Catch music’s biggest talents at these must-see live shows and concerts around Houston from Monday, May 9 through Sunday, May 15, 2022.
This week brings sold out shows to stages across Houston (though you might find a resale ticket to sneak in), plus massive names in the world of pop and indie rock, a concert to support Ukrainians in need, a jazz supergroup, legends of classic rock, and more.
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 15 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week
- Concert for Peace at Holocaust Museum Houston | Tuesday, May 10 – Featuring Houstonian musicians with roots in Ukraine, this concert presents the chamber work, For Peace, with all funds raised donated directly to the Ukrainian Red Cross. $40. 7pm.
- Orville Peck at White Oak Music Hall | Tuesday, May 10 – The mysterious, masked indie country artist takes to the downstairs stage at White Oak for a performance touting his critically acclaimed April release, Bronco. Tickets are sold out at the venue, but you may find hard-to-get seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 8pm.
- Khruangbin & Toro y Moi at 713 Music Hall | Wednesday, May 11 – Houston’s own dreamy psych rock band is joined by chillwave pioneer Toro y Moi for a night of pure vibes at the stage in Post Houston. $67 and up. 8pm.
- OMD at Bayou Music Center | Wednesday, May 11 – The English electronic band known for the Pretty in Pink smash hit, “If You Leave,” comes to Downtown for a night of hits that span the last four decades. $35. 8pm.
- Girl Ultra with Tee Vee at Discovery Green | Thursday, May 12 | FREE – The Thursday concert series at Discovery Green rolls on, featuring Mexico City R&B artist, Girl Ultra, joined by Houston’s own Tee Vee. 7pm.
- Olivia Rodrigo at 713 Music Hall | Thursday, May 12 – The Grammy-winning pop artist is coming off a big year as Time‘s 2021 Entertainer of the Year and Billboard‘s 2022 Woman of the Year, not to mention the top honors awarded for her debut studio album, Sour, which brings her to 713 Music Hall in Downtown. Tickets are sold out at the venue, but you may find hard-to-get seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 8pm.
- Itzhak Perlman with Houston Symphony at Jones Hall | Thursday, May 12 to Sunday, May 15 – Performing for three nights across a four-day stretch, the beloved violinist and conductor joins the Symphony again, this time to perform Tchaikovsky’s Fourth Symphony and works from Mozart. $29 and up. Times vary.
- Dave Matthews Band at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Friday, May 13 – One of the best-selling rock bands of all time comes to the outdoor pavilion in the Woodlands for a night of greatest hits and songs from their chart-topping 2018 release, Come Tomorrow. $49.50 and up. 7:30pm.
- Maxo Kream at Warehouse Live | Friday, May 13 – The Houston rapper brings songs from his latest, Weight of the World, and other tracks to the stage in EaDo. $35 in advance; $40 at the door. 8pm.
- Artemis at Wortham Theater Center | Friday, May 13 – Da Camera brings the Blue Note supergroup to Wortham, highlighting six globally acclaimed musicians of modern jazz, several of which make their Houston debut. $37.50 and up. 8pm.
- Bunbury at 713 Music Hall | Saturday, May 14 – The Spanish hard rock icon, Enrique Bunbury, comes to Post Houston to perform his latest releases and fan favorites as part of El Ultimo Tour. $69 and up. 8pm.
- Rebirth Brass Band with Bayou City Funk at Warehouse Live | Saturday, May 14 – Find the funk groove when NOLA’s Grammy-winning Rebirth Brass Band celebrates their 35th anniversary, joined by Houston’s own Bayou City Funk. $20 and up. 8pm.
- Russ at Smart Financial Centre | Saturday, May 14 – The Atlanta-based rapper stops by Sugar Land while on the Journey is Everything World Tour, performing songs from his third consecutive Top 10 album, Shake the Snow Globe, and more. $39.50 and up. 8pm.
- The Eagles at Toyota Center | Saturday, May 14 – Bust out your pocket lighters when the Eagles come to town to perform Hotel California from beginning to end, plus a set of the iconic rock band’s greatest hits. $129 and up. 8pm.
- Roberto Carlos at Smart Financial Centre | Sunday, May 15 – The forefront artist of the 1950s Brazilian pop rock movement, Roberto Carlos, or “The King” as he’s known, graces the stage in Sugar Land to perform hit songs from his decades-spanning career. $59.99 and up. 8pm.
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