Phoenix’s all-girl power trio The Venomous Pinks, who merge the Ramones with Joan Jett, team up with Vegas’ premier S.O.D. tribute act, Stormtroopers of Dirk, to tear you a new one at 10 p.m. Saturday at the Double Down Saloon, 4640 Paradise Road. The show is free; call 702-791-5775.
Concert for kids
“For the Love of Music,” a children’s concert presented by the Nevada Chamber Symphony, will thrill the youngsters at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Clark County Library Theater, 1401 E. Flamingo Road. The concert is free, although reservations are recommended because of limited seating; call 702-433-9280.
Bleach, “a fresh monthly collaborative event and educational session dedicated to future sounds and thick vibes,” features DJs Hatcha, Rize &Quiet, Chuck B, Biz: E and more at 8 p.m. Tuesday at Beauty Bar, 517 Fremont St. The event is free; call 702-598-3757.
L.A. femme pop rockers Violet, who feature in their ranks Ministry of Love guitarist Devo Fresh, bring their buzz to downtown Las Vegas at 8 p.m. Saturday at Backstage Bar &Billiards, 601 Fremont St. The show is free; call 702-382-2227.
Mark and the Martinis
Relive a vintage Vegas vibe with the jazzy stylings of Mark and the Martinis at 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday at The Chandelier at The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, 3708 Las Vegas Blvd. South. The shows are free; call 702-698-7000.
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