Knit/Craft/Watch/Play Tonight at Sweat

Hey Sweaters, come by the shop tonight for our Tuesday night knitting/crafting/sketching/studying fun time session!  Starting at 7pm, Sweat becomes the ultimate rec room. There are board games too!  We just brought in a semi-recent copy of Trivial Pursuit, and here’s a challenge: if anyone can beat me at Boggle tonight, they’ll get a cupcake …

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Sweat’s 5-Year + Record Store Day 2010 = SWEATSTOCK!

Dear friends, it’s hard to believe but Sweat Records is about to turn FIVE FREAKIN’ YEARS OLD!  On Saturday, March 12th, 2005 Sweat opened its doors for the first time to the cheers of music-loving Miamians and has kept the spirit alive ever since. So mark your calendars for ***SWEATSTOCK*** ON SATURDAY, APRIL 17th!* We’re …

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Go See Animal Tropical Friday Night.

If you haven’t seen ANIMAL TROPICAL live yet, then rejoice and come out because they will be taking the stage this Friday at The Vagabond!

We unabashedly love this South Florida foursome who, while hard to describe, are making some of the best and most unique music in the current creative atmosphere.  They also dress sharp, make cool videos and put on a great show (which you can see  for yourself this week).  You can read more about them from some press quotes we posted after the jump.

We’ve posted this before but their awesome EP “Doom Years” is still available for free from the link below.  Get it and see you Friday!

Download: Animal Tropical “Doom Years” EP

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Astari Nites + Green Skies

This weekend two celestial groups will cross our paths… Tonight at The Vagabond, Miami’s ASTARI NITE will take the stage in the Main Room.  They’re celebrating the release of their new EP “True Romance” – the New Times wrote a great preview piece for the show, read it here and come out! Then Saturday night …

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Tonight: Wet Hot + Thursday: Nowhere

This week at Sweat we’ve got two ridiculously great, FREE movie screenings for your viewing pleasure… This Movie Monday, we’ll be playing 2001 cult comedy classic WET HOT AMERICAN SUMMER!  Directed by The State alum David Wain, it featuring several of the cast members, along with hilarious performances by Janeane Garofalo, Chris Meloni and more.  …

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MLK Day Movie Mondays: The Night James Brown Saved Boston

Here at Sweat we’re happy to be celebrating MLK Day with a special Movie Mondays screening of the acclaimed documentary The Night James Brown Saved Boston! It tells the story about how James Brown took the stage at the Boston Garden one day after the tragic assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and helped …

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Pure Imagination Live RETURNS!

HTRGZVEUF3FQ This Saturday evening we are extremely excited to welcome you to the 10th installment of Pure Imagination Live at Sweat Records! Writer and storyteller extraordinaire Matt Gajewski returns to bring you amusing, gently twisted, thought-provoking tales with live soundtracking by his merry band of misfit music-makers, aka the Mountain Dew Code Red Terror Alert. …

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Roofless Records In-Store Wednesday

The good people at Roofless Records have been throwing shows all over Miami lately and this Wednesday they’re back at Sweat with three bands for three dollars.  Come out for Miami’s own Melted Sunglasses and hahahelp! with touring guests synth-punk trio Thunderhole from Massachusetts!  More about them after the jump, RSVP here and see you Wednesday night.

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