First Fridays of 2010 with Life of Seals

There will be no (((SHAKE))) this Thursday, but Sweat will definitely be in the house for Fridays @ The Vagabond January 1st! We get the new year started right with a live performance by one of South Florida’s best bands – LIFE OF SEALS! Their spacey-yet-poppy tunes will resonate with any fan of M83, My …

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Sweat the Halls

The holiday season is here and we’ve been stocking Sweat up with all sorts of great gifts and goodies. HUGE thanks to David Tamargo for his great help in whipping this up and Notorious Nastie for starring as our Santa and perfectly illustrating how Sweat can prevent YOU from making a horrible decision. Give your loved ones the gift of good taste…

Here’s our holiday hours:
Noon to 5pm Christmas Eve
CLOSED Christmas to 12/27
Noon to 10pm 12/28-12/30
Noon to 5pm New Years Eve
CLOSED New Years Day

Next Wednesday, December 23rd is our annual Sweat Stocking Stuffer at the shop! It’s just a small intimate event for our friends and fans, with complimentary libations, soy nog and holiday treats, super discounts on CDs and LPs, music, merriment and more. It’ll be from 7pm to 11 so we hope to see you there!

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BOTH Rachel Goodrich + ANR Live at The Vagabond Saturday!

This Saturday night we don’t really need to elaborate much, we just need to tell you to get your behinds down to The Vagabond because two of Miami’s best acts are playing live – RACHEL GOODRICH + AWESOME NEW REPUBLIC! Both of them have toured extensively this year so come out for a sure-to-be-all-out-amazing local holiday show.

Not only that but guest DJ Lauren Flax from NYC will be guest-starring on the decks after the bands.  In addition to producing her own tunes, she’s remixed Men, Telepathe, and more and has been Fischerspooner’s touring DJ!


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IronForge x Surfer Blood POSTER

By now you’ve all heard about the fact that we’ve got West Palm Beach’s SURFER BLOOD at Fridays at The Vagabond tomorrow, that they’ve been featured in the New York Times, by Rolling Stone, a recent lead story for the Broward New Times, and that scrooge-y old Pitchfork made their single “Swim” number 37 on their list of the top tracks of the year.

What you haven’t heard, is that Sweat and The Vagabond have teamed up with IronForge Press to make a sick silk-screened limited edition poster for the show!


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Raffa and Rainer “No Mercy” Friday

After literally years of waiting, we can all now swoon and rejoice because Miami songsters RAFFA AND RAINER have a brand new album out right now! Sweat has sold hundreds of copies of “Stolen Coal”- their lovely, hand-stitched debut – and this week their sophomore effort “No Mercy” is available in green-tastic eco-friendly packaging.  Click …

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Blast of Silence Screening Tonight

As part of our ongoing film series co-presented by the  Ai Miami International University of Art & Design, we present a very special rare screening of Allen Baron’s New York City noir, BLAST OF SILENCE! This low-budget, carefully crafted portrait of a hit man on assignment in Manhattan during Christmastime follows its stripped-down narrative with …

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