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    February 9, 2012
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    December 15, 2011
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    August 4, 2011
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    January 13, 2011

    Get Your New Shoes Dirty at Florida's Dying Six-Year Anniversary

    ​​If you're not scared of a little beer shower from a guitarist's mouth or having your head knocked about by stage divers, you might want to head for Orlando this weekend to celebrate the six-year anniversary of record label Florida's Dying. The show will feature Miami's own Jacuzzi Boys, El ... More >>

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    November 18, 2010
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    June 22, 2010

    Slideshow and Super-Quick Recap: So Raw Festival 2 on Saturday Night

    photo by Ben Thacker​This Friday and Saturday marked the second annual edition of the So Raw Festival, which, along with its attendant warm-up one-offs, just scored a New Times nod for Best Concert Series. We adore a homegrown labor of love, and especially one that keeps the free-with-low-admissio ... More >>

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    May 17, 2010

    Concert Review: The Jameses at Propaganda on Friday, May 14

    Photo by Reed FischerThe Jameses in the midst of not holding back at Propaganda on Friday​The JamesesWith Chill Pillars/Cop City, Nervous Systems, Guy HarveyPropaganda, Lake WorthFriday, May 14, 2010The Jameses' "Gobi Desert" is nearly seven minutes of revivalist lo-fi rock built with a guitar rif ... More >>

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    May 14, 2010

    Tonight! Jameses at Propaganda, Two Man Gentleman Band at Poor House

    ​Two local concerts of note for those making important Friday night decisions include a slate of fabulous local indie rock talent at Propaganda in Lake Worth led by West Palm Beach's the Jameses, and a spiffy pair of guys called Two Man Gentleman Band ("a fusion of vaudeville, early jazz, and old- ... More >>

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    May 13, 2010
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    April 23, 2010

    Belt Buckle Death Sentence Leads Hardcore Bill at Brogues Saturday

    ​Friday's closing bell is only hours away, and there's a whole weekend's worth of angst yet to spend. On Saturday evening, one option worth risking a black eye for is a run of seven local hardcore acts at Brogues on the Avenue Irish Pub in Lake Worth (621 Lake Avenue).Dubbed the Trailercore Show, ... More >>

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    April 13, 2010

    Slideshow: Propaganda's One-Year Anniversary

    Photo by Ian WitlinWho you gonna call?​As promised, here are some photographs from Saturday's celebration of Lake Worth indie-rock club Propaganda's first year of existence. Shots of Sweet Bronco, Zombies! Organize!!, Everymen, the Jameses, and a Hello Kitty with a mustache are within.Over at Mood ... More >>

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    March 26, 2010

    Tonight! Whole Wheat Bread Punks Out Propaganda

    Air hockey is totally a contact sport​Ever since Run-D.M.C. threw down rap verses on top of Joe Perry's guitar riffs on its 1986 remake of Aerosmith's "Walk This Way," many bands have endeavored to mesh hip-hop lyricism with rock wallop. While that formula has proven fruitful in some instances -- ... More >>

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    March 19, 2010

    Tonight: West Palm Beach's Lavola Shifting Dynamics at Propaganda

    ​What does it say about scorching three-piece Lavola that within a month of their first live show they've booked gigs in Miami, Boca, West Palm, Palm Beach Gardens, Pompano, and Lake Worth? Not just that they are on their hustle, but that they kill it live, which you can find out for yourself toni ... More >>

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    February 15, 2010

    Head Spins: The Reazin, Playing at the Tenth Get Low at the Vagabond This Thursday

    courtesy of Tara Ink​Who'da thunk they'd even heard about dubstep up in West Palm Beach, let alone been in on the action? But it's true. The U.K.-birthed electronic music phenomenon is alive and kicking up in South Florida's third county. That either means those folks are hipper than we think, or ... More >>

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    December 31, 2009
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    December 29, 2009

    New Year's Eve Palm Beach County: Trip Don't Fall, Protoman, and More at Propaganda

    ​Every time I look at Propaganda's web site and see the drink specials and cheap prices, I want to crawl up inside it and stay. Unfortunately that's not an option, as I have to report to offices in the counties south of Palm Beach. But if you live in northern Broward or above, and have yet to make ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    What to Hear in Broward and Palm Beach This Weekend

    via Flickr user t_a_i_s​Plenty of things to hear in Broward and Palm Beach this weekend, one of them will even make you feel good about yourself! Tonight, the Help Mend A Heart Benefit Show is happening at The Talent Farm. The $10 cover charge goes to the Maureen Waters Medical Fund (read all abou ... More >>

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    December 10, 2009
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    December 4, 2009

    What to Hear in Broward Palm Beach This Weekend

    via Flickr user Dark Botxy​Plenty to hear in Broward and Palm Beach this weekend, no matter what you're into. If you're in the mood to see an iconic punk band, The Misfits are playing Culture Room tonight. Sure they're minus Danzig, but Jerry Only is still around to blast out the horror punk. If y ... More >>

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    November 2, 2009

    Big D and the Kids Table, Unlikely Survivors of '90s Ska, Play Propaganda November 10

    Frankly, the many-membered Boston act Big D and the Kids Table were not, at their inception, among the front-runners for survival of ska's so-called "Third Wave" in the '90s. The band started a little too late - 1995 - to be seen as truly authentic at the movement's peak, around '97 or '98. Its ho ... More >>

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    October 22, 2009

    Downtown Lake Worth Hosts a Night of Free Music on Halloween

    via Resolvers​The revelry swings into high gear on Lake Avenue on Halloween as Lake Worth's inaugural Halloween Street gets under way that Saturday at noon. Organizers promise three stages of music, "Coney Island-style" freak shows, a psychic fair, a costume contests fo ... More >>

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    September 11, 2009

    This Weekend in Broward and Palm Beach: The State Of, Cat Shell and Bruce Springsteen

    ​Tonight, Miami duo The State Of is playing at Propaganda in Lake Worth, blues rockers Iko Iko invade Maguires Hill 16 in Fort Lauderdale, Cat Shell and the Categories are plaing Lake Worth Rum Shack, and the Alligator Alley Allstars (Albert Castiglia and JP Soars) are playing a few sets at Alliga ... More >>

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    September 11, 2009

    Ten Under $10 For the Weekend of September 11 - 13: Glass Candy, Termanology, the Killing Floor, and More

    Glass Candy​Friday, September 11*Glamorous new disco duo Glass Candy plays the Vagabond in Miami tonight -- and you can still purchase advance tickets online for $10 from Wantickets. Act fast, though, because that offer runs out at 8 p.m. Click here for full details about the show. *Boston-area up ... More >>

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    August 21, 2009

    What to Do in Broward and Palm Beach This Weekend

    ​There are plenty of shows to check out in Broward and Palm Beach this weekend, here are some of the highlights:Tonight, Propaganda in Lake Worth is hosting Vultures are Wolves, a down and dirty noise metal band, punk rockers UglyHarts, and TV Kills Kids.If synth pop is more your thing, head over ... More >>

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    August 21, 2009

    Flyer of the Week: Bunnygrunt at Propaganda August 26

    ​As a little runt in the late '80s, I owned a rabbit's foot keychain. And really, didn't everyone? Back then, lucky bunny body parts were still a genuine fixture of pop culture. Today though, the hallowed tradition of carrying a severed rodent's leg on your person as some sort of amulet against ev ... More >>

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    August 20, 2009

    Vivian Girls to Play Propaganda October 21

    Mexico City, by Daniel Araujo from their Myspace​Damn Son!  Vivian Girls are playing Propaganda up in Lake Worth in October.  I don't know if Steve is doing these shows or what, but this place is really coming into its own with this booking.  This band is pretty damn good and in my ... More >>

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    August 17, 2009

    Concert Review: Ex Norwegian, The Freakin Hott, and Zombies!Organize!! at Propaganda's Grand Opening Celebration, August 15

    via!Organize!!​Ex Norwegian, The Freakin Hott, and Zombies!Organize!!At Propaganda's Grand Opening CelebrationPropaganda, Lake WorthSaturday, August 15, 2009Better Than: The grand opening of the new El Dorado near my house a couple months back.The Review:You all ... More >>

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    July 29, 2009

    Propaganda's Grand Opening Will be a Week of Performances by Local Talent

    ​Lake Worth's Propaganda and the affiliated music newsletter sent via have been preeminent sources for finding out about local talent. The constant rotation of local bands on various nights of the week make the chic small space one of the best clubs in Broward and Palm Beach count ... More >>

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    July 3, 2009

    Goldcure Coming Back to Propaganda September 5

    If you missed Goldcure's shows at Bull Bar and Propaganda back in May, you missed a hell of a good time. But fear not, young music lover, you've got a shot at redemption. On September 5, the Austin-based Indie-poppers are making another trek to Propaganda in Lake Worth. Let me clarify the indie- ... More >>

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    June 26, 2009

    Ten Under $10 For the Weekend of June 26 - 28

    Friday, June 26*Conjunto Progreso lays down Cuban grooves tonight at Transit Lounge in Miami. As always at Transit, there is no cover. Click here for full details. *Frankurt, Germany-based minimal DJ/producer Robert Dietz plays tonight at White Room in Miami. Cover is just $10 before 12:30 a.m.. Cli ... More >>

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    June 25, 2009

    MP3 of the Day: "Gas Tank" by Truckstop Coffee, at Tobacco Road Tonight, Propaganda on Friday

    It's highly unlikely that the Florida Citrus Commission even knows about, let alone condones, the upcoming five-city Citrus Circuit Tour. But it would definitely be in their best interest if they did. The four acts traveling together as the Citrus Circuit Tour are not only good, but they're good for ... More >>

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    June 16, 2009

    Saturday Night: Mumpsy, Surfer Blood, and XOXO at Propaganda

    MumpsyThe Orlando InvasionMumpsy, with Surfer Blood and XOXO Saturday, June 14, 2009Propaganda, Lake Worth Better Than: Drinking freshly squeezed OJ with Japanese Tourists. The Review: O-town is famed for being the primary residence of the world's most renowned mouse, and for spewing out annoyingly ... More >>

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    June 5, 2009

    Ten Under $10 For the Weekend of June 5 - 7

    Ex Norwegian Plays Propaganda in Lake Worth TonightHere are ten wallet-friendly music events this weekend around South Florida.Tonight, Friday, June 5*Atlanta-based power-pop-rock trio Last November plays at Transit Lounge. Cover information is kind of murky but it should be cheap or even free. Clic ... More >>

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    May 29, 2009

    Flyer of the Week: Citrus Circuit Tour, at Tobacco Road June 25 and Propaganda June 26

    Prior to the advent of astro-drink Tang and its evil twin Sunny D, Florida was the undisputed Bordeaux of the breakfast drink game. These days though, our prime regional product isn't O.J. alone. We've been forced by circumstance (a.k.a. evil, artificial orange drinks) to diversify into such th ... More >>

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    April 16, 2009

    No Blues for Ouzo Blue

    Photo from ouzoblue.comThey're dancing on the tables in Palm Beach Gardens -- literally -- with the debut of Palm Beach County's second Ouzo Blue. The first Blue set up in Lake Worth in January, bringing Greek faves from dolmades and spanakopita to moussaka and lamb kebabs, plus lots of table dancin ... More >>

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    April 14, 2009

    Hide Out While You Still Can at Lake Worth's Havana Hideout

    If you're not a subscriber to our weekly Cafe Bites dining newsletter for Broward and Palm Beach, here's a taste of what you missed this week. Click here to subscribe.Some secrets South Floridians like to keep to themselves. Lake Worth hole-in-the-wall Havana Hideout has a few of them. Like its choc ... More >>

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    April 10, 2009

    Baby, I Love Dope Tonight at Dada

    I don't really know who the James's are but I DO know that Die Stinkin' is one of my favourite South Florida bands of all times.  I love their classic tracks like "Beer," "Blood on the Sheets," "Baby I Love Dope," and their version of "Again and Again." And they pick awesome covers like "Soopri ... More >>

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    March 20, 2009

    Destination: Food... Chicharron tacos @ Tacos al Carbon

    Each week on Destination: Food, Short Order pays tribute to the restaurants - dives and chichi joints alike - that serve South Florida's "go-to" meals. These are dishes that you think about when you're toiling at work; that you still taste in your mouth hours after you've finished them; that you'd b ... More >>

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    March 16, 2009

    Over the Weekend: Homebrew Fest at BX Beer Depot

    It was an afternoon filled with beer, beer, and more beer as Lake Worth's BX Beer Depot hosted its first Homebrew Fest, an intimate gathering where members of BX's Lagerhead Brewers Club shared their handcrafted creations with the public. There were nearly a dozen homebrew beers on tap at the tiled- ... More >>

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    January 21, 2009

    Palm Beach and Broward Restaurant Closings

    Your intuition is correct: Restaurants dropped like tasered protesters at a Republican rally last year. The not-so-bad news is that new eateries opened in many of the vacated spaces, offsetting our net loss. Read on for a partial and unofficial Short Order list of closings in Broward and Palm Beach ... More >>

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    January 5, 2009

    I Got Crabs in Everglades City

    Wow, I am so ashamed of myself. I've lived in South Florida for 15 years, and until last weekend I'd never been to Everglades City, stone crab capital of the universe. This little one-horse town is a seafood-lover's wet dream, and it's barely two hours drive from the door of my Lake Worth shack to t ... More >>

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    October 30, 2008
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    October 16, 2008

    Palm Beach County Greenmarkets Open

    The illusion of plenitude, at least We've got a breeze. Hurricane season's almost over. And the Greenmarkets are opening again. It's everybody's favorite time of year, and starting this Saturday we'll be getting used to the quaint sight of folks tottling along our streets with a loaf of bread under ... More >>

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    October 6, 2008
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    August 27, 2008
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    January 18, 2008

    Marijah and the Reggae Allstars Live Tonight

    If you're looking for some reggae this weekend, here's a show to check out. Marijah & the Reggae All-Stars, voted New Times' Best Live Band 2007 perform on the main stage at Evening on The Avenue in the Cultural Plaza between Lake and Lucerne avenues and M Street. Jan 18, Fri, 6-10pm, FREE Marijah & ... More >>

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    November 29, 2007

    Ben Prestage Tonight at the Bamboo Room

    When it comes to playing Southern blues, some musicians have a stronger ear for it than others. If you really want to play it, you need an inherent ability to hear the music. When it comes to the banjo-picking and drum-thumping skills of Ben Prestage, he's got an advantage that other musicians wish ... More >>

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    September 21, 2007

    Interview: John Ralston

    Interview: John Ralston Born and bred in Lake Worth, John Ralston first hit the national music scene as the leader of Legends of Rodeo, a quartet that tended towards a sort of whiskey-soaked, on-the-road wistfulness. After recording for both Vagrant and MCA, the band, as all bands do, started to im ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 17, 2004

    Current Stage Shows

    Our critics weigh in on the local theater

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    August 3, 2000

    Short and Sweet

    Festival of one-acts leaves audiences hungry for more

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