The Breeders (Band)

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2014

    Ten Best Girl Bands Ever

    Holy mother of period-prone angst, you guys. Veruca Salt just got back together and performed for the first time in 18 years on Conan. We were immediately transported to that time when we were 10 and our mom bought us the Eight Arms to Hold You cassette, with the warning not to play it at our frie ... More >>

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    October 10, 2013

    Sigur Ros' Kveikur Tour Made Us Cry (Literally) in Miami

    Sigur Rós With Julianna Barwick Klipsch Amphitheater at Bayfront Park, Miami Wednesday, October 9, 2013 We arrived at around 7:30 p.m. to a barely audible Julianna Barwick crooning to ambient drones and hums provided by a guitarist and her occasional piano strokes. A circular screen above Barwick ... More >>

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    October 10, 2013

    The Breeders' Last Splash 20th Anniversary Tour Brought the '90s Back at Grand Central Miami

    The Breeders With Beach Day Grand Central Miami Wednesday, October 9, 2013 Break out your jelly shoes, your well-worn flannel, your youthful discontent -- the '90s are back. It's not just some fashionable truth. The classic music of the '90s is still relevant. And that's cause for celebration. Som ... More >>

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    October 8, 2013

    Breeders' Josephine Wiggs on 20 Years of Last Splash and the Future of Women in Rock

    The creative process is one of the scariest things a person can endure. Opening yourself up, either alone or with a group of friends and fellow artists, it can blow up in your face. Or, you could make history. The Breeders were kind of lucky in that regard. Their third record, Last Splash, is a tim ... More >>

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    September 30, 2013

    Five Best Concerts in Miami

    Music must be magic. What else (besides maybe booze) can unite hipsters with large, thick-framed glasses and red lipstick, rockers with fishnet stalkings and leather jackets, models with little black dresses, and everyone else in between for the sole purpose of jammin'? Whatever it is, music's got ... More >>

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    July 3, 2013

    Lemuria Loves "Hanging Out" in Florida

    Buffalo indie-punk trio Lemuria has close ties to Florida. The threesome has played Gainesville's annual punk staple, The Fest, for five consecutive years. (And yes, the band's on the bill for 2013 too.) The group has even scheduled four shows in the Sunshine State for its summer tour. "We've mad ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2013

    Los Amigos Invisibles: "We Want to Leave the Crowd Sweating From So Much Dancing"

    At a time when most bands were either grunge, punk, or nu-metal, Los Amigos Invisibles took a different route -- danceable Latin funk -- and it was a path that led them to becoming the premier party band in Venezuela. Over the last 20 years, these chamos musicales have definitively proved that Lat ... More >>

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    May 28, 2013

    The Breeders' Last Splash 20th Anniversary Coming to Grand Central Miami

    Children of the '90s ... Remember that awesome alt-rock group The Breeders? Kim Deal of the Pixies started it with her buds, and they had that sick, bass-driven hit "Cannonball." Well, someone did the math, and that song, as well as the Breeders third album, Last Splash, turns 20 in August. Certai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2013

    Rock 'n' Roll's Seven Baddest Chicks

    Rock 'n' roll is dirty business. It's made of spit and blood and piss and drugs, smeared lipstick and dirty laundry and stale beer. When you're a rock 'n' roller, your hair gets sticky, you smell bad, and you can't remember what day it is. Some would say it's no place for girls, but some would be s ... More >>

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    January 12, 2012
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    January 4, 2012

    Artist Dana Schutz Drops Her All-Time Top Ten Pop Songs for Miami Playlist Party

    The Breeders as seen by Dana Schutz.​If you say you've never bought an album because it had a sweet cover, you'd be a giant, fake-cool liar. The saddest part of downloading music isn't just the demise of the music industry. It's that we no longer get to enjoy amazing cover art or oddly personal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Six Greatest Weirdo Pop Queens of All Time

    Last.fmRolling Stone created a Queen of Pop Index, ranking the top 16 female pop recording artists of the last two years by examining, according to them, "album and digital song sales, Hot 100 rankings, radio airplay, YouTube views, social media, concert grosses, industry awards, and ... More >>

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    September 13, 2010

    Blast From the Past: The Jackie Papers - Uckfay Ooyay

    ​ The Jackie Papers Uckfay Ooyay (Stiff Pole Records) In honor of Richard "Big Stiff" Konwinski, who passed this past July in Tampa, I'll be juggling between the County Grind and Crossfade blogs doing my Blast From the Past thing on the record label that he founded, Stif ... More >>

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    August 18, 2010

    MP3: Pretty Please - "Leftovers for the Dogs"

    Pretty Please​Juan Oña's been a friend to the South Florida music scene since his tenure as drummer with the Brand. While back then I felt like I had every right to brand them (no pun intended) as eternal tinkerers, I'm happy to report that the same level of "never-ending-story" continues with hi ... More >>

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    February 23, 2010

    Surfer Blood Enter Remix Chamber to Benefit Haiti

    ​Current NPR darlings Surfer Blood already got a co-sign from Brooklyn electro-house producer Drop the Lime when he spoke about the bands he spins when not spinning for cash in an interview last year. Now the DJ, who rolled through Miami last month, has taken his adoration to the next step by remi ... More >>

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    March 3, 2008

    Monday Afternoon Music Fix

    By ANDY VIHSTADT Casino King For those of you holding out for the follow-up to LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver, Stereogum’s got something to hold you over. The song, “Big Ideas,” will appear in 21, the film adaptation of Ben Mezrich’s Bringing Down the House. The O.S.T. hits stores Mar ... More >>

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    November 7, 2002

    Love at Last

    Rilo Kiley brings a bountiful breadbasket from the heartland

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    October 5, 2000

    Rock and a Hard Place

    Music can free your soul, but can it spring the West Memphis Three?

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    May 25, 2000

    Salt in the Wound

    Veruca Salt Moves On With New Album

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    December 1, 1993