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Thursday, February 29, 2024
February 29 , 2024

UM alumnus rocks out with own music company

When Jonathan Lazar went to the U, he studied music business and drummed with Lauryn Hill. Now he co-owns Urband and Lazar Publishing in Los Angeles.

Student Band Profile: Beckham County Trainwreck

The five guys of Beckham County Trainwreck, all students or former students at UM, seem to have a sense of stage presence-bouncing, grinning, grimacing and head-banging to their music-even in their holey t-shirts, baggy jeans and in the middle of pretentious, suburban Coral Gables.

Frost songwriting ensemble performs at Books & Books

The Frost School of Music songwriting ensemble performed at Books & Books in Coral Gables Wednesday night.

Cane Records hosts release party for Kyle Crossland

Booze, bites, and bouncy pop-rock tunes will fill the MAC Building this Friday night as 'Cane Records throws a release party for their newest recording artist Kyle Crossland.

Honor Roll Music takes over Miami, plots world domination

Honor Roll Music, started by two UM graduates, is an all-inclusive record label, music house (which focuses on musical scoring, placements, and syncing), and production team.

Ex Norwegian unwinds from tour with Patio Jams set

"Weird pop." That's how University of Miami alumnus and drummer Arturo Garcia describes the sound of his band Ex Norwegian.

Knight Arts Challenge offers opportunities to professionals and students al...

The Knight Arts Challenge, sponsored by the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, is a local contest aimed at bringing together the South Florida community through an appreciation for the arts. The Foundation will be accepting applications through 9 a.m. on Monday, March 2.

UM (Umphrey’s McGee) to play UM on (former) Langerado weekend

Beloved jam rockers Umphrey's McGee will bring their dynamic and indefatigable live show to the University of Miami on Saturday, March 7. They will be the only band performing that night and will play two full sets for an approximately three hour long show. Hurricane Productions is sponsoring the free live event that will take place on the UC Patio starting at 8 p.m.

Jammin’ with the Dean

"Jammin' with the Dean" is a discussion series that Dean Berg initiated last year.

Hilary Saunders

Senior EDGE Writer