Actors want to be musicians and musicians want to be actors. Often, the results are cringe-worthy. But the average crossover bomb is what makes it so special when the line between acting and music is breached successfully. Just take MKTO, the dynamic duo that's turning heads with hit single "Class ... More >>
Let us pray that the Pope of Mope does not fall ill again. Because, dear devoted, intelligent fans, the beloved Steven Patrick Morrissey has just announced a 2014 U.S. tour. And blessed be us ... He's actually coming to Miami. Last year, Morrissey was forced to cancel a bunch of concerts in South ... More >>
It seems that Deadmau5 and Space made good on their promise of putting on a 100-percent free event in Miami. This evening, Deadmau5 announced that it will take place on Saturday, February 15, at Ice Palace Studios in downtown Miami. The all-access show will have a capacity of 4,000. Tickets will be ... More >>
"USA, who's coming to the Where We Are 2014 Stadium Tour?" That's right, Directioners ... Your Brit boy toys Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Liam Payne, Niall Horan, and Louis Tomlinson have just revealed their North American tour dates. So far, there are only 21 scheduled One Direction shows, starting ... More >>
Music and art enthusiasts! Get out those calendars, those red and black pens, and put them to work for you. The upcoming Art Basel 2013 schedule of events is thickening, and even now, we've got some serious news you want to hear. We're more than stoked to say Kendrick Lamar is officially performing ... More >>
Is Basel finally moving to Wynwood? Nope. The main arty party's still anchored out on Miami Beach. But Flaunt Magazine, 3P Production (the self-described "creative team behind Bardot"), and Mana Wynwood are bringing yet another unofficial outpost of Art Basel Miami Beach to the 'Wood. During next ... More >>
"I'm just," Andrew W.K. says, "shocked!" For 21 nights this summer, W.K.'s gonna be the opening act for Black Sabbath's reunion tour. But according to the official hype, he won't be playing any of his nose-bloodying party hits, such as "Party Hard," "It's Time to Party," or "Party Til You Puke." ... More >>
Armin Van Buuren.We've been snooping around the last few weeks, hoping someone would slip up and announce they are scheduled to perform at Ultra Music Festival 2012, scheduled to take place at Bayfront Park. Of course, there are already some who have strongly hinted that they will be making an ap ... More >>
There was a time, circa 1991, when being a funky white boy meant doing whacked-out jumping jacks to the beat of "Suck My Kiss" while wearing a sock on your cock. But these days, the Red Hot Chili Peppers are grown-ass funky white men. The band's founding twosome, frontman-slash-resident hunk An ... More >>
It's happened again. On June 3, Brit songbird Adele was forced to cancel nine US tour dates due to a nasty bout of laryngitis. "I'm really frustrated. I was hoping with a weeks rest I'd be better to sing again straight away," she said at the time. "However there is absolutely nothing I can do bu ... More >>
Surfer Blood is, like, superfamous. The West Palm foursome has been almost singlehandedly spreading South Florida's indie rock message, playing every music festival imaginable, including SXSW, CMJ, and even ATP's Nightmare Before Christmas. In fact, this crew may be the hottest white-boy thang t ... More >>
Via REO Speedwagon's FacebookREO Speedwagon "Can't Fight This Feeling" to play Magic City Casino.A little known fact about Crossfade is that we're degenerate gamblers. We've been dropping mad bills on Magic City Casino's maquinitas ever since the joint introduced Vegas-style slots. But aside fr ... More >>
Back when Matisyahu made the trek down to Miami in February, the diehard Tribe Called Quest fan and admitted Deadhead hit up the Arsht Center for a quiet, intimate night alongside acoustic axe-wielding buddy Adam Weinberg. But Matisyahu's newly announced 43-date US summer tour -- with a stop s ... More >>
Judging by acts like Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros and He's My Brother She's My Sister, L.A.'s music scene seems to be experiencing something of a metamorphosis, courtesy of these forward-thinking folkies forging new ground and making inroads into new auditory adventures. These bands are s ... More >>
In this week's issue, we preview the Bloody Beetroots' upcoming show at Mansion on October 13. In the pantheon of electro-house, the Italian duo seemed to have arrived a bit late to the game, but were still able to put their mark thanks in large part to the strength of tracks like "Warp" and "Cor ... More >>
Photo by David "Dro" RosarioThis week BET announced the nominees for its annual Hip Hop Awards, which air on Tuesday October 12th and is hosted by the always hilarious Mike Epps. We had a few Miamians score some nominations, like usual suspects Rick Ross and DJ Khaled, each picking up four noms i ... More >>
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DWNTWN Concert Series with Rachel Goodrich and Jacob Jeffries BandFriday, January 9, 2008Tina Hills Pavilion at Bayfront Park, MiamiBetter Than: Before.The Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA), in partnership with the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and produced by the Rhythm Foundation ... More >>
Let Mr. Jeffries and Miss Goodrich charm the pants off ya.
FGO has reeled in some big ones.
For hardcore Morrissey fans, especially those of us in South Florida, 2007 was somewhat emotionally tumultuous. First, he played an amazing summer show here, in support of Ringleader of the Tormenters -- good (in spite of the cruel heat). Except the show was at the Mizner Park Amphitheatre in Boca - ... More >>
Andy LaPlegua, the mastermind behind the twisted industrial / EBM / whatever juggernauts that are Combichrist and Icon of Coil, has a lot of pals in South Florida. So he seems to always be around, but not always in the way his most diehard fans would really like. A planned Combichrist headlining sho ... More >>
Remember Nonpoint, the local groove-based hard rock act? They had that hit single, "Bullet With a Name," a couple years back? Well, they may be forgetting their lil' ol' fans in South Florida at the moment. The band boasts real mainstream success, having landed on Billboard's Mainstream Rock chart ... More >>
But youll enjoy it in the West.
Roll to Afro-Cuban rhythm during this summer concert series.
Everyone knows about Jay-Z's upcoming Heart of the City tour which kicks off in Miami this Saturday. For Jay, the 22 city tour is sure to make him a ton of money and most of the dates are sold out already. That's pimpin' but Jay-Z is known to take it a few steps further. Tell me why Jay is selling ... More >>
This needs no introduction. Radiohead is coming to the U.S. and we're first. Everything you need to know is below. The tour kicks off in West Palm Beach and ticket info and price is at the bottom. Get ready folks as this is going to sell out quick!! Like, Hannah Montana quick. But with much better m ... More >>
With In Rainbows the talk of the music industry, and the album's official debut Tuesday at #1 on the charts, Thom Yorke and co. are ridin' high. So, it's time for another tour. And, lucky Miami, they're gracing us with their presence. Of course, leave it to Radiohead to keep us guessing as long as p ... More >>
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