Just a quick one for the weekend… Lots going on!!
Great new music in – LCD Soundsystem, Jarvis Cocker, Fountains of Wayne – and next week we’ll have hot new releases by Bright Eyes, Blonde Redhead and more!!
And check it, here’s all the info on our next big event!!
FRIDAY, MAY 11th @ CHURCHILL’S: Sweat Records + Churchill’s present SWEAT SOUND SYSTEM – a local art + music showcase AND Sweat’s 2nd birthday party!! New art on display by Helena Garcia (helenagarcia.com) and Ross Ford (rossfordart.com), and live performances by PG-13, Raffa + Rainer (it’s also Raffa’s birthday!) Humbert, Animals of the Arctic, Dyslexic Postcards, Le Fantome, Stay Hitt, The JeanMarie, The Curious Hair, Boy Prostitute and Roly O!! Plus, a super-duper custom birthday cupcake-cake by Sticky Fingers Cupcakes, and cool local vendors on the patio including Pink Ghost, Rag Trade and more TBA!! 18+ welcome, $8 cover goes straight to the bands. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Miami.
Mark your calendars!! Have a safe weekend everyone…
Lolo + the Sweat crew
P.S. I finally put my SXSW 2007 wrap-up online! If you’re interested you can check it out here.
CURRENT TICKET PRESALES:
-CAPTURED! BY ROBOTS @ Churchill’s – April 26th – $8
-ANAL CUNT @ Churchill’s – April 28th – $10
UPCOMING EVENT GOODNESS LIKE WHAAAT:
(If your event is not in here send one email to lolo [at] sweatrecordsmiami [dot] com with all the info.)
FRIDAY, APRIL 6th @ PS14: This is the LAST night of OFF THE RADAR at PS14!! In a few weeks it’ll start back up in a brand new venue so come out tonight for the send-off… Music by DJs Ray Milian, Danny Ashe + Dakota Brody, plus the Black Jesus DJs on the back patio. Also, tonight is the official CD release parties for Blonde Redhead’s “23” and Idlewild’s “Make Another World” so come early for goodies!! No cover. 28 NE 14th St. myspace.com/off_the_radar
FRIDAY, APRIL 6th @ THE STANDARD: DJ Hottpants and Oly start your weekend off right spinning an ecletic mix in the bar room!! Plus snacks, drink specials and more. 8pm to midnight, no cover!! 40 Island Ave. (on the Venetian Causeway)
FRIDAY, APRIL 6th @ TRANSIT LOUNGE: The Rhythm Foundation presents a screening of the Fela Kuti film “Music is the Weapon of the Future”, followed by live performances by Toto Omana and ToDeFi!! 9pm, FREE. 729 SW 1st St. Miami. www.rhythmfoundation.com
FRIDAY, APRIL 6th @ CHURCHILL’S: Fabrikalink.com presents HERE MIAMI Showcase! Featuring live performances by Falaz, Vladez, Huma Rojo, Bruno Linares, Elefantu, Bachaco and Oso. 9pm, $5, 18+. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.fabrikalink.com
FRIDAY, APRIL 6th @ CORNERSTONE: The lovely and talented RAFFA performs live!! 11pm, $3-5 donation. 2013 N. Miami Ave.
SATURDAY, APRIL 7th @ CIRCA28: This week Circa Saturdays brings back special guest DJ PG-13 (Circuitree) with some funky indie beats downstairs in the lounge with Jay, while upstairs, resident DJs Ray Milian, Parker, and Johnnylove play all the tracks YOU want to dance to!! Drink specials all night. Brought to you by Lauren Reskin of Sweat Records and friends. No cover, 21+, doors at 10pm. 2826 N Miami Ave. www.myspace.com/circasaturdays
SATURDAY, APRIL 7th @ CHURCHILL’S: New Art School presents THE TUFF LUVS (Jackson, MS), The Crumbs, Stay Hitt and The Dead Hookers’ Bridge Club – live!! Doors at 9pm, $10 cover includes free record or CD. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.newartschool.net
TUESDAY, APRIL 10th @ CULTURE ROOM: TV ON THE RADIO live!! With Blood Brothers, The Noisettes and Celebration. Doors at 8pm, $16 tickets via ticketmaster or $18 at the door. On sale soon… 3045 N Federal Hwy. www.cultureroom.net
THURSDAY, APRIL 12th @ JAZID: Check out GRAND GROOVE, the first 3 Thursdays of the month at Jazid. Funk, hip-hop, soul and rare grooves provided by DJs Mr. Brown, Sire Esq., Lumin, Kems and guests. No cover + weekly drink specials! 10pm to 3am, 1342 Washington Ave. Miami Beach.
FRIDAY, APRIL 13th @ POMPANO BEACH AMPITHEATER: Fantasma presents THE FLAMING LIPS live!! Tickets are $36 through Ticketmaster. 8pm, 1806 NE 6th St. Pompano Beach. www.fantasma.com
SATURDAY, APRIL 14th @ PINK GHOST: Like lowbrow? Check out “BITTER SWEETS” – the new solo show from NY artist Ryan Myers. And like at all Pink Ghost events, there will be free coffee and cupcakes, awesome music, toys, art and more. 8pm to 11pm, 21 West Las Olas Blvd. Suite B. Ft. Lauderdale. www.pinkghost.net
SATURDAY, APRIL 14th @ CIRCA28: Circa Saturdays presents a live performance by DANCE, JENNY!! After, resident DJs Ray Milian, Parker, Johnnylove and Jay play all the tracks YOU want to dance to!! Drink specials all night. Brought to you by Lauren Reskin of Sweat Records and friends. No cover, 21+, doors at 10pm. 2826 N Miami Ave. www.myspace.com/circasaturdays
SATURDAY, APRIL 14th @ ANTIKULTURE ART COLLECTIBLES: The Antikulture Gallery * Boutique presents it’s grand opening exhibition!! “PSYCHE” features work from the private collection of local artist/curator Francesco LoCastro as well as new pieces of his original work. Stop by on the Wynwood Arts District Gallery Walk, 7 to 11pm. 169 NW 36th St. Miami. www.antikulture.com
SATURDAY, APRIL 14th @ STUDIO A: IMMORTAL TECHNIQUE live!! Also performing – DJ G.I. Joe, Diabolic, Omniscient and Phamous, hosted by Revolution Hip-Hop. Doors at 8pm, $14 in advance, $17 day of show. 60 NE 11th St. Miami. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, APRIL 14th @ POST: PopLife presents a live performance by RATATAT (XL) with special guests DESPOT!! 1777 SW 3rd Ave. www.epoplife.com
THURSDAY, APRIL 19th @ CHURCHILL’S (Backstage): The Creature Tweeker Council presents STEEL RIVET DYSTOPIA!! Enjoy an evening of noise, experimental, electronic and industrial music with live performances by Experiment Haywire, Line_Noise, Mr. Pineapple, Ms. Van Gelder and Johan Ess. Free before 11pm, $5 after. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Miami.
THURSDAY, APRIL 19th @ HARD ROCK LIVE ARENA: Fantasma presents THE KILLERS live. 8pm, $30-$40. 1 Seminole Way, Hollywood. www.fantasma.com
FRIDAY, APRIL 20th @ CHURCHILL’S: It’s Day 1 of the annual Miami 420 Music Festival!! Check out over 25 acts playing on the Indie Rock Stage, the Hip Hop Stage and the Pokerface Stage including Mayday, Seven Star, Dino Felipe, Inner City Bonfire, The Curious Hair, Alucard, Raffa and more!! 5501 NE 2nd Ave.
FRIDAY, APRIL 20th @ LAUNDRY BAR: BassHead Productions celebrates it’s 6 year anniversary with live performances by PHOTEK, Skream, Otto Von Schirach, The Ill Factor, The Haunted Audio and Fury, plus resident DJs Burn, Wreck, Scully and MC Mad. Free admission all night!! 721 N Lincoln Lane, Miami Beach.
FRIDAY, APRIL 20th @ UNDERGROUNDS COFFEEHAUS (954): Tired of the same old? Join DJ Cornbread and 3foradollar for an all new mix of eclectic weirdness… Moog, robo-dimestore, librero, odd-lounge, audio demonstration, 60s futurepop and a DJ re-match of bad 70s pop!! Plus, a vintage fire-sale and a live performance by The Cruel Sea. 10pm, 2743 E Oakland Park Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale. Call 954.630.1900 for info.
FRIDAY, APRIL 20th @ PAWN SHOP: Revolver relocates to the Boutique Lounge at the Pawn Shop starting tonight with guest DJs Stereofaith (DC) and DJ Sleazemore (SF) plus residents Lazaro Casanova, Lauren A and more. Boutique Lounge alleyway entrance only – 1 Ct. and 13th St. Downtown Miami. myspace.com/clubrevolver
SATURDAY, APRIL 21st @ CIRCA28: Sweat Records and Circa Saturdays present a lie performance by VELVETEEN PINK!! If you missed their awesome set at the Plug Miami party, this is your chance to catch one of the best up-and-coming bands out there. Recommended if you like Hall & Oates, Chromeo, and funky synthesizer soul!! Plus guest DJ Stereofaith (DC) and resident DJs Parker, Ray Milian, Johnnylove and Lolo keep you dancing all night long (all night). Doors at 10pm, no cover. 2826 N Miami Ave. www.myspace.com/circasaturdays
SATURDAY, APRIL 21st @ RESPECTABLE STREET (WPB): THE LOCUST live with guests Cattle Decapitation and Daughters!! 518 Clematic Street, Downtown West Palm Beach. www.respectablestreet.com
SUNDAY, APRIL 22nd @ REVOLUTION: CLAP YOUR HANDS SAY YEAH live!! With guests Elvis Perkins in Dearland. 200 W. Broward Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale. www.jointherevolution.net
THURSDAY, APRIL 26th @ CHURCHILL’S: New Art School proudly presents the 10th anniversary tour of CAPTURED! BY ROBOTS!! With very special guests Teddy Bear Orchestra and The Terry Schiavo Hyper-Crystal Suicide Cult, plus Shuttle Lounge in effect on the patio. Doors at 9pm, $8. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Advance tickets at Sweat Records or at www.ticketweb.com
SATURDAY, APRIL 28th @ CHURCHILL’S: New Art School present Anal Cunt with Creeping Jimmy and more TBA. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.newartschool.net
SATURDAY, APRIL 28th @ PS14: Switch presents STATE OF THE ART with live music by ArtOfficial, Earthworx, AlucarD and Lox Tha Rippa, live art by AHOL, NFRomero, Ceptr, and Andres Salvador, plus DJs Stravinsky, Salami Fingaz, DJane and DJ Par. $7 cover, 18+ welcome, doors at 10pm. 28 NE 14th St. www.artofficialmusic.net
FRIDAY, MAY 11th @ CHURCHILL’S: Sweat Records + Churchill’s present SWEAT SOUND SYSTEM – a local art + music showcase AND Sweat’s 2nd birthday party!! New art on display by Helena Garcia (helenagarcia.com) and Ross Ford (rossfordart.com), and live performances by PG-13, Raffa + Rainer (it’s also Raffa’s birthday!) Humbert, Animals of the Arctic, Dyslexic Postcards, Le Fantome, Stay Hitt, The JeanMarie, The Curious Hair, Boy Prostitute and Roly O!! Plus, a super-duper musical custom cupcake-cake by Sticky Fingers Cupcakes, and vendors on the patio including Pink Ghost, Rag Trade and more TBA!! 18+ welcome, $7 cover goes straight to the bands. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Miami. myspace.com/sweatrecords
SUNDAY, MAY 27th @ POMPANO BEACH AMPHITHEATER: BLOC PARTY live!! Tickets through Ticketmaster. 8pm, 1806 NE 6th St. Pompano Beach. www.fantasma.com
FRIDAY, JUNE 1st @ BANK UNITED CENTER: [Rescheduled Date] Ohhh yeah… Check out the one and only TOOL, live!! 2555 Panther Parkway, Sunrise. www.toolband.com
SATURDAY, JUNE 9th @ CULTURE ROOM: BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB live with special guests THE HORRORS!!!!!!!!! Doors at 8pm, tickets $18 via Ticketmaster. On sale Saturday, March 17th. www.cultureroom.net
SATURDAY, JULY 14th @ MIZNER PARK: Ladies and gentlemen… witness a live performance by the one and only MORRISSEY!! If you’ve never seen Moz, former lead singer of legendary band The Smiths and solo artist in his own right, now is your chance!! His last album “Ringleader of the Tormentors” was phenomenal and is available at Sweat if you slept on it… Tickets via Ticketmaster on sale Saturday. Mizner Park Amphitheater – 590 Plaza Real. Boca Raton, FL 33432
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8th @ SOUND ADVICE AMPHITHEATER: BEN FOLDS live!! 601-7 Sansbury’s Way. West Palm Beach.
(inside Churchill’s Pub)
6pm to Midnight, 7 Days a Week
5501 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33137
Ph: 305.758.5862 ext.5