Photos: New Coke, Cop City Chill Pillars at Gramps

By | January 6th, 2013 | No Comments

On Saturday night, New Coke (featured in the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011) and the Cop City Chill Pillars (featured in the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012) performed at new Wynwood watering hole Gramps.

Gramps Bar -47

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2012 Photos of the Year

By | December 25th, 2012 | No Comments

With the new year just days away and the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012 posted for your holiday listening pleasure, we thought we’d share, in no particular order, our favorite photos of this past year. As these pixels prove, it’s been a good one.

2012 Photos of the Year (11)

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, Finale

By | December 21st, 2012 | No Comments

The fifth and final installment of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, features Freckles, “Sleazy Dreams”, and an “Angry Kitten”. To take a listen, head over to Page Five of beachedmiami.com/2012songs.

2012 Songs Collage-5

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, Part Four

By | December 20th, 2012 | 1 Comment

Part four of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, features a scoop of Ice Cream, a think piece by the troubadour from Cody, and a Super Meng sighting. To take a listen, head over to Page Four of beachedmiami.com/2012songs.

2012 Songs Collage 4

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, Part Three

By | December 19th, 2012 | No Comments

Part three of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, features ANR, Rachel Goodrich’s hoodrat alter ego, and an experimental pool cleaning. To take a listen, head over to Page Three of beachedmiami.com/2012songs.

2012 Songs Collage 3

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, Part Two

By | December 17th, 2012 | No Comments

Part two of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, features Deaf Poets, Beach Day, and a very saxual album cover. To take a listen, head over to Page Two of beachedmiami.com/2012songs.

2012 Songs Collage-2

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2012, Part One

By | December 17th, 2012 | 1 Comment

Christmas, Chanukah, Festivus — they’re all nice. But what makes December rock is our annual Top 50 South Florida Songs of the Year list. In 2010, ANR took the top spot with “Endless Field Of Mercury” and then, in 2011, PLAINS claimed #1 status with “Judy”. Which South Florida band will rule the land this year? Find out at beachedmiami.com/2012songs, where we will be posting our picks in installments throughout this week. The first batch is already up, so head over to see who made the cut. (Hint: We used their art to make this collage.)

2012 Songs Collage-1

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Photos: Dan Deacon, Tanlines at Grand Central

By | December 9th, 2012 | No Comments

Sharing the bill with fellow electronic experimentalists Tanlines, Baltimore-based synth-pop composer Dan Deacon performed at downtown venue Grand Central Saturday night. To view a full album by photographer Alex Broadwell, visit the Beached Miami Facebook page.

Dan Deacon, Tanlines at Grand Central Miami (22)

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Photos: Chromatics + Prince Rama at the Gusman

By | December 8th, 2012 | No Comments

Touring behind their fourth album, Kill For Love, the Portland-based Chromatics played their Miami debut with Prince Rama at the Gusman Friday night. To view more photos from the show, which was presented by Sweat Records, visit the Beached Miami Facebook page.

Prince Rama by Alex Broadwell
Photo by Alex Broadwell

Related Link: Art Basel Miami Beach 2012 Music Guide

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More Art Basel Instapix

By | December 7th, 2012 | 1 Comment

With three full days of Art Basel Miami Beach left, there are already 500+ photos in the #beachedbasel feed. For those who don’t know, you can win a $499 Dutch bike courtesy of Grolsch and other sweet prizes just for sharing photos from your Art Basel experience via Instagram with the hashtag #beachedbasel. Visit beachedmiami.com/baselcontest for full details on the contest. First, check out this selection, featuring two celeb spottings, Thurston Moore rocking the Gusman, and this first photo of Metric frontwoman Emily Haines strutting at Scope. O, let’s not forget the Sex Machine.

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