Monday, December 17, 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...

Miami rock band Lochness Monster follow innate desire to make music...

Once you’re a musician it’s hard to repress the desire to make music. Though former Giving Chase drummer Justin Shaner is a happy family...

The Musical Box returns to South Florida with 'Selling England' tour

Miracles! Despite being flipped off at the end of their epic recreation of Genesis’ 1974 The Lamb Lies Down on Broadway show by an...

Of Montreal artist profile via album artist brethren David Barnes in...

Thanks to "Pure Honey" for "getting" how I write and inviting me to compose an ode to Of Montreal in the 23rd issue of...

Peter Murphy goes 'deep' into subjective experience of music and my...

When Peter Murphy talks about his experience with music, a small part of him fears he is over-intellectualizing. Over the course of our 45-minute...

Beach House offer most riveting album yet with ‘Bloom’ – out...

Too often, lately, I have heard lush, layered records only to feel dizzy and nauseous by the end. So-called chill wave has often been...

Sigur Ros live review in which I confess to tearing up

When I wrote about Sigur Rós coming to Miami I made an off-the-cuff reference to fans who let the tears loose at the sound of frontman Jon...

A 3-part interview with Kurt Vile in 'Miami New Times'

For those who know their music, Philadelphia-based singer-songwriter, Kurt Vile would like to clarify something:  When his parents, Mr. and Ms. Vile, named him...

Ty Segall channels the essence of rock 'n' roll with 'Manipulator'...

Despite what you may have seen at last night’s MTV Music Video Awards, classic rock ‘n’ roll is not going to ever go away....

Sweat Records launches new Miami independent music label

Browsing vinyl records is a lost art that sends you on a nostalgia trip. Not only is each jacket more creative than the other,...