Sunday, July 22, 2018

Poorgrrrl’s lies, art and the grift of the spectacle — a...

“Reality rises up within the spectacle, and the spectacle is real.” --GUY DEBORD, THE SOCIETY OF THE SPECTACLE Miami performance artist Tara Long is apologizing...

Rat Bastard talks boring music, liberating noise and cutting handmade records...

Miami Beach's Rat Bastard has parlayed obscurity into a sort of personal success. Born Frank Falestra in 1958, in the small town of Ellenville,...

Mo’Booty talk origins, new music video and dreams of vinyl release...

South Florida isn't necessarily known for its surfer scene. The waves just aren't that massive or dramatic here. They are usually these little undulating lumps...

PureHoney’s publisher talks Bumblefest Music Festival and the wonders and challenges...

This weekend, PureHoney, our favorite South Florida-based, independent, grassroots entertainment 'zine, will celebrate its fifth anniversary with an expansion of its usual anniversary party into...

Local musicians speak to the power of Frank Zappa’s music —...

In the documentary Eat That Question: Frank Zappa in His Own Words, the film's subject sometimes comes across as a bit frustrated by his...

Miami solo musician Xela Zaid evolves as he searches for raw...

Local gem Xela Zaid has long been one of the most innovative musicians working the Miami music scene, from his early career as a...

Miami’s The Baboons fill 15-year recording gap with new CD, Spanglish

Miami's music scene is a rich one, with talent that spans a variety of genres. One of the city's long-standing bands is one that...

Nu Deco Ensemble to play Radiohead and The Project Trio joins...

Miami’s Nu Deco Ensemble, a chamber orchestra of 24 musicians, that we introduced readers to in an earlier post (Nu Deco Ensemble tests the...

Nu Deco Ensemble tests the boundaries of classical music with reggaeton,...

The house lights the night of The Nu Deco Ensemble’s second performance, earlier this month, in Miami were provided by nature. Not far from...

Boxwood, a solo artist who sounds like a cutting edge band,...

One of South Florida’s greatest contemporary solo musicians still criminally treading water down at the end of the United States to not enough global recognition...