"I CANNOT WAIT!" Oh yes, all caps and exclamation points... That's how excited Taylor Swift is about her 1989 World Tour. Another reason Ms. Swift is stoked: The 24-year-old record sales machine just released 1989, her fifth studio album (named, obvi, for the year of her birth), and it's already s ... More >>
Ooohhh, Beliebers! We've spent oh-so-many long days, sweaty nights, and tween years just desperately dreaming about owning "the ultimate amazing one-of-a-kind unique Justin Bieber collectable!" Not his bowling ball from the "Baby" video. Not his favorite pimped-out sizzurp cup. And no, not even a ... More >>
Chobani is my favorite morning treat. One of the leaders in the Greek yogurt craze, Chobani is creamy, protein-rich, and quick. So, imagine my delight when the company introduced some new tropical flavors like Key Lime. Then, imagine my disappointment when I opened the yogurt and found a clumpy, wa ... More >>
"50 concerts, 50 states, one day" ... Just a couple of weeks ago, we here at Crossfade announced that Bud Light Music First tour would be coming to Miami. Other cities had already gotten their headliners, including Kendrick Lamar and The Hold Steady, for "Bud Light Music First's grand finale, 50/ ... More >>
Taylor Swift's new album Red has been flying off the shelves before it even hit them. In fact, Billboard has basically guaranteed that it'll come out on top of the charts with an estimated 1.1 million units sold by week's end. So all y'all are probably walking around humming her latest single, d ... More >>
The future is born a trillion times a second when the present meets the past through subatomic intercourse. Our universe is the climactic product of this union. And our physical reality is its explosive fury, travelling at lightspeed through every molecule on Earth. Of course, humanity doesn't pos ... More >>
I'm usually the quiet guy at the computer frying his retinas when coworkers discuss the previous night's SportsCenter reruns. But I'm a news junkie, so I knew a bunch of Gen Xers kneeling at their cubicles last week didn't mean they were starting a prayer meetup.They were instead mimicking God-fe ... More >>
Photo by Ian WitlenLittle Dragon's Yukimi Nagano.With Billygoat Electric Pickle Friday, January 28, 2011 Better than: Getting fucked by an extraterrestrial? (See paragraph 16.) How does Little Dragon travel from gig to gig? Well, if you've spent the last few hours prepping for the Swedish band' ... More >>
Renée Zellweger is the anti-Norma Rae in New in Town.
South Beach's favorite Haitian restaurant One thing is certain after Sarah Palin's St. Louis showdown with Joe Biden, or at least after watching the debate with 30 to 40 Democrats packed into a stuffy room above Tap Tap: Liberals may have finally found the accent and vernacular they hate even more ... More >>
Remarkably consistent, the Coens make another mockery with Burn After Reading.
Coen brothers transcend themselves with No Country for Old Men
Following on the heels of yesterday's cancelation of their weekend gigs in Austin, Detroit's favorite garage rock band, the White Stripes, announced today that they are canceling their entire forthcoming Icky Thump tour, again citing health issues. According to a press release, Meg White is sufferin ... More >>
A female ironworker fights back against abuse in the riveting North Country
As Nazi artillery fire draws nearer, two opposites share an unlikely love
There are good reasons to vote August 31, but the county mayor's race isn't one of them. Here are five reasons why.
The Miami International Film Festival, now over at Miami Dade College, turns yet another leaf
The Cooler, somewhat unbelievably, asks us to swallow a Las Vegas fairy tale
The government's method of determining who's poor is so outdated that census experts say the poverty picture is much worse than we think
Billy Bob doesn't say much, but he's perfect for a con job
Joel and Ethan Coen pull down the pants on their first film
The malling of American cinema has left audiences with little choice but to take their Prozac and like it