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5 Upcoming Concerts You Shouldn't Miss

BY Rebecca Wallwork | March 16, 2018 | Feature

Live music is calling our name.
The NuDeco Ensemble takes classical music to new heights.

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Hip-hop pioneer Grandmaster Flash headlines an old-school night of hip-hop and Miami Bass, complete with live turntablists, break dancers, beatboxers and graffiti artists. The concert is part of this year’s Winter Music Conference. March 23, 9PM, from $60, Kelly Haus, 146 NE 23nd St., Miami, 786.505.3535

Can’t Go Wrong Rock

It’s hard to believe The Pretenders have been making their inimitable brand of rock for 40 years when they still sound so fresh and relevant today. Chrissie Hynde and the band hit the Fillmore stage for a night of nostalgia and new material. March 25, 8PM, from $43, The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater, 1700 Washington Ave. Miami Beach, 305.673.7300

Classical... With a Twist
Eclectic chamber orchestra Nu Deco Ensemble upends expectations of classical music, blending new compositions with well-known pieces and interpretations of modern hits. Case in point: The troupe’s upcoming concert features the music of both Queen and Stravinsky, with special guest Ben Folds. March 29, 8PM, From $20, Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts, 1300 Biscayne Blvd., Miami 305.949.6722

Queen of the Night
You may know the Queen of Bounce, Big Freedia, from the club scene in New Orleans or from her show on Fuse TV, Big Freedia Bounces Back. Now, you can see what all the hype is about when she takes the stage to show off her vocal skills. March 30, 9PM, from $18, Churchill’s Pub, 5501 NE Second Ave., Miami, 305.757.1807

It Takes Two
Chart-toppers Demi Lovato and DJ Khaled come together for a musical night of hits from Lovato’s latest album, Tell Me You Love Me, and Khaled’s signature beats. March 30, From $26, 8PM, American Airlines Arena, 601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami

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