Stories with 'music' tag

This camp is Miami’s own summer school of rock for young girls and non-binary youth

Since 2015, Miami Girls Rock Camp has been helping empower girls and non-binary youth while teaching them to make music.

/ July 23, 2019


Make Music Miami wants to make the arts accessible across the 305

Make Music Miami aims to make live music and the performing arts accessible to everyone in the 305.

/ June 19, 2019


Celebrating Record Store Day 2019 in Miami? Here’s what some local spots have in store

Looking to celebrate Record Store Day in Miami? We decided to break down what some shops across the 305 are doing to celebrate this year.

/ April 11, 2019


Video: Lil Greenhouse Grill’s gotta lotta soul

Your taste buds won’t be the only ones dancing after a meal at Lil Greenhouse Grill. Stroll into this mom-and-pop shop and you’re sure to find authentic soul food eats and people grooving in their seats. What started out as a food truck has rapidly evolved into a gathering place for the community, like the “Cheers” […]

/ December 19, 2018


Video: Forget what you think you know about Overtown

Overtown is a neighborhood that knows all about change. Once considered “The Harlem of the South,” it was the gathering place for musicians such as Duke Ellington, Sammy Davis Jr. and Billie Holiday. But when the construction of I-95 divided the neighborhood into quadrants in the 1960s, Overtown’s economic stability collapsed, and so did its […]

/ December 17, 2018


Here’s why Miami loves Mr. 305 so much

Before he was Mr. Worldwide he was Mr. 305. Here’s why Miami loves Pitbull so much.

/ September 4, 2018


Make Music Day is taking over Miami. Here’s how you can join in.

Performance from 2017 Make Music Day. PC: Brett Hufziger The New Tropic Creative Studio recently chatted with Justin Trieger, one of the organizers of Make Music Day Miami, who gave us the lowdown on the history behind the holiday and what we can expect this year. What exactly is Make Music Day? No bogus holiday […]

/ June 18, 2018


Things to do on Lincoln Road

Lincoln Road has many other things besides shopping at one of its many stores. Walk around under the road’s architecture landscapes, grab a bite or drink, learn about its design and development history or sit down and just enjoy the crowd passing by. The cultural mix on every block is definitely something to embrace and take a part in.

/ June 1, 2018


Curious about konpa? Here’s everything you need to know about the Haitian musical genre

Here’s a guide to konpa, the musical genre that originated in Haiti and is kind of like merengue but with a different flavor.

/ May 15, 2018


Celebrating Record Store Day in Miami? Here are 6 spots you’ll want to hit

From older Miami stores like Sweat Records or newer ones like Technique Records and Brooklyn Vintage, here’s a breakdown of what some shops across the 305 are doing to celebrate this year’s Record Store Day.

/ April 17, 2018