Upcoming: Cold War Kids, Die Antwoord, Dolly Parton, Jesse Dayton, Rabit, etc.

Dolly Parton performs December 5 at NRG Arena.
Dolly Parton performs December 5 at NRG Arena.

Note: events in bold reflect highly recommended shows.

Adam Berry Band: Thu., July 21, 9 p.m., $10. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

Adam Torres: With Thor & Friends. Wed., Oct. 12, 7 p.m., $10 to $13. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

Alessia Cara: Know-It-All Tour Part II: With Ruth B, Nathan Sykes., Sat., Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m., $31.75 to $38. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Upcoming Events

Alyson Chayns: With Foo Fakers, Clone Temple Pilots. Sat., July 30, 8 p.m., TBA. Concert Pub (North), 2470 FM 1960, Houston, 281-583-8111.

Austin John Winkler: With Tame Fury. Sat., Aug. 13, 8 p.m., $16 to $20. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Bad Kids to the Front: With Something and the Whatevers, Astragal, Midnight 30. Fri., Aug. 5, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Bad Religion and Against Me!: With Dave Hause. Fri., Oct. 14, 7:30 p.m., $29.50 to $32.50. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Bahamacide: Sun., July 24, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

BillFest: With Poor Dumb Bastards, UYUS, The Velostacks, The Burns, Nothing of Merit. Fri., Aug. 12, 8 p.m., $10. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

BLACK ? MAGIC featuring Taimur Agha: Sat., July 30, 10 p.m., Free. The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth, Houston, 713-360-7228.

Blood Incantation: With Cryptic Void, God Fearing Fuck. Mon., Sept. 12, 8 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Bonnie Whitmore: Thu., Oct. 6, 7 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Boomtown Brass Band: Wed., Aug. 10, 8 p.m., TBA. Under the Volcano, 2349 Bissonnet, Houston, 713-526-5282.

Brantley Gilbert: Fri., Sept. 9, 7 p.m., $29.75 to $58.25. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Buenos Diaz: Sat., July 30, 10 p.m., Free. Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main, Houston, 713-529-9666.

Canvas: With No Rehearsal, 3 Exits to Hattiesburg. Sat., July 30, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Carrie Christine: Sat., July 30, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

Carson McHone: Tue., Oct. 18, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Caspian: With The Appleseed Cast. Thu., Oct. 27, 8:30 p.m., $15 to $17. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St Emanuel, Houston.

Casual Burn: Thu., Aug. 25, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Die Antwoord performs October 5 at House of Blues.
Die Antwoord performs October 5 at House of Blues.

Chance Anderson: With No Dry County., Fri., July 22, 9 p.m., $10. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

Chris Ruest Band: Fri., Aug. 26, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Cold War Kids: With The Strumbellas. Thu., Oct. 6, 7 p.m., $25. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Craig Stickland: Fri., Sept. 30, 7 p.m., $20 to $50. University of Houston - Clear Lake Bayou Theatre, 2700 Bay Area, Houston, 281-283-2562.

The Dandy Warhols: With Savoy Motel. Thu., Oct. 13, 8 p.m., $22 to $27. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Death Cab For Cutie: Tue., Sept. 13, 8 p.m., $35. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Die Antwoord: Wed., Oct. 5, 7 & 8 p.m., $39.50. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Dillan Cate: Thu., July 28, 9 p.m., TBA. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

DJ Lotus 6: Fri., July 29, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Dolly Parton: Mon., Dec. 5, 8 p.m., $45 to $150. NRG Arena, 8400 Kirby Dr., Houston, 713-799-9500.

Don Henley: Sun., Jan. 15, 7:30 p.m., TBA. Smart Financial Centre, 18111 Lexington, Sugar Land.

Donkey Punch: Sat., Aug. 20, 8 p.m., $8. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Doug Carrion: Tue., Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

DownSouth: Houston: With WhyJae, Rizzoo Rizzoo, Young Knowledge, Roy Dale. $20 to $25. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.

Drivin' N' Cryin': With Ruckus, Dune TX., Thu., July 21, 8 p.m., $12. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Dweezil Zappa: Thu., Nov. 10, 8 p.m., $27 to $78. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

ElectroLuv Fest 2016: With Tres Equis, Graveltooth, Nameless Horses, Heart Byrne, A Live One, Pigs On the Wall, Josh Pearson, No Rehearsal., Fri., Sept. 23, 6 p.m.-2 a.m.; Sat., Sept. 24, noon-1 a.m.; Sun., Sept. 25, 12-9 p.m., $25. Billy's Hall, 4070 Wells Dr., Pearland, 713-526-4000.

Eve 6: With Hour Band. Thu., Aug. 18, 9 p.m., $21 to $24. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.

AF The Naysayer performs at Heat.wav August 20 at Raven Tower.EXPAND
AF The Naysayer performs at Heat.wav August 20 at Raven Tower.

Five Eyes Wide: With Thorium Reactor, My Madness., Sat., July 30, 8 p.m., TBA. BFE Rock Club, 11528 Jones, Houston, 281-894-1811.

Flume: Sun., Oct. 2, 7 & 9 p.m., TBA. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Foals: With Bear Hands. Tue., Oct. 4, 6:30 p.m., $23.50 to $27.25. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

For Today: Wed., Oct. 5, 6:30 p.m., $18 to $20. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Four Score Hero: With A More Perfect Union., Sat., July 23, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Gallows Bound: With Blackgrass Gospel., Tue., Aug. 9, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

GhostData: With Julius the Robot, Rei Clone, Middlechild, Tearful Moon. Fri., Aug. 26, 7 p.m., $8. The Clinic, 7444 Harrisburg, Houston.

Green Jelly: With The PukeBox, Punk Rock Project, Buster Whilaby & the Gimp., Thu., Aug. 25, 8 p.m., $10 to $15. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek Pkwy., Houston, 281-893-2860.

Greensky Bluegrass: Wed., Oct. 19, 8 p.m., $17 to $22. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

Heat.wav: With AF the Naysayer, CRL CRRLL, Dayta, Hiram, Gio Chamba, Grimmbleak, Floods, Corbin Dallas. Sat., Aug. 20, 5 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

Heavy Glow: With Only Beast, Funeral Horse. Fri., Aug. 5, 8 p.m., $8. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Hiccup Kenny & the Bullets: Sat., July 23, 9:30 p.m., Free. Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main, Houston, 713-529-9666.

Hiss: Thu., Aug. 4, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Holy White Hounds: Tue., Aug. 30, 8 p.m., $8 to $11. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Houston Funk Fest: Sat., Sept. 17, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

The Hunger: With Lies of an Alibi., Sun., Sept. 4, 8 p.m., Free. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

I The Mighty: With Dayshell, Artifex Pereo, Picturesque., Fri., Oct. 7, 6:30 p.m., $13 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Islander: With The Funeral Portrait, XXI., Tue., Aug. 23, 7:30 p.m., $11 to $15. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Jaimee Harris: Thu., Oct. 6, 9:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Jesse Dayton CD release: Thu., Sept. 22, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.

Against Me! performs with Bad Religion October 14 at Warehouse Live.
Against Me! performs with Bad Religion October 14 at Warehouse Live.
Photo by David Ensminger

Jonn "Del Toro" Richardson: Sat., Aug. 27, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Junkie: With Jeremy Carswell, A Tribute to the Sun, Matamoros. Tue., July 26, 8 p.m., $5. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Kyle Lucas: With It Lives It Breathes. Wed., Aug. 10, 7 p.m., $10 to $12. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Lady of the Woods: Thu., Aug. 4, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Leslie Krafka: With The Bells. Fri., Aug. 12, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.

Local Natives: With Charlotte Day Wilson. Sat., Oct. 8, 7 p.m., $25. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Logan Takahashi Nogeo: Fri., July 22, 10 p.m., Free. The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth, Houston, 713-360-7228.

Lord Dying: With Black Fast, Child Bite. Fri., Sept. 16, 7 p.m., $10 to $13. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Louvres: Sat., Sept. 10, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.

Machinage: With Nil Existence, Mastema, Serpent Attack., Tue., Aug. 23, 8 p.m., $10. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Majid Jordan: Mon., Oct. 17, 8:30 p.m., $26.50 to $27. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Maninkari: With Aphelion, 54 Reasons., Fri., Aug. 12, 7:30 p.m., $6. The Clinic, 7444 Harrisburg, Houston.

Markey Blue: Fri., Aug. 12, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Martial Law: With Step Away, Casket, EndGame, Numb Generation, Frame The Artist, Overture. Wed., Aug. 3, 7 p.m., $7. The Clinic, 7444 Harrisburg, Houston.

Masqued: With Rev Skelton, Smokin' Aces. Fri., July 29, 8 p.m., Free. Concert Pub (North), 2470 FM 1960, Houston, 281-583-8111.

Max Stalling: Tue., Sept. 27, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.

Michael Milligan & Texiana Bluez: Fri., Aug. 5, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

A Midsummer's Night Festival: Fri., July 22, 5-10 p.m., Free. The Vineyard II - Texas Wine and Craft Beer Tasting Room, 217 E. Main St, Eagle Lake, 979-232-3111.

Mike Stinson: Wed., Aug. 3, 8 p.m., TBA. Under The Volcano, 2349 Bissonnet, Houston, 713-526-5282.

Mystery Loves Company: Fri., Aug. 19, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.

Natalia LaFourcade performs September 21 at White Oak Music Hall.EXPAND
Natalia LaFourcade performs September 21 at White Oak Music Hall.

The Naked and Famous: Sat., Nov. 26, 8 p.m., $27.50 to $29.50. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

Natalia LaFourcade: Wed., Sept. 21, 7 p.m., TBA. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Nina Diaz: With Scarlet Sails., Sun., Aug. 7, 6 p.m., $10 to $13. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

The Oh Hellos: Fri., Sept. 23, 8 p.m., $15 to $22. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

Okkervil River: With Landlady., Mon., Sept. 26, 7 p.m., $18 to $22. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

Olivia Holt: With Ryland., Tue., Dec. 27, 7 p.m., $18 to $22. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St Emanuel, Houston.

Omerta record release: With Creeping Death, Snakeway, Mind Kill, Keyhole, Jaded Youth, Privilege Abuse., Thu., Aug. 11, 6:30 p.m., $8. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Ono with Buck Gooter: With Rough Sleepers, KA., Sun., Oct. 2, 9 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Para Bellum: With Inner Image. Fri., Sept. 9, 7 p.m., TBA. BFE Rock Club, 11528 Jones, Houston, 281-894-1811.

The Phantom Royals: Fri., July 22, 9:30 p.m., Free. Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main, Houston, 713-529-9666.

Phantom Sensation: With Muddy Belle. Thu., Aug. 4, 8 p.m., $8. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Pong: With The Linus Pauling Quartet. Sat., Aug. 6, 8 p.m., TBA. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Pujol: Tue., Sept. 13, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Q And A: Tue., Sept. 13, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.

Quilt: With Mutual Benefit. Thu., Sept. 15, 8 p.m., $12 to $16. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Rabit: With Supraman, Josiah Gabriel, Future Blondes, House of KENZO. Sat., July 30, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Randy Pavlock Band: Fri., Sept. 2, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Ray Wylie Hubbard: Sat., July 23, 2 p.m., Free. Cactus Music, 2110 Portsmouth, Houston, 713-526-9272.

Reach For the Sky: With Transform the Tragedy, Aethere, Insvrgence. Wed., Aug. 3, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

The Naked and Famous perform November 26 at White Oak Music Hall.
The Naked and Famous perform November 26 at White Oak Music Hall.
Photo by Julian Bajsel

Reason to Rebel: With Disfrutalo! Thu., Sept. 8, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Rittz: With Jarren Benton., Wed., Nov. 30, 8 p.m., $21 to $76. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Roxy Roca: Fri., Aug. 26, 7 p.m., $12. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

The Scourge: With Dawn of Dissolution, Metallize., Fri., July 22, 9 p.m., Free. Concert Pub (North), 2470 FM 1960, Houston, 281-583-8111.

Shane Smith and the Saints: With John Baumann. Fri., July 29, 9 p.m., $17 to $20. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

Sianvar: With My Iron Lung, Save Us From The Archon, Crimson Arrow, Mannequin Mishap, Vox Vocis, So Soon the Truth. Tue., Aug. 30, 6 p.m., $12 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Slow Future: With The Escatones, Golden Sombrero. Fri., Aug. 26, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

The Smokehouse Guitar Army: Fri., Aug. 19, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Sophia Vidales: Sat., July 23, 7 p.m., TBA. EQ Heights, 1030 Heights, Houston.

Steve Gilbert Band: Sun., July 24, 11 a.m., Free. Danton's Gulf Coast Seafood Kitchen, 4611 Montrose, Houston, 713-807-8883. Wed., Sept. 14, 6 p.m., Free. Karbach Brewing Co., 2032 Karbach, Houston.

Steve Krase Band: Sat., Aug. 20, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Sulfur City: With Muddy Belle., Thu., Oct. 27, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

A Sundae Drive: With Slow Future, Tenino, My Twilight Pilot. Sat., Oct. 8, 8 p.m., $7. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Super bob: With Bridge to Grace., Sun., Aug. 14, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

Terri Hendrix and Lloyd Maines: Fri., Aug. 26, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.

Texas Chainsaw Massacre Fest: With Militia, Anialator, Dark Reign, Hod, Uncleansed, Panteon. Sat., Oct. 8, 8 p.m., TBA. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Death Cab For Cutie performs at Revention Music Center September 13.
Death Cab For Cutie performs at Revention Music Center September 13.

TigerShark Goat: Fri., July 29, 7 p.m., TBA. EQ Heights, 1030 Heights, Houston.

Tim Ned: With DJ Star Skywalka, The Flatline Band. TBA. Fox Hollow, 4617 Nett, Houston, 713-869-2117.

To Joey, With Love: Tue., Sept. 20, 7 p.m., $15-$18. AMC Gulf Pointe 30, 11801 S. Sam Houston Pkwy. E, Houston, 281-464-8801.

Trancers: With KA., Wed., Aug. 17, 8 p.m., TBA. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

The Valery Trails: Sat., Aug. 6, 1 p.m., Free. Cactus Music, 2110 Portsmouth, Houston, 713-526-9272.

Vanilla Poppers: With Death Cult, Sex Pill, Fuck With Fire. Sat., Aug. 13, 9 p.m., TBA. The Clinic, 7444 Harrisburg, Houston.

Wesley Community Center Fundraiser: With Brant Croucher, Lainey and the Tramps., Thu., July 28, 5:30 p.m., $40. Saint Arnold Brewery, 2000 Lyons, Houston, 713-686-9494.

XDELOREANx: With Duh., Mon., Aug. 1, 7 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Zenith Disco: With Damon Allen. Sat., July 23 , 10 p.m., Free. The Flat, 1701 Commonwealth, Houston, 713-360-7228.

Alessia Cara performs at White Oak Music Hall October 22.
Alessia Cara performs at White Oak Music Hall October 22.

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