Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Seraphic Fire’s 15th Season is packed with new music

The sounds produced by Seraphic Fire are hard to describe, but a couple of words come to mind: heavenly and rich. The choral ensemble...

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...

Live review: PiL at Grand Central, Miami, Oct. 5, 2012

I've seen the unglamorous aging of punk rock and--- wouldn't you know it--- John Lydon, once known as Johnny Rotten of the Sex Pistols, is...

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...

Jon Anderson of Yes gets chatty about carrying on; full interview...

Jon Anderson is one of those early pioneers of the British progressive rock scene still working who has earned the title of living legend....

On Fiona Apple bullying and her lackluster Miami Beach appearance

Anyone who follows Independent Ethos knows an artist's perceived popularity matters little to this blog. What matters is the work produced, though sometimes the...

Dracula releases first vinyl record via Sweat Records Records and talks...

When Dorys Bello and Eli Oviedo started making music together, they never imagined a vinyl record of their recordings would be released, but today...

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...

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...

One of South Florida’s guitar greats remembered via “New Times”

We're coping with the loss of one of the best guitarists the Miami-area local scene has ever been blessed to have. Dan Hosker passed...