Top 10 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week: January 3 to 9, 2022

The legendary Mavis Staples performs in Galveston this weekend | Courtesy of the artist

Put on your dancing shoes for these must-see live shows and concerts around Houston from Monday, January 3 through Sunday, January 9, 2022.

This week, catch a legendary singer in Galveston, celebrate two music icons at the same bash, or catch a live show from your couch on the weekend.

Want to dig deeper for live concerts in Houston this month? Check the 365 Houston calendar for additional shows taking place across H-Town.

Top 10 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week

  • Loreta Kovacic CD Release Concert at McGonigel’s Mucky Duck | Thursday, January 6 | Virtual Option – The Croatian-born Houstonian takes the stage at the Upper Kirby Irish pub in support of her latest album, Fossil Pop & Piano. $30 and up. 7pm.
  • Sojourns on the Silk Road: From the Orient to the Occident at MATCH | Friday, January 7 & Saturday, January 8 | Virtual Option – Take a musical journey of French and Spanish art song with a sensational concert that features mezzo-soprano Jessica Blau, pianist Katherine Ciscon, guitarist Marc Rosenberg and flamenco dancer Fanny Ara. Friday night’s performance will also be live streamed. $25; $15 for students. 7:30pm.
  • Pink Martini with China Forbes at Jones Hall | Friday, January 7 to Sunday, January 9 | Virtual Option – The genre-bending “little orchestra” comes to the home of the Houston Symphony, featuring China Forbes and a special appearance by NPR’s Ari Shapiro. $29 and up ($20 for the livestream performance on Saturday). Friday & Saturday at 8pm; Sunday 2:30pm.
  • Mavis Staples at the Grand 1894 Opera House in Galveston | Friday, January 7 – The legendary, pioneering gospel and R&B singer makes an appearance at Galveston’s historic stage on Postoffice Street. $38 to $98. 8pm.
  • Kottonmouth Kings at Warehouse Live | Friday, January 7 – The Orange County hip-hop duo come to Warehouse in support of their April release, 25 to Life. $20. 7pm.
  • Mother Mother at White Oak Music Hall | Friday, January 7 – The Canadian rockers take the downstairs stage at White Oak to promote their eighth studio album, Inside. Tickets are sold out at the venue, but you may find hard-to-get tickets using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
  • Getter at Stereo Live | Friday, January 7 – The American DJ recently dropped the Some Creature EP and now brings his tour to the West Houston EDM venue. $20. 10pm.
  • 13th Annual BowiElvis Fest at Continental Club | Saturday, January 8 – The annual celebration of two music icons who happen to share the same birthday, David Bowie and Elvis Presley, returns to the Mid-Main venue with performances on indoor and outdoor stages, along with face painting, games, a costume contest, prizes, food and more. $20 to $35. 7pm.
  • Andrew Rayel at Stereo Live | Saturday, January 8 – Vibe to a night of trance from Moldovan DJ, Andrew Rayel. $12. 10pm.
  • D Savage at Scout Bar | Sunday, January 9 – The “30 Round Clip” rapper swings through the Clear Lake stage while touring his latest release, BPL. $25 in advance. 8pm.

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A longtime Houstonian, Justin Jerkins keeps an eye out for all sorts of happenings in H-Town, including breweries, sports, concerts, must-see destinations and much more while serving as Editor-in-Chief of 365 Things to Do in Houston.