Tonight in L.A.: Playboy Jazz Fest, LA Pride Fest, Rod Melancon, the Anniversary, Faun Fables, Low Cut Connie, Saint Pe, Angel Dust, Deconstruction, Ray BLK

Rod Melancon
Rod Melancon

Los Angeles concerts for Sunday:

► Day 2 of the Playboy Jazz Festival goes off at the Hollywood Bowl with with Gregory Porter, Common, Lalah Hathaway, the Kenny Garrett Quintet, Miles Mosley & the West Coast Get Down, Carl Allen & the Art of Elvin, the DIVA Jazz Orchestra, Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles and Hamilton De Holanda Trio.
► The second day of the LA Pride Festival features Brandy, along with Erika Jayne, Starley, Spencer Ludwig, Ninel Conde and more, at West Hollywood Park.
► Roots-rocker Rod Melancon celebrates the release of his new album “Southern Gothic” with a date at Grand Ole Echo at the Echo. The show runs from 3-8 p.m. and also Casper Allen and Rick Shelly.
► Reunited Midwesterners the Anniversary visit the Troubadour, supported by Dude York and Fullbloods.
► Philadelphia rockers Low Cut Connie storm into Resident in support of their new album “Dirty Pictures (Part 1),” with Tone in Georgia supporting.
** Update: The Low Cut Connie show has been moved to the Hotel Café.
► And Faun Fables visit Zebulon, joined by Baby Copperhead and the Cairo Gang (solo).


Saint Pe, Never Young and Vex Ruffin at the Bootleg Theater
Angel Dust, Big Bite, Odd Man Out and Bugg at the Hi Hat
Destruction, Warbringer, Jungle Rot and Hellbender at the Regent Theater
Julianne and Derek Hough at the Microsoft Theater
Locos Por Juana, Tropico Modular and Doble Poder at La Cita
Wicklow Atwater, Christie Huff and Tar & Flowers at the Lost Knight
Chris Stills at the Hotel Café Second Stage
Redlands, Wanderer, Valienta, Bad Moon Born, Calico and Daisy at the Mint
Buffy Kills Edward at Three Clubs
Tartar Control, the Hajj, Walking Toxins and Brain Fragment at Café NELA
La Banda Skalavera, Roncovacoco, Café con Tequila, Askultura and Los Chiles Verdes at Union Nightclub – Jewel’s Room
Ray BLK at the Roxy
Dezmond Meeks at the Viper Room
Baila Baila at McCabe’s Guitar Shop (Matinee Kids’ Show)
Roy Book Binder at McCabe’s Guitar Shop
Open Mic at the Silverlake Lounge (Early Show)
Countless Thousand at the Silverlake Lounge
Open Mic at the Virgil
Ben Bostick at the Escondite
John Popper, Kira Lingman and Katrina Woolverton at Saint Rocke
Harley Flanagan, Xibalba, Vamachara and Loyal to the Grave at Alex’s Bar
DJ Premier & the Badder Band, Brady Watt and Harry Mack at the Constellation Room
Michael Physick at the HOB Anaheim Restaurant & Bar
The Usual Suspects, Law & Disorder and Gina Graham at the Coach House
Josh Heinrichs and Livication at the Federal Underground
Scott Stapp at the Rose
XEB at the Canyon
Billy Vera Big Band at the Catalina Club
Boston at the Santa Barbara Bowl