FWY Winner + HENRY ROLLINS Giveaway!

The randomizer has spoken and “Be Rad”, commenter #25 is the lucky winner of the FriendsWithYou art print and Super Malfi doll! Congratulations, and now on to the next giveaway! The nice people at Revolution have given us a pair of tickets for next Wednesday’s evening with punk god and passionate purveyor of spoken word …

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Florida Grammy Showcase

Attention all unsigned artists!  The Florida Chapter of the Recording Academy has a call out for entries for their 2010 Florida Grammy Showcase.  From their site:

“Six finalists will win the opportunity to perform live on a special opening night of the FMF2010 in front of an audience of music industry community at The Social in downtown Orlando.  Florida Grammy Showcase finalists will compete for artist development prize packages worth more than $25,000.”

Last year’s winner, ArtOfficial, copped a ton of swag like gift certificates for gear, custom banners, production software, a consultation with William Morris, studio time at the Hit Factory and more.

The entry deadline is this Sunday, February 28th and you can enter via SonicBids.

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New FWY Site + Print Giveaway!

UPDATE: This contest is now closed, thank you! You can see the winner (and enter to win Henry Rollins tickets) here. Local purveyors of art, magic and sparkly rainbows FRIENDSWITHYOU have a fresh new website!  It’s chock full of information, videos, and all sorts of technicolor surprises. To celebrate, we’re giving away one of their …

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End Of The Line Screening Monday

This Monday Sweat is proud to present an official South Florida screening of award-winning documentary END OF THE LINE.

The movie tackles the dangers of our current unsustainable level of fishing (ie scientists predicting a global end to seafood by 2048).  It has been seen by hundreds of thousands worldwide and is accompanied by a campaign promoting the responsible use of our ocean’s resources.  Full information, including how to find out if the seafood you eat is sustainable, can be found here on the film’s site.

Watch the trailer below and come out tonight!  We’ve got stickers, pins and other goodies to give away as well.  No cover, seating at 8, film at 8.30.

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Rachel Goodrich Video Contest WINNER(S)

First off, sorry for the delay.  The event itself Saturday night was a bit overwhelming as it was the single most packed event we’ve ever had at the store.  It was also ridiculously hard to choose a winner so thank you all for giving us and Rachel a break. Second, we’d like to thank each …

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Rachel Goodrich Contest Entries List

Thanks so much to everyone who entered, we got a ton of videos from literally all over the world! We haven’t chosen the winner yet but after the jump are the YouTube names of the submitters with links to their videos.  If you entered and don’t see your name there with the correct link, please be in touch asap and we’ll make sure we fix it.

Come to the Rachel Goodrich in-store Saturday night at Sweat and we’ll announce the winner at the show!  We’ll post the winner on this blog on Saturday (not Friday, sorry!) after the event.  See you there!

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(((SHAKE))) Does Dubstep!

Thursday, February 18th (((SHAKE))) welcomes the 10th edition of it’s monthly dubstep/party bass phenomenon.  Don’t miss Get Low X with an all lo(w)cal roster featuring Juan BassHead (BassHead Music), The Reazin (Proper Dosage/ Digital Felon), Gizmatix, Sahar Berlin (Smut + Bass), El Topo (Creature Tweaker Council), EveryGirl, Diz Truktif (Bandits), VJ Munkz, MC Jumanji + …

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