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Hey Friends,

It’s here!! Our “Sweat Sound System” 2nd birthday bash + local showcase is TOMORROW NIGHT!! Check out the new issue of the Miami New Times spreading the word that Sweat is 2 and “Hotter Than Ever”. Tomorrow’s party will be guaranteed off the chain – new art by Helena Garcia and Ross Ford will be on display from 9pm, the live music starts at 11, and Sticky Fingers Cupcakes is outdoing themselves with a custom birthday cupcake cake for us!! Pink Ghost, Mamadelic and other local vendors will be set up on the patio, and some of Miami’s best acts will be on hand so you can get some local music in your life – Raffa, PG-13/Junc Ops, Humbert, The JeanMarie, Animals of the Arctic and tons more!!

And, not only is it Sweat’s birthday, but it’s Raffa and Stephanie from Rag*Trade‘s birthdays as well!! There is much to celebrate and we hope you’ll join us.

Doors are at 9pm and there’s a $7 cover that goes straight to support the bands. Sweat will be open as well of course so wish us happy birthday and buy YOURSELF a CD!!

Then at Circa Saturdays we’re proud to host “Permanent Mark”, Guava’s new show dedicated to the black Sharpie, and the after-party for local artist Federico Nessi’s solo show!! No cover as usual so stop by after you enjoy Miami’s monthly Gallery Walk. Full info below…

Thanks for 2 amazing years!!

Lolo + the Sweat crew

P.S. The legendary JELLO BIAFRA, formerly of the Dead Kennedys, will be doing his spoken word live tonight at Studio A!! Doors at 8pm, show at 9pm – GO!


New CDs from Elliott Smith, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, the goddess BJORK, Sage Francis, Radiohead, Dinosaur Jr. The Sea and Cake, Electrelane, Patrick Wolf, The Good, The Bad and The Queen (limited edition version with DVD!), The Clientele, Tori Amos, Lavender Diamond, Goon Moon (new on Ipecac), Travis, Tarwater, Elvis Costello, Maximo Park, Ricardo Villalobos, and more, plus LPs from Air, Arcade Fire, El-P, Bright Eyes, My Bloody Valentine, A Tribe Called Quest, Portishead, etc. and hot new DVDs like Morel Orel Season 1 and Matthew Barney: No Restraint so come and get ’em!!


(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, MAY 10th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a special live spoken-word performance by the legendary JELLO BIAFRA (Dead Kennedys)!! All ages, $12 at the door, 8pm. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com

THURSDAY, May 10th @ LOVEHATE: The Money Shot party moves to LoveHate with DJs Tom Laroc and DJ Contra, and tonight it’s Sandy’s birthday!! 423 Washington Ave. Miami Beach. For more info email moneyshotmiami@gmail.com

THURSDAY, MAY 10th @ PS14: Fabrikalink presents Noches Indie/Gentes Thursdays at PS14. Tonight is Noche Argentina! Featuring 13 Puentes live and DJs Lorena Difilippo, Phaqu, Vasko and DeJota. 10pm, 18+, $5. 28 NE 14th St. www.fabrikalink.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!! 18+ welcome, $7 cover goes straight to the bands. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Miami. myspace.com/sweatrecords

FRIDAY, May 11th @ THE STANDARD: DJ Hottpants and Oly start your weekend off right spinning an eclectic mix in the bar room!! Plus snacks, drink specials and more. 8pm to midnight, no cover!! 40 Island Ave. (on the Venetian Causeway)

FRIDAY, MAY 11th @ PS14: Loop presents a DJ set by The Bangers, plus residents Matt Cash, Will, Plot, DJ Contra and Doormouse. 10pm, $10, 18+. 28 NE 14th St. Info at loop@epoplife.com

FRIDAY, May 11th @ PAWN SHOP: Revolver has relocated to the Boutique Lounge at the Pawn Shop with residents Lazaro Casanova, Lauren A and more. Boutique Lounge alleyway entrance only – 1 Ct. and 13th St. Downtown Miami. myspace.com/clubrevolver

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ GOVERNMENT CENTER: The Miami CRITICAL MASS crew meet up for their monthly ride through the streets of Miami!! Join them on a trip through downtown Miami through the Civic Center area up to the Design District, in the spirit of alternative transportation, physical activity and fun. Meet at 10am at Government Center – 111 NW 1st St. www.criticalmass.meetup.com/40/

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ GALERIE EMMANUEL PERROTIN: Daniel Arsham presents GUILD featuring Daniel Arsham, John Bucklin, FriendsWithYou, Kenneth Andrew Mroczek and Dennis Palazzolo. Opening reception 4-6pm, show runs through July 21st. 194 NW 30th St. Miami. www.galerieperrotin.com

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ KVA BUILDING: LegalArt presents SeminArt: 2 Wallets/sq.ft. a seminar and panel discussing how local leaders could deal with the lack of affordable workspace for artists in Miami? “Come and hear from a panel of activist leaders whose visions for creative solutions may engender a new era, one in which the City and its leadership create protected areas for artists to flourish.” 5-7pm, KVA Building, 150 NE 40th St. www.legalartmiami.org

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ SHAKE-A-LEG: Books & Books present literary provocateur CHUCK PALAHNIUK reading and discussing his new book “Rant: An Oral Biography of Buster Casey.” TICKETS REQUIRED. You will receive one (1) ticket with the purchase of one (1) copy of Rant from Books & Books. Seating guaranteed until 7.15pm. His talk will be followed by an autographing. Only those books purchased at Books & Books will be eligible for signing. 7.30pm at the Historic Coast Guard Hangar at Shake-A-Leg. 2620 South Bayshore Drive (next to Monty’s). Coconut Grove, 33133. www.booksandbooks.com

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ DIANA LOWENSTEIN FINE ARTS: Come see the new solo show by awesome Miami artist FEDERICO NESSI!! “Spiritual Cramp” features photography, video, installations, glittering birds and more. Opening reception 7.30 to 10, after party at Circa Saturdays at Circa28 featuring a special DJ set by the artist. Exhibition on view May 12 through July 21st. 2043 N Miami Ave. www.dlfinearts.com

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ FREDERIC SNITZER GALLERY: Jacin Giordano’s “People Places and Things” opens tonight. 7.30pm, show runs through June 23rd. 2247 NE 1st Pl. Miami. www.snitzer.com

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ TWENTY TWENTY GALLERY: Twenty Twenty presents Closet Photographers featuring work by M. Blash, Hugo Montoya, Federico Nessi, Daniel Newman and Tom Scicluna. 7-11pm, 2020 NW Miami Ct. 2nd Fl. www.twentytwentyprojects.com

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ CIRCA28: Guava presents PERMANENT MARK, a show featuring black permanent marker creations by some of todays most renowned and up-and-coming artists, including Kaws, Doze Green, Futura2000, Aholsniffsglue, Sam Flores, Typoe and more… 10pm, 2826 N Miami Ave.

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ CIRCA28: The fun continues as Sweat’s CIRCA SATURDAYS takes over!! We’ve got the official after party for Federico Nessi’s solo show at Diana Lowenstein Fine Arts (see above) and we’re proud to have a special guest DJ set by the artist!! All that and new art on the walls, projections upstairs, and residents Parker, Ray, Johnnylove and Jay playing good music all night. 10pm to 5am, NO COVER. 2826 N Miami Ave. www.myspace.com/circasaturdays

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ PS14: Switch presents COUP D’ETAT 12 with live performances by The Waterford Landing, Dance Jenny, Dino Felipe, PG-13 and Call It Radar with DJs Par, Hottpants, AS1 and DS363. 28 NE 14th St.

SATURAY, MAY 12th @ PAWN SHOP: Dirty Disco the after-party for Guild (see above) plus the launch for Qpony Vintage Jewelry, and DJs Matt Cash, Induce, Contra with guests The Bangers (NYC) and The People’s Champion (DC). 1222 NE 2nd Ave. www.thepawnshoplounge.com

SATURDAY, MAY 12th @ FLAVOUR: Flavour presents the CD release party for ARTOFFICIAL’s new album “Stranger” with guests Aboriginal and DJ Stravinsky. No cover, 21+, doors at 10pm. 2895 McFarlane Rd. Coconut Grove.

MONDAY, MAY 14th @ LOVEHATE: Check out The Lonely Hearts Club, hosted by Mr. Misery and The Colonel. Edwin Adams and Mr. Brown kick it ooold skool spinning jazz, blues, soul, hip hop and beyond. Doors at 9pm, 423 Washington Ave.

TUESDAY, MAY 15th @ STUDIO A: STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by OURS (full band performance) with opening act April Bauer. $15, 8pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com

TUESDAY, MAY 15th @ GOLD COAST ROLLER RINK: Roll Out!! DJs Lolo, Hottpants and weekly guests spin classic skate jams and new-skool favorites. Plus: weekly movies, full bar, arcade games, nachos, neon lights and everything you’d ever want from a cheesy roller rink!! 8pm to midnight only, $3 cover. 2604 S. Federal Hwy. myspace.com/rainbowsk8tuesdays

WEDNESDAY, MAY 16th @ JAZID: Check out GRAND GROOVE… 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.

THURSDAY, MAY 17th @ JAMES L. KNIGHT CENTER: Comedian KATT WILLIAMS performs live!! He’s one funny mf’er, your abs will hurt the next day… Tickets via ticketmaster. 8pm, 400 SE 2nd Ave. Miami.

THURSDAY, MAY 17th @ AMENDMENT XXI: EveInterrupted.com and Admix present SMEAR: Rip Her To Shreds, an all-girl art party!! Featuring a ive performance by The Righteous Devices, giveaways, poetry by Crystal McAdams, live drawings by Pookah, dancing, drinking, music by DJ Heather Holiday and DJ D-Lokx, plus art by Tabatha Mudra, Janette Valentine, Kristin Currier, Denise McMorris, Mikelle Moore and VAM. 7pm to midnight, 190 NE 46th St. www.eveinterrupted.com

FRIDAY, MAY 18th @ STUDIO A: Check out the record release and video premier party for the SPAM ALL-STARS!! Their new album “Electrodomesticos” is funktastic so come out and celebrate and see them live!! They never disappoint… $10 in advance, doors at 10pm and the first 50 people to arrive get a free CD!! 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com, www.spamallstars.com

FRIDAY, MAY 18th @ NORTH BEACH BANDSHELL: Check out SIDESTEPPER live!! “Bogota meets London in this fusion of Afro-Colombian rhthms and UK dub.” With Lanzallamas Monofonica. 7pm, 7275 Collins Ave. www.rhythmfoundation.com

SATURDAY, MAY 19th @ PS14: Switch presents Zombie Prom #1 with Otto Von Schirach, Yarlen, Doormouse, Skymall, Nastie, Boy Prostitute, Finesse & Runway, Deafcaxxx, Phoenix Nebulin, Seprenthorn and The Mutiny plus DJs Doormouse, Dracula’s Daughter, Lady Anime, Par and DS363. 28 NE 14th St.

SATURDAY, MAY 19th @ CARNIVAL CENTER: International new bossa superstar BEBEL GILBERTO performs live!! 8pm, 1300 Biscayne Blvd. www.carnivalcenter.org

SATURDAY, MAY 26th @ CIRCA28: Circa Saturdays is proud to present the official homecoming show for MJ aka John Hancock of AWESOME NEW REPUBLIC!! He’s back in Miami and ready to make you DANCE. Plus, 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

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 2nd @ CIRCA28: Matt of MiamiMusicGuide.com aka DJ CNTRL rocks the decks before heading out on his summer travels!! Plus, 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, JUNE 9th @ CULTURE ROOM: BLACK REBEL MOTORCYCLE CLUB live!! Doors at 8pm, tickets $18 via Ticketmaster. On sale Saturday, March 17th. www.cultureroom.net

SUNDAY, JUNE 17th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by MIKA. More details soon. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com

MONDAY, JUNE 18th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by BATTLES. More details soon. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 20th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by THE CASUALTIES with opening acts A Global Threat, Time Again and Modern Day 84. $12, 7pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com

FRIDAY, JUNE 22nd @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by VOXTROT. $10, 8pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com

SATURDAY, JUNE 23rd @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents a live performance by LONGWAVE with opening act Jacob Miller. $15, 8pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com

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!! 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.

Sweat Records
(inside Churchill’s Pub)
6pm to Midnight, 7 Days a Week
5501 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33137
Day: 305.342.0953
Evening: 305.758.5862 ext.5