There are some people who will be active and visible on the Miami punk scene until they are old and grey. One example: Punk crew the Can't Stand Ya's is made up of Churchill's lifers.
Frontman Joe Obnoxious was co-leader for ex-Lookout Records artists the Basicks. Drummer Todd Slimak has been ... More >>
Wish You Were There is a new column on Crossfade highlighting
pictures and videos from around the web of the weekend's biggest shows. Click here to see past installments.via J A I M E's Flickr photostreamThere were several (although not obnoxiously too many) photographers at the So Raw Festival this ... More >>
via Phinzup's Flickr photostreamThe biggest thing going for retro culture lovers over the past weekend was, of course, Hukilau 2009. Los Straitjackets headlined the weekend's biggest show, Friday night at the Bahia Cabana hotel. There are a ton of amazing photos of the whole event on Phinzup's Flick ... More >>
Los StraitjacketsThe Hukilau is a little slice of tiki culture a.k.a. the best current approximation of a mid-century approximation of Polynesian culture. Think aloha shirts, high socks, flip-up sunglasses, wood carvings, fruity drinks of uncommon potency and lots of music. In this speci ... More >>