Jose D. Duran
Jose D. Duran has been the associate web editor of Miami New Times since 2008. He's the strategist behind the publication's eyebrow-raising Facebook and Twitter feeds. He has also been reporting on Miami's cultural scene since 2006. He has a BS in journalism and will live in Miami as long as climate change permits.
4 days ago | Miami Music Week
Choosing where to go on a regular Miami weekend is hard enough. Miami Music Week turns that conundrum into a Sophie's choice. Allow this writer, an MMW veteran, to impart some sage advice: Don't try to make it to every party. Unless you can fast-t...
10 days ago | Winter Music Conference
After much speculation, Winter Music Conference has announced it will indeed return this year. The storied industry gathering will be a three-day conference at the Faena Forum in Miami Beach. It's smaller in scale than past editions. Last year's c...
14 days ago | Winter Music Conference
If you visit Winter Music Conference's website, you'll notice something is off. Miami Music Week is only a few weeks away, yet the site is still thanking last year's attendees "for making WMC 2017 a big success." Notably absent is any information ...
17 days ago | Miami Music Week
Miami Music Week, AKA Harmony Korine's Spring Breakers come to life, is almost here. It's the week when every superstar DJ/producer descends on the Magic City for seven days of nonstop partying. The parties, of course, are just the leadup to Ultra...
21 days ago | Ultra Music Festival
If you waited to buy tickets until Ultra Music Festival announced the Phase 2 acts for the 2018 edition, well, you might have waited too long. Last week, the festival sold out of general-admission tickets. Only VIP tickets remain for $1,499.95.
24 days ago | Ultra Music Festival
If you were hoping to celebrate Ultra Music Festival's 20th anniversary along with Eric Prydz, Carl Cox, Axwell & Ingrosso, and Jamie Jones, it just got a lot more expensive. That's because general-admission tickets to the EDM bacchanal have sold ...