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Best live music in Boston this week (2/17 – 2/23)

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As always, Boston offers some killer shows at some legendary venues. Here’s what’s in store for this week:

*Can’t miss show of the week (italicized)

Monday (2/17)

Deaf Havana - Great Scott, Allston
Genre: Post-hardcore
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: $10

*The Black Angels, Roky Erickson - The Sinclair, Cambridge
Genre: Psychadelic rock
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: Free with RSVP

Tuesday (2/18)

Kat Dahlia, Kesington Kross - Brighton Music Hall, Allston
Genre: Hip-hop
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $12

Glasvegas - Great Scott, Allston
Genre: Indie rock
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: $15

Richie Ramone - The Middle East, Cambridge
Genre: Punk
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $16

Wednesday (2/19)

Sam Roberts Band - Great Scott, Allston
Genre: Alternative rock
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: $15

Reggie and The Full Effect - Brighton Music Hall, Allston
Genre: Post-hardcore
Show time: 6:30pm
Price: $14

Eldar Trio - Scullers Jazz Club, Boston
Genre: Jazz
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $25

Two Cow Garage - The Middle East, Cambridge
Genre: Alt. country
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $9

Noam Pikelny & Friends - The Sinclair, Cambridge
Genre: Bluegrass
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: $20

Earl Sweatshirt, XXYYXX - Middle East Downstairs, Cambridge
Genre: Hip-hop
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: Free with RSVP

Thursday (2/20)

The Casket Girls, Dreamend - Great Scott, Allston
Genre: Indie pop
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: $8

Cheap Time - Church of Boston, Boston
Genre: Garage rock
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $10

Big Gigantic - House of Blues, Boston
Genre: Eclectic electronic
Show time: 7:30pm
Price: $25 - $35

*Rhye - Royale Boston, Boston
Genre: Indie chillout
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $20

Into It. Over It., The World is a Beautiful Place and I Am No Longer Afraid to Die - The Sinclair, Cambridge
Genre: Emo indie
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $15

*Baths, Anamanaguchi - Middle East Downstairs
Genre: Glitch-hop
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: Free with RSVP

Friday (2/21)

Lost in the Trees, All Tiny Creatures - MFA, Boston
Genre: Indie folk
Show time: 8:15pm
Price: $16 - $25

Railroad Earth, Ballroom Thieves - House of Blues, Boston
Genre: Bluegrass/Americana
Show time: 7:30pm
Price: $23

Lake Street Dive - The Sinclair, Cambridge
Genre: Soul/Jazz
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $20

Saturday (2/22)

*Mos Def - Wilbur Theater, Boston
Genre: Hip-hop
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: $35 - $45

Kelly Joe Phelps - Club Passim, Cambridge
Genre: Americana
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $25

Big Head Todd and The Monsters - House of Blues, Boston
Genre: Alternative rock
Show time: 7:00pm
Price: $25

Gardens & Villa - Middle East Upstairs, Cambridge
Genre: Shoegaze
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $12

The Sword, Big Business - Middle East Downstairs, Cambridge
Genre: Metal
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $20

Asaf Avidan - Somerville Theater, Somerville
Genre: Folk
Show time: 8:00pm
Price: $28

Sunday (2/23)

Between the Buried and Me, Deafheaven - Royale Boston Boston
Genre: Progressive metal
Show time: 7:30pm
Price: $22

Transit, Hit the Lights - Brighton Music Hall, Allston
Genre: Post-hardcore
Show time: 6:00pm
Price: $13

Delorean, Until the Ribbon Breaks - The Sinclair, Cambridge
Genre: Electronic indie
Show time: 9:00pm
Price: $16

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