The Miami Zine Fair came to the University of Miami campus this past Saturday and certainly did not disappoint!

I spoke with Amanda Keeley from Exile Books who told me about the overwhelming interest they received when our Coral Gables campus was announced as the location and the incredible turn out from creators in the local community.… Read More

Two weeks ago Max Cooper blessed Trade with his 2nd ever appearance in Miami. He just wrapped up a North American tour in support of his newest album Emergence off of Mesh. His performance was live rather than a DJ set and featured absolutely stunning visuals with elements tied into the concepts behind the album.… Read More

Relay for Life is a fundraising event that the American Cancer Society has every year. Relay for Life raises money to go toward helping those battling various types of cancer and work toward finding a cure. The event usually involves people walking around a track for 6 to 24 hours to represent the fact that cancer never sleeps, and each team sets up their own tent in the surrounding area to try and raise money.… Read More

Welcome back to our regularly scheduled programming with the fifth edition of For the Record – song suggestions from your friendly neighborhood music fiend. Over the last few weeks, so much new music has been released that it was difficult for me to choose just a few but here are some of my favorite new/new to me songs I have heard lately.Read More

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Filled with excitement and anticipation, I created a playlist for the drive to New Orleans this past Winter break. A self-described music junkie and amateur rock historian, I included classics from a wide variety of genres that originated in the American south such as jazz, the blues, bluegrass, some country and of course good ole rock n’ roll.… Read More

Over spring break I left the tropical weather behind in Miami to travel to New York City, which had the season’s biggest snowstorm this past week. Even with a jam-packed schedule and a literal blizzard working against me, I was still able to try some of the most talked about desserts in the city, all of which made me grateful that I was covered in layers instead of in a bikini.Read More

Host: Luis Vargas

Hometown:  Alajuela, Costa Rica

School Year/Major:  Grad Student pursuing a PhD in Biology

Favorite Artist(s): Steel Pulse, Los Cafres, Thievery Corporation, Sonámbulo, Natiruts, Radiohead, Jimi Hendrix, and The Police

About the show:

One Drop is an hour long reggae show every Thursday starting at noon.… Read More