Sure, we all look forward to the weekend...
But when artists such as Duke Dumont, Baauer, and others of the caliber are the ones putting on a show almost every other day of the week, chances are the unthinkable may happen: you'll likely catch yourself looking forward to, say, Tuesday or Thursday ni ... More >>
As a unit, LCD Soundsystem is no more, and the chances of James Murphy reuniting the bunch are slim. He recently told Spain's Terra Networks that while he respects and appreciates the public outcry for a reunion, it's best for the group members to explore different options.
Former LCD member Al Do ... More >>
The DFA Records love affair with Miami continues. And what has seemingly become the label's home-away-from-home venue, Bardot, is once again opening its Midtown doors to welcome former Six Finger Satellite guitarist and DFA fan favorite Juan MacLean.
This Saturday marks MacLean's returns to the ... More >>
Photo by Ian WitlenSee the full 38-photo slideshow from Toyota Antics with Special Disco Version and Black Lips at Grand Central.
James Murphy and Black Lips
Thursday, December 1, 2011
Better Than: 28 MPGs in the city, 35 on the highway.
New York City hipsters, Pitchfork-approved ... More >>
It's been approximately four and a half weeks since downtown hangout Grand Central announced that DFA Records exec and former LCD frontman James Murphy would be kicking off the club's Basel week with Special Disco Version.
And tonight, the disco ball finally drops on Mr. Murphy's arty party co- ... More >>
Right now, Miami is being swarmed by art fairs, galleries, and artists from across the globe. Of course, we're talking about Art Basel Miami Beach.
A side benefit to all this arty international activity is the influx of awesome music to entertain all the jetsetters. And naturally, Crossfade is k ... More >>
Art Basel Miami Beach is a horrible, crippling beast. It stands, hovering over the first week of December, forcing free drinks down your throat, making you listen to terrible music and look at bad art.
Sometimes, though, every once in a while, it takes a step back and shows you the light, somet ... More >>
In terms of show announcements, the weeks leading up to Art Basel Miami Beach are like Crossfade's never-ending Hanukkah.
Every day, we get a new gift, as one culturally relevant musical act after another proclaims its mission to rock the Magic City, Basel-style.
Just a short time ago, Bardot ... More >>
Officer Cole licking that nightstick.Score free tix to the Black Lips' Art Basel gig at Grand Central.
Over the last month, the New York Police Department's been rife with scandal.
In late October, a gang of current and former NYPD patrolmen were busted for a million-dollar conspiracy to tran ... More >>
If we here at Crossfade ever manage to get a glimpse at James Murphy's personal day planner, there's a pretty solid chance that the first week of December is perennially empty, except for a short, four-word phrase, presumably written in fat, blood-red block letters: Art Basel Miami Beach.
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