Concert Guide, Aug. 23-29

Grace VanderWaal performs with Jade Jackson at the Observatory on Sunday. Photo courtesy Sony Music Entertainment

FRIDAY

Adolescents; The Vulturas; Greg Antista & the Lonely Streets: 8 p.m., $20, 21+. Alex’s Bar, 2913 E. Anaheim Blvd., Long Beach, (562) 434-8292; www.alexsbar.com. 

Bay Ledges; The Palms: 9 p.m., $15, all ages. The Constellation Room, 3503 S. Harbor Blvd., Santa Ana, (714) 957-0600; observatoryoc.com. 

Breakthru Presents JMACK; Kill or Kapture; Pushing Veronica; Risk it All; Nick Frisky Experience; Tomorrow’s Anthem: 7 p.m., $10, all ages. Chain Reaction, 1652 W. Lincoln Ave., Anaheim, (714) 635-6067; allages.com. 

The English Beat: 8 p.m., $26, all ages. The Coach House, 33157 Camino Capistrano, San Juan Capistrano, (949) 496-8930; thecoachhouse.com. 

The Grinns; Carpool Tunnel; Psychic Barber; 3LH; Strawberry Army; Makeout Reef: 7 p.m., $7, all ages. The Observatory, 3503 S. Harbor Blvd., Santa Ana, (714) 957-0600; observatoryoc.com. 

Late Night Union; Dead Poet Society; Graves & the Bad Weather; The Deans: 8 p.m., $5, 21+. The Wayfarer, 843 W. 19th St., Costa Mesa, (949) 764-0039; wayfarercm.com. 

Skinlab; Arrival of Autumn; Cerebellion; Forgotten Legion: 8 p.m., $15, 21+. The Karman Bar, 26022 Cape Dr., Laguna Niguel, (949) 582-5909; www.thekarmanbar.com.

Sweet Baby J’ai and the Women In Jazz All-Stars: 7 p.m., free, all ages. Argyros Plaza at Segerstrom Center for the Arts, 600 Town Center Dr., Costa Mesa, (714) 556-2787; scfta.org. 

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SATURDAY

Black Pool; Skin Mag; Box Dreams: 9 p.m., $13, all ages. The Constellation Room; observatoryoc.com. 

The Dickies; The Voids: 8 p.m., $12, all ages. Chain Reaction; allages.com. 

Fartbarf; R. Clown; Nectarines; The Tenth: 8 p.m., $10, 21+. Alex’s Bar; www.alexsbar.com.

Fourth Annual Tiki Night, featuring the Hula Girls; Ukulena; Aloha From Hell: 7 p.m., $10-$12, 21+. The Karman Bar; www.thekarmanbar.com. 

Gap Girls; Brutus VIII: 7 p.m., $12-$14, all ages. Programme Skate & Sound, 2495 E. Chapman Ave., Fullerton, (714) 798-7565; www.facebook.com/programmehq. 

Marilyn McCoo & Billy Davis Jr.: 8 p.m., $50, all ages. The Coach House; thecoachhouse.com. 

Stick to Your Guns; Counterparts; Terror; Sanction; Year of the Knife: 6:30 p.m., $18, all ages. The Observatory; observatoryoc.com. 

Super Madnes; Stemage; Extra Lives: 8 p.m., $10, 21+. The Wayfarer; wayfarercm.com. 

Third annual C4OCRadio Bash, featuring Augmented Chaso; Angeles; Staren Black; Death of the Author; Anxious Annie: 6 p.m., $10, 21+. Malone’s Bar & Grill, 604 E. Dyer Rd., Santa Ana, (714) 624-4566; c4ocradio.com. 

WANK; Hooray for Our Side; MonoDeluX; The Tragic Radicals; Fever Dream; Death Valley Trio: 7 p.m., $10-$12, all ages. The Doll Hut, 107 S. Adams St., Anaheim, (562) 277-0075; www.worldfamousdollhut.com. 

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SUNDAY

Grace VanderWaal; Jade Jackson: 8 p.m., $50-$200, all ages. The Observatory; observatoryoc.com. 

Savor—Santana Tribute Band: 7 p.m., $20, all ages. The Coach House; thecoachhouse.com. 

Thebreezewithflo; Venus Hides; Mash; Shaman Cult: 9 p.m., free, 21+. The Continental Room, 115 W. Santa Fe Ave., Fullerton; www.facebook.com/continentalroom. 

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MONDAY

Cadaveric Incubator; Torture Rack; Nekro Drunkz; Mortal Wound: 9 p.m., $10-$13, 21+. Que Sera, 1923 E. Seventh St., Long Beach, (562) 599-6170; facebook.com/thequesera. 

Carnal Bliss; Cursing Concrete; Malditas Drogas; The Tragic Radicals; A Razorblade Romance: 8 p.m., free, 21+. The Doll Hut; www.worldfamousdollhut.com.

Memory Den; Elyzr; Cosmic Music; Alexnder Luna: 9 p.m., $5, 21+. La Santa Bar, 223 E. Third St., Santa Ana, (657) 231-6005; lasantaoc.com. 

The Noir Dalis; Psychotic Reaction; Bloom: 9 p.m., free, 21+. The Continental Room; www.facebook.com/continentalroom.

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Tuesday

’80s Night with Glamel Toe: 9 p.m., free, 21+. Hennessey’s Tavern, 213 Ocean Ave., Laguna Beach, (949) 494-2743; hennesseystavern.com. 

Upon a Burning Body; Of Virtue; Speaking With Ghosts: 6:30 p.m., $16, all ages. The Constellation Room; observatoryoc.com. 

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WEDNESDAY

Drywallero; Deco Hectics; People Flavor: 9 p.m., free, 21+. La Santa Bar; lasantaoc.com. 

KOTA The Friend: 9 p.m., $15-$35, all ages. The Constellation Room; observatoryoc.com. 

Lilbootycall: 8 p.m., $15, all ages. Chain Reaction; allages.com. 

Nowhere Fast—Morrissey & the Smiths Tribute Act: 9 p.m., $5, 21+. The Continental Room; www.facebook.com/continentalroom. 

Riley and the Roxies; Monako Davis; Tayja: 7 p.m., $5, 21+. The Wayfarer; wayfarercm.com. 

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THURSDAY, AUG. 29

Acoustic Thursdays, featuring Danny Osborne; Alaeddin; CJ Hazard and Friends: 8 p.m., free, 21+. The Karman Bar; www.thekarmanbar.com. 

Counterfeit Jacks; 390; 20 Minute Mile: 8 p.m., $5, 21+. The Doll Hut; www.worldfamousdollhut.com. 

The Courtneys; Ian Sweet; Dummy: 9 p.m., $12, all ages. The Constellation Room; observatoryoc.com.

Howlin Rain; Pacific Range: 8 p.m., $10, 21+. The Wayfarer; wayfarercm.com. 

Katchafire: 6 p.m., $20-$35, all ages. Garden Amp, 121672 Main St., Garden Grove, (949) 415-8544; gardenamp.com. 

Savoy Brown; Suitcase Johnny: 8 p.m., $20, all ages. The Coach House; thecoachhouse.com. 

The Sleeperz; Youth Large; Calm Kill; Galena: 8 p.m., $5, 21+. Alex’s Bar; www.alexsbar.com.  

Aimee Murillo

Aimee Murillo is calendar editor and frequently covers film and previously contributed to the OCW’s long-running fashion column, Trendzilla. Don’t ask her what her favorite movie is unless you want to hear her lengthy defense of Showgirls.

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