Friday, Foster the People with Tijuana Panthers play at the Observatory North Park; Ten Foot Pole, Surface Report and Fallen Monuments pummel Soda Bar; Los Lonely Boys and Lisa Morales blues-rock the Belly Up; John Brown’s Body and Stranger take over Music Box; San Diego Freak Out presents the Dream Joints record release show with Vakoum, Hexa, Body Song, fivepaw, and DJs Andrew McGranahan and Camilla Robina at the Casbah; The Andrew McKeag Band and Finnegan Blue Trio are at the Black Cat Bar; and Screamin YeeHaws country-punk the Holding Company. Get your dance on with Hardwell at Omnia; Jeremy Olander at Bang Bang; Paul van Dyk and Solarstone at House of Blues; Through Being Cool SD’s Original Emo Night at Blonde; or ‘80s & ‘90s at Bar Pink.
Saturday, Kim & the Created and the Schizophonics wild out at the Lafayette Hotel; LED Presents Zeds Dead, Saymyname, Mscls and Erick Diaz at Quartyard; The Freedom Concert featuring Lifehouse is on the USS Midway; The Adicts and the Sonics rock out at the Observatory North Park; CRX, Starcrawler and Pinky Pinky play at Soda Bar (check out the SoundDiego interview with Pinky Pinky here); Down By Law, Skipjack and DJ Mancat take over at the Holding Company; Jennifer Knapp performs at Space; Brawley play at Bar Pink; Mustache Harbor and Graceband are at the Belly Up; Lady Dottie & the Diamonds hit Park & Rec; The M.E. Tour, Marsha Ambrosius and Eric Benet are at House of Blues; and Dazed and Confused “A Tribute To Led Zeppelin” takes over Winston’s. Dance options include Le Youth at Port Pavilion, Broadway Pier; LED Presents My Life Every Day USA 2017 Saturday and Sunday at Valley View Casino Center; Steve West's Subculture featuring the Cured (tribute to the Cure) and Still Ill (tribute to the Smiths and Morrissey) is at Music Box; Club Sabbat’s annual military-themed event at Numb3rs with DJs Liquid Grey and Diskdroid; Yotto at Bang Bang; DJ Vice at Omnia; Breathe Carolina at Bassmnt; or Chachi at Fluxx.
Have a great holiday weekend and I’ll see you on the dance floor!