June 9-11| Texas Trust Credit Union Theatre, Grand Prairie
Re:SET, a traveling music festival that takes place over four weekends in June, features North Texas as its first stop. San Francisco, Atlanta, and New Orleans follow. Acts include boygenius, Steve Lacy, Foushee, LCD Soundsystem, Toro y Moi, James Blake, Big Freedia, and Jamie XX. Single-day and three-day tickets are available. Get tickets.
Christopher Cross and Air Supply
June 9, 7:30 p.m.| Bass Performance Hall, Fort Worth
Yacht rock and dad rock converge on Cowtown Friday night as Christopher Cross and Air Supply share a bill at Bass Performance Hall. Expect San Antonio-native Cross to bring his hits like “Sailing,” “Ride Like the Wind,” and “Arthur’s Theme.” Air Supply will bring 80s prom favorites like “All Out of Love,” “Every Woman in the World,” and “Here I Am.” The show benefits the University of North Texas Health Science Center. Get tickets.
Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band
June 10, 6 p.m.| The Grove @ Mustang Station, Farmers Branch
Farmers Branch throws Denton Drive Live, a free outdoor concert series, every year from April to July. This week’s Cajun themed party not only offers Cajun band Chubby Carrier & the Bayou Swamp Band, but also all the crawfish you can eat, courtesy Roots Southern Table. The event will also offer games, shaved ice and ice cream, and other dining options for purchase. The concert is free, but tickets for the crawfish boil are $40 each. They are available for presale and first-come, first serve at the event. Jean Pierre and the Zydeco Angels open. Get tickets.
June 10, 7 p.m.| American Airlines Center
Duran Duran is on a 26-city North American tour, and will hit Dallas Saturday night in the first leg of that tour. Expect plenty of favorites: “Girls on Film,” “Rio,” “Wild Boys,” “Notorious,” and pretty much every other song you can remember from their extensive catalog will be included in the setlist. Bastille and NIle Rodgers and Chic will open. Get tickets.
Pride in Bloom
June 10 and 11| Dallas Arboretum
Turtle Creek Chorale, Nathan Ratliff, The Women’s Chorus of Dallas, Dezi 5, and Dalene Richelle will perform during the Arboretum’s two-day Pride in Bloom event. The weekend will offer LGBTQ+ artists, entertainers, chefs, and vendors. Attendees can shop, listen to music, and take part in the community picnic celebration among the ribbon chandelier-bedecked trees in the Pecan Grove. (Visitors are invited to pack a lunch, or purchase one at the event.) Muralist MOM will provide an interactive mural experience, and the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden will offer hands-on activities. Get tickets. (Go here to see a full list of Pride events this weekend and beyond.)
Also check out:
Sunny War and Las Los, June 9, 7 p.m., Klyde Warren Park. Get details
Koe Wetzel, June 9, 7:30 p.m., Dickies Arena, Fort Worth. Get tickets
Tab Benoit, June 9, 8 p.m., Tannahill’s Tavern and Music Hall, Fort Worth. Get tickets
Bones, Xavier Wulf, and Eddy Baker, June 9, 8 p.m., South Side Ballroom. Get tickets
Colorwaave #002, feat. Funrula, Natural Hiigh, and Ev DeShaw, June 9, 8 p.m., 919 Morell Ave. Get tickets
Dale Watson, June 9, 8:30 p.m., Levitt Pavilion, Arlington. Get details
Brent Cobb, June 9, 10 p.m., Billy Bob’s Texas, Fort Worth. Get tickets
Palooza in the Park w/ DJ K-Sprinkles, Ceci Ceci, and Maya Piata, June 10, 11 a.m., Museum Green, Fair Park. Get details
Parker McCollum, June 10, 7:30 p.m., Dos Equis Pavilion. Get tickets
Otep, June 10, 7:30 p.m., Trees. Get tickets
Muscadine Bloodline, June 10, 8 p.m., The Factory in Deep Ellum. Get tickets
Revelers Hall Band with Sassafras Swing, June 10, 8 p.m., The Kessler. Get tickets
Musa Keys, June 10, 9 p.m., Rokwood Nightclub and Bar. Get tickets
Dillon Nathaniel and Sacha Robotti, June 10, 10 p.m., Stereo Live. Get tickets
Monte Montgomery, June 11, 5 p.m., Louie Louie’s Dueling Piano Bar. Get tickets
Heart Attack Man, June 11, 6 p.m., Trees. Get tickets
Dikembe, June 11, 7 p.m., Andy’s Bar, Denton. Get tickets
Ondara, June 11, 7 p.m., Cambridge Room at House of Blues. Get tickets
Nate Fredrick and The Wholesome Boys, June 11, 8 p.m., Sundown at Granada. Get tickets
To see what concerts are coming to North Texas this year, go here.