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L. A. Burning: West Coast Concert Picks June 6th To 12th

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Emmylou Harris among these west coast concert picks

In these West Coast concert picks: The Kills at the Mayan for two nights, Backstreet Boys at the Hollywood Bowl, Midnight Oil at the Hollywood Palladium, Chicago with Brian Wilson at the Kia Forum, Chris Stapleton and Dwight Yoakam at the Kia Forum, an LA Pride fest with Christina Aguilera at Los Angeles State Historic Park, Dead & Company at Dodger Stadium, Emmylou Harris at Walt Disney Concert Hall, Ben Harper, Mon Laferte, and Sheila E. at the Hollywood Bowl.

Monday 6
The Kills with L.A. Witch at the Mayan
UMI with syd b at the Fonda Theatre
Tupac Shakur: Wake Me When I’m Free at The Canvas at L.A. Live
OTTTO, Bastardane, A Red Sun at The Echo
MACKandgold at the Echo
An intimate evening with New Rules with Paravi at the Moroccan Lounge
Colleen Green, Number One Popstar at Zebulon
It’s a school night: Anna Bates, Samora Pinderhughes, Jany Green, Mountain Head, The Foxies at Bardot

Tuesday 7
Backstreet Boys at the Hollywood Bowl
Midnight Oil at the Hollywood Palladium
The Kills with Slaughterhouse at the Mayan
Yann Tiersen with Charlie Cunningham at the Wiltern
UMI with syd b at the Fonda Theatre
070 Shake with Johan Lenox at El Rey Theatre
Lauren Spencer-Smith with Geena Fontanella at the Troubadour
Prateek Kuhad with Laura Elliot at The Lodge Room
We Found New Music (WFNM) x Industry Talks Music Network Presents with Drelli, Joh, & Doll Machine at Black Rose LA
Justin Hayward: The Voice Of The Moody Blues at the Saban Theatre
Catherine Moan, Fantasy Luv, Klypi, Rodney at Little Joy
Norrie, Belly Belt, Nina Luna at the Silverlake Lounge
Annie DiRusso, Caroline Culver at The Echo
DHRUV at the Moroccan Lounge
GROOP, Total Heat at Zebulon
Drama Dolls, Somos Mysteriosos, Stony Sugarskull, The Swords of Fatima at the Redwood
Reuben and the Dark at The Hotel Cafe

Wednesday 8
Mon Laferte at Walt Disney Concert Hall
070 Shake with Johan Lenox at El Rey Theatre
Dean Lewis with Forest Blakk & Camylio at the Fonda Theatre
Isaac Dunbar at The Roxy
Kelsy Karter with Brasko & Kenzo Cregan at the Troubadour
Blvck Hippie, Rest Ashore, Collars at El Cid
Sarah Kinsley at the Moroccan Lounge
Spaceface, Thumpasaurus, Shamon Cassette, Z.Z.Z. at Resident
Teenage Wrist, Softcult, Soft Blue Shimmer at The Echo
Skillibeng at the Echoplex
Emmitt James, Nava Morris at The Goldfish
Beam Splitter, Victoria Shen, Tom Carter, Pauline Lay at Zebulon
High Tatras at the Silverlake Lounge
You, Me + the Whales Sextet, Chaotic Good, Scalpy Gonzalez at Permanent Records Roadhouse

Thursday 9
Chicago with Brian Wilson (of The Beach Boys) with Al Jardine & Blondie Chaplin at the Kia Forum
Saul Williams at the California African American Museum
The Walters with Cheekface & Will Paquin at the Wiltern
070 Shake with Johan Lenox at El Rey Theatre
Born Ruffians with Sham Family at the Teragram Ballroom
G Flip with Cayley at The Roxy
Avi Kaplan with Andrea von Kampen at the Troubadour
Tupac Shakur: Wake Me When I’m Free at The Canvas at L.A. Live
Demilich, Divine Eve, Kommand, Apparition at 1720
Marshwah Ensemble, Feeney-Chaplin-Sumner Trio at 2220 Arts + Archives
GAG, Smirk, NIIS at Brain Dead Studios
We Found New Music (WFNM) Crysometimes, Evan Stanley, Denny, Hardcastle, Meg Smith, Sunday Mourners at Black Rose LA
Siddhartha at the Echoplex
Gritty in Pink at the Echo
Lingua Ignota, Ionna Gika at The Regent Theater
Lil Bloom at El Cid
Walter Martin at Gold-Diggers
Emily Wells, Creature of Doom at Highland Park Ebell
Christian McBride at the Lodge Room
Greyhounds at the Moroccan Lounge
Damien Jurado at Pico-Union Project
Whores, Deaf Club, Bummer, Capra at Resident
Fake Dad, LANNDS, Jenny Kwon at the Silverlake Lounge
Bunny Lowe, Hummbyrd, Lord Troy, Rhaina Yasmin at The Goldfish
Rick N Dick, conk creet, Dunk Pacino at The Smell
The Darbies, Roi Bars Band, The Band Cope at the Redwood

Friday 10
Barenaked Ladies with Gin Blossoms & Toad the Wet Sprocket at the Greek Theatre
Chris Stapleton with Dwight Yoakam & Mike Campbell & The Dirty Knobs at the Kia Forum
Neko Case with Leyla McCalla at the Theatre at Ace Hotel
LÉON with Catie Turner at the Wiltern
Bobby Oroza with Marinero at the Fonda Theatre
Tupac Shakur: Wake Me When I’m Free at The Canvas at L.A. Live
070 Shake with Johan Lenox at El Rey Theatre
Joe Jackson at the Orpheum Theatre
Midlake with Field Division at the Troubadour
Jerry Paper at The Roxy
Sunday Cruise with Cosmic Kitten & Saint Heartbreak at the Paramount
William Tyler, Barry Johnson, Walt McClements at 2220 Arts + Archives
Daniel Rossen (Grizzly Bear) at the Echoplex
Winona Forever, Laundry at El Cid
dreamcastmoe at Gold-Diggers
Venus Hides, Estrada, Kiki Diago at Highland Park Bowl
Broncho, Tchotchke at the Lodge Room
Slasher, Mithril, Hydragen, J3LLY B3B3, and more! At Non Plus Ultra
Pearl Charles, Michael Rault, Elke, Sparkle City Disco at The Airliner
Lunar Vacation, The Slaps, Future Crib at The Echo
Evangelia at The Peppermint Club
Nasty Savage, Hirax, Evildead, Witchhaven at The Regent Theater
Holy Fuck at the Moroccan Lounge
P R O T E C T M E, CRTR, Serpico and Mussolini at The Smell
Betamaxx, Parallels, Missing Words, Teeel The Virgil
Sonny & The Sunsets, Earth Girl Helen Brown, Nina Tarr at Zebulon
Vaughn Daniels, electric Vibe, Helltones, Sano at the Silverlake Lounge
Secret Mutilator, Nass Zuruck, Specter Poetics at the Redwood

Saturday 11
LA Pride In The Park with Christina Aguilera, Anitta, Chika, Syd, Michaela Jaé, Rebecca Black, Eureka, Bob the Drag Queen, Allison Ponthier, Zolita, Alexander Stewart, Grag Queen, & Mike Taveira at Los Angeles State Historic Park
Monsta X at the Kia Forum
Dead & Company at Dodger Stadium
101 Festival with Ben Harper, Mon Laferte, Sheila E., Ray Chen, Cut Chemist, Emotional Oranges, (Youth Orchestra Los Angeles), UCLA Bruin Marching Band, USC Trojan Marching Band, & more at the Hollywood Bowl
Tupac Shakur: Wake Me When I’m Free at The Canvas at L.A. Live
Excision at Banc of California Stadium
Emmylou Harris at Walt Disney Concert Hall
Lookout Fest 2022 with Ski Mask The Slump God, Snot, BLI$$, City Morgue, KA$HDAMI, 2KBaby, Zulu, CMTEN, WhokilledXIX & Tony Velour at the Hollywood Palladium
Covet with Hikes & King of Hecks at El Rey Theatre
Jeleel! with Dro Kenji at The Roxy
Jerry’s Middle Finger at the Troubadour
Hannah Gadsby at the Theatre at Ace Hotel
Aditya Prakash Ensemble, Nick Smith at California Plaza Grand Performances
Antichrist Seige Machine, Panamerikan Native Front at Don Quixote
Cesar Saez, Nightjacket, Nate Redmond at Highland Park Bowl
Broncho, Tchotchke at the Lodge Room
Subsonic Eye, Young Lovers at The Echo
Margo Cilker with John Calvin Abney at the Moroccan Lounge
Horror Show, Rocket 9, Synnikill, Ipsofakto, Torched Eyes at The Smell
Steel House, Edward Simon, Scott Colley, Brian Blade at Zebulon
Mads Paige, Taylor Hinds at the Silverlake Lounge
The Helltones, Liên Theresa, Electric Vibe and Bloom at The Goldfish
Ikana, Sleppitoff, Among the Rising at the Redwood
Tony, Crystales, Babies on Acid, Guilty Treasure at Permanent Records Roadhouse

Sunday 12
Puscifer with Moodie Black & Billy Howerdel at the Greek Theatre
101 Festival with Mereba, Taylor McFerrin, Jimetta Rose and The Voices of Creation, Tonina, Weapons of Mass Creation, Gingee, Get Lit, & DJ Novena Carmel (of KCRW) at the Ford
Kishi Bashi with Tall Tall Trees at El Rey Theatre
Tupac Shakur: Wake Me When I’m Free at The Canvas at L.A. Live
Jungle Rot at 1720
Will Fox at Gold-Diggers
STRFKR at the Teragram Ballroom
Kaina, Michi at The Echo
Brenda Carsey at the Moroccan Lounge
Cult//Crime, Parasite Caste, Monty Oblivion at The Smell
Ryan Pollie, Mara Connor, Spencer Hoffman at Zebulon
Hot Laundry, Pope Paul and the Illegals, Cowboy Destroy, The Banana Creatures, Russian Blue at the Redwood

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