Stories with 'music' tag

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


The best things going down in Miami, Sept. 16 to 18

A round-up of the best events in town this weekend, for the weekend warriors, adventure seekers, and those unafraid to stray from the beaten path.

/ September 15, 2016


Guide to ArtsLaunch2016

The Arsht Center’s ArtLaunch 2016 is this Saturday so we rounded up our top picks so you don’t miss a thing.

/ September 5, 2016


Sounds of the Bandshell

A Spotify playlist highlights the best of the North Beach Bandshell

/ July 19, 2016


The New Tropic’s Hialeah jams

These are the sounds of Hialeah: everything from Cuban classics to booty bass. Listen in.

/ June 27, 2016


Nu Deco Ensemble takes a bow

In its inaugural season, Nu Deco Ensemble’s classical music mashups filled up auditoriums around Miami. The founders look back at what they’ve accomplished so far.

/ May 24, 2016


Nigeria by way of Cuba: Where Beyoncé and Ibeyi get their fierceness

Beyoncé introduced the world to the rich Yoruban culture, but it wound its way to the US through Cuba decades ago.

/ May 6, 2016


7 amazing Miami music performances

From Aretha Franklin demanding respect at the Lyric Theater to Luciano Pavarotti hitting those high C notes at the Florida Grand Opera, here are some of our favorite moments in Miami’s musical history.

/ January 19, 2016


How to be an opera genius

The best show in town is one you’ve probably never been to. Here’s what you didn’t know about an incredible performance art that’s part concert, part play, and part fashion show.

/ November 9, 2015