Big names? Big Deal. An alternative take on the Book Fair.
Sound Mirrors (Ninja Tune)
The National Hip-Hop Political Convention sets an agenda for a new generation
Words to the wise from Last Poet Umar Bin Hassan
M Ensemble still tries to push the edges of theater -- and get noticed
Trillium R -- Shala Fears for the Poor (Braxton House)
The Black Mass (Son Boy Records)
The acclaimed playwright (and part-time Coconut Grove resident) remains an unparalleled observer of our culture -- and a genuine stickler for details