15. Best Bieber
At first we thought: "Holy shit! That's Justin Bieber at Ultra! Wow! This is better than Madge's crash (and burn) last year!"
Alas! It was merely a cardboard likeness of our favorite pothead newbie. But for desperate Bieber fans like us, any Bieb'll do.
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With the rise of the ubiquitous Internet, street fashion trends rolled in, heavy and dark like a storm cloud, over the style world. Instead of dressing sorta like supermodels on the catwalk, we had to start wearing exactly whatever some fashion editor in Italy was sporting.
There's something so li ... More >>
Welcome to Ultra land.
The weather is perfect. The kids are nice. There are "No Guns Allowed." But famous lady rapper side-boob is plentiful. So are the naked dancing dudes. And even 70-year-old ravers feel totally at home.
Quite honestly, Ultra Music Festival is paradise, if you're into fist-pump ... More >>
If the colorful and magical land of Ultra Music Festival sits at the end of the rainbow, then perhaps the music is the gold, and the ravers? They're leprechauns. At least they were yesterday when the fest coincided with the second most costumey of holidays.
And if you've ever wondered what Saint ... More >>
Heavy bass, ear-shredding distortion, booty beats, syrupy synths, and prime rhymes.
Even though the 305 is a sunny city, it's definitely got a weird, dark, and dirty side. So while this year's top local releases were often sexed-up and fun-obsessed, they were also experimental, X-rated, drugged-ou ... More >>
Fashion and music are the funniest-looking twin sisters. They're always together, always kinda sloppy. Sometimes they dress up like a swan or wear a big mouse head. Together, they're always looking to make a bold statement.
If you follow Sleigh Bells' Alexis Krauss on Instagram (@KraussingAround), ... More >>
On StubHub, Ultra tickets are going for $800 and Masquerade Motel passes cost $400.
Beat freaks have seemingly lost their minds, clearly forgetting that the national average for a gallon of regular gas is nearly $4. Who in their right mind would drop half-a-stack on house music?
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It's Friday and we here at Crossfade wanna fuck. Er, we mean dance. And that's why we're humping over to Flute Salad at Lester's tonight.
From 8 till 10 p.m., there'll be free drinks for the females. But don't get it twisted ... This little fuck dance party, hosted by County Grind music editor ... More >>
Read ex-Crossfade contributor and new music editor Liz Tracy's love letter to New Times Broward-Palm Beach readers on countygrind.com.
I love Miami. I've been writing about it and living it for years.
But last Friday, I told Miami New Times music editor S. Pajot that I would soon be leaving th ... More >>
It's payday, y'all. Run over to that check cashing shop, pay off your bookie, weed connect, and flat-screen layaway balance. You should have somewhere in the neighborhood of $10.36 left over, enough to get you through the door at Electric Pickle or a domestic six-pack at your favorite minimart.
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Art Basel is back, bringing with it the same fancy faces and high art madness. An this week of culture isn't all about graffiti or murals in Wynwood -- the Museum of Contemporary Art, MOCA, made sure to put on a Basel bash with style. Last night, in cool weather clothes, Miami's glitterati came o ... More >>
photo by Liz TracyPolice and protesters have been on the same page in Miami so far.In Oakland last week, police at an Occupy protest shot a military vet in the head with a rubber bullet, landing him in critical condition; other video showed officers lobbing dangerous flash bombs into peaceful cro ... More >>
Via facebook.com/surferbloodAmerica's 9.1 unemployment rate got you down? Yeah, we're pretty bummed about that shit too. But at least the weekend's here, and there's plenty of stuff to do that's under $10.
Treat yourself to a free Surfer Blood concert, or maybe tackle $0.99 beers at Miami's old ... More >>
Photo by Dr. James TracyDig into a big bowl of Flute Salad.Flute Salad is fun, easy, and delicious!
Wanna whip up a big bowl? Well, here's the recipe: "This dish consists of a healthy portion of green leafy hip-hop and a huge handful of sliced 'strong women of the '90s,'" explains Flute Salad c ... More >>
Photo by Alex Penney You can do Hunx and His Punx for free tonight at the Stage.Miami's a city full of ballers. Poppin' bottles with celebs on South Beach, makin' it rain dolla, dolla bills at King of Diamonds, and dropping stacks of Benjamins just 'cause it's the motherfucking weekend. That's ho ... More >>
Photo by Bleeding PalmFor a hot and humid second, it looked like The Heat Lightning's What a Mission extravaganza was gonna get smashed by whiplash winds and brutal thunderstorms.
According to predictions filtering out of the National Hurricane Center, tropical storm Emily was headed straight ... More >>
Mykel Colby, vocalist and guitarist for Hot Graves.Hot Graves is a Gainesville-based D-beat/black metal combo making its way to Beelzebub's Cave this Saturday for a punk-and-metal meeting of the minds. Earlier today, Crossfade contributor Liz Tracy reported on Slashpine -- also performing at the ... More >>
Photo by Liz TracyStoked for the return of Beavis and Butthead? So is Busy P.In the wee hours of the morning, Busy P and DJ Mehdi brought a little bit of La France to Downtown Miami with a short but sweet Ed Banger party.
Not your normal night, the patio was thick with fans of cocaine, left ove ... More >>
Get your non-ironic '90s fix with Salt-N-Pepa and the TBD crew.See the cut for a free download of A Totally Non-Ironic TBD Party Mix.
When you shake ass to Salt-N-Pepa's superfun 1986 sex song "Push It" while guzzling a gallon's worth of rubyfruit jungle juice shots, you better really, really, ... More >>