The renovations are almost finished!! The floors are being done today so for all of you who’ve asked, we are going to be moving our bins and whatnot from the old space to the new space this SUNDAY AT 2pm. If you want to help out, just show up at Churchill’s. You’ll get a sneak peek of the new store and you’ll be doing us a huge favor!! We’ll provide snacks and drinks.
And as promised, here are the full details for our grand opening fiesta extraordinaire!!
***3RD TIME’S A CHARM***
Sweat Records’ Grand Opening Extravaganza
Friday, November 30th at Sweat Records + Churchill’s Pub
Opening reception inside Sweat from 7 to 10pm, continuing with a night of live music and DJs next door at Churchill’s
Live performances by:
THE JEAN MARIE
DJs inside and out:
Ray Milian (Off The Radar)
Matt Cash (LOOP)
DJ Hottpants (ROLL OUT)
Black Jesus (Modernage)
Plus R. Grimes of FACTION will be silk-screening one-of-a-kind Sweat Records tees and there will be CUPCAKES!!
FREE PARTY – COME SPREAD THE LOVE!!
—> Tonight, PREFUSE73 performs live at Studio A!!
—> Tomorrow at Circa Saturdays, SAM FRIEND takes the upstairs stage at midnight!!
—> Monday, Japan’s MELT BANANA play at Studio A with Miami’s own OTTO VON SCHIRACH!! Plus DJs R. Grimes, Kentsoundz and yours truly. Cheap awesome show, tickets are only $10 in advance!!
—> Wednesday, November 21st (Thanksgiving Eve), Sweat Records, Rag*Trade and nefariousgirl.com present THE 5th ANNUAL ’80s PROM!! This is one of the most radical theme parties of the year!! Check out the awesome write-up the New Times did on it here:
—> Saturday, November 24th: Sweat presents Jacksonville’s THE BLACK KIDS (Almost Gold Recordings) live for freee at Circa Saturdays!!
—> And last but definitely not least, on Friday, December 7th, Sweat Records + FLM present an Art Basel musical extravaganza at Studio A with live performances by
ARIEL PINK (Paw Tracks/LA)
GLASS CANDY (Italians Do It Better/PDX)
AWESOME NEW REPUBLIC (Honor Roll/MIA)
DINO FELIPE (Schematic/MIA)
Plus THE DEUCE CREW will be DJing, artist FEDERICO NESSI is making custom video projections for the event, and pre-sale tickets are only $15!! Is that awesome or what??!!?!?
Needless to say we’re very so excited to be bringing all this great music to Miami. Please help us out by spreading the word and telling your friends to join the Sweat list. Rock ON.
Lolo, Jsin + the Sweat crew
UPCOMING LOCAL EVENT GOODNESS:
(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, NOVEMBER 16th @ STUDIO A: PREFUSE 73 (Warp Records) live with Voice of the Seven Woods and Blank Blue. Followed by a DJ set by LEE BURRIDGE and Jay-You and Conway. Doors at 9pm, 18+, tickets $15. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16th @ PS14: Loop presents the official Prefuse73 after party with special guest DJs Nobody (LA) and Leblaze (NYC) along side residents Contra and Induce!! 28 NE 14th St.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16th @ GUSMAN THEATER: The Rhythm Foundation presents YOUSSOU N’DOUR live!! Tickets are $35-75 and available from the Gusman Theater box office or via Ticketmaster after September 15th. 8pm, 174 E Flagler St. Downtown Miami. rhythmfoundation.com
FRIDAY, NOVMBER 16th @ FILLMORE MIAMI BEACH AT JACKIE GLEASON THEATER: The legendary DEBORAH HARRY of BLONDIE performs live!! Tickets $35.50 via Ticketmaster. 1700 Washington Ave. Miami Beach.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16th @ SOYA E POMODORO: Miami Unsigned presents live local music every Friday evening at this yummy downtown Italian restaurant. Music starts at 9pm, ample parking available. 120 NE 1st St. mypsace.com/miamiunsigned
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16th @ CRAZY 8s: If you’re in the 954, check out the new weekly Friday party HEATER!! This week they’ve got guest DJ CHRIS V plus sounds by Sean Weeks, The Commissioner, John Vincent (Circa Saturdays) Esoteric and guests, plus patio bar with pool tables, drink specials and more!! 18 and up, 21 to drink. 4 W. Las Olas Blvd. Ft. Lauderdale. myspace.com/heaterparty
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17th @ CIRCA28: Circa Saturdays!! One of Miami’s best dance parties – no cover, no guestlist, just GOOD TIMES. This we present a special live performance by SAM FRIEND!! Plus of course the amazing 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, NOVEMBER 17th @ CHURCHILL’S: THE LEGENDARY SHACK SHAKERS perform live with special guests THE VAN ORSDELS, THE CHEATED HEARTS and THE REMNANTS!! Doors at 9pm, 18+, 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.churchillspub.com
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17th @ PS14: AMSTERDAMED, the new Switch monthly, presents Music Is A Weapon and an AL’S NOT WELL reunion show!! Plus DJs Ronin and Punk Rock Chris. 18+, 28 NE 14th St. www.switchsaturdays.com
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17th @ THE STANDARD: [RESCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, JANUARY 19th!!] Join LegalArt in celebrating Native Seeds II grant winner Clifton Childree and help create Native Seeds III by enjoying The Standard’s world-famous BINGO, swimming, cocktails, raffle prizes, games, music and more!! 7pm to midnight, $10 admission. 40 Island Ave. Miami Beach. www.legalartmiami.com
SUNDAY NOVEMBER 18th @ CHURCHILL’S: New Art School presents JUCIFER live!! With special guests CONSULAR, MEHKAGO NT and INTO THE MOAT. $8 cover, doors at 9pm, 18+ welcome. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.newartschool.net
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18th @ THE STANDARD: Every Sunday come out for LOVE LIFE with bingo, chillin’ and music by DJs Induce and Matt Cash. 8pm, 40 Island Ave. Miami Beach. www.standardhotel.com
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19th @ STUDIO A: Holy bleeding eardrums don’t miss this amazing show – MELT BANANA, OTTO VON SCHIRACH (Schematic/Ipecac), and TORCHE (Robotic Empire) live!!!!!! With DJs R. Grimes, Lolo, and Kentsoundz. All ages, 8pm, tickets only $10 in advance or $12 at the door. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19th @ LAUNDRY BAR: Workmens Miami presents MIXTAPE MONDAYS with DJANE, DJ Lean Rocker and DJ Engineer spinning hip hop, funk and soul every Monday night. No cover, 721 Lincoln Ln. Miami Beach. www.laundrybarmiami.com
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19th @ 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, NOVEMBER 20th @ JAZID: Check out the hot weekly party THE ATTIC. Resident DJs Mike Deuce, Jonathan, and Ray Milian, 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, NOVEMBER 20th @ 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 and crew start at 8pm. 190 NE 46th St. myspace.com/jessejackson
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20th @ PS14: SpiderPussy goes down with residents DS363 (Deuce Crew) and Carlos Llanos. This week Felt Up presents DOG DAY (Tomlab) live with guests Saint Sweetheart and The Sea Swallows. $5, doors at 9pm. 28 NE 14th St. clubspiderpussy.wordpress.com
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ CIRCA28: Lolo + Sweat Records present the *FIFTH* ANNUAL 80s PROM!! No school or work the next day for Thanksgiving!! Prom band OUTEREACH takes the stage at midnight with a special set of ’80s covers!! Upstairs, deejays Ray Milian, Alex Caso and Dennis M keep you dancing to 80s pop, rock, new wave and dance hits. Downstairs DJ Hottpants brings you all the guilty pleasures you secretly desire!! PLUS, “prom punch” drink specials, elegant decorations, slow dances, photo booth, chaperones and so much more… Also, for the first time ever Prom this year is FREE so keep your calendars clear!! Doors at 10pm. 2826 N Miami Ave.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ KRAVIS CENTER (WPB): TORI AMOS performs live!! 8pm, tickets $40.50-$62.50 via Ticketmaster. 701 Okeechobee Blvd. West Palm Beach.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ CHURCHILL’S: Check out Raffa and Rainer’s 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. 18+ welcome. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. myspace.com/cyrals
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ STUDIO A: Culture, Contagious Musiq and Studio A present DJ CRAZE’S THANKSGIVING BIRTHDAY BASH featuring Killa Kella, DJ Klever, DL Jaz and Tittsworth!! Doors at 10pm, 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ JAZID: Check out GRAND GROOVE… Funk, hip-hop, soul and rare grooves provided by DJs Mr. Brown, DJANE, Sire Esq., Lumin, Kems and guests. No cover + weekly drink specials! 10pm to 3am, 1342 Washington Ave. Miami Beach.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ PS14: Every Wednesday I Am Your Villain presents FINGER LICK’N featuring DJs Hugo and Stravinsky, BBQ and special events. This week they present LEGALIZE ‘EM, a benefit jam to help immigrants in their struggle. Performing live: WRECKONIZE, MAJOR LEAGUE, THE DEADBEAT WRITERS LAB, EARTHWORX W/ NAMEBRAND and SEVEN STAR!! DJ support by Manuvers, Stravinsky, Contra, Hugo and Plot. $5 cover, doors at 10pm. 28 NE 14th St.
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21st @ BUCK15: Whocares preesnts Chelsea Social Club every Wednesday with DJs CONTRA and Jessica Who? 707 Lincoln Lane, Miami Beach.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22nd @ PLANTATION HERITAGE PARK: The 500-strong South Florida Vegetarians and Vegans Meetup Group is having their 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Feast!! It’s a free potluck in the park and kids and pets are totally welcome. This year, give a turkey something to be thankful about and enjoy a delicious Tofurky!! 2pm, 1100 South Fig Tree Lane. Plantation, 33317. Full info at http://vegetarian.meetup.com/62/
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22nd @ ABRAXAS: Check out weekly party APT. 407 at Abraxas Lounge. Resident DJ Chris Mora (Off The Radar blog) and friends spin classics and soon-to-be-classics. No cover, 11pm to 5am, huge beer and wine selection, free champagne toast for all in attendance at 1am. 407 Meridian Ave. www.myspace.com/apt407miami
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22nd @ THE POORHOUSE: For a solid good time in the 954, check out ADD ADAPTER Thursdays at The Poorhouse. DJs Cabello, Mitzie and special guests spin mish mash and what nots… 10pm, no cover. 110 SW 3rd Ave. Downtown Ft. Lauderdale.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23rd @ CHURCHILL’S: JOSE EL REY live with special guests MAD MARDIGAN. Doors at 9pm, the king plays at 12. $7 cover, 18+ welcome. 5501 NE 2nd Ave. www.churchillspub.com
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23rd @ STUDIO A: HEAVY HEAVY LOW LOW, Dance Gavin Dance, Foxy Shazam and Tera Melos. All ages, doors at 6pm, tickets $10 via Ticketmaster. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23rd @ PS14: Loop presents the kick off show for THE WATERFORD LANDING’s “Bulletpark Tour” with special guests THE JACUZZI BOYS plus DJs Matt Cash and Plot. Free TWL CD with entrance!! 28 NE 14th St.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24th @ CIRCA28: Sweat Records and Circa Saturdays are proud to present a special live performance by THE BLACK KIDS!! If you haven’t heard of this band yet you gotta look ’em up, they pretty much blew everyone away during CMJ and are getting huge!! Their website has their entire “Wizard of Ahhhs” EP available to download for free so hit it up and dig their dreamy new wave indie rock. And like all Circa Saturdays, this show will be free, because we love you. Plus of course the amazing 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, NOVEMBER 24th @ CARNIVAL CENTER: The Rhythm Foundation presents CAETANO VELOSO live!! Ticket info soon… 8pm, 1300 Biscayne Blvd. rhythmfoundation.com
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 24th @ CULTURE ROOM: THE MISFITS perform livei!! Doors at 8pm, tickets $19.99 via TicketMaster. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25th @ PURDY LOUNGE: I Am Your Villain presents the 6th Anniversary of CHOCOLATE SUNDAYS!!!!!! No cover, 21+. 1811 Purdy Ave. Miami Beach. www.myspace.com/iamyourvillain
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30th @ SWEAT RECORDS: In celebration of Sweat Records’ brand new storefront location (and coffee house expansion!), Lauren Reskin + Jason Jimenez invite you to *3RD TIME’S A CHARM* Sweat Records’ Grand Opening Extravaganza!! Opening reception inside Sweat from 7 to 10pm, continuing with a night of live music and DJs next door at Churchill’s. Live performances by: JACUZZI BOYS, RACHEL GOODRICH, AFROBETA, THE JEAN MARIE!! DJs inside and out: PG-13 (Circuitree), Ray Milian (Off The Radar), Matt Cash (LOOP), Induce (OMD), DJ Hottpants (ROLL OUT), Kentsoundz (Madeira), Black Jesus (Modernage) and more!! Plus R. Grimes of FACTION will be silk-screening one-of-a-kind Sweat Records tees and there will be CUPCAKES!! FREE PARTY – COME SPREAD THE LOVE!! 5505 NE 2nd Ave. www.sweatrecordsmiami.com
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30th @ STUDIO A: KINGSLEY live with Cleaveland Jones, Van*Gloria and Outereach, plus visual art on display by A. Yanes. Doors at 6pm, show starts at 7pm sharp, $5. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1st @ RAG*TRADE: Rag*Trade presents KRAFTWORKS 3!! This awsome craft-fair block-party keeps getting better and better!! Tons of local vendors and craftspeople, live music and DJs, and lots more to be announced…
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1st @ THE WHITE ROOM: PopLife returns as a weekly in a new venue with resident DJs Matt Cash, Induce, Aramis, Plot and guests. Doors at 10pm. 1306 N Miami Ave. www.epoplife.com
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 4th @ GOLD COAST ROLLER RINK: The Roll Out party’s gone MONTHLY!! DJs Lolo, Hottpants and guests will be spinning 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, DECEMBER 5th @ THE BEACH BETWEEN 21st + 22nd: The Show Management cordially invites you to the Opening Night Concert of Art Basel Miami Beach 2007 with a live concert performance by none other than IGGY AND THE STOOGES!! Concert starts at 10pm on the beach between 21st and 22nd, next to Art Positions. This is a public event and entry is FREE!! Don’t miss it.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7th @ STUDIO A: Sweat Records and FLM Presents bring you a fantastically amazing art basel concert/party event featuring live performances by ARIEL PINK (Paw Tracks/LA), GLASS CANDY (Italians Do It Better Records/PDX), AWESOME NEW REPUBLIC (Honor Roll/MIA), and DINO FELIPE (Schematic/MIA)!! Plus THE DEUCE CREW hold down the DJ booth all night and there will be custom video projections artist FEDERICO NESSI. Full details soon. 60 NE 11th St. www.studioamiami.com
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 7th @ PALM COURT: Gen Art invites you to the VANGUARD Exhibition and Official Party!! The exhibition, curated by Francesco LoCastro and entitled “No One Belongs Here More Than You”, features works from over 25 of the most widely recognized Urban Contemporary and Pop Surrealism artists from around the world. The exhibition runs from Wednesday, December 5th through Sunday, December 9th from noon to 8pm, but the grand opening party is Friday the 7th from 8pm to midnight and will feature interactive art installations, open bar and DJ Ray Milian!! Discounts to Gen Art members, $15 advance tickets or $20 cash at the door. 21+ only. 309 23rd St. just off Collins. Miami Beach. http://www.genart.org/art.htm
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11th @ CULTURE ROOM: DILLINGER ESCAPE PLAN live with A Life Once Lost and Genghis Tron. Doors at 7.30pm, tickets $13 via Ticketmaster. 3045 N Federal Hwy. Ft. Lauderdale. www.cultureroom.net
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15th @ MIAMI PLANETARIUM: ROUNDHOUSE 2007 takes place with live music by KING BEE, AWESOME NEW REPUBLIC, and THE DOWN HOME SOUTHERNAIRES, with art by AS1 and Alex Yanes and DJ ROSS ONE!! Video installation by United Content Providers. Pre-sale tickets available for $20 and includes open bar. Doors at 8pm. 3280 S Miami Ave. www.roundhousemiami.com
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20th @ THE MIAMI ART MUSEUM: The third Thursdays of every month check out this JAM @ MAM – “happy hour with an artful twist” featuring art, music, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres. 5-8.30pm, museum members free, non-members $10. 101 West Flagler St. miamiartmuseum.org
MONDAY, DECEMBER 31st @ FILLMORE MIAMI BEACH AT JACKIE GLEASON THEATER: Comedian LEWIS BLACK performs live!! Tickets $58.50-87.50 via Ticketmaster. 1700 Washington Ave. Miami Beach.
SATURDAY, JANUARY 19th @ THE STANDARD: Join LegalArt in celebrating Native Seeds II grant winner Clifton Childree and help create Native Seeds III by enjoying The Standard’s world-famous BINGO, swimming, cocktails, raffle prizes, games, music and more!! 7pm to midnight, $10 admission. 40 Island Ave. Miami Beach. www.legalartmiami.com
(closed until November for our move!!)