Tonight in L.A.: Steve Earle, the Avett Brothers, Hans Zimmer, Diana Krall, James Vincent McMorrow, Jonny Lang, Ed Sheeran, Kendrick Lamar, Hanni El Khatib, the Dustbowl Revival, Tracy Bryant, Brightener, the Birth Defects, Maxim Ludwig, Feels, Eva Ross, Kucka, Dreamcar

Steve Earle (Photo by Chad Batka)
Steve Earle (Photo by Chad Batka)

Los Angeles concerts for Friday:

The Avett Brothers headline the Greek Theatre, joined by Dr. John & the Nite Trippers.
► With his latest album “So You Wannabe An Outlaw” just out in June, Steve Earle & the Dukes do the first of two nights the Troubadour, with the Mastersons supporting.
James Vincent McMorrow visits the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre in support of his new album “True Care.”
► Composer Hans Zimmer’s remarkable tour is winding to a close, and tonight he and his orchestra visit the Shrine Auditorium.
Diana Krall, whose new album “Turn Up the Quiet” came out in May, does the first of two nights at the Hollywood Bowl, joined by the Hollywood Bowl Orchestra.
Ed Sheeran is back for a second night at Staples Center.
Kendrick Lamar’s big tour heads to Orange County for a night at the Honda Center, where YG joins him.
► With his new album “Signs” on the way in September, Jonny Lang headlines the Teragram Ballroom.
Hanni El Khatib plays tonight’s installment of the free Figat7th Downtown Festival.
The Dustbowl Revival, whose self-titled album came out in June, play a free concert at the Levitt Pavilion Pasadena.
► It’s a second night with Maggie Rogers at the Fonda Theatre, with Kacy Hill supporting.
► And Tracy Bryant (ex-Corners) and Matt Lamkin (ex-The Soft Pack) & the Confirmations team up for a show at the Echo, along with Vanilla and Smokescreens.


Vaud & the Villains at Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles
Brightener, Jacob Sigman, Sky Renee and Zach Alwin at the Satellite
Kucka and Mobley at Resident
Eva Ross at the Bootleg Theater
The Birth Defects, Buffalo Tooth, Friendship Commanders and Imaad Wasif at the Hi Hat
Septeto Santiaguero at Grand Performances at California PlazaPetit Biscuit and Daktyl at the Novo
Feels, Residual Echoes and Rank / Xerox at Zebulon Café
Maxim Ludwig, Johanna Samuels, Shannon Inouye, Henry Wolfe and Charley Dam at the Hotel Café
Lindsay Kupser, Lissa Dane, Staxxi, Poppy’s Field and Ashton York at the Hotel Café Second Stage
ONE OK ROCK, Set It Off and Palisades at the Wiltern
Automatik Eden, Olio and Mint Trip at Los Globos
Negro Galacticus, Wolf Woodcock, Euphio and Canto at the Smell
Mixtape #25 with Thed Jewel at the Virgil
Primadonnas, Dirty Denim and the Katellas at the Redwood Bar
Information Society, Destruction Made Simple, Reckless, Politikal Dekline, the Deleted and Alienated State at 5 Star Bar
GR3 and the Little Miss at the Escondite
International Connection at the Lost Knight
The Rayford Brothers at Villains Tavern
La Tumba, Discos Rayados and Veterans of Future Wars at Café NELA
Patrick Texas at the Hard Rock Hollywood
Peking Duk, Ship Wrek, Kayvian and D-Sab at Avalon
Josh Wink and Sece at Sound Nightclub
Taryn Manning at Create Nightclub
Corey Feldman & the Angels at the Whisky a Go Go
Amir Obe, EMI and Ye Ali at the Roxy
Westfield Massacre and Society 1 at the Viper Room
Mark Knight & the Unsung Heroes, Permashine and Pixelgon at the Sugar Mill Saloon
The Barry Zweig Trio at the Del Monte Speakeasy
Dead Rock West at McCabe’s Guitar Shop
Joel Jerome at Delicious Vinyl
Leather Tramp, These Pilgrims and Adam Everett at the Wayfarer
Long Beach Dub Allstars, Thicker Than Thieves and Bodegas at Alex’s Bar
Dreamcar and Superet at the Observatory
Two Feet at the Constellation Room
2 Chainz at the House of Blues Anaheim
Hold Fast, Surge, Alive in the Lights, Rooftop Riot and After School Special at the Parish at House of Blues Anaheim
Summer Slaughter with the Black Dahlia Murder, Dying Featus, Oceano, Slaughter to Prevail and more at the City National Grove of Anaheim
Tierra and Barry Allen & the Earthshakers at the Coach House
Rudy de Anda, Wax Children and Veronica Bianqui at Acerogami
Rebelution, Nahko & Medicine for the People and Hirie at the Pacific Amphitheatre
The Spazmatics at the Cave
Royalush, Blakvoid and Kodasounds at the Federal Bar
Gerry Bednob at the Pechanga Resort & Casino
J Boog at B Ryders
Swingin Utters, Nothington and Form Rank at the Garage
The Ataris & the Queers at Sweet Springs Saloon
Joe Frank & the World Famous Assistants at Molly Malone’s
O-Town at the Canyon
Peabo Bryson at the Morongo Casino Resort & Spa
Shane Alexander at Copper Blues
The Sweet at the Rose
Harold Mabern Trio at the Catalina Club