On Budget: Free shows

Punk Rawk Elvis

Is there such a thing as blue suede combat boots? Find out when Punk Rawk Elvis throws down with The Objex and Scorpion vs. Tarantula at 10 p.m. Friday at the Double Down Saloon, 4640 Paradise Road. The show is free; call 702-791-5775.


Rock with dynamic duo StefnRock at 8:30 p.m. Saturday at The Dillinger, 1224 Arizona St., Boulder City. The show is free; call 702-293-4001.

English Beat

Brit ska favorites The English Beat enliven Vegas once more at 9 p.m. Friday at the Hard Rock Cafe at the Hard Rock Hotel, 4475 Paradise Road. The show is free; call 702-733-8400.

Tribute team

Did Pantera and Primus ever share the stage together? Doubt it. But tribute acts to both bands will make up for the missed opportunity when Farr Beyond Driven and The Band Formerly Know as Mrknowitall team up at 10 p.m. Friday at Count’s Vamp’d, 6750 W. Sahara Ave. The show is free; call 702-220-8849.

Dirty Hooks

Don’t miss coed Vegas rockers The Dirty Hooks when they play an all-ages show at 9 p.m. Saturday at Downtown Container Park, 707 Fremont St. The show is free.

Contact reporter Jason Bracelin at jbracelin@reviewjournal.com or 702-383-0476. Follow on Twitter @JasonBracelin.