We don't need a giant turkey to remind us of how lucky we are to be living in the Magic City. All we need is some good music.
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Anberlin. With '68. Monday, November 24, 7 p.m. Revolution Live, 100 SW Third Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0964; jointherevolution.net. Tickets cost $18.50 plus fees via ticketmaster.com. Bid your adieu to Anberlin as the Winter Haven alt rockers tear up the stage with their Lowborn hits for one last hurrah at Revolution.
'80s Prom. With the State Of, DJ Hottpants, and ALX CZO in the Enchanted Garden, and DJs Ray Milian and Tommy Gunn in the Main Ballroom. Wednesday, November 26, 9 p.m. Steam Miami, 30 NE 14th St., Miami; 786-516-3393; steammiami.com. Tickets cost $10 plus fees via holdmyticket.com. Ages 21 and up. Tease your hair, pile on that pink lipstick, and rock those pink ruffles... It's prom night. And for this all '80s affair, Steam Miami, AKA the old Vagabond space, will host yet another night of "spin booty jams, freestyle, hip-hop, new wave, dance hits, and guilty pleasures" with the State Of and other totally tubular '80s freaks.
Uncle Luke and 2 Live Crew Reunion. As part of Dirty Hairy. Wednesday, November 26, 11 p.m. LIV, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-674-4680; livnightclub.com. Tickets cost $40 to $60 plus fees via wantickets.com. Ages 21 and up. Do the "Doo Doo Brown" and get ratchet as hell with Uncle Luke and 2 Live Crew at LIV.
Young Thug. Thursday, November 27, 10 p.m. Revolution Live, 100 SW Third Ave., Fort Lauderdale; 954-727-0964; jointherevolution.net. Tickets cost $40 plus fees via ticketmaster.com. "Million five on the Visa card" and "28 floors up like [he] could F.L.Y.E.E." Yep, ATL rapper Young Thug's definitely livin' that "Lifestyle."
See also: New Times' Concert Calendar
Tegan & Sara. As part of the BleauLive Concert Series. Saturday, November 29, 7:30 p.m. Fontainebleau Miami Beach, 4441 Collins Ave., Miami Beach; 305-538-2000; fontainebleau.com. Dinner and show packages cost $175 to $199 plus fees via nightpass.co. Feel the "rush" of the "night sky" and get "Closer" with the "most unlikely [twin] pop stars on the planet," Tegan and Sara at the Fontainebleau.
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