April Fool's Day may have past, but it's no joke that you're still broke. Now that the weekend is here, you wish you would have spared all that cash you spent on trying to fool your significant other into thinking you had a sex change - it was a horrible prank idea from the start, but hey, that's wh ... More >>
Ms. Chaka Khan is The Queen of Funk.The Herd just got a little thicker.
Two weeks ago, the Virginia Key Grassroots Festival -- a SoFla spinoff of Ithaca, New York's Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival, organized by mountain music crew Donna the Buffalo -- released its initial 25-act lineup, starrin ... More >>
You wonder: What's that thrashing?
The sky is dark. The fields have gone silent. But there's a bonfire off in the distance, surrounded by vaguely human shapes and a furious funnel of sound -- acoustic axe, banjo, cello, upright bass, mouth organ.
This is the middle of nowhere and you've just s ... More >>
Photo by Ian WitlenIf you like fire, you'll love Everymen.Last month, your favorite Miami music blog (i.e. us) hooked up a drunken, debaucherous night of black-out rock 'n' roll at the Stage.
Tall boys were guzzled and crushed. Speakers were scorched by Furious Dudes, Bulletproof Tiger, and Se ... More >>
Photo by Jeff FuscoHymn for Her's Lucy Tight.Screw the Partridge Family. Hymn For Her is redefining the family band.
The whole brood hits the road, taking its music to the masses the old fashioned way -- one hard-earned mile at a time, covering blacktop and kicking up highway dust as Mom, Dad, ... More >>
Marta Xochilt PerezIron and Wine's Sam Beam.See the full Iron and Wine slideshow.
The Fillmore Miami Beach
Thursday, November 18, 2010
Better than: Cheap beer chilled in the river and chugged at noon.
Unlike weak revivalists, fourth-generation freaky folks, and other bullshitters, S ... More >>
photo by Gregg DelmanRobert Plant and the Band of JoyBayfront Park Amphitheater, MiamiSaturday, July 31, 2010Robert Plant is born again. Well, okay, perhaps not in the religious sense.... Although in Saturday night's spectacular showing, he and his magnificent Band of Joy did a fair amount of testif ... More >>
photo by Gregg DelmanIn this week's print edition of the Miami New Times, we featured a Q&A with the legendary Robert Plant, who performs with his Band of Joy this Friday, July 30 at Bayfront Park Amphitheater. Still, as print is stuck being print, there was more Q&A that didn't fit. Here ... More >>
Photo by Tobin VoggesserYonder Mountain String BandRevolution, Fort LauderdaleFebruary 12, 2010 The Review: If there's one thing that hippies love more than bluegrass, it's far-out bluegrass played by hippies, for hippies. That's why Yonder Mountain String Band is as precious as a m ... More >>
via Flickr user pauldevotoAlterna-rock band State Radio is on tour and has just announced a February 10 date at Culture Room. The Boston based band released their third album, Let it Go, at the end of September and continued their progression toward heavy guitar driven music and strong political ... More >>
Break out your straw hats, your spoons and those coveralls you wore with one strap down back in middle school because it's time for a good old fashioned hoedown. From Friday May May 8 through Sunday May 10, Hollywood Beach will be home to some of the finest banjo picking acts this side of the Mi ... More >>
via myspace.com/leeboysThe Lee Boys are not a bluegrass band, although just reading the name may evoke that thought. No, the Lee Boys are South Florida's finest sacred steel ensemble. The brothers Lee (Alvin, Derrick, and Keith) along with their nephews Roosevelt Collier, Alvin Cody Jr., and Earl W ... More >>