The Miami Palmist is a Knight Foundation supported publication that positions Miami-centric musicians as guides to South Florida. Each issue was designed and produced by Brian Butler. The subject matter is a range of illustrated concerts, Miami music-themed activities, musician sketchbooks, and spreads that recap regional adventures shared between Brian and various musicians.

Miami Palmist issue 1:
32 Pages
Full Color
Each issue includes a Miami Palmist sticker
Edition of 300

Other Body – Airbrush merch at the Swap Shop
Heavy Drag – Swap Shop drive-in film fest
Look Alive 2015 – fest recap ft. photographer Jaime Salazar
Psychic Mirrors – Versailles Restaurant hidden picture game
Cosmic Chronic – SUSPICION board game centerfold
Henry Stone – Miami legend’s tips for making hits!
Ian Iachimoe – Band who’s name is shrouded in conspiracy looks to uncover the secrets below The Everglades
DZA – two institutions collide as DZA shares his favorite menu items from Joe’s Stone Crab
Denzel Curry – ULT drawing lesson with Carol City’s hip hop hero
Sweat Records – “Shop Local / Listen Local” album spotlight

Miami Palmist Issue 2:
32 Pages
Full Color
Edition of 300
Each issue includes a Miami Palmist sticker

Wastelands at Bird Bowl
Richie Hell vs The Miami Serpentarium
Ben Katzman’s DeGreaser at Santa’s Enchanted Forest
Mo’Booty at Maikai
Kurt Fowl on Spring Break
Virgo on the parallels between Miami and her Water Planet
Otto Von Schirach at Nite Owl Theater
Coral Morphologic‘s Miami timeline
Le Spam‘s history lesson on local technology via Bernard Hacker
Jacuzzi Boys doodle corner
III Points a five year illustrated survey via Show Drawn
and Iggy Pop’s pet cockatoo
Cover art by $erge Toussaint