Mazel tov! Action Bronson -- Crossfade's pick for best fire-spitting, pasta-cooking mound since Mount Vesuvius -- has just signed to Warner Bros. via Vice Records. This year's Warner company Labor Day picnic is sure to get weird when Action partners up with new labelmate Kylie Minogue for the thr ... More >>
Photo by Chas Bowens The Blow's Khaela Maricich.Khaela Maricich has no problem sharing the most personal details of her life with the public. Over the last week alone, she's told the world about the embarrassing dance move she performed at a New Year's Eve Party, her admiration for Tina Fey, a ... More >>
Shroud Eater Thunder Noise (Self-Released) shroudeaterrocks.com Well, the people asked for it and here it is: our beloved Shroud Eater's first full-length effort, Thunder Noise. And I can tell you whole-heartedly that it continues the savagery and unrestrained stoner metal doom laid out in ... More >>
Shroud Eater Shroud Eater Self-Titled EP (Self-released) www.shroudeaterrocks.com If only the righteous will pass hereon then I'm an ecstatic little fuckin' piggy to have received this EP in the mail because it is just what I had been craving. Talk about doctor's orders. This heavy trio does th ... More >>
Photo by Lee KleinA whole, fried yellowtail snapper, hooked from local waters, came posed on the plate as though battered and flash-fried while swimming, like something found at Mount Vesuvius. The white flakes of snapper sounded nothing but pristine, oceanic notes and were accompanied by three f ... More >>
Veteran local b-boys revive old-school rhythms.
From dirt specks to sprawling canvases, these shows clog the eyes
December 24 - 30, 1998