Best Shows This Week: June 18 to June 24, 2018

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The onslaught of stellar gigs continues with an especially loaded week that culminates with the second annual Arroyo Seco Weekend featuring Neil Young, Jack White and more. Our Best Shows This Week calendar also includes the first stateside show of Theresa “TT” Wayman at MOCA, Father John Misty at the Hollywood Bowl, and a rare American performance by J-pop superstar Kyary Pamyu Pamyu at the Fonda Theatre. Check out the full calendar below!


Cat Scan, Ex Stains, Susan, Justus Proffit at The Echo, 21+, 8:30 PM, FREE

Chanel West Coast, Traces, Satellite Mode, Emeryld, DJ sets by Pass The Aux, Greg Katz, Chris Douridas at Bardot, 21+, 7:30 PM, FREE with RSVP

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Francis and The Lights at Governors Ball 2017


Francis and the Lights at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 9 PM, SOLD OUT

Stars, Shamir at Teragram Balloom, all ages, 7 PM, $26


Yann Tiersen at The Theatre at Ace Hotel, 7 PM, SOLD OUT

Theresa Wayman of Warpaint photo by Frank Mojica


TT (Theresa Wayman of Warpaint), Wives, Current Joys at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, all ages, 6:30 PM, free with RSVP

Men I Trust, Anemone at Echoplex, 18+, 8 PM, $12 advance/$17 day-of


La Luz, Summer Twins at Teragram Ballroom, all ages, 7 PM, $15

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 7:30 PM, SOLD OUT

Ólafur Arnalds at The Cathedral Sanctuary at Immanuel Presbyterian, all ages, 8 PM, SOLD OUT

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Japanese Breakfast at The Roxy photo by Danielle Gornbein


Arroyo Seco Weekend day one feat. Neil Young & Promise of the Real, Jack White, Pretenders, Belle and Sebastian, Kamasi Washington, The Specials, Seu Jorge and more, all ages, noon, $154 day pass/$254 two-day pass

Tinashe, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie at The Novo, all ages, 7:45 PM, $39.50+

Japanese Breakfast, Florist, Sasami Ashworth at The Glass House, all ages, $16 advance/$18 day-of

Hana Vu at The Echo photo by Danielle Gornbein


Arroyo Seco Weekend day two feat. Kings of Leon, Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, Gary Clark Jr., Alanis Morissette, Third Eye Blind, Violent Femmes, Dorothy and more, all ages, noon, $154 day pass/$254 two-day pass

Father John Misty, Gillian Welch, Big Thief at Hollywood Bowl, all ages, 7 PM, $15-124

APAHM 2018: More Visibility | Closing Showcase feat. SISU, Hana Vu, Wavebreaker (fka Batwings Catwings), Oh My Muu, Dustin Wong at The Hi Hat, all ages, 6:30 PM, $6