4 days ago | Concerts
Heavy Drag is doing its best to live up to its name. "Pop music can be found in any part of music," Michael Ruiz-Unger tells us. "It's a little harder to make something more of a bummer." Spawned out of the ashes of another local act called Lil Da...
5 days ago | Interviews
After finding success with Wynwood's Latin-themed El Patio (which we named Best New Bar this year), Nicolas Hoyos and Berto Perez were searching for a different motif when they found a new space off Biscayne and 55th St., where News Lounge once st...
6 days ago | Miami Music
Opened in 1963 and closed nearly three decades later, Miami Marine Stadium on Virginia Key gave spectators a seaside view of some of the biggest names of the 20th Century. Elvis Presley, the Rolling Stones, and Richard Nixon all graced the stage, ...
7 days ago | Concerts
"You know how on Facebook you get these sponsored messages? I kept getting an ad for Ted Nugent's show at Pompano Beach Amphitheater," Tony Landa, bassist for Humbert, tells us. "One day after seeing it I yelled, 'Fuck Ted Nugent!' and then I thou...
12 days ago | Interviews
"Does Miami have any punks?" director Penelope Spheeris wondered in a phone call with New Times. "I'm surprised when there are any in these fancy resort cities." Apparently Spheeris has never been to Churchill's. But she has seen her fair share of...
14 days ago | Reviews
Double headlining shows like Modest Mouse and Brand New seem to only make sense financially. You get two bands who might not be able to sell out a venue as large as Bayfront individually, and clump them together for a big turnout, even if it is ki...