Meet local Lila Blue at the Lost Church on Thursday.(photo: Gabriella Dubois and Matilde Maciera-Kaufman)

Monday, December 18

OCS, Ty Segall, Shannon Lay @ The Chapel
It’s slow going this week as venues wind down for the holidays, but you can catch OCS and Ty Segall on their second night at the Chapel.

Wednesday, December 20

Sonny Digital, Young Chop, Black Boe, Reese La Flare @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall
This list of up and coming rappers makes for a nice mid-week reset.

Home Alone with the San Francisco Symphony @ Davies Symphony Hall
You were probably gonna watch it on cable anyway.

Mike Watt and the Secondmen, Mayya and the Revolutionary Hell Yeah! @ Bottom of the Hill
The SoCal punks will be backed by local twang-inflected rockers Mayya and the Revolutionary Hell Yeah!

Thursday, December 21

Jhene Aiko, Willow Smith, Kodie Shane, Kitty Cash @ The Catalyst
The next wave in pop comes to Santa Cruz.

A Lila Blue Holiday Special @ The Lost Church
Local wunderkind Lila Blue puts on an intimate show that benefits Glide Memorial.