Stake your front row spot at these live shows and concerts around Houston from Monday, April 22 through Sunday, April 28, 2019.
Throwback artists from the ’80s and ’90s swing through Houston this week while uncommon performances by some of music’s most eccentric and sought-after musicians highlight a slate of shows that promises to entertain.
Happening This Week
Also in April 2019
Top 10 Live Shows & Concerts in Houston This Week
- Shovels & Rope, with Frank Turner at House of Blues | Tuesday, April 23 – The husband-and-wife folk-rock duo released their seventh album earlier this month, By Blood, and find themselves swinging by the Downtown venue. Tickets are $30. 8pm.
- Peter, Bjorn & John, with Jonathan Something at White Oak Music Hall | Thursday, April 25 – The Swedish indie-pop trio are touring on the heels of their late-2018 release, Darker Days, which brought the band together to reexamine their relationships with one another and the world around them. Tickets are $22. 8pm.
- 10,000 Maniacs at The Heights Theater | Thursday, April 25 – Since the early ’80s, the alt-rock group has charted with several signature albums, including 1989’s Blind Man’s Zoo and 1992’s Our Time in Eden. Several decades later, they continue to play songs from their extensive catalog. Tickets are $30. 8pm.
- Victor Wooten at Warehouse Live | Thursday, April 25 – The prodigious bass guitarist sets out on a tour featuring his band as well as students performing music crafted by his educational camps. Tickets range from $19 to $300, but you may find better or cheaper tickets using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7pm.
- Snoop Dogg, with Warren G, Tha Dogg Pound, G Funk at Smart Financial Centre | Thursday, April 25 – Arguably the greatest rapper to live, the d-o-double-g continues to reinvent himself, most recently with his 2018 debut gospel album, Book of Love, and his forthcoming seventeenth studio album, I Wanna Thank Me. Snoop brings along a few of his oldest friends for a performance in Sugar Land. Tickets range from $39.50 to $129.50, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 8pm.
- Leon Bridges at Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion | Friday, April 26 – A driving force of the soul revival movement over the last decade, Leon Bridges has cemented himself as a complex, masterful R&B artist with the release of his 2018 sophomore album, Good Thing. Tickets range from $29.50 to $99.50, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 7:30pm.
- Chvrches, with Cherry Glazerr at White Oak Music Hall | Friday, April 26 – With wavy synth-pop albums like last summer’s Love Is Dead, the Scottish trio has garnered a following around the world on the festival circuit and as part of their recent tour. Tickets are $34. 6pm
- Nicky Jam at Smart Financial Centre | Saturday, April 27 – With his seventh studio album, Fénix, Puerto Rican singer Nicky Jam crafted a reggaeton-slash-trap album that is an irresistible jammer. Tickets for his “Intimo Tour 2019” show range from $56 to $166, but you may find better, cheaper, or hard-to-get seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 8pm.
- Liz Phair at The Heights Theater | Saturday, April 27 – The singer-songwriter burst onto the scene in the early ’90s with her debut album, Exile in Guyville, and its follow-up Whip-Smart in 1994. Now, she continues to tour with a catalog of songs the reach back three decades. Tickets are $32. 8pm.
- Erykah Badu at Arena Theater | Saturday, April 27 – The eccentric tour de force known as Erykah Badu graces the Arena Theater stage for a performance that is not to be missed. Tickets start at $99, but you may find better or cheaper seats using the TicketNetwork online marketplace. 8:30pm.
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