Harvey Milk

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2012

    Torche's Steve Brooks Talks Metal Multitasking, the Floor Reunion, and Miami's 305 Fest

    Steve Brooks has a South Florida sludge pedigree unlike any other. As the chief songwriter for legendary late '90s and early 2000s doom-drone trio Floor, the guitarist and vocalist has definitely secured himself a spot in the Heavy Hall of Fame. And while that band is experiencing a mighty second ... More >>

  • Film

    June 30, 2011
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    December 15, 2010

    The Eats of San Francisco, Part Two

    Lee KleinYesterday we touted the Ferry Terminal Market, Chinatown, chocolates, dungeness crabs, public transportation, and tasty salted pig parts. Today we cover a few more recommendable spots to enjoy.Castro Theater Sing-a-Long"Boo Hitler. Hiss the Countess..." read the promo, and we knew we had to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 19, 2010

    Concert Review: Control: A Tribute to Ian Curtis at Churchill's, May 18

    Photo by Jon NuszAlfred von Blume of Daysleeper feels the Joy Division energy.​Control: A Tribute to Ian Curtis With Armada!, Daysleeper, Ian Michael, Xela Zaid, DJ Dracula's Daughter, and DJ Nayra Churchill's Pub Tuesday, May 18, 2010 Better than: Watching the movie Control on repeat. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    George Rekers Has Company: The Top Ten Outed Right-Wing Homophobes

    George Alan Rekers, latest in a long line of closeted homophobes.Unless you've spent the last 48 hours holed up in a French B&B humping the homosexuality right out of your rent-a-boy, you've probably heard about Miami New Times' exposé of gay-bashing evangelist George Alan Rekers' European trys ... More >>

  • News

    August 20, 2009

    Animal Instincts

    Zoophiles love and have sex with animals. Will the world ever accept them?

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    New Torche Video for "Healer" Premiered on Headbanger's Ball

    HealerHearkening back to the days of Riki Rachtman and staying up late drinking warmish Bud Dry in a friend's basement, Torche's new video for the single "Healer" debuted on MTV2's Headbanger's Ball last Saturday at 2 a.m. EST. Steve Brooks, Rick Smith, and Jonathan Nunez are continuing their push t ... More >>

  • Music

    July 9, 2009
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    July 9, 2009
  • Blogs

    July 7, 2009

    MP3 of the Day: "Death Goes to the Winner" by Harvey Milk, Playing Churchill's This Saturday

    photo by Ryan RussellNo, this has pretty much nothing to do with the martyred gay San Francisco city supervisor. The quattet Harvey Milk may have, in its name, nodded in tribute to that man, but that's where any political notions end for this band. Rather, this sludgy, experimental noise-rock-type a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2009

    News Roundup

    LocalWhoops, cutting a deal with the black community sounded look a smooth move for Marlins Stadium supporters, but turns out it is unconstitutional. [Herald]The suitcase trial ended with a four year prison sentence for a Venezuelan businessman. [BBC]Here is a story about Puppies ...that die. It is ... More >>

  • News

    January 1, 2009

    The Best Movies of 2008

    Gasp! A couple of Hollywood blockbusters made the cut.

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2008

    Dade Gets Shout-Out in Milk

    In movies, Miami gets a bad rap. It's always cocaine smuggler this, and mafia murderer that. It's like come on, Hollywood. You're making us look bad.  So when Riptide heard Dade County got a cameo in Gus Van Sant's new film Milk, we bought some trans fat-soaked popcorn and got comfortable ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2008

    Twinkies and Milk

    Until I saw Milk yesterday, the biopic starring Sean Penn as gay activist and San Francisco city supervisor Harvey Milk, I'd forgotten all about the Twinkie Defense. Fellow supervisor Dan White shot and killed Milk and Mayor George Moscone in their offices at San Francisco City Hall in 1978 and got ... More >>

  • Film

    November 27, 2008

    Gus Van Sant's Milk Spotlights Gay Rights

    Sean Penn stars in what was originally an Oliver Stone flick.

  • Film

    November 20, 2008

    A Tale of Two Movies

    After decades in development hell, how Gus Van Sant finally got Milk.

  • Music

    March 20, 2008

    A Southeasterner at SXSW

    Highlights and lowlights from the nation's biggest industry extravaganza of new (and old) music.

  • Film

    May 2, 2002

    Women on the Verge of a Breakthrough

    There's a lot of journeying going on in the lesbian world of film, from the Balkans to Central Asia to our own backyard

  • Film

    November 16, 2000

    Homosexual Holocaust

    A powerful tale about memory and loss and being gay in the Third Reich

  • News

    January 27, 1993

    Pistol Packin' Politicos

    It's a fair bet that your favorite Dade big shot is a sure shot, too

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    May 20, 1992
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    October 23, 1991