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Drake, Brian Wilson and Blink-182: Your essential summer music guide

Drake, Brian Wilson and Blink-182: Your essential summer music guide

Missed the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival? Bummed you didn’t score tickets to Adele’s upcoming six-night stay at Staples Center or Radiohead’s two-night jaunt at the Shrine Auditorium? Well, there’s plenty of music still to be had this summer, both on record and in person.

What follows are some of the top picks from The Times’ music staff.


Corinne Bailey Rae | June 9 -10Corinne Bailey Rae (Amy Sussman / Invision / AP)

Best known for her breezy 2006 hit “Put Your Records On,” this British folk-soul singer thickened her sound for her funky new album, “The Heart Speaks in Whispers,” which she made...

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