Top Concerts in San Diego This Week

Here are the top concerts in San Diego this week!

San Diegans are in for a treat with Ellen DeGeneres bringing her signature humor to the stage! For classical music enthusiasts, the Mainly Mozart All-Star Orchestra Festival promises a spectacular performance. R&B and hip-hop fans can look forward to an electrifying night with Partynextdoor, known for his captivating performances and chart-topping hits.

Get out there and watch a show or two!

Thursday, June 20

Ellen’s Last Stand…Up – Balboa Theatre

Show 7:30 PM

Ellen DeGeneres, a beloved television icon and comedian, hosted The Ellen DeGeneres Show for 19 seasons, earning 64 Daytime Emmy Awards. Known for her impactful humanitarian efforts and memorable roles, she continues to influence the entertainment world with her distinctive comedic voice.

Fuerza Regida – Viejas Arena

Doors 7 PM, Show 8 PM

Fuerza Regida is a Mexican regional band formed in California. They blend acoustic music with urban lyrics and are known for their catchy tunes and social media presence. The band has released numerous albums and singles, topping charts and collaborating with other artists. Their latest EP features romantic ballads.

Mainly Mozart All-Star Orchestra Festival – Epstein Family Amphitheater

Show 7:30 PM

The biggest event in classical music returns to San Diego with the Mainly Mozart All-Star Orchestra Festival. Led by Maestro Michael Francis, it features concertmasters and principal players from the nation’s top orchestras.

José Madero: En Directo – House of Blues

Doors 7 PM

José Madero is a Mexican singer-songwriter from Monterrey, known for his Latin pop, rock, blues, and jazz music. He has released five studio albums, one live album, and numerous singles, collaborating with artists like Natalia Lafourcade and Julieta Venegas.

Third World – Belly Up

Doors 7 PM, Show 8 PM

Celebrating 49 years, Third World is a pioneering reggae-fusion band with nine Grammy nominations. Known for hits like “Now That We Found Love,” they’ve performed globally with legends and continue to inspire with positive, progressive music.

Melt-Banana – Music Box

Doors 7:30 PM, Show 8 PM

Melt Banana, a Japanese noise rock band, achieved success in the U.S. and U.K. with intense live shows and unique music. Led by Yasuko O.’s vocals and Agata’s guitar, they’ve released influential albums and overcome various lineup changes.

MINIKISS – Chevrolet Paddock Stage at San Diego County Fair

Show 8 PM

The World Famous MINIKISS is a high-energy rock band of talented little people delivering electrifying KISS-inspired performances worldwide. Known for appearances on major shows and sharing stages with top artists, they captivate audiences at prestigious venues globally.

Taylor’s Beach Party – Moonshine Beach

Doors 7 PM

Experience a live band journey through the eras of Taylor Swift. Local San Diego popstar Cassie B and her all-star band are ready to light up the stage with all your favorite Taylor Swift hits. Dance and sing along with all your fellow Swifties! Put on your best Taylor outfit and come on over Moonshine Beach for this Lover night of music!

Teethe – House of Blues

Doors 7 PM

Teethe, formed in Denton, Texas by Boone Patrello, Grahm Robinson, Madeline Dowd, and Jordan Garrett, emerged from the University of North Texas music scene. Their self-titled debut album, initially self-released in 2020, gained traction for its lo-fi aesthetic, leading to subsequent releases and a signing with Winspear.

Friday, June 21

PartyNextDoor – SOMA San Diego

Doors 7 PM

PartyNextDoor, born Jahron Brathwaite in Mississauga and based in Toronto, is known for his contemporary R&B style and collaborations with Drake, Rihanna, and ZAYN. Debuting in 2013 under Drake’s OVO Sound label, he has released multiple chart-topping albums and EPs, including the Grammy-nominated “Come and See Me” and the hit single “Loyal.”

REIK: The Panorama Tour – Pechanga Arena

Show 8 PM

Reik, a Latin pop trio from Mexicali, has enjoyed widespread acclaim with romantic songs and ballads, winning a Latin Grammy for their album “Peligro.” Known for multi-platinum successes and collaborations with artists like Maluma, they continue to influence the Latin music scene with their enduring romantic style.

Third Eye Blind: Summer God Tour 2024 – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Show 6:30 PM

Formed in ’93, Third Eye Blind bursts onto the scene with their self-titled debut, delivering introspective lyrics paired with soaring melodies in hits like “Semi-Charmed Life” and “Jumper.” Though lineup changes have followed, frontman Stephan Jenkins’ distinct vocals and socially conscious themes remain. Expect catchy hooks, infectious energy, and a touch of introspection at their live shows.

top concerts in san diego this week

Kings of Late Night – Corona Grandstand Stage at San Diego County Fair

Show 7:30 PM

Join three famous funny men for Kings of Late Night: Jay Leno, Craig Ferguson, and Arsenio Hall for a night of cutting-edge comedy, laughs, and satire on the Corona Grandstand Stage as part of the San Diego County Fair’s Toyota Summer Concert Series.

Fuerza Regida: “Official After Party” – Parq Nightclub

Show 9:30 PM

Fuerza Regida, a Mexican regional quartet known for their “requinto urbano” style, has released numerous albums and singles since their debut in 2018. With a strong social media presence and collaborations with notable artists, they’ve achieved significant chart success and continue to tour extensively.

Kool & The Gang – Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

Show 7 PM

Kool & the Gang return to The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park with hits like “Celebration” and “Jungle Boogie,” alongside Sister Sledge, who debut there with classics like “We Are Family.” The event promises a night of iconic music and dance, highlighting the enduring appeal and influence of these legendary groups.

Intocable: 30 Aniversario Tour 2024 – Civic Theatre

Show 8 PM

Intocable, one of the most influential groups in the Tejano/Norteño music scene, began over 25 years ago in Zapata, Texas. Known for hits like “Robarte un Beso” and “Te Amo (Para Siempre),” they continue to captivate audiences in the U.S. and Mexico.

Odd Mob – Nova SD

Doors 10 PM

Brisbane-based Harry Hope, aka Odd Mob, is a genre-defying electronic producer known for hits like “Is It A Banger.” With millions of streams and collaborations with industry icons, he remains a leading figure in modern electronic music.

Quicksand – House of Blues

Doors 7 PM

Quicksand, an alternative metal band from New York City’s hardcore scene, released influential albums in the ’90s and reunited in 2017 with “Interiors” and in 2021 with “Distant Populations.” Despite lineup changes and a long hiatus, their impact remains evident in bands like Thursday and At the Drive-In.

Justin Hayward: The Voice of the Moody Blues – Balboa Theatre

Show 8 PM

Justin Hayward, the voice and lead guitarist for The Moody Blues, has had a remarkable 50-year career, penning classics like “Nights in White Satin.” He continues to tour, with UK and US dates scheduled for 2024, showcasing his enduring talent.

True Villains – Moonshine Flats

Doors 8 PM

True Villains are a rock powerhouse, blending anthemic choruses, percussive punch, and amplified riffs with Beau Lastavich’s powerful vocals. Based in Nashville, they caught Grammy-winning producer Nick Raskulinecz’s attention, leading to a partnership that produced electrifying modern rock tracks.

Saturday, June 22

PartyNextDoor – SOMA San Diego

Doors 7 PM

PartyNextDoor, a Canadian R&B singer-songwriter, found success with his OVO Sound label debut and has continued to release music, collaborate with other artists, and achieve critical acclaim.

85 South Show – Civic Theatre

Show 7 PM

The 85 South Show, produced by 85 South Media, features comedians DC Young Fly, Karlous Miller, and Chico Bean. With over two million YouTube subscribers and 150,000+ live show tickets sold, the trio’s improv and roasting skills have revolutionized the comedy industry.

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San Diego Smooth Jazz Festival – The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

Show 3:30 PM

Uniting music lovers from around the world, the 6th Annual San Diego Smooth Jazz Festival, presented by Rainbow Promotions, combines the soothing sounds of smooth jazz, a variety of delicious cuisine, and an amazing atmosphere!

iLuminate: An Immersion of Technology, Movement, & Music – The Sound

Show 8 PM

iLuminate, lauded as “The BEST NEW ACT in America” on America’s Got Talent in 2011, fuses technology and dance to create a unique visual experience. Founded by Miral Kotb, the company features dancers in glow-in-the-dark suits performing dynamic routines, inspiring audiences, and empowering youth to explore STEM/STEAM and creative pursuits.

Randy Rogers Band – House of Blues

Doors 7 PM

The Randy Rogers Band, a country group with over 17 years together, is known for their strong camaraderie and high-energy performances. Their latest album, Hellbent, showcases their unique blend of personalities and commitment to creating meaningful music, reflecting their long-term dedication and success in the competitive music industry.

Audien – Nova SD

Doors 10 PM

Audien, a Grammy-nominated DJ and producer from Mystic, Connecticut, is renowned for his uplifting trance and progressive house tracks. With hits like “Pompeii” and “Something Better,” he’s a staple in the dance music scene, continually releasing chart-topping singles.

Four Color Zack – Parq Nightclub

Show 10 PM

Four Color Zack is a renowned “DJ’s DJ” known for his technical prowess and dynamic party rocking. With winning sets at the Red Bull Thre3style World Championships and a prolific touring schedule, he consistently reinvents modern party DJing with his creative sets and celebrated mixtapes.

True Villains – Moonshine Flats

Doors 8 PM

True Villains are a Nashville-based rock powerhouse known for their anthemic choruses and electrifying live performances. Their modern rock sound, influenced by classic ’60s, ’70s, and ’80s rock, has garnered the attention of Grammy-winning producer Nick Raskulinecz, leading to powerful collaborations and a growing fanbase.

Dead Man’s Party – Music Box

Doors 7 PM, Show 8 PM

DEAD MAN’S PARTY, an 8-piece tribute band, has been emulating Oingo Boingo and Danny Elfman live since 2001 with an authentic line-up and convincing performances. Fans praise their accuracy and the frontman’s striking resemblance to Elfman.

Sunday, June 23

Illenium – Nova SD

Doors 10 PM

Nick Miller, aka ILLENIUM, has achieved over 8 billion streams in his 10-year career. Known for dynamic tracks and emotional ballads, his latest self-titled album features collaborations with Travis Barker and Avril Lavigne, marking a new chapter.

top concerts in san diego this week

Al Stewart – Belly Up

Doors 6:30 PM, Show 7:30 PM

Al Stewart, a key figure in the British folk revival of the ’60s and ’70s, blends folk-rock with historical tales. Known for hits like “Year of the Cat,” he continues to tour extensively across the U.S. and Europe.

Concerts in San Diego: June 2024

Madison Beer – SOMA San Diego

Madison Beer, a platinum-selling artist from Long Island, rose to fame with Justin Bieber’s endorsement, evolving into a singer-songwriter-producer known for her mix of electronic pop, alt-rock, and R&B. With hits like “Hurts Like Hell” and charting albums like “Life Support,” she’s also ventured into writing with her memoir “The Half of It,” and continued her musical journey with her second album “Silence Between the Songs.”

Blink-182 – Petco Park

Blink-182, the iconic pop-punk band known for their humorous and high-energy anthems, achieved mainstream success with “Enema of the State,” underwent hiatus and internal changes but reunited with their classic lineup for a 2023 resurgence and tour.

Noah Kahan: We’ll All Be Here Forever Tour – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Noah Kahan, a talented American singer-songwriter known for his warm, raspy voice, has made a mark in the folk-infused pop scene, drawing comparisons to artists like Ben Howard and Vance Joy. With a series of successful releases, including his debut album “Busyhead,” Kahan has been steadily refining his songwriting and gaining recognition in the music industry.

The Doobie Brothers – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

The Doobie Brothers transitioned from boogie rock to blue-eyed soul, marked by hits like “Black Water” and “What a Fool Believes.” With members like Tom Johnston and Michael McDonald, they’ve seen lineup changes, reunions, and sustained live success into the 2020s, culminating in a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction.

The Killer Dueling Pianos – Lakehouse Resort San Marcos

The Killer Dueling Pianos, led by Ryan Bueter, offers a highly interactive, all-request live show for a variety of events across the U.S., featuring a vast song catalog that appeals to all ages.

Chicano Batman – Cal Coast Credit Union Theatre

Chicano Batman, formed in 2008 in Los Angeles, blends Tropicália, psychedelia, and soul into lively, thought-provoking music. Their albums, including 2020’s “Invisible People” and 2024’s “Notebook Fantasy,” showcase evolving sophistication and retro-electronic elements.

Concerts in San Diego: July 2024

Niall Horan: “THE SHOW” Live On Tour 2024 – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Niall Horan, former One Direction member, launched a successful solo career with chart-topping albums like “Flicker” and “Heartbreak Weather.” His third album, “The Show,” released in 2023, includes the hit single “Heaven.”

New Kids On The Block With Paula Abdul & DJ Jazzy Jeff – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

New Kids on the Block, a highly successful boy band from the late ’80s, known for their R&B-infused pop and dance-oriented image, achieved immense popularity with hits like “Hangin’ Tough” and “Step by Step,” earning millions and influencing the late ’90s teen pop boom. After disbanding in 1994, they made a comeback in 2008 with “The Block” album, continuing to tour and release new material, including the 2017 EP “Thankful.”

Il Divo: XX | 20th Anniversary Tour – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Il Divo, a quartet with 20 years of music and brotherhood, has grown like fine wine, showcasing their rich individual talents in their tenth and first independent album, XX: 20TH ANNIVERSARY ALBUM.

Lake Street Dive – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

Lake Street Dive, formed in 2004, blends neo-soul and pop/rock with elements of jazz and funk; they gained acclaim with live performances and original songs, followed by a successful covers EP in 2012; their evolution continued with albums like “Bad Self Portraits,” “Side Pony,” and “Free Yourself Up,” culminating in 2021’s “Obviously,” which incorporated feminist and socially conscious themes; the band revisited cover songs in 2022 with “Fun Machine: The Sequel EP.”

Heather McDonald – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Heather McDonald’s “Juicy Scoop” podcast boasts over 100 million downloads and a loyal fan base, making it a top comedy interview show. Known for her stand-up specials on major platforms and viral pop culture content, Heather is also celebrated for her relatable storytelling about family life and her tenure on E!’s “Chelsea Lately.”

Josh Turner: The Greatest Hits Tour – Harrah’s Resort SoCal

Josh Turner is set to perform in Funner, California, this July, bringing his hits like “Long Black Train.” With over 5.8 billion global streams and a Greatest Hits album released in 2023, Turner supports music education through his scholarship fund.

Harry Connick, Jr. – The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

Harry Connick, Jr. is a multi-award-winning entertainer recognized for his achievements in music, film, television, and Broadway. He is a best-selling musician and legendary live performer with millions of recordings sold globally.

Yung Gravy – Del Mar Fairgrounds

Yung Gravy, a rapper from Minnesota, gained viral fame in the late 2010s with a unique blend of trap beats and retro samples, leading to hits like “Mr. Clean” and “Betty (Get Money).” Signed to Republic Records, he released successful albums such as “Sensational,” “Gasanova,” and “Marvelous,” and frequently collaborated with bbno$.

Michael Franti & Spearhead – The Sound

Michael Franti is celebrated for his high-energy music, activism, and optimism, achieving three Billboard No. 1 hits and extensive worldwide philanthropy. He owns the boutique hotel Soulshine Bali, directs films, and fosters community through his non-profit, Do It For The Love.

Lindsey Stirling – Civic Theatre

Lindsey is a multi-award-winning musician and electronic violinist known for her genre-bending virtuosity and extraordinary dancing. Her live shows, featuring intricate choreography, aerial acts, and self-designed costumes, create a mesmerizing and unforgettable experience, having sold over 1 million tickets.

Jewel & Melissa Etheridge – The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

Jewel, from an Alaskan homestead to a homeless teenager, became a multi-platinum recording artist with over 30 million albums sold and numerous awards. Melissa Etheridge gained fame with hits like “I’m the Only One” and “Come to My Window,” winning two GRAMMY® Awards and achieving commercial success with her album “Yes I Am.”

Cage The Elephant: Neon Pill Tour – Viejas Arena

Cage the Elephant, known for their alternative rock sound, achieved mainstream success with hits like “Ain’t No Rest for the Wicked” and Grammy-winning albums “Tell Me I’m Pretty” and “Social Cues.” After a five-year hiatus, they released their sixth album, “Neon Pill,” in May 2024.

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Dream Like Taylor: A Live Band Journey Through The Enchanted Eras of Taylor Swift – Epstein Family Amphitheater

With her distinct style, legendary catalog of music, and stage presence like no other, it’s easy to see why Taylor Swift is one of the most successful and influential artists of the 21st century. This tribute, created by Cassie B and developed at UC San Diego, features all of Taylor’s top hits, including “Shake It Off,” “Blank Space,” “Love Story,” “You Belong With Me,” “Look What You Made Me Do,” “Wildest Dreams,” and more!

Ben Platt: The Honeymind Tour – Civic Theatre

Ben Platt announces “The Honeymind Tour,” with Brandy Clark as the supporting act, starting July 21 in San Diego. Platt’s new album, Honeymind, featuring singles “Cherry On Top” and “Andrew,” will be released on May 31.

The Lao Tizer Band – Lou Lou’s Jungle Room

DownBeat “Jazz Group of the Year ” nominee The Lao Tizer Band will make their debut appearance at Lou Lou’s Jungle Room in support of their forthcoming August 2024 album and video release, AMPLIFY. The new release is a major evolution for the group and includes five new original vocals and four new original instrumentals, with an all-star cast.

Concerts in San Diego: August 2024

John Legend: A Night of Songs and Stories with the San Diego Symphony Orchestra – The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

This special performance will feature songs and stories with 12-time GRAMMY® winner John Legend, alongside the San Diego Symphony Orchestra. Experience intimate reimaginings of his greatest hits (“All of Me,” “Ordinary People,” “Tonight”), unexpected stories from Legend’s life and career, and selections from his most recent release LEGEND (“Nervous,” “Wonder Woman”).

JASON MRAZ and THE SUPERBAND: The Mystical Magical Rhythmical Radical Ride – The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

Jason Mraz is a singer-songwriter known for his breezy melodic pop, incorporating elements of folk, jam band music, hip-hop, and soft rock, who gained prominence with hits like “The Remedy” and “I’m Yours,” achieving Grammy success and continuing to release albums, including his latest, “Mystical Magical Rhythmical Radical Ride,” in 2023.

Luke Bryan: Mind of a Country Boy Tour 2024 – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Luke Bryan, a pivotal bro-country figure, achieved fame with hits like “Country Girl (Shake It for Me),” transitioning into pop through TV roles. Raised in Georgia, he moved to Nashville, signed with Capitol Records, and released multiple chart-topping albums, blending pop-rock with traditional country, shaping 2010s mainstream country music.

Lainey Wilson: Country’s Cool Again Tour – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Lainey Wilson brings a heartfelt Southern authenticity to contemporary country music, with a voice that carries a hometown twang and lyrics that strike a balance between tough and tender; her journey from a Louisiana small town to Nashville success is etched in her chart-topping hits and award-winning performances, resonating a revival of ’70s country-rock spirit.

Foo Fighters – Petco Park

Foo Fighters evolved from Dave Grohl’s solo project into a leading rock act with a relentless work ethic, marked by a distinct sound, consistent touring and recording, multiple Grammys, and resilience through tragedy, leading to their 2021 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction and the cathartic 2023 album “But Here We Are” following drummer Taylor Hawkins’ death.

Sebastian Maniscalco – Viejas Arena

Sebastian Maniscalco, a celebrated comedian and actor known for his sold-out shows and roles in films like “The Irishman,” has risen from stand-up comedy to widespread fame, receiving accolades for his touring achievements and expanding his career into the realms of television and dramatic cinema.

Christopher Cross – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Christopher Cross, with a debut in 1980 winning the “Big Four” Grammy Awards, has sold over 10 million albums and earned an Oscar and Golden Globe. Marking his 40th year with “The Complete Works,” he remains an influential artist celebrated for hits like “Sailing.”

O.A.R. – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

O.A.R. (Of a Revolution), originally a college jam rock band, evolved into a chart-topping alternative rock group with a dedicated fan base through relentless touring and albums like “The Rockville LP” and “The Mighty.” In 2022, they released their tenth album, “Arcade,” featuring the popular track “In the Clouds.”

Alice Cooper: Too Close For Comfort – Harrah’s Resort SoCal

Alice Cooper, the pioneer of shock rock, is known for his theatrical concerts featuring electric chairs, guillotines, and fake blood. With a career boasting platinum albums, sold-out tours, and numerous awards, Cooper continues to tour and record, maintaining his significant impact on rock & roll and popular culture.

Joss Stone: Ellipsis Tour – Epstein Family Amphitheater

Show 7 PM

World-renowned British soul sensation Joss Stone is set to captivate audiences once again with her upcoming ‘Ellipsis’ tour, following the resounding success of last year’s ’20 Years of Soul Tour.’. The ‘Ellipsis’ tour promises a night of unparalleled musical magic as Joss takes to the stage to perform an eclectic mix of her classic hits spanning her illustrious career, as well as one or two tantalizing tasters of things to come.

The Dead South – The Sound

Hailing from Regina, Canada, the Dead South combines punk spirit with bluegrass and old-time string band music; they gained international recognition with albums like “Good Company” and “Illusion & Doubt,” and their 2019 release “Sugar & Joy” topped the Billboard Bluegrass chart.

The Australian Pink Floyd Show: World Tour 2024 – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

The Australian Pink Floyd Show, after nearly 40 years of global performances, is renowned for its Pink Floyd tribute concerts, having sold over five million tickets across 35 countries. Praised as “The Gold Standard” by The Times and chosen by David Gilmour for his 50th birthday, they continue to captivate fans with Pink Floyd’s greatest hits.

Magic Men Australia – The Magnolia

Magic Men Australia showcases a captivating blend of masculinity and entertainment, redefining the art of adult performances. With their unique and intriguing displays, these Aussie hunks offer an unforgettable experience, captivating audiences with their charisma and talent.

Trey Kennedy: Grow Up – Harrah’s Resort SoCal

Originally from Oklahoma, Trey became a Vine sensation while attending Oklahoma State University, amassing over 2.5 million followers. He now enjoys over 12 million followers across platforms like Instagram and TikTok. Trey also hosts the “Correct Opinions” podcast and recently completed a sold-out U.S. comedy tour. His special, “Are You For Real?” is on YouTube.

Don Omar: Back to Reggaeton Tour – Pechanga Arena

Puerto Rican artist Don Omar, a prominent figure in Urban/Reggaeton, achieved Platinum status with his album “The Last Don Live.” His debut album sold over 350,000 copies, earning him multiple Billboard Latin Music Awards and solidifying his international career.

Norah Jones: Visions Tour 2024 – The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

Norah Jones, a multi-GRAMMY® winning singer and pianist, recently launched her podcast “Playing Along” to collaborate with other musicians. Her ninth solo album, “Visions,” a joyful and vibrant 12-song set produced with Leon Michels, will be released on March 8th, contrasting the darker themes of her 2020 album “Pick Me Up Off The Floor.”

Jane’s Addiction: North American Tour – Petco Park

Jane’s Addiction, an influential ’80s/’90s alternative rock band from LA, known for their hybrid sound and provocative art, released landmark albums and reunited multiple times, maintaining their cult status and performing regularly into the 2000s.

Concerts in San Diego: September 2024

P!nk Summer Carnival – Petco Park

P!nk, a singer known for her dynamic blend of pop and rock, made her mark with hits like “Get the Party Started” and “Just Give Me a Reason,” earning Grammy Awards and topping charts with her albums like “M!ssundaztood” and “The Truth About Love,” while continuing to evolve her sound with releases like “Hurts 2B Human” and “Trustfall.”

Hozier: Unreal Unearth Tour 2024 – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Irish singer and multi-instrumentalist Hozier gained global recognition with his viral hit “Take Me to Church” in 2013, leading to a successful career with platinum albums and a Grammy nomination, followed by the release of albums like “Wasteland, Baby!” and the concept album “Unreal Unearth” in 2023, showcasing his diverse influences and musical talents.

Peter Hook & The Light: North American Tour 2024 – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Peter Hook, known for his involvement in Joy Division and New Order, has been revisiting and performing the albums from his bands’ repertoire annually, culminating in celebrations of over four decades of Joy Division’s influence, with a focus on their Substance compilations, expressing his ongoing enjoyment of these performances and anticipation for the future.

Green Day – Petco Park

Green Day, a Bay Area trio, rose to fame in the early ’90s as a pop-punk band before evolving into a more melodic and diverse act, achieving massive success with albums like “Dookie” and “American Idiot” and continuing to influence the punk and rock scene with their rebellious attitude and style.

Tori Kelly: Purple Skies Tour – House of Blues

Two-time Grammy-winning artist Tori Kelly is touring North America in 2024 with her new album ‘Tori’. Rising to fame from YouTube, Kelly’s career includes chart-topping music and voice acting in ‘Sing’.

Peso Pluma: The Exodo Tour 2024 – Pechanga Arena

Peso Pluma, fresh off his 2024 GRAMMY® win for Best Música Mexicana Album with “Génesis,” announces new dates for his 2024 “Éxodo” tour, spanning over 35 North American cities. Following his success on The Tonight Show and Coachella, the tour coincides with his new album release on June 20.

Dan and Shay – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Dan + Shay, a Grammy-winning duo formed in 2012, blend country and pop, gaining a large following with their top-charting albums and hits like their 2021 collaboration with Justin Bieber. Their energetic performances and catchy songs have taken the music world by storm.

Alec Benjamin – SOMA San Diego

Arizona native Alec Benjamin, known for hits like ‘Paper Crown’ and ‘I Built A Friend,’ is launching his ’12 Notes’ tour this fall. At 25, his storytelling music in ‘Narrated for You’ resonates widely, marking a significant rise from his early days performing in parking lots.

Wallows – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

Wallows, blending ’80s sounds and bedroom pop, emerged with actors Dylan Minnette and Braeden Lemasters. Their debut, “Nothing Happens,” and follow-up, “Tell Me That It’s Over,” charted successes with singles like “Are You Bored Yet?” featuring Clairo.

Hoodoo Gurus: U.S. Tour 2024 – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

The Hoodoo Gurus’ iconic songs like “What’s My Scene,” “I Want You Back,” and “Miss Freelove ’69” are just a glimpse of their extensive repertoire that has left an indelible mark on Australian and international music fans from the 1980s to the present day.

Ringo Starr and His All Starr Band – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

From his Beatles beginnings to a thriving solo career, Ringo Starr has released 20 solo albums, earned nine GRAMMYs, and been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame twice. Celebrating 35 years with his All Starr Band in 2024, Ringo continues to shine as a musician, actor, and visual artist.

Dustin Lynch: Killed the Cowboy Summer Tour – Waterfront Park

Country star Dustin Lynch, from Tullahoma, Tennessee, is touring with music from his upcoming album “Small Town Boy” and other hits. Influenced by Garth Brooks and Alan Jackson, Lynch’s career took off with his 2012 self-titled debut album.

Franco Escamilla – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

Franco Escamilla, known as “El Amo del Sarcasmo” or “The Master of Sarcasm,” is a Mexican standup comedian, singer/songwriter, and radio personality who gained fame through his YouTube channel and hosted his comedic talk show, “El Show de Franco Escamilla,” in 2016, and made his music recording debut with the album “Fe” in 2017, followed by a Comedy Central special and U.S. theater tour.

Two Door Cinema Club – Petco Park

Two Door Cinema Club, hailing from Northern Ireland, blends post-punk and electronic influences, gaining early success with 2010’s Tourist History. Their sound evolved through albums like Beacon and Gameshow, reaching the U.K. Top Ten and experimenting with disco and synth-pop. Their journey continued with 2019’s False Alarm and 2022’s Keep On Smiling, showcasing their adaptability and growth in the indie music scene.

Dan + Shay: Heartbreak On The Map Tour – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Dan + Shay, the country-pop duo of Dan Smyers and Shay Mooney, began dominating charts in the early 2010s with hits like “Tequila” and “Speechless,” both Grammy winners. Known for their soft, melodic sound, they’ve expanded into pop with the crossover hit “10,000 Hours” with Justin Bieber. Their latest releases include 2021’s “Good Things” and 2023’s “Bigger Houses.”

Jon Pardi: Mr. Saturday Night Tour 2024 – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Jon Pardi, an ACM and CMA award-winning artist, is celebrated for blending traditional country instrumentation with modern influences, earning him widespread acclaim. In 2024, he became the first California native inducted into the Grand Ole Opry and released his first Christmas album, continuing his Mr. Saturday Night World Tour and releasing new music.

A Play it Forward Fundraiser featuring Don Felder (Formerly of the Eagles) – Belly Up

You are invited to experience an amazing concert event featuring Don Felder, a former lead guitarist of the Eagles, as he presents some of the most dynamic music from his ever-evolving career! By joining this concert, you will be directly benefiting the Museum of Making Music’s education programs.

Concerts in San Diego: October 2024

Marc Anthony: Historia Tour – Pechanga Arena

Marc Anthony, born Marco Antonio Muñíz in NYC to Puerto Rican parents, is the best-selling salsa artist of all time and a leading figure in Latin music. With over 105 Billboard number-one hits and 15.218 billion views across platforms, he continues his influential career into its fourth decade.

Pitbull: Party After Dark Tour – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Pitbull, born Armando Christian Perez, transitioned from Miami’s hip-hop scene to global stardom with hits like “Timber.” His music, blending pop and reggaeton, reflects his Cuban heritage, earning him a Grammy and massive worldwide success.

Viejas Arena Troye Sivan & Charli XCX – Viejas Arena

Pop superstars Charli XCX and Troye Sivan are teaming up for the ‘Sweat Tour’ across North America this fall. Starting in Detroit in September and ending in Seattle in November, the tour features Shygirl as support, promising an exciting pop extravaganza.

A Boogie wit da Hoodie – Gallagher Square

Bronx rapper A Boogie wit da Hoodie combines trap beats with melodic flows and occasional R&B smoothness. Known for hits like “Drowning” and chart-topping albums Hoodie SZN and Artist 2.0, he continues his success with 2022’s Me vs. Myself.

Cigarettes After Sex – Viejas Arena

Cigarettes After Sex, led by Greg Gonzalez, rose to fame with their dreamy ambient pop, marked by viral hits and albums like their 2017 self-titled debut and 2019’s Cry. Their music, including singles “Pistol” and “Bubblegum,” blends intimate lyrics with ethereal soundscapes, leading to their latest work, “Tejano Blue,” from the 2024 album X’s.

Teddy Swims: Everything But Therapy 2024 Tour – Harrah’s Resort SoCal

Teddy Swims, real name Jaten Dimsdale, is an American singer-songwriter from Conyers, Georgia, who rose to fame with viral YouTube covers, including Shania Twain’s songs. Known for his soulful voice influenced by Otis Redding and Marvin Gaye, he connects deeply with fans through his blend of soul, R&B, and country.

Eric Clapton – Pechanga Arena

Eric Clapton, once nicknamed “God,” epitomized the guitar hero with his impactful solos in Cream and the Bluesbreakers. He embraced singing in his solo career, featuring hits like “Wonderful Tonight.” His ’90s resurgence with “Unplugged” and collaborations with idols like B.B. King reaffirmed his blues roots.

Orville Peck – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

Mysterious country artist Orville Peck, known for his fringed mask, is embarking on ‘The Stampede Tour’ across North America and Canada, promoting his second album, Bronco. Since 2018, Peck has made his mark with his unique style, a RuPaul’s Drag Race appearance, and collaborations with top country artists.

Imagine Dragons: LOOM WORLD TOUR – North Island Credit Union Amphitheatre

Imagine Dragons, emerging from the Nevada desert in the late 2000s, became a powerhouse with their mix of rock and pop. Their Grammy-winning “Radioactive” highlighted the debut album Night Visions. Success continued with Evolve and recent albums Mercury: Act 1 and Act 2, blending mature themes with their signature sound.

Maxwell – Viejas Arena

Maxwell, a pivotal neo-soul figure, gained fame with his 1996 debut “Maxwell’s Urban Hang Suite.” Celebrated for blending classical soul influences, he won a Grammy for “BLACKsummers’night” and continued impacting R&B with “blackSUMMERS’night” in 2016.

Parker McCollum – Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre

Parker McCollum, an Americana artist from Austin, Texas, blends influences from rock, soul, and country. Since his 2015 debut, “The Limestone Kid,” he has seen success with albums like “Gold Chain Cowboy,” which charted on Billboard’s Country chart. His latest album, “Never Enough,” released in 2023, continues to root in heartland rock.

Kacey Musgraves: DEEPER WELL WORLD TOUR – Pechanga Arena

Kacey Musgraves, known for bending country traditions with progressive ideas, emerged with hits like “Merry Go Round.” Her 2018 album, “Golden Hour,” won the Grammy for Album of the Year, showcasing her cross-genre appeal. Following the acclaimed “Star-Crossed” in 2021, Musgraves continued to explore new collaborations and sounds, maintaining her status as a pivotal figure in modern country music.

Chris Tomlin – Viejas Arena

Chris Tomlin is a renowned Christian musician with over seven million records sold. Known for hits like “How Great Is Our God,” his work has topped charts since the mid-’90s, blending worship with pop influences across several award-winning albums.

Suki Waterhouse – The Sound

Suki Waterhouse combines lovelorn retro-pop with acting, releasing hits like “Brutally.” Signed to Sub Pop, her debut album “I Can’t Let Go” and “Milk Teeth” EP followed. Notable film roles include “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” and “A Rainy Day in New York.”

Still Woozy: Loveseat Tour – The Rady Shell at Jacobs Park

Still Woozy, the stage name of Portland-based Sven Gamsky, creates psychedelic alternative music blending acoustic and electronic elements. His 2021 debut album, If This Isn’t Nice, I Don’t Know What Is, and upcoming sophomore album Loveseat showcase his unique, infectious sound.

Air Supply: The Lost in Love Experience – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Russell Hitchcock’s tenor voice and Graham Russell’s songs created Air Supply’s unique sound, captivating global audiences with their live shows. Their hits, including “Making Love Out Of Nothing At All,” solidified their enduring influence in modern music.

Alan Cumming & Ari Shapiro-Och & Oy: A Considered Cabaret – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Alan Cumming (Cabaret, The Good Wife) and Ari Shapiro (NPR’s All Things Considered, Pink Martini) team up in “Och & Oy! A Considered Cabaret,” a critically acclaimed evening of tunes and stories. Directed by Henry Koperski, this ever-changing show highlights their chemistry and shared storytelling talents.

Concerts in San Diego: November 2024

Sabrina Carpenter: Short n’ Sweet Tour – Pechanga Arena

Sabrina Carpenter, actress, recording artist, and songwriter, starred in Disney Channel’s Girl Meets World in 2014 before launching a successful pop career with albums like EVOLution (2016) and emails i can’t send (2022). Known for roles in Tall Girl and Clouds, she achieved a global hit in 2024 with “Espresso” and continues to captivate audiences with her music and performances.

Mat Kearney: Headlights Home Tour – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Mat Kearney, a Multi-Platinum songwriter and producer, has showcased his music on major shows like TODAY and The Tonight Show, and received accolades from notable publications. Known for his extensive touring with artists like John Mayer, his latest album, “January Flower,” is now available.

Sofi Tukker – Petco Park

SOFI TUKKER, the dance duo of Sophie Hawley-Weld and Tucker Halpern, infuses global beats with a vibrant Brazilian influence. Celebrating a decade together, they blend diverse musical styles and cultural themes, fostering a strong community connection, showcased in tracks like “Trompa” and “Jacaré,” and engaging in impactful philanthropy.

Cyndi Lauper: Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Farewell Tour – Viejas Arena

Cyndi Lauper, the iconic ’80s singer, announces her ‘Girls Just Wanna Have Fun Farewell’ tour, her first in a decade, following the release of her documentary ‘Let the Canary Sing.’ Lauper’s three-decade career includes over 50 million records sold, 14 Grammy nominations, and success as a Tony and Olivier-winning Broadway composer.

ZZ Top: The Elevation Tour – Humphreys Concerts by the Bay

Founded in 1969, ZZ Top became a top concert and recording attraction with hits like “La Grange,” “Sharp Dressed Man,” and “Legs.” Despite Dusty Hill’s 2021 passing, the band continues with Elwood Francis. Their 2022 album “RAW” pays homage to their roots.

Hanson: Underneath Experience Tour – House of Blues

Hanson, a sibling band from Tulsa, Oklahoma, rose to fame in the ’90s with their infectious pop hit “MMMBop” from their debut album Middle of Nowhere (1997). Transitioning to a more mature sound, they established their 3CG label, releasing several albums like This Time Around (2000), The Walk (2007), Anthem (2013), and Against the World (2021), balancing past pop charm with a forward-looking approach.

Concerts in San Diego: December 2024

Andrea Bocelli – Pechanga Arena

Andrea Bocelli’s 2024 North American tour starts tonight in Pittsburgh, featuring music from his album “A Family Christmas” and other hits. Sponsored by Stifel, the tour includes stops in major cities like Milwaukee and Toronto. Tickets are available on his website and through Gelb Productions.

Jim Brickman: Comfor & Joy – Balboa Theatre

Comfort & Joy showcases Jim Brickman’s heartfelt compositions, emphasizing love and gratitude. His tour promises a captivating Christmas celebration with original holiday classics and beloved seasonal favorites, offering unique and unforgettable experiences.

Heart – Pechanga Arena

Sisters Ann and Nancy Wilson lead Heart, a rock group that rose to fame in the mid-’70s with hits like “Magic Man” and “Barracuda,” later achieving mainstream success in the ’80s with tracks like “Alone.” Their career spans multiple decades, blending progressive rock, hard rock, and folk, culminating in their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2013.

See you there, San Diego!

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