Upcoming: Chaka Khan, Charlie Puth, Futurebirds, Halsey, Henry Rollins, Kanye West, ONO, Pride Houston, The Used, etc.

Kanye West performs September 20 at Toyota Center.EXPAND
Kanye West performs September 20 at Toyota Center.
Photo by Marco Torres

Note: Events in bold reflect highly recommended shows.

30footFall: With Bigwig, Pears. Fri., September 30, 8 p.m., $15 to $17. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

8 Ball and MJG: With Stunna Bam. Thu., July 7, 9 p.m., $25 to $50. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Adam Bricks: with Ryan Sambol, Birthday Club. Thu., July 17, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Upcoming Events

Adventure Club: Sat., July 2, 9 p.m., $25 to $30. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Airwave '80s, The Swatchmen: Thu., June 23, 7 p.m., Free. Discovery Green Conservancy, 1500 McKinney, Houston, 713-400-7336.

The Allen Oldies Band: Wed., June 29, 7 p.m., Free. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Angie Stone & Guordan Bank$: Sat., July 9, 8:30 p.m., $39.50. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-988-1020.

B L A C K I E: With Show Me The Body, Mouthing, Ak'Chamel. Sat., July 9, 8 p.m., $5. Houston House of Creeps, 807 William, Houston.

Belphegor: With Origin, Shining, Abigail Williams., Thu., August 11, 7 p.m., TBA. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy: Sat., August 13, 8:30 p.m., $78 to $138. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 FM 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Black Standard: With The Mind's Eye, Envy the Dead. Sun., July 3, 8 p.m., TBA. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek Pkwy., Houston, 281-893-2860.

Bloodline: With Morningside, The Price We Pay, Opportunist. Sun., July 31, 8 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Bodysnatcher: With Spite. Mon., August 1, 8 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Broken Rail: With Rockett Queen, The Soapbox Revolution, Hello Planet. Sat., July 2, 8 p.m., $10 to $15. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek Pkwy., Houston, 281-893-2860.

Bruce Hansen and The Racket: Thu., June 30, 8 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

Cadenaxo: With Existencia, Substance. Tue., August 2, 7 p.m., Free. Vinal Edge, 239 W. 19th, Houston, 281-537-2575.

Canadian Waves: With Total Nightmare. Fri., July 15, 8 p.m., $5. Bruja Mansion, 2275 Des Jardines, Houston.

Carpet and the Drapes: With Those Damn Eyes., Fri., July 8, 8 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Cash'd Out: Thu., September 8, 8 p.m., $10. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

Mikey & and The Drags perform June 30 at Satellite.
Mikey & and The Drags perform June 30 at Satellite.

The Casualties: With Lower Class Brats, Slapshot, Thug Boots., Fri., September 30, 7 p.m., $15 to $19. Eastdown Warehouse, 850 Mckee, Houston, 832-503-5987.

CCR Headcleaner: With kai/ros, Cop Warmth, Forced Fem. Wed., July 6, 8 p.m., $5 to $7. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Ceremony: With Gouge Away, Black Coffee, Privilege Abuse, Lace., Tue., August 16, 8 p.m., $10 to $12. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Chaka Khan: Fri., August 12, 8:30 p.m., $59.50. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

Chaotic Justice: With The Smashed Idols, Cerveza Road, Luna Lunacy. Fri., June 24, 9 p.m., $10. BFE Rock Club, 11528 Jones, Houston, 281-894-1811.

Charlie Puth: Thu., September 29, 6:30 & 8 p.m., TBA. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Chubby Knuckle Choir: Fri., June 24, 8 p.m., $10 to $15. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Clint Black: Thu., September 22, 8 p.m., $40 to $100. Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd., Stafford.

Cock ESP: With Rotten Piece, Thou Shalt Not Kill Except. Sat., September 10, 9 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Community Music Center of Houston Celebrates June 2016 Black Music Month: With The Conrad Johnson Orchestra, Carol Blanchard, Julie Johnson, The Will Grant Still Ensemble, Howard Harris Jazz Ensemble, Jairus Daigle, Nic Allen, Philippe Edison. Sat., June 25, 3-6 p.m., Free. Texas Southern University, 3100 Cleburne, Houston, 713-313-7133.

The Cornell Hurd Band: Sat., July 9, 7-10 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Dariush: Sat., September 3, 8 p.m., $55 to $200. Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd., Stafford.

David Ramirez: Thu., September 15, 7:30 p.m., $15 to $19. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Dawn and Hawkes: Fri., September 9, 7 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

The Dead Shakes: With A More Perfect Union. Tue., July 5, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Deadbeat Live: With Plump, Funky Mustard, Black Out Vipers, Fahl & Folk, Atomic Nightingales, Bomba Chica, Wild Rabbit Salad, Boo Hiss. Sat., July 9, 4 p.m., $10. Dan Electro's Guitar Bar, 1031 E. 24th, Houston, 713-862-8707.

Deep Cuts: With Triathalon, Vodi. Thu., August 4, 7 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

Dirty Bourbon River Show: Fri., July 1, 10 p.m., TBA. Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main, Houston, 713-529-9666.

Chaka Khan performs at the Arena Theatre August 12.
Chaka Khan performs at the Arena Theatre August 12.

Disfrutalo: With After Nations, Buddha Deerhead. Sat., August 13, 9 p.m., $5 to $10. The Springbok, 711 Main, Houston, 818-201-6979.

Doctor P: Sat., July 30, 9 p.m., $15 to $18. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Dog Soldier: With Obstruction, Alimanas, Fuck With Fire, Saint Crusher. Sun., July 17, 8 p.m., $8. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Dollie Barnes: With The Sour Notes, The Sideshow Tragedy, El Lago. Fri., August 26, 7 p.m., Free to $5. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

The Dope Art Show: With The Waxaholics., Sun., June 26, 8 p.m., $15 to $20. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Downfall 2012: With Unloco, Black Market Tragedy, Knockturnal Maddness., Sat., June 25, 8 p.m., $10 to $15. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek, Houston, 281-893-2860.

Dub Miller: Wed., July 20, 5 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

Elizabeth Cook: Tue., June 28, 8 p.m., $15 to $22. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Elzhi: Sun., August 7, 8 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Farewell to Solace: With Hear N' Ade, Aeon Code, Russ Driver., Fri., June 24, 8 p.m., $5 to $8. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek Pkwy., Houston, 281-893-2860.

FBSO Free Annual July 4 Concert: Mon., July 4, 7-9 p.m., Free. Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd., Stafford.

The Firebird: Fri., June 24, 8:30 p.m., Free. Miller Outdoor Theatre, 6000 Hermann Park, Houston, 281-823-9103.

The Fixx: Thu., August 25, 8:30 p.m., $68 to $128. Dosey Doe - The Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Fox Parlor: With Sik Mule, Mantra Love. Fri., September 2, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Futurebirds: Thu., August 25, 8 p.m., $12 to $17. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

Glen Paulk: Wed., July 27, 6 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 N., Houston.

Goof: Sun., June 26, 8 p.m., TBA. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Halsey: With Bad Suns. Fri., July 8, 8 p.m., $39.50. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Handsomebeast: With Grisbee., Tue., July 5, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Hard Is My Style featuring LNY TNZ: Fri., August 5, 9 p.m., $15 to $18. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Cock ESP performs with Rotten Piece and Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except September 10 at Notsuoh.EXPAND
Cock ESP performs with Rotten Piece and Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except September 10 at Notsuoh.

Henry Rollins Spoken Word: Mon., November 28, 8 p.m., $35. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Highly Suspect: Fri., October 21, 8 p.m., $20 to $22. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St Emanuel, Houston.

Holy Grail: With Exmortus, Spellcaster., Tue. August 2, 8 p.m., $10 to $11. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Honeyboy Nelson Band: Thu., June 30, 7:30 p.m., $10. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Houston Pride: With Pearl from RuPaul's Drag Race, ishi, Wrestlers, Lyric Michelle. Sat., June 25, noon, Free. City Hall, 901 Bagby, Houston, 713-837-0311.

Jack Russell's Great White: Sat., July 23, 8 p.m., $20. 18th Street Pier Bar & Grill, 101 18th, Dickinson, 281-339-2600.

Jai Wolf: Fri., December 2, 8 p.m., $18 to $65. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

Joe Ely: Sat., July 9, 8 p.m., $35 to $50. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Joe "King" Carrasco: Fri., July 8, 9 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Josh Turner: Thu., September 29, 8:30 p.m., $39.50 to $59.50. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

The Judge: With J. R. Fisher, Tyler Travis, The Dimaggios. Mon., July 4, 6 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Juice Newton: Fri., September 9, 8:30 p.m., $78 to $118. Dosey Doe Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Kanye West: Tue., September 20, 7, p.m., TBA. Toyota Center, 1510 Polk, Houston, 713-758-7200.

Karaoke Underground: Sat., June 25, 9 p.m., TBA. Eastdown Warehouse, 850 McKee, Houston, 832-503-5987.

Kitten: With Clean Spill, Sizzy Rocket. Tue., July 19, 7:30 p.m., $13 to $15. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St Emanuel, Houston.

The Latter Half: With harbor, Knife Club, Compass, Town Destroyer., Thu., July 21, 5:30 p.m., TBA. The Clinic, 7444 Harrisburg, Houston.

Lesser Degree: With Lower Depths, Better Way, Privilege Abuse. Fri., June 24, 8 p.m., $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Mac Sabbath: Sat., October 22, 8 p.m., $15 to $17. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Madhatter Bass Party: With Trill Nye, Haze, Jacob Andrew, Endgame, Electric Cartel, Cuboid, Madhatter. Fri., July 29, 8 p.m., $3 to $25. Eastdown Warehouse, 850 Mckee, Houston, 832-503-5987.

Deep Cuts perform August 4 at Raven Tower.
Deep Cuts perform August 4 at Raven Tower.
Photo by Alyssa Dupree

Manifesto: With Kris Smith, John Muzak, Jennifer Trussell, The Dragon Whisper., Thu., June 30, 8 p.m., Free. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Mark May Band with The Soul Satyr Horns: Fri., July 1, 9:30 p.m., TBA. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625. Sat., July 2, 9 p.m., TBA. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.

mc chris: Thu., October 6, 8 p.m., $13 to $17. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Mike Stinson: With Sleepy Dog., Fri., June 24, 7 p.m., $10. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

Mikey and the Drags: With Kay Weathers, Black Liquid Drop, Mind Shrine. Thu., June 30, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Milicia: With Forever Forgotten, Tera., Sun., June 26, 8 p.m., $5 to $8. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek, Houston, 281-893-2860.

Nathan Quick: Sat., July 2, 7 p.m., $15 to $17. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

ONO with Buck Gooter: Sun., October 2, 9 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Ozomatli: Fri., October 14, 8 p.m., $20 to $24. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Ozz: With Electric Love Temple. Sat., August 27, 8 p.m., TBA. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Paul Oakenfold: With Liquid Todd. Sat., June 25, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Peasant: With Malevolent Force, Buoyant Spirit, Project Armageddon, Krvshr. Sat., July 16, 8 p.m., $9. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Permanent Makeup: With Piss Ghost, The Ancient Gods. Mon., July 4, 8 p.m., $5. Bruja Mansion, 2275 Des Jardines, Houston.

Pete Simple: Fri., July 1, 8 p.m., TBA. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

The Pose record release party: With Back to Back, The Real Cost, Clear Acid, Mirror, Wild Thing., Sat., July 30, 8 p.m., $12. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Pupppy: With Natasha Jacobs., Sun., July 17, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Reed Turchi & the Caterwauls: Fri., August 12, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Resinated: With Ranson Bandits, Tunnel Vision. Mon., September 5, 6 p.m., $12. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Richie Spice: Fri., July 15, 8 p.m., $50. Club Riddims, 8220 W. Bellfort, Houston, 713-779-0033.

Robert Ellis: Thu., July 7, 7 p.m., Free. Discovery Green Conservancy, 1500 McKinney, Houston, 713-400-7336.

Ceremony performs at Walters Downtown August 16.EXPAND
Ceremony performs at Walters Downtown August 16.

Robyn Ludwick: Thu., August 11, 7 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Sacred Music Sacred Dance for World Healing: Sat., August 20, 7 p.m., $15 to $25. Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore, Ste. 205, Houston, 713-496-9901.

Satan's God: Fri., September 9, 11 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Screwed Up Click Concert: With Big Pokey, Yungstar. Sun., June 26, 8 p.m., $15. Eastdown Warehouse, 850 McKee, Houston, 832-503-5987.

Sesh Hollow Waterboyz: With Bones, Chris Travis, Xavier Wulf, Eddy Baker., Wed., July 6, 8 p.m., $25 to $30. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Silent on Fifth Street: With Antioch, For Dying Out. Thu., June 23, 8 p.m., $5 to $8. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek Pkwy., Houston, 281-893-2860.

Sisters Morales: Fri., July 8, 8 p.m., $35 to $45. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

The Skatastrophics: Wed., July 6, 8 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Slow Poisoner: With John Wayne is Dead, Black Magic Marker, Diamond Punch. Wed., July 6, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

So Much Pride It's Hubris: With B L A C K I E, Evan McCarley, Gio Chamba, Brian is Ze. Sat., June 25, 8 p.m., Free. Arlo's Ballroom, 2119 Leeland, Houston.

Something Wicked 2016: October 29-30, 2 p.m., $119. Showgrounds at Sam Houston Race Park, 7575 Sam Houston Parkway W., Houston, 281-807.

Songwriters: John Evans, David Beck, and Jonathan Terrell: Tue., September 20, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Soul Creatures: With Tightn' Up, Bayou City Funk, Plump. Sat., August 20, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Speeddealer: Sun., July 17, 8 p.m., $10 to $11. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

The Spiritual Bat: With Tearful Moon, Pale Crow, Delphine Coma (DJ), Markos Grave. Thu., August 18, 8 p.m., TBA. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Springboard South: June 25-27, 2 p.m., $19.95. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Superstar Runner: With The Coke Hyena. Sun., June 26, 8 p.m., Free. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Switchfoot & Relient K: Sat., September 17, 6:30 p.m., $32.50-$45. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

SWV with K-Ci & JoJo: Sat., July 16, 8:30 p.m., $49.50. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

Tarana: With Hidden Shadows., Sat., June 25, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Tchami: Sat., August 13, 9 p.m., TBA. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Thalia: Mon., October 3, 8 p.m., $49.50. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Trent Minter Trio: Fri., June 24, 8 p.m., $8. Alley Kat Bar & Lounge, 3718 Main, Houston.

Twiztid: With Mac Lethal, Zodiac MPrint, Lex The Hex Master, Menace 2 Sobriety, Godz of Kaos. Tue., October 11, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $25. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

The Used: Tue., August 23, 7 & 8 p.m.; Wed., August 24, 7 & 8 p.m., TBA. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

The Vegabonds: With West Texas Mammoths. Thu., July 7, 7 p.m., TBA. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

The Wheel Workers: With Groves, Space Villians*, Whit. Fri., July 8, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

The Wild Now: Sat., July 23, 8 p.m., $10. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Willow Creek Junction: Wed., July 6, 8 p.m., $10. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Wrenfro: Wed., June 29, 8 p.m., TBA. Under the Volcano, 2349 Bissonnet, Houston, 713-526-5282.

Wye Oak: With Tuskha., Tue., August 9, 7 p.m., $15 to $17. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Henry Rollins performs November 27 at House of Blues.
Henry Rollins performs November 27 at House of Blues.

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