Lots of great new music in at Sweat, plus new issues of VICE, WAX POETIC and more!! Our store hours are still *6pm to midnight 7 days a week* so don’t go showing up too early (or if you do, stop in Churchill’s and have a pint!!).
We’re keeping busy over here, gearing up for Sweat Records’ 2nd birthday bash on Friday, May 11th. Mark our words, it’s going to be off the chain…
Tonight: Rag Trade is having a huge sale!! Modernage are playing live at Circa28, Ghostland Observatory are live at Studio A and “Grand Groove” goes down over at Jazid…
Tomorrow: The Flaming Lips live at the Pompano Beach Amphitheater!! Let us be thankful that these great, huge shows are making their way to South Florida…
There are a TON of other events going on this weekend, including lots of fun happenings for the monthly Gallery Walk night. Check everything out in our looong listings below. Hooray for options!! Now get out and catch some culture…
Lolo + the Sweat crew
P.S. For all the skaters out there, the weekly ROLL OUT party is still on hiatus due to a fire at the rink!! As soon as it’s all patched up, we’ll let you know when we’re ready to roll…
P.P.S. The New Times Best of Miami poll is back. Please vote for us for Best Record Store if you have a minute. Much appreciated!!
CURRENT TICKET PRESALES:
–CAPTURED! BY ROBOTS @ Churchill’s – April 26th – $8
–ANAL CUNT w/ OTTO VON SCHIRACH @ Churchill’s – May 5th [DATE CHANGE] – $10
THIS JUST IN:
-Bright Eyes “Cassadaga”
-Blonde Redhead “23”
-American Hardcore DVD
-Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film for Theaters Colon the Soundtrack CD
-Danielson: A Family Movie DVD
-Wax Poetic “Brasil”
-Cocorosie “The Adventures of Ghosthorse and Stillborn”
-VNV Nation “Judgement”
-Panthers “The Trick”
-Menomena “Wet and Rusting” EP
-Mystery Jets “Diamonds in the Dark” EP
-V/A “Ed Rec Vol.2” (VICE’s Ed Banger comp!!)
-Grinderman “Grinderman” (new Nick Cave project!!)
-Half Japanese: The Band That Would Be King DVD
-Necromantix “Life Is a Grave and I Dig It”
-Brother Ali “The Undisputed Truth”
-Madlib “The Other Side – Los Angeles” CD+DVD
-Love of Diagrams “Mosaic”
-I Monster “Neveroddoreven”
-The Rosebuds “Night of the Furies”
-Xiu Xiu “Remixed & Covered”
-Rob Swift “As the Tables Turn”
-Rock & Rule DVD
-Punk: Attitude DVD
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. It’s that simple…)
THURSDAY, APRIL 12th @ RAG TRADE: Check out the midnight madness – everything you purchase tonight at Rag Trade from 7.30pm to midnight is 10% off!!
THURSDAY, APRIL 12th @ CIRCA28: Spiderpussy presents a live performance by MODERNAGE. 2826 N Miami Ave. No cover!!
THURSDAY, APRIL 12th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by GHOSTLAND OBSERVATORY!! $12, 18+, 9pm. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
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
FRIDAY, APRIL 13th @ 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 13th @ ROXANNE’S: Ray Milian (Off The Radar) returns to Phoenix for a special guest DJ set!! Plus residents Sean Weeks, Shaun Minus, Isaac Alexander, and Johnnylove. 3148 NE 12th Ave. Oakland Park, Ft. Lauderdale.
FRIDAY, APRIL 13th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by EARL GREYHOUND with opening act AND THEN THERE WAS YOU. $10 cover, 18+ welcome. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, APRIL 14th @ 150 NE 40th St.: LegalArt and the Design District’s Art + Design Night launch the 2007 SeminArt season with a panel discussion on “This Business of Art” to explore the issues and opportunities in copyright, contracts and representation for artists. SeminArt is free and open to the public, so educate yourselves!! 150 NE 40th St. 3-6pm. For more info go to legalartmiami.org
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 @ 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 @ CHURCHILL’S: Check out live performances by TORCHE (Robotic Empire), Hatchet Face, F, Disco Satan, Tongues of the Heartworm, Capsule, and The Sea Swallows. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.churchillspub.com
SATURDAY, APRIL 14th @ PS14: Switch presents COUP D’ETAT XI with live performances by Yarlen with Cari G, PG-13, OOO, Tucker Tota, Outre Violette, Sketchy and OSO, with DJs Doormouse, Par and the Deuce Crew. Art curated by Ricky Jimenez. 28 NE 14th St.
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 @ 404 NE 2ND AVE SUITE 103: It’s the second installment of WHO’S YER DADA? A night of art, comedy and music, and a fundraiser to “abolish stupidity and increase intelligence.” Artists: Tao Rey, Bhakti Baxter, Robert Chambers, Bert Rodriguez, Michiko Kurisu, Austin Horton, Luke Jackson, Ricky Jimenez and Uphar. Music: Jesse Jackson, Animals of the Arctic, and Pots N’ Pans featuring Billy Boloby!! Comedy by Austin Horton and Yuri Mikalov. 404 NE 2nd Ave. Ste. 103. (corner of NE 2nd Ave and 41st St) www.myspace.com/whosyerdada
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 @ 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: On the main stage, witness a special live performance by Planet Mu recording artist FROG POCKET (Scotland) along with Sindri, Peasants with Feathers, Adiose My Angel, and more. On the back patio stage, 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 @ LUMONICS: Light sculptures, projection, pyramind, music, refreshments and YOU – you’re invited to another Evening At Lumonics, a rad light/sculpture gallery space in Ft. Lauderdale. Musical guest Konundrumz (described as “electro-acoustic nu-jazz with a cinematic-world-breakbeat-twist”) will also lead a drum circle to conclude the evening. Suggested donation is $10. RSVP by calling 954.979.3161. 3019 NW 60th St. Ft. Lauderdale. www.lumonics.net
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
SATURDAY, APRIL 21st @ PS14: Switch presents live performances by THE DOWN HOME SOUTHERNAIRES, Raffa and Rainer, Rachel Goodrich and January, with DJs Hottpants and Par. 28 NE 14th St.
SUNDAY, APRIL 22nd @ CRANDON PARK: Celebrate EARTH DAY with EarthFest 2007 – WaterFest Gone GREEN!! Featuring live performances by DJ Le Spam and the Spam All-Stars, a whole eco-village and much more to pay tribute to our rad planet. Noon to sundown, Crandon Park North Entrance, Key Biscayne. Full info up at www.greenermiami.com/earthfest
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
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 25th @ STUDIO A: Check out a return performance by former locals VOLUMEN CERO!! With opening acts Modernage and Universal Citizen. Doors at 8pm, $10 in advance, $12 at the door, 18+ welcome. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
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 @ 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
SATURDAY, MAY 5th @ CHURCHILL’S: New Art School present ANAL CUNT with Otto Von Schirach, Creeping Jimmy and more TBA. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.newartschool.net
THURSDAY, MAY 10th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a special live spoken-word performance by the legendary JELLO BIAFRA (Dead Kennedys)!! More info soon… 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
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. Mizner Park Amphitheater – 590 Plaza Real. Boca Raton, FL 33432
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8th @ SOUND ADVICE AMPHITHEATER: BEN FOLDS live!! (unfortunately the show also features John Mayer but hey nothing’s perfect…) 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