19 days ago | Reviews
Editor's Note: Photography isn’t allowed at Neutral Milk Hotel shows. So we at New Times recruited Miami’s most skilled live concert drawer, Brian Butler, to capture the idiosyncratic magic of Jeff Mangum and company last night. Neutral Milk Hotel...
27 days ago | Interviews
When offered the assignment of interviewing Johnny Cash, I had a moment of insane excitement as I imagined asking questions about "A Boy Named Sue" and Sun Records. But then I remembered the Man in Black had been dead for over a decade. The Johnny...
1 month ago | Interviews
Growing up in Little Havana, Aura Peralta found inspiration in the unlikeliest of places, an episode of The Simpsons. “Watching Lisa Simpson play the sax back in sixth grade, that’s when I knew music was what I wanted to do,” she recalls. Now grow...
2 months ago | Music News
Ever been tempted to take a time machine back to 1950s Havana, but the only thing keeping you in 2015 was you wouldn’t be able to dance to Pitbull in the '50s? Well, now the 1950s and Pitbull’s music don’t have to be mutually exclusive. This Frida...
2 months ago | Interviews
Thirteen is a number considered by many to be unlucky, but the organizers of the 13th-annual Heineken TransAtlantic Festival see themselves as incredibly fortunate. When this world music-focused fest was launched in 2003, it seemed unlikely that a...
2 months ago | Reviews
It’s hard to imagine how the founders of Miami Beach envisioned their island paradise a century in the future. It’s unlikely that they foresaw Miami Beach residents in 2015 using selfie sticks or drones. They also probably could not see Flo Rida c...