Local band, SunGhosts, performed yesterday afternoon at Hurricane Productions’ weekly Patio Jams. In their hour and fifteen minute long set, the band definitely brought some “sun” to a cloudy day on campus.

The foursome is composed of Nik Olas on lead vocals and guitar, Arminio “Crocodile” Rivero on guitar, Jared Steingold on bass, and Louie Estopinan on drums.… Read More

For the seventh year, Miami Music Week will bring dance music fans from all around the world to the city for a week-long line-up of parties and live shows all leading up to the sold-out Ultra Music Festival.  

If you didn’t get a ticket to Ultra before general admission sold out last week, March 21st-26th Miami Music Week gives you the opportunity to see live shows from over a thousand acts throughout the week from big names in EDM like Hardwell, Marshmello, Alesso and Tiesto to lesser known and local DJs.Read More

Next week, Red Bull Sound Select will be heading back to Miami, bringing with them three consecutive nights of diverse and interesting live shows headlined by Angel Olsen, Goldlink, and Kelela for 3 Days in Miami.

Red Bull Sound Select is an artist development program that puts on shows across the country to celebrate the cities which the shows are held in and promoting more up and coming artists.Read More

Host: Kevin Sands

Hometown: Celebration, FL (born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania)

School Year/Major: Graduate MPA in Public Administration (Undergraduate degree in Broadcast Journalism and Political Science)

Favorite Artists: Thelonious Monk, The Beatles, Pink Floyd, Radiohead, Vampire Weekend, Animal Collective, Oneohtrix Point Never, Saint Pepsi, Panda Bear

About the Show: Kevin Sands hosts the Smile Time Variety Show (for you Simpsons enthusiasts that’s a reference to an episode from 1997) on Sundays at 9 pm.… Read More

Host – Francisco Narvaez AKA Cisco AKA Fongo

Hometown – Miami, FL (born in Ecaudor, grew up in London)

School Year/Major – Junior; Literature major; Music Business minor

Favorite Artists – Lil Wayne, MF Doom, Earl Sweatshirt, Gucci Mane, Zuse, Goldlink, Denmark Vessey

One of the most important men in all of hip-hop, and Kendrick Lamar

Host – Tristan Niskansen

Hometown – Aspen, Colorado

School Year/Major – Freshman; English major

Favorite Artists – Kendrick Lamar, Radiohead, Elliott Smith, Nas, Isaiah Rashad, Eminem

About the show:

Time: Tuesdays from 12 A.M.… Read More

Killer Mike and El-P, known collectively as popular hip-hop duo Run the Jewels, brought their politically charged bangers to Miami Beach this past Wednesday with a raucous and energetic set at the Fillmore.

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After opening sets from The Gaslamp Killer and Cuz, Run the Jewels entered stage to vibrant applause, with Queen’s “We Are The Champions” blasting through the speakers.… Read More

As an international student at the University of Miami, one of the many appeals of coming here was the free time that I might be able to spend exploring the rest of the United States. Over winter break I was fortunate enough to do just that and travelled from Miami to New York to California and so I made a fun playlist of songs that are relevant to each region either by a tenuous title link or the artist being from there.… Read More


A few months ago, I got the very special privilege to meet and interview Minor Victories at Iceland Airwaves. For those of you who are familiar, they’re a supergroup consisting of members of Slowdive, Mogwai and Editors. They released their debut self-titled album last year on Fat Possum records and have been touring ever since.… Read More