MGMT Listening Party + Giveaway

This Friday at The Vagabond, we’re excited to be presenting the official South Florida release party for “Congratulations”, the new album from MGMT! Leave a comment below to win a very special MGMT Prize Pack, which will include an autographed 7″, a mystery 12″, MGMT slipmats, posters, stickers and more!  We’ll pick a winner Thursday …

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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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People From Venus + Spring (((SHAKE)))

Tonight at the shop we welcome a live performance by Miami indie/electro/rockers PEOPLE FROM VENUS! They just released a new album (“Toot Toot Yeah”, available at Sweat) and have been racking up all sorts of press, playing all over town, and giving out free remixes, so come to Sweat tonight for an intimate in-store appearance!  …

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Get Low For Jumanji’s Birthday!

It’s only been two weeks since the last time (((SHAKE))) got low (“My Invented Country” photos here), but Miami just can’t get enough bass! By popular demand we’re bringing GET LOW back this Thursday with DJs JUAN BASSHEAD, SOMEJERK  back to back with METHODUS, WRECK, ASHWORTH, GOODDROID dropping the best dubstep and party bass around.  …

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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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(((SHAKE))) Celebrates 40 Years of Laroc!

After a two week vacation, (((SHAKE))) is back this Thursday! It’s also the 40th Birthday of Miami legend Tom Laroc and we’re honored he’ll be celebrating with us! Expect crazy surprise guests and Tom showing off his amazing Video DJ talents on the big screen. His set was the highlight of Future Classic Festival for …

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First Fridays of 2010 with Life of Seals

There will be no (((SHAKE))) this Thursday, but Sweat will definitely be in the house for Fridays @ The Vagabond January 1st! We get the new year started right with a live performance by one of South Florida’s best bands – LIFE OF SEALS! Their spacey-yet-poppy tunes will resonate with any fan of M83, My …

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BOTH Rachel Goodrich + ANR Live at The Vagabond Saturday!

This Saturday night we don’t really need to elaborate much, we just need to tell you to get your behinds down to The Vagabond because two of Miami’s best acts are playing live – RACHEL GOODRICH + AWESOME NEW REPUBLIC! Both of them have toured extensively this year so come out for a sure-to-be-all-out-amazing local holiday show.

Not only that but guest DJ Lauren Flax from NYC will be guest-starring on the decks after the bands.  In addition to producing her own tunes, she’s remixed Men, Telepathe, and more and has been Fischerspooner’s touring DJ!

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