A new month brings a new slate of live shows and concerts to fill your calendar from around Houston for the week of Monday, July 30 through Sunday, August 5, 2018.
Also in August 2018
Happening This Week
Slim Thug shows Houston some love this week with his 20th anniversary celebration at White Oak Music Hall.
Elsewhere around town, fans of bands from the early 2000’s will find plenty of dates to circle on their calendars.
Top 10 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week
- Sales, with No Vacation at White Oak Music Hall | Wednesday, August 1 – This guitar-based lo-fi pop duo out of Florida have been releasing mostly singles over the course of their career, though the pace has picked up in the last year. Their most recent tour will bring them through the downstairs room at White Oak. Tickets are $18 day of show. 7pm.
- Yngwie Malmsteen at Proof Rooftop Lounge | Thursday, August 2 – The guitar legend from Sweden has made a living out of blistering fretboards and shredding notes at a prodigious rate. He’ll be visiting the Proof Rooftop Lounge in Midtown and you can get in the door with tickets ranging from $19 to over $100. 7pm.
- Lil B at White Oak Music Hall | Thursday, August 2 – Though Houston might know him for “cursing” James Harden back in 2015, Lil B has become a hip-hop force to be reckoned with. Tickets for his show, supported by OG Ron C, Amber London, and Wes Blanco, starts at $25. 8pm.
- Coheed and Cambria, with Taking Back Sunday, The Story So Far at Smart Financial Centre | Thursday, August 2 – Throwback to the mid-2000’s with the cross-genre Coheed and Cambria, joined by emo perennials Taking Back Sunday. Tickets for this show range from $39.50 to $69.50, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork resale marketplace. 7pm.
- Slim Thug (20-Year Anniversary) at White Oak Music Hall | Friday, August 3 – A staple in the storied history of Houston rap, Slim Thug takes a victory lap at White Oak, joined by familiar faces at his 20th Anniversary concert. Tickets range from $44 to $150, but you may find better or cheaper tickets on the TicketNetwork resale marketplace. 7pm.
- Panic! At the Disco, with Hayley Kiyoko at Toyota Center | Friday, August 3 – The pop-rock group out of Las Vegas returns to Houston along with a brand new studio album, Pray For The Wicked. You can see them at Toyota Center playing new cuts from the album, as well as some favorites from yesteryear. Tickets range from $30.75 to $70.75, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Imagine Dragons, with Grace VanderWaal at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Saturday, August 4 – The world famous Imagine Dragons, led by frontman Dan Reynolds, has found consistent success with their three studio releases, with Grammy nominations to boot. They drop by the Woodlands, with support by Grace VanderWaal of America’s Got Talent fame. Tickets for lawn seats start at $65 with reserved seats going from $55 to $145, but you may find better or cheaper tickets using the TicketNetwork online market. 7pm.
- Erasure, with Reed & Caroline at Smart Financial Centre | Saturday, August 4 – The synthpop duo rose to prominence in the mid-’80s with “Chains of Love” and continue to put out albums that are irresistibly dancy. Their World Be Gone tour swings through Sugar Land in support of their recent release of the same name. Tickets range from $39.50 to $79.50, but you may find better or cheaper tickets on the TicketNetwork resale marketplace. 7:30pm.
- Tory Lanez, with Davo, Flipp Dinero at House of Blues | Sunday, August 5 – A blend of R&B and rap, Tory Lanez has never felt comfortable being narrowed to one genre. His new release, Memories Don’t Die, provides a new look into his sprawling songwriting and he tours through town in support of its early March release. Tickets range from $27 to $47, but you may find better or cheaper tickets on the TicketNetwork resale market. 7pm.
- 311, with The Offspring, Gym Class Heroes at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Sunday, August 5 – The Never-Ending Summer Tour rolls through the Woodlands, setting the stage for pop-punk performers, The Offspring, Gym Class Heroes, and 311. Tickets range from $27.50 to $85, but you may find better or cheaper tickets on the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
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