Upcoming: Action Bronson, Ben Folds, GBH, Smashing Pumpkins, Vans Warped Tour, etc.

The Smashing Pumpkins & Marilyn Manson (pictured) perform at NRG Arena on July 16
The Smashing Pumpkins & Marilyn Manson (pictured) perform at NRG Arena on July 16
Photo by Groovehouse

2nd Annual Crawfish Boil: With John Evans Band, Mandi Powell, Mike Dean, The Captain Legendary Band., Sat., April 25, 2 p.m., $10 to $30. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

3LAU: With Botnek, Bright Lights. Fri., May 15, 9 p.m., $15 to $25. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Action Bronson: With The Alchemist. Sun., May 31, 7 p.m., $25 to $30. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Alan Haynes: Sat., April 25, 9 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

Upcoming Events

All Boy/All Girl: Fri., May 8, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Amy Speace: With Ryan Culwell., Thu., April 23, 7 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Armstrong Leigh: With Phranchyze, Zeale. Wed., April 15, 7:30 p.m., $7 to $10. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

The Atomic Nightingales: Wed., April 22, 8 p.m.; Sun., April 26, 6 p.m., Free. Re:HAB Bar on the Bayou, 1658 Enid, Houston, 713-225-1668.

Be the Match Fundraiser: With Another Run as Radiohead, The Beans as Michael Jackson, Catch Fever as U2, Empty Shells as Nirvana, Fire Moth as CCR, Fox & Cats as Say Anything, King Finn as Queen, Otis The Destroyer as David Bowie, Sunrise & Ammunition as St. Vincent, -Us as Drake, We Were Wolves as Pearl Jam, DJ Fredster., Sat., April 11, 7 p.m., $10. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Ben Folds: Tue., June 16, 7 p.m., $29 to $65. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Bird Magic: With Pitter Patter, PersephOne Guns, Josiah Gabriel. Thu., April 16, 9 p.m., $5. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

The Black Lillies: Tue., April 21, 8 p.m., $15 to $20. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Blood of an Outlaw: With Apothica., Sun., April 26, 10 p.m., Free. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

The Blues Brothers Revue: Sun., July 19, 7:30 p.m., $98 to $138. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Boom Bash: Kings of the Mic Tour: With LL Cool J, Public Enemy, Whodini, Doug E Fresh, Scarface, Big Daddy Kane, The Magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff, Grandmaster's Furious Five, Sugar Hill Gang., Sat., June 13, 3:30 p.m., $32.50 to $125. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Borgeous: With Surain, Kaito., Fri., June 5, 9 p.m., $10 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Brad Absher: Fri., April 17, 9 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

Break of Reality: Fri., July 10, 8:30 p.m., $48 to $88. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Brian Pounds: With Julianna Banks., Thu., April 23, 7 p.m., $10. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Bryan Anthony & the Gentleman's Club: Fri., April 10, 9 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

Buck Yeager Band: Wed., April 29, 6 p.m., Free. House of Blues -- Crossroads Stage, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Clark & Nosaj Thing: With D Tiberio. Wed., April 15, 7 p.m., $14 to $18. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Claude Bourbon: Wed., May 6, 8 p.m., $10. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Cosmic Gate: With Ilan Bluestone. Sat., May 23, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Crowbar: With Battlecross, Lord Dying, Hydrilla., Sun., May 31, 8 p.m., $16 to $20. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Curren$y: Mon., April 20, 9 p.m., $30 to $100. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Danielle Reich's Gypsy Jazz: Sun., April 12, noon, Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

Dave Nevling: Fri., April 24, 9 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

DJ Baby Roo: Fri., April 10, 6 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

DNCSxWLVS: Thu., April 9, 5 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

Dragons Head: Tue., April 28, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Dug Pinnick: With The Steve Satchel Band, Tame Fury, Shaving Suzie. Fri., April 24, 8 p.m., $18 to $22. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Dunville: Thu., April 30, 7 p.m., Free. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

East Texas Ramblers: Wed., April 29, 7 p.m., Free. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

"Ride With Mitch II Texas": The Flamin' Hellcats & Southern Backtones: Sat., April 11, 9 p.m. Grand Prize Bar, 1010 Banks, Houston, 713-526-4565.

#flashbackfridays: Hosted by DJ Ill-Set., Fri., April 10, 10 p.m.; Fri., April 17, 11 p.m.; Fri., April 24, 10 p.m., Free. House Of Blues -- Foundation Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 832-667-7794.

Friendly Savages: With Thomas Csorba., Sun., April 12, 7 p.m., $10 to $12. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Future Thieves: Wed., April 22, 8:30 p.m., $8 to $12. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

GBH: With The Business, Total Chaos, The Stand Alones. Sun., May 31, 7 p.m., $18. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Grifters & Shills: Sat., May 2, 9 p.m., $5. Natachee's Supper 'n Punch, 3622 Main, Houston, 713-524-7203.

Hamilton Loomis: Thu., April 23, 9:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Harrison Swift: Fri., April 10, 7 p.m., Free. House of Blues -- Crossroads Stage, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Ice Nine Kills: With Get Scared, Upon This Dawning, Brightwell, Wanderers, The Betrayal of Abigail. Sun., May 17, 6:30 p.m., $15 to $17. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

More shows on the next page.

 

Jacquees: Fri., April 24, 8 p.m., $20 to $55. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Jailhouse Poets: Fri., April 17, 9 p.m., $5. Natachee's Supper 'n Punch, 3622 Main, Houston, 713-524-7203.

Jim Suhler: Sat., April 18, 9 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

Jimmy Lafave: Fri., April 24, 7 p.m., $25 to $27. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Junior Brown: Sat., April 25, 7 & 9:30 p.m., $28 to $30. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Korpiklanni: With TrollfesT, Epic Death, Color Chemistry. Fri., May 1, 8 p.m., $17 to $20. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Kristine Mills: Thu., April 9, 8 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

KTRU Outdoor Show: With Objekt, Bok Bok, GoldLink, Ex Hex, Stalls, Fat Tony, Deep Cuts, Heaven Spacey, Fire Alarm. Sat., April 11, noon, Free. Rice University -- Central Quad, 6100 Main, Houston, 713-348-0000.

La Santa Cecilia: With Making Movies. Wed., April 22, 7 p.m., $13. House of Blues -- Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Layne: With Booking Boxcar Bandits. Tue., April 14, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Lee "Scratch" Perry: With The Skatalites, The Skatastrophics, DJ Simmer Down. Thu., April 16, 7 p.m., $25. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Leon Russell: With Charlie Montague., Fri., May 15, 7:30 p.m., $88 to $148. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Life in Color Official Afterparty: With Kyau & Albert, Big Mak., Sat., April 11, 9 p.m., $15. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Lilith Fund For Reproductive Rights Fundraiser: With Cactus Flowers, Bell & Tom, Lords of the Universe. Thu., April 9, 9 p.m., $5. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Loumuzik.com Artist Showcase: Fri., April 24, 8:30 p.m., $15. House of Blues -- Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Maggie Koerner: Thu., May 14, 7:30 p.m., $10 to $12. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Martin Solveig: With Surain, Ryan Henry. Fri., May 1, 9 p.m., TBA. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Mary Sarah: Sat., April 18, 8 p.m., Free. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Michael Shanks: Sun., April 19, 6 p.m., Free. House of Blues -- Crossroads Stage, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Micky & the Motorcars: With Aaron Einhouse., Fri., May 1, 7 p.m., $10 to $50. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Migos: With OG Maco. Mon., May 18, 7:30 p.m., $25. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Mike & the Moonpies: Wed., April 22, 8 p.m., $12. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Mile High Club featuring The Kracker Nuttz: Sat., April 11, 10 p.m.; Sat., April 18, 10 p.m.; Sat., April 25, 10 p.m., Free. House Of Blues -- Foundation Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 832-667-7794.

Morgan Page: Sat., May 30, 9 p.m., $15 to $23.50. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Moses Guest: Sat., May 16, 9 p.m., $7 to $10. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Neon Trees: Fri., June 19, 7 p.m., $25 to $30. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

New Found Glory: With The Wild Life, Turnover., Sun., April 12, 6 p.m., $18 to $24. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

The New Offenders: Thu., April 30, 10 p.m., $5 to $10. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

North by North: Sun., May 3, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

OBN IIIs: With Secret Prostitutes, Snooty Garbagemen. Mon., April 27, 9 p.m., $8. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Open Mike All Star Competition: Tue., April 14, 7 p.m., Free. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

The PickPockets: Fri., April 17, 8 p.m., Free. House Of Blues -- Foundation Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 832-667-7794.

Quiet Company: Thu., April 30, 7:30 p.m., $15 to $18. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Raa-Raa & Da Zydeco Allstarz: Sun., April 19, 8 p.m., Free. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

Ransom Bandits: Thu., April 30, 6 p.m., Free. House of Blues -- Crossroads Stage, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Real Life Real Music Select Showcase: Sun., May 3, 7:30 p.m., $10. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Red Feather Tribe: With Ruckus., Sat., April 25, 10 p.m., $8 to $10. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Rockin' Lloyd Tripp: With Mack Stevens, DJ Big E. Fri., April 24, 10 p.m., $7 to $10. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Ronnie Milsap: Sat., May 2, 8 p.m., $50 to $150. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Ryan Adam Wells: With Eternal Tainted Enemy, Clarke Paige, Amarachi, Lantern Society, William Csorba, The Edible. Thu., April 23, 6:30 p.m., $14. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Sam Pace & the Gilded Grit: Fri., April 17, 7 p.m., Free. House of Blues -- Crossroads Stage, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

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Samantha Fish: Fri., May 8, 8:30 p.m., $18. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Sarah Gayle Meech: Sat., April 25, 9 p.m., $8. Natachee's Supper 'n Punch, 3622 Main, Houston, 713-524-7203.

Scott Brown & Friends: With Bart Crow., Tue., May 5, 8 p.m., $12. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Sean McConnell: Thu., July 2, 7 p.m., $20. House of Blues -- Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

The Share Fire: With Metacrisis., Fri., April 17, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Shooter Jennings: Mon., May 4, 8 p.m., $30 to $40. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Sir Richard Bishop: With Robert Millis, Jenny Hoyston, Uaeb Yelsaeb, Ak'Chamel. Tue., April 21, 9 p.m., $8 to $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Slim Bawb: Thu., April 16, 8 p.m., $20. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Smallpools: With Grizfolk. Tue., April 14, 6 p.m., $17 to $21. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

The Smashing Pumpkins & Marilyn Manson: Thu., July 16, 7 p.m., $39.50 to $69.50. NRG Arena, 8400 Kirby Drive, Houston, 713-799-9500.

The Spazmatics: Sat., April 25, 10:15 p.m., $12. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

The Steve Gilbert Band: Sun., April 12, 6 p.m.; Sun., April 26, 6 p.m., Free. House of Blues -- Crossroads Stage, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Stu Hamm: Thu., July 23, 8:30 p.m., $20 to $25. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Stubbily Mug: With Mezuo, Troy Ogletree. Tue., May 12, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

The Subdudes: With Julie Belle. Thu., May 14, 7:30 p.m., $68 to $108. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Summerland Tour 2015: With Toadies, Everclear, Fuel, American Hi-Fi., Fri., July 17, 7 p.m., $32.50 to $42.50. Bayou Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Sweet Spirit: Thu., May 7, 10 p.m., $7 to $10. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

T J Broscoff: Thu., April 30, 8:30 p.m., $10. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Tedeschi Trucks Band: With Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Doyle Bramhall II. Fri., July 10, 6 p.m., $29 to $99. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Texas Johnny Boy & Milton Hopkins: Sun., April 26, 6 p.m., $15 to $17. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Thug'z Nation: With America's Most Youngest Entertainment, Brewt Force, FreakiiBro. Thu., April 23, 6:30 p.m., $14. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Tune-Yards: With Son Lux. Fri., April 10, 8 p.m., $26 to $30. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Turnpike Troubadours: Thu., June 18, 7 p.m., $25 to $30. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Turquoise Jeep: With Fat Tony, Rosewood Thievz,, DJ Good Grief. Thu., April 16, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Two Star Symphony: Fri., May 8, 9 p.m., $7 to $10. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

TXFest 2015: With Kevin Fowler, Jamestown Revival, Wild Child, Scooter Brown Band, Wild Moccasins, thelastplaceyoulook, Not in the Face, Midnight River Choir, We Were Wolves, Downfall 2012, Young Mammals, Young Girls, New York City Queens, BLSHS, Lost Element, Marmalakes, Purple, Roger Sellers, Stephen Chadwick, Vanilla Whale, Hounds of Jezebel, Guitarrza. Sat., May 9, 10 a.m., $20 to $75. Hermann Square Park, 901 Smith, Houston.

Vans Warped Tour 2015: With Black Boots, Escape The Fate, Hands Like Houses, Le Castle Vania, M4SONIC, As It Is, Beautiful Bodies, Crossfaith, Fit For A King, Splitbreed, Alive Like Me, blessthefall, Hundredth, Lee Corey Oswald, Trophy Eyes, Family Force Five, Neck Deep, Palisades, Handguns, Kosha Dillz. Fri., June 26, 11 a.m., $38.50 to $60.47. NRG Park, 1 Reliant Pkwy., Houston, 832-667-1727.

Vetted: With Metacrisis, American Swindle., Sun., April 12, 10 p.m., Free. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Vinyl Night: With DJ Paul Middendorf (aka Pmiddy), Gallery Homeland Crew., Wed., April 15, 7 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

The Wheel Workers: With I Am The Albatross, Inside Voices. Thu., April 23, 9 p.m., $7 to $10. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Wild Moccasins: With Young Mammals. Thu., May 7, 7:30 p.m., $10 to $15. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Will Kimbrough: Fri., April 24, 9:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Will Van Horn: Tue., April 14, 6 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

Willie Nelson's 4th of July Picnic: With Willie Nelson & Family, Eric Church, Merle Haggard, Kacey Musgraves, Sturgill Simpson, Asleep at the Wheel, Jamey Johnson, Jason Isbell, Leon Russell, Billie Joe Shaver, Ray Wylie Hubbard, David Allan Coe, Chris Stapleton, Johnny Bush, Insects VS Robots, Folk Uke, Amber Digby, Raelyn Nelson Band, Pauline Reese. Sat., July 4, noon, $35 to $500. Austin360 Amphitheater, 9201 Circuit of the Americas, Austin.

Willis Alan Ramsey: With Alison Rogers. Sat., June 6, 8:30 p.m., $58 to $98. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Young Artist Show: Sat., April 18, 8 p.m., $10. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Zeroheros: With The Dickins, No Love Less. Fri., April 24, 10 p.m., $7 to $10. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

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