Don't fret if you missed
9 p.m. Tuesday, $44.50, LiveNation.com or 305-673-7311
Derek Smith's onstage moniker isn't just suggestive of the visualizations fans may have at one of his concerts. The name Pretty Lights suits Smith's chill-wave synth-hop act, which often mixes old-school soul vocals with electronic beats.
Public Image Ltd. at Grand Central
8 p.m. Friday, $30, GrandCentralMiami.com or 305-377-2277
Victor Wooten at Culture Room
9 p.m. Friday, $32.85, Ticketmaster.com or 954-564-1074
Bassist Victor Wooten has played with the
The Stage's Hispanic Heritage Festival
10 p.m. Friday, $10, TheStageMiami.com or 305-576-9577
Rumberos Conjunto Progreso will headline the Stage's homage to Miami's culture of Latin funk. Conjunto's late-night set of Cuban classics, including the music of Miguelito Matamoros and Ignacio Pineiro, will be prefaced by the Latin funk of Electric Piquete. Rum and tequila drinks will be on special all night, and the Frita Man food truck will serve Cuban grub.
Albert Castiglia at Maguire's Hill 16
9 p.m. Saturday, no cover, MaguiresHill16.com or 954-764-4453
Castiglia and his band are regulars at the Hill in
Flannel Church at the Funky Biscuit
8 p.m. Saturday, $10, FunkyBiscuit.com or 561-395-2929
The Flannel Church's frontman, Duane Trucks, is technically not a local, but his funk-jam band includes the pedal steel of the Lee Boys' Roosevelt Collier. The Church plays New Orleans-bred rhythm and blues. Its members include some of Trucks' bandmates from Col. Bruce Hampton and the Pharaoh Gummit, his main musical project.