Los Angeles concerts for Monday:
► Fresh off their appearance at Emo Nite Day and with their new album “The Canyon” just out, the Used headline the Observatory.
► Chicago’s Knox Fortune headlines the Troubadour behind his new album “Paradise,” with Bane’s World supporting.
► Shannon Lay, who has released two albums this year, kicks off a residency at the Echo, joined by Lael Neale, Entrance, Chad Ubovich and Death Valley Girls.
► Dante Elephante headlines the Hi Hat, joined by Diners, Dreamboat and Color TV.
► L.A.-via-Seattle pop trio Tangerine highlight the lineup at It’s a School Night at Bardot, where they are joined by Split/Party, Harry Mack and Sharaya Summers.
► Iress head up a free night of heavy rock at the Satellite, joined by Spare Parts for Broken Hearts and Nightgown.
► Michigan-bred, Berlin-based electronic artist Laurel Halo plays Zebulon behind her new album “Dust,” with Steven Warwick and M. Geddes Gengras opening.
► Olympia, Wash., trio Naomi Punk visit Resident in support of their latest albu, “Yellow,” with Gun Outfit and Kaz Mirblouk supporting.
► And War Tapes rock the Silverlake Lounge, along with Elovay and Reddea.
Jesse Boykins III at the Peppermint Club
Scars on 45, Ray Goren and the Guest & the Host at the Hotel Café
Jed Holtman & the Abomination at the Mint
The Mint Jam with Kevin Kanner, Eric Reed, Gerald Clayton, Rickey Woodard and Graham Dechter at the Mint (Late Show)
Steel Panther and the Raskins at the Roxy
Madball and Vengeance at the Viper Room (Early Show)
The Sunset Jam at the Viper Room
Muffin Man: A Celebration of Frank Zappa & Captain Beefheart at Harvard & Stone
KOLE at the Love Song
Kim Wilson and JJ Thames at the Maui Sugar Mill Saloon
I Hate You Just Kidding, Bird & the War, Amanda Carson and Lato at the Wayfarer
Miya Folick at the Constellation Room
Ne Obliviscaris at Chain Reaction
Corey Smith and Jade Jackson at SLO Brew