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    September 30, 2013

    Matias Aguayo Talks EDM in the Streets: "It Is Obviously Possible to Dance Outside a Club"

    Matias Aguayo is not your garden variety EDM artist. Not by a long stretch. In many ways, the Chilean-born producer is Latin America's answer to UK sonic mad scientist Matthew Herbert, approaching the formulaic house and techno genres with an irreverent spirit of experimentation and unconventional s ... More >>

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    September 3, 2013

    Sandbar's Five-Pound Burrito: Extreme Eating in the Grove

    It's listed right there on the Sandbar Sports Grill menu along with chicken wings, smoked fish dip, and hurricanes. Coconut Grove's very own Man vs. Food challenge. A five-pound burrito (in your choice of chicken or steak) is offered for $24.95, along with the message: Everything but the kitchen ... More >>

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    August 18, 2011

    Marc Sarnoff's Campaign Can't Get Addresses Straight

    Last Thursday, we reported on the odd coincidence that a marketing consultant working on Marc Sarnoff's re-election campaign shared the same business address as the private law practice of the Miami city commissioner.Our post prompted Sarnoff's wife Theresa to submit an amendment to his most recent ... More >>

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    June 6, 2011

    Primus and the Dead Kenny G's at the Fillmore Miami Beach, June 4

    Photo by Sayre Berman​See the full 20-photo Primus at the Fillmore Miami Beach slideshow.Primus With the Dead Kenny G's Fillmore Miami Beach Saturday, June 4, 2011 Better Than: Pretty much any live music coming our way this month. I mean, what do we really have to look forward to? Katy Perry. Pr ... More >>

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    April 12, 2011

    Eight Great Songs by Seven Fake Bands

    Photo from Last FMThe Wonders doing that thing...​Who's the greatest fictional group of all time? Is it Erie, Pennsylvania's The Wonders or Doug Funnie's favorite band The Beets? What about The California Raisins, the claymation cover band originally molded to advertise the California Raisin Advi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 18, 2010

    Miami Medical Gets Canceled

    ​You can add Miami Medical to the heap of South Florida-set shows that pretty much sucked and were quickly canceled. Others include Cane, Good Morning Miami, South Beach, Grapevine, Invasion, Karen Sisco, Odd Man Out, Wiseguy, and probably a few dozen other shows no one remembers.CBS has put an en ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    Weekend Blog Watch: New Chinese, Beer, Grits, Ribs, and Farms

    Chinese food alá fresh-and-local on it's way to Surfside. [PowerRankings]Novecento Sam Adams beer dinner coming on April 14th. [SoFloBeerBlog]Genuine Cart video recap from art walk, [GenuineKitchen], and a user review, [MiamiBro]Miami goes Alabama, eats ribs, fried green tomatoes, oyster po boy, an ... More >>

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    January 11, 2010

    Weekend Blog Watch: Heart Attack Burger, Chicken Stock, Hakkasan, Goat Cheese, and Tacos

    2010 Taste of the Grove -- an unfortunately cold and rainy weekend. [BlindTastes]Eating at Heartstoppers Sports Grill in Dania includes a menu with an obesity disclaimer, a hospital theme, and dishes with names like Artery Clogger, Chili Chest Pain Fries, and the Heart Attack Burger. [BurgerBeast]"C ... More >>

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    January 6, 2010

    Great Taste Of The Grove This Weekend

    20 years and counting.​Did you know that the Great Taste of The Grove is the largest single-location culinary event in all of Coconut Grove?Well, according to the Coconut Grove Chamber of Commerce it is, and that's who's throwing the party, this weekend, with free admission, for the Peacock Park f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch: Empty Space, CSA, Mexican Breakfast, Farm Life, and Pizza

    Over 20 empty restaurant spaces in the Grove are available for lease, but who will take them? [Grapevine]Frodnesor joins a CSA, picks up first batch of farm-fresh vegetables, and makes something. [FoodForThought]"Just bake and then serve with warm tortillas and refried beans for a super simple dinne ... More >>

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    September 14, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch: Anchors Aweigh

    image via wikimedia commons​Oi! Blogs ahoy. Here are some recent posts from the local foodisphere.A new pizza oven at Focaccia Rustica in the Grove? That's news? Yes. Yes it is. [Grapevine]One guy's top ten reasons why he eats at Michael's Genuine Food & Drink on a weekly basis. [BlindMind]A p ... More >>

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    September 8, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch: Pub Crawl, The Bar, Chinese Bacon, Fries, and Secrets

    Jacob KatelOn point like an Immokalee mutt.​ Labor Day's passing means that Summer's over and it's time to get serious. Stick with us as we put our nose to the grindstone and bring you and the South Florida massive into the fold as we explore Dade County food stories. Here are some links to other ... More >>

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    August 31, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch - Egg Creams, Burgers & Beer, Stuffed Breasts, The King, Chinese, Lunch Week, and Avocados

    via wikimedia commonsMe in 30 years.​ Creeping into 3rd quarter 2009 and things may be starting to look up for the economy, maybe even in Florida, possibly even Dade. Could be the thought of Summer's heat subsiding, but the the streets are talking, and there's optimism in the air. Recent South Flo ... More >>

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    August 24, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch - Chicago's Steakhouse, Dim Sum, Gourmet Pizza, Moonchine, Area 31, and Norman Van Aken

    We've got eyes on the back of our head.​Where are you going, where have you been? It's not just a Joyce Carol Oates story, it's a question that blogs answer for a worldwide audience. Here are 7 recent ones from South Florida.Chicago's Steakhouse and Tavern forming a social club for Notre Dame and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2009

    Coconut Grove's Cafe Tu Tu Tango Alive and Well on New Facebook Fan Page

    Tom Falco, Grove GrapevineCafe Tu Tu Tango Facebook fan page profile pictureLive for about a week, a new Cafe Tu Tu Tango fan page on Facebook logged 100 fans today, just meeting the requirement to claim its own brand URL. Other digital fan clubs exist for the chain, including one for the now-defun ... More >>

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    July 6, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch - Hard Rain Gonna Fall

    Jacob Katel A lot of drops together make a flood. Here are some local blog posts from over 4th of July weekend 2009.Tonight at John Martin's in Coral Gables the Burger Beast takes over; this means food & drink specials.Tinkering With Dinner makes blueberry banana ice cream and chicken eggp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2009

    Weekend Blog Watch

    Jacob KatelActual kitchen picture. Read full blog to see the original imageShort Order respects our contemporaries in the blogosphere for their perspectives, photos, reviews and everything they bring to the table. Here's what's been going on.Lee Schrager goes out to eat 10 million times a week.Grape ... More >>

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    November 18, 2008

    The Grove Has the Biggest Box

    Photo via Coconut Grove Grapevine Yesterday somebody plunked what looks like a ten-by-eight-foot wooden box down in the middle of CocoWalk, with a sign on it that says, “Open December 9.” Like a bunch of kids at Christmas, Grovites were placing bets on the contents of the mystery package last n ... More >>

  • Music

    July 24, 2008

    The Summer After the Summer of Love

    It may not get its due, but 1968 helped alter rock's reality.

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    January 18, 2007

    Clay Makin’

    Meet the creator of the singing California Raisins

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    November 9, 2006

    The Slits

    Revenge of the Killer Slits (S.A.F. Records)

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    January 27, 2005

    Smunk Man

    From the JBs to Van Morrison, Pee Wee Ellis continues to do his thing

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