Best Shows This Week: August 5 to August 11, 2019

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July was the hottest recorded month ever and in August it’s only going to get hotter — at least concert wise. Lots of great shows, from Death Cab for Cutie at the Hollywood Bowl to Better Oblivion Community Center at The Wiltern. Check our full Best Shows This Week calendar below.

MONDAY, AUGUST 5

FKJ, (((O))) at Shrine Expo Hall, 18+, 8 PM show, $39.50+

Lionel Richie at Hollywood Bowl, all ages, 8 PM, $39.50+

Elvis Costello & the Imposters, Blondie at Greek Theatre, all ages, 7 PM, $29.50+

LiVE photo by Chad Cochran

TUESDAY, AUGUST 6

Bush, LIVE, Our Lady Peace at Greek Theatre, all ages, 7 PM, $29.50+

The Shelters, Hamish Anderson at Moroccan Lounge, 18+, 7 PM, $12 advance, $15 day-of

ZZ Ward photo by Tim Aarons

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 7

XYLØ, Jane Holiday, ZOLITA at The Roxy, all ages, 8 PM, $15 advance, $18 day-of

Virginia Wing, Moon King, Paige Emery at The Echo, 18+, 8:30 PM, $11 advance, $14 day-of

The Psychedelic Furs, James, Dear Boy at Greek Theatre, all ages, 7 PM, $15.00+

Lindsey Stirling, ZZ Ward at Pacific Amphitheatre, all ages, 7:30 PM, $30.00+

Phoebe Bridgers
Phoebe Bridgers + Conor Oberst photo by Danielle Gornbein

THURSDAY, AUGUST 8

Weyes Blood, Dustin Wong at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 9 PM show, SOLD OUT

Blink-182 (performing Enema of the State), Lil Wayne at The Forum, all ages, 7 PM, $19.50+

Young The Giant, Fitz and the Tantrums, Alice Merton at Santa Barbara Bowl, all ages, 8 PM, $30.00+

Better Oblivion Community Center (Phoebe Bridgers + Conor Oberst), Taylor Hollingsworth at Observatory OC, all ages, 7 PM, $30.00

FRIDAY, AUGUST 9

Better Oblivion Community Center (Phoebe Bridgers + Conor Oberst), Taylor Hollingsworth at The Wiltern, all ages, 8 PM, $30.00

Ty Segall (& Freedom Band performing First Taste + Melted), Vice Cooler at Teragram Ballroom, all ages, 8 PM, $28.00

Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Phosphorescent, Altin Gün at Greek Theatre, all ages, 7 PM, $25.00+

A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie photo by Thane Fernandes

SATURDAY, AUGUST 10

Young The Giant, Fitz and the Tantrums, COIN at The Forum, all ages, 8 PM, $49.50+

Weird Al Yankovic at Greek Theatre, all ages, 8 PM, $45.00+

Fat Beats 25th Anniversary: Dilated Peoples, The Alkaholiks, Elzhi, J Rocc, Cut Chemist, Akil the MC, DJ Nu-Mark, Blu & Exile, DJ Eclipse at The Regent, 18+, 7 PM, $35.00+

Real Street Festival feat. Future, 2 CHAINZ, Meek Mill, Rae Sremmurd, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Jay Rock, SuperDuperKyle, Rich The Kid, Sheck Wes, Trippie Redd, Flipp Dinero, Kid Buu, Zoey Dollaz, Maxo Kream, Megan Thee Stallion, Yung Punch at Honda Center, all ages, 12 PM, $169.00+

Carly Rae Jepsen, Phoebe Ryan at The Wiltern, all ages, 7 PM, SOLD OUT

Y La Bamba, Valida (DJ set), Anthony Valdez (DJ set) at KCRW Headquarters, all ages, 7 PM, FREE

Death Cab for Cutie photo by Monique Hernandez

SUNDAY, AUGUST 11

Death Cab For Cutie, Car Seat Headrest at Hollywood Bowl, all ages, 7 PM, $20.00+

Real Street Festival feat. A$AP Rocky, Migos, Big Sean, Miguel, Lil Baby, Doja Cat, Kid Ink, Blueface, Casanova, Roddy Rich, YBN Cordae, Danileigh, Gashi, Saweetie, Cardi B at Honda Center, all ages, 12 PM, $169.00+

Carly Rae Jepsen, Phoebe Ryan at The Wiltern, all ages, 7 PM, SOLD OUT