Tomorrow night is Gallery Walk night in the Wynwood/Design District!! Lots to do, some of the openings are listed below, and Circa‘s right there so come by afterward!! We’ve got a live performance by Last Year’s Model (NYC) and we’ll be hosting the official after-party for Antikulture Gallery‘s new show “It Started In the Garage” which features the work of R. Grimes!! He’ll be silk-screening limited edition tshirts at the reception, and Antikulture also has an amazing selection of art toys so check it out!! The opening is 7pm to 11pm and Circa goes ’til 5am as usual!!
In a few short weeks, Sweat and I Am Your Villain are super proud to bring you the jump-off inaugural session of HIP HOP KARAOKE!! It’s been a sensation in NYC for years and we think you Miami heads will love it. We provide the DJs, the stage, the lyric sheets, and even a hype man to help you out – you just come up and bust a rhyme!! We’re doing it at Chocolate Sundays at Purdy Lounge on Sunday, August 26th so start practicing!! Also, please befriend us at myspace.com/hhkmia
And… Sweat’s got two big musical showcase events coming up to bookend the annual ROCKFEST month at Churchill’s!! They’ve got a 5am license through all of September and will be hosting a barrage of rock bands all month long. We’ll be featuring some local favorites and some exciting up-and-comers so keep your eyes peeled for the details…
Lolo + the Sweat crew
P.S. Hey promoters – we’ve started posting pretty/creative/awesome flyers at the bottom of the Sweat Events Blog so email them to lolo [at] sweatrecordsmiami [dot] com for possible inclusion!!
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…)
FRIDAY, AUGUST 10th @ CHURCHILL’S: Live performances by The Remnants, Devil I’ll Be, Intoxicated, Deafcayzzz, Stay Hitt, Boy Prostitute, Up and Atom, and The Panix, plus DJ A Boy Robot!! 8pm, 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.churchillspub.com
FRIDAY, AUGUST 10th @ THE STANDARD: DJ Oly and guests 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
FRIDAY, AUGUST 10th @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents MuG, 200 Proof and Fresh Outta Jimmy. $5, doors at 8pm. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, AUGUST 10th @ PS14: Loop/Phoenix present a DJ set by TIM SWEENY (DFA/Beats In Space)!! Plus DJs Matt Cash, Johnnylove and more… 28 NE 14th St. www.ps14.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ ANTIKULTURE GALLERY: Antikulture Gallery and Francesco LoCastro present “IT STARTED IN THR GARAGE” – a solo exhibition featuring the art of R. Grimes!! The show runs through August 31st and R. Grimes will be screen printing limited edition t-shirts the night of the opening!! All ages, 7pm to 11pm. 169 NW 36th St. www.antikulture.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ THE BAS FISHER INVITATIONAL: Come to the opening for the new show “ANIMAL SCIENCE” by Mike Taylor!! 7-11pm, 180 NE 39th St. Suite 210. www.basfisherinvitational.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ THE DORSCH GALLERY: See John Hancock ANR and The Down Home Southernaires live while checking out the Dorsch Gallery’s new show – “Swimming With Sharks” by Ralph Provisero. 151 NW 24th St. www.dorschgallery.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ PINK GHOST: Pink Ghost presents EAT UP: new works by HELENA GARCIA!! A master of cuteness, you’ve seen her work on the walls of Sweat, indie album covers and more!! 8pm, free, 21 West Last Olas Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale. www.helenagarcia.com + www.pinkghost.net
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ MIAMI INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF ART AND DESIGN: diy:mia presents TEAR/OFF, a street-inspired mixed-media art show!! Opening reception is 7-10pm and features music, food, films and more. 1501 Biscayne Blvd. Email email@example.com for more information.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ CIRCA28: Circa Saturdays!! One of Miami’s best dance parties – no cover, no guestlist, just GOOD TIMES!! This week we’ve got a live performance by LAST YEAR’S MODEL (NYC) and the after-party for Antikulture’s latest show – “It Started In The Garage” featuring the artwork of R.Grimes!! The opening is 7pm-11pm so come by Circa after checking it out. Plus, the Circa Saturdays residents – Ray Milian, Johnnylove, Carlos Llanos and Jay – spin all your favorite music to dance and chill to. Doors at 10pm, 21+, 2826 N Miami Ave. www.myspace.com/circasaturdays
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ STUDIO A: Contagious Musiq, Culture and Studio A present “HOMEGROWN” featuring MAYDAY!, ArtOfficial, Wreckonize with Major League (Mike Beatz, Lex One, Verbal Kush), Protoman with Fusik, The Deadbeats Writers Lab and DJ Artime!! 18+, $10 all night, doors at 10pm. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ CULTURE ROOM: BEN KWELLER live!! With Tim Fite. Doors at 8pm, tickets $16 at the door. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
SATURDAY, AUGUST 11th @ PS14: Live hip hop performances by Earthworx, Highrise and Seven Star plus DJ sets by The Deuce Crew. 28 NE 14th St. www.ps14.com
SUNDAY, AUGUST 12th @ CULTURE ROOM: It’s the Volcom 2007 Tour featuring THE RIVERBOAT GAMBLERS, Valient Thorr, ASG and Totimoshi. Doors at 7pm, tickets $14 at the door. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
MONDAY, AUGUST 13th @ 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, AUGUST 14th @ 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. No cover, 11pm to 5am, 21+. 1342 Washington Ave. Miami Beach. www.myspace.com/theatticmiami
TUESDAY, AUGUST 14th @ 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, AUGUST 14th @ 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
TUESDAY, AUGUST 14th @ PS14: Spiderpussy presents JASON TYLER live plus guest DJs Marvelous Dave and Kendall along with residents Carlos Llanos and The Deuce Crew!! No cover, doors at 10pm. 28 NE 14th St. clubspiderpussy.wordpress.com
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15th @ CHURCHILL’S: Check out Raffa and Rainer’s new weekly acoustic showcase – CAN YOU ROCK A LITTLE SOFTER? Each week check out local and national featured acts from 9.30 to midnight, with an hour of open mic before and after. It also deliciously coincides with Curry Night at Churchill’s so come hungry!! Only $5 cover, doors at 8.30pm, curry ’til 10, music ends at 1!! 5501 NE 2nd Ave. myspace.com/cyrals
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15th @ 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, AUGUST 16th @ MIAMI ART MUSEUM: It’s the monthly JAM @ MAM event!! This one features a runway show from Carmelita Couture, music and cocktails. MAM members free, non-members $10. 5-8.30pm, 101 West Flagler Street. miamiartmuseum.org
THURSDAY, AUGUST 16th @ AMENDMENT XXI: Humanoids, check out ROBOT ROCK!! A new weekly party playing rock you can dance to, with DJs Ray Milian and Asimov, special guests, and your host 0101001001111001!! Plus pool table, full kitchen, drink specials and more. 10pm to 3am, 21+, no cover. 190 NE 46th St. myspace.com/robot_rock_miami
THURSDAY, AUGUST 16th @ STUDIO A: Down To Earth Approach with Damiera, Ivory, Treaty of Paris, and And Then There Was You. 18+, $8, doors at 8pm. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
THURSDAY, AUGUST 16th @ THE POORHOUSE: For a solid good time in the 954, 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, AUGUST 16th @ 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, AUGUST 17th @ STUDIO A: THE BIRTHDAY MASSACRE live with The Start and The Righteous Devices. 8pm, $12. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, AUGUST 17th @ DRAKES: Faded Sound, Space Station 5, Midnight Morning, Brand Name Punk and SadSexyStupid live!! 3pm, $10, 13754 SW 88th St.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 18th @ CIRCA28: Circa Saturdays!! One of Miami’s best dance parties – no cover, no guestlist, just GOOD TIMES!! The Circa Saturdays residents – Ray Milian, Johnnylove, Carlos Llanos and Jay – spin all your favorite music to dance and chill to. Doors at 10pm, 21+, 2826 N Miami Ave. www.myspace.com/circasaturdays
SATURDAY, AUGUST 18th @ STUDIO A: Subversive, Republic and Studio A present FLOSSTRADAMUS, Kid Sister, Phase Rock and Kleve with DJs Pauly Crush and Jessica Who? Doors at 10pm, 18+, $15 in advance, $20 at the door. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 18th @ PS14: WVUM presents Captain Ahab, Doormouse, Finesse and Runway and Ramburglar, live!! Plus DJ sets by Doormouse, The Deuce Crew and Alex Caso. 28 NE 14th St. www.ps14.com
MONDAY, AUGUST 20th @ CULTURE ROOM: MADELYN live with The Mission Veo, Upper Class Trash, Easton and The Projects. Doors at 7pm, tickets $5-10 at the door. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
TUESDAY, AUGUST 21st @ PS14: Spiderpussy presents a live performance by AKA along with residents Carlos Llanos and The Deuce Crew. No cover, doors at 10pm. 28 NE 14th St. clubspiderpussy.wordpress.com
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 22nd @ STUDIO A: Studio A presents SOUND THE ALARM live with Tyler Read. 8pm, $8. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
THURSDAY, AUGUST 23rd @ STUDIO A: Honor Roll presents JOHN HANCOCK ANR, Cassette, The Down Home Southernaires, and Clock Hands Strangle live!! Doors at 9pm, $5. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, AUGUST 25th @ UPPER EAST SIDE GARDEN: It’s a soul-tinged “FM” party in the Garden with special guest DJs THE HISS along with Adam and Speck of the Flying Gerstini Bros. and Plot, the Honorary Gerstini… $10 cover gets you free Peroni, rum and energy drinks… 7244 Biscayne Blvd. www.uppereastsidegarden.com
SUNDAY, AUGUST 26th @ PURDY LOUNGE: Sweat Records, I Am Your Villain and Chocolate Sundays present the Miami jump-off of HIP HOP KARAOKE!! DJs Doormouse and Induce spin instrumentals while YOU drop the rhymes. Hosted by A/V (NYC). Sign-up is from 10-12, free Colt45 during sign-up, karaoke starts at midnight. No cover, 21+. 1811 Purdy Ave. Miami Beach. www.myspace.com/hhkmia
TUESDAY, AUGUST 28th @ PS14: Spiderpussy presents a live performance by HAHAHELP!! Plus, resident DJs Carlos Llanos and The Deuce Crew. No cover, doors at 10pm. 28 NE 14th St. clubspiderpussy.wordpress.com
FRIDAY, AUGUST 31st @ STUDIO A: Mel T presents ANKLA, Metal Reign, Kalakai and Ekotren – live. 18+, doors at 7pm, $10. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1st @ STUDIO A: “Just Got Back From Amsterdam!” – Music Is A Weapon album release party with Humbert, Dead Beat Dad, Boy Prostitute, DJ Joey Tiger and the I Don’t Know reunion party. 18+, $6, doors at 8pm. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4th @ 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
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
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10th @ STUDIO A: TIGERCITY (NYC) live with Stylofone. 8pm, $10. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th @ STUDIO A: Check out UK punk band SUBHUMANS live with World/Inferno Friendship Society, Libyan Hit Squad and No Peace At All. 7pm, $12. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15th @ REVOLUTION: Perry Farrell’s SATELLITE PARTY live in concert plus guests Mink. 200 W Broward Blvd. Downtown Ft. Lauderdale. www.jointherevolution.net
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19th @ BANK UNITED CENTER: INTERPOL live with opening act THE LIARS!! 7.30pm. Tickets $28.50 available via Ticketmaster. 1245 Dauer Dr. Coral Gables.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22nd @ RAG*TRADE: Rag*Trade is proud to present another KRAFTWORKS event!! Full info soon… myspace.com/ragtradeco
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25th + WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26th @ THE THEATRE (WPB): Fantasma presents HENRY ROLLINS on his “PROVOKED” tour!! Both shows are at 8pm, tickets available via Ticketmaster. The Theatre – 854 Conniston Rd. West Palm Beach, FL 33405
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27th @ STUDIO A: STRUNG OUT live with Evergreen Terrace and I Am Ghost. 7pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28th @ STUDIO A: THE SLACKERS live!! 8pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28th @ CULTURE ROOM: APPLES IN STEREO live!! Doors at 7.30pm, tickets $14.99 via TicketMaster. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th @ STUDIO A: Check out a live performance by ASSEMBLAGE 23 with special guests Retractor, Cyanide Regime and DJs Nemesis, 16Bit and Tek-2. After party presented by DV8 Events!! 9pm, 18+, $15 in advance, $20 at the door. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
MONDAY, OCTOBER 1st @ REVOLUTION: RILO KILEY live with Grand Ole Party and Art In Manila! 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
MONDAY, OCTOBER 15th @ CULTURE ROOM: MINUS THE BEAR live with The Helio Sequence!! Doors at 7.30pm, tickets $16 via TicketMaster or $18 at the door. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3rd @ CULTURE ROOM: REVEREND HORTON HEAT, HANK III, and NASHVILLE PUSSY live!! Doors at 7.30pm, tickets $25 through TicketMaster. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10th @ STUDIO A: AESOP ROCK (Definitive Jux) live with Rob Sonic and DJ Big Wiz, BLACK MOTH SUPER RAINBOW, and BLOCKHEAD with DJ Signify!! 8pm, $18. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13th @ CULTURE ROOM: TEGAN AND SARA live with Northern State!! Doors at 7.30pm, tickets $19.99 via TicketMaster. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ KRAVIS CENTER (WPB): TORI AMOS performs live!! 8pm, tickets $40.50-$62.50 via Ticketmaster. 701 Okeechobee Blvd. West Palm Beach.
(inside Churchill’s Pub)
6pm to Midnight, 7 Days a Week
5501 NE 2nd Ave.
Miami, FL 33137
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