As that big, burning ball in the sky (you know, the sun, man) completes its crazy circular trip throughout the zodiac along the eliptic (that's, like, a "year" in square speak), we here at Crossfade are prepping Major Mushroom's Interstellar Psychedelic Love Bus (our hand-painted 1966 Volkswagen ... More >>
Can you believe these extremely irresponsible music fans (read: hippies!) who think it's "radically groovy, man" to buy reduced-price tickets to some floating freak fiesta (say, the Jam Cruise on January 9), stuff their luggage full of dangerous drugs (e.g. marijuana) instead of extra underwear ( ... More >>
The Captain is calling you! It's time to trip!On January 4, 2011, the ninth annual Jam Cruise got totally sunk in a sea of negative vibes when federal agents and K-9 officers from ICE, the U.S. Marshals Service, the DEA, and the Broward Sheriff's Office conducted a joint drug raid as hippies, her ... More >>
image via Miami New Times archives week of June 22-28, 1988When's The Last Time You Been To A Rock Show At A Movie Theater This week's Archive Diver brings you the billing for the Grove Cinema's Hi-Volt Video Niteclub from June 22 - 28, 1988. Live musical acts featured that week included SKUM, curre ... More >>
Bruce Hornsby gets by with a little big-name help.
Festival Miami brings sophisticated sounds to the city.
Sam Friend (Self-released)
Founder William Hipp celebrates 23 years of Festival Miami
Don Henley will not go quietly
Welcome to Miami-Dade County, where the clubs play disco, the musicians whine, and the rock fans languish
Former Broken Spec Matthew Sabatella finds time for the spotlight
Leon is still going strong after all these years
The music biz mixes and matches to line its coffers
Billy Yeager strikes again, and balls out the pretenders
The last set of local-music reviews -- for this year
The success of his first U.S. major-label album has Bruce Cockburn crowing