Review: Cat Power cleaned up a mess at Grand Central

By | October 12th, 2012 | No Comments
Cat Power at Grand Central

Touring behind Sun, Cat Power gave a mostly messy performance at Grand Central. — All photos by @alexbroadwell

Thursday night, Miami resident Chan Marshall performed at a packed Grand Central as Cat Power in support of her new album, Sun.

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Recap: Bear In Heaven at Bardot

By | August 3rd, 2012 | No Comments

Most everyone caught Bear in Heaven frontman Jon Philpot’s highly contagious dance bug during the Brooklyn trio’s simultaneously aggressive and resonant show at Midtown-venue Bardot Friday night.

Bear In Heaven at Bardot

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Interview with Bear In Heaven guitarist Adam Wills + ticket giveaway!

By | August 1st, 2012 | 3 Comments
Bear In Heaven

Touring behind a new album, Brooklyn synth rock trio Bear In Heaven will play Bardot on Thursday. — photo via bearinheaven.com

In March, Brooklyn-based synth rockers Bear in Heaven teased fans with a preview of their new album, I Love You, It’s Cool, slowed down to an ambient drone. That long awaited follow-up to 2009’s hit LP, Beast Rest Forth Mouth, was properly released in April followed by extensive touring in the U.S. and Europe. The tour is finally winding down, but not before an August 2 show at Midtown-venue Bardot organized by Nightdrive Miami (see ticket giveaway details at the end of the post). Ahead of the gig, I chatted by phone with Bear In Heaven guitarist Adam Wills about singles, festivals, and some sad news out of Athens, Ga.

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Recap + Photos: Best Coast, Those Darlins at Grand Central

By | July 11th, 2012 | No Comments

Tennessee and California invaded South Florida Tuesday night when Those Darlins and Best Coast brought their varying styles of garage rock downtown to Grand Central.

Best Coast with Those Darlins at Grand Central Miami (11)

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