3 fun music events to check out in Milwaukee this weekend

If you love to take advantage of the music offerings near you, this weekend offers several great reasons to leave the house.

From a performance by an Iranian-based musical artist to a nightclub DJ, read on for a local music to-do list to fill your calendar this week.

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ARDALAN at SITE 1A

Iranian musical artist and DJ will perform for the 21-and-over crowd at SITE 1A on Friday night. Doors open at 9 p.m.

When: Friday, Jan. 25, 9 p.m.-2 a.m.
Where: SITE 1A, 231 E. Buffalo St.
Admission: Free before 11 p.m. with RSVP

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Persian Sound of Music with Mohsen Namjoo

Singer, songwriter and music scholar Mohsen Namjoo will perform on Saturday at the UWM Zelazo Center. Namjoo combines classical Persian music with electric guitar as well as rock and blues vocals and Persian singing.

The singer boats 11 albums and over 20 singles. He released his latest album, "On the String of the Tear's Bow," was released in March 2018.

When: Saturday, Jan. 26, 7-10 p.m.
Where: UWM Zelazo Center, 2419 E. Kenwood Blvd.
Admission: $12 (general admission); $30 (VIP)

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TROP OUT Nō.8 - PLAID HAWAII at SITE 1A

Musical artist and DJ Trop Out will perform at SITE 1A on Saturday night. Doors open at 9 p.m.

When: Saturday, Jan. 26, 9 p.m.-2:30 a.m.
Where: SITE 1A, 231 E. Buffalo St.
Admission: Free

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