If Cyril Camus had not been the heir to the fifth-largest cognac house in the world -- and the largest to be family-owned and -operated -- Camus Cognac would have had to pull him from soot-faced Dickensian obscurity and put him in charge anyway.He has the longish hair and perma-stubble of the rakes ... More >>
Despite disputed reports of a 2,000-person arrest quota, Miami Beach Police only cuffed 321 people during the three-day Memorial Day weekend. That's slightly down from 332 arrests last year, and the vast majority of those arrests were for misdemeanors. Crowd numbers too seemed to have been down as w ... More >>
Camille LambThis Labor Day, leave the killin', keep the grillin'.Labor Day, the holiday with the name that never fails to confuse scads of recent immigrants, is upon us yet again. So kick off your shoes, enjoy not working, and celebrate.If you're a human, that is. For cows, chickens and pigs ever ... More >>
Photo by Sayre BermanSee the full 32-photo U2 at Sun Life Stadium slideshow.
U2's 360° Tour
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Sun Life Stadium
Wednesday, June 29, 2011
Better Than: The Black Eyed Peas at the 45th battle for the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
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Aaron RentfrewThe Primal Blueprint says go out and playMiami has lots of decadent gyms. South Beach's David Barton, for example, has valet parking, steam rooms, a pool, somewhere around 18 classes a day, and an interior that looks more like a nightclub than a sweat factory.The city also has parad ... More >>
Love Bites is a regular column on Short Order. Find other installments here.The phrase à la folie translates to something like "to madness." Usually it would be included in a French expression such as "I love her to madness."A La Folie near Purdy Avenue is a pretty good place to watch the sun se ... More >>
Photo by Ian WitlenAt approximately 8 p.m. last night, a totally sold-out crowd of indie chick jailbait, brainy head-bobbers, and jocks in silkscreened black hoodies overran the Fillmore Miami Beach in anticipation of MGMT's impending psych-pop explosion.
In fact, the place was so freaking packe ... More >>
First you eat the pie, then you've got your frisbee.Walter Fredrick Morrison, the man credited with inventing the Frisbee, died last week at age 90. Until reading his obituary, I hadn't realized that the flying disc began as a tin cake pan that he and his wife used to toss on the beach for fun. H ... More >>
Moving Units is a new column on Crossfade tracking the best-selling music at South Florida independent record stores. Click here to see past top sellers.Top Sellers for the week of June 15-19Courtesy of Deathcabforcutie.comDeath Cab's "Open Door EP" made Sweat's top 5 this weekUncle Sam's Music, Sou ... More >>
Grizzly Bear's newest made the top five at Sweat and Radio-Active.Moving Units is a new column on Crossfade tracking the best-selling music at South Florida independent record stores. Click here to see past top sellers. Top Sellers for the Week of June 1 - 5:Sweat Records, Miami
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