Tomorrow at The Vagabond: POP GLOW + Laura (Of Miami)

In addition to all the regular reasons to come to Fridays at The Vagabond (great music, cheap drinks, nice people), this week we are excited to bring you two extra-awesome bonus incentives! Orlando’s POP GLOW arose from the ashes of Joy Division tribute band par excellence 3 One G, who summoned Ian Curtis & co …

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DUB WAR in Miami

Thursday, August 27th a great battle of bass will be waged during (((SHAKE))) when Joe Nice declares Dub War on Get Low. Baltimore’s Joe Nice is known as the US Ambassador of dubstep to the rest of the world, playing legendary parties like DMZ in the UK. He is the founder of New York’s biggest dubstep party, Dub War, which has been going since 2005. You can also catch him on the radio every Tuesday night at Gourmet Beats, but you really have to see his high energy live show to feel his big-time stage presence!

Here’s what we mean by that…

Miami Dubstep will be represented by Juan Basshead, Otto von Schirach, Joel the Hutt and the Bassmakers Trip1 and Secondhand Smoke. Our Masters of Ceremonies Jumanji and The Nome will be holding it down like champions. Heavy bass bombs will be hitting the dancefloor all night, so be safe and Get Low. The Vagabond doors at 10, and you can get in FREE til 11 with RSVP to SHAKE305@GMAIL.COM!

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Tony Touch Returns to The Vagabond!

This Thursday, August 20th, Tony Toca takes back the (((SHAKE))) 1’s and 2’s. Back at our party for the The Vagabond‘s 1 year Anniversary celebration he ran the dance floor with a high energy mix of hip hop, house and Latin tracks (you can find evidence of that dancefloor massacre on Cooljunkie.com). If you’re not …

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Tom Laroc VJ Performance @ (((SHAKE)))

Tomorrow night at The Vagabond we have a big time guest coming to (((SHAKE))) with us! Celebrity DJ Tom Laroc plans to bring down the house with his interactive video/DJ performance.  If you’re wondering where the “celebrity” comes from, this man’s worked with the best in hip hop from Run-D.M.C to Tribe Called Quest to Nas to Jay Z and many more.  Did I mention the intro for his myspace is by Too Short?   Yeah, dope.  Here he is with the late, great Biggie Smalls (who’s also on the Sweat mural!)

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Italians Do It Better at The Vagabond Tonight!

Tonight FRIDAYS AT THE VAGABOND welcomes special guest DJ MIKE SIMONETTI!!  Founder of the record labels Troubleman Unlimited and more recently the Italo-disco-revivalist Italians Do It Better (home to Sweat favorites GLASS CANDY!), Mike has been a champion of the dance floor in his own right.  He’ll be spinning electro/disco and beyond in the Main …

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Sweat vs Radio-Active Records Tomorrow Night at Psychic Tuesdays

(Well not versus, really.) This week PSYCHIC TUESDAYS, one of the best-kept secrets in Miami nightlife, presents guest selectors/record store owners yours truly of Sweat Records and Mikey R. of Ft. Lauderdale’s awesome Radio-Active Records!  The musical slant at Psychic Tuesdays is toward the dark, post-punk, goth, and obscure yet DANCEABLE so we’ll both be …

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