Brooklyn-based DJ/producer Adrian Michna a.k.a. Egg Foo Young started his musical career DJing parties and gigging in bands on the NYC bar circuit before migrating to Miami in the mid-'90s. It was in our neck of the woods that he co-founded the pioneering hip hop/electronic outfit Secret Frequenc ... More >>
Jacob KatelClever girlThe Clever Collective is an art consortium from Brooklyn who we saw set up in the driveway of a house on 29th Street between North Miami Avenue and NW Second Avenue selling cookies, lemonade, and custom bags.The bake sale benefits the Clever Collective and the girls procured ... More >>
Don't let the glasses fool you; he's a literary super heroFor fellow writers, Jonathan Lethem needs no introduction. 1999's Motherless Brooklyn, the story of a detective with Tourette's syndrome, put Lethem on the map, but by that point, he'd already written four novels that breached the genre li ... More >>
If you haven't been following the meteoric rise of West Palm Beach's Surfer Blood, it's definitely not too late to start. The band, who will be all over CMJ in New York this week, including the Brooklyn Vegan's showcase on October 22, make great indie-pop music, it's as simple as that.Well, its b ... More >>
Adam LarkeyLobster Mousse (click for full size) Downtown Miami's Arts & Entertainment District is getting another notch in its belt.The Urbanite Bistro (62 NE 14 St, across the street from The Vagabond), serving what a press release calls "eclectic bistro fare" is scheduled to open to the pub ... More >>
Photo by JipsyJose El Rey takes a moment to be lone before his performance.To read past installments of Diary of a Flasher, click here. This week was a rock fest here in South Florida. First Slayer, then Def Leoppard? Besides going to the show to hear the music with fans, I'd love to cover it. Bu ... More >>
No Regular Play is the Brooklyn-based production duo of Nick DeBruyn and Greg Paulus (originally of indie darlings Beirut). Part of a new American generation of EDM producers rooted in more instrumentalist-based music forms, their experimental genre-bending take on house and techno defies all exp ... More >>
Jonathan Eismann, Chef/Owner Pacific Time and Pizza VolanteBest Squid in Ho Chi Minh City, cooked over a fire in a old steel drum in the street, Best Pork Chops in history there, too. Saigon Killer Pork Chops!Best Chinese and Dim Sum at a place right next to the Mandarin Oriental in Bangkok.B ... More >>
He's back, and sounding off about bikes.
Catch the band Saturday at White Room.
The Vagabond's day manager and occasional bouncer sounds off on the club scene.
Walking into the Scope tent yesterday was like getting smacked in the face with an art stick. You know, in a good way. Inside, it was a visual sensory overload, with way too much for any normal, methamphetamine-free viewer to see in one trip. Riptide felt like a contestant on Supermarket Sweep, rush ... More >>
Brooklyn's Don Diva (Black Rose Entertainment/Koch)
Despite the labels and levity, big-screen SATC is a poor man's knockoff.
The season of big-budget bangs uses its brain.
Six essential Irish acts that would win St. Paddys approval.
This year's Latin Alternative Music Conference was a genre-bending confluence of reggaeton, folk, prog rock, and beyond
It's the Motherfucking Remix Vol. 2.2 (Turntable Lab)
Side: Two (Embedded)
Cannibal Sea (Merge)
Growing up in the glare of communism
Shaggy Black (Soft Abuse)
The Loman Family Picnic
Florida's Seabee reservists went to Iraq to help, not fight. But they fought and died
Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes (Touch and Go)
The Chosen chooses literate, intelligent theater over theatrics
Two local directors film the world through Miami eyes
Wolfie Cohens Rascal House
Clubbed searches for a level playing field & direct approach in Miami's dating scene
Amor a la Musica
The Funk Jazz Lounge
Jay Rosenblatt meshes varied old film clips to form a unified whole
Vincent D'Onofrio may be the best actor of his generation, but who would notice?
PK Oriental Mart
For Yehudis Levitin, painting was the path to freedom from the strict Hasidic world