Tonight in L.A.: Hundred Waters, Tori Amos, Valerie June, Blitzen Trapper, Slothrust, Groves, Teedra Moses, True Widow, Hilltop Hoods, the Knocks, Pennywise, Say Anything, Sports

Hundred Waters (Photo by Lenne Chai)
Hundred Waters (Photo by Lenne Chai)

Los Angeles concerts for Friday:

Hundred Waters headline the El Rey Tehatre behind their new album “Communicating” (and they debut their new audiovisual show). Julianna Barwick and Banoffee open.
Tori Amos does the first of three nights at the Theatre at Ace Hotel in support of her latest album “Native Invader.”
Valerie June headlines the Regent Theater behind her latest album “The Order of Time, with Gill Landry supporting.
► “L.A.M.F.,” the 40th Anniversary of Johnny Thunders & the Heartbreakers, will be performed in its entirety by an all-star lineup of Walter Lure, Mike Ness, Clem Burke and Glen Matlock at a sold-out show at the Echoplex.
Blitzen Trapper [see “Joanna”] headline the Bootleg Theater behind their new album “Wild and Reckless,” with Lilly Hiatt opening.
► Boston trio Slothrust rocks the Echo, joined by And the Kids and SLUGS.
► And Groves do their year-end show at the Hi Hat, with Tillie, Main Man and Undercover joining in.


Hot Dub Time Machine at the Regent Theater (late show)
Teedra Moses and Imani Scott at the Troubadour
Kyle McNeill & MAESA, Rachel Goodrich and Johanna Samuels at the Moroccan Lounge (Curls canceled)
True Widow and SRSQ at Resident
Hilltop Hoods at the Satellite
Night Shop, Queen of Swords and Anna St. Louis at the Love Song
San Holo at the Novo
Jackson Whalan and Honeycomb at Los Globos
Charlie Chan & the Drones at the Escondite
The Knocks and Zimmer at Exchange
Scott Gilmore and Cat Kennan at Zebulon
Lee Dewyze at the Peppermint Club
The Smoking Flowers and Earth Moon Earth at the Hotel Café
Nina Francis, Todd Pate and Bones Muhroni at the Hotel Café Second Stage
Steffan Argus at the Mint (Early Show)
The House Band, Violet Rose and MRY at the Mint
Malditas Mujeres, Year of the Dragon and Peligro at Café Nela
Conro, T-Mass and Kyle Johnson at Avalon
Bedouin at Sound Nightclub
Borgeous and Alongside Damaged Goods at Create Nightclub
Terry Hunter, Wayne Williams and Jesse Saunders at Couture
Pretty Boy Floyd, Permacrush, the Road Vikings and Phat Trick at the Whisky a Go Go
Terror Jr. and Kid Froopy at the Roxy
Madonnica, 2Hot2Handle, the Heiz and Franks & Deans at the Viper Room
The Hellflowers, North by North and the Slithers at the Maui Sugar Mill Saloon
Jackshit at McCabe’s Guitar Shop
Flashback Heart Attack at the Wayfarer
Dag Nasty, Fireburn, Shiners Club and Let Rage at Alex’s Bar
Say Anything, Dan Andriano, Mike Park and Backwards Dancer at the Observatory
Sports at the Constellation Room
Pennywise, H2O, Love Canal and Toxic Energy at the House of Blues Anaheim
Sea Lions, Shark Toys, Rat Fancy, Smokescreens and the Pantones at Acerogami