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.
56 minutes ago | Ultra Music Festival
Over the weekend, the Village of Key Biscayne released a video concerning Ultra Music Festival's possible move to Virginia Key. In it, Mayor-elect Mike Davey resorted to scaremongering to warn that Ultra was "evicted" from Bayfront Park because of...
3 days ago | Miami Music
Two weeks ago, local promoter Blnk Cnvs announced its foray into Miami Art Week madness with a series of concerts. The lineup includes South African duo Die Antwoord Wednesday, December 5; lovable rapper Action Bronson Thursday, December 6; a...
13 days ago | Ultra Music Festival
After the City of Miami effectively denied Ultra Music Festival a permit to return to its longtime home at Bayfront Park in downtown Miami, the question has been where will the festival go? Well, it seems since the September 27 refusal, festival o...
15 days ago | Concerts
Sure, Miami Art Week is about art. But it has also turned into one of the best weeks for music. As with Miami Music Week, acts from across the globe flock to the 305 to enjoy the mild December weather and take advantage of the buzz surrounding Art...
15 days ago | Winter Music Conference
In the past few years, New Times has been critical of the direction the once-revered Winter Music Conference was headed. The issues went beyond the squabble organizers had with Ultra Music Festival in 2010. The problems with WMC stemmed from its f...
17 days ago | Vegetarian
Since New Year's Eve 2016, Charly's Vegan Tacos has been slinging meatless versions of Mexican classics to the hungry vacationers in Tulum, Mexico. Chef Charly Garcia's plant-based ethos is a perfect fit for the typical Tulum visitor: the stylish ...