Night Watch is a regular feature about bars and clubs by nightlife columnist Tara Nieuwesteeg. It was in the low 70s--breezy, but pleasant--as my wingman and I walked up starry Hollywood Boulevard. The air was crisp, and the street was alive with the clicking of high heels, the kind of loud tal ... More >>
If you haven't already heard -- you probably haven't -- there is a new lounge/bar/we-aren't-entirely-too-sure opening up in Wynwood. We first heard about Bardot thanks to daily email site UrbanDaddy, but that still raised more questions than answers.This is what we do known: Amir Ben-Zion -- the ... More >>
It is always tempting to announce for the good people of SoFla yet another opportunity to enjoy some quality cubaneo. But somehow, The Baboons music doesn't quite fit that mold, the description lacking accuracy, any attempt at precision hopelessly devastated. Sure, the Afro-Cuban vibe is ther ... More >>
While we suspected that the rain would dampen the long weekend, it wasn't the case. There was still of plenty of sun and fun to be had. So in case you were holed up in your place, here is what you missed over the weekend:DubFest 2009 at Hollywood ArtsParkPhoto by Ari Justin RothenbergBunny Wailer ... More >>
In the vast suburban everywheres of the North, there is a surplus of Sublime-obsessed white boys who smoke reefer as if it were a bodybuilding supplement for the brain. They jam incessantly, knocking out funky pseudo-ska while backed by their great-aunt's analog drum machine. And during band brea ... More >>
Here's a freestyle video from a South Florida based hip hop website called Tha Lot. It features a Hollywood artist/producer by the name of John Doe. He sniffs that Chris Farley and shouts out the PFB.
Skankers of the world unite! Orlando ska legends The Supervillains are coming back to Culture room on September 19. Dom, Skart, Dan, Smally, and Cardo are also scheduled to play at Arts Park in Hollywood on September 5 with the English Beat, Reel Big Fish, and a slew of reggae acts during DubFest. I ... More >>
Hollywood officials ain't got a clue about this crew.
Hollywood cops and politicians are hot on the trail of a "bold graffiti master" defacing their city's walls- once they figure out that they're actually after not one guy, but a crew of them.Yep, yesterday the overall feeling of security among South Florida's graffiti writers improved an estimated 12 ... More >>
This week Short Order was on some "eat cheap or die trying" mission for the people. If part of the role of the media is to educate and inform the public as to how to get free grub at a Palm Beach strip club then by jeeves I think we've got it. Here's a list of cheap and free food and drink we f ... More >>
31 Cubans landed near the Turkey Point Power Plant. Now authorities are trying to figure out how 31 people in a boat got so close to what is supposed to be a super-secure nuclear plant. [NBC6]A UM student and Iraq vet is being charged with battery and kidnapping. [CBS4]Citrix, a tech company based i ... More >>
Summer '08: Batman saved the season, while a little Sex went a long way and the indies went south.
Full of itself and not half as funny as it thinks it is, Hamlet 2 is simply tragic.
Ben Stiller's Hollywood sendup lacks firepower.
Cannes 2007 was a success, but how many of its movies will you actually get to see?
Hollywood ho-hum horror keeps ripping off the best, turning out the worst
Transformations Live for the People (Shout Factory)
DVD releases for the week of June 20, 2006
Hollywood pounces on 6-6-06 with a needless Omen revival
Classic screwball comedy meets modern wit
The Jewish Film Festival offers movies to ponder as well as praise
Eden Roc Hotel
Take your lumps and like it at the London Ballroom monthly
Florida's Moving Image Archive pulls out some fine footage
When it comes to producing movies, it's a fine art (or Art Linson)
Red Thai Room
Children's theater in these parts deserves more attention
Jewish Film festival features the blacklisted Hollywood Ten
Venevision's first major Latin release is Euro thriller all the way
The Army and Hollywood join hands to wage virtual, bloodless battles
The Latin film conference brought out the best and the worst about town
The National Association of Latino Independent Producers Conference 2000
Miami Gay and Lesbian Film Festival
How three inner-city kids turned tragedy into a soon-to-be platinum hip-hop hit
The Sixth Sense
Aboard a cruise ship