XYZA Showcase. With Second Nature, Brightwing, Johnytiger, Pazmal, and Kaizen. Friday, December 5, 3 to 8 p.m. Social Lubricant Lounge, 167 NW 23rd St., Miami; 786-409-2241; tsllounge.com. Free. Ages 21 and up. You only Basel once (a year). So get the arty party started early with Johnytiger, Pazmal, and the rest of XYZA's "solo electronic artists" at TSL.
TV on the Radio. As part of Tumblr IRL's Art Basel Miami Beach art installation and performance. Friday, December 5, 6 to 9 p.m. Miami Ironside Market Space, 7610 NE 4th Ct., Miami; 786-315-8369. Visit irlirl.tumblr.com/TVOTR. Free. All ages. There's no shame in being a "Happy Idiot..." Especially if it means getting to see Brooklyn indie rock crew TV on the Radio for free.