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About clazaga5

I am a music writer. I graduated from FIU's School of Journalism and Mass Communications in April, 2011. I've always had a passion for music. Since high school, I've been involved in a few bands and written a good number of original songs. I loved going to shows and seeing live music. So when the notion struck me to combine the two, it seemed only logical that I write about live music when and wherever I find it. This blog is what came of that notion.

Primus Sucks: Primus and The Dead Kenny G’s at The Fillmore Miami Beach – Review

6-4-11     Photos A strange collection of people descended upon the Fillmore Miami Beach Saturday night. Metalheads in Lamb of God shirts and others in Grateful Dead tie-dyes slammed drinks by their cars in the parking lots before heading … Continue reading

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Festie News: Moogfest and Gathering of the Vibes Lineups!

June 1 saw many big concert announcements. The Langerado Music Festival initial lineup was announced, the Bear Creek lineup additions were announced, and now I find Asheville, North Carolina’s Moogfest initial lineup was released as well. Moogfest, held in honor … Continue reading

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Chris’s Picks: June 2011

Alright, so there’s a little more music happening than I may have let on in my article “May, Check. June, Check… Sort Of. July…?” but to be honest, most of it is fluff. The stuff that isn’t marketed garbage (like … Continue reading

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Something Phishy in Florida: Trey Anastasio Band Added to Bear Creek and Langerado

Earlier today, it was announced that the Trey Anastasio Band was added to top the already stellar lineup for Bear Creek 2011. Also added to the Bear Creek lineup were George Porter Jr. and the Runnin’ Pardners, Russell Batiste Band, … Continue reading

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Dead Webcast: Furthur Experiments To Be Broadcast from Bob Weir’s TRI

In June, Furthur will perform… everywhere. On June 7 at 6 p.m. Pacific, Furthur will broadcast a concert direct from Bob Weir’s brand new state-of-the-art recording studio, the Tamalpais Research Institute (TRI). “A lot of guys, when they have a … Continue reading

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May, Check. June, Check… Sort Of. July…?

Maybe it’s because I overworked myself in April. Maybe it’s because there’s so much going on in August. But it seems to me the live music schedule for the summer is… rather barren. June only brings us Primus and the … Continue reading

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Saltwater Grass in Miami Beach and Delray This Weekend

I know I haven’t posted in two days, but I was getting things together for the first Titanic Tuesday Jam Session (which surpassed all expectations). I’m looking forward to seeing everyone out there for another go-around next week! In other … Continue reading

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Sitting In: Titanic Brewery Holds Its First Tuesday Night Jam Session Tomorrow Night (5/24)!

Tomorrow night, Titanic Brewery (5813 Ponce de Leon) will hold its very first Tuesday night Jam Session at 10 p.m. And I’m the host! The idea of the Titanic Jam Session is to give players in the community a place … Continue reading

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Right By The Beach: Bushwood’s Debut Album Drops

Bushwood is a name that’s been on South Florida’s tongue for quite some time. Now, it’s as loud as ever. After a seven-month hiatus, Bushwood is back in high gear with a brand new studio album. The self-titled work features … Continue reading

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Feminine Gossip: Girl Talk Rocks A Packed House at The Fillmore Miami Beach – Review

5-19-11     Photos The night started with a BANG—well, it was more of a thud—as a car hit a passing motorcyclist on the corner of 17th and Washington. It was only about 8:45 p.m. A small crowd gathered at … Continue reading

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