Shows To See This Week: Too Much Love Picks
Welcome back to another addition of TML! As always we’ve lined up a bit of everything for everyone. Enjoy!
Friday, May 17th – Immaterial Possession, Glove, Ghostflwr, Electric Supply Company @ Las Rosas
Las Rosas will be housing Immaterial Possession (Georgia) this Friday; a dreamy, melancholic psychedelic blend reminiscent of White Noise or the Incredible String Band. This will be their first show in Miami, so let us give them a warm, sticky, 90 % humidity welcome. The lineup also includes synthy krautrockers Glove, local art-rock outfit Ghostflower, and Electric Supply Company (also locals) for a taste of beachy rock. The music begins at 9, and of course, as always at our favorite watering hole/venue, is free.
Friday, May 17th – Omnidisc at The Ground + Magit Cacoon at Floyd
Presented by Link Miami Rebels, head on over to the Ground at Club space, AND Floyd Miami for into-after hours party and some beautifully curated sounds. If you don’t already know, the two venues are separated by a mere door, and are occasionally merged for special events! Friday bring just such that special event, a ticket to the party giving you access to both venues. Over at The Ground, the lineup includes Anshaw Black, Danny Daze, Ectomorph (who’ve been major contributors to the Detroit scene for over 2 decades), Greg Beato and Ultradyne. Magit Cacoon will be heading up Floyd’s stage, the ‘triple threat’ artist and in-demand name in techno and beyond. The event starts at 11 pm and goes into the early hours with tickets starting at $10.
Friday, MAY 17th – An Evening For Xela III: A Stroke Awareness Benefit@ Churchill’s Pub
A special mention for this awesome event, May is stroke awareness month, and the event organizers will be throwing a special show over at Churchill’s. The benefit show is to raise awareness for stroke prevention and raise funds for their friend Alex who, 3 years ago, suffered a devastating stroke the effects of which he is still dealing with. Performing live on the night: Holly Hunt, Las Nubes, Audrey Horny, All The V Words, Deaf Culture (Eddy & Greg), Appositi (Sharlyn Evertsz & Adam Arritola), Rat Bastard & Xela Zaid. and more will be amongst the line-up! Dr. Amy Baxter will once again be there offering free BP checks and sharing info on stroke prevention, raffles and drink specials will also be available! Doors are at 8 PM with a door fee of only $5. Listen to some great music for a great cause.
Saturday, May 18th – CRUD Record Release @ Technique Records
Come Saturday, your local doom merchants CRUD will be spinning records and crushing beers in celebration of their latest release, Doom is Dead over at Technique Records. Head on over to the local favorite record store to snag yourself a copy of the freshly released record, listen to some great music, and drink some beers ! The event is free of charge and starts at 8 pm!
Saturday, May 18th – See You in Cyberspace part 2 @ 777 Mall
Over at the up-and-coming downtown space, Jolt radio’s live broadcast/listening room party “See You in Cyberspace…” returns this month for its second edition with another lineup of selectors playing records for you to enjoy in a dark room full of stars and a lovely sound system. The Lineup includes Ian Mercel (Cosmic Odyssey) playing from 2-3 PM, Hiltronix (The Corner) from 3-4 PM, Mixx Piggy (Gramps) 4-5 PM, Micelady (Good Vibrations) 5-6 PM and Yung Algebra (Dream Vacation) from 6-7PM. All sets will broadcast live on joltradio.org and each set will be archived on a limited edition cassette. Besides this event, 777’s doors will be open and there will be a ton of cool folks doing their thing as well so wander through the abandoned mall and check out all it has to offer! There will be complimentary beverages supplied by PBR for attendees! Just make sure to RSVP.
Sunday, May 19th – Addicted To Vinyl @ Electric Pickle
We know we’ve been posting a lot of Electric Pickle events recently but as the closing date for the iconic Miami venue draws closer, we must make the most of it! There being only two Addicted To Vinyl parties left at its sacred house, The Pickle, check out the jam-packed day to night party this Saturday! The all vinyl party includes a Mini Pop-Up Record Fair from 5 PM – 10 PM, with records sold by Franco Alexander, Taimur and Will Renuart (there will also be several listening stations to enhance your digging pleasure!) The Patio Jam starts at 5 PM the lineup including Arremer Jack, Benton, Franco Alexander, Hiltronix, Mixx Piggy, Puma and Will Renuart. The event will have free entry until Midnight, with a $1 tacos at Melinda’s until 7 PM!