Tonight in L.A.: Patti Smith, Surfer Blood, the Game, Together Pangea, Feels, 1st Vows, Louis the Child, Bestfriends, Jimmy Gnecco, Ballerina Black, Frenship, Nightgown, Sextile

Patti Smith (Photo by Jesse Ditmar)
Patti Smith (Photo by Jesse Ditmar)

Friday’s Los Angeles concerts:

Patti Smith do the first of two nights at the Wiltern, where they will perform her 1975 album “Horses” and more.
Surfer Blood headlines the Teragram Ballroom behind their latest release “1000 Palms,” with Cayucas opening.
► At Club Nokia, it’s The Game and friends.
► The Smell’s 18th Birthday Party shows kick off Together Pangea and No Parents, along with Slow Hollows, Casinos, Celebrity Crush and Hex Horizontal.
Feels rock the Echoplex, supported by Walter, Adult Books and Gal Pals.
1st Vows gets soulful at the Bootleg Theater, supported by Elline and Neonheart.
Jimmy Gnecco kicks off a four-Friday residency at the Hotel Cafe, performing with Mount Holly. Also playing tonight: Beau and Cody Hudock.
► And the free Satellite Nights series brings Bestfriends, the Controversy and Kid Bloom.


Ballerina Black, Name the Band, Lucky + Love and the Fitzgeralds at the Lost Knight
Louis the Child and Matt DiMona at the Echo
Frenship at the Silverlake Lounge
Nightgown, the Big Gone, Bear Club and Prom Queen at El Cid
Shemekia Copeland, Mad Revival and Keisha Renee at the Mint
Tony Ferrari and Quinton Marcel at the Troubadour
Eric Martin at the Whisky a Go Go
Ignite and Death By Stereo at the Roxy Theatre
Alexander Jean and Nia Andrews at the Viper Room
The Prettiots and Ramonda Hammer at the Los Room
Ghastly, Slumberjack, Tastytreat, Jon Mon and Tighttraxx at Avalon Hollywood
Jordan Suckley, Mark Sherry and Allen & Envy at Exchange LA
Black Coffee and Joey Zander at Sound Nightclub
Pierce Fulton at Create Nightclub
The Barry Zweig Trio at the Del Monte Speakeasy
City Waves at Amplyfi
Brandon McCulloch at 3 Clubs
The Proof and Ben Rose at Mrs. Fish
Sextile, Terminal A, L.A. Drones and Second Still at Complex
Orphan Goggles, Nightmare Enterprises and Brochure at Cafe NELA
Warren G, AMG and Suga Free at the Observatory
Moving Units, Vision and Wu Wu at the Constellation Room
Queensryche at the House of Blues Anaheim
Voodoo Glow Skulls, La Banda Skalavera and Red Stone Bums at the Yost Theater
Louie Anderson at the Coach House
Nettie Rose and Britt Flatmo at Molly Malone’s
Erik Spencer at Genghis Cohen
Kathryn Dean at Genghis Cohen
Jack Russell’s Great White at the Canyon
Poncho Sanchez at the Catalina Club