Anthony Vialon

  • Blogs

    May 1, 2014

    Floor's Oblation Album Release Show - Churchill's Pub, Miami

    Floor's Oblation Album Release Show Churchill's Pub, Miami Wednesday, April 20, 2014 Reunions are so often stuck in the mire of underlying tension and unresolved drama, clouded by financial motivations, or just plain incapable of living up to the band's own myth that they tend to do disservice to ... More >>

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    March 19, 2014

    Floor, Miami Sludge Legends' 24-City Reunion Tour Kicking Off at Churchill's Pub

    "Floor is back." Those were the words of the Miami sludge legends' chief songwriter, vocalist, and guitar guy Steve Brooks when he spoke with Crossfade about the reunion of his cult '90s and early 2000s crew. Formed in 1992, broken up by '96, back together in '97, near dormant till 2001, and then ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2011

    Cavity's Wounded EP Is a Monument to Feedback, Distortion, and Savagery

    ​Cavity Wounded EP (No! Records) I remember Dan Gorostiaga tracking me down amid the many thoroughfares of Florida International University back in 1998 and giving me a copy of this seven-inch. Like all Cavity releases, it featured great cover art and even better music ... More >>

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    February 9, 2011

    Cavity's Goin' Ann Arbor/Sometime Sweet Susan 7"

    ​CavityGoin' Ann Arbor/Sometime Sweet Susan 7"(Rhetoric Records) What can I say? It doesn't always work out. Case in point: My mother tried so hard to make me an upright citizen, a contributor, an eventual CEO, MBA candidate, whatever-the-fuck. She never imagined in her wildest dreams that I'd ... More >>

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    March 30, 2010

    Concert Review: Floor Reunion Show at Churchill's on Saturday

    Photo by Betty MonteavaroFloor, sitting on the ground​FloorChurchill's Pub, MiamiSaturday, March 27, 2010 As I live and breathe here in South Florida, I know a freaking thing or two: Floor is slow-thudding metal royalty. The kind that blue-blooded region rockers will sell their future babies ... More >>

  • Music

    March 31, 2005

    Rise from the Ashes

    The late, great hardcore band Floor re-emerges as Torche

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    January 9, 2003

    Ground Level

    Floor's big slab of paint-peeling Miami metal lumbers through the years

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    March 11, 1999
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    December 4, 1997