David Rolland is a freelance music writer for Miami New Times. His novel, The End of the Century, published by Jitney Books, is available at many fine booksellers now.
13 hours ago | Concerts
It's a point of pride for the jam band Umphrey's McGee that in this, its 21st year of existence, it released not one, but two new records: It's Not Us and It's You. "It's great we can show people that 20 years into the band, we're not rehashing ol...
15 days ago | Concerts
Austin is known for its guitar music. Few people think of the Texas capital as an EDM hot spot, but electronic geniuses Tritonal call it home. "I came from a Texan musical family," explains one half of the duo, Chad Cisneros. "My grandparents play...
21 days ago | Concerts
It seemed outrageous in 1994 when lead singer Billy Corgan said the Smashing Pumpkins were influenced by '70s dinosaur rock like Boston and Electric Light Orchestra. His most faithful fans figured he was being ironic. Those were the kind of older...
26 days ago | Interviews
Have you been dancing to the new Enrique Iglesias song featuring Pitbull, "Move to Miami"? Of course you have. It's everywhere. And Nitti Gritti, the man who started the song, has come up with a new remix of it.
28 days ago | Concerts
If you bought tickets through Ticketmaster between October 21, 1999, and February 27, 2013, there's a good chance you are owed free tickets. As part of a settlement for the Schlesinger v. Ticketmaster class action lawsuit, Ticketmaster agreed to p...
29 days ago | Concerts
A lot has happened in the past two years. In 2016, Barack Obama was president, fake news was an oxymoron, and the South Florida rock 'n' rollers of Beach Day played their most recent hometown show. "I moved to Detroit," singer/guitarist Kimmy Drak...