Top concerts this week (Jan. 2-8)


San Diego performances during the first week of the New Year include Warren G, WeAreTreo, Pato Banton and Devil Makes Three.

1.4,5: Devil Makes Three

The Santa Cruz rockabilly-fusion trio spends two nights in San Diego promoting their latest, “Redemption & Ruin.” Lost Dog Street Band opens both shows.

8:30 p.m. The Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave., North Park. $30. All ages. 619.239.8836 or

1.6: Pato Banton

UK ska musician and Belly Up regular Pato Banton helps kick off the New Year by bringing his positive vibes back to Solana Beach.

9 p.m. Belly Up, 481 Cedros Ave., Solana Beach. $20-22. 21+. 858.481.8140 or

1.6 WeAreTreo

Trevor Shawn, Ace Future and Spencer Regan just remixed Drake’s “Fake Love” after gaining traction with their take on Twenty One Pilots’ “Ride.” The L.A. trio will make it back-to-back Fridays in San Diego after playing INFINITY NYE here last week.

9 p.m. Omnia San Diego, 454 Sixth Ave., downtown. $20-50. 21+. 619.544.9500 or

1.6: Warren G

Fresh from Snoop Dogg’s “Puff Pass” tour with DJ Quik, Tha Dogg Pound and Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, the West Coast hip-hop legend is ready to “regulate” San Diego on a solo run.

7 p.m. Music Box, 1337 India St., Little Italy. $25-99. 18+. 619.795.1337 or

1.8: David Bowie Birthday Celebration

Join the Bowephonics (San Diego’s own The Schizophonics covering David Bowie) and music producer Ariel Levine for a night of “Space Oddity” and “Modern Love” celebrating the musical genius who passed on Jan. 10, 2016.

9:30 p.m. The Casbah, 2501 Kettner Blvd., Middletown. $10. 21+. 619.232.4355 or