► South African quartet Civil Twilight headlines the El Rey Theatre behind its latest album “Holy Weather. ” Morning Parade and Frank + Derol support.
► La Santa Cecilia performs at this week’s edition of the Sunset Concerts series at the Skirball Center.
► The Rescues preview their new album “Blah Blah Love and War” with an early set at the Hotel Cafe (featuring appearances by Jesse Thomas and Erin McLaughlin). Later at the Hotel Cafe, it’s Mariah McManus.
► And Neil Diamond does another hot August night at the Greek Theatre.
The Entrance Band, Jeffertitti’s Nile and the Chuck Dukowski Sextet at the Satellite
Viza, the Dirty Diamond, Eternal Mind Control, Fairway and Alpanian at the Troubadour
Joi, Jimetta Rose and Johnnie Heartbreak & the Radical Legs at the Echo
State to State, Jonny Polonsky and Even Oceans at the Bootleg Bar
John Wayne Bro at the Silverlake Lounge
King Washington and Diamond Carter at Harvard & Stone
The Vintage Tuesday, the Cold Chills, Kingsley, Parlours and Scarlette Fever at the Viper Room
The Protomen and Attack Decay at the Roxy Theatre
Dirty Too, Wardog and the Lucky Lonely at On the Rox
Ewha and Sumi Jo at the Walt Disney Concert Hall
Gilberto Santa Rosa at the Mayan Theater
Robben Ford at the Canyon
James Byous, JD Bender and Jordan Besser at El Cid
The Melt, Time Wharp, the Range, M. Constant, Gossamar, Moiety and Fuzz at the Virgil
Futra at Los Globos
Sony Holland at Levitt Pavilion Pasadena
Aloke Dutta and Organic Persian Greek at the Mint
Viernes 13 at Levitt Pavilion MacArthur Park
Alice Wallace at the House of Blues Anaheim
Alejandro Escovedo, Jesse Malin and Zacc West at Saint Rocke
The Stone Foxes and Little Hurricane at the Detroit Bar
Jeff Bridges & the Abiders at SLO Brew
Michael Franks and Tara Porter at the Coach House
Images, the Do-Its, Bee’s Knees and the Blood Buddies at Alex’s Bar