Friday, Pato Banton and Layne Tadesse are at the Belly Up; Soul Search Council with DJ Claire, Mike Turi, Ms. Angie, Mark Garcia, Pat & Lety Beers, Mr Mazee and Lady Dottie & the Diamonds takes over the Casbah; TV Girl, Lanterns and Poppet are at Soda Bar; SpringBoard West Music Festival featuring Warren G is at Music Box; Misc. Ailments and DJ Mancat are at the Holding Company; Damage Inc, Memory Layne and Up the Irons play at House of Blues; and Revolt-Chix, Zombie Surf Camp and the Pictographs perform at The Merrow. Dance options include Croatia Squad at Bang Bang; WeAreTreo at Omnia; or DJ Junior theDISCOpunk is at U-31.
Saturday, the Schizophonics (who play our SoundDiego LIVE party on Jan. 20 -- RSVP here), the Loons, and the Skids play the Casbah; The 7th Annual Beat Farmers Hootenanny with the Farmers, the Paladins and more takes over the Belly Up; Grizzly Business, Inspired and the Sleep and Spero are at Soda Bar; Frankie J and the Big Pink perform at Music Box; San Diego City Soul Club with Unsteady, the Revivers and Mochilero All Stars is at the Merrow; 6ONE9, Copycat Killers and Relax Max play at House of Blues; and Jason Lee and the R.I.P.Tides, Los Sweepers and DJ Mikey Ratt are at Tower Bar. Get your dance on with Club Ascension and the 12-year anniversary of the Kava Lounge featuring Kanga live and yours truly DJing; Jayceeoh at Omnia; or Hotfire + Petey Clicks at Bang Bang.
Sunday, there is a David Bowie Birthday Celebration at the Casbah with Bowiephonics, Ariel Levine performing Black Star, Ziggy Shuffledust, DJ's Claire, Mr Mazee and Little Robert. Elsewhere, Hannah Yuen, Nylon Apartments and TV Icon take over Soda Bar; and GRRRL Independent Ladies present a Benefit Show for the Women's March on Washington with Soft Lions, Le Ra and Iris at Blonde.
Have a great weekend and I’ll see you on the dance floor.