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  • Music

    June 26, 2014
  • Blogs

    June 18, 2014

    Miami's Ten Best Metal Bands of All Time

    The state of Florida has always been associated with the vibrant metal scene of the '80s, thanks to recording studios like Morrisound, as well as bands like Death and Morbid Angel, which catapulted this wasteland into international consciousness. There have been metal outfits formed in every corne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 6, 2014

    Torche, Miami's Sludge-Pop Heroes, Signs to Relapse

    Miami's Torche remains one of the most unique heavy bands ever, melding catchy, melodic vocals with a bludgeoning, slack-stringed guitar assault and drumming that has more in common with the sounds of a mortar assault than rock music. The resulting sounds are as potent as they are unique, which ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2013

    Miami's Maruta Signs With Relapse Records

    It's always great to see local bands do big things. And for Miami-bred technical grind masters, Maruta, signing to Relapse Records, a titan among extreme genre labels, has been a long time coming. The group, currently composed of Mitchell Luna, Eduardo Boria, Mauro Cordoba, and Daniel Morris, has ... More >>

  • Music

    December 13, 2012
  • Blogs

    December 11, 2012

    Pig Destroyer's Blake Harrison on Grindcore: "You Gotta Have a Fire in Your Belly"

    After a few months spent dabbling in bottom-heavy sludge and tension-and-release death metal, South Florida extreme music promotion powerhouse Speedfreek is living up to its name like never before. Six days before the alleged Mayan Apocalypse ends the world as we know it, Richmond, Virginia grind f ... More >>

  • Music

    July 10, 2008

    Vans Warped Tour Hits Miami

    Our must-see picks for this year's edition.

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2008

    Interview: Dillinger Escape Plan

    Dillinger Escape Plan are sort of like a band of vikings, blazing through a town in a maelstrom of chaos that leave the feeble shivering in a puddle of their own secretions. Think noise, destruction, flames -- literally, frontman Greg Puciato has been known to shoot fireballs from the stage between ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 12, 2007

    Revelry on the Rhine

    MoCA salutes Cologne's heyday as a cultural hive