Members of the metro music scene band together to pay tribute to one of its pioneers, the late Basile Kolliopoulos.
Music Louis Fowler Basile Benefit Bash with The True Believers, The Fortune Tellers, The Reverb Brothers, DJ Jon Mooneyham and more 9 p.m. Friday-Saturday VZD’s Restaurant & Club 4200 N. Western vzds.com 524-4203 $20 Friday, $10 Saturday
OKG7 things to do Gazette staff
Skrillex isn’t just an empty haircut; he’s arguably the most successful electronic musician on the planet. Love him or hate him (we recommend loving him), the 26-year-old dubstep phenomenon kicks off his Mothership Tour with fellow DJs Dillon Francis, What So Not and others 5:30 p.m. Friday at the Zoo Amphitheatre, 2101 NE 50th St. Glowsticks optional. Tickets are $44.50-$75. Call 602-0683 or visit thezooamphitheatre.com.