Upcoming: Dwight Yoakam, Futurebirds, Gucci Mane, Lil Uzi Vert, STRFKR, Z-Ro, etc.

Gucci Mane performs October 9 & 10 at Ayva Center.
Gucci Mane performs October 9 & 10 at Ayva Center.

Note: Events in bold reflect highly recommended shows.

AJJ: With Diners, Chris Farren., Sat., October 22, 7 p.m., $15 to $17. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Andrew James: With James Caronna., Wed., August 31, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Aurora: Modern Illusions: With Aurora., Sun., September 18, 3 p.m., Free to $10. Campbell Learning Center, 1400 Campbell, Houston, 713-464-4388.

Upcoming Events

Bad Kids To The Front: With Rhymes With Orange., Fri., September 9, 8 p.m., $8. Dan Electro's Guitar Bar, 1031 E. 24th, Houston, 713-862-8707.

Bad Suns: With Coin., Sat., November 12, 8 p.m., $18 to $22.25. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Bayou City Funk: Sat., August 27, 8 p.m., $5. Bramble, 2231 Voss Road, Houston, 832-819-0322.

Benjamin Francis Leftwich: Fri., November 25, 8 p.m., $16 to $18. The Green Room/Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Black Kite album release: With Rose Ette, Mouthing, DJ Alexo. Sat., September 17, 8 p.m., $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Bob Moses: With Weval., Fri., October 7, 8 p.m., $20 to $22. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Catch Fever: With Mojave Red, Cleen Teens. Thu., September 1, 8 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Chief and the Doomsday Device: With P.L.X.T.X, Moodie Black. Wed., October 5, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Concert on the Lawn/Robert Greaney: Sat., September 3, 7-9 p.m.; Sat., October 8, 7-9 p.m., Free. Baybrook Mall, 500 Baybrook Mall, Friendswood, 281-488-4627.

The Convalescence: With Apothica, Dead Eyes Always Dreaming, Erebus. Sun., September 4, 8 p.m., $10 to $15. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek, Houston, 281-893-2860.

Cosplay Dance Party: Sat., September 24, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Numbers, 300 Westheimer, Houston, 713-526-6551.

CowJazz: Fri., August 26, 9:30 p.m., $5. Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main, Houston, 713-529-9666.

The Crookes: Tue., October 4, 7:30 p.m., $10 to $12. The Green Room/Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

The Cryptics: Fri., October 28, 7 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Dash Berlin: Fri., September 23, 9 p.m., $25 to $50. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

deadhorse showcase: Sat., November 19, 8 p.m., $10 to $13. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Deep Cuts: With Far Out, Lisa's Sons, John Zambrano. Fri., September 16, 9 p.m., $5. Houston House of Creeps, 807 William, Houston.

Destructo: With AC Slater, Ganz, Sita Abellan. Sat., September 17, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Los Skarnales and Gio Chamba perform at House of Blues September 2.
Los Skarnales and Gio Chamba perform at House of Blues September 2.
Photo by Marco Torres

The Devil Wears Prada: With Memphis May Fire, Silverstein, Like Moths to Flames., Thu., October 27, 6:30 p.m., $22.50 to $25. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Disco Expressions: Fri., October 28, 10 p.m., $15. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Dizzy Wright: With DJ Hoppa, Audio Push, Mark Battles. Mon., October 10, 8:30 p.m., $20 to $22. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St Emanuel, Houston.

Dollar Punk Night: With Kemo For Emo, Licker. Wed., August 31, 9 p.m., $1. Barbarella Houston, 2404 San Jacinto, Houston.

Dwight Yoakam: Thu., December 29, 8 p.m., TBA. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-988-1020.

Dyro: Sat., August 27, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Electric Foam/Towel Edition: With Surain vs Liquid Todd, Nick Twist, Nonc3nts, SJPJ. Fri., August 26, 9 p.m., Free to $10. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Emily Clibourn: Tue., August 30, 5:30 p.m., Free. Cactus Music, 2110 Portsmouth, Houston, 713-526-9272.

End of Summer Music & Art Festival: Sat., September 3, 4 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sun., September 4, 4 p.m.-midnight. Eastdown Warehouse, 850 McKee, Houston, 832-503-5987. Sat., September 3, 4 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sun., September 4, 4 p.m.-midnight, $10 presale/$15 door. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Erick Morillo: Sat., September 10, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Erin Jaimes Band: Sat., September 17, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Escape the Fate: With Nonpoint, Get Scared, Through the Fire, Failure Anthem., Tue., November 29, 7 p.m., $18.50 to $22. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

Fervent Roze: With Play Stop Rewind, A More Perfect Union. Wed., September 7, 8 p.m., Free. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Feufollet: Wed., August 31, 8 p.m., TBA. Under The Volcano, 2349 Bissonnet, Houston, 713-526-5282.

Flosstradamus/Hi Def Youth Tour 2016: With Slushii, Towkio, Gent & Jawns., Fri., December 16, 8 p.m., $35. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Futurebirds: With Second Lovers, Justin Peter Kinkel-Schuster. Thu., August 25, 8 p.m., $12 to $17. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

The Gooch Palms: With Cleen Teens. Fri., October 14, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Griffin House: Thu., September 8, 7 p.m., $25. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Shooter Jennings performs November 11 at Fitzgerald's.
Shooter Jennings performs November 11 at Fitzgerald's.

Groove Fest 2016: With Raheem DeVaughn, Jazmine Sullivan, Big Freedia, TWEET aka "Charlene," Vivian Green, Juvenile, Rebirth Brass Band, J Paul Jr., Six Minutes Til Sun Rise, Lyric Michelle, DJ Nimbus. September 30-October 1, 4 p.m., $55 to $275. Jones Plaza, 600 Louisiana, Houston, 713-237-1439.

Gucci Mane: October 9-10, 8 p.m., $50. Ayva Center, 9371 Richmond, Houston, 832-236-0630.

Gus G: Fri., September 9, 8 p.m., $15 to $25. The Pub Fountains, 12720 SW Freeway , TX 77477, Stafford, 281-277-9333.

Harlis Sweetwater: Sat., September 24, 9:30 p.m., TBA. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Hellcat Cafe Grand Opening: With Pyreship, Stonecutters, Old Skull, Cadillac to Mexico, Demonic Hen, Acapulco Gold, Monte Luna., Mon., September 5, 4 p.m., $10. HellCat Cafe, 306 72nd, Houston, 713-483-8275.

Hipwaiders: Fri., September 16, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Honky: With Whiskeydisk, Pure Luck. Sat., September 17, 8 p.m., $10 to $13. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Hot Mess: With Fredster, Mr Castillo. Fri., September 9, 10 p.m., Free. Grand Prize Bar, 1010 Banks, Houston, 713-526-4565.

HOU's next featuring Los Skarnales: With Gio Chamba. Fri., September 2, 6:30 p.m., $10. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

The Interrupters: With Bad Cop Bad Cop., Tue., November 15, 7 p.m., $12 to $16. Eastdown Warehouse, 850 McKee, Houston, 832-503-5987.

Jeff Rosenstock: With War on Women, Hard Girls, Katie Ellen. Tue., November 1, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Jesse Y Joy: Sun., November 6, 8 p.m., TBA. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Fwy., Houston, 713-988-1020.

Jimmy Pizzitola: Wed., September 7, 6 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

John Clifton Blues Band: Fri., September 23, 9:30 p.m., TBA. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Josh Heinrichs: With Sol Tribe., Thu., September 29, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Julia Lucille and Paper Sparrow: Thu., September 1, 9 p.m., $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.

Kinda Super Disco: Luca Bacchetti: With Ken Gray., Fri., August 26, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Boondocks, 1417 Westheimer, Houston, 713-522-8500.

King's X: Fri., December 9, 8 p.m., $25 to $50. The Pub Fountains, 12720 Southwest Fwy., Stafford, 281-277-9333.

Knife In the Water: With No Remorse, Fair City Fire. Fri., October 21, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Black Kite performs September 17 at Walters Downtown.
Black Kite performs September 17 at Walters Downtown.
Photo by Jeromy Barber/Courtesy of Black Kite

Lettuce: With Michal Menard. Thu., November 3, 8 p.m., $21 to $24. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Lewis Del Mar: Fri., October 21, 7 p.m., $12 to $17. Raven Tower, 310 N., Houston.

Lil Uzi Vert: Fri., September 2, 10 p.m., Free. Engine Room, 1515 Pease, Houston, 832-265-2482.

Los Skarnales: Fri., September 2, 7 p.m., Free. Market Square Park, 300 Travis, Houston, 713-224-6133.

Loumuzik Live: Fri., September 9, 8:30 p.m., $15. House of Blues — Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston.

Lucy Dacus: Mon., October 3, 7 p.m., $12 to $15. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Mango Punch: Fri., September 23, 7-10 p.m., Free. Sienna Plantation, 1 Waters Lake, Missouri City, 281-778-7777.

Manic Focus: With Wick It, George West., Fri., August 26, 8 p.m., $12 to $17. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Mas Musica!: With Inspector, Jenny and The Mexicats, Master Blaster. Sat., September 3, 8 p.m., TBA. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Mas Pulpo: Thu., September 8, 10 p.m., Free. Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main, Houston, 713-529-9666.

Morbus 666: With Hiborym, Process of Suffocation, Saturnatas. Sat., October 1, 8 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Musicians Showcase: Mondays, 8-11:30 p.m., Free. Wooster's Garden, 3315 Milam, Houston, 713-520-0015.

Nathan Quick Band: With the Beans, Jazz Radio. Fri., September 9, 8 p.m., $10 to $12. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

No Refund Band: Sat., September 3, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Origin: Tue., September 6, 7:15 p.m., $10 to $13. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Out of Towners (A Stand-Up Show): Fri., September 2, 8 p.m., $5-$10. The Secret Group, 2101 Polk, Houston.

Performing Asia: "Song of the Pipa-Lute": With The Xinxin Nanguan Ensemble., Sun., October 2, 7-8 p.m., Free. Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore, Ste. 205, Houston, 713-496-9901.

Performing Asia: IIIZ+ in Concert: Fri., September 23, 6 p.m., $10 Members; $20 Nonmembers. Asia Society Texas Center, 1370 Southmore, Ste. 205, Houston, 713-496-9901.

The Phantom Royals: Sun., September 4, 8 p.m., TBA. Under the Volcano, 2349 Bissonnet, Houston, 713-526-5282.

Poison Girl's 12 year Anniversary Party: With Young Mammals, Tee Vee, Boo Town, Body Fat, Left Handed Hammer, Crystal, Ruiners. Sun., September 4, 4 p.m., Free. Poison Girl, 1641 Westheimer, Houston, 713-527-9929.

Big Freedia performs at Groove Fest 2016 at Jones Plaza, September 30-October 1.
Big Freedia performs at Groove Fest 2016 at Jones Plaza, September 30-October 1.
Photo by Jim Bricker

Porter Robinson: With Madeon. Sat., October 8 & 8 p.m., $30 to $35. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Puddle of Mudd: Thu., August 25, $25 to $50. The Pub Fountains, 12720 Southwest Fwy., Stafford, 281-277-9333.

The Radio Broadcast: With Broken Satellite, Ten Pixels Tall, Float., Fri., September 2, 9 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Red Raptor Productions Showcase: With INH, Under The Influence, Late Friday, Cyclone Bay., Fri., September 2, 8:30 p.m., $6 to $12. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Robert Randolph and the Family Band: Sun., October 23, 7:30 p.m., $24 to $27. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St Emanuel, Houston.

Rooney: With Royal Teeth, Swimming With Bears., Fri., October 14, 7 p.m., $16 to $20. Raven Tower, 310 N., Houston.

Rosewood Thievz: With Dirty & Nasty, Bigg Fatts, DJ Gracie Chavez. Fri., September 9, 8 p.m., $7 to $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Rumer Willis: Wed., November 2, 7 p.m., $30. The Bronze Peacock at House of Blues Houston, 1204 Caroline, Houston.

Shinyribs: With The Black Lillies. Fri., November 4, 8 p.m., $20 to $25. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Shooter Jennings: Fri., November 11, 9 p.m., $30 to $35. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Smashed Idols: With Screech of Death, The Bad Samaritans. Sat., September 17, 8 & 9 p.m., $7. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Sol Antics: With Corusco., Thu., September 8, 8 p.m., Free. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Sonny Boy Terry: Sat., September 10, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Sonny Wolf: Fri., September 9, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Soulhat: Sat., September 3, 7 p.m., TBA. Cottonwood, 3422 N. Shepherd, Houston, 713-802-0410.

A State of Bass: With Tim Vz, Parker Clark, Arson, Dr A, Reddi., Thu., September 1, 9 p.m., Free to $10. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Steve Gilbert Band: Sat., September 10, 9 p.m., $10. Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby, Houston, 713-526-9700.

STRFKR: With Gigamesh, Psychic Twin., Fri., November 4, 8 p.m., $18 to $22. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.

The Sun Machine: With The Phantom Royals., Thu., September 29, 9 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Flosstradamus performs December 16 at Revention Music Center.
Flosstradamus performs December 16 at Revention Music Center.

Superna: With Unknown Brothers, The Blind Spots, Xxcessive Pleasure. Thu., September 8, 8 p.m., $5 to $8. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek Pkwy., Houston, 281-893-2860.

Talk Sick Brats: With Screech Of Death., Fri., October 7, 7 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Taste Test Comedy: Small Bites & Big Laughs: Mon., September 5, 8 p.m., $7. The Secret Group, 2101 Polk, Houston.

Tha Lady D & Tha Band: Thu., September 8, 9:30 p.m., Free. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

The Wonder Years & Real Friends: With Knuckle Puck, Moose Blood, Seaway. Sun., November 13, 6 p.m., $22. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Thomas Csorba: With Corey Kilgannon., Sat., September 17, 7 p.m., $10. The Bronze Peacock at House of Blues Houston, 1204 Caroline, Houston.

Tombs: With Wolvhammer, Omotai, Krvshr. Thu., November 10, 8 p.m., $10 to $11. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

The Tomes: Sat., August 27, 8 p.m., TBA. AvantGarden, 411 Westheimer, Houston, 832-287-5577.

Tony Holiday & The Velvetones: Wed., September 14, 9 p.m., TBA. Shakespeare Pub, 14129 Memorial, Houston, 281-497-4625.

Toothgrinder: With Auras, Moon Tooth., Mon., October 24, 6:30 p.m., $10 to $13. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Young Mammals perform at Poison Girl's 12 Year anniversary September 4.
Young Mammals perform at Poison Girl's 12 Year anniversary September 4.
Photo by Marc Brubaker

Troublemaker: Fri., September 9, 8 p.m., $5 to $8. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek, Houston, 281-893-2860.

Vehement Burn: With Beyond Oblivion, Ganesha, Vaudevillain, Harasshole. Fri., September 2, 8 p.m., $10. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.

Waldo: With the Seventh Ago., Wed., October 19, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Walter Etc.: With Blowout, Greg Cote & The Real Life Friends, Fight Me. Tue., August 30, 7:30 p.m., $7. Rec Room, 100 Jackson, Houston, 713-344-1291.

We Were Wolves: With Pujol, Get A Life. Tue., September 13, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Women That Rock 2: With Mystery Loves Company, Grifters & Shills, Charity Ann, Gwen & Kelsie, Sherita Perez, Leslie Krafka, Wild Rabbit Salad., Sat., September 17, 4-9 p.m., $7 to $12. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

The Wood Brothers: Sat., December 3, 8 p.m., $20 to $25. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Yawpers: With 4onthefloor. Thu., November 17, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

Yeesh: Fri., November 11, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.

YG: Fri., September 30, 8:30 p.m., $25 to $30. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Young Girls: With Raceway, El Lago. Sat., September 10, 9 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Z-Ro: Sat., September 24, 10 p.m., $26 to $30. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

STRFKR performs November 4 at White Oak Music Hall.EXPAND
STRFKR performs November 4 at White Oak Music Hall.

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