What's Ladytron up to these days? The English synth-pop quartet made the soundtrack to your electro days: "Playgirl," "Seventeen," "Destroy Everything You Touch." All of them are dance-floor classics. The band's last album was 2011's Gravity the Seducer, with little else being released since. But ... More >>
Nothing ruins your Friday like realizing it's only Monday... Now after you've come to terms with your rude awakening, take a seat on your black office chair, and check out Crossfade's pick for the five best concerts this week. When you've got JT's "Suit & Tie" and other shows to look forward to, y ... More >>
It's hard to believe that it's been a decade already. Ten solid years of bleep-bleep, bloop-bloop electro synthpop courtesy of the Liverpool-based quartet known as Ladytron. Twelve years if you count that 1999 EP, Miss Black and Her Friends, released only in Japan. After five studio records, a ... More >>
Have you heard the officially leaked trio of chilly-hot tracks ("Ambulances," "White Elephants," and "Ace of Hz") off Ladytron's impending fifth album, Gravity the Seducer? If not, this is the kind of dense and brooding indie-dance stuff that'll throw you into cold sweats. Like a pretty, parano ... More >>
Miss KittinAh, electroclash. The dance genre known for its analog rhythms and monotone vocals. Part krautrock, part electro, it was a genre doomed to fail from the start. Why? Well, once you heard one electroclash track, you've pretty much heard them all.That's not to say there weren't some genui ... More >>
OK Go plays tonight at Design Miami/.As the week wears on, every morning we'll post our recommendations for the best public music-related and club events taking place during Art Basel Miami Beach.Wednesday, December 2-6:30 to 7 p.m.: OK Go performs at Design Miami/. Click here for full details.  ... More >>
Yes, that's "Stewie" as in the misanthropic infant star of The Family Guy. And while this event's connection to "art" is rather tenuous, who among our very coveted young demographic doesn't like The Family Guy? So stay with me here while I explain the concept of this Wednesday night party at the ... More >>
Peaches has, among other things, a (relatively) new LP (I Feel Cream), a new clip (for the song "Take You On"), a new band (the Berlin-based Sweet Machines), and a new tour. That last one brings her to Revolution this Friday, November 6. It also gave New Times a chance to play a quick game of "Eith ... More >>
This synth-pop group's shows are so happy they hurt.
Logan FazioSouth Floridians tend to complain that they are often overlooked by music tours, but 2008 was definitely a busy and surprising year for the area's live music scene. Radiohead kicked off their world tour at Cruzan, while Madonna ended the U.S.-leg of Sticky & Sweet tour at Dolphin Stad ... More >>
(Photo by Ivon David Rojas)The Herald reported yesterday a small item following up on this past April's shooting at the now-defunct Studio A. A 22-year-old man has been charged with first-degree murder in the death of his 24-year-old alleged victim. The shooting took place on Sunday, April 14, duri ... More >>
And plans for the next Blue Man Group are in the works.
It's all digital love for the superstar DJ this Sunday.
Jose D. Duran Gravy Train!!!! perform at White Room Thursday night. Gravy Train!!!! with Mission Veo and Jose El Rey Thursday, July 10, 2008 White Room, Miami Better than: Er, gay porn I suppose. Gravy Train!!!! (yes, the exclamation points are part of the name) are one of those bands that came i ... More >>
Miami transplant Social Klash crafts electro en español.
We've just received official word from Dave Slifkin, Studio A's general manager. The long-term future of the club still remains unclear. But all currently booked shows will still take place there, with the exception of the all-ages May 22 Sophomore Attempt/Mercy Mercedes/Settings show. Says Slifkin ... More >>
Here come the four words many live-music junkies in Miami never wanted to hear: Studio A is closing. Rumors of its demise had plagued the venue practically since its opening in spring 2006, but staff has confirmed that after two years of live shows and alternative club nights, it's shutting its door ... More >>
Lucy Orozco Better Than: Being home alone drunk on a Saturday night, listening to Wu-Tang on your iPod. Cappadonna, a lesser known part of the Wu Tang Clan family, was supposed to perform Saturday at Studio A. Instead, club personnel posted a sign at the entrance asking anyone to call Cappadonn ... More >>
Some singles are keepers
Extended Play (Rykodisc)
"Destroy Everything You Touch" (Rykodisc)
Playboy: The Mansion soundtrack Koch