X performs May 22 at The Heights Theater.
X performs May 22 at The Heights Theater.
Photo by Jason Wolter

Upcoming: Ab-Soul, Jandek, Kirko Bangz, Melissa Etheridge, Soundgarden, Steve Krase, Taj Mo, TLC, Webb Wilder, X, etc.

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee: Thu., April 6, 7:30 p.m.; Fri., April 7, 8 p.m.; Sat., April 8, 2 & 8 p.m.; Sun., April 9, 2 & 7 p.m.; Thu., April 13, 7:30 p.m.; Fri., April 14, 8 p.m.; Sat., April 15, 2 & 8 p.m., $17-$27. The MATCH, 3400 Main, Houston.

2ThrowedMindz: Thu., April 6, 9 p.m., Free. Leon's Lounge, 1006 McGowen, Houston, 713-650-1006.

30footFALL: Thu., April 13, 7 p.m., $5. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

The 5 Browns: Fri., May 12, 8 p.m., $43 to $103. Jones Hall For the Performing Arts, 615 Louisiana, Houston, 713-227-3974.

A Night of Worship with Bethel Music and Housefires: Sun., June 11, 6:30 p.m., $28.50. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Ab-Soul: Wed., April 26, 8 p.m., $23 to $28. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St Emanuel, Houston.

Aggrolites: With Los Skarnales. Sat., April 8, 8 p.m., $15 to $20. Rockefellers, 3620 Washington, Houston, 713-869-3344.

Ally Venable Band: With Wes Jeans and the Louisiana Rockets., Fri., March 31, 9 p.m., $10 to $15. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Anjuna Beats: Sat., March 25, 9 p.m., $20 to $25. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Arnold Dreyblatt: Thu., March 30, 8 p.m., Free to $13. The MATCH, 3400 Main, Houston.

As It Is: With Roam. Mon., May 22, 6 p.m., $12 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Austin Vela with The Philosophers: Sat., March 25, 8 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Belvoir: With Sik Mule, Paper Bison. Sat., April 8, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Big Slick Band: Sat., April 8, 8 p.m., $8 to $12. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek Pkwy., Houston, 281-893-2860.

Billy Joe Shaver: Fri., April 28, 8 p.m., $30 to $40. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Blackbear: Tue., May 16, 7 p.m., $25 to $30. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Blaze X Black: Thu., March 23, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Borgeous: Sat., April 8, 9 p.m., $15 to $25. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

BOSTON2PHILLY: HOUSTON PREMIERE: Sat., March 25, 3:15-4:45 p.m., $20. The Whitehall, 1700 Smith, Houston, 713-739-8800.

TLC performs at I Love the 90s Jul 30 at NRG Arena
TLC performs at I Love the 90s Jul 30 at NRG Arena
Photo by Francisco Montes

Brazil Samba Jazz Concert: Sat., April 1, 8-10 p.m.; Sun., April 2, 6-8 p.m., $28-45. Ovations, 2536 Times Blvd., Houston, 713-522-9801.

Bringing Down the House/2017 Live Showcase: Tue., April 18, 6 p.m., TBA. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Brit Floyd/Immersion World Tour 2017: Tue., June 13, 8 p.m., $39-$56. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Carrie Rodriguez: Sat., April 8, 8:30 p.m., $20. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Carthy: Wed., April 12, 8 p.m., $10. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Cha Wa: Thu., April 20, 10 p.m., $10. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Chron Gen: With Generators, Corrupted Youth. Wed., June 28, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

CJ & the Machines: With Mousecop, Ty Tripp., Fri., March 31, 8 p.m., Free. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Como La Flor: A Tribute to Selena: With Johnny & the Heartbreakers. Sat., April 8, 7 p.m., $18. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

D. Savage: With Joey Fatts, Aston Matthews, Eddie Baker. Wed., April 12, 10 p.m., $20 to $25. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.

Daikaiju: With The Cops. Sun., April 2, 7 p.m., TBA. Marquee Moon Lounge, 7419 Navigation, Houston, 346-276-6557.

Dan Baird and Homemade Sin: With Snit's Dog & Pony Show, Ragged Hearts. Fri., March 31, 8 p.m., $10 to $15. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Darden Smith: Fri., April 7, 8:30 p.m., $20. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Days N Daze: With So Unloved, Fuska, The Ballistics, The Real McCoys. Thu., March 23, 8 p.m., $10 to $12. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

deadhorse: With Dykes on Bykes, Supergrave, Hogleg. Fri., May 5, 9 p.m., $10 to $12. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Disartica: With Gran Andes, Crucified Witch, Conflikto. Fri., May 19, 8 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

DK4L: Sun., April 2, 8 p.m., $39 to $99. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Doug Stone: Fri., April 7, 8 p.m., $30 to $50. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Dread Mar I: With La Sien. Wed., March 29, 8 p.m., $20 to $23. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.

Dub Miller + Jonny Burke: Thu., April 6, 7 p.m., Free. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Ab-Soul performs April 26 at the Studio @ Warehouse Live
Ab-Soul performs April 26 at the Studio @ Warehouse Live
Photo by Marco Torres

An Evening with Grammy Nominee Eric Roberson: With Cheryl Pepsi Riley, Brik Liam, Kai Hicks, David Michael Wyatt, Mireya. Sun., April 2, 6 p.m., $35. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Foghat: Sun., October 22, 7:30 p.m., $98 to $168. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Gingkoa: Sat., May 6, 8 p.m., Free. Miller Outdoor Theatre, 6000 Hermann Park, Houston, 281-823-9103.

The Good Heart: With Noble Age, Heapin' Helpin', No Rehearsal, Ambiovox. Thu., April 6, 9 p.m., $10. The Green Room — Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.

Hanson: Fri., October 27, 7 p.m., $40 to $45. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Honeyboy Nelson: Thu., April 13, 7:30 p.m., $10. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Honky: With D. Kosmo. Fri., April 7, 10 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

I Love the 90s: With TLC, Naughty By Nature, Biz Markie, Montell Jordan, C+C Music Factory with Freedom Williams and Snap. Sun., July 30, 8 p.m., TBA. NRG Arena, 8400 Kirby, Houston, 713-799-9500.

Jackyl: Sat., March 25, 8 p.m., $20 to $120. Rockefellers, 3620 Washington, Houston, 713-869-3344.

Jandek: Fri., April 21, 8 p.m., TBA, Rice University/Hamman Hall, 6100 Main, Houston, 713-348-7529.

Jeff & Larry's Backyard BBQ: With Eddie Money, The Marshall Tucker Band. Sat., September 2, 6 p.m., $39.50 to $99.50. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Jonathan Toubin's Soul Clap & Dance Off: Sat., April 15, 8 p.m., $8 to $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

Junior Brown: Sat., April 1, 8 p.m., $30 to $40. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Kim Simmonds & Savoy Brown: Sat., April 22, 8:30 p.m., $20 to $25. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Kirko Bangz: With Lil A, Str8Money Kdog, Lil C, A1. Fri., March 31, 10 p.m., $20 to $25. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

Lean and Scream: With Serpientes de Fuego, Aphotic Contrivance, 12 Gauge Awakening, Putrid Womb, Suicide Pandemic, Signs of Omnicide, Orchiectomy, I Am Destruction. Fri., April 7, 7 p.m., $10. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Lil Keke and Friends Birthday Bash: With Paul Wall. Fri., March 31, 9 p.m., $25 to $30. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.
Lincoln Durham: Wed., May 31, 8 p.m., $10 to $13. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Little Outfit: Wed., April 19, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Jandek performs April 21 at Hamman Hall at Rice University.
Jandek performs April 21 at Hamman Hall at Rice University.

Lizi Bailey: With Andrew James, Vanessa Hill., Thu., April 20, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Lorrie Morgan: Fri., April 21, 8:30 p.m., $98 to $158. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Los Skarnales: With Grupo Fantasma, Joe "King" Carrasco, Zenteno Spirit. Sat., May 6, 7 p.m., $25 to $100. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Love Tempo: With Andy V., Luz, Kenny Evans, Miguel Flaco. Sat., March 25, 9 p.m., Free. Grand Prize Bar, 1010 Banks, Houston, 713-526-4565.

Madeon: Fri., April 14, 9 p.m., $15 to $20. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Mantra Love: Fri., April 7, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Marcia Ball: Thu., April 13, 8 p.m., $35 to $80. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Melissa Etheridge: Tue., June 27, 8 p.m., TBA. Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land, 18111 Lexington, Sugar Land.

Mickey and the Motorcars: Sat., April 15, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby, Houston, 713-526-9700.

Middleman Burr: Thu., April 6, 8 p.m., $18 to $40. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Mona: With Flagship., Wed., April 26, 7 p.m., $13. House of Blues — Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston.

Monster Energy Outbreak Presents: 21 Savage - Issa Tour: With Young M.A., Tee Grizzley, Young Nudy. Fri., March 31, 7 p.m., $29.50. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Moonshine Bandits: Thu., August 10, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Moorea Masa & The Mood: With Roger Blevins. Wed., March 29, 7 p.m., $10. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Muddy Belle: With Mind Shrine. Thu., April 27, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Murder Junkies: With Screech of Death, The Guillotines. Sun., June 4, 8 p.m., TBA. Marquee Moon Lounge, 7419 Navigation, Houston, 346-276-6557.

Mushroomhead: With Sunflower Dead, D.E.D., Sun., May 14, 7:30 p.m., $18.50 to $22. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

The New Offenders: Fri., April 14, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

No Need: With The High Mile, SataDaze. Wed., March 29, 8 p.m., Free. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

North Mississippi Allstars: Tue., June 6, 8 p.m., $20 to $40. The Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th, Houston, 713-861-6070.

Soundgarden performs with Dillinger Escape Plan May 25 with Revention Music Center.
Soundgarden performs with Dillinger Escape Plan May 25 with Revention Music Center.
Photo by Groovehouse

The Oak Ridge Boys: Fri., April 14, 7 p.m., $40 to $55. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Orgone: With Monophonics. Thu., May 4, 8 p.m., $15 to $17. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.

Ozz, A Tribute to Ozzy Osbourne: With Judas X, Judgement Day. Sat., June 3, 7 p.m., $15. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Politics of Punk: Fri., April 7, 7 p.m., Free. Marquee Moon Lounge, 7419 Navigation, Houston, 346-276-6557.

Prophets and Outlaws: Wed., April 12, 8 p.m., $15 to $18. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Punk vs Pop-Punk: With Kemo For Emo, The Smashed Idols, The Real McCoys, Marla Strange, 54 Reasons, Bleach. Sat., April 8, 7 p.m., $5. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Ray Wylie Hubbard: Sat., April 15, 7 p.m., $15 to $40. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Red Palms: With March and Beauty, 2 Dollar Pistol, Gold Cherry, Toph Love. Sat., April 1, 8 p.m., Free. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Robbie Fulks: Sat., April 8, 8 p.m., $15 to $35. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Rod Melancon: Thu., March 30, 9 p.m., Free. Leon's Lounge, 1006 McGowen, Houston, 713-650-1006.

Rough Sleepers: With Blue Dolphin, Behavior. Fri., May 5, 8 p.m., TBA. Civic TV, 2010 Commerce, Unit B, Houston, 713-822-4692.

Saigon Kick: Thu., June 29, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $55. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay Blvd., Houston, 281-335-0002.

Sam Riggs: Wed., April 5, 8 p.m., $15. Dosey Doe - The Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Samothrace: With He Whose Ox is Gored. Sun., May 28, 8 p.m., $12. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.

Savage Realm: With Lil Boom, Bpace, ELS, Le$Laflame. Sat., April 8, 7 p.m., $20 to $65. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.

Serenading Eileen: The 2017 Kim Hupp Award Concert: Sun., April 2, 7-10 p.m., $75. Ensemble Theatre, 3535 Main, Houston, 713-520-0055.

Shaping The Legacy: Thu., April 13, 8 p.m., TBA. White Swan, 4419 Navigation, Houston, 713-923-2837.

Shindig Bazaar: With Joshua Johnson, Gwen Doll, Markell Gibson Band, Based on the Novel, Let Me Remember, Royal & Toulouse. Sat., April 29, 5 p.m., $5. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.

Silver Sunshine: Thu., April 13, 10 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Madeon performs April 14 at Stereo Live.
Madeon performs April 14 at Stereo Live.
Photo by Marco Torres

Singing Pastors Concert: Sat., April 29, 5 p.m., $10. New Guide Missionary Baptist Church, 3521 Dennis, Houston, 713-659-5838.

Sinners & Saints: With The Grizzly Band. Thu., March 23, 8 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Soundgarden: With Dillinger Escape Plan. Thu., May 25, 7 p.m., $65. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.

Space Villains*: With THE C.I.T.Y., No Rehearsal. Sat., April 8, 8:30 p.m., $12. The Secret Group, 2101 Polk, Houston.

Stay Shi-Ning with Ntheclouds: With Brady Watt, Hot Peez, Soup, See Green. Fri., March 31, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Steve Krase CD release party: Sat., March 25, 7:30 & 10 p.m., $10. Martini Blu Jazz & Supper Club, 5060 FM 1960, Houston, 832-965-5580.

Strangelove, A Depeche Mode Tribute: Fri., April 7, 7 p.m., $15 to $40. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Sublime with Rome: With The Offspring. Thu., September 21, 8 p.m., $29.50 to $69.50. Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, 2005 Lake Robbins Dr., The Woodlands, 281-363-3300.

Substance: With Bleak Age, The Noids., Fri., April 21, 9 p.m., TBA. The Clinic, 7444 Harrisburg, Houston.

Subtronik: With Adair, Justin Wade. Fri., March 31, 9 p.m., Free to $10. With Squnto., Thu., April 6, 9 p.m., Free to $10. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.

Suzy Bogguss: Wed., April 5, 8 p.m., $45 to $95. Main Street Crossing, 111 E. Main, Tomball, 281-290-0431.

Taj Mo: The Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' Band: Sat., September 23, 7 p.m., $30 to $75. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Tanya Tucker: Fri., May 5, 8:30 p.m., $108 to $178. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Tax the Wolf: With Vodi, Handsomebeast., Sat., March 25, 8 p.m., $3. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Tracy Byrd: Sat., April 1, 7 p.m., $35 to $60. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport Blvd., Stafford, 281-809-4867
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Underground Punk Fest #5: Sat., April 22, 2 p.m., $12 to $15. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Vamps: With Palaye Royal, Darke Complex. Sun., May 21, 7:30 p.m., $21 to $25. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.

Vanessa Silberman: With The Love Dimension. Sat., April 22, 8 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Vodi: With Handsomebeast., Tue., April 4, 7 p.m., Free. With Whit., Wed., April 12, 7 p.m., Free. With Birthday Club. Thu., April 20, 7 p.m., Free. With Dollie Barnes. Fri., April 28, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Tanya Tucker performs May 5 at Dosey Doe's Big Barn.
Tanya Tucker performs May 5 at Dosey Doe's Big Barn.

Wale: Tue., May 9, 7 p.m., $30. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.

Webb Wilder: Thu., May 4, 8 p.m., $20. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.

Wham City Comedy Tour: With Dan Deacon, Ed Schrader, Jimmy Joe Roche, Dina Kelberman, Connor M. Kizer, Robby Rackleff, Alan Resnick, Ben O'Brien. Mon., April 17, 8 p.m., $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.

X/40th Anniversary Tour: Mon., May 22, 8 p.m., $22 to $120. The Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th, Houston, 713-861-6070.

Xsathur: Tue., May 16, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Young Dubliners: Thu., April 13, 8:30 p.m., $15 to $24. Dosey Doe/Big Barn, 25911 I-45 N., The Woodlands, 281-367-3774.

Zac Brown Band: Sun., March 26, 3:45 p.m., TBA. NRG Stadium, 1 NRG Park, Houston, 832-667-1400.

Zero Detail: With Metanoia, Carthy, Play, Stop, Rewind., Thu., April 27, 7 & 9 p.m., $10 to $15. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.

Z'Maji Glamouratti: Fri., March 24, 7 p.m., Free. The Nightingale Room, 308 Main, Houston, 713-555-1111.

Arnold Dreyblatt performs March 30 at the MATCH.
Arnold Dreyblatt performs March 30 at the MATCH.
Photo via Nameless Sound

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