Thursday, January 17
. 7:30, Serenity Room, 221 W Hallandale Beach blvd. Suite # 4, Hallandale. $10 suggested donation. Visit serenityroom.org.
This isn't your typical concert. Rather the practice of humming, Nadabrahma, or the perfect blissful sound, at Serenity Room is a healing musical occasion. The vibration'll open you up and turn you on... to the universe. Takes place every first and third Thursday of the month and it's guided by Ma Deva Trishna.
Best of Open Mic. 8 p.m. Boynton Beach Art District, 422 West Industrial Ave., Boynton Beach.
Bring a blanket or chair to the Best of Open Mic hosted by Boynton Beach arts collective ActivistArtistA. The event is sponsored by Critical Recording, Vanya E'dan Dance and Entertainment, and the Boynton Beach CRA. It'll feature music by Spencer Allan Patrick
, Aaron Storck
, and Flint Blade
. The winner gets to perform at the Sunday In the Park Concert Series.
Tommy Castro and the Painkillers. 9:30 p.m., Funky Biscuit, 303 SE Mizner Blvd., Royal Palm Place, Boca Raton. Tickets cost $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Visit funkybiscuit.com.
Tommy Castro's been around for over 25 years and he's still numbing the pain of his fans with his rhythm and blues. He, with the Painkillers, put out a 7-inch Greed/That's All I Got on Alligator Records, and they'll be playing at the Funky Biscuit in celebration of the release.