LA Concert Calendar: September 19 – 25

Visit our concert calendar for a complete list of shows, links to buy tickets and our picks.

antony***Recommended Show of the Week***
Antony and the Johnsons @ Vista
OK, so he’s a fat cross-dresser who sings experimental cabaret songs about becoming a girl one day. The bitch can sing. Two weeks ago Antony’s I Am a Bird Now was awarded the Mercury Award for best album of the year by a British or Irish act beating out Coldplay, Bloc Party, Kaiser Chiefs and MIA. Thursday at the Vista Theatre.

Keane @ USC (free)
Princess Superstar @ Echo

Interpol @ Greek
Bloc Party, Kills @ Palladium
Waco Bros. @ Spaceland
Giant Drag @ Amoeba (free)

Stellastarr @ El Rey
Aqualung @ Henry Fonda
Uketopia Party @ Amoeba (free)
Maceo Parker @ House of Blues

Tenacious D, Sarah Silverman @ Wiltern
Antony and the Johnsons @ Vista
Matisyahu @ House of Blues

Tom Vek @ Echo
I See Hawks in LA @ Cal Plaza (free)
Son Volt @ El Rey
Kills @ El Rey

North Mississippi All-Stars @ Troubadour
Amp Fiddler @ Temple Bar
Kronos Quartet @ Royce Hall
Peanut Butter Wolf @ MOCA
400 Blows @ Spaceland
Shawn Amos @ Amoeba (free)
Echo Park Music Festival @ Echo Park

Dead Can Dance @ Hollywood Bowl
Cage, El-P @ Knitting Factory
Echo Park Music Festival @ Echo Park