- If you like string bands (and who doesn't?), check out Trampled By Turtles at The Observatory in Santa Ana. honeyhoney is also on the bill.
- For a good blues show, head to Bliss 525 in Long Beach for Whiteboy James and The Blues Express.
- Local band Allensworth releases its new album Against the Grain at the House of Blues Anaheim.
- Local roots rock singer-songwriter Ry Bradley plays The Pike in Long Beach.