The Big List Of This Weekend’s Top Concerts In San Diego

There’s a lot of diverse talent playing this week.

Hit the beach, then head out for a show at night! We’ll see you out there!

Thursday, June 7

The Mainly Mozart Festival Presents Mak Grgic – Music Box

Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM

Grgic, a guitar virtuoso, has established himself as one of the up-and-coming performers with diverse capabilities guaranteed to move the crowd. Between his work with Grammy award winning producer: John Schneider or his co-foundation of the contemporary octet: DC8, Grgic ensures a progressive take on music. Mak Grgic- a San Diego concert definitely worth seeing.

Revival of the Singer Songwriter – Belly Up

Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM
This production will be a night of great acoustic led jams featuring some of the finest musicians San Diego has to offer! Revival of the Singer-Songwriter is a combination of live music and theater acts performed by fine local musicians. Catch amazing artists: Nathan James with Sharifah Muhammed, Veronica May, the Atta Boys, Mimi Zulu, Sarah Rogo, and Taylor John Williams with Amelia Hammer Harris give it their all this Thursday!

Una Noche Con Josè Madero – House of Blues San Diego

Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM
Jose Madero Vizcaino, better known as Pepe Madero, is truly a multifaceted artist. He is not only a singer, but also a composer, writer, producer, and Mexican musician as well. He is known for being the vocalist and leader of the Mexican band Panda since 1996 as well as for his solo project which he started in 2016.

Friday, June 8

DJ SourMilk – San Diego Concert at Parq Nightclub

Show 10:00PM
Having spun onto the scene in 2000, California native DJ sourMILK has performed alongside some of the music industry’s heaviest hitters including Ozzy Osbourne, Kanye West, Jay-Z, Snoop Dogg, Rick Ross, and Red Hot Chili Peppers. DJ sourMILK still incorporates vinyl into his sets which has contributed to his success today. Check out some of his work: The Kush 2009 and a new mixtape called “someofmyfavoritethings”.

B-Side Players 24th Anniversary Celebration San Diego Concert – Belly Up

Door 8:30PM, Show 9:00PM
The award-winning Latin funk project released their 10th record: Revolutionize. This record hosts features from Poncho Sanchez, Raul Pacheco of Ozomatli, and Ryan Moran of Slightly Stoopid! The B-Side Players are a 9-piece band leading a new movement within popular music. They explore sounds of Cuba, Jamaica, Mexico while also incorporating funk, jazz, rock, and hip-hop rhythms into the mix. This band is a truly an all around cultural experience.

She Wants Revenge – Music Box

Door 8:00PM, Show 9:00PM
She Wants Revenge– a post punk revival band formed by two Los Angeles DJs Justin Warfield and Adam “Adam 12” Bravin. A fortuitous combination of word of mouth, industry connections, airplay on Sirius Satellite Radio, and West Coast airwave giant: KCRW provided this duo with enough exposure to snag a record deal with Geffen. This deal resulted in a 2006 self-titled release that drew comparisons to Interpol, early Depeche Mode, and the Bravery.

Minus the Bear – House of Blues San Diego Concert

Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM
Over the course of their 15-year career, Minus the Bear has carved out their own unique musical world. This isn’t to say they’re impervious to outside influence. They have borrowed components from a wide array of genres, but always managed to defy classification. This band has a knack for reinvention offering a new musical approach with every album released.


Lost Kings – Omnia Nightclub

Doors 9:00PM

From melding woozy, party-minded grooves, house influences, to more mainstream electronic styles, this EDM duo uses a variety of approaches in developing their sound. If you like to dance and enjoy positive vibes, then this is a San Diego concert you don’t want to miss.

FREE Live Music: Graham Gillot – House of Blues San Diego Concert

Doors 8:00PM
Graham Gillot is considered to be a new century guitar maestro after he obtained Grade 8 Classical Guitar in only two years of study at Trinity College London. Graham has performed alongside many great artists including Rodriquez. Graham Gillot combines catchy original vocal songs with instrumental music, defining its own sound.


Saturday, June 9

Colors Presents: R&B Only – House of Blues San Diego Concert

Doors 8:30PM

An unforgettable experience celebrating all R&B dance music with DJ Printz, Dauchè, and Jabari. COLORS is an experience company based in Los Angeles, CA. They produce memorable experiences with incredible people.

The Sword – Belly Up San Diego Concert

Doors 8:00PM, Start 9:00PM
This metal band is known for weaving tales of fantasy and science fiction into their music using their masterful guitar prowess. This original perspective has manifested in songs like “Freya”, “The Chronomancer I: Hubris”, and all the hits from their latest album, “Used Future”!

Aterciopelados – Music Box San Diego Concert

Doors 8:00PM, Show 9:00PM
Aterciopelados has been impacting the Spanish rock scene for decades. This Colombian band’s authentic sound is created through talented rock musicians being influenced by bolero, flamenco, ska, reggae, vallenato, and cumbia.

Dada Life – San Diego Concert at Parq Nightclub

Show 10:00PM
Olle Cornéer and Stefan Engblom are a Swedish DJ duo from Stockholm best known as Dada Life. Their name is a homage to the absurdist movement of the early twentieth century. With their incredible sense of humor and high energy, their live performances do not disappoint.

Playboi Carti – San Diego Concert at Omnia Nightclub

Doors 9:00PM
Known for singles such as “Broke Boi” and “Fetti,” he is a rapper on the rise who is making a big name for himself without an official mixtape or album release. A fan of his put together a 40 minute mixtape of his work called Tha Carti which is available to the public.

Sunday, June 10

Turnpike Troubadours – San Diego Concert at Belly Up

Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM
This group is known for creating a Folk Americana sound using roots derived from rock and soul music. Some of their top hits include 7 & 7, Long Hot Summer Day, and Good Lord Lorrie!

Blue October – House of Blues San Diego Concert

Doors 7:00PM, Show 8:00PM
Blue October, based out of San Marcos, TX is best known for it’s shimmering melodies and heartstring pulling lyrics. Known to be some of the best emotionally charged front men with indescribable magnetism.

Lorena Isabell Album Release – Music Box San Diego Concert

Doors 6:00PM, Show 7:00PM
Chilean American folk musician: Lorena Isabell has gained a strong following in her home country and in San Diego as well. Join us for the world premiere of her new album “Hoy”!

Monday, June 11

Ezla -San Diego Concert at Casbah

Show 8:30PM
She is independent to the core and has no label backing. This vivacious artist has already caught the ears of online music bloggers and playlist curators. She is creating notoriety with her debut single, “Outcasts“.

Fuzzy Rankins – San Diego Concert at Humphreys Backstage Lounge

Show 7:00PM
Lenny “Fuzzy” Rankins has a dynamic stage presence that captures audiences of all ages. His musical talent has gained him the recognition and respect of fellow musicians and his fans.

Get out there and catch a show!