Jose D. Duran

Jose D. Duran

Jose D. Duran has been the associate web editor of Miami New Times since 2008. He's the voice and strategist behind the publication's eyebrow-raising Facebook and Twitter feeds. He has also been reporting on Miami's music, entertainment, and cultural scenes since 2006, previously through sites such as MiamiNights.com and OnBeat.com. He earned his BS in journalism with a minor in art history from the University of Florida. He's a South Florida native and will be a Miami resident as long as climate change permits and the temperature doesn't drop below 60 degrees.

Latest Stories

  • 7 months ago | Marijuana

    It was a valiant effort, but one of Florida's front-running petition drives to legalize recreational marijuana will not be on the 2020 ballot, owing to a lack of signatures. Regulate Florida, which sought to govern cannabis in a similar fashion to...

  • 10 months ago | Sex

    There are a lot of ways to pass the time while you wait for a hurricane to pass. If you've decided to ride out the storm at home, chances are you're going to get bored quickly. To combat boredom, you've decided you are finally going to try to get ...

  • 10 months ago | Concerts

    Friday, Beck and Cage the Elephant's Night Running Tour stops by the Coral Sky Amphitheater, while the Rolling Stones finally make their way down to South Florida on Saturday. And celebrate the Labor Day weekend partying late with Rabbit in the Mo...

  • 11 months ago | Concerts

    Let the wave of '90s nostalgia wash over you with Backstreet Boys on Friday or come to the realization that the only Vampire Weekend song you know is "A-Punk" on Saturday. Otherwise, Voltaire's second-anniversary party with the Sh-Booms is free fo...

  • 11 months ago | Music Festivals

    Whether it was through public records or a brief by Lake Okeechobee News, it was clear Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival was set to return in 2020. It was also clear that Insomniac, the event promotion company behind Electric Daisy Carnival (EDC), ...

  • 11 months ago | Concerts

    This week, Khalid reinvents pop music in his own image at the Triple A, while Pedro the Lion is back from a 15-year hiatus to play Revolution Live. And if you're still buzzing from the biopic Bohemian Rhapsody, Queen + Adam Lambert will hit the BB...

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