Hot Hot Heat

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    July 11, 2011

    Nancy Whang at the Electric Pickle, July 9

    Photo by Cathy Izaguirre​Nancy WhangWith KrispElectric PickleSaturday, July 9, 2011Better Than: Well, that's a tough one. The problem with overly hyping a DJ set from an indie music icon is that you'll almost always be left disappointed. We'd like to preface this review by stating the following: T ... More >>

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    May 12, 2010

    Ess & Emm Giving Cafeina the Maple Leaf Touch for The Eh Team Friday

    Photo by JipsySasha Lauzon (right) and Michelle Leshem are Ess & Emm.​It's not a secret that Canadians love South Florida. Every time you are stuck behind some idiot on I-95, it's almost a guarantee that their license plate says Je me souviens. Still, our neighbor to the (way up) north have gi ... More >>

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    January 25, 2008

    Concert Review: 3 Inches of Blood and the Black Dahlia Murder

    Hate Eternal, 3 Inches of Blood, and the Black Dahlia Murder Wednesday, January 23, 2008 The Culture Room, Ft. Lauderdale Better Than:Oh, making offerings to false metal gods? The Review:It's always a reassuring sign when, after driving almost an hour in torrential rain, one is greeted at a venue' ... More >>

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    January 9, 2008

    Last Night: Louis XIV, Hot Hot Heat, and Editors at Culture Room

    Editors Louis XIV, Hot Hot Heat, and Editors Culture Room, Ft. Lauderdale Tuesday, January 8, 2008 Better Than: Seeing all three bands together at an even smaller venue The Review: Last night’s show at the Culture Room marked the first stop of a tour by rising indie-ish stars Louis XIV, Hot Ho ... More >>

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    January 7, 2008

    Louis XIV, Editors, and Hot Hot Heat at Culture Room tomorrow

    The King is Dead, Long Live the King Louis XIV, no longer royally blue BY JONATHAN GARRETT Jason Hill, frontman for the San Diego-based band Louis XIV, knows what it’s like to be hated. On March 30, 2005, a none-too-complimentary review of his band’s major label debut appeared on Pitchforkmedi ... More >>

  • Music

    October 25, 2007

    They're Just Like Us

    Rock stars get haunted too

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    October 22, 2007

    Concert Review: Hot Hot Heat at The Culture Room

    Hot Hot Heat October 19, 2007 Culture Room It's exactly 8 p.m. when I pull up to the parking lot of Culture Room. The night air is surprisingly cool and comforting as I freak out about not being able to find parking. A few maze-like trips through the lot yield no results. The clock is ticking, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2007

    More on Hot Hot Heat at Culture Room

    Hot Hot Heat October 19, 2007 Culture Room Better Than: A B12 shot of mid-‘80s nostalgia. The Review: I hate beginning with a negative (there’s too much bad in the world already), but I will say this: if I never had to stand through another song by Bedouin Soundclash, my negatives would decre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2007

    Last Night: Apples in Stereo at the Culture Room

    Apples in Stereo September 28, 2007 The Culture Room Better Than: Eating a barrel of Count Chocula while in interstellar overdrive The Review: We dig The Culture Room, even if we’ve gotta drive about a million miles to get there. The joint’s dark, the sound’s swimming, and it’s run by a d ... More >>

  • Music

    March 16, 2006

    Dance, Dance Evolution

    Conference flexes its gene pool

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    December 22, 2005

    Holiday Dysfunction

    It's the crap, crappiest season of all

  • Music

    November 17, 2005

    Shrieking Violet

    Toronto's Metric takes on The Man and lives to sing about it

  • Music

    July 14, 2005

    Evolve or Die!

    Hot Hot Heat reinvents itself

  • Music

    May 19, 2005

    Going Blank Again

    The LA rockers of Autolux want you to listen between the lines

  • Music

    December 25, 2003

    Kiss Kiss Bang Bang

    Josh Menendez leads the Design District's Revolverlution

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    December 26, 2002

    New Heat Wave

    Canada's Hot Hot Heat comes to a full rolling boil