Psychic Mirrors with DJs Mikey R. and Benton G. Friday, June 12, 10 p.m. Gramps, 176 NW 24th St., Miami; 305-699-2669; gramps.com.
The Magic City's Psychic Mirrors are "on some next level shit." That's why the Miami boogie funk masters are traveling all the way to the foreign lands of Barcelona for the annual Sónar Festival "of advanced music and new media art." But first, they will celebrate their departure with a proper 305 sendoff at Gramps.
Rich Medina with DJ YNot. Friday, June 12, 10 p.m. Coyo Taco, 2300 NW 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-573-8228; coyotaco.com. Admission is free. Ages 21 and up.
Kick it back old school with Rich Medina as the DJ takes you "on a sonic journey through hip-hop, house, soul, afrobeat, funk, breaks and dance classics" smack in the heart of the 'Wood at Coyo Taco.
Amigo Skate Fundraiser with SevinSins, Funeral For A Clown, Anti-Faces, Filthy Casuals, the Bearings, Kill the Tyrant, Form and Design, Nut Check, the Stone House, Munks, Kid Lore, Trench, Full Time Mother Fucker, Despierta y Dispara, In Oculus, G2, T.A.G., Riot Agents, and others. Friday, June 12, 10 p.m. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-757-1807; churchillspub.com.
Help Amigo Skate Cuba "rebuild a portion of the Havana DIY Skate Park, deliver 100 skateboards to [la Perla del Caribe], teach a street art class at a local school, and host [the island's] first-ever Go Skateboarding Day celebration" at Churchill's. With local bands, a sugar skull art show, and a ton of cool activities, you're surely in for a "night of live music and mayhem fun."
Tony Succar with Mixtura and DJ Edward. Presented by Miami Boheme. Friday, June 12, 9:30 p.m. Ball & Chain, 1513 SW Eighth St., Miami; 305-643-7820; ballandchainmiami.com. Admission is free. Ages 21 and up.
Do the salsa "Thriller" with Tony Succar as el músico brings Unity: The Latin Tribute to Michael Jackson and all his MJ-inspired Latin hits to Little Havana's Ball & Chain.
Jazid's 19th Anniversary Celebration with Inna Sense and the Oski Foundation on Friday, June 12, and Xperimento on Saturday, June 13, 11 p.m. Jazid, 1342 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-673-9372; jazid.net. Admission costs $10 each night. Ages 21 and up.
Nineteen years of positive vibes and good music — that's what Jazid will be celebrating this weekend. Party it up at the SoBe hot spot with two days of non-stop reggae and live tuneage from Inna Sense, the Oski Foundation, and Xperimento. Here's to many more!
Secret Garden Art Walk Experience with music by DJs Donnie Lowe B2B Brock Lambert, Lowcut, Kike Roldan, Mercy AKA Bret Grove, Richy, Ohashi, Ennio Skoto, and others. Saturday, June 13, 5 p.m. Toejam Backlot, 150 NW 21st St., Miami; 305-759-9954; toejambacklot.com. Admission is free before 10 p.m. with RSVP via eventbrite.com.
Enter the Secret Garden and discover an open-air world of underground dance beats, live artists, pop-up craft beer, backyard BBQ, yoga, "visual aesthetics, and attractive production [that will] keep you grooving" all night long.
Chicks & Kicks with A Fly Guy and DJ Johnny Walker Red. Saturday, June 13, 10 p.m. Grand Central, 697 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-377-2277; grandcentralmiami.com. Tickets cost $10 plus fees via bsideentertainment.weebly.com. Geminis are free before midnight. Ages 18 and up.
If you wanna party with all the Chicks & Kicks at Grand Central this weekend, you better come prepared to "dance all night long." As Ingrid B, the boss lady behind the bash told New Times in a recent interview, "Everybody should break a sweat, but not be so sweaty that it's not cute anymore." Word.
F. Live to Kill Release Party with DJ Skidmark, the Ruins, Gazms, Die Trying!, Sandratz, Drul, and Back Pages. Saturday, June 13, 9 p.m. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-757-1807; churchillspub.com. Admission costs $5.
F Live[s] to Kill your eardrums with decibels of punk rock. That's why the hardcore music junkies are throwing a mega rager with the Ruins, the Gazms, Sandratz, and all the punks at Churchill's in celebration of the release of their latest album.
Miami Vice Episode with Eccentrix Sound, Reid Waters, DJ Gravy, Micro Don, and Louie Arson. Hosted by Scotch Bonnet and Silent Addy. Sunday, June 14, 6 p.m. Gramps, 176 NW 24th St., Miami; 305-699-2669; gramps.com. Admission for ladies is free; guys pay $10.
Dancehall, reggae, hip-hop, and, um, twerking. That's Miami's vice for you. So turn up and go wild with Eccentrix Sound, Reid Waters, and all your riddim selectas at Gramps.
Butch with Lost Pieces, Richy and Alex Poxada. Sunday, June 14, 9 p.m. Steam Miami, 30 NE 14th St., Miami; 786-516-3393; steammiami.com. Admission costs $10 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up.
Party it up with Butch as the German beat-meister travels from "the land of a million drums" to the Magic City for a night of experimental techno-house at Steam.