Losanjealous Concert Picks: August 28 – September 3

Visit our concert calendar for a full show list, links to buy tickets and our top picks.

Casino ConvoyPICK OF THE WEEK: The Little Radio Casino Convoy

$50 gets you a complimentary breakfast, luxury coach ride with free booze to Vegas, and a concert with full sets from The Secret Machines, Autolux and Giant Drag. And it’s Vegas so it’s really a free ticket. Just go to the blackjack table and bet $50. If you lose just keep doubling your previous bet until you win. Trust me.

Reminder: check your ATM withdrawal limit beforehand
Reminder #2: after midnight your ATM limit is reset

The FormatWin Tickets to see The Format w/ Rainer Maria & Anathallo @ Avalon This Thursday, August 31

“Fans of pitch-perfect indie pop who are eagerly awaiting the Shins’ next gem should divert their attention to… Arizona’s The Format.”
-Spin Magazine

Rainer Maria & Anathallo open the show.

Question: Are The Format the next Shins?
Send your answer to… Contest Closed. Thanks to all that entered. More ticket giveaways next week.



  • Wed 10/11 Futureheads @ Safari Sam’s
  • Tue 9/12 Black Keys @ Amoeba (free)

Little Ones @ Spaceland
Mia Doi Todd @ Little Temple
Pete Yorn @ Virgin Sunset
Pete Yorn @ Whisky

Foo Fighters, Frank Black, Petra Haden @ Pantages
Mia Doi Todd @ Little Temple
Pete Yorn @ Roxy
Plot To Blow Up the Eiffel Tower @ Troubadour

Craig Wedren @ Sea Level (free)
Foo Fighters, Frank Black, Petra Haden @ Pantages
Jim Campilongo Electric Trio @ Amoeba
Limbeck @ Knitting Factory
Pete Yorn @ Viper Room
Secret Machines, Autolux, Giant Drag @ Little Radio Casino Convoy
Starsailors @ Virgin Hollywood & Highland

Bitter:Sweet @ House of Blues
David Grisman @ Santa Monica Pier (free)
Foo Fighters @ Pantages
Format @ Avalon
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Mars Volta @ Forum
Talib Kweli @ Roxy

Dickies @ Safari Sam’s
Jamie Lidell @ Getty (free)
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Mars Volta @ Forum
Simon Dawes @ Troubadour

Brett Dennen @ Hotel Cafe
DJ Z-Trip @ MOCA
Neil Hamburger @ Spaceland
Rollins Band @ Key Club

Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players @ Troubadour

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