Best Shows This Week: April 29 to May 5, 2019

Remember when it felt like indie rock was poised to take over the world? Although it’s only been a decade since the mid to late 2000s, the world has changed and it feels like a lifetime ago. Relive those glory days this weekend in Long Beach as Phoenix, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Rapture, She Wants Revenge and more play Just Like Heaven. Get the full scoop on Just Like Heaven and more below in the latest Best Shows This Week. 

MONDAY, APRIL 29

Tech N9ne at The Novo, all ages, 7 PM, $10

Monday Night Residency: Low Hum with President Drone, Goldensuns, T.Soomian, SWIMM (DJ set) at The Echo, 21+, 8:30 PM, FREE

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Astrid S photo by Justin Higuchi

TUESDAY, APRIL 30

Dead Sara at The Echo, 18+, 8:30 PM, $20

Zara Larsson, Astrid S at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 8 PM, SOLD OUT

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Lissie photo by Tim Aarons

WEDNESDAY, MAY 1

Lissie at Largo at the Coronet, all ages, 8 PM show, $31.00

Bikini Kill, Fuck U Pay Us at Hollywood Palladium, all ages, 7 PM, $39.50

Mint Field, Draag, Gold Cage at Highland Park Ebell Club, all ages, 8 PM, $12

Hot Chip, Black Peaches at El Rey Theatre, all ages, 8 PM, SOLD OUT

Joey Purp at Fais Do Do, all ages, 8 PM, $17

Dead Sara at The Echo, 18+, 8:30 PM, SOLD OUT

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THURSDAY, MAY 2

Chromatics, In Mirrors, Desire at The Wiltern, all ages, 7 PM, $36

Bikini Kill, Le Butcherettes at Hollywood Palladium, all ages, 7 PM, $39.50

Big Thief, Victoria Williams at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 8 PM, $25

Hot Chip at Pappy & Harriet’s, all ages, 8 PM, SOLD OUT

La Dispute, Gouge Away, Slow Mass at The Regent Theater, all ages, 7:30 PM, $22.50

BRONCHO photo by Tim Aarons

FRIDAY, MAY 3

Just Like Heaven Fest with Phoenix, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, MGMT, Beach House and more at Queen Mary Events Park, all ages, noon, $250

Lissie at Largo at the Coronet, all ages, 8 PM show, SOLD OUT

The Church plays Starfish at The Regent Theater, 21+, 7 PM, $27.50-99

First Fridays @ Natural History Museum with Lauren Ruth Ward and Broncho, all ages, 5 PM, $20

Jessica Pratt at Pico-Union Project, all ages, 8 PM, $17

Big Thief, Jolie Holland at Bootleg Theater, all ages, 8 PM, SOLD OUT

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Phoenix photo by Tim Aarons

SATURDAY, MAY 4

Just Like Heaven Fest with Phoenix, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, MGMT, Beach House and more at Queen Mary Events Park, all ages, noon, SOLD OUT

Ezra Furman at Teragram Ballroom, all ages, 8 PM, $15

SUNDAY, MAY 5

The Voidz, True Blue at The Observatory, all ages, 8 PM, $39.50