Jay-Z performs November 8 at the Toyota Center.
Jay-Z performs November 8 at the Toyota Center.
Photo by Marco Torres

Upcoming: Bone Thugs N Harmony, Japanese Breakfast, Jay-Z, John Evans, Libby Koch, SZA, Willie Nelson, etc.

1 Music 1 Sound presents Tekno: Fri., September 29, 8:30 p.m., TBA. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-988-1020.
Aaron McDonnell: Sat., July 22, 9 p.m., $10. Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby, Houston, 713-526-9700.
Accept: Thu., September 28, 8 p.m., $22 to $27. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.
Acoustic Soul & Wine with Anitra Jay: Fri., July 14, 7-10 p.m., Free. WineStyles The Vintage, 10300 Louetta, #150, Houston, 281-257-9463.
Amanda Miguel Y Diego Verdaguer: Sun., November 12, 6 p.m., $49.50-$113.50. Revention Music Center, 520 Texas, Houston, 713-225-8551.
Amelia Presley: Thu., July 20, 9 p.m., $10. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-977-1962.
Anchor, the Mammoth: With Daze. Thu., August 17, 8 p.m., Free. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.
Anitra Jay: Sat., July 15, 6-9 p.m., Free. Sat., July 22, 6-9 p.m., Free. DUO Winery & Cider Co., 2150 Dickinson, Dickinson, 832-738-1325.
Bastille Day: With Deborah Boily. Fri., July 14, 6:30 p.m., $55. Le Bistro at the Culinary Institute LeNôtre, 7070 Allensby St, Houston, 713-358-5079.
The Boleys: With Nathan's Stupid Drama. Sat., July 22, 8 p.m., TBA. Marquee Moon Lounge, 7419 Navigation, Houston, 346-276-6557.
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony: Fri., August 18, 7 p.m., $29.50-$44.50. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.
Born of Osiris: With Betraying the Martyrs. Mon., August 7, 8 p.m., TBA. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.
Bourgeois Mystics: With T Cecil., Wed., August 2, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.
Boys Don't Cry: A Tribute to The Cure: Sat., August 5, 10 p.m., $10. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.
Brainstorm: With Brainstorm, Desanti, In the Low, Nihilist Riot, Roshambo, Sundream. Fri., July 21, 8 p.m., $7. Super Happy Fun Land, 3801 Polk, Houston, 713-880-2100.
The Broken Spokes: Wed., July 26, 6 p.m., Free. Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby, Houston, 713-526-9700.
Burly Q Lounge: Houston Burlesque Varie-TEASE Show: Sat., July 15, 7-10:30 p.m., $25. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.
Caddywhompus: With Young Mammals. Thu., July 27, 8 p.m., $10. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.
Callahan Divide: With Jeff Jacobs Band., Sat., July 29, 9 p.m., $12 to $15. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-977-1962.
Chad Cooke Band: Wed., August 2, 7:30 p.m., Free to $10. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.

Japanese Breakfast performs September 14 at Walters Downtown.EXPAND
Japanese Breakfast performs September 14 at Walters Downtown.

Chris LaForge Hangover Show & Goodbye: With Whorehound, The Velostacks, Zeroheros. Sun., August 27, 3-7 p.m., Free. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.
Christian Youth Day: With I Am They. Fri., July 21, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. (free with park admission). Wet'n'Wild SplashTown, 21300 I-45, Spring, 281-355-3300.
Christopher Shayne: Fri., July 21, 9 p.m., $10 to $20. 18th Street Pier Bar & Grill, 101 18th, Dickinson, 281-339-2600.
Color Chemistry: With Shoreline, Await the Desolation, Rella. Fri., August 4, 7 p.m., $12. House of Blues/Bronze Peacock Room, 1204 Caroline, Houston.
Corey Feldman and the Angels: With Atarimatt. Sat., July 29, 8 p.m., $20. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.
Cory Morrow: With Kyle Hutton. Fri., August 25, 7:30 p.m., $24 to $36. The Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th, Houston, 713-861-6070.
The Ctrl Tour SZA: With Smino, Ravyn Lenae., Tue., October 3, 8:30 p.m., $25 to $30. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.
Cults: Mon., November 13, 7 p.m., $19 to $23. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.
Culture Wars: Thu., August 24, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.
Days N Daze tour kickoff: With Giant Kitty, DDA, Crawler. Sat., July 22, 7 p.m., $7. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.
Desorden Publico: Fri., July 21, 10:30 p.m., $35 to $45. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.
DevilDriver: With 36 Crazy Fists, Cane Hill, Uncured, Tetrarch. Wed., September 20, 6:30 p.m., $21 to $25. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.
Drab Majesty: With Spit Mask, SRSQ., Wed. September 13, 8 p.m., $13.65. The Secret Group, 2101 Polk, Houston.
An Exchange of Noiz: With Illicit Relationship, Astrogenic Hallucinauting, Grey Cell, The Packrat Show, Muzak, Cyclops Joint. Thu., July 20, 7:30 p.m., Free. Sound Exchange, 1846 Richmond, Houston, 713-666-5555.

Farruko: Sun., August 27, 8:30 p.m., $59.50 to $125. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-988-1020.
Feral Conservatives: With Fair City Fire, Londale. Thu., August 10, 8 p.m., TBA. Satellite, 6922 Harrisburg, Houston.
Galactic Empire: With Dangerkids. Mon., July 24, 6 p.m., $16 to $20. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.
Gente D' Zona: Sat., August 19, 8:30 p.m., $49.50 to $100. Arena Theatre, 7326 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-988-1020.
The Genzales: With Generation Landslide, Super Evil Master Plan. Fri., July 14, 8 p.m., $8. Rudyard's, 2010 Waugh, Houston, 713-521-0521.
The Highway Women: Tue., July 18, 7:30 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.

Willie Nelson performs November 14 at Smart Financial Centre.
Willie Nelson performs November 14 at Smart Financial Centre.
Photo courtesy of Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo

Hikes: With Sunrise and Ammunition, Tomes., Fri., August 4, 9 p.m., $10 to $12. The Green Room — Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.
I See Stars: Thu., August 24, 9 p.m., Free to $10. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.
Illenium: With William Black, Prismo. Thu., July 20, 8 p.m., TBA. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.
Improvised Music at Vinal Edge featuring Joe Hertenstein: With Danny Kamins, Victor Hernandez., Fri., July 14, 7 p.m., Free. Vinal Edge, 239 W. 19th, Houston, 281-537-2575.
Japanese Breakfast: With Mannequin Pussy, The Spirit of the Beehive., Thu., September 14, 8 p.m., $12 to $14. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.
Jason James: Sat., August 12, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.
Jay-Z: Wed., November 8, 8 p.m., $39.50 to $199.50. Toyota Center, 1510 Polk, Houston, 866-446-8849.
John Egan: Thu., July 27, 7 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.
John Evans: Sat., September 2, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.
Junior Gordon: Wed., August 23, 7:30 p.m., Free to $10. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.
Kinky Karl: With TIQR, Offisir God, TV Favorites, Bad Stand-Up., Sat., August 26, 8 p.m., TBA. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.
L. T. and The Zydeco Mob: Sun., July 16, 8 p.m., TBA. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.
Latin Fest: With Orquestra Mi Rumba. Sun., August 6, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Free with park admission. Wet'n'Wild SplashTown, 21300 I-45, Spring, 281-355-3300.
Lee Fields & The Expressions: With Mia Borders. Sun., September 24, 8 p.m., $20 to $26. The Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th, Houston, 713-861-6070.
The Light Rock Express: Fri., July 21, 10 p.m., Free. Big Top Lounge, 3714 Main, Houston, 713-529-9666.
Lisa Morales: Sat., August 26, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.
Little Terry Rogers: Fri., July 14, 9:30 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.
Local H: Fri., November 3, 8 p.m., $12 to $15. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.
Los Dientes: Fri., August 4, 8-11 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.

SZA performs October 3 at Warehouse Live.EXPAND
SZA performs October 3 at Warehouse Live.

Mark McKinney: Fri., July 28, 9 p.m., $10. Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby, Houston, 713-526-9700.
Matthew Sweet: Sun., July 23, 5 p.m., Free. Cactus Music, 2110 Portsmouth, Houston, 713-526-9272.
Michael Martin Murphey: Sat., August 19, 8:30 p.m., $15 to $300. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.
Mickey Gilley: With Gary P. Nunn. Fri., August 18, 8 p.m., $35 to $440. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.
Molly Burch: Wed., August 23, 7 p.m., $10 to $13. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.

Omen: With Overture, Torture, Crawler. Wed., July 26, 7 p.m., TBA. Rito's Bar, 7036 Harrisburg, Houston.
Overcoats: Sat., September 23, 8 p.m., $10. The Secret Group, 2101 Polk, Houston.
Patrick Murphy at Armadillo Palace: Sat., July 15, 9 p.m., $10. Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby, Houston, 713-526-9700.
Pearl & the Polka Dots: Wed., August 9, 7:30 p.m., Free to $10. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.
Pecos Hank Schyma: Thu., July 13, 7 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.
Periphery: With Animals As Leaders, Astronoid. $25 to $27. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.
Perturbator: With Venomous Maximus, Atarimatt. Thu., September 21, 8 p.m., $20. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N. Main, Houston.
The Pharmacy Music Fest 2017: Sun., July 30, 2 p.m., Free. The Pharmacy Studios, 8520 Sweetwater Lane, Houston, 832-207-9376.
Photon Mechanics: With Lagmind, Shapes., Thu., July 20, 8-11:45 p.m., $8. Bohemeo's, 708 Telephone, Houston, 713-923-4277.
Princess Nokia - Unity Women's Music & Art Show: With Aphasia, Tomyriiz, Isis Ohui. Thu., August 24, 7 p.m., $45. Studio @ Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston.
Public Access T.V.: With Will Breeding. Wed., October 25, 7 p.m., $12. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.
Quix: Thu., August 10, 9 p.m., Free to $5. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.
RacePace Grand Opening Party: Sat., July 15, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Free. The Silos at Sawyer Yards, 1502 Sawyer, Houston, 713-417-1477.
Raven Summer Sessions: Adam Bricks: Wed., July 26, 7:30 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.
Raven Summer Sessions: Buenos Diaz: Wed., August 9, 7:30 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.

Lee Fields & The Expressions performs September 24 at The Heights Theater.
Lee Fields & The Expressions performs September 24 at The Heights Theater.
Photo by Jason Wolter

Raven Summer Sessions: Nic and the Lonesome: Wed., July 19, 7:30 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.
Raven Summer Sessions: Will Van Horn Trio: Wed., August 2, 7:30 p.m., Free. Raven Tower, 310 North, Houston.
Regal People: Fri., July 21, 8:30 p.m., Free. Axelrad, 1517 Alabama, Houston.
Reverend's Daughter: Fri., August 4, 8 p.m., $10 to $12. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-977-1962.
Robert Kuhn: Sun., July 16, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199. Sat., July 15, 10 p.m., TBA. Continental Club, 3700 Main, Houston, 713-529-9899.
Rose & Ben: Wed., August 30, 7:30 p.m., Free to $10. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.
Rosie Flores: Fri., July 21, 7 p.m., $20 to $22. McGonigel's Mucky Duck, 2425 Norfolk, Houston, 713-528-5999.
Ryan Caraveo: Thu., August 10, 8 p.m., $10. White Oak Music Hall, 2915 N. Main, Houston, 713-237-0370.
Sailor Poon with The Cops: With Imposter Boys. Tue., August 1, 8 p.m., $7. Walters Downtown, 1120 Naylor, Houston, 713-222-2679.
Sales: Thu., October 5, 8 p.m., $13. The Secret Group, 2101 Polk, Houston.
Sam Riggs: Fri., August 18, 9 p.m., $13 to $15. Armadillo Palace, 5015 Kirby, Houston, 713-526-9700.
Sara Van Buskirk: Tue., July 25, 6 p.m., Free. MKT BAR, 1001 Austin, Houston, 832-360-2222.
Sarah Jarosz: Sun., November 5, 8 p.m., TBA. The Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th, Houston, 713-861-6070.
Sean Lucy: Thu., September 21, 8 p.m., TBA. Old Quarter Acoustic Cafe, 413 20th, Galveston, 409-762-9199.
Shawn Allen: Fri., July 21, 9:30 p.m., $5. The Big Easy Social and Pleasure Club, 5731 Kirby, Houston, 713-523-9999.
Sherlock's Pub 40th Anniversary: Sat., July 29, 7 p.m.-1:45 a.m., Free. Sherlock's Baker Street Pub, 10001 Westheimer, Houston, 713-977-1857.
Shinyribs: With Bayou City Brass. Sat., August 26, 7:30 p.m., $15 to $260. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.
Singer-Songwriter Night: With Cale Tyson, Fort Defiance, Brianna Musco, Anna P, Saving Dreams, From Here on Out, Bad Stand-up, Jay Bee Zay. Sat., July 29, 7 p.m., $7 to $10. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.
Social Repose: With Hotel Books, The Funeral Portrait., Sat., October 21, 6 p.m., $15 to $20. The Secret Group, 2101 Polk, Houston.
Summer Music Festival featuring Libby Koch: Fri., July 21, 7-10 p.m., Free. Four Seasons Hotel, 1300 Lamar, Houston, 713-650-1300.
Suzy Bogguss: With Jason Eady., Sat., September 9, 8 p.m., $20 to $30. The Heights Theater, 339 W. 19th, Houston, 713-861-6070.

Illicit Relationship performs July 20 at Sound Exchange at An Exchange of Noiz.EXPAND
Illicit Relationship performs July 20 at Sound Exchange at An Exchange of Noiz.
Photo by Tex Kerschen

The Sweet Lillies: Sun., August 27, 6 p.m., $8 to $10. Last Concert Cafe, 1403 Nance, Houston, 713-226-8563.
Tab Benoit: With The Buddy Whittington Band, Jeff Plankenhorn, The Milligan Vaughan Project. Sat., July 15, 2 p.m., $30. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.
Texas Taco Music Fest: With Mind Shrine, El 43, Passion de Luna, Jimencio. Sat., September 16, 12-9 p.m., $12 to $90. Discovery Green, 1500 McKinney, Houston, 301-984-6644.
Through the Roots: Sun., August 27, 7:30 p.m., $15 to $18. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.
Tightn' Up! and Zigtebra: Fri., July 21, 8 p.m., $5. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.
TJ Nelson: Thu., August 10, 9 p.m., $10 to $12. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-977-1962.
Tony MacAlpine: With Felix Martin, Karim K. Sun., October 1, 8 p.m., TBA. Acadia Bar & Grill, 3939 Cypress Creek, Houston, 281-893-2860.
Tresa Jerell album release: With Kristal Cherelle. Sat., August 12, 8:15 p.m., $12 to $17. The Green Room — Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.
Triumphs: Sat., August 5, 8:30 p.m., $15 to $240. Redneck Country Club, 11110 W. Airport, Stafford, 281-809-4867.
Twiztid: With Blaze Ya Dead Homie, Whitney Peyton. Sun., October 1, 7 p.m., $30. Scout Bar, 18307 Egret Bay, Houston, 281-335-0002.
TWRK and Fight Club: Thu., August 31, 9 p.m., Free to $10. Stereo Live, 6400 Richmond, Houston, 832-251-9600.
Uché's ‘My Generation’ EP release party: Sat., July 15, 8:30 p.m., Free. Studio D, 8369 Almeda, Houston, 120-681-8524.
Vanessa De Mata: With Luis Albez, Charlie Perez, DJ Cassio Duarte., Fri., September 15, 9 p.m., $45 to $155. Fitzgerald's, 2706 White Oak, Houston, 713-862-3838.
Vesperteen: With Above it All, Savestate Corrupted, The Drive. Wed., July 26, 6 p.m., $12 to $20. Firehouse Saloon, 5930 Southwest Freeway, Houston, 713-977-1962.
Vhorb: With Dark Ashley, Deejay Rock the Boat., Fri., July 14, 8 p.m., TBA. La Playa, 2719 Alabama, Houston.
Warehouse - A Dave Matthews Tribute Band: With La Raza Connection. Sat., July 22, 7:30 p.m., $12. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.
The Warlocks: With Flower Graves. Wed., September 20, 7 p.m., $13 to $17. White Oak Music Hall Downstairs, 2915 N Main, Houston.
Welcome to the Land 2: With Young Samm, DJ Indurance, OG Ron C, Michael Watts. Wed., July 26, 9:30 p.m., $15 to $25. Warehouse Live, 813 St. Emanuel, Houston, 713-225-5483.
Willie Nelson: Tue., November 14, 8 p.m., TBA. Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land, 18111 Lexington, Sugar Land.
World Famous Gospel Brunch: Sun., September 10, 1:30 p.m., $42. Sun., October 8, 1:30 p.m., $42. Sun., November 12, 1:30 p.m., $42. House of Blues, 1204 Caroline, Houston, 888-402-5837.
Wylde Meade: Sat., July 29, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Free. EQ Heights, 1030 Heights, Houston.
Young Saints: With The Good Heart, Sea Shaman., Sat., July 15, 8 p.m., Free. Notsuoh, 314 Main, Houston, 713-409-4750.

Molly Burch performs August 23 at White Oak Music Hall.
Molly Burch performs August 23 at White Oak Music Hall.

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