4

Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

^
Keep New Times Free
I Support
  • Local
  • Community
  • Journalism
  • logo

Support the independent voice of Miami and help keep the future of New Times free.

Music is an escape for many things ... Mondays aren't one of them.

Even though you can't make the most dreaded day of the work week vanish, at least you can look forward to the pretty good shows that'll follow.

Here are the five best concerts to check out this week, from Cam'ron at Grand Central for Sneaker Pimps Miami to Charli XCX at Revolution to Belle & Sebastian at the Fillmore.

See also: New Times' Concert Calendar

Death's Door. With the Galactic Effect, Yodabyte, and Ben Wash. Presented by King's Head Records. Thursday, September 25, 11 p.m. The Electric Pickle, 2826 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-456-5613; electricpicklemiami.com. Tickets cost $5 with RSVP info@kingsheadrecords.com, or $10 at the door. Enter Death's Door at the Pickle and take your senses on an interactive journey as you jam to the "Cosmic Riddle Thump" of the Galactic Effect.

See also: Galactic Effect on "Downtown Miami Scene" Versus "Commercial Crap South Beach"

Sneaker Pimps Miami. With Cam'ron. Powered by Monster Energy and presented by Coors Light. Saturday, September 27, 8 to 11 p.m. Grand Central, 697 N. Miami Ave., Miami; 305-377-2277; grandcentralmiami.com. Tickets cost $20 plus fees via ticketfly.com. Cam'ron's "running fashion, man, [he] ain't even tryin'." That's why he's gonna be showing off his beats and kicks smack in the heart of Downtown at Grand Central for Sneaker Pimps Miami.

Charli XCX. With Elliphant and Femme. Saturday, September 27, 7:30 p.m. Culture Room, 3045 N. Federal Hgwy., Fort Lauderdale; 954-564-1074; cultureroom.net. Tickets cost $17 plus fees via ticketmaster.com. "[Put] on [your] dancing shoes, [go] to the discotheque, [get] high and [get] wrecked" as you "Break the Rules" with English pop songstress Charlotte Aitchison AKA Charli XCX at Revolution.

Foreigner. Saturday, September 27, 8 p.m. Hard Rock Live, 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood; 954-797-5531; hardrocklivehollywoodfl.com. Tickets cost $55 to $65 plus fees via ticketmaster.com. Rock the night away with "Juke Box [Heroes]" Foreigner at the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood.

Belle & Sebastian. With Luke Temple. Sunday, September 28, 8 p.m. The Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-673-7300; fillmoremb.com. Tickets cost $32.50 to $45 plus fees via livenation.com. Belle & Sebastian may be a group of Scottish "Cuckoo[s]," but their quirky tendencies is what makes them a "cult favorite among indie aficionados" and a hipster's dream come true.

See also: Belle & Sebastian on the Next Album and "Accepting That We're a Twee Pop Band"

Follow Crossfade on Facebook and Twitter @Crossfade_SFL.

Keep Miami New Times Free... Since we started Miami New Times, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Miami, and we would like to keep it that way. Offering our readers free access to incisive coverage of local news, food and culture. Producing stories on everything from political scandals to the hottest new bands, with gutsy reporting, stylish writing, and staffers who've won everything from the Society of Professional Journalists' Sigma Delta Chi feature-writing award to the Casey Medal for Meritorious Journalism. But with local journalism's existence under siege and advertising revenue setbacks having a larger impact, it is important now more than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" membership program, allowing us to keep covering Miami with no paywalls.

We use cookies to collect and analyze information on site performance and usage, and to enhance and customize content and advertisements. By clicking 'X' or continuing to use the site, you agree to allow cookies to be placed. To find out more, visit our cookies policy and our privacy policy.