Peter Hook & The Light
Hook and his band are performing “Substance,” the definitive Joy Division anthology, in its entirety. Expect the legendary musician and author to throw in a few songs from his tenure with New Order as well.
7 p.m. Tuesday. House of Blues, 1055 Fifth Ave., downtown. $25-$40. 21+. (619) 299-2583, houseofblues.com/sandiego
The New Mastersounds
The Brit funk quartet will release their latest, “The Nashville Sessions,” this month on their own One Note Records. They play with Turkuaz, a self-proclaimed “9-piece powerfunk outfit” from Brooklyn, N.Y.
8 p.m. Wednesday. The Belly Up Tavern, 481 Cedros Ave., Solana Beach. $18. 21+. (858) 481-8140, bellyup.com
Live shows from these Sacramento industrial rap punks mimic their albums: aggressive, abrasive, and thoroughly entertaining. Their latest full-length, “Bottomless Pit,” was released in May.
8 p.m. Wednesday. Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave., North Park. $27. All ages. (619) 239-8836. observatorysd.com
The Grammy-nominated UK producer and DJ is the son of painter Israel Zohar and violinist Wendy Caron Zohar. His sophomore LP, “Self Assemble,” was released in March.
9 p.m. Friday. Bassmnt, 919 Fourth Ave., Suite 100, downtown. $10. 18+. (619) 231-9200. bassmntsd.com
The duo’s fourth LP, “Jessica Rabbit” is their first in three years. It comes out on show day, but you can be sure the Brooklyn-based noise-poppers will be playing plenty of it during their return to SD.
9 p.m. Friday. Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave., North Park. $25. All ages. (619) 239-8836. observatorysd.com
Partnering with The Chainsmokers on 2015’s “Until You Were Gone,” the Texas-based duo of David Reed and Chad Cisneros also host a Sirius radio show and released their latest LP, “Painting With Dreams,” in September.
9 p.m. Friday. Omnia San Diego, 454 Sixth Ave., downtown. $20. 21+. (619) 544-9500. omnianightclub.com
DJ/producer Christian Bauhofer is from Berkeley, not the land of Target and 10,000 lakes. That West Coast bass? It’s the sound, not the fish.
9 p.m. Saturday. Music Box, 1337 India St., Little Italy. $18-$40. 21+. (619) 795-1337. musicboxsd.com
Colorado DJ Derek Smith (aka Pretty Lights) hasn’t released a full album since 2013, but his latest single, “Only Yesterday,” came out in March. Special guest Chris Karns opens the show.
7 p.m. Saturday. SOMA, 3350 Sports Arena Blvd., Point Loma. $39.50. All ages. (619) 226-7662. somasandiego.com
This Grammy-nominated former DJ at Los Angeles-based station Power 106 FM co-wrote the hit “Shots” with LMFAO and Lil Jon.
9 p.m. Saturday. Omnia San Diego, 454 Sixth Ave., downtown. $20. 21+. (619) 544-9500. omnianightclub.com
The Ocean Beach vets always save the best stash (of songs and special guests) for their hometown shows. Fortunate Youth and Perro Bravo open the show.
7:30 p.m. Saturday. Observatory North Park, 2891 University Ave., North Park. Sold out. All ages. (619) 239-8836. observatorysd.com
Fresh on the heels of his late 2015 release, “All Love Lost,” the Harlem rapper drops new LP, “Rage & The Machine,” this month. J. Stone and one-time local FollowJOJOE open the show.
8 p.m. Sunday. Music Box, 1337 India St., Little Italy. $35-$110. 21+. (619) 795-1337. musicboxsd.com