Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week
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Once a year, art aficionados and music junkies alike swarm the streets of the Magic City for Art Basel Miami Beach week.
You know, that enormous arty party when the entire city becomes a wonderland filled with work from some of the world's most talented creatives?
And sure, art may be the focus of the show. But music is the melody behind it. Here are the five best concerts during Basel week.
See also: Art Basel Miami Beach 2013 Party Guide
Alabama Shakes. Wednesday, December 4, 8 p.m., Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach; 305-673-7300; fillmoremb.com. Tickets cost $36.50 to $45 plus fees via livenation.com. All ages. Don't worry, baby. All you gotta do is "Hang Loose" and "Hold On" for another couple days. Then you can kick off Basel week like a true Southern hipster with the Alabama Shakes. Fun fact: It isn't just a name. This band's actually from the Heart of Dixie, y'all!
See also: Alabama Shakes Talks Follow-Up to Boys & Girls
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