First off we’d like to give a “Hi!” and a shout-out to all our new subscribers!! The Sweat Records events list is growing by the day so welcome to one of the most comprehensive listings of off-mainstream South Florida music, culture, arts, parties and happenings. It’s also available as a blog (with lots of local links, pictures and goodness) at sweatrecordsmiami.blogspot.com and via myspace bulletin if you befriend us on myspace. New events can be submitted by emailing Lolo [at] sweatrecordsmiami [dot] com and feedback is always welcome!!
Tonight there is a crazy awesome cheap show at Studio A!! There’s been some mixed info going around but here’s the real deal straight from the source: MAN MAN, ELF POWER and SUMMERBIRDS IN THE CELLAR are playing live!! Doors at 9pm, 18+ welcome, $5 cover. Studio A is located at 60 NE 11th St. if ya don’t know…
More announcements soon, but here’s a taste – on Friday, July 27th Sweat is partnering up with VICE to bring you the exclusive South Florida premiere of Daft Punk‘s new movie “ELECTROMA“!! Full details soon so mark those calendars.
Lolo + the Sweat crew
P.S. Free CDs, mags and booze at Circa Saturdays this weekend – check it out!!
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…)
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27th @ STUDIO A: FREE SHOW!! Check out live performances by MAN MAN, ELF POWER, and Summerbirds in the Cellar. 8pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 27th @ 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, JUNE 28th @ THE POORHOUSE: Check out ADD ADAPTER Thursdays at The Poohouse. DJs Cabello, Mitzie and special guests spin mish mash and what nots… 10pm. 110 SW 3rd Ave. Downtown Ft. Lauderdale.
THURSDAY, JUNE 28th @ LOVEHATE: The Money Shot party moves to LoveHate with DJs Tom Laroc and DJ Contra. 423 Washington Ave. Miami Beach. For more info email firstname.lastname@example.org
FRIDAY, JUNE 29th @ SANDAL CLUB: OFF THE RADAR presents a live performance by THE MONDAY PHOTO and guest DJ Jessica K!! In THE LAB we welcome the awesome DJ NEVER FORGET (Finger On The Pulse, NYC)!! Doors at 11pm, $10, 18+ welcome. 1060 NE 79th St. www.myspace.com/off_the_radar
FRIDAY, JUNE 29th @ CHURCHILL’S: New Art School present ROCK VS ART VIII!! This installment features one-night-only live performances by KILLING TIME and UPPERCUT, along with Mongoloids, Between The Wars, Into The Moat, Thread of Hope, Consular, Pitch Black Radio, Trample, Mehkago NT, Howitzer, L,V,G,m MFC Destroyers, Creeping Jimmy, Rise Zombie Rise and the Hip Hop Stage with Secondhand Outfit, Name Brand and PFM. Rock Vs Art was voted “Best Concert Series” by the New Times so GO!! Doors at 8pm, $12 cover and you get a free CD. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.newartschool.net
FRIDAY, JUNE 29th @ PS14: WVUM Generators, Loop and Dublab present “From LA With Love” featuring live performances by the Dublab Sound System – Flying Lotus (Plug Research, Warp), The Gaslamp Killer (MHE) and Kutmah (Plug Research, Poo-Bah) – along with DJs Matt Cash, Induce and Stravinsky. 10pm, 18+. 28 NE 14th St. Advance tickets at www.epoplife.com
FRIDAY, JUNE 29th @ AMENDMENT XXI: EveInterrupted.com presents a new weekly party for the ladies – check out HEROINE Fridays at Amendment XXI!! DJs Heather Holida, D-Lokx, DJane and Suga spin “the best music a lesbian club has ever heard!” Plus weekly contests, special events and b-day girls get in free. 190 NE 46th St. 21+ www.eveinterrupted.com
FRIDAY, JUNE 29th @ 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
FRIDAY, JUNE 29th @ 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) www.standardhotel.com
SATURDAY, JUNE 30th @ CIRCA28: Circa Saturdays + VICE + Sweat Records present “Tales of Colt45” with the official release party for the new CD by CHROMEO!! We’ll have complimentary Colt for everyone from midnight to 2am and the first 50 people get a free VICE Records sampler and other goodies. All that and the Circa residents and the return of special guest DJ Gregg Foreman!! RSVP for future VICE/Colt events at email@example.com. Doors at 10pm, 21+, 2826 N Miami Ave. www.myspace.com/circasaturdays
SATURDAY, JUNE 30th @ UPPER EASTSIDE GARDEN: Yes, FM returns with the FM Summer Psychedelic Series!! Witness live performances by Le Fantome and Nervous Systems (Gainesville), with DJs Adam, Plot and Speck (Cyne). $10 cover includes free beer and liquor!! Enjoy a beautiful evening under the stars… 6pm to 11pm, 7244 Biscayne Blvd. www.uppereastsidegarden.com
SATURDAY, JUNE 30th @ PS14: Otto and Nastie present ZOMBIE CIRCUS!! Live performances by Otto Von Schirach (with special vocals by Yarlen, Doormouse and Nastie), Torche, Animals of the Arctic and Dead Hookers Bridge Club. Hosted by Jamie of SuicideGirls, rubber show by Idelsy from Love & Death Project, DJs Dracula’s Daughter, Carlos Saint Germain, Lady Anime, Deuce Crew, DS363 and Par. 28 NE 14th St.
SATURDAY, JUNE 30th @ THE BOUTIQUE (PAWN SHOP): AQUABOOTY is back!! Miami’s infamouse deep house party returns… 10pm to 5am, 1222 NE 2nd Ave. www.aquabooty.com
SUNDAY, JULY 1st @ RAG*TRADE: Come out for the first meeting of Miami’s Guerilla Gardening chapter – TREE-OH-FIVE!! Meet at the shop at 8.45 prepared to get dirrrty and beautify some neglected spots in the neighborhood. 4600 NE 2nd Ave. myspace.com/ragtradeco
SUNDAY, JULY 1st @ CATALINA HOTEL: CLEAVELAND JONES performs live with friends. 7pm to 11pm, no cover. 1756 Collins Ave. www.cleavelandjones.com
MONDAY, JULY 2nd @ 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, JULY 3rd @ GOLD COAST ROLLER RINK: The Roll Out party’s gone MONTHLY!! Roll on up to Gold Coast on the first Tuesday of every month to hear DJs Lolo, Hottpants and guests spin classic skate jams and new-skool favorites. Plus: 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
TUESDAY, JULY 3rd @ JAZID: Check out the hot new weekly party THE ATTIC. Resident DJs Jonathan, Ray Milian, Edgar Rojas and guests, plus rotating artwork and live installations, and free vodka 11-12. Downstairs: CLEAVELAND JONES live!! No cover, 11pm to 5am, 21+. 1342 Washington Ave. Miami Beach. www.myspace.com/theatticmiami
TUESDAY, JULY 3rd @ AMENDMENT XXI: The one and only JESSE JACKSON performs weekly at Amendment XXI. It’s free, so have some drinks and enjoy one of Miami’s finest musicians. Jesse goes on at 10.30. 190 NE 46th St. myspace.com/jessejackson
TUESDAY, JULY 3rd @ STUDIO A: JESSE MALIN live with THE WILDBIRDS and ACUTE!! Doors at 8pm, $15. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
TUESDAY, JULY 3rd @ NEW YORK COMEDY CLUB (BOCA): There’s a new monthly dance party called MASSIVE!! Check out DJs Pauly Crush (Saturday/Thursday + Crush Orlando), Koolbreeze (Crush Orlando) and residents Brian Savage and Weber spinning indie, electro, hip-hop and eclectic party music. $1 cover, 18 and up, drink specials. 8221 Glades Rd. Boca Raton. myspace.com/massivemonthly
TUESDAY, JULY 3rd @ PURDY LOUNGE: Check out ON_TOP TUESDAYS with DJ Matt Cash and guests spinning underground electronic beats. Drinks specials and more, 21+, no cover. 1811 Purdy Ave. Miami Beach. myspace.com/on_top_tuesdays
WEDNESDAY, JULY 4th @ THE BILTMORE: CLEAVELAND JONES performs live at their annual poolside party and fireworks display. 6pm, no cover. 1200 Anastasia Ave. Coral Gables. www.cleavelandjones.com
THURSDAY, JULY 5th @ TRANSIT LOUNGE: Come out for a rare live performance by South Florida’s own NIL LARA!!!! 729 SW 1st Ave. Downtown Miami. myspace.com/transitlounge
FRIDAY, JULY 6th @ CHURCHILL’S: Fabrika, Funktional Interiors and Chixink present “HERE MIAMI! Showcase: A Music Scene Under Construction” featuring live performances by Huma Rojo, Nelson Poket, Diestra, Sea Floor Scan and Last Summer. 9pm, $5, 18+. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Info at www.fabrikalink.com
SATURDAY, JULY 7th @ JAMES L. KNIGHT CENTER: Catch a live performance by the one and only ERASURE!! Doors at 8pm, tickets $45-65 via Ticketmaster. 400 SE 2nd Ave. www.fantasma.com
SATURDAY, JULY 7th @ SUNSET TAVERN: It’s the first meeting of the Miami chapter of the DRINK & DRAW SOCIAL CLUB. It’s pretty self-explanatory!! 8.30ish until whenever, 21+ obviously. 7232 SW 59th Ave. South Miami.
THURSDAY, JULY 12th @ CHURCHILL’S: Slammie presents a live performance by THEO AND THE SKYSCRAPERS with guests The Static Age and The Righteous Devices!! It’s Theo from The Lunachicks so come rock out!! Tickets$10 in advance at Sweat or online. 9pm 18+. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.slammie.com
THURSDAY, JULY 12th @ PS14: Livid Records presents a live performance by Swiss indie rock band DAZE with guests The Illustrated. Doors at 6.30pm, $7. 28 NE 14th St. www.lividrecords.com
FRIDAY, JULY 13th @ SANDAL CLUB: Off The Radar is proud to present a live performance by Montreal electro art-rockers DANDI WIND (Summer Lovers Unlimited)!! Hot off tour with The Horrors, Dandi Wind’s avant-garde fashion/visuals and intense live show will definitely appeal to fans of The Knife, Adult., She Wants Revenge and etc. so don’t miss their Miami debut!! All this and the Off The Radar resident DJs, The Lab in the back, and opening act ANIMALS OF THE ARCTIC!! Doors at 11pm, $10, 18+ welcome. 1060 NE 79th St. www.myspace.com/off_the_radar
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
SATURDAY, JULY 14th @ ANTIKULTURE GALLERY: Antikulture presents SUBMECHA II, a multi media art exhibition by Arnold Steiner!! Arnold Steiner, also known as AS1, is the man behind the artwork used by record labels and musicians throughout the world, such as µ-ZIQ, Venetian Snares, Mos Def, Tipper, A Guy Called Gerald, Company Flow, Brazilian Girls,
as well as many more. Reception is 7pm to 9pm and will offer complimentary wine and hors d-oeuvres and the show runs through August 3rd. Submecha I was INCREDIBLE so we really highly recommend that you check this out!! 169 NW 36th St. www.as1projects.com, www.antikulture.com
SATURDAY, JULY 14th @ WALLFLOWER GALLERY: Puerto Roc Records and Up All Night Productions present INDIE UNPLUGGED MIAMI featuring Nacho, Fitzroy, Alucard, Raffa Jo, E. Grizzly, Black Violin, Rachel Goodrich, Adolfo & Katrina and The Cornerstoners!!!! What a fantastic lineup – go and discover the talent growing in your backyard!! 8pm to 12.30, doors at 7pm, $10. 10 NE 3rd St. Downtown Miami. myspace.com
TUESDAY, JULY 17th @ PS14: SpiderP presents a live performance by the (in)famous CHONGALICIOUS Girls… Doors at 10pm, 18+. 28 NE 14th St. www.clubspiderpussy.com
WEDNESDAY, JULY 18th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents THE STARLIGHT MINTS with special guests THE LADYBUG TRANSISTOR and THE JEANMARIE!! Doors at 8pm, $10. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, JULY 20th @ BOOKS & BOOKS CORAL GABLES: It’s POTTER MANIA 07!! Countdown to the release of the 7th and final installment of J.K. Rowling’s series “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” with a giant party filled with games, costumes, concoctions and more. 9pm to midnight (when you can finally buy one…), 265 Aragon Ave. Coral Gables. www.booksandbooks.com
FRIDAY, JULY 20th @ STUDIO A: MICKEY AVALON live with Andre Legacy and Dirt Nasty!! Dyslexic Speedreaders in the house… Doors at 9pm, $15. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, JULY 21st @ RAG*TRADE: Rag*Trade presents KRAFTWORKS – an open-air market featuring local artisans and craftspeople!! Come out for music (live and DJs), over a dozen vendors, massages, origami classes, food, live airbrushing and a book exchange!! It’s gonna be the crafty block party of the summer… 11am to 5pm. 4600 NE 2nd Ave. myspace.com/ragtradeco
SUNDAY, JULY 22nd @ CHURCHILL’S: Live performances by DEEPSLAUGHTER (Japan), Thank God, Dukes, Screaming At A Wall and Consular!! Doors at 9pm, $10, 18+. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.churchillspub.com
WEDNESDAY, JULY 25th @ GOVERNMENT CENTER: Do you walk? Ride bikes? Care about your city? Then attend a meeting of the Bicycle Pedestrian Advocacy Committee meeting. Learn about new plans and projects, voice your opinion, and get involved!! 5.30pm at the Stephen P. Clark Government Center, 111 NW 1st St., 18th floor. More info at the Critical Mass Meetup page – criticalmass.meetup.com/40/
FRIDAY, JULY 27th @ STUDIO A: Sweat Records + VICE are proud to present the exclusive South Florida premiere of “ELECTROMA” – the new film created by DAFT PUNK!!!! Full info TBA…
SATURDAY, JULY 28th @ STUDIO A: Studio A and Contagious Musiq and Culture present Anything Goes… with CHROMEO, Flosstradamus and DJ Craze. 10pm, $15, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SUNDAY, JULY 29th @ CHURCHILL’S: New Art School presents a live performance by XBXRX (Polyvinyl) with Ha Ha Help!! $7, doors at 9pm. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.newartschool.net
TUESDAY, JULY 31st @ PS14: Spider-Pussy celebrates it’s 5th anniversary with a live performance by JUICEBOXXX (Milwaukee – myspace.com/officialjuiceboxxx)!! Doors at 10pm, 18+, 28 NE 14th St. www.clubspiderpussy.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4th @ BAYFRONT PARK: Guerilla*Union and Contagious Musiq present the only Florida date of the incredible ROCK THE BELLS tour!! Featuring live performances by the legendary WU-TANG CLAN, NAS, Cypress Hill, Talib Kweli, Pharoahe Monch, Immortal Technique, Jedi Mind Tricks and MORE TBA!! Hosted by Supernatural, Rahzel and Hi-Tek. Holy sh*t. Tickets on sale via Ticketmaster. 301 N Biscayne Blvd. myspace.com/rockthebells
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.
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5th @ REVOLUTION: Omg… go see THE RENTALS live!! Aaahhhh… Opening bands are Copeland and goldenboy. All ages, $18, doors at 6.30pm. 200 W Broward Blvd. Downtown Ft. Lauderdale. www.jointherevolution.net
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6th @ OLD SCHOOL SQUARE: STITCH ROCK is an indie craft fair and bazaar bringing back old school crafting techniques with new school flair!! Full of handmade crafts and unique products like knitted cupcakes, hand painted purses, yummy bath and body goodies, hot rod paintings, pin up photography, and much more. Skip the mall, support indie businesses!! Door prizes, music, food and drinks, and free swag bags for the first 100 people. 12pm to 6pm, $3, all ages. 51 N Swinton Ave. Delray Beach, FL 33444. www.rockthestitch.com
(inside Churchill’s Pub)
6pm to Midnight, 7 Days a Week
5501 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33137
Evening: 305.758.5862 ext.5