We really are incredibly lucky here in Miami. Most people across the country save up their money and their energy for that one big show that comes around every three months or so. Here in our cradle of bass, we have tons of awesome artists coming in every couple of days! Sometimes one after another! ... More >>
Bobby Peru. Special Request. Hip Therapist. Wooly.
Those are just a few of the guises that UK DJ-producer Paul Woolfoord has assumed over the years. And his sound is just as elusive as his artistic identity -- straddling house, techno, UK hardcore, and bass.
Nevertheless, in spite of his sonic ou ... More >>
Holy time-lapse! Where'd January go?
February seemingly came out nowhere and that silly little groundhog's predicting another six weeks of winter. This has been a really crazy week. Oh, and happy Black History Month.
Plenty of gnarly shit's going down this weekend en la playa. And per usual, ... More >>
Biz Martinez makes magic happen. And pulling rabbits out of hats is for amateurs. As music director and talent buyer for LIV and Arkadia at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach, Biz is the ringmaster, drawing big-ticket bookings week after week.
Flash back to 2001 and you won't find that superhero stre ... More >>
The Ultra Music Festival isn't just a concert. It's now a week-long electronic and alternative musical free-for-all featuring the world's best talent and over 150,000 fans. Sure, the big show is sold out. But in the Miami nightlife universe, the many satellite parties orbiting the main event may ... More >>
Danny Tenaglia helps Space reopen on October 9.Space is still giving us the silent treatment, but it's widely known that the nightclub's reopening on October 9 with Danny Tenaglia. We never bought the news of an "Ibiza-style closing." Considering that the club is closed during the beginning of th ... More >>
It's virtually impossible to speak of local nightlife and electronic dance music culture without touching on Space, Miami's quintessential megaclub. May 22 marks a decade since the downtown venue first opened its doors, putting the MIA on the international clubland map by providing superstars gue ... More >>
Austin LeedsHere in Crossfade we may always hype up the new or up and coming, but plenty of people come to Winter Music Conference to listen to the old standbys, and we don't blame 'em. It's perhaps the only week in the United States you can catch them all back to back. And if anyone knows how to ... More >>
Legendary British DJ/producer Stave Lawler will be playing at Gryphon Nightclub at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino this Thursday night. A child of the '90s UK rave scene, Lawler got his start organizing some of the infamous M42 Motorway illegal parties as a teenager, before getting his bi ... More >>
By all accounts the Aquabooty 10th Anniversary party at Electric Pickle
on Friday night was an epic good time. For those of you who missed out
or didn't get enough of those sultry deep house sounds and are still
aching for more, Aqua-booty NY's DJ Greg Cuoco (part of Friday's
lineup) will be spin ... More >>
Danny TenagliaIndepenDance Pool PartySaturday, July 4, 2009The Surfcomber Hotel, Miami Beach Better Than: Any other Fourth of July pool party in South Florida. If dance music happens to be your thing, then the place to be this last Saturday was the IndepenDance Pool Party, hosted by Spac ... More >>
JipsySurfcomber - when it's good, it's packed!To read past installments of Diary of a Flasher, click here. Some of you have a three day weekend and like many, will be heading out for a nice vay kay but this chick right here will be sticking it out in good ol' Miami. The weather pretty much sucks, bu ... More >>
Adultnapper is the
shadowy alter ego of Brooklyn-based DJ/producer Francis Harris, a
philosophy PhD drop‐out, former political activist/hardcore punk
rocker, and one of the darker iconoclastic figures of contemporary
techno. For a man who once admitted to having originally hated dance
music, Harri ... More >>
If WMC boasts a definitive DJ, it would have to be Danny Tenaglia. The man's been conference staple since 1986 (he missed out on 1985, the first WMC year) and has become legendary for his epic, soulful sets. As one of those pioneering WMC performers Tenaglia's been privy to the startling evolution o ... More >>
www.windishagency.comThe Leeds-born house DJ Dave Seaman, is by now, is a worldwide household name in electronic music, with countless mix albums and original releases, a record label (Audio Therapy), and a constant international touring schedule calibrated with military precision. But in the mid- t ... More >>
I know, I know, WMC talk already -- yikes, we just celebrated the new year. But if you've got any interest in WMC then you know that the Shelborne always grabs absolutely stellar lineups who play legendary parties. If you like big-room house music, you've already been to some of these, and you alrea ... More >>