Friday, the English Beat play night one of a two-night stand at the Belly Up; Circa Survive headlines a sold-out show at House of Blues; the legendary Alice Cooper hits Harrah’s Resort So Cal; Trans-Siberian Orchestra plays at Viejas Arena; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy hits Sycuan Casino; the Paladins headline at the Casbah; Captured by Robots, Satanic Puppeteer Orchestra and Roxy Jones are at Soda Bar; Speaker in Reverse is at the Tin Can; and Viri y Los Bandidos play the Ken Club. For your dancing fix, DJ Mancat is at U-31, and Sleepwalking takes over Til-Two.
Saturday, Cake plays at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, and the Kyle Kicks Cancer Punk Rock & Psychobilly Benefit Music Fest is at the Yard. Later, join me for Club Sabbat at Numb3rs as we take over both rooms. I’ll be DJing with Liquid Grey in the front room, and Drew Harlander takes over the back room. Grab more info here. Elsewhere, EC Twins take over Bassmnt; Thomas Jack + Klatch are at Bang Bang; and Booty Bassmnt hits the Whistle Stop. For your live music fix, Meat Puppets headline at the Casbah; the English Beat play at the Belly Up; Chrissie Hynde of the Pretenders fame headlines at the Balboa Theatre; the Donkeys, Soft Lions and Oh Spirit! are at Soda Bar; and Tiffany Jane & the Kicks, Steph Johnson and Rebecca Jade are at Lestat’s.
Have a great holiday 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 @robin_roth or submit your DJ listings here.