Run The JewelsRun, don’t walk, to Bill Graham Civic on Saturday.

Friday, July 21

Sufjan Stevens, Thao Nguyen @ The Fox Theater
Perennial favorite Sufjan joins up with Nico Muhly, Bryce Dessner, and James McAlister to perform their new collaboration, Planetarium.

Motor City Drum Ensemble, Dam-Funk @ 1015 Folsom
One of the most in-demand DJs of the day is supported by Stones Throw‘s Dam-Funk.

Bruno Mars @ SAP Center
If you think you’re too cool for Bruno Mars, you’re wrong.

Saturday, July 22

Run the Jewels, Flatbush Zombies @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
Still riding on their third record, released earlier this year, RTJ runs Bill Graham Civic with help from tourmates Flatbush Zombies.

Blonde Redhead @ The Regency Ballroom
Reunite with the revered Sonic Youth contemporaries at the Regency.

NightGarden Piano @ SF Botanical Garden
Chances are someone you know RSVPed to this on Facebook.

Flesh World, Preening @ Thee Parkside
Get loud with some art-punk at Parkside for Preening’s tape release.

Steep Ravine @ The Crepe Place
If local twang is more your thing, caravan down to Santa Cruz for the folksy sounds of Steep Ravine.

Sunday, July 23

Third Eye Blind @ The Greek Theater
Look, I don’t really get the Bay’s sudden rekindled relationship with Third Eye Blind — but if you do, go check them out at the Greek this weekend.

Musiq Soulchild @ Yoshi’s
Almost two decades into his career, the platinum-selling singer comes to Oakland.

The Atom Age, The Band Ice Cream @ Hemlock Tavern
Cool down at Hemlock with locals the Atom Age and The Band Ice Cream.

Devotionals @ The Makeout Room
Two Gallants’ Tyson Vogel strikes out on his own again as Devotionals.