Plant Magic…

Big thanks to the mystery gardener who put a new plant in our box last night!  It looks like some sort of slightly spiky bromeliad, which is hopefully less steal-worthy than what we had there before.  Cross your fingers that it sticks around a while! (Me plant. Me happy at Sweat. Please leave me here!)

Rec Room Revision

Hey Sweaters, just a quick heads up.  We’re working on some new in-stores and scheduling, so we’re putting Rec Room on hold for a second until we sort everything out.  The Emerge Miami meetings will still be every Tuesday at 7 at Sweat, but we’re going to try something else with the knitting/board games/etc. Stay …

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THE STATE OF at Fridays

THE STATE OF are Steph Taylor and Nabedi Osorio.  Steph sings and plays keys, Nabedi plays drums and does backup vocals.  These ladies rock out live and that’s why we keep bringing them back to Fridays at The Vagabond! Catch them before they take off northwise for shows in Ontario, New York, Chicago and more. …

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CDs, LPs + Local Steez

All the events we do are fine and dandy, but don’t forget we sell THE BEST MUSIC IN THE WORLD.  A ton of new tunes have come in lately so here’s what’s what:

On CD we’ve got new selections from Stars, The Melvins, Konono No. 1, Bettye LaVette, Deer Tick, Black Keys, Gaslight Anthem, Devo, Robyn, Nada Surf, Janelle Monae, Rusko, Unkle and more.

Linked up for your listening pleasure… in the LOCAL section we’ve stocked up on Teepee‘s Morals LP, Raffa & Rainer‘s Stolen Coal and Rachel Goodrich‘s Tinker Toys CDs, the rare new Surfer Blood Swim 7″, The Jameses The Haunted Rider + Rat People debut 7″ and some 305 classics on wax from 2 Live Crew and Against All Authority.

We also just re-stocked a boatload of classics!  The bins are brimming with goodness so check out the list below and come into the shop because that’s just a fraction of what we carry.

(it’s like this, but more organized)

2Pac – All Eyez On Me
Air – Moon Safari
Animal Collective – Strawberry Jam

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This Week’s In-Stores: Andean Forest Song-Drone + Hialeah Punk Pop

Two very special live in-stores at Sweat Records this week, and a BONUS Sunday event that will have your mouth watering.  Read on… Thursday night, we welcome LULACRUZA all the way from Buenos Aires! LULACRUZA is an electronic folk duo at the junction of the hypermodern and the ancient. Their music weaves together hypnotic female …

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