Music

Suits with a side hustle: Sales rep by day, Morrissey tribute singer by night

Miami’s the city of the side hustle, so we’re highlighting locals who have interesting passion projects. We’re starting with Miami’s only The Smiths and Morrissey tribute act, Ordinary Boys.

/ May 25, 2017


Zuke Music wants to rock a LinkedIn for the music community

On Tuesday, Zuke Music, a platform for connecting music professionals, took home the first-place, $10,000 prize in the Babson WIN Lab-Miami’s pitch competition for its first cohort.

We spoke with founder Arielle Cohen about how she got the idea for the startup and her plans going forward.

/ April 30, 2017


How to show love for your local record store

Saturday is the 10th annual Record Store Day. Celebrate it right.

/ April 21, 2017


CULTRA is bringing Miami’s creative community together one public space at a time

How a social networking group and an annual street-performance festival got together to engage Downtown’s creative community with monthly open mics.

/ March 26, 2017


Eight do’s and don’ts to survive Ultra like a local

It’s officially Miami Music Week and our local experts, who went that one time, have got eight tips to make it out alive and not covered in glitter.

/ March 20, 2017


How New World Symphony Fellows are challenging the classical concert experience

New World Symphony’s latest performance, “Dimensions,” is turning classical music stereotypes on their heads.

/ March 19, 2017


In 10 years, Guitars over Guns learned one big lesson: ‘Keep showing up’

Chad Bernstein, the Guitars over Guns founder, thinks music can help young people rise above their circumstances.

/ March 2, 2017


When classical meets the club

The New World Symphony wants you to get crunk to classical music.

/ February 23, 2017


Digging through DJ Le Spam’s record collection

DJ Le Spam, aka Andrew Yeomanson, had been DJing in Miami for years already when a fellow DJ in Kansas City turned him onto an awesome made-in-Miami record. That’s when he got “extra obsessed” with searching for Miami stuff.

/ February 21, 2017


Watch and learn from music legends at the Bandshell this weekend

The first GroundUP Music Festival comes to Miami this weekend, with GRAMMY-winning Snarky Puppy as the headliner. It’s not just performances though – artists will school attendees in workshops on the lawn and beach.

/ February 8, 2017