Friday, Matt Pond PA, Young Buffalo and Shawn Alpay are at the Casbah; the Dead Milkmen headline at the Belly Up; Tribal Seeds, Hirie and True Press return to the Observatory North Park for a second night; Turbo Fruits and Eternal Summers are at the Merrow; "It's Gonna Blow" fundraiser featuring aMiniature, El Ten Eleven and Lunar Maps at the Ken Club; Chinese Rocks (performing Johnny Thunders “So Alone” album), Chica Diabla and Chamber Sixx play at Black Cat Bar; Nicky Lane, Low Volts and Jake Loban & the Benders are at Soda Bar; AJ Froman and Death By Snoo Snoo take over the Balboa; Falling In Reverse headline at House of Blues; and Desert Suns' record release with Midnight Ghost, Red Wizard and Loom are at Tower Bar. Dance options include ‘80s vs.‘90s at Bar Pink; Lil Jon at Bassmnt; and MemoRex, Bass Exotic and Karma at Bang Bang.
Kick off your Saturday with Artwalk in Little Italy or Adams Avenue Unplugged. Later that night, Soft Lions and Mini Death are at the Balboa; a tribute to Kim Fowley with the Loons, Schizophonics, True Stories, Roni Lee and the Rosalyns a the Casbah; Angry Samoans, Authentic Sellout and Cruz Radical are at Soda Bar; Tribal Seeds, Fortunate Youth and Aloha Radio hit the Observatory North Park; Todo Mundo and We Are Sirens are at Winstons; and Huj, the Frights and Paper Days play at the Loft (UCSD). Hit the dance floor with Club Sabbat at Numb3rs and DJs Severin and yours truly; Life In Color Big Bang World Tour with Tritonal and Vicetone at Valley View Casino Center; Booty Bassmnt at the Whistle Stop, Hayden James at Bang Bang, Andrew Ravel at Bassmnt; and Smiths Night with Saul Q is a the Hideout.
Enjoy Sunday fun day with Artwalk and Adams Avenue Unplugged. Plus, Kaiser Chiefs and Priory are at House of Blues; Waxahatchee and Girlpool take over the Casbah; Reptar, Sandy’s and Paper Days are at Soda Bar; and the Six String Society Show is at the Belly Up.
Have a good 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. Follow Robin on Twitter or submit your DJ listings here.