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2005 Stories by Jonathan Zwickel

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  • la Chart

    published December 29, 2005

    This year major festivals like Austin City Limits, Bonnaroo, and the revived Lollapalooza mashed up alt-rock mainstays with a colorful new breed... More >>

  • Uncertain Smile

    published December 8, 2005

    Ray Raposa is not afraid of abstractions. "Those are the terms I prefer to approach things on," the twentysomething songwriter says from a... More >>

  • Brian Stoltz

    published December 8, 2005

    Check this Crescent City six-string slinger's CV and you'll find him backing some of the most iconic performers of the past 30 years: the Neville... More >>

  • Buddy Miles

    published November 24, 2005

    Although The Experience might be Jimi Hendrix's more famous backing crew, few would disagree that Band of Gypsies was better. Hendrix provided the... More >>

  • Painting the Town Rad

    published November 17, 2005

    Summiting the Rickenbacker Causeway on a bicycle at sunset offers a startling take on Miami. Whitewashed skyline juts like an artificial reef from... More >>

  • More than Meets the Eye

    published November 3, 2005

    Cell phone cameras. MP3-playing sunglasses. Laser-pointing, voice-recording, deionizing salad spinners. Thanks a lot,... More >>

  • Ozomatli

    published November 3, 2005

    Think about South Florida's intimate relationship with Cuba and the Caribbean and the influence it has had on our indigenous music scene. The same... More >>

  • Miguel Migs

    published October 13, 2005

    San Francisco has long been the bastion of slinky, soulful house music, and homegrown hero Miguel Migs is one of its biggest proponents. With a... More >>

  • Across the Universe

    published August 11, 2005

    Rock is dead. Long live rock! What fad are we on now? The year 2003 opened the door to the garage rock revival. New New Wave crashed onto our... More >>

  • Crease

    published June 30, 2005

    After a decade as a rock-anthem-spewing locomotive, Fort Lauderdale's Crease has nearly arrived at a cohesive, big-time-ready persona. The... More >>

  • Ultra Music Festival Winner

    published March 24, 2005

    When we announced our second annual Ultra Music Festival spinoff, we never imagined we would receive a staggering 87 submissions, 54 of which were... More >>

  • Copeland

    published March 17, 2005

    Well this is interesting. From out of nowhere arrives In Motion, the second album from Lakeland, Florida's Copeland. Somehow, unlike so... More >>

  • Feast for the Ears

    published March 10, 2005

    The catchall term for this stuff is "jam band" music, but that cliché hardly describes the tuneful smorgasbord offered at this weekend's... More >>

  • Natural Mystic

    published February 3, 2005

    Don't be fooled by the slick duds and white stretch limo. Urban Mystic, the Fort Lauderdale native rising fast on the national R&B scene, hasn't... More >>

  • Bring It Back

    published January 6, 2005

    Gabriel Fain has a superhuman ear for detail. You can hear it foremost in his euphoric, voluptuous house music sets at Space. But you can also... More >>

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