Music Calendar

If you would like your band, club or event included in the calendar, please email your information to (weekly deadline 5 pm Thursday)

Dates, times and bands are subject to change without notice.





Upcoming Events

Acadia Bar & Grill
Wednesdays:  open mic

Arena Theatre
May 16:          Amy Grant
May 21:          Gene Watson/Bellamy Brothers/Moe Bandy

Avenida Houston
May 7:            “Party on the Plaza” w/Houndmouth/Ryan Bingham (6:45 pm)

Barge 295 (The Yard) (Seabrook)
May 1:            The Spazmatics (7 pm)

BFE Rock Club
Thursdays:    open mic

Big Easy (The) 
Mondays:       Jonn Del Toro Richardson & Eric Demmer (9:30 pm)
Tuesdays:      James Wilhite (9:30 pm)
Wednesdays:blues jam (9 pm)
Thursdays:    The Mighty Orq (9:30 pm)

Bubba’s on Washington
Tuesdays:      open mic w/Jahrel Pickens (9 pm)

Buffalo Bayou Park (The Water Works)
May 3:            Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band (4 pm)
May 10:          Barbara Lynn/Jewel Brown (4 pm)
May 17:          Lavelle White/Oscar Ornela (4 pm)
May 24:          Milton Hopkins (4 pm)
May 31:          David Caceres Quintet (4 pm)

Buffalo Grille (The)
Wednesdays:  bluegrass jam (6:30-9 pm)

Cabo (Seabrook)
Tuesdays:      Danny Lopez
Thursdays:    Obsolete August

Cock-Eyed Seagull (Clear Lake)  
Thursdays:    open mic

Concert Pub North (The)
June 27:         Nightbird/Black Rose

Continental Club (The)
May 1:            Dano Suzuki (8 pm)
May 6:            Damien Jurado (7 pm)
Thursdays:    Beetle (7-10 pm)

Corner Pub (The) (Conroe)
Tuesdays:      open mic (9 pm)
Wednesdays:open mic (9 pm)
Thursdays:    open mic (9 pm)

Cruiser’s Ice House (Santa Fe)
Sundays:       blues jam w/Craig Schneider & The Heart Stoppers (4-8 pm)

Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion
May 15:         The Lumineers
May 16:         Jimmy Buffett & THe Coral Reefer Band
June 6:          Brooks & Dunn/Travis Tritt/Trucker Beathard
June 8:          Maroon 5/Meghan Trainor
June 12:        Sugarland/Mary Chapin Carpenter/Tenille Townes
June 14:        Steely Dan/Steve Winwood
June 16:        Halsey/Chvrches/Omar Apollo
June 20:        The Black Crowes
June 21:        Daryl Hall & John Oates/Squeeze/KT Tunstall
June 25:        Slipknot/A Day to Remember/Underoath
June 27:        Chicago/Rick Springfield
July 5:            Santana/Earth, Wind & Fire
July 12:          Niall Horan
July 17:          Megadeath/Lamb of God/Trivium/In the Flames
July 18:          The Marcus King Band/The Black Keys/Gary Clark Jr.
July 25:          Lindsey Stirling/Kieszal Mako
July 30:          Incubus/311/Badflower
August 13:     Breaking Benjamin/Theory of a Deadman/Bush
August 14:     Matchbox Twenty/The Wallflowers
August 23:     Korn/Faith No More/Scars on Broadway/Spotlights
August 27:     Disturbed/Staind/Bad Wolves
August 30:     Rod Stewart/Cheap Trick
Sept 3:           Sammy Hagar/Whitesnake/Night Ranger
Sept 4:           Nickelback/Stone Temple Pilots
Sept 5:           The Pretenders/Journey
Sept 11:          Sam Hunt/Kip Moore/Travis Denning/Ernest Brandi Cyrus
Sept 12:          Foreigner/Kansas/Europe
Sept 17:          5 Seconds of Summer/The Band Camino
Oct 2:              Backstreet Boys
Oct 10:            The Doobie Brothers/Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Dan Electro's Guitar Bar
May 16:          Grifters & Shills

Deerfield Village
Sept 12:          Electric Pony (6-9 pm)

Discovery Green

May 10:         Say Girl Say/Sara Van Buskirk/Swing Rendezvous/Marina Rocksu/
                      Lois Albez (4:30-8 pm)
May 14:         Oliver Penn/Ren Patrick (7-9:30 pm)
May 21:         Morena Roas/Latina Girl Group (7-9:30 pm)
May 28:         American Psychos/AJ McQueen (7-9:30 pm)
June 4:          Amanda Solis/Tejano's New Wave (7-9:30 pm)
June 11:        Tee Vee/Mexican R&B Beauty (7-9:30 pm)
June 14:        Bryan Anthony & The Gentleman's Club/Blaze X Black/The Skatastrophics/
                      Natalija & Arnaud/Boomtown Brass Band (4:30-8 pm)
June 18:        Doc Loc & Paul Wall (7-9:30 pm)

Dosey Doe (The Big Barn) (The Woodlands)
May 28:          Tinsley Ellis (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 5:           Michael Martin Murphy
June 20:         Jim Curry Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
June 21:         Neal McCoy
June 24-25:   Whiskey Bayou Review/Tab Benoit (dinner/show; 7:15 pm)
June 26:         Mike Zito Band (8:30 pm)
June 30:         Josh Weathers
August 13:     Seth James Band (8:30 pm)
August 15:     Max Stalling
August 20:     Blue Water Highway
August 22:     Ruthie Foster Trio (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
August 30:     Delbert McClinton (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
Sept 2:            Johnny A (8 pm)
Sept 25:         Albert Cummings 
Sept 27:         John Mayall Band (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
Oct 3:              Crash Test Dummies (dinner/show; 7:30 pm)
Oct 8:              Marshall Tucker Band
Oct 23:           Martin Barre Band (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)
Nov 19:          Anna Nalick (8:30 pm)
Nov 22:          Victor Wooten (dinner/show; 8:30 pm)

Emancipation Park
June 7:           Conrad Johnson Orchestra (4 pm)
June 13:         Juneteenth Celebration w/Diunna Greenleaf (3 pm)
June 21:         Keeshea Pratt Band (4 pm)
June 28:         Peterson Brothers (4 pm)

Emmit’s Place
Mondays:       jam (9 pm)    
1st Tuesday:  Conrad Johnson Orchestra (7:45 pm)

Firehouse Saloon
August 8:       Already Gone (9 pm)

Galveston Island Brewing (Galveston)
Sundays:       Kevin Anthony & G-Town (1-4 pm) (continues until Memorial Day)

GCBA Lone Star Blues & Heritage Festival (VFW Post 2427 Fairgrounds, Tomball)
Sept 18-20:    Jimmie Vaughan/Benny Turner/Buddy Whittington/Eric Johanson/
                      Lectric Ed & The Welders/Jeff & The JumpTones and more

Green Oaks Tavern (Humble)
May 1:            Paul Ramirez Band (9 pm)
May 2:            Diunna Greenleaf & Blue Mercy (9 pm)
May 8:            Larry Tillery Blues Band (9 pm)
May 9:            Mark May Band (9 pm)
May 16:          Jonn Del Toro Richardson (9 pm)
May 29:          Tweed Smith & The Internationals (9 pm)
May 30:          Jamie Lynn Vessels Band (9 pm)
June 6:           Kane Alvarado Band (9 pm)
June 13:         Murali Coryell (9 pm)
June 20:         Steve Krase Band (9 pm)
June 27:         Van Wilks (9 pm)
July 31:          Shawn Pittman (9 pm)
Thursdays:    open mic (8 pm)

Haak Vineyard & Winery (Santa Fe)
May 31:          The Fab 5 (6 pm)

Heights Theater (The)
May 14:          Samantha Fish (SOLD OUT)
May 20:          The Residents
May 28:          American Aquarium/Morgan Wade
June 4:           Cowboy Mouth
July 3:             Shinyribs
July 9:             Christopher Cross
July 17:          Reckless Kelly
July 22:          Madeleine Peyroux
July 24:          Brian Fallon & the Howling Weather/Justin Townes Earl & the
July 30-31:     Wyonna & Cactus
August 3-4:    Raul Malo
August 6:       BoDeans/Peter More
August 8:       Ray Wylie Hubbard
August 13:     Big Bad Voodoo Daddy
August 14:     James McMurtry
August 15:     Paul House
August 22:     Rickie Lee Jones
August 29:     Daphe Willis/ Shawn Colvin
August 30:     Tanya Tucker/Erin Enderlin
Sept 19:         Jackopierce
Oct 22:           John Mark McMillan
Oct 29:           Dave Barnes
Jan 20:           Robert Cray
Jan 22:           John Moreland/Will Johnson
Feb 4:             Iris Dement/Ana Egge
May 7:            Colin Hay

Hideaway (The)
Tuesdays:      jam w/Rick Lee & the Night Owls (9:30 pm)

House of Blues
May 1:            Iration/The Ries Brothers
May 2:            NoMBe/Bad Child (Bronze Peacock Room)
May 4:            Dave Rubin
May 5:            JoJo
May 6:            James Arthur; Airbourne (Bronze Peacock Room)
May 7:            Apocalyptica/Lacuna Coil
May 8:            Dani Leigh
May 10:          The Mastersons/The Jayhawks
May 11:          Tinashe
May 12:          Violet Chachki
May 13:          Tove Lo/Kah-Lo
May 14:          Astrid $ (Bronze Peacock Room); Randy Rogers & Wade Bowen
May 15:          Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
May 16:          Heather Land
May 19:          Alec Benjamin
May 20:          Alter Bridge
May 22:          The Revivalists
May 23:          Sam & Colby; Joselito DaPuppet (Bronze Peacock Room)
May 24:          La Oreja de Van Gogh
May 26:          Yung Pinch
May 27:          Mo Gilligan
May 28:          Vanessa Carlton/Jenny O (Bronze Peacock Room); Jessie Reyez
May 29:          Circa Survive
May 30:          The Airborne Toxic Event
June 4:           LP
June 5:           Jonny Lang
June 6:           Hayley Williams/Arlo Parks
June 11:         Hinds (Bronze Peacock Room)
June 12:         Stormzy
June 13:         Symphony X/Primal Fear/Firewind
June 14:         Led Zeppelin 2
June 15:         Bayside
June 27:         Scott Stapp
July 2:             Hombres G
July 3:             Jeremy Zucker
July 19:          Candlebox
July 24:          Ministry/KMFDM/Front Line Assembly
Sept 24:         The Dead South
August 28:     Buddy Guy
Oct 16:           Black Jacket Symphony
Oct 24:           They Might Be Giants
Nov 21:          Boney James

Houston Music & Arts Festival (Crown Festival Park, Sugar Land)
Sept 26:         Hannah Belle (1 pm); Creed Fisher (3 pm); The Band Steele
                     (5 pm); Jesse Kinch (7 pm)
Sept 27:         Jeremiah Johnson (1 pm); Jason Eady & Courtney Patton
                     (3 pm); Wilson Brothers Band (5 pm); Craig Wayne Boyd,
                     Casey James & Adam Wakefield (7 pm)

Jailhouse Saloon (Spring) 
Sundays:       jam (2-8 pm)

(for upcoming events in the jazz community)

Johnny Arolfo Civic Center (League City)
3rd Saturday (except July/December):  Bay Area Bluegrass Association
                 present live bluegrass music (7 pm)

JP Hops House
Wednesdays:Hard Times Troubadours (7 pm)
Sundays:       open mic (6 pm)

Karbach Brewing
April 26:          “Crawfish Fest” w/Lettuce/Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe/Keeshea
                      Pratt Band/Bayou City Brass Band/Quarx (1 pm)

Katie’s Bar (Bacliff)
Sundays:       blues jam (4-8 pm)

Wednesdays:  John Egan

Last Concert Café
Tuesdays:      open mic w/Howard & The Nosebleeds
Wednesdays: Hellina Bucket (8 pm); Potroast (10 pm)
Sundays:       acoustic jam session (11 am)

Leon’s Lounge
May 1:            Max & The Waysiders/Shandon Sahm (9 pm)

Loaded Barrels
Wednesdays:  open mic

Lone Pint Brewery (Magnolia)
May 23:          Grifters & Shills

Main Street Crossing (Tomball)
May 18:          Marcia Ball (8 pm)
June 5:           Lee Roy Parnell (8 pm)
June 17-20:   Sundance Head (8 pm)
Oct 12-14:      Paul Thorn (8 pm)

Main Street Theater
May 9:            “Writers in the Round” w/Christine Albert/Chris Gage/Lynn Langham/
                      Doug Gill

Market Square Park
June 13:         Folk Family Revival

McGonigel’s Mucky Duck
May 1:            Sarah Grace & The Soul (7 pm); John Evans (9:30 pm)
June 5:           Hadden Sayers (7 pm)
July 7:             Staehely Brothers (7:30 pm)
Mondays:       open mic (6:30 pm)
Wednesdays:  Irish Session (7:30 pm)

Minute Maid Park
July 15:         Def Leppard/Motley Crue/Poison/Joan Jett & The Blackhearts
August 1:       Green Day/Fall Out Boy/Weezer

MOD Coffeehouse (Galveston)
May 15:          Catherine Stroud (7-9 pm)

Nosedive Bar
Sundays:       acoustic open mic w/Mark Zeus (6-10 pm)

3rd Tuesday:  “Ekim Nepo” w/Julia Claire & Yanis Bratlian (7:30 pm)

NRG Arena
June 7:           A.R. Rahman

Old Quarter Acoustic Café (Galveston)
May 1:            Hill Country
May 2:            El Lago/A. Sinclair
May 8:            Two Tons of Steel
May 9:            Max & Heather Stalling
May 15:          Verlon Thompson & Shawn Camp
May 16:          Shawn Camp
May 22:          Cari Hutson & Good Company
May 23:          Possessed by Paul James
May 30:          South Austin Moonlighters
June 5:           Jeff Plankenhorn/Jack Barksdale
June 6:           Brother & The Hayes/Mando Saenz
June 7:           Adam Hood
June 12:         Hemmer Ridge Mountain Boys
June 14:         Kevin Russell
June 19:         James Sturrock/David Touchton
June 26:         Heather Little & Brant Croucher
June 27:         Chubby Knuckle Choir
July 3:             Terri Hendrix & Lloyd Maines
July 10:          John Baumann
July 11:          Mark Gorman Band
July 18:          Jana Pochop & Shawnee Kilgore
July 23:          Mary Gauthier
July 31:          Shake Russell
August 15:     Sistes Morales
Aug 22-23:     Ray Wylie Hubbard
Sept 23:         The Mastersons
Sept 24:         Suzy Bogguss
Wednesdays:open mic
Thursdays:    open mic

Old Town Theatre (Huntsville)
June 26:         Wayne Toups
July 10:          Roy Head
August 22:     Sundance Head
Nov 21:          Gary P. Nunn

Pasadena Fairgrounds (Pasadena)
May 15:          Strawberry Festival w/Already Gone

Puffabelly’s (Old Town Spring)
Wednesdays: Davin James Songwriter Showcase (8 pm)
Thursdays:    open mic w/Kenny Courville (6-9 pm)

ReHab Bar on the Bayou
May 28:          The King Beez (8 pm)
Wednesdays: Mitch Jacobs & Company (8 pm)

Revention Music Center
May 2:            Shinedown
May 8:            Coheed & Cambria/CHON
May 9:            Asking Alexandria/Falling in Reverse/Wage War/Hyro the Hero
May 10:          Dropkick Murphys/Rancid/Gerry Cinnamon/Jesse Ahern
May 15:          David Foster/Katharine McPhee
May 20:          Jhene Aiko/Queen Naija/Ann Marie
May 27:          Primus/Wolfmother/The Sword
June 5:           Rebelution
June 6:           Barenaked Ladies/Gin Blossoms/Toad the Wet Sprocket
June 12:         Awolnation/Andrew McMahon
August 7:       Australian Pink Floyd Show
August 14:     Lauv/Charlotte Lawrence/Alexander 23
Oct 3:              Kaleo/Matt Maeson/Belle Mt

May 16:          Vince King (Elvis tribute)
May 29:          Satisfaction
May 30:          Dancing Days
June 19:         Eric Tessmer/Torino Black

Ronnie’s Icehouse (Dickinson)
Sundays:       blues jam (4-8 pm)

Sam Houston Race Park
May 16:          Kenny Wayne Shepherd/Allman Betts Band

Sambuca Restaurant
Wednesdays:  Zenteno Spirit (6:30-9:30 pm)

Smart Financial Centre (Sugar Land)
May 12:          The Strokes
June 6:           Alejandro Fernandez
July 11:          Melanie Martinez
August 8:       Kidz Bop
August 13:     John Legend/The War & Treaty
August 23:     Iliza Shlesinger/Hunter Hill
Sept 1:            Goo Goo Dolls/Lifehouse/Forest Blakk
Sept 15:         Alicia Keys
Sept 26:         Juanes

St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church (Coffee House Live)
May 21:          James McMurtry (7 pm)

Stafford Centre (Stafford)
June 12:         Jay & The Americans/Lou Christie & The Marvelettes
August 13:     Alan Parsons Live Project

Swanny’s Grill
Tuesdays:      acoustic open mic w/Chuck Collins (6-9 pm)

Texas Crab Fest (Crystal Beach)
May 8:            Ezra Charles Band (7:45 pm); Wayne Toups (10 pm)
May 9:            The Cadillacs (noon); Andy & The Dreamsicles (3:15 pm);
                      Hamilton Loomis (5:30 pm); Mark Chesnutt (7:45 pm);
                      Secret Party Band (10 pm)
May 10:          Band Thick As Thieves (1:30 pm); Jerry Diaz & Hannah’s
                      Reef (3:45 pm)

Thoreau Woods Coffeehouse (Huntsville)
May 16:          The Flyin’ A’s w/Mark Viator & Susan Maxey

Toyota Center
July 24:          The Weeknd/Sabrina Claudio/Don Toliver
August 5:       Janet Jackson
August 10:     Harry Styles/Jenny Lewis
Sept 12:         Enrique Iglesias/Ricky Martin

University of Houston Stadium Parking Lot
May 3:            JMBLYA Fest (bands TBA)

Walter Hall Park (League City)
Sept 26:         League City Music Fest

Warehouse Live
June 12:         Winger/Bulletboys/Mike Tramp/Eddie Trunk (7 pm)
Oct 3:              Puddle of Mudd/Drowning Pool

West University Community Center
May 9:            C. Daniel Boling (7:30 pm)

White Oak Music Hall
May 7:            Fame on Fire
May 9:            Purity Ring (8 pm)
May 15:          The Reverend Shawn Amos & the Brotherhood/The Mighty Orq
May 27:          Of Monsters & Men/Gordi
June 12:         Chicano Batman/Le Butcherettes (8 pm)
Sept 2:            Deftones/Gojira/Poppy

Wildcatter Saloon (Katy)
May 2:            Jeff Scott Soto & Jason Bieler (7 pm)
May 7:            Stitched Up Heart (6 pm)
May 8:            Kidd/Six
May 31:          Lit

Willow Waterhole Music Fest
Oct 24:           Bayou City Brass Band (7 pm)
Oct 25:           Keeshea Pratt Band (5 pm)

(for upcoming events in the zyd
eco community)