Top concerts this week (Dec. 5-11)


San Diego performances during the first week of December include Wrex the Halls, The Album Leaf and Miike Snow.

12.5: Miike Snow

The Swedish synth-pop trio is currently on tour in support of their March-released third album, “iii.”

@ Observatory North Park,

12.5: The Japanese House

The Japanese House is the moniker of 20-year-old English singer Amber Bain. Her third consecutive 4-song collection, the “Swim Against the Tide EP” was released last month.

@ House of Blues,

12.9: The Album Leaf

San Diego’s own Jimmy LaValle brings his flagship project to the Irenic in support of new album “Between Waves” ? the first on Relapse Records.

@ The Irenic,

12.9: Rain Man

Former producer/member of Chicago EDM trio Krewella, Rain Man (aka Kris Trindl) has joined Steve Aoki’s Dim Mak and just released the single “Habit” with Krysta Youngs.

@ Omnia,

12.9: BAAUER

“Harlem Shake” producer Harry Bauer Rodrigues released his debut studio album, “Aa,” in March. His latest single, “Night Out,” features Chaki Zulu, KEPHA, JB, kZm, and PETZ.

@ Bassmnt,

12.9: Tijuana Panthers

The Long Beach garage-rock trio released its latest album, “Poster,” in 2015, again fusing garage, surf, and punk into their trademark sound.

@ Soda Bar,

2.10: 91X Wrex the Halls ? Night 1

The first of two holiday-flavored shows put on by the local radio station features performances from Beck, Band of Horses, Local Natives, Glass Animals, and Bishop Briggs.

@ Valley View Casino Center,

12.10, 11: Jonny Lang

The Grammy-winning guitarist and singer returns to Solana Beach for a double-dip at the Belly Up Tavern.

@ Belly Up Tavern,

12.11: 91X Wrex the Halls ? Night 2

The closing night of 91X’s holiday-flavored two-night run takes a punk rock turn with performances from local superstars Blink-182 and Pierce The Veil, while also featuring Jimmy Eat World and Kaleo.

@ Valley View Casino Center,