Need some chill time? Maybe two days worth? Lucky for you, it's almost time for Coral Gables' annual Carnaval on the Mile, the most chillaxed music fest in the MIA. "We try to keep it upbeat," co-festival director Carlos Garcia recently told Crossfade. "You won't see a lot punk or hard rock or any ... More >>
"Everybody's working' for the weekend." Oh, Loverboy, you may have been wrong about a lot of things, but were you right about that.The weekend is finally and you can't let it go to waste because before you know it, it will disappear as quickly as Loverboy and the rest of the '80s faded away.That doe ... More >>
That sound dinging across the state this Sunday isn't just the litany of SunPass sensors going off on the Turnpike. It's the fists of outraged drivers pinging off the ceiling. Tolls on all state roads will rise by 25 percent this weekend -- from $1 to $1.25 -- sparking road-fee fury throughout Flori ... More >>
The U.S. Supreme Court and President Obama leave the undocumented and their allies no choice but to escalate civil disobedience.
Pity Jorge Exposito. There, but for the grace of God, go you. Exposito shared with us his tale of highway toll woe. He owns a SunPass transponder, which he thought was replenished. But in late April, he got a letter from a collection agency telling him he owed $691.80. Before then, he had never ... More >>
Celebrate The Stage's b-day with Cody Chesnutt.For the past 356 days, the Design District's most devoted boozers and fanatical music lovers have been regularly letting loose at a classy NE 38th Street joint called The Stage, draining goblets of Chivas at the bar, sleeping on the sofas in the par ... More >>
We agree!We technically live in the South, but the food resembles more a Latin American country than a Confederate state. Suggestions for great fried green tomatoes and collard greens usually always lead to cricket sounds. Thankfully, you can hold off your Southern food pangs and that road trip y ... More >>
via leeboys.comThe Lee Boys are a world-famous family band of Perrine natives who all went to Miami Killian Senior High School. They play an updated, Miami-style version of Sacred Steel music strongly influenced by funk, soul, blues, rock, and R&B. The band tours the world playing 120 shows a ... More >>
More than 2 million registered users have worked with Scrapblog's easy-to-use interface.Miami startup Scrapblog is apparently saying bye-bye to Silicon Beach and moving its physical office to the San Francisco area, according to word on the street. Though the company has not yet made an official ann ... More >>
Jacob KatelThree sixths of !MAYDAY!Last Friday, Miami live-action hip hop group !MAYDAY! brought six band members, keyboards, amps, monitors, guitars, drums and a sound guy named Monkey to a WDNA studio further cramped by a show host, engineer, intern, and 3 separate camera folk.The occasion was ... More >>
Locos Por Juana go live on WDNA 88.9 FM. Locos Por Juana are the Latin Grammy nominated sound killers from Dade whose music has rang out in clubs, halls, theaters, and festivals around the world.Recently they sat in on a mostly acoustic session at the WDNA 88.9 FM studios where Carlos Garcia host ... More >>
A South Miami-Dade baseball league is a potpourri of past, present, and future stars.
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So you weren't among those lucky few who dined with the king and queen? Consider it a compliment.