Theatre at Ace Hotel with Father John Misty, HAIM, Jeff Bhasker, Jonathan Wilson, Lucius, Mac DeMarco, Nate Ruess, Jenny Lewis, Rivers Cuomo, Rostam, Tim Heidecker, & Weyes Blood, Nortec Collective are at The Roxy with Grenda and Julio Y Su Teclado Magico, Ice Cube has a Meet & Greet at Amoeba Music, The Soft Moon are at The Regent Theater with HIDE, Vowws, The Outline are at The Echo with pwrTALK, Generation Axe: Vai, Wylde, Malmsteen, Bettencourt, & Abasi are at the Wiltern, Opus Vitae are at the Moroccan Lounge with Talk Time, Jubilo Drive, Airplane Mode are at The Hi Hat with Free The Robots, Nanna B, Iliagorovitz, (Thee) Mike B, Moon Riot are at the Redwood Bar with the Clumsy, Cheer up Club, Scared Crows, Tom Freund & Friends are at the Bootleg with Paul Chesne, Michael Brondstetter, Hawk Percival and Friends are at the Satellite with Dylan Rodrigue, Sumeau, Rubaiyat.
On Wednesday 19th, Thom Yorke is at the Orpheum Theatre with Oliver Coates, Travis Scott is at The Forum, Michael Seyer is at The Roxy with Temporex, Sara King and Ralph Castelli, PJ MORTON is at the El Rey with The Truth Band, H.E.R. is at The Novo at Microsoft, The Internet are at the Hollywood Palladium, Protomartyr, Preoccupations are at The Regent Theater with Hurry Up, The Mansions are at The Troubadour with Relax to Paris, Tangients, Desert Nights with Angela McCluskey is happening at The Standard, Jazz is Dead is happening at The Lodge Room with THE MIDNIGHT HOUR, ALI SHAHEED MUHAMMAD, Criminal Hygiene are at The Hi Hat with Wargirl, Liv Slingerland, DREAMERS are at the Satellite with POLARTROPICA, MADUS, Sarah Rogo Band are at the Redwood Bar with American Smile, Shane Hall Band, Whispertown & Friends: Holiday Program is happening at Resident with Jake Bellows, Orenda Fink, Nik Freitas, Christian Lee Hutson, Jenny O., Sharon Silva, Supermoon, McCarthy Trenching, UMM.
On Thursday 20th, Ministry are at the Fonda Theatre with Carpenter Brut & Alien Weaponry, Thom Yorke is at the Orpheum Theatre with Oliver Coates, Travis Scott is at The Forum, TOMASA DEL REAL is at the Roxy with Jarina De Marco and Kidbusiness, Fishbone are at The Regent Theater with The Expanders, Law, Bite Me Bambi, Flat Worms are at The Echo with P22, Speck, Ty Herndon is at The Troubadour, Cult Leader are at The Satellite with God Mother, Echo Beds, Ty Herndon is at the Troubadour with Brandon Stansell, Dana Goldberg, Ben Kenney (of Incubus) is at the Moroccan Lounge with Khari Mateen, Lola Kirke is at Resident with Dana Williams, The Magnificent are at Zebulon with The Two Tens, Shake Appeal, No Jumper Presents: Rob Vicious x Ron Ron the Producer is happening at the Echoplex with R Baron, & Special Guest, The Killphonic Holiday Party is happening at the Bootleg with Sam Valdez, Rodes Rollins, Blood Candy are at the Hi Hat with Silhouette of Nude, Sheer, Young Lovers, The Division Men are at the Redwood with LP3 & The Tragedy,The Howling Faith.
On Friday 21st, Ministry are at the Fonda Theatre with Carpenter Brut & Alien Weaponry, Joyner Lucas is at The Novo By Microsoft, Tenacious D are at the Hollywood Palladium, The Growlers are at The Wiltern, Keys N Krates are at the El Rey Theatre with Gianni Lee, THE GARDEN are at the Roxy with Fat Tony, Questlove is at The Regent Theater, The California Honeydrops are at the Teragram Ballroom with The Steady 45’s, Magic Sword are at The Echo with Crystal Ghost, Death Hags, JJUUJJUU are at Zebulon with Lumerians, Natalie Green, runnner are at the Moroccan Lounge, James and The Transmission are at the Redwood with Burners, Black Letter Day.
On Saturday 22nd, The Growlers are at The Wiltern, Cults are at The Echo with Munya, Johnnyswim are at the Orpheum Theatre, Said The Sky are at the Fonda Theatre with William Black, FRND & sundial, Eric Rachmany are at The Troubadour, THE GARDEN are at the Roxy with Pregnant Boy, ERIC BELLINGER is at the El Rey Theatre, The Brian Setzer Orchestra are at the Microsoft Theater with Lara Hope & The Ark-Tones, Yiruma are at The Dolby Theatre, Laredo is at the Bootleg with Mikey Carnevale of The Frights, Novi Split, Luke Scott MacMaster, Jagged Baptist Club are at the Hi Hat with L.A. Girlfriend, Eric Rachmany is at the Troubadour with HIRIE.
On Sunday 23rd, John Legend are at the Microsoft Theater, Cults are at The Echo with Guards, AWSTEN & TRAVIS’ Slumber Party, Co-hosted by Awsten Knight (of Waterparks) and Travis Riddle is happening at The Roxy, É Arenas (of Chicano Batman) is at the Moroccan Lounge with ¿Qiensave?, La Onda, Mean Heat are at the Redwood with The Patients, Some Gifts.