Best Shows This Week: May 13 to May 19, 2019

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This week is another big one for shows in Los Angeles. Kali Uchis and Jorja Smith join forces for two back-to-back nights at The Greek Theatre, and The Chemical Brothers will rock the blocks at both The Greek and Shrine Expo Hall for their LA return. Get the full details on these and more of our Best Shows This Week below. 

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The Japanese House photo by Stephanie Varela Rheingold

MONDAY, MAY 13

The Strokes at The Wiltern, all ages, 7 PM, SOLD OUT

The Japanese House, Art School Girlfriend at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 7:30 PM, SOLD OUT

Monday Night Residency: CAPYAC with Mobley, Annabelle Maginnis, TwoLips, Jess Joy at The Echo, 21+, 8 PM, FREE

School Night feat. Arms Akimbo, Chelsea Jade, COASTCITY, Valentina, DJ sets by Pasternak, Jes Danz, DJ Pelau at Bardot, 21+, 7:30 PM, FREE WITH RSVP

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TUESDAY, MAY 14

Kali Uchis, Jorja Smith, Mia Carucci at The Greek Theatre, all ages, 6 PM, $39.50-75

Foxing, Now Now, Daddy Issues at El Rey Theatre, all ages, 8 PM, $20

Bea Miller at The Roxy, all ages, 7 PM, SOLD OUT

Filthy Friends (feat. Corin Tucker, Peter Buck), Eyelids at The Echo, 18+, 8:30 PM, $25

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WEDNESDAY, MAY 15

Kali Uchis, Jorja Smith, Mia Carucci at The Greek Theatre, all ages, 6 PM, $39.50-75

The Chemical Brothers, The Black Madonna at Shrine Expo Hall, all ages, 7 PM, $59.50

Wolfmother, The Soft White Sixties at The Roxy, all ages, 7 PM, SOLD OUT

Stephen Malkmus, Mary Lattimore at Lodge Room, all ages, 7 PM, SOLD OUT

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THURSDAY, MAY 16

Garbage, Ioanna Gika at Shrine Auditorium, all ages, 6:30 PM, $19.50-79.50

The Strumbellas, The Moth and The Flame at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 8 PM, $26.00

The Chemical Brothers, The Black Madonna. Jason Bentley at The Greek Theatre, all ages, 7 PM, $59.50

Stephen Malkmus, Mary Lattimore at Lodge Room, all ages, 7 PM, SOLD OUT

FRIDAY, MAY 17

Santigold at Hollywood Palladium, all ages, 7 PM, $55

HelloGoodbye, Hala, Pageants at Echoplex, all ages, 8:30 PM, $18.00

Black Star featuring Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli at Fox Theater Pomona, all ages, 7 PM, $40

Dezign Flaw, Moonily, Art Disposal, C.U.N.T. at The Lexington, 21+, 7 PM, $5

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SATURDAY, MAY 18

Sasami, Linda Nuves (DJ set) at The Getty, all ages, 6 PM, FREE

Black Star featuring Yasiin Bey and Talib Kweli at The Novo, all ages, 7 PM, $42.50-43.50

Holly Herndon, Yialmelic Frequencies at Teragram Ballroom, all ages, 8 PM, $22

SUNDAY, MAY 19

Cowboy Junkies at Fonda Theatre, all ages, 7 PM, $55