Upcoming: Cracker, Danzig, Front 242, Incubus, Josh Groban, Judy Collins, Maná, Slayer, etc.

Slayer headlines Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival at CWMP on August 1
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AJ Ahmed: With Cardo, Trackksounds, Steveo Valdez. Wed., May 20, 9:30 p.m., $10 to $15. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

American Idol Live: Thu., August 13, 8 p.m., $39 to $59. Bayou Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Andy McKee: Thu., April 30, 8:30 p.m., $23.50 to $28.50. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Annalise Emerick: Wed., May 20, 7:30 p.m., Free. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Upcoming Events

Ariel Pink: With Indian Jewelry. Wed., May 6, 8 p.m., $15 to $19. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Bass City Houston: With Young Rebel, October Skies, Ill Will, Lucid, Jaded, High Elements, Kelaai Marie, Kingcopious, Young D, Chase Kordell, LouieTheKid. Fri., May 8, 6:15 p.m., $10. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

BJ Thomas: Thu., July 23, 8 p.m., $45 to $100. Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd., Stafford.

Bobby Flores: Sat., April 25, 10 p.m.; Sat., July 18, 10 p.m. Westwind Club, 5905 Guhn, Houston, 713-462-7204.

The Boom Booms: With Pharaoh After Man, Bad Luck. Sun., April 26, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Bottom Dollar String Band: Fri., April 24, 9 p.m., $8 to $10. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Brian Ashley Jones: Fri., May 1, 9 p.m., $5. Natachee's Supper 'n Punch, 3622 Main, Houston, 713-524-7203.

Bronco Jr.: Fri., May 8, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

Built to Spill: With Wooden Indian Burial Ground, Clarke & the Himselfs. Mon., May 18, 9 p.m., $18 to $20. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Chelsea Grin & the Word Alive: With Like Moths to Flames, Sylar, An Author, A Poet. Mon., May 18, 6 p.m., $18 to $20. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Clandestine: Fri., May 8, 9:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Classic Numbers -- Blue Friday: Fri., June 12, 9 p.m., $5 to $10. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

Classic Numbers -- Salute to 1986: Fri., May 22, 9 p.m., Free to $7. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

Cloudship: With Paper Sparrow, Itsy Bitsy, Dead Leslies. Fri., June 12, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Cody Cannon: Wed., May 13, 8 p.m., $22 to $30. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Colonel Peter's Pig: With Cadence, Big Jordan, SILS. Thu., April 30, 8 p.m., $5. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles: With The Nth Power. Fri., May 15, 8:30 p.m., $19 to $21. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Cory Morrow: With Kyle Hutton., Wed., August 26, 8:30 p.m., $25. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Counting Crows: With Citizen Cope, Hollis Brown. Thu., Oct. 8, 6 p.m., $39.50 to $69. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Cowjazz: Fri., May 1, 7:30 p.m., Free to $5. Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone, Houston, 713-923-4277.

Cracker: With Whiskey Gentry, Not In the Face. Fri., May 29, 8 p.m., $20 to $22. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

CyberWasteland: With DJ Enigma, VJ R-M8E, DJ VVJAMESVV. Sat., May 2, 9 p.m., $5. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

Dana Louise & the Glorious Birds: Tue., May 12, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Danzig: With Pennywise, Venomous Maximus. Tue., July 14, 7:30 p.m., $30 to $35. Bayou Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

The DarDans: Wed., May 27, 6 p.m., Free to $5. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Dash Berlin: With Surain, Jeff Chen. Fri., June 12, 9 p.m., $15 to $55. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Days Drive: Fri., April 24, 8 p.m., Free. The House, 4115 Washington, Houston, 713-426-3617.

The Dirty River Boys: Thu., May 21, 8:30 p.m., $18. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Ed Sheeran: Thu., Sept. 3, 7 p.m., $59.50 to $69.50. BBVA Compass Stadium, 2200 Texas, Houston.

Electric Knives & Bad Samaritans: Sat., May 23, 8 p.m., $5. Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone, Houston, 713-923-4277.

Ellis Easley: With BHAM BOO. Sat., April 25, 8 p.m., $5. Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone, Houston, 713-923-4277.

Emery: With Sleeping Giant, Wolves at the Gate, Forevermore. Tue., May 26, 6:30 p.m., $17 to $20. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Emily Kate Boyd: Thu., April 30, 9 p.m., $5. Natachee's Supper 'n Punch, 3622 Main, Houston, 713-524-7203.

Emo Girls: With The Bad Drugs, Shut Up Sidney. Fri., April 24, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Eric Tessmer Band: With Sideshow Tragedy. Fri., June 12, 9 p.m., $5 to $10. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Fatz Domino: Fri., May 1, 6:30 p.m., $10. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Flaw: With Seasons After, Black Market Tragedy. Fri., May 22, 8 p.m., $14 to $17. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Folk Family Revival: With Costello., Sat., April 25, 9 p.m., $15 to $18. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy, Houston, 713-977-1962.

Fred Eaglesmith: With Tif Ginn. Thu., May 14, 8 p.m., $25 to $35. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Front 242: Sat., Sept. 19, 8 p.m., TBA. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

More shows on the next page.

 

Future: Thu., May 21, 8 p.m., $49.50. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

Galaxy Cat: With The Babe. Fri., April 24, 8 p.m., Free to $5. Union Tavern, 435 El Dorado, Webster, 281-486-6644.

Grace Askew: With Kyle Hutton. Tue., May 19, 8 p.m., $15. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Hippo Campus: Sat., May 2, 1 p.m., Free. Cactus Music, 2110 Portsmouth, Houston, 713-526-9272.

The Houston Battle of the Bands: Sun., May 31, 4 p.m., $10 to $12. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

Howie Day: With Olivia Millershcin, Mark Jones., Fri., May 15, 7 p.m., $24. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Incubus & Deftones: With Death From Above 1979. Wed., Aug. 19, 6:30 p.m., $25 to $99.50. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

InsaneFest 2015: With Torrid Complex, Worhol, Late Friday, Sons of Blackwater, Twelve Years Driven, Mezzanine, Fear Control, Awaken the Siren, Tracing Over Evil, Anchor Babies, Dogz On Parole, Hydrilla. Sat., June 20, 6 p.m., $10 to $17. BFE Rock Club, 11528 Jones Rd., Houston, 281-894-1811.

Jake Williams & Kevin Darling: With Shorthog45/ Bass Products, Cold Chilln, Eagle Finn 2FNGZ, Yung Lu, I'm Alone. Sun., April 26, 6:30 p.m., $11 to $14. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

James McMurtry: Sat., May 9, 7 & 9:30 p.m., $28 to $30. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Jason Bancroft & the Wealthy Beggars: With Black Irish Texas, Dead to the World. Sat., May 30, 10 p.m., $8. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Jason Cassidy: With Jake Worthington. Thu., May 7, 8 p.m., $20. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Jason Eady & Adam Hood: Fri., May 15, 8 p.m., $15 to $25. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Jefferson Starship: Wed., June 24, 8 p.m., $78 to $138. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Jimbo Mathus: Thu., April 30, 5:30 p.m., Free. Cactus Music, 2110 Portsmouth, Houston, 713-526-9272.

Josh Groban: Mon., Oct. 26, 8 p.m., $50.50 to $150. Hobby Center for the Performing Arts, 800 Bagby, Houston, 713-315-2525.

Judy Collins: Sun., Sept. 27, 4 & 7:30 p.m., $108 to $168. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

July 4th Hell in Houston Monsters of Metal: With Flesheater, Orchestra of Sickness, Suicidal Impulse, Deflorator. Sat., July 4, 7 p.m., $8 to $10. BFE Rock Club, 11528 Jones Rd., Houston, 281-894-1811.

Karyn Oliver & Brian Kalinec: Mon., April 27, 8 p.m., $10. Natachee's Supper 'n Punch, 3622 Main, Houston, 713-524-7203.

The Killdares: With Julie Belle., Sat., May 16, 7:30 p.m., $18. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 F.M. 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

KRULLUR: With Ruines Ov Abaddon, Eukaryst, Termination Force, Flesh Hoarder, Spectral Manifest. Sat., May 2, 8 p.m., $10. White Swan, 4419 Navigation Blvd., Houston, 713-923-2837.

Lenka: Tue., June 30, 7 p.m., $13. House of Blues -- Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Letters to Voltron: Fri., June 19, 10 p.m., $7 to $10. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Maná: Tue., July 7, 7 p.m., $50 to $281. Toyota Center, 1510 Polk, Houston, 713-758-7200.

Marc Anthony & Carlos Vives: Fri., Oct. 16, 7 p.m., TBA. Toyota Center, 1510 Polk, Houston, 713-758-7200.

Marion Walker: Wed., May 27, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Matt Hectorne: With Broken String Theory. Wed., May 13, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Maximum Rocknroll Presents: The Houston Problem: With Secret Prostitutes, Cop Warmth, STRESS33, Gast, Auto-Fellatio Dreams. Sat., May 16, 8 p.m., Free. Mango's, 403 Westheimer, Houston, 713-522-8903.

Mikey & the Drags: With Young Girls. Fri., April 24, 8 p.m., $10. 4202 Screen Printing Gallery, 4202 Canal, Houston.

Monte Montgomery: With Marcus Eldridge., Sat., May 9, 8 p.m., $35 to $40. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Moonshine Bandits: With Redneck Souljers, Crucifix. Thu., May 21, 8 p.m., $12 to $16. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

The Mowgli's: With Night Riots, Hippo Campus., Sat., May 2, 7 p.m., $15 to $19. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Nick Verzosa: Thu., April 30, 8:30 p.m., $10. Dosey Doe Music Cafe, 463 Fm 1488, Conroe, 936-271-2171.

Oliver: Thu., April 30, 9 p.m. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Oliver Dragojević & Dupini: Fri., May 8, 7:30 p.m., $60 to $80. Stafford Centre, 10505 Cash Rd., Stafford.

Paul Van Dyk: Fri., May 22, 9 p.m. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Pigs on the Wall: Fri., May 1, 9 p.m., $10 to $15. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Piper Jones Band: Fri., May 8, 7 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

POTROAST: With Hell In a Bucket., Wed., April 29, 8 p.m. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Puddle of Mudd: With Saliva, Saving Abel., Sat., May 23, 7:30 p.m., Free. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Pure Disgust: With Hard Stripes, Barge, Common Ignorance, United Races, Dress Code, Paranoid Chant, Poison Idea. Sat., June 27, 8 p.m., $5. Black Barbie, 3621 Canal, Houston, 281-743-8328.

More shows on the next page.

 

Rebecca Perl: Wed., May 6, 5:30 p.m., Free. Cactus Music, 2110 Portsmouth, Houston, 713-526-9272.

Reptar: Sun., May 3, 7 p.m., $13 to $17. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Rich O'Toole: With Dean Seltzer. Fri., May 29, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

Roberto Tapia: Sat., June 20, 8:30 p.m., $45 to $100. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival: With Slayer, King Diamond, HELLYEAH,, The Devil Wears Prada, Whitechapel, Thy Art Is Murder, Sworn In, Jungle Rot, Sister Sin, Code Orange Kids, Feed Her To the Sharks, Kissing Candice., Sat., August 1, 1 p.m., $30 to $99.99. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Royal Teeth: With AThousandColours, Berkshire Hounds, Paul Pelc. Fri., May 1, 7 p.m., $10 to $13. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Saul Williams: With Sons of an Illustrious Father. Sat., May 2, 8 p.m., $18. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Scott Miller: Thu., May 7, 9:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Second Lovers & The Docs: Fri., May 1, 7 p.m., $7. House of Blues -- Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Shane Smith & the Saints: Sat., June 6, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy, Houston, 713-977-1962.

SNBRN: With Bjorn Larsen, Sam Thompson DJRN., Thu., May 7, 9 p.m., Free to $5. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Spoonfed Tribe: Fri., May 8, 9 p.m., $8 to $12. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Stoney LaRue: Tue., April 28, 8 p.m. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Strunz & Farah: Sat., Sept. 26, 8:30 p.m., $88 to $128. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Sublime with Rome: With Rebelution, Pepper, Mickey Avalon. Tue., July 21, 6 p.m., $20 to $59.50. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

TAGG: Fri., May 29, 8 p.m., Free to $5. Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone, Houston, 713-923-4277.

Texas Best Music Fest feat. Turnpike Troubadours: With Reckless Kelly, Bill & Kim Nash. Sat., April 25, 8 p.m., $49. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Thanks For Socializing: With The Earlybirds, BadHouse, Ghost Rocket. Sat., May 2, 8 p.m., $5 to $10. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Thieving Birds: With Jay Stratham Band. Sat., May 16, 9 p.m., $12. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy, Houston, 713-977-1962.

Today Is the Day: With Lazer/Wulf. Tue., May 5, 7 p.m., $12 to $16. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Triple rock en espanol!: Sat., May 2, 8 p.m., Free to $5. Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone, Houston, 713-923-4277.

Tuck & Patti: Thu., Sept. 17, 8:30 p.m., $58 to $98. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Turnstyled, Junkpiled, and Railroaded Tuesdays: Hosted by Charles Bryant. Tuesdays, 6 p.m., Free. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Twiztid: With Kung Fu Vampire, Davey Suicide, The Damn Dirty Apes, Kissing Candice, South East Juggalos. Wed., May 27, 7:30 p.m., $21 to $25. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Two By Sea: Thu., June 4, 8 p.m., $3 to $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

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

Two Tons of Steel: With Scott Dean. Sat., May 30, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-977-1962.

Vanity Crimes (CD Release): With Carry the Storm, Switchblade Lover., Sat., May 30, 10 p.m., $8. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Whispering Bill Anderson: Fri., Sept. 4, 8:30 p.m., $78 to $118. Dosey Doe, 25911 I-45 N., Spring, 281-367-3774.

Wild Rabbit Salad: Sun., May 17, 6 p.m., Free. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Yuri: Sat., June 13, 8:30 p.m., $49.50 to $69.50. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

Zoe Keating: Sat., May 16, 8 p.m., $15. House of Blues-- Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

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