Miami's Five Best Concerts This Week
Bleeth. Presented by Ladies Night. Wednesday, July 8, 10 p.m. Kill Your Idol, 222 Española Way, Miami Beach; 305-534-1009; facebook.com/killyouridolmiami.com. Admission is free. Ages 21 and up.
"We wanted something that when you heard it, you didn't have anything to relate it to or have some preconceived idea of," Bleeth guitarist and former Astrokat member, Lauren Palma explains to New Times of the band's moniker. "We're playing with new rhythms. It's about people's feelings when they're stuck. The songs are even sludgier and doomier." Discover the darker side that is Bleeth as Palma and her rock crew take over Kill Your Idol this week.
Get schooled on Pop Psychology and learn why there are some "Songs [You] Can't Listen To" with Provo, Utah's "post-punk-soul-pop" masters Neon Trees at Revolution.
Eagles. History of the Eagles Tour. Friday, July 10, 8 p.m. American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami; 786-777-1000; aaarena.com. Tickets cost $46.50 to $176.50 plus fees via ticketmaster.com.
It's been a long and wonderful career for the Eagles, and you can relive the glory days of "Hotel California" and experience the history of this great American rock band in one night with Glenn Farley and his crew at the AAA.
Mack-A-Poolooza. With LunchMoney Lewis, Natalie La Rose, Shaggy, and Flo Rida. Presented by the Fontainebleau BleauLive Concert Series. Saturday, July 11, 2 to 4 p.m. Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-538-2000; fontainebleau.com. Lunch and show package costs $50 plus fees via nightpass.co.
Miami's LunchMoney Lewis wanted to tackle an issue everyone could relate to with his single "Bills." And 25 million YouTube views later, it's safe to say he did just that. "Moving to a new area, like a kid going to college, you’re on your own," LunchMoney explains to New Times in a recent interview. "You got your own apartment. You have new responsibilities to take on." But no matter how many bills you may have, homeboy knows you gotta have a little fun. That's why the Magic City rapper is taking over the Fontainebleau Miami Beach for this year's Mack-A-Poolooza with Flo Rida, Shaggy, and Natalie La Rose.
Imagine Dragons. Smoke + Mirrors Tour with Metric. Saturday, July 11, 7:30 p.m. BB&T Center, 1 Panther Pkwy., Sunrise; 954-835-8000; thebbtcenter.com. Tickets cost $30.75 to $55.25 plus fees via ticketmaster.com.
Discover the "color of boom" and snap a "Polaroid" or two with Imagine Dragons as the Grammy Award-winning rockers bring their Smoke + Mirrors to the BB&T Center.
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