Top concerts this week (May 22-28)


Top performers coming to San Diego this month include Rodriguez, Melissa Etheridge, Hardwell and LED USA.

5/22: Bryan Adams

The Grammy Award-winning Canadian singer is one of the best-selling musical artists of all time, with sales in excess of 100 million records. He last released a studio album in 2015, titled “Get Up.”

7:30 p.m. Cal Coast Credit Union Open Air Theatre, 5500 Campanile Dr., San Diego. $24-$55. All ages. 619.594.0234 or

5/23: Rodriguez

After the 2012 Academy Award-winning documentary Searching For Sugar Man brought him back into the spotlight, veteran singer Sixto Rodriguez has regularly hit the road to perform and re-released his two studio albums - 1970’s “Cold Fact” and 1971’s “Coming From Reality.”

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5/24: Brian Wilson

The legendary Beach Boys singer has been hitting the road in recent years, but the name of this tour (“Brain Wilson presents Pet Sounds: The Final Performances”) adds an extra incentive to fans who want to make sure they don’t miss the icon playing one of the greatest albums of all time.

8 p.m. San Diego Civic Theatre, 868 4th Ave., downtown. $47.50-$82.50. All ages. 619.570.1100 or

5/24: Melissa Etheridge

The 55-year-old multiple Grammy-winning singer and activist (who has her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame) released her latest album, “Memphis Rock and Soul,” in 2016.

7:30 p.m. Humphreys Concerts by the Bay, 2241 Shelter Island Dr., Point Loma. $63. All ages. 619.224.3577 or

5.26: Paul Van Dyk

The legendary German DJ (real name Matthias Paul) won a Grammy Award in 2008 for his work on the film “The Dark Knight.” The 20-plus-year veteran’s last full-length album, “The Politics of Dancing 3,” was released in 2015.

7 p.m. House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Ave., downtown. $35-$70. 18+. 619.299.2583 or

5.26: Hardwell

Dutch electro-house DJ Robbert van de Corput (aka Hardwell) released his debut album, “United We Are,” in 2015. Although a specific date hasn’t been set, the two-time winner of DJ Mag’s “World’s No. 1 DJ” has released a few singles from his forthcoming sophomore effort.

9 p.m. Omnia San Diego, 454 Sixth Ave., downtown. $60-$95. 21+. 619.544.9500 or

5.27: Stafford Brothers

The Australian-born, L.A.-based DJ siblings have released singles featuring Lil Wayne, Rick Ross, Christina Milian, T.I. and others over the years. Their latest, “Coventry Carol,” doesn’t feature a guest and was released at the end of last year.

10 p.m. Parq, 615 Broadway, downtown. $15-$20. 21+. 619.727.6789 or

5.27: Zeds Dead

You can always see the Canadian electro house duo of DC and Hooks at Valley View Casino Center’s big blowout later that night, but why not catch them in the sunlight while drinking a craft brew?

4 p.m. Quartyard, 1102 Market St., downtown. $35. 21+ 619.432.5303 or

5.27: Breathe Carolina

The Denver-based electro-trio released their latest EPs, “Sleepless” and “Oh So Hard,” last year, and has followed them with a pair of singles, including “Can’t Take It” with Bassjackers, so far in 2017.

9 p.m. Bassmnt, 919 Fourth Ave., Suite 100, downtown. $10. 18+. 619.231.9200 or

5.27-28: LED USA

The two-night, 18+, Memorial Day weekend extravaganza features headliners Zeds Dead and Tchami with support from DVBBS, Destructo, Louis The Child and many more.

9 p.m. Valley View Casino Center, 3500 Sports Arena Blvd., Midway District. Sold out. 18+. 619.224.4171 or

5.28: Oliver Heldens

The 22-year-old Dutch DJ, who also has performed recently as HI-LO, released a new single, “I Don’t Wanna Go Home” - as well three new remixes of the track - earlier this year.

9 p.m. Omnia San Diego, 454 Sixth Ave., downtown. $30-$60. 21+. 619.544.9500 or