Top concerts this week (Feb. 6-12)
A lot of great music acts are coming to San Diego this week including Branford Marsalis Quartet, Wax Taylor and David Duchovny.
2.8: Juicy J
A founding member of Three 6 Mafia, the rapper from Memphis, Tenn., is back with his fourth solo album (and first in four years), “Rubba Band Business.” It features collaborations with Travis Scott and Kanye West.
8 p.m. House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Ave., downtown. $25-75. All ages (under 18 must be accompanied by adult). 619.299.2583 or houseofblues.com/sandiego
2.9: The Lemon Twigs
Fun fact: The Lemon Twigs’ New York-based teenage siblings Brian and Michael D’Addario were child actors before releasing music. Their latest album, “Do Hollywood,” was produced by Foxygen’s Jonathan Rado.
9:30 p.m. The Casbah, 2501 Kettner Blvd., Middletown. $12-14. 21+. 619.232.4355 or casbahmusic.com
Virginia rapper D.R.A.M. (aka Shelley Massenburg-Smith) released his debut full length, “Big Baby D.R.A.M.,” in October. It features the hit “Broccoli” with Lil Yachty, as well as appearances from Erykah Badu and Young Thug.
8 p.m. Music Box, 1337 India St., Little Italy . $20-22. 18+. 619.795.1337 musicboxsd.com
2.10: Branford Marsalis Quartet
One of the greatest jazz bands working today will join forces with special Grammy Award-winning guest vocalist Kurt Elling for a night of music that will break through the barriers of the Great American Songbook.
8 p.m. Balboa Theatre, 868 Fourth Ave., downtown. $23-73. All ages. 619-570-1100 or sandiegotheatres.org
2.10 Cosmic Gate
The German DJ duo of Claus Terhoeven (aka Nic Chagall) and Stefan Bossems (aka DJ Bossi) released their seventh studio album, “Materia Chapter.One,” last month.
9 p.m. Omnia San Diego, 454 Sixth Ave., downtown. $20-50. 21+. 619.544.9500 or omnianightclub.com
2.11: Wax Tailor
French producer Jean-Christophe Le Saoût (aka Wax Tailor) returns to Southern California with a new album in hand - October’s “By Any Beats Necessary.”
9 p.m. Music Box, 1337 India St., Little Italy. $21-23. 18+. 619.795.1337 or
The East Coast reggae collaborative makes another San Diego stop after releasing their first concert album, “SOJA: Live in Virginia” - which has garnered the band its second Grammy nomination.
8 p.m. The Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave., North Park. $35. All ages. 619.239.8836 or observatorysd.com
2.11: The Chain Gang of 1974
It’s a one-man gang for L.A.-based musician and DJ Kamtin Mohager. His recent single, “I Still Wonder,” was released in September. Read more about the artist in a recent PACIFIC interview, here.
9:30 p.m. The Hideout, 3519 El Cajon Blvd., Normal Heights. $12-15. 21+. 619.501.6540 or casbahmusic.com/venues/hideout
2.12: David Duchovny
The truth really is out there. That is, if the truth you’re looking for is an actor who wants to be a rock ‘n’ roller. Too bad he didn’t call his band Fox and the Mulders. Read a full interview with him here.
8 p.m. Music Box, 1337 India St., Little Italy. $30-75. 21+. 619.795.1337 or musicboxsd.com
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