Chris Cottie

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2011

    Drug Czars Does Garage Punk With Twinges of Hardcore, Psychedelia, and Deranged Humor

    ​Drug Czars S/T EP (Destroy Records) For those who came of age on this scene during the '90s, the Drug Czars were a happy medium between South Florida's excellent punk rock past and the then-current state of affairs. The band represented the lore of the '70s and '80s with ... More >>

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    February 4, 2010

    Blast From the Past: The Eat, Hialeah

    ​Blast From the Past is an occasional Crossfade column re-examining classic South Florida releases of yesteryear. Click here for past editions.This here little seven-inch record in its full Pepto Bismol-pink glory is very dear to my heart. When I moved to Miami in the early '90s, I was fortunate e ... More >>

  • Music

    January 31, 2008

    Eat Your Heart Out

    A vintage punk reunion at Churchill's this weekend.

  • News

    October 25, 2007

    Letters from the Issue of October 25, 2007

    "I am not a whore at any price"

  • Music

    October 11, 2007

    Feast Your Ears

    The Eat offers a taste of Miamis proto-punk past

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    February 29, 1996
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    October 20, 1993

    Glory Days

    It's time for early-Eighties nostalgia, thanks to a record store's anniversary celebration of Miami's rip-roaring rock