Jimmy Cliff

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2014

    Bob Marley: The Story of Selling Reggae's Biggest Star to "the White World"

    By Chris Kornelis At the time of his death, in May 1981, Bob Marley was 36 years old, reggae's biggest star, and the father of at least 11 children. He was not, however, a big seller. For Dave Robinson, this presented an opportunity. Two years after Marley's passing, Chris Blackwell, the founder ... More >>

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    December 23, 2013

    Purdy Lounge Turns 13! Ten Classic Moments at the South Beach Bar

    No attitude. No cover. No bullshit. That's been the motto at Purdy Lounge since the day the bar first opened its doors 13 years ago. Ever since, we've all come across the SoBe hotspot at one time or another, having started, ended, or ended up staying all night at 1811 Purdy Avenue. While Purdy's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2013

    Super Bowl: Six Shittiest Musical Commercials

    So the Super Bowl turned 47. And as we all know, the Baltimore Ravens beat the San Francisco 49ers in a surprisingly hectic second-half, Beyonce reunited with her Destiny's Child homies, and the game stopped for a full 34 minutes when half of the stadium's the power mysteriously went out. But that' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2012

    DeLuna Fest 2012 Adds Zac Brown Band, Fitz and the Tantrums, and Others

    That's it! We've got the perfect route for Beyoncé's multi-family trek across Florida with best friends Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin: Miami to Pensacola Beach for DeLuna Fest 2012 in September. Originally, headliners Pearl Jam and Foo Figthers were reason enough to make the 11-hour journey to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2012

    Mr. Vegas Talks "Sweet Jamaica" and Sweet Jamaica

    You might not know the name Mr. Vegas. But if you've been within earshot of a dancehall DJ in the last 15 years, you've heard his music. Though little acknowledged in the broader music world, the singer is a Jamaican icon thanks to "Heads High," "Hot Wuk," "Bruk it Down," and other hits known fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 10, 2012

    Ziggy Marley Jammin' at the Fillmore Miami Beach, May 9

    See Crossfade's pre-concert interview with Ziggy about the Marley clan, taxes, and country music. Ziggy Marley Fillmore Miami Beach Wednesday, May 9, 2012 Never under any circumstances leave a car door unlocked on South Beach while grabbing a slice of pizza with your girlfriend after an awesome c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2012

    Alert: SXSW Coverage Ahead

    "What I want from each and every one of you is a hard-target search of every gas station, residence, warehouse, farmhouse, henhouse, outhouse and doghouse in that area." -- Tommy Lee Jones, The Fugitive You don't have to spend much time at South By Southwest to know that all of the above building ... More >>

  • News

    January 12, 2012
  • Blogs

    September 18, 2009

    Weekly Wrap Up - The Friday Budget Crash

    Jacob KatelLive from the 3:05....a.m....approximately.​ Sorry we're late, we stayed at the budget hearing til 5 in the morning and then accidentally crashed out til' just now. Our first foray into the political sphere has so far taught us that the food at Government Center is pretty good, try the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    Tap Tap Screens The Harder They Come

    ​Starting this evening at 7:00 p.m., with nightly performances at the same time running through Sunday, Tap Tap Haitian Restaurant will be showing The Harder They Come as the feature in the Film at Tap Tap series. Screenings are free to the public, and start promptly -- those who come late wil ... More >>

  • Culture

    September 3, 2009

    Off the Cliff

    The Harder They Come hits the Arsht Center.

  • Music

    September 13, 2007

    Daddy Knows Best

    With his long-awaited sophomore album and an arena tour of the Americas, Daddy Yankee says today reggaeton, tomorrow the world

  • Music

    January 26, 2006
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    July 14, 2005

    Willie Nelson

    Countryman (Lost Highway)

  • Music

    December 18, 2003

    Field Marshall

    Jamaican upstart loves the scent of that purple skunk

  • Calendar

    October 16, 2003
  • Music

    February 28, 2002

    Drive, He Said

    Fundamental philosophy from righteous Rastaman Screwdriver

  • Culture

    December 6, 2001

    Hunger Strike

    Can a non-9/11 benefit album make any noise?

  • Music

    February 15, 2001

    No Miami NO Cry

    Marley fans don't want to wait in vain for a fitting tribute

  • News

    March 2, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Letters from the issue of March 2, 2000

  • Music

    August 26, 1999

    Cars That Go Boom

    Bass Mekanik breaks beats and windows

  • Music

    July 8, 1999
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    April 9, 1998
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    January 16, 1997
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    July 11, 1996
  • News

    March 16, 1994

    The Godfather of Reggae

    Clint O'Neil, legendary radio DJ and guardian of Jamaica's musical heritage, stirs it up at 'LRN

  • News

    January 13, 1993

    Wright Reborn

    First came teen superstardom, then years of troubled obscurity. Now Betty Wright is seeking to balance music, family, and faith.