5 Concerts to Check Out this Week (July 12-18)

Niki D'AndreaJuly 12, 2021
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Snoop Dogg | photo by Jason Persse


Every week, we present a curated list of live music in a wide range of genres all around the Valley. Our selections this week have global flavor, with Siberian swing and a sonic nod to Bastille Day alongside local artists and the incomparable Snoop Dogg.

Red Elvises
Tuesday, July 13 at Yucca Tap Room
The pioneers of Siberian surf rock (yes, that’s a thing) bring their kooky blend of rockabilly and traditional Russian music to town. The Surfside IV opens the show. 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 13 at Yucca Tap Room, 29 W. Southern Ave., Tempe, yuccatap.com. Tickets cost $12 in advance, $15 day of show.

Bastille Day Jazz Manouche
Wednesday, July 14 at The Nash
France native Constance Genter and the Upton Combo perform a “gypsy swing” concert to celebrate Bastille Day. The set list includes Parisian classics like “Petite Fleur” and “La Vie en Rose.” 7 p.m. Wednesday, July 14 at The Nash, 110 E. Roosevelt St., Phoenix, thenash.org. Tickets cost $30-$36.

Singer-Songwriters in the Round
Friday and Saturday, July 16 and 17 at Musical Instrument Museum
Local female singer-songwriters Ashley E. Norton, Krystal Baker and Sydney Sprague share the stage for a night of harmonious music and storytelling. 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday, July 16 and 17 at Musical Instrument Museum, 4725 E. Mayo Blvd., Phoenix, mim.org. Tickets cost $28.50-$33.50.

Evan Berg Band
Friday, July 16 at Copper Blues Rock Pub & Kitchen
Evan Berg brings a touch of eclectic electro-pop to his melodic tunes. He might look and sound a little European, but he’s a Valley mainstay. 9:30 p.m. Friday, July 16 at Copper Blues Rock Pub & Kitchen, 50 W. Jefferson St., Phoenix, copperblueslive.com/phoenix. Admission is free.

Snoop Dogg vs. DJ Snoopadelic
Saturday, July 17 at Celebrity Theatre
Snoop Dogg performs under the moniker DJ Snoopadelic at this show, which will consist of a 75-minute set of classic Snoop Dogg hits plus four new Snoop Dogg songs, in addition to spins of songs by a range of artists from DMX to Journey. 8 p.m. Saturday, July 17 at Celebrity Theatre, 440 N. 32nd St., Phoenix, celebritytheatre.com. Tickets cost $50-$130.

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