LA Concert Calendar: May 23-29

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***Recommended Show of the Week***
Christopher O’Riley @ Royce Hall (Elliott Smith Tribute Premiere)
O’Riley is an LA Resident known for his classical piano renditions of Radiohead songs. He’s recently been obsessing over Elliott Smith and will unveil his tribute at UCLA on Thursday.

Monday 5/23
Mike Doughty @ Troubadour
Greg Proops Chat Show w/ Dave Eggers @ Largo
Kaki King @ Knitting Factory

Tuesday 5/24
Dears @ El Rey
Caribou @ Spaceland
Zach Galifinakas NPR Special @ Largo
Nikka Costa @ Roxy
Shelby Lynne @ Amoeba (FREE)

Wednesday 5/25
Goldie Lookin Chain @ Troubadour

Thursday 5/26
Smog @ Amoeba (FREE)
Trail of the Dead, International Noise Conspiracy @ Wiltern
Maktub @ Temple Bar
Christopher O’Riley @ Royce Hall (Elliott Smith Tribute Premiere)
Boom Bip, Fog @ Echo

Friday 5/27
Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra @ Knitting Factory
Peter Murphy @ Henry Fonda
Icarus Line @ Troubadour

Saturday 5/28
Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra @ Echo
Stereo Total, The Gossip @ Knitting Factory
Pigeon John @ Temple Bar
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club @ Little Radio Warehouse

Sunday 5/29
india.arie, Roy Hargrove, Dwele @ UCLA Jazz Reggae Festival

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