Bill Withers

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2014

    Anthony Hamilton: "You Got to Love, Live, Believe It ... Never Try to Sing a Lie"

    Need a dose of that old-school vibe for your rap track? Well, R&B singer Anthony Hamilton provides a fine, cost-effective alternative to pricey soul samples. "A lot of people want that old sound, that old grit." he says, speaking by phone from his North Carolina home. "So they say, 'Let's get Ant ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 30, 2012

    Big Poppa E, Miami Bluesman, Dead at 64 After Sudden, Apparent Heart Attack

    This past Saturday, legendary bluesman and longtime local music fixture Musi "Big Poppa E" Faisal died suddenly after suffering an apparent heart attack, according to Tobacco Road's Oski Gonzalez. He was 64 years old. "I might be the hardest working blues man in the whole South," Faisal quipped in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2011

    Tudor House Gives Damn Good Vegan

    ‚ÄčThere's a perception that the vegan diet, which excludes all animal products, is incompatible with fine dining. In this new series, the Beet Reporter aims to see whether Miami's tastiest restaurants are prepared to feed vegans with something more than boring garden salads.Celebrity chef Geoffrey ... More >>

  • Film

    May 14, 2009

    Summer Movie Salvation

    The Terminator is back. Plus 39 other movies we can't wait to see this season.

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2009

    Saturday Night: Tom Jones at The Fillmore Gleason

    Tom JonesSaturday, April 25, 2009The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason TheaterBetter Than: A time-capsule set to 1971Of all the many remarkable things to be said about seeing Tom Jones stage these days -- and trust me, there are many remarkable things to be said -- perhaps the single most r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2009

    Poppa E at Casa Panza

    Poppa E is a bad motherfucker. Find out for yourself every Wednesday night at Casa Panza, where he has a residency, and he and his band play three or more sets of jazz, blues, and R&B songs you already know the words to. Some people might think it's strange to put a blues night in a Little Havan ... More >>

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    April 3, 2008
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    July 8, 1999
  • Music

    June 16, 1993

    Budding Prospects

    Basehead's Michael Ivey continues to work toward the day when committed groove-pirates of any stripe will be the nation's drug of choice

  • News

    May 12, 1993

    Do The Knight Thing

    Short on the sides and leave a little on top today, please, Professor. And give me a little of that Sicilian Defense while you're at it.

  • News

    February 3, 1993