Things to do in Miami this weekend - July 25-27
Here are ideas for what you could be doing this weekend... with tips for next week!
FALL OUT BOY AND PARAMORE
Pop-punk showcase features Fall Out Boy, touring in support of its fifth studio album, “Save Rock and Roll”; plus Paramore, which will perform hits from its self-titled fourth album including “Still Into You” and “Ain’t It Fun.”
Details: 7 p.m. at Cruzan Amphitheatre, 601 Sansbury’s Way, West Palm Beach; LiveNation.com; $26-$66.
“LITTLE BLACK DRESS” TOUR
You might recognize her face from NBC’s reality a cappella talent show “The Sing-Off,” where she was a judge alongside Ben Folds and Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men, but Bareilles’ claim to fame is as the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter of gems including “Love Song,” “King of Anything” and the ubiquitous pop hit “Brave.”
Details: 7:30 p.m. at the Hard Rock Live Arena at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $35-$55.
EVEN BETTER THAN THE REAL THING?
U2 BY UV
Tribute band looks and sounds just like U2, with spot-on versions of classics including “Beautiful Day,” “Where the Streets Have No Name,” “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For,” “One” and “Mysterious Ways.”
Details: 7:30 p.m. at Mizner Park Amphitheatre, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton; myboca.us; free.
MAD ABOUT HER
Former Oakland Raiders cheerleader and “MADtv” star best known for hilarious characters including a Vietnamese nail salon employee and a rude fast-food employee named Bon Qui Qui does stand-up.
Details: 8 and 10:30 p.m. Friday, 7 and 9:45 p.m. Saturday, and 7 p.m. Sunday; at the Fort Lauderdale Improv, 5700 Seminole Way; improvftl.com; $30.
free for all
JAZZ AT MOCA
8-9:15 P.M. FRIDAY: Grammy-nominated jazz pianist Martin Bejerano, who graduated from the New World School of the Arts and University of Miami, performs with his ensemble; Museum of Contemporary Art, 770 NE 125th St., North Miami; mocanomi.org.
POP-PUNK SUMMER CAMP
VANS WARPED TOUR
Summertime for modern-rock fans means it’s time to get Warped again. This year’s lineup, the festival’s 19th, features dozens of bands, including Mayday Parade, Saves the Day, Cute Is What We Aim For, The Devil Wears Prada, The Ready Set and Anberlin.
Details: 11 a.m. at Cruzan Amphitheatre, 601 Sansbury’s Way, West Palm Beach; LiveNation.com; $37.50-$48.50.
MAD DECENT BLOCK PARTY
DJ Diplo’s label kicks off its tour at Revolution with the best in dubstep, electro-house, drum-’n’-bass, moombahton, trap and garage, featuring Dillon Francis, Flosstradamus, Zeds Dead, Flume and more.
Details: Noon at Revolution Live – Outdoors, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; Ticketmaster; $35.50.
Rap, rock, reggae and funk band best-known for the hits “Down” and “All Mixed Up” tours in support of its 13th studio album, “Stereolithic.”
Details: 6:30 p.m. at Sunset Cove Amphitheater, 20405 Amphitheater Circ., Boca Raton; Ticketmaster; $35 in advance, $40 day of show.
JAZZ IT UP
INTIMATE CONVERSATIONS OF TWO SAX ADDICTS
Nestor Zurita on alto sax and Felipe Lamoglia on tenor sax perform a tribute concert to the late Dixieland soprano saxophonist Steve Lacy, with compositions by Thelonious Monk, among many others.
Details: 8 p.m. at Arts at St. Johns, 4760 Pine Tree Dr., Miami Beach; 305-613-2325; $15, $10 seniors and students.
HONKY TONK ROYALTY
Son of Hank Williams Jr., grandson of Hank Williams, and half-brother of Holly Williams mixes a taste of punk and heavy metal into his country-rock compositions.
Details: 7 p.m. at the Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hwy., Fort Lauderdale; cultureroom.net; $18.
ALL OF ME TOUR
The soul man with the hottest ballad going shows why he’s won nine Grammys, performing hits including “Ordinary People,” “Heaven,” “Save Room,” “Green Light,” “Shine” and, yes, “All of Me.”
Details: 7:30 p.m. at Mizner Park Amphitheatre, 590 Plaza Real, Boca Raton; Ticketmaster; $40.50-$100.50.
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD
Pop-folk-reggae guru leads this music and yoga lifestyle festival to help you find true harmony within yourself, while listening to great tunes by Franti (“Say Hey [I Love You],” “I’m Alive [Life Sounds Like]”), Brett Dennen, SOJA and Trevor Hall.
Details: 6 p.m. Tuesday at Sunset Cove Amphitheater, 20405 Amphitheater Circle, Boca Raton; Ticketmaster; $35 in advance, $40 day of show.
L.A. pop/hip-hop duo – consisting of Malcolm Kelley and Tony Oller, who met on the set of the Nickelodeon TV series “Gigantic” — performs hits including “Thank You” and “Classic.”
Details: 7 p.m. Tuesday at Revolution Live, 200 W. Broward Blvd., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0950 or jointherevolution.net; $19.50 in advance, $22 day of show.
GAVIN DEGRAW AND MATT NATHANSON
Bluesy growler DeGraw performs his biggest hit, “I Don’t Want to Be,” plus tracks from his fifth studio album, “Make a Move,” while folk-rocker Nathanson offers “Come On Get Higher,” “Faster” and tunes from his seventh album, “Last of the Great Pretenders.”
Details: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Hard Rock Live Arena at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, 1 Seminole Way, near Hollywood; Ticketmaster; $35-$55.
Dutch DJ — real name Fadil El Ghoul — who spins deep, dark house music is a remix master (Madonna, Lady Gaga, Pitbull, Rihanna), and was named the IDMA Best Breakthrough Artist award in 2012 at Miami’s Winter Music Conference.
Details: 11 p.m. Thursday at LIV Nightclub, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; wantickets.com; $30-$40.
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