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The Compass: LA's Live Music Guide Feat. Cold War Kids, The 1975 And More

Emilie Dylewski |
November 20, 2014 | 2:04 p.m. PST

Staff Reporter

We've navigated the LA music scene to bring you the best gigs of the weekend:


Cold War Kids

Long Beach natives and indie-rock darlings, Cold War Kids take on LA following the October release of their album, "Hold My Home." 

Time: 8 p.m.

Where: Regent Theater

Opening act: Avid Dancer

Cost: $30+

The 1975

Coachella veterans The 1975 stop in LA on their whirlwind US tour before continuing on to Australia in January.

Time: 7 p.m.

Where: Hollywood Palladium

Opening acts: CRUISR, Young Rising Sons

Cost: $45+

READ ALSO: The 1975 At The Hollywood Palladium


Capital Cities

Local natives Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian of indie-pop Capital Cities stop at The Fonda for two nights of "The Sky is Falling Down" Tour.

Time: 8:30 p.m.

Where: The Fonda

Opening acts: Scavenger Hunt, Night Terrors of 1927

Cost: $30+


Bastille, notable for singles "Pompeii" and "Bad Blood", are due to release their mixtape "VS. (Other People's Heartache pt. III)" Dec. 10.

Time: 8:30 p.m.

Where: The Fox Theater, Pomona

Opening acts: Ella Eyre, Grizfolk

Cost: $35+


Minus the Bear

Following the October release of their latest EP "Lost Loves," Minus the Bear continues their Lost Loves & Beer Commercials 10 Year Anniversary Tour.

Time: 8 p.m.

Where: The Glass House, Pomona

Opening act: Mansions

Cost: $25+

The Matches

This pop-punk quartet has officially returned from hiatus for the 10 Year Anniversary of E. Von Dahl Killed The Locals.

Time: 8:00 p.m.

Where: The Troubadour

Opening act: Billy Brown

Cost: $20


Fortunate Youth

Reggae sextet Fortunate Youth headline a night at the El Rey.

Time: 7 p.m.

Where: El Rey Theatre

Opening acts: The Expanders, Thrive

Cost: $15

Reach Staff Reporter Emilie Dylewski here.



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