Top concerts this week in San Diego (Nov. 19-25)


Top performers in town this week include NGHTMRE, Biz Markie, Cat Power and Easton Corbin.

11.21: NGHTMRE

After kicking off the year by collaborating with L.A. DJ Dillon Francis on the single, Another Dimension (YOOKiE Remix), Connecticut-born/L.A.-based producer Tyler Marenyi released his latest EP, Magic Hour, in June. He’s released four singles since then, including August’s Save Yourself with The Chainsmokers.

@ Observatory North Park,

11.21: Tory Lanez

Canadian rapper Tory Lanez (aka 26-year-old Daystar Peterson) released his second studio album, Memories Don’t Die, in March. It featured appearances by Future, 50 Cent, Fabolous, Wiz Khalifa and more. Hot on its heels, Peterson released his third studio album, Love Me Now, last month. The new album features Chris Brown, 2 Chainz and A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie.


11.23: Drezo

Vegas-born, Phoenix-raised, and now L.A.-based DJ Drezo (aka Andre Haglund) has remixed Dillon Francis, Destructo and the Backstreet Boys. Haglund released his three-song Jaded EP last year. His latest single, Night, was released in January.

@ Bassmnt,

11.23: Biz Markie

Still best known for his 1989 smash, Just a Friend, the 54-year-old rapper, DJ, beatboxer and Yo Gabba Gabba alumnus heads back to the House of Blues after performing a DJ set of ’90s tunes at the venue last year. Read more about Biz here.

@ House of Blues,

11.24: Elephante

Michigan-born Harvard grad Tim Wu released his second EP, Glass Mansion, in June. The nine-song collection includes collaborations with Nevve, Matluck, Deb’s Daughter, Anjulie, Crystal and Knightly.


11.24: Cat Power

Cat Power (aka Chan Marshall) released her latest record, Wanderer, last month. Her first album of new material since 2012’s Sun, the new 11-song collection features a collaboration with Lana Del Rey. Read more about Marshall here.

@ Observatory North Park,

11.24: Easton Corbin

The Florida-born, Nashville-based country singer has seven top 10 singles to his name and was on the road with Carrie Underwood during her 2016 Storyteller tour. Corbin hits Del Mar while he puts the finishing touches on his upcoming fourth studio album.

@ Del Mar Thoroughbred Club,

11.25: Ozuna

The Puerto Rican reggaeton superstar heads to Point Loma after releasing his second studio album, Aura, in August. It features collaborations with J Balvin, Akon, Cardi B and more.

@ Valley View Casino Center,