Phantogram With Bad Things Saturday, June 28, 2014 Grand Central, Miami Better Than: A mouthful of diamonds. Remember chillwave, the insufferable genre term coined and popularized by Pitchfork? It was a poor way to justify crappy production as a lo-fi aesthetic. They weren't fooling anybody, and a ... More >>
Gyu-Kaku officially opens tonight in Brickell. The Japanese barbecue restaurant chain is huge, with 26 locations in the United States and Canada and over 700 restaurants worldwide, but this is the first location in Florida. See also: Ten Best Brickell Restaurants
Punxsutawney Phil is quite possibly the worst friggin' groundhog weatherman in the world. Not only did the Pennsylvanian woodchuck predict an early spring about a week before a massive snowstorm ravaged the Northeast, Bill Murray's Groundhog Day co-star also failed to mention that at least one par ... More >>
The timing? Perfect. Happy hour at the strip club was starting to feel like a XXX version of Bill Murray's Groundhog Day. It's the same three songs over and over and over again. We've already experienced how every "big booty ho" works the pole to 2 Chainz's "Birthday Song," and know how much bet ... More >>
Earlier today, someone hacked into the Facebook accounts of several Major League Baseball teams and the Marlins were not spared. For a brief moment, the Marlins Facebook page promised the first 10,000 fans in attendance at the next game that they'd receive a free "fighting pit bull."
Every Friday, Riptide brings you the most eye-catching mugshots taken the previous week (or thereabouts) in Miami-Dade County. Yes, there is some mockery of bad neck tattoos, but also adulation directed at perps who just plain look more badass than we ever will. This is the italicized intro to that ... More >>
Photo by Andrea F.The color yellow has been proven to increase the appetite.In alphabetical order:Acqua in the Four Seasons Hotel MiamiAqua connotes greenish-blue. Acqua connotes the restaurant helmed by chef Patrick Boucher in Miami's Four Seasons Hotel. The Life Acquatic is a movie with Bill ... More >>
Another year in the books. It is just us or did 2009 seemed to rush by like it was in overdrive? Still, 2009 was another stellar year for clubland, music and all. The economic recession didn't prove to be the wet blanket many had predicted it would be. The nightclubs are still here and people are st ... More >>
Larson died -- where else? -- in Florida, running from the SEC.
Used to be, even when the football was less than thrilling, the Super Bowl ads would provide some sort of entertainment. Thank God that game was a near classic, because unless you happen to be a huge Bruce Springsteen fan, the whole affair would have been pretty dull. Sorry Madison Ave, you failed p ... More >>
Dave Willis invades Anime Supercon.
Loungezilla zings lounge singers.
Adam Sandler plays a 9/11 widower and finally nails a somber role
Your three-month forecast of the summer's top movies
"Groundhog Day" (Southbeat)
Felicity Huffman is desperately engaging in an off-kilter road movie
Jim Jarmusch gets few answers in an existential journey through America
Broken Flowers Soundtrack (Decca/Universal)
Some interesting horror flicks, a couple of relationship movies, and plenty of action save summer from sequels
Wes Anderson takes Bill Murray out to sea and strands him there
Murray makes Garfield more than a bad cat movie
Improv's so funny, honey
Another SNL vet may be the next Bill Murray. Seriously.
In Osmosis Jones a virus takes over Bill Murray. (So that's his excuse.)
Ivan Reitman's Evolution is so evolved it's backward, a greatest hits made up entirely of misses
With clipped wings Charlie's Angels fly way too low to the ground