29 Acts to See This Week

Wale, Feist, The Flaming Lips, and others are rolling through the Bay Area.

Wale (Credit: Dante Marshall)

There’s lots of acts to see this week in the Bay Area. For hip-hop heads, don’t miss Wale at the Fillmore on Saturday and local hip-hop crew Unlikely Heroes at Bottom of the Hill on Friday. 

Rock is heavily represented this week, with some big name acts like The Flaming Lips, Grandaddy and Conor Oberst rolling through town. Feist plays three shows in a row at the Fillmore, and you have two chances to catch the nu disco duo Tuxedo at the Independent.

Check out the list below and take a listen to our playlist featuring songs by each of the acts.

Monday, May 8

Rock: Stereo Eclipse at Bottom of the Hill

Tuesday, May 9

Singer-songwriter: Feist at the Fillmore

R&B: Raleigh Ritchie at Rickshaw Stop

Indie-Folk: Timber Timbre at Great American Music Hall

Synthpop: Com Truise at Mezzanine

Wednesday, May 10

Rock: The Flaming Lips at the Fox

Folk-Pop: Twin Forks at the Independent

Heavy Metal: Sabaton at Regency Ballroom

Singer-Songwriter: Feist at the Fillmore

Singer-Songwriter: Peter Silberman at Swedish American Music Hall

Thursday, May 11

Indie-Rock: Grandaddy at Regency Ballroom

Singer-Songwriter: Feist at the Fillmore

Country: Jamey Johnson at the Warfield

House: Doctor Dru at Halcyon

Friday, May 12

Singer-Songwriter: Aimee Mann at the Fillmore

Indie-Rock: Conor Oberst at the Fox Theater

Pop/Rock: Andres Calamaro at the Warfield

Folk: Magic Giant at Rickshaw Stop

Dance: Alex Cruz at Audio

Rock: Thurston Moore at the Chapel

Hip-Hop: Unlikely Heroes at Bottom of the Hill

Americana: Todd Snider at Slim’s

Dance: Mashd N Kutcher at Temple

House: Adana Twins at Halcyon

Saturday, May 13

Hip-Hop: Wale at the Fillmore

Nu Disco: Tuxedo at the Independent

World: Kitka Women’s Vocal Ensemble at Yerba Buena Summer Festival

Indie-Rock: Eleanor Friedberger at the Chapel

House: Justin Jay at Audio

EDM: Tommy Trash at Temple

Blues/R&B: JMSN at Mezzanine

Sunday, May 14

Nu Disco: Tuxedo at the Independent

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