Scott Walker “30 Century Man” Miami Premiere Monday!

Monday night we are VERY excited to be presenting the official Miami premiere of an excellent music documentary! 30 Century Man chronicles the life and artistic career of music icon Scott Walker.  Though American, he was mostly successful in the UK, starting off as more of a crooner and then veering into the avant-garde.  The documentary was executive-produced by David Bowie and features interviews with him, Radiohead, Brian Eno, Damon Albarn, Johnny Marr and many more.

This BAFTA-nominated documentary explores Scott Walker’s music and career, from his early days as a gun-for-hire bass player on the Sunset Strip, to heartthrob mega-stardom in Britain’s 60’s pop scene, and finally his transformation to respected composer and avant-garde musician, reclusively shying away from the spotlight.

It was voted one of Time Out London’s 50 Greatest Music Films Ever.  Watch the trailer below and join us Monday night.  Seating at 8, film at 8.30 and we’ll even have a stack of copies to give away via raffle.  See you there!


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End Of The Line Screening Monday

This Monday Sweat is proud to present an official South Florida screening of award-winning documentary END OF THE LINE.

The movie tackles the dangers of our current unsustainable level of fishing (ie scientists predicting a global end to seafood by 2048).  It has been seen by hundreds of thousands worldwide and is accompanied by a campaign promoting the responsible use of our ocean’s resources.  Full information, including how to find out if the seafood you eat is sustainable, can be found here on the film’s site.

Watch the trailer below and come out tonight!  We’ve got stickers, pins and other goodies to give away as well.  No cover, seating at 8, film at 8.30.

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Rachel Goodrich Video Contest WINNER(S)

First off, sorry for the delay.  The event itself Saturday night was a bit overwhelming as it was the single most packed event we’ve ever had at the store.  It was also ridiculously hard to choose a winner so thank you all for giving us and Rachel a break. Second, we’d like to thank each …

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Rachel Goodrich Contest Entries List

Thanks so much to everyone who entered, we got a ton of videos from literally all over the world! We haven’t chosen the winner yet but after the jump are the YouTube names of the submitters with links to their videos.  If you entered and don’t see your name there with the correct link, please be in touch asap and we’ll make sure we fix it.

Come to the Rachel Goodrich in-store Saturday night at Sweat and we’ll announce the winner at the show!  We’ll post the winner on this blog on Saturday (not Friday, sorry!) after the event.  See you there!

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Our Vegan Smores Get “Unwrapped”

More great press!  The amazing Sweet & Sara vegan marshmallow smores that we carry were recently featured on the Food Network’s hit series “Unwrapped”.  For reasons we can only guess are uptight and corporate, they don’t mention they are vegan but rest assured that they are. Sweat is currently the ONLY place in South Florida …

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Sweat the Halls

The holiday season is here and we’ve been stocking Sweat up with all sorts of great gifts and goodies. HUGE thanks to David Tamargo for his great help in whipping this up and Notorious Nastie for starring as our Santa and perfectly illustrating how Sweat can prevent YOU from making a horrible decision. Give your loved ones the gift of good taste…

Here’s our holiday hours:
Noon to 5pm Christmas Eve
CLOSED Christmas to 12/27
Noon to 10pm 12/28-12/30
Noon to 5pm New Years Eve
CLOSED New Years Day

Next Wednesday, December 23rd is our annual Sweat Stocking Stuffer at the shop! It’s just a small intimate event for our friends and fans, with complimentary libations, soy nog and holiday treats, super discounts on CDs and LPs, music, merriment and more. It’ll be from 7pm to 11 so we hope to see you there!

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