We picked them for you: the biggest, the best, the coolest concerts coming this week.

1. Jason Mraz

Jason Mraz

Jason Mraz

It’s going to feel like summer with hot weather and some breezy, strummy songs courtesy of Jason Mraz. The singer-songwriter is coming to Stir Cove on Sunday with songs such as “The Remedy (I Won’t Worry),” “I’m Yours” and “I Won’t Give Up.” Tickets via Ticketmaster.

2. Portugal. The Man

Portugal The Man

Portugal. The Man

Can you “Feel It Still”? The Grammy-winning song is still stuck in our heads even though Portugal. The Man released it a couple years back. Catch them live at Lincoln’s Bourbon Theatre on Tuesday. Tickets at ticketweb.com.

3. Walter Trout

Walter Trout

Walter Trout

Bluesman Walter Trout has quite a history with Omaha. Several years ago, he suffered from liver disease until he received a liver transplant in Omaha. Now he’s back at full strength, and he’ll be back in town to play The Waiting Room Lounge on Monday. Tickets, $20, at etix.com.

4. Chuck Prophet

Chuck Prophet

Chuck Prophet

Singer-songwriter Chuck Prophet will play another installment of the Sunday Roadhouse concert series at The Waiting Room Lounge for an early show Sunday night. Tickets, $17, at sundayroadhouse.com.

5. Iration

Time to jam. Reggae band Iration will play the big stage outside of Slowdown on Friday, and the band promised some new tunes. Tickets, $25, at ticketfly.com.

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Australian rock band Chase Atlantic has a new album on the way, and they’ll play The Waiting Room Lounge. Tickets, $15, at etix.com.


Heartland rockers Red Wanting Blue will play The Waiting Room Lounge. Tickets, $13, at etix.com.


Nirvana tribute act Nivrana will rock The Royal Grove in Lincoln. Tickets at etix.com.


Grace Giebler got a golden ticket on “American Idol,” and now you can see the Omaha singer perform with Grace’s Duo at Lombardo’s Bistro & Bar at 4:30 p.m. Free show.


New Zealand indie pop band The Beths will play Slowdown. Tickets, $15, at ticketfly.com.


Lead singer of the Black Veil Brides, Andy Black will bring his solo show to The Waiting Room Lounge. Tickets, $20, at etix.com.

Guthrie Govan, Marco Minnemann and Bryan Beller are The Aristocrats, and they’ll play Slowdown. Tickets, $15, at ticketfly.com.


Texas reggae-rock singer-songwriter Cas Haley will play Slowdown. Tickets, $10, at ticketfly.com.

Jason Singer is Michigander, and the singer-songwriter will play Reverb Lounge. Tickets, $10, at etix.com.