Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, Finale (!)

By | December 21st, 2011 | No Comments

Drum roll please. The finale of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, is irrefutable proof that even a steamy swamp can’t suffocate the muses. From funky mysticism to overpowering sing-a-long to jubilant black feelings, the top 10 has it all. As with the 2011 Songs list as a whole, the tracks in this final installment are all by South Florida musicians and were all originally released in 2011. To stream the songs, head over to page five of www.beachedmiami.com/2011songs.

SoFla 2011 Songs Collage V

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, Part Four

By | December 19th, 2011 | No Comments

Part four of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, runs the gamut from prog pop and shake-a-billy to thunderous sludge and doom. As with the 2011 Songs list as a whole, the tracks in this installment are all by South Florida musicians and were all originally released in 2011. To stream the songs, head over to page four of www.beachedmiami.com/2011songs.

SoFla 2011 Songs Collage IV

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, Part Three

By | December 14th, 2011 | No Comments

Part three of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, features several heavy-hitting vets of the Miami music scene, a few feisty up-and-comers, and (at least) one super hero. As with the 2011 Songs list as a whole, the tracks in this installment are all by local musicians and were all originally released in 2011. Head over to page three of www.beachedmiami.com/2011songs to have your ears waxed by some of SoFla’s best.

SoFla 2011 Songs Collage III

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, Part Two

By | December 12th, 2011 | No Comments

Part two of the Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, traffics in the lewd, the stoned, the scuzzy, the blasphemous, and the resurrected. As with the 2011 Songs list as a whole, the tracks in this second installment are all by South Florida musicians and were all originally released in 2011. Head over to page two of www.beachedmiami.com/2011songs to find out whose cuts made the cut.

2011 SoFla Songs Collage II

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Top 50 South Florida Songs of 2011, Part One

By | December 8th, 2011 | No Comments

Ah, tradition. Last December, we put out a list of the year’s top 15 songs by South Florida artists. This year, we’re upping the ante with a list, compiled by Miami Music Guide editor William Alton, of our 50 favorite tunes of 2011. The top dog last year was ANR with “Endless Field of Mercury”. Who will reign supreme this time around? Find out at www.beachedmiami.com/2011songs, where we will be posting our picks, ten at a time, throughout December. The first batch is already up, so head over to see who made the cut. (Hint: We used their art to make this collage.)

Album Art Collage

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