Ready to continue your summer with some rocking tunes? There are tons of concerts happening in Seattle this month. From rap to indie rock and more, we’ve got you covered.

Here are 10 of the best concerts coming to Seattle this August.

Sharon Van Etten

Indie folk and rock artist Sharon Van Etten is playing an outdoor concert at Redmond’s Marymoor Park. You’ll be able to hear catchy tunes selected from her six studio albums.

When: August 3rd
Where: 6046 W. Lake Sammamish Pkwy. NE Redmond, WA
Cost: $36+

Lil Tracy

Whether you know him as Lil Tracy or Yung Bruh, Jazz Ishmael Butler is an undeniably influential figure in the SoundCloud rap scene. He’s touching down in Seattle to perform a show at Neumos which is sure to be one of the most lively happening this month.

When: August 4th
Where: 925 E Pike St
Cost: $55+


Celebrate with KEXP50 in honor of half a century on-air! The radio station will have musical performances, live broadcasting, food trucks, and more for you to enjoy. It’s also a great excuse to spend some time at Seattle Center if you have yet to do so this summer.

When: August 6th
Where: 305 Harrison St
Cost: Free

Psychadelic Furs

English post-punk band, Psychadelic Furs is coming all the way to Seattle to perform an outdoor concert as part of Woodland Park Zoo’s summer concert series. You can hear their hit “Love My Way” among many others that are sure to put you in a great mood.

When: August 7th
Where: 5500 Phinney Ave N
Cost: $65


What would the 2010s be without BANKS’ catchy tunes? The alternative pop star is taking over the Moore Theatre for an evening of tunes that are sure to take you down memory lane.

When: August 7th
Where: 1932 2nd Ave
Cost: $46.50+

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Day In Day Out Festival

Headliners include The National, Mitski, and Mac Demarco. You’ll also be able to see artists like Japanese Breakfast, JPEGMAFIA, Cherry Glazer, and more! Alongside performing artists, you’ll also be able to catch an assortment of DJ sets. Of course, there will also be food trucks and tents.

When: August 12th-14th
Where: 305 Harrison St
Cost: $85+

Kid Cudi

Rapper Kid Cudi has been in and out of the limelight these past few years. That being said his influence and talent among contemporary rappers is undeniable. You’ll have the chance to see him here in Seattle at Climate Pledge Arena.

When: August 19th
Where: 334 1st Ave N
Cost: $39.50+

Ethel Cain

Rising alternative rockstar, Ethel Cain is performing right here in Seattle this August. You’ll be able to hear her genre-bending tunes and Southern Gothic influence in a concert that is sure to be radically different from others this month.

When: August 20th
Where: 925 E Pike St
Cost: $41+

Bass Canyon

Love EDM? You probably don’t want to miss out on Bass Canyon. The festival is taking place at the Gorge this August and a lineup has to be announced. Be sure to check in with Bass Canyon’s social media for all the latest festival info.

When: August 19th-21st
Where: 754 Silica Rd NW, George, WA
Cost: $249+

Thing at Fort Worden

This year’s lineup includes acts like Freddie Gibbs, Yves Tumor, Faye Webster, Modest Mouse, Father John Misty, Jose Gonzalez, and more. So plan ahead and don’t miss out on what is sure to be one of the best music festivals in the PNW this summer.

When: August 26th-28th
Where: 200 Battery Way, Port Townsend, WA
Cost: $129.50+

Happy concert going!