Friday is the the Lafayette Hotel’s 70th Anniversary Party; Ringo Starr & His All Starr Band hit Humphreys Concerts by the Bay; Schizophonics Soul Revue, the Magnificent with Mighty Manfred, the RaveUps and DJ Claire & Mr. Mazee takes over the Casbah; Steve West’s Subculture with Still Ill (the Smiths tribute band) is at Music Box; Common Sense headline at the Belly Up; Gone Baby Gone, the Fink Bombs and Fuzz Junkies are at the Ken Club; The Amandas play at the Whistle Stop; and Hip Hop vs. Punk Rock is at the Tower Bar. Dance options include Carnage at Omnia; Rezz at Bang Bang and Henry Fong at Bassmnt.
Saturday, Flight of the Conchords Sing Flight of the Conchords at the CCCU OAT; The Loons, Schizophonics, the Gargoyles and DJs Tony the Tyger, and Mateo Londres are at Soda Bar; Kevin Morby and Big Thief take over the Casbah; Tribal Theory, Billy Galewood and Aloha Radio play at the Belly Up; and Great Apes, Western Settings, Strike Twelve and Gentlemen Prefer Blood are at the Ken Club. Get your dance on with yours truly at the Kava Lounge for Club Ascension; Bass Tribe’s 4-Year Anniversary with the Gaslamp Killer, Psychemagik, E-Ty, Tech Support (Galangsta + Datphat), B Dash Ray, Russ Imperio and Freckle is at Spin; Lovelife – Th’ Booty Boat After Party hits Music Box; Kry Wolf is at Bang Bang; Party Thieves take over Bassmnt; ‘80s vs. ‘90s is at the Whistle Stop; and DJ Irie performs at Omnia.
Sunday, Emily Jane White, Eva & the Vagabonds and Hexa are at Soda Bar; Elephante and Illenium take over Port Pavillion at Broadway Pier; and the Chase Anthony Shelton Benefit & Tribute with East of Sweden, Bella Novela and the Fascination is at the Merrow. Elsewhere, Booty Bassment hits the Casbah; Slander takes over Omnia, and 12th Planet is at Bassmnt.
Have a great holiday weekend, enjoy the Fourth of July fireworks, and I’ll see you on the dance floor!