Los Angeles concerts for Wednesday:
► Fresh off his dates at Madison Square Garden, Eric Clapton does the first of four nights over the next week at the Forum, celebrating 50 years in music. Gary Clark Jr. opens.
► At the Hollywood Bowl, it’s Steve Winwood and Mavis Staples.
► Goo Goo Dolls bring their “Late Hit Night” tour to the Greek Theatre, with Phillip Phillips opening.
► Texas’ Cigarettes After Sex does the first of two sold-out nights at the Teragram Ballroom.
► New Jersey trio Arizona does the first of two sold-out nights at the Troubadour in support of their album “Gallery,” with Glades supporting.
► And Berlin-based trio Mighty Oaks headline the Echo, with Jamie Drake and Kat Meoz supporting.
The Magpie Salute at the Fonda Theatre
Benefit for Houston’s St. Bernard Project, with Grace Parra and friends, at the Bootleg Theater
Jerry Papper, Dinner and CMON at Zebulon
The Yawpers at Resident
Sleeping Lessons, Children, Dr. Fadeaway, Keith Sweaty & Lorna Dune and the Lavender Scare at the Hi Hat
Obey the Wolves, No Darling, Shattered Systems, Red Devil Vortex and Sifting at the Silverlake Lounge
Spirit in the Room, of the Dark I Dare, Drug and the Great Sadness at the Satellite
Chasing the Lightning, Dan Tedesco, Ricky IV and Beale Young at El Cid
Carabao at the Wiltern
Albin Lee Meldau, Southern Avenue, Los Hollywoods & Elis Paprika and Cody Lovaas at the Hotel Café
Joseph Arthur, Jesse MacLeod, Frances Luke Accord and Chuck Adams at the Hotel Café Second Stage
Peg Leg Love, Alpine Decline and Lonely Bones at Harvard & Stone
Mascarada, Grace Love, Black Shabbat and Twin Seas at the Mint
Jerell, Dre’es and Jahni Denver at Union Nightclub – Jewel’s Room
Leon Switch, Kelly Dean, Matt Deco and Tetrad at Union Nightclub
Tiffany, Love Star, Kathryn Cloward, Ickybaby and Danny Baxley at the Whisky a Go Go
G4SHI at the Roxy
Dave Bernal at the Maui Sugar Mill Saloon
Radio Rebels at Saint Rocke
Batfarm at Boardner’s
Dream Clinic and the Ether Moloko at the Offbeat Bar
The Murrays and Lyell Likes Rocks at Lot 1
Low End Theory at the Airliner
Open Mic at the Lexington
Phonogram at Alex’s Bar
The Night Game and Nightly at the Constellation Room
Troyboi, Gents & Jawns, Meaux Green and Slumberjack at the Observatory
Ian Hunter & the Rant Band at the Coach House
Kansas at the Fred Kavli Theatre
Yonatan at Genghis Cohen
B-Side Players at SLO Brew
The Federal Affair at the Federal Bar
David Garfield at the Catalina Club