Steve Brooks has a South Florida sludge pedigree unlike any other. As the chief songwriter for legendary late '90s and early 2000s doom-drone trio Floor, the guitarist and vocalist has definitely secured himself a spot in the Heavy Hall of Fame. And while that band is experiencing a mighty second ... More >>
What exactly was grunge? We know the early-'90s trend was some kind of rock 'n' roll. But were its adherents just the latest batch of unwashed punks or hippies? They kind of looked like both. And the music kind of sounded like both too.Grunge -- both the dirge-y guitar tunes and the flannel-clad sla ... More >>
From GWAR to Torche, the acts that rocked the Magic City.
Mudhoney keeps it dirty in '08.
Chalk another victory up for the super-cool promoter folks at New Art School. Their latest coup? The legendary Mudhoney!! I don't want to use the "g" word (ok, grunge) here, but they were one of the first rad bands to come out of Seattle in the late Eighties/early Nineties. And of course, they were ... More >>
Iggy and the Stooges are back and still searching to destroy.
Since We've Become Translucent "Sub Pop Records"
The Crumbs spread their disease
Nick Drake's sad legacy lives on through Damien Jurado
The late Skip Spence finally receives some attention
WVUM's signal boost is pumping up the power of Miami's finest college radio station -- and the internal complaints are getting louder along with it
The music biz mixes and matches to line its coffers
Vinyl might be a dead configuration, but nobody bothered to tell the rock and rollers that