In case you didn't know, inhaling vaporized hops is a thing now. According to Lagunitas Brewing Co., vaporizing hops has been the talk of homebrewers for years, and the Petaluma brewery has known about it for some time too. It's thanks to the brewery that the practice of vaporizing hops may be pic ... More >>
We are big ol' crazy Plains fans around here. County Grind named their self-tited debut LP Best of South Florida Music of 2011, and you better believe we meant it. This is just one reason we were tickled when we saw that the four-piece rockers were added to the South by Southwest offici ... More >>
Miami-based twee poppers Little Beard -- last seen around these parts at Radio-Active Records' recent grand reopening -- have a vacancy. The group has been written up positively in NME and continues to field offers for tours, but it recently amicably parted ways with its bassist, who needed more ... More >>
Paul Liebrandt. Do you recognize the name? For those that aren't as food obsessed as we are, here's a quick recap: At 24, he was the youngest chef to ever be awarded 3 stars by The New York Times. He is also chef-owner of Corton, one of New York's top restaurants. Training under such greats like D ... More >>
From director Billy Corben and the minds that brought you Cocaine Cowboys and The U, comes Square Grouper, a new documentary about the heyday of South Florida pot smuggling. The movie has been described as: "a colorful portrait of Miami's pot smuggling scene of the 1970s, populated with redneck p ... More >>
It's puzzling why people who are hell-bent on blowing the minds of other people via so-called "noise music" so often also seem hell-bent on blowing their sonic victims' olfactory senses. So weird smells aside, the International Noise Conference is the place to see and hear shit that you will not lik ... More >>
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Punk Rock Karaoke
Ojos de Brujo
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Look out, South by Southwest; here comes South Florida!
Baby Robots, with the Rocking Horse Winner