It seems like there can never be enough Depeche Mode to satisfy Los Angeles, which is why a new tour date has been added! Already scheduled to perform at the Santa Barbara Bowl on Tuesday, Sept. 24, as well as Los Angeles dates at the Staples Center on Saturday, Sept. 28, and Sunday, Sept. 29, Depeche Mode has added a third Staples Center show on Wednesday, Oct. 2. The band is currently touring in support of newest release Delta Machine. Crystal Castles is the opener for all these shows.
Before performing at the Troubadour next week, Youngblood Hawke has a warm-up show this weekend! The band has teamed up with KROQ for a promotional show at Santa Anita Park on Saturday, March 2. Gates open at 10:00 a.m., races start at 12:00 p.m., and the band will perform two live sets throughout the afternoon. Also, KROQ DJs will spin music in between. Admission to see Youngblood Hawke at Santa Anita Park are on sale now for $5.00 for a general admission ticket, which you can buy now via Ticketmob. (Those who are 17 and under are FREE when accompanied by an adult.)
Green Day has announced a return to Southern California, headlining the L.A. Memorial Sports Arena on Thursday, April 18. Best Coast will open the show. Tickets for this upcoming Green Day concert will go on sale Friday, Feb. 22, at 10:00 a.m. via Ticketmaster for $26.50 to $46.50 each plus service fees. If you would like to buy your tickets early, KROQ will have a presale on Wednesday, Feb. 20, at 10:00 a.m. Password: KROQGREENDAY Goldenvoice will also have a presale on Thursday, Feb. 21 at 10:00 a.m. Password: UNODOSTRE
Following a SOLD OUT show at the EchoPlex in October, the original Shiny Toy Guns lineup is back with another local concert! In support of newest release III, Shiny Toy Guns has teamed up with KROQ for a promotional show at Santa Anita Park on Saturday, Jan. 26. Gates open at 10:00 a.m., races start at 12:00 p.m., and the band will perform two live sets throughout the afternoon. KROQ DJs will also spin music.
Admission to see Carah Faye and the rest of Shiny Toy Guns at Santa Anita Park is available with the purchase of a $5.00 general admission ticket, which you can buy now via Ticketmob. (Those who are 17 and under are FREE when accompanied by an adult.) Click below, Scenestar readers, to see Shiny Toy Guns live this month, and enjoy a day at the races!
It's the first week of the New Year, and tonight kicks off FREE monthly residencies, Scenestar readers. Our choice for Show of the Night is one of our favorite local acts, PAPA! In support of debut EP A Good Woman Is Hard To Find as well as their forthcoming full-length album, PAPA will perform at the Bootleg Bar for the first show of their Monday night residency this month. Beat Club and Wardell are the openers for the FREE 21+ show, and KROQ's Kat Corbett will DJ in between sets. (PAPA also has a show this month at the Constellation Room in Santa Ana on Tuesday, Jan. 22, with Wildcat! Wildcat!.)
If you can’t get into this show, your other music options include Austin Brown, Feeding People, Yellow Alex, Yuna, and many more, which you can check out at the jump. Also, since tonight is residency night in Los Angeles, if you're 21 and over, there's a bunch of FREE shows by local bands that you can check out. Click here for ticket links and info on all upcoming local shows on our concert calendar. For any further updates, be sure to also follow us on Twitter for any last-minute news and set times (posted daily in the comments section) if available for select shows!
Tickets to see Alex Clare at the Regency Ballroom will go on sale this Friday, Dec. 21, at 10:00 a.m. via AXS for $21.00 to $23.00 each plus service fees. No word yet on a Los Angeles-area date, but we'll keep you informed as always, Scenestar readers!
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