Let's keep our fingers that the last of the cannibal attacks are behind us, so we can go back to using bath salts responsibly, like in tubs or small doses.
With the tourists gone and the zombies defeated, the city is ours again. It's safe to come out of your fallout shelter and reunite with society. Go out, have some drinks, dance a little. There're plenty of great music-related things to do this weekend under $10.
Beats After Sunset. Friday, June 1, 8 p.m., Bass Museum of Art, 2100 Collins Ave., Miami Beach. $8 for non-members. South Beach's favorite monthly, artsy happy hour goes down tonight with complimentary cocktails and contemporary beats.
Cosmo's 65th Birthday. Friday, June 1, 10 p.m., Tobacco Road, 626 S. Miami Ave., Miami. $5. Tobacco Road's in-house soundman turns the big 6-5, and he's inviting y'all to his birthday bash.
Fridays at The Vagabond. Friday, June 1, 10 p.m., The Vagabond, 30 NE 14th St., Miami. Free before 11 p.m. The resident DJs take the over this weekend as Ray Milian, Lolo, Carmel Ophir, UVS, and Nitebloom drop your favorite indie tunes.
Miami Rail Launch and Release Party. Friday, June 1, 7 p.m., Lester's, 2519 NW Second Ave., Miami. Free. Who says the print industry's dead? Miami Rail is launching this weekend, a spin-off of the 14-year-old Brooklyn Rail rag.
For the Punx!. Friday, June 1, 9:30 p.m., Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE Second Ave., Miami. $5. There are few places in the world where you'll see six bands for $5. Churchill's rocks.
Suo. Friday, June 1, 10 p.m., Bougainvillea's Old Florida Tavern, 7221 SW 58th Ave., South Miami. Free. In terms of cover bands, Suo's up there with the best--Lez Zeppelin, Bad Fish, etc.
Deaf Poets' Seven-Inch Release Party. Saturday, June 2, 8:30 p.m., Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE Second Ave., Miami. $7. Spend an extra three bucks and you'll get a copy of the group's limited-edition seven-inch single. Dare y'all to find a better deal!
Elastic Bond. Saturday, June 2, PAX, 337 SW Eighth St., Miami. $10. Alt-fusion rock hits little Havana this weekend via Elastic Bond.
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DJ A-Train at Ricochet. Saturday, June 2, 10 p.m., Ricochet Lounge, 3250 NE First Ave., Miami. Free. Dancing and drinking on a Saturday night beats whatever else you were thinking of doing.
Nabedipalooza! Send-Off Celebration for Nabedi Osorio. Sunday, June 3, 12 p.m., The Stage, 170 NE 38th St., Miami. $5. Sadly, The State Of's Nabedi Osorio is also leaving Miami for the Wild, Wild West, otherwise known as California. Come say goodbye and wish her luck.