9/1: The Album Leaf @ The Casbah, casbahmusic.com
Ambient soundscapes that are part otherworldly and part angelic, mostly just beautiful.
9/1: David Allan Coe @ 4th and B, 4thandbevents.com
American outlaw country singer who penned “Take This Job And Shove It,” made famous by Johnny Paycheck.
9/2: Atlast Genius @ The Griffin, thegriffinsd.com
This Australian indie pop band on the rise is playing a 91X-sponsored show. Tickets are less than a buck!
9/2: Two Gallants @ The Casbah, casbahmusic.com
Folk rock duo from the Bay Area. Their new record is due in September.
9/2: The Tallest Man On Earth @ Birch North Park Theatre, birdnorthparktheatre.com
Folk-style singer/songwriter from Sweden.
9/4: Slash and Foxy Shazam @ House Of Blues, hob.com
The former Guns N Roses guitarist and glam rock newcomer Foxy Shazam share a bill.
9/7: Dave Matthews Band @ Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre, livenation.com
Call them what you will. College rock, maybe? I bet Birkenstock has a booth at the show.
9/7: Jewel @ Humphreys By The Bay, humphreysconcerts.com
Reality TV star and singer/songwriter who cut her teeth on the San Diego coffee house circuit.
9/8: The Heavy @ The Casbah, casbahmusic.com
Check out funk, soul, rock and R&B from this UK outfit.
9/10: Honda Civic Tour with Incubus, Linkin Park & Mute Math @ Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre, livenation.com
Two of the biggest alternative bands from the 2000’s and Mute Math, who were nominated for a Grammy in 2007.
9/10: Olivia Newton John @ Humphreys By The Bay, humphreysconcerts.com
America’s sweetheart in the 1970’s as a pop star and actress.
9/13: Paul Oakenfold @ FLUXX, fluxxsd.com
The house music pioneer who helped launch the genre in the late-'80s.
9/13: Moving Units @ The Casbah, casbahmusic.com
Dance punk at it’s finest!
9/14: The Walkmen @ House Of Blues, hob.com
American indie rock.
9/14: Jack’s Big Show with Joe Walsh, Pat Benatar, Toto, MC Hammer and Gin Blossoms @ Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre, livenation.com
Radio station JACK-FM’s summer party.
9/15: The Lions @ The Griffin, thegriffinsd.com
Reggae supergroup based in L.A, featuring members of Breakestra and Macy Gray’s band, to name a few. They’ve got soul, funk, dub and a variety of vintage sounds to make a cohesive nod to reggae greats.
9/15: Adam Ant @ 4th and B, 4thandbevents.com
1980s Fashion icon and new wave, post punk rocker.
9/15: San Diego Music Thing @ Lafayette Hotel, sandiegomusicthing.com
Hundred of bands perform at various venues in and around North Park.
9/22: Zee Avi @ The Griffin, thegriffinsd.com
Perfect for the coffee house set, this Malaysian singer-songwriter with a sweet indie pop sound sings and plays guitar and ukulele.
9/22: Azure Ray @ The Irenic, azureraymusic.com
Two girls playing dreamy pop music.
9/23: Red Hot Chili Peppers @ Valley View Casino Center, valleyviewcasinocenter.com
The alternative funk rocker legends return.
9/23: Tony Bennet @ Humphreys By The Bay, humphreyconcerts.com
Classic American singer of standards, jazz and show tunes.
9/24: Amanda Palmer @ House Of Blues, hob.com
You might know her as the singer/pianist of cabaret rockers The Dresden Dolls.
9/24: Dragonette @ The Belly Up Tavern, bellyup.com
Electropop from Canada.
9/27: Amon Tobin @ House Of Blues, hob.com
One of the best in the break beat genre of electronic music.
9/28: The Psychedelic Furs @ The Belly Up Tavern, bellyup.com
1980s new wave rockers and the band that does “Pretty In Pink.”
9/29: Crosby, Stills & Nash @ Humphreys By The Bay, humphreysconcerts.com
Folk rockers and three of the biggest voices of the 1970s.
9/29: Jason Mraz @ Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre, livenation.com
Local boy and international pop superstar.