Top 12 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week: August 22 to 28, 2022

The electronic trio known as Swedish House Mafia return to touring with a stop in Houston this week | Courtesy of Swedish House Mafia

Catch music’s biggest talents at these must-see live shows and concerts around Houston from Monday, August 22 through Sunday, August 28, 2022.

This week, Houston sees legends return to touring, a Ukrainian fundraiser in Montrose, a 50 Cent comedy and music showcase, a K-pop supergroup, and much 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 12 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week

  • BLXST at House of Blues | Monday, August 22 – Fresh off the heels of receiving his first platinum certification, rapidly rising rap star BLXST is coming to Downtown on his Before You Go Tour. $35 and up. 6pm.
  • SKAI at Avant Garden | Tuesday, August 23 – The Ukrainian American Culture Club brings Ukrainian rock band SKAI to Houston to celebrate 31 years of Ukrainian independence; funds raised from ticket sales will benefit Ukraine House, a US-based charitable organization. $60 and up. 6pm.
  • The Get Up Kids at White Oak Music Hall | Tuesday, August 23­ – Alt rock vets, the Get Up Kids, are coming to Houston as they celebrate the 25th anniversary of their debut album, 4 Minute Mile, supported by Sparta. $25 and up. 7pm.
  • Joyce Manor at Warehouse Live | Tuesday, August 23 – Emo punk pioneers Joyce Manor are back on tour touting their sixth studio album, 40 oz to Fresno. $20 and up. 7pm.
  • Sebastián Yatra at Smart Financial Centre | Thursday, August 25 – Latin pop sensation Sebastián Yatra cumbias his way over to Sugar Land and he’s bringing enough vitality, heat, and energy for everyone to share. $41 and up. 8pm. 
  • Tycoon Houston Comedy Music Fest at Toyota Center | Thursday, August 25 – Rapper 50 Cent hosts a one-two punch of comedy and music performances in Downtown, featuring nine stand-up acts that include B-Simone, Bill Bellamy, Jess Hilarious, Gary Owen, and many others, in addition to appearances from Fetty Wap, Flo Rida, Rotimi and more. $49 and up. 8pm.
  • Jack Johnson with Ziggy Marley at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Friday, August 26 – Soft rocker Jack Johnson demonstrates sustainable touring practice on the way to Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion, with reggae royalty Ziggy Marley in support. $42.50 and up. 7pm.
  • Loona at 713 Music Hall | Friday, August 26 – K-pop girl group Loona is coming to party with Houston on their first ever world tour and they’ve brought all the fun, energy, and pop magic with them. $65 and up. 7:30pm.
  • BORIS at White Oak Music Hall | Friday, August 26 – The Japanese improvisational experimental rock trio are touring their astounding twenty-eighth studio album Heavy Rocks in an effort to commemorate both their 30th anniversary and their continued evolution. $25. 8pm.
  • National Battle of the Bands with Migos at NRG Stadium | Saturday, August 27 – Quavo and Take Off are your conductors for this energetic evening featuring some of the best marching bands in the nation, going head-to-head on the Texans gridiron. $20 and up. 6pm.
  • Lyle Lovett & His Large Band at Smart Financial Centre | Saturday, August 27 – Houston’s own native son, Lyle Lovett, is coming home and he’s bringing music from his first studio album in ten years, 12th of June, to Sugar Land. $59.50 and up. 7:30pm.
  • Swedish House Mafia at Toyota Center | Saturday, August 27 – The House music trio, Swedish House Mafia are making a stop in H-Town on their world tour following the release of their first ever studio album, Lost in Paradise. $39.50 and up. 8pm.

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