Jose D. Duran
Jose D. Duran has been the associate web editor of Miami New Times since 2008. He's the strategist behind the publication's eyebrow-raising Facebook and Twitter feeds. He has also been reporting on Miami's cultural scene since 2006. He has a BS in journalism and will live in Miami as long as climate change permits.
7 days ago | Music Festivals
In a few short years, Wynwood Fear Factory has become Miami's premier Halloween-weekend event thanks in large part to its heavyweight EDM talent. This year won't be any different. Galantis, RL Grime, and Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike are set to headli...
27 days ago | Concerts
It's absurdly difficult to break through as a musician. For every success story, there are hundreds of tales of defeat and broken dreams. Add a language barrier, and the obstacle only seems to increase.
2 months ago | Music Festivals
The last time Maya Arulpragasam performed in Miami, it was fresh off the heels of her comeback album of sorts, Matangi, at Ultra Music Festival 2014. She released her fifth studio album, AIM, in 2016, and is about to release her lon...
3 months ago | Music Festivals
Call it Miami's little festival that can and will: House of Creatives (HOC) has announced it will return for a third edition at Virginia Key Beach Park November 10 and 11.
4 months ago | First Bites
Russian restaurateur Arkady Novikov's arrival on Miami's dining scene almost seemed destined. Because of the city's sizable population of Russian immigrants — many of them wealthy enough to afford the kind of luxury dining Novikov is known for pro...