Friday, Gary Clark Jr. and the Shelters hit House of Blues; Eleanor Friedberger, the Nephews and Icewater are at the Hideout; Mystic Braves, the Loons, Los Sweepers and DJ Tony the Tyger take over the Casbah; XXYYXX and Jim-E Stack are at the Observatory North Park; Rosanne Cash plays at Poway Center For The Performing Arts; Abbey Road’s Beatles vs. Stones hits the Belly Up; The Major Minus, Social Club and Ned & the Dirt are at Soda Bar; Ditches play at Bar Pink; G Burns Jug Band, Liquorsmiths and the Heartbeat Trail take over Pour House in Oceanside; Astronauts, Etc., Harriet Brown and Bakkuda are at the Merrow; and the Loons play an early show at the Whistle Stop. Get your dance on with Greyboy at El Dorado, Chuckie at Omnia and Gladiator at Bassmnt.
Start off your Saturday with the St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival in Balboa Park or the Best Coast Beer Fest. Later that night, Kaleo and Firekid are at House of Blues; the 6th Annual Beat Farmers Reunion with Rosie Flores and more takes over the Belly Up; Dreamers, Arkells and Karma Killers are at House of Blues Voodoo Room; Slaves headline at the Irenic; Wolf Eyes, Timmy’s Organism and Video are at the Hideout; The Palace Ballroom and Western Settings hit Pour House; and the Soft White Sixties, Decorator and End Thought play at Soda Bar. Dance options include Club Sabbat at Numb3rs; Booty Bassment at the Whistle Stop; Tritonal at Omnia; Michael Calfan at Bang Bang; and Saved By The '90s with DJ Junior the DiscoPunk at the Casbah.
Sunday, Dengue Fever, Dani Bell & the Tarantist and Thee Commons are at the Casbah; Anderson East and Dylan Leblanc take over the Belly Up; This Will Destroy You and Vinyl Williams play the Irenic and Shawn James & the Shapeshifters, Robert Jon & the Wreck and Jake Loban are at Soda Bar.
Have a great weekend and I’ll see you on the dance floor.
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