If you’re trying to go to Hippo Campus this week, check out ListenSD’s Instagram first–we’ll have a ticket giveaway there for that House of Blues show! Other concerts on our radar include St. Vincent and Ty Segall.

Tuesday, January 23

Wolf Parade, Charly Bliss – Observatory North Park
Indie-rock band Wolf Parade released new album Cry Cry Cry on Sub Pop at the end of last year. This was part of a much welcomed return from a long hiatus. More info.

Wednesday, January 24

Ty Segall & The Freedom Band, Shannon Lay – Belly Up Tavern
There are many words we could use to describe Ty Segall: prolific, creative, TOTALLY ROCKIN’, etc. Expect to hear tracks from his newest album, Freedom’s Goblin, in addition to favorites from his massive discography. More info.

Wednesday, January 24

August Burns Red, Born of Osiris, Erra, Ocean Grove – House of Blues San Diego
Any fans of “metalcore” here? August Burns Red fits into this genre–their music is a mix of hardcore punk and metal. More info.

Thursday, January 25

Part Time, Los Blenders, Well Well Well – Blonde Bar
Part Time’s dreamy songs like “Night Drive” and “Honey Lips” are sooo catchy, you’ll find yourself humming their melodies for hours after this show. More info.

Thursday, January 25

Hippo Campus, Sure Sure – House of Blues San Diego
Hippo Campus’ members all met in high school and have been making catchy indie rock ever since. Follow our Instagram for your chance to win tickets to this show! More info.

Saturday, January 27

St. Vincent, Tuck & Patti – Observatory North Park
Guitar goddess St. Vincent’s newest album, MASSEDUCTION, noticeably different from her past work. You can tell fans love it however because this show is sold out! More info.

By: Lara McCaffrey