51 Acts to See This Week

Monday, March 6 to Sunday, March 12

Damn, there’s a lot of shows going on this week. 

Usually, there’s an overwhelming majority of shows that fall in a certain genre, but that’s not the case this week. There are ample shows that fall in the categories of hip-hop, dance and electronic music, rock, pop, and R&B. 

In terms of big names who are coming to town, there’s the electronic-R&B outfit The Internet, Jewish reggae musician Matisyahu, pop princess Bebe Rexha, indie-electronic act Milky Chance, and hip-hop artists like The Lox, Isaiah Rashad, Nef the Pharaoh, Dr. Octagon, and They.

Check out the list below and make sure you give our playlist a listen because you might just discover your new favorite act. 



Monday, March 6

Hip-Hop: Dr. Octagon at the Independent

Ambient, Instrumental: Six Organs of Admittance at the Chapel

Tuesday, March 7

Punk-Pop: Hey Violet at the Chapel (Read more about the band here)

Electronic: Vallis Alps at the Independent

Country, Folk: The Wood Brothers at the Fillmore

Synth Pop: Hayley Kiyoko at Great American Music Hall

Hip-Hop: Saba at Social Hall

Electronic: Helado Negro at New Parish

Indie Rock: Big Thief at Rickshaw Stop

Wednesday, March 8

Pop: Youngr at the Independent

Synth Pop: The Japanese House at the Chapel

Contemporary R&B: Quinn XCII at Rickshaw Stop

Singer-Songwriter: James Taugher at Brick and Mortar Music Hall

Indie Rock: LVL UP at Bottom of the Hill (Read our interview with the band here)

Thursday, March 9

Singer-Songwriter: Madeline Kenney at Bottom of the Hill

Dance, Pop: Mako at Social Hall

Indie Rock: Chastity Belt at Rickshaw Stop

Soul: Gavin Turek at New Parish

K-Pop: Hyuna at Regency Ballroom

Indie Pop: Pure Bathing Culture at the Chapel

Alt-Rock: Ian Moore at Brick and Mortar Music Hall

Friday, March 10

Indie, Electronic: Milky Chance at the Independent

House: Amtrac at Audio

Hip-Hop: They. at Social Hall

Dance: Cosmo’s Midnight at 1015 Folsom

Techno: Green Velvet at Temple

Rock: Everyone is Dirty at Bottom of the Hill

Electronic: Jamie Isaac at Rickshaw Stop

Hip-Hop: DJ Jazzy Jeff at the Great Northern (Read about DJ Jazzy Jeff’s new album here)

Hard Rock: Common Kings at Regency Ballroom

Techno: Technasia at Halcyon

Indie Rock: The Coathangers at Brick and Mortar Music Hall

Singer-Songwriter: Ann Wilson of Heart at the UC Theatre 

Hip-Hop: Isaiah Rashad at New Parish

Electronic: Ardalan of Dirtybird at Public Works

Punk Rock: Pussy Riot at The Lodge at Regency Ballroom

Hip-Hop: Roni Size at 1015 Folsom

Saturday, March 11

Funk: Pimps of Joytime at the Fillmore

Reggae: Matisyahu at the UC Theatre

Rock: Okean Elzy at the Warfield

Electronic, World: Delhi 2 Dublin at the Independent

Punk Rock: Western Addiction at Bottom of the Hill

Smooth Rock: Umphrey’s McGee at the Fox

Contemporary R&B: Johnny Maxwell at Slim’s

Hip-Hop: Isaiah Rashad at New Parish

Pop: Bebe Rexha at Regency Ballroom

EDM: Timmy Trumpet at Temple

Singer-Songwriter: Lady Lamb at the Chapel

Sunday, March 12

Hip-Hop: The Lox at the Fillmore

R&B: The Internet at the Independent

Indie Pop/Rock: Alex Lahey at Rickshaw Stop

Hip-Hop: The Lox at Slim’s

Country Rock: The Cadillac Three at Regency Ballroom

Hip-Hop: Nef the Pharaoh at Social Hall

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