Musicians Rome Ramirez (left) and Michael 'Cheez' Brown of the band Sublime with Rome perform at the iHeartRadio Music Festival at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sept. 24, 2011, in Las Vegas.
Hard to believe August is here. This summer is just flying by, so enjoy every moment this weekend.
On Friday, check out Iration
as part of the Del Mar Concert Series
at the racetrack. The band plays after the last race, and the show is free with track admission. Options after that include Soda Bar
for the Blackout Party
, the Beautiful View (EP release) and the Hollerin. At the Casbah
, it’s Dead Feather Moon, Trouble In the Wind and Kelly McFarling. Plus, Son Volt headlines at the Belly Up
At the Casbah
on Saturday afternoon, Daydream Nation presents the Vinyl Junkies Record Swap
. This meet-up of record lovers and sellers is from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is free with a canned-food donation. Elsewhere, Tribal Theory will play at the Supergirl Pro
at the Oceanside Pier. The band takes the stage around 4 p.m. Get details about this free event here
. Other shows to check out include Sublime with Rome, 311, Cypress Hill, Pennywise and G. Love at the Sleep Train Amphitheatre
, plus a Mower reunion show at House of Blues
. Get your dance on downtown with Psychemagik, Adam Salter and Blancnoire at El Dorado
. You can also join Ladynoir, Dark Angel and yours truly at Club Ascension
, where the ladies will take over the DJ booth at the Kava Lounge.
Cap off your weekend with the 91x Sunday Summer Splash Pool Party at the Lafayette Hotel
or head to the Hard Rock Hotel
for Intervention with Krewella and DJ Vice.
Have a great weekend and I’ll see you on the dance floor!
Robin Roth is a familiar voice in the San Diego scene. She is on the air weekdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on 91X, plus she promotes and spins all over town. For more info about upcoming gigs, check out her event blog. Follow Robin on Twitter @robin_roth or submit your DJ listings here.