Will Lopez

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2014

    Miami's 16 Best Latin Rock Bands of All Time

    While Miami's history with rock and roll, pure rock and roll at that, has fluctuated wildly since Hispanic immigration began in the '60s, it has still managed to thrive in the 305. As in all instances of assimilation, many first generation Latinos rebelled against their parents and adopted the sound ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    Will Lopez of Guajiro Is Not a Fan of the Miami Music Festival

    via's Will Lopez.​It's no big freaking secret that the Miami Music Festival has its critics. And Will Lopez of Hialeah punk crew Guajiro is not a fan. He made the fact pretty clear with his sarcastic seven-minute animated YouTube video titled Miami Music Festival: A Prim ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2010

    Can the Miami Music Festival Be the Local Scene's Next Big Step?

    Michael McElroyArboles Libres enter the mess.​A pretty loaded question, right? Especially after last year's admittedly shaky showing. Overpriced wristbands, crappy tents, and other bad venue choices ... For some, like New Times, it was a big disappointment. For others, it was just a minor misstep ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2008

    Local Punk Rock Band Guajiro Release an Ode to Obama

    Miami/Hialeah punk stalwarts Guajiro are never ones to shy away from a little controversy. The band's affable frontman, Will Lopez, has been talking for months about recording a pro-Obama song because he feels like no other local acts are doing anything to get people stirred up for the presidential ... More >>

  • Music

    June 14, 2007

    Hialeah Hardcore

    Local punk group Guajiro has a slick sound and a heap of momentum. Nobody is more surprised than they are