David Ritz

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2010

    Top 10 Moments in Black Music History at the Palms in Hallandale

    public domain image via Florida Guy 128 on wikimedia commons.Hallandale Beach at Sunset​The image above is of the sleepy-looking beachside town called Hallandale, Florida and gives no indication of the city's Black musical history. But the Palms in Hallandale, just north of Miami, otherwise known ... More >>

  • Film

    November 4, 2004

    Messed Around

    As Ray Charles, Jamie Foxx turns an ordinary bio into an extraordinary one

  • News

    April 1, 2004

    Texas High Notes

    The SXSW music fest showcases the city as much as the artists

  • News

    November 23, 2000

    Collision Course

    On one side are politicians and influential business interests. On the other are environmentalists and some very wealthy private citizens. In the middle is Homestead Air Force Base. Dead ahead: An explosive confrontation.

  • Music

    June 26, 1996