Sunday, May 19, 2019

Lou Barlow keeps spirit alive returning to band that kicked him...

Before labels like “alternative,” “emo,” “lo-fi” and “grunge” became easy go-to words for lazy rock writers, somewhere in the northeast of the United States,...

Boxwood, a one-man wall of sound, releases “Sun Garden City” EP...

Jose Ferrer, aka Boxwood, is a bit of a deconstructionist. He showed up at Sweat Records in Miami a couple weeks ago to talk...

Aki Kaurismäki goes Miami Beach

A rare opportunity to see a nice part of Finnish filmmaker Aki Kaurismäki’s work in a revival art house setting is underway in--- of...

Spielberger hold torch proud for ambient music

So what would it sound and feel like to experience Steven Spielberg’s blockbuster Jaws with John Williams’ signature score replaced with the experimental, ambient...

Rick Holland Poet/Eno collaborator ruminates on the music of words (Part...

The other day, I shared an interview compiled from a series of emails exchanged with the UK-based poet Rick Holland, who most recently worked...

Eno collaborator/poet Rick Holland corresponds on craft – An Indie Ethos...

A couple of months ago, I sent poet Rick Holland a link to my post sharing my excitement about the results of his participation...

Gabriel Pulido brings soundtrack craft to the early films of Luis...

Beached Miami just published another post I wrote for them. It is focused on what Miami Beach-based composer Gabriel Pulido plans to bring as...

Happy re-birth day to Miami-based musician Carl Ferrari

I have been real busy as of late working other blogs with film and music pieces, plus I am brewing up some interesting exclusives...

From the Archives: Rounding up Mike Garson, his Now Music, visual...

It all began  at the start of this month with an exclusive interview with Mike Garson talking about his new solo album, the David...

From the Archives: Mike Garson on playing the piano (Part 4...

This post continues my conversation with Mike Garson, which took place May 4, 2004. I sat down with him backstage at the James L....