"Music is the celestial sound," Psychemagik writes on their Facebook description, "and it is sound that controls the whole universe." Experience the mystical vibes of the UK DJ duo and ride into the Magik Sunset with Danny McLewin and Tom Coveney at the Pickle.
The Hongs. With DJ Jared Cole. Friday, August 7, 10 p.m. Kill Your Idol, 222 Española Way, Miami Beach; 305-534-1009; facebook.com/killyouridolmiami. Admission is free. Ages 21 and up.
Chill out with the Hongs as the Magic City's "multinational dance rock conglomerate" creates "a sweet, sugary pop-rock-disco" blend of "electro-pop with a dash of nu-wave" at KYI.
Electric Piquete. Performing on the Fountain Terrace. Friday, August 7, 8 to 10 p.m. 2200 E. 4th Ave., Hialeah; 305-885-8000; hialeahparkcasino.com. Admission is free.
Only Miami's best Latin band is worthy of celebrating the second anniversary of Hialeah Park's newly-added casino. And only Electric Piquete is worthy of performing on the Fountain Terrace of said location and being introduced by the legendary salsero himself, Willy Chirino. Be in the presence of Latin music royalty and help kick-off Hialeah Park's two-year anniversary preview weekend with Hialeah's finest en la Ciudad que Progresa.
The Cube Guys. With Doc Brown. Presented by Humans Alike and Steam. Friday, August 7, 10 p.m. Steam Miami, 30 NE 14th St., Miami; 786-516-3393; The Summer Roll Music Festival. With Deaf Poets, SunGhosts, Off Orbit, Minimal, Emily Sheila, Pewpts, Ovrhol, the Post Age, Snowmoon, Simplicity Itself, Xela Zaid, and others. Presented by Jam Life. Saturday, August 8, 8 p.m. Churchill's Pub, 5501 NE 2nd Ave., Miami; 305-757-1807 Let the good times roll with Deaf Poets, SunGhosts, Off Orbit, and all of your local faves at Jam Life's Summer Roll Music Festival. With some of the best bands in the 305 all playing under one roof, you'll be sure to have one hell of a night.
Eons. Serene Machine Release Party with . Saturday, August 8, 10 p.m. The Annex, 44 NE 29th St., Miami; . Admission is free.
In their latest EP, Serene Machine, Eons "explores the juxtaposition of human emotions and man-made technology and what happens to those emotions once they're filtered through tools found in the studio." But this weekend, Miami's synth-pop duo will celebrate the release of their upcoming EP — which was co-produced by Afrobeta's
2300 NW 2nd Ave, Miami; 305-573-8228; coyotaco.com. Admission is free. And DJ A-Train. Saturday, August 8, 10 p.m. Coyo Taco, 2300 NW 2nd Ave, Miami; 305-573-8228; coyotaco.com. Admission is free. We pity the fool who thinks Coyo Taco only has burritos and tacos to offer the world. Because for quite some time now, Coyo has been hosting a whole mess of local and international talent in its "secret" back room bar. This weekend, Friday and Saturday, you can dance off the calories to sets by DJ YNot and DJ A-Train.
. Tickets cost $8 per adult and $4 per child. Each show requires a separate ticket. Tickets go on sale at the Box Office at 10 a.m. the day of the show. Laser show admission includes laser glasses.
After 40 years, this weekend marks "your final chance to sit back and get your mind blown by the laser light show" at the Patricia and Phillip Frost Museum of Science's planetarium. With the exception of the "Pop" Family Laser Show, the last installment of the monthly phenomenon will "rely heavy on the classics, featuring Jimi Hendrix, Queen, Bob Marley, Pink Floyd, Led Zeppelin, the Doors, and the Beatles." It'll melt brains and have you sayin', "Dude..."
Shaker Sundays BBQ. Sunday, August 9, 2 to 10 p.m. The Freehand Miami, 2727 Indian Creek Dr., Miami Beach; 305-531-2727 The Do-Over 10 Year Celebration. Sunday, August 9, 4 p.m. to midnight. Sidebar, 337 SW 8th St., Miami; Los Angeles' hottest summertime bash is celebrating a decade of sick beats on wax with 10 parties across 10 cities. And the 305, of course, happens to be one of them. The lineup will be kept on the DL till Sunday, but given the Do-Over's solid party rep, you definitely won't be disappointed.