Listen up! There are some great concerts in Japan!

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Listen up! There are some great concerts in Japan!

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published: January 17, 2018
Editor's note: There are lots of great concerts coming up in the next several months. So get off the couch and check one out. (This was updated Jan. 17)

JANUARY

Nothing But Thieves
Tokyo, Jan. 17, 7 p.m., Duo Music Exchange, 6,500 yen (standing); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Clean Bandit
Tokyo, Jan. 17, 7 p.m., Zepp Divercity, 7,000 yen (1F standing), 8,000 yen (2F designated seats); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Fleet Foxes
Tokyo, Jan. 18, 7 p.m., Zeep City Odaiba Tokyo, 7,800 yen (1F-standing), 8,300 yen (2F-designated seat); Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Bobby Caldwell
Tokyo, Jan. 18, 6:30 & 9:30 p.m., Jan. 20 & 21, 4:30 & 7:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 11,000-12,500 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Levin Brothers
Tokyo, Jan. 19, 7:30 p.m., Motion Blue Yokohama, 8,500 yen; 045-226-1919.
 
Grégory Privat Trio
Tokyo, Jan. 19, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Cotton Club, 5,800-7,000-7,500-8,000 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Kurt Elling
Tokyo, Jan. 19, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Jan. 20 - 21, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 8,500 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Paul Weller
Yokohama, Jan. 20, 6 p.m., Yokohama Bay Hall; Tokyo, Jan. 22-23, 7 p.m., Roppongi EX Theater, 9,000 yen (standing); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
The Pains of Being Pure At Heart
Tokyo, Jan. 21, 6 p.m., WWW X, 6,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Savage Messiah
Tokyo, Jan. 21, 6 p.m., Daikanyama Space Odd, 6,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Four Year Strong
Tokyo, Jan. 21, 7 p.m., Koenji High, 4,800 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Mac DeMarco
Tokyo, Jan. 22, 7 p.m., Liquidroom, 5,500 yen (standing); Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Kitty, Daisy & Lewis
Tokyo, Jan. 22 - 23, 8 p.m., Shibuya Club Quattro, 6,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Jamila Woods
Tokyo, Jan. 23, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 6,300-7,800 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Joey Bada$$
Tokyo, Jan. 23, 7:30 p.m., Tsutaya O-East, 6,800 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
R5
Tokyo, Jan. 23, 7 p.m., Zepp Tokyo, 6,500 yen (1F standing), 8,500 yen (2F designated seats); Udo 03-3402-5999.
 
Jason Moran & The Bandwagon featuring Tarus Mateen & Nasheet Waits
Tokyo, Jan. 23 - 25, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 8,000 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Jukka Eskola Soul Trio feat. Timo Lassy
Tokyo, Jan. 24, 7:30 p.m., Motion Blue Yokohama, 5,000 yen; 045-226-1919.
 
Harold Mabern Trio with Nat Reeves & Joe Farnsworth
Tokyo, Jan. 25 & 26, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Jan. 27, 5 & 8 p.m., Cotton Club, 7,500-9,500 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Franz Ferdinand
Tokyo, Jan. 25, 7 p.m., Shinkiba Studio Coast, 9,000 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
The Internet
Tokyo, Jan. 25, 7:30 p.m., Tsutaya O-East, 6,300 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Brian Setzer Orchestra
Sapporo, Jan. 24, 7 p.m., Nitori Bunka Hall, 8,800-9,800 yen; Doshin Play Guide 011-241-3871; Sendai, Jan. 26, 7 p.m., Tokyo Electron Hall, 8,800-9,800 yen; News Promotion 022-266-7555; Tokyo, Jan. 29-31, 7 p.m., Tokyo Dome City Hall, 8,800-9,800 yen; Udo 03-3402-5999; Fukuoka, Feb. 5, 7 p.m., Fukuoka Convention Hall, 9,800 yen; Tsukusu 092-771-9009; Hiroshima, Feb. 7, 7 p.m., Hiroshima JMS Aster Plaza, 9,800 yen; Yumebanchi 082-253-1010.
 
The Haunted 
Tokyo, Jan. 26, 7 p.m., Liquidroom, 7,500 yen (standing); Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Harem Scarem
Kawasaki, Jan. 26, 7 p.m., Jan. 27, 5 p.m., Club Citta, 8,000 yen (standing); 044-246-8888.
 
John Pizzarelli
Tokyo, Jan. 26, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Jan. 27, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 8,500 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Keiko Lee
Tokyo, Jan. 27, 4:30 & 7:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 6,900-8,400 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Municipal Waste
Tokyo, Jan. 29, 7 p.m., Shibuya Club Quattro; 7,500 yen (standing); M&I Company 03-5453-8899.
 
John Pizzarelli
Tokyo, Jan. 29 - 30, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Cotton Club, 8,500-9,500-10,000-10,500 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Leprous
Tokyo, Jan. 30, 7 p.m., Shinkiba Club Quattro, 6,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Hannah Williams & The Affirmations
Tokyo, Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 7,500 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Keyon Harrold
Tokyo, Jan. 31 - Feb. 2, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Cotton Club, 6,500-7,500-8,000-8,500 yen; 03-3215-1555.

FEBRUARY

Mamas Gun
Tokyo, Feb. 1, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 6,500-8,000 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Sons of Texas
Tokyo, Feb. 1, 7 p.m., Shibuya Duo Music Exchange, 6,900 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Larry Carlton
Tokyo, Feb. 2, 5 & 6, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Feb. 3 - 4, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 9,500 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Natalie Ai Kamauu
Tokyo, Feb. 3, 5 & 7:30 p.m., Cotton Club, 6,480-7,560-8,100-8,640 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
coldrain
Tokyo, Feb. 6, 6:30 p.m., Budokan, 5,999 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Canadian Blast 2018 featuring USS, Terra Lightfoot, Bright Righteous, Kandle
Tokyo, Feb. 6, 6:30 p.m., Shibuya duo Music Exchange, 3,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Michael Ball & Alfie Boe
Tokyo, Feb. 10, 6 p.m., Feb.11 - 12, 2 p.m., Tokyu Theatre Orb, 12,000-13,000 yen; Udo 03-3402-5999.
 
Thrash Domination 2018 -Club Citta’ 30th Anniversary Special featuring Testament, Exodus, Warbringer
Kawasaki, Feb. 10 & 11, 4 p.m., Club Citta, 12,000 yen (standing); 044-246-8888.
 
Chris Botti 
Tokyo, Feb. 10 - 12, 5 & 8 p.m., Feb. 13 - 14, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 12,800 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
The xx
Chiba, Feb. 11, 6 p.m., Makuhari Messe, 9,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Maylee Todd
Tokyo, Feb. 13, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 4,500-6,000 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Karen Souza
Tokyo, Feb. 13 & 14, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Feb. 15, 9 p.m., Cotton Club, 7,500-8,500-9,000-9,500 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Eluveitie 
Tokyo, Feb. 14, 6:30 p.m., Shibuya Cyclone, Feb. 15, 6:30 p.m., Duo Music Exchange, 6,000 yen; 050-3136-7770.
 
Sebastien Izambard
Tokyo, Feb. 14, 6:30 p.m., Bunkamura Orchard Hall, 10,000-11,000 yen; Udo 03-3402-5999.
 
Bonobo
Toyo, Feb. 15, 7:30 p.m., Ex Theater Roppongi, 6,800 yen (arena standing), 6,800 yen (standing & balcony); Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Victor Wooten featuring Dennis Chambers & Bob Franceschini
Tokyo, Feb. 15, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 7,900-9,400 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Father John Misty
Tokyo, Feb. 15, 8 p.m., Tsutaya O-East, 7,000 yen (standing); Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Venom Inc
Tokyo, Feb. 15, 7 p.m., Shibuya Club Quattro, 8,000 yen (standing); Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Kyle Eastwood
Tokyo, Feb. 16, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Feb. 17 & 18, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 8,000 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Bay City Rollers
Tokyo, Feb. 17, 4 & 8 p.m., Feb.18, 2 & 6 p.m., Due Music Exchange, 8,000 yen; Alive 050-3136-7770.
 
Ride
Tokyo, Feb. 19, 6 p.m., Tokyo Dome City Hall, 7,000-8,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Julia Fordham
Tokyo, Feb. 19, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 7,400 - 8,900 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
GoGo Penguin
Tokyo, Feb. 19 - 21, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 7,800 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Arch Enemy
Tokyo, Feb. 20 - 21, 7 p.m., EX Theater Roppongi, 7,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Paramore
Tokyo, Feb. 21, 7 p.m., Zepp Tokyo, 6,900 yen (1F standing), 6,900 yen (2F designated seats); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Sabrina Carpenter
Tokyo, Feb. 21, 7 p.m., Mynavi Blitz Akasaka, 6,800 yen (1F standing), 7,800 yen (2F designated seats); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
José James
Tokyo, Feb. 21 & 22, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 7,400-8,900 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Rage
Tokyo, Feb. 22, 7 p.m., Club Quattro, 7,500 yen (standing); Tokyo Min-on 03-5774-3030.
 
Fred Hersch
Tokyo, Feb. 22 & 23, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Feb 24, 5 & 8 p.m., Cotton Club, 6,000-7,000-7,500-8,000 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Clémentine with special guest marasy (2.23 fri.) Jinsei Tsuji (2.24 sat.)
Tokyo, Feb. 23, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Feb. 24, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 7,800 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Giovanni Mirabassi
Tokyo, Feb. 26, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Cotton Club, 5,000-6,000-6,500-7,000 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Giovanni Mirabassi Trio featuring Sarah Lancman
Tokyo, Feb. 27, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Cotton Club, 7,800-9,000-9,500-10,000 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Matthew Morrison
Tokyo, Feb. 27, 6:30 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 10,500-12,000 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Mogwai
Tokyo, Feb. 27, 7 p.m., Shinkiba Studio Coast, 7,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Fifth Harmony
Tokyo, Feb. 28 - Mar. 1, 7 p.m., Toyosu PIT, 9,500 yen; Udo 03-3402-5999.
 
Roy Hargrove Quintet
Tokyo, Feb. 28, Mar. 1 & 3, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Mar. 3, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 8,500 yen; 03-5485-0088.

MARCH

Joe
Tokyo, Mar. 4, 4:30 & 7:30 p.m., Mar. 6, 6:30 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 13,300-14,800 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
The Amazons
Tokyo, Mar. 5, 7 p.m., Shibuya Club Quattro, 5,800 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Vanessa Williams
Tokyo, Mar. 5, 6 & 9, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Mar. 10 & 11, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 13,500 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Lauv
Tokyo, Mar. 6, 8 p.m., Daikanyama UNIT, 5,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Jet
Tokyo, Mar. 7, 7 p.m., Shinkiba Studio Coast, 7,800 yen (standing); Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Steve Gadd on the Blicher Hemmer Gadd project
Tokyo, Mar. 7, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 6,400-7,900 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Oz Noy “Ozone Squeeze” featuring Rai Thistlethwayte & Darren Stanley
Tokyo, Mar. 8 & 9, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Mar. 10, 5 - 8 p.m., Cotton Club, 7,500-8,500 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Riot
Kawasaki, Mar. 10 & 11, 6 p.m., Club Citta, 8,000 yen (standing); 044-246-8888.
 
John Legend
Tokyo, Mar. 12-13, 7 p.m., Ex Theater Roppongi, 13,000-12,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Kip Winger
Tokyo, Mar. 13, 7 p.m., Daikanyama Space Odd, 8,000 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
From the Jam Featuring Bruce Foxton
Tokyo, Mar. 13-14, 7:30 p.m., Duo Music Exchange, 12,000 yen; Alive, https://www.alive.mu/
 
Steve Smith and Vital Information - Nyc Edition - Featuring Mark Soskin, Baron Browne & Vinny Valentino
Tokyo, Mar. 15 - 16, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Mar. 17, 5 - 8 p.m., Cotton Club, 7,000-8,000-8,500-9,000 yen; 03-3215-1555.
 
Camel
Kawasaki, May 16 & 17, 7:30 p.m., May 19 & 20, 5 p.m., Club Citta, 12,000 yen; 044-246-8888.
 
Helloween
Sapporo, March 18, Zepp Sapporo, 9,800 yen (1st floor-standing), 12,000 yen (designated seat); Kyodo Sapporo 011-221-0144; Tokyo, March 23, 7 p.m., March 24, 6 p.m., Zepp Tokyo, 9,800 yen (1st floor-standing), 12,000 yen (designated seat); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Orquesta de La Luz
Tokyo, Mar. 19, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 6,500-8,000 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Nai Palm
Tokyo, Mar. 20, 7:30 p.m., Shibuya WWW X, 5,000 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
The New Power Generation
Tokyo, Mar. 22 - 23, 7 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 10,500 - 12,000 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Zedd
Chiba, Mar. 23, 8 p.m., Makuhari Messe, 9,000 yen (Standing Ticket), 16,000 yen (Gold Ticket); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Cécile Mclorin Salvant
Tokyo, Mar. 24 - 25, 5 & 8 p.m., Mar. 26, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 7,500 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Katy Perry
Saitama, Mar. 27 - 28, 7 p.m., Saitama Super Arena, 10,000-15,000-30,000 yen; Udo 03-3402-5999.

APRIL

Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton
Tokyo, Apr. 3 & 4, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 8,000 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
The Poodles
Tokyo, Apr. 4, 7 p.m., Shibuya Club Quattro, 7,000 yen; M&I Company 03-5453-8899.
 
Steve Hackett
Kawasaki, Apr. 7 & 8, 5 p.m., Club Citta, 12,000 yen (standing); 044-246-8888.
 
Gizmodrome
Tokyo, Apr. 9, 7 p.m., Bunkamura Orchard Hall, 8,800-9,800 yen; Udo 03-3402-5999.
 
Lany
Tokyo, Apr. 9, 7 p.m., Liquidroom, 6,000 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Lalah Hathaway
Tokyo, Apr. 9 & 10, 6:30 & 9 p.m., Apr. 14 & 15, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 9,000 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Charlotte Gainsbourg
Tokyo, Apr. 9, 7:30 p.m., Roppongi EX Theater, 8,000 yen (standing), 9,000 yen (designated seat); Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Bruno Mars
Saitama, April 12, 7 p.m., April 14, 6 p.m., Saitama Super Arena, 9,500-14,000-18,500-35,000-100,000 yen; H.I.P. 03-3475-9999; www.hipjpn.co.jp/live/24k/.
 
Brian McKnight
Tokyo, Apr. 22, 4:30 & 7:30 p.m., Apr. 23 & 24, 6:30 & 9:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 15,300-16,800 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Phoenix
Tokyo, April 23 - 24, 7 p.m., Toyosu Pit, 7,000 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
JP Cooper
Tokyo, Apr. 24, 7 p.m., Ebisu Liquidroom, 5,500 yen; Smash 03-3444-6751.
 
Fall Out Boy
Tokyo, Apr. 26, 6:30 p.m., Nippon Budokan, 7,000-7,500-8,000-10,000 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.

MAY

Cradle of Filth
Tokyo, Mar. 1, 7 p.m., Ebisu Liquidroom, 7,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Leroy Hutson
Tokyo, May 3 & 5, 4:30 & 7:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 7,000 - 8,500 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Squeeze
Tokyo, May 6, 4:30 & 7:30 p.m., Billboard Live Tokyo, 7,900 - 9,400 yen; 03-3405-1133.
 
Le Orme
Tokyo, May. 8-9, 7 p.m., Akasaka Blitz, 10,000 yen; M&I Company 03-5453-8899.
 
Silvia Perez Cruz
Tokyo, May 11, 6:30 & 9 p.m., May 12, 5 & 8 p.m., Blue Note Tokyo, 8,000 yen; 03-5485-0088.
 
Harry Styles
Chiba, May 12, 5 p.m., Makuhari Messe, 10,000-12,000-18,000 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.

JUNE

Austin Mahone
Tokyo, June 1, 7 p.m., Tokyo International Forum Hall A, 8,000-9,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Amorphis
Tokyo, Jun. 13, 7 p.m., Shibuya Club Quattro, 7,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Niall Horan
Tokyo, Jun. 14, 7 p.m., ZEPP Diver City, 9,500 yen; Jun. 15, 7 p.m., Shinkiba Studio Coast, 9,500 yen; Creativeman 03-3499-6669.
 
Gorillaz
Chiba, Jun. 21, 7:30 p.m., Makuhari Messe, 10,000 yen (Stand A: reserved seat), 12,000 yen (Stand S: reserved seat), 12,000 yen (Arena Standing: Designated block); Smash 03-3444-6751.

 

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