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Summer 2015: 10 free music shows to see in LA

Music fans at the Made in America Festival at Los Angeles Grand Park on August 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
Music fans at the Made in America Festival at Los Angeles Grand Park on August 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.
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Summer is almost in full swing, and we've got 10 more reasons for you to keep marking that calendar. Whether outdoor shows, music festivals or intimate concerts are your thing, L.A. always has music on the agenda and it's only going to get better. From hip hop to Chicano rock, here are a handful of free shows to see this summer. 

List recap

Artist/band Sound When Where
The Gaslamp Killer Experience Dubstep, underground hip hop June 19 California Plaza
Moving Units Indie, dance punk July 17 The Slide Bar
Mariachi Divas Mariachi, Mexican folk July 18 Levitt Pavilion Pasadena
TV On The Radio Indie rock July 25 Annenberg Space for Photography
De La Soul Hip hop August 1 Annenberg Space for Photography
Yuna R&B, pop August 8 California Plaza
Sister Nancy Reggae, dancehall August 13 Santa Monica Pier
Cold War Kids Indie rock August 15 Annenberg Space for Photography
Los Lonely Boys Rock, blues August 22 Burton Chace Park
Los Lobos Rock September 19 Levitt Pavilion Los Angeles

What concerts are you looking forward to this summer?