• Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    Guy Gerber: "EDM Is Horrible, but in the End, I Kind of Appreciate It"

    You don't get much more one-dimensional than the modern music scene. You can blame the internet, marketers, the apathy or distraction of a generation, but things aren't like they used to be. "Back in the day, people were more into exploring things," says Guy Gerber, an Israeli electronic producer m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2014

    Ten Best Girl Bands Ever

    Holy mother of period-prone angst, you guys. Veruca Salt just got back together and performed for the first time in 18 years on Conan. We were immediately transported to that time when we were 10 and our mom bought us the Eight Arms to Hold You cassette, with the warning not to play it at our frie ... More >>

  • Music

    February 23, 2012
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    May 20, 2011

    Girl Talk at the Fillmore Miami Beach, May 19

    Photo by Marta Xochilt PerezGirl Talk (AKA Gregg Gillis) getting wild at the Fillmore.​View photos from Girl Talk at the Fillmore Miami Beach here.Girl Talk With Max Tundra Fillmore Miami Beach Thursday, May 19, 2011 Better Than: An impromptu cock-rocking rave in a confetti supply store. Just pa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    Chuck Livid Talks Punk Rock Business, Miami Love, and DJing

    Mr. Chuck Livid.​The line between weekdays and weekends gets blurry on Thursday night. For college students, it signals the end of the school week. For working stiffs who gotta get up early Friday morning, it's more of an "I'll go out for a few beers, won't stay out too late, shit it's 3:00 a.m., ... More >>

  • Music

    September 16, 2010
  • Blogs

    January 4, 2010

    The Best Local Albums of 2009, Part One of Four

    Over the next two days, we'll post Crossfade contributors' favorite local albums of 2009. They're listed in completely random order, so stay tuned as the full list rolls out. ​Panic BomberGetting On My Mind (self-released)panicbomber.comPanic Bomber is the brainchild of Miami's one-man-dance- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2009

    Director David Lynch Exposes His Dark Soul at O.H.W.O.W.

    Courtesy of David Lynch/O.H.W.O.W.​Most people know quixotic movie director David Lynch for his Academy Award-nominated films like Blue Velvet and The Elephant Man. But Lynch is also an accomplished visual artist who brings the same surreal, dream-like imagery and deadpan irony that are a staple o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    This Weekend in Broward and Palm Beach: Brian Stoltz, Fantastic 5, and Dooms de Pop

    The Microdots at The BubbleShows this weekend by local artists, or concerts that are otherwise under-the-radar in Broward and Palm Beach. Friday:Grammy nominee Brian Stoltz, of Neville Brothers, Funky Meters, and Porter Batiste Stoltz fame, will make his way through South Florida this weekend, begin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009

    Random Album Review: Sonic Youth - The Eternal

    When you've spent a quarter century reinventing rock music, altering the landscape not only for yourself, but for pretty much every band to come after, releasing a new album can be a tricky affair. It's not just a matter of increased expectations -- of course everyone expects their musical gods to p ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 5, 2008

    His Satanic Majesty's Bequest

    Art meets rock at a raucous new MoCA exhibition.

  • Music

    January 10, 2008

    A Rocker Reborn

    Dave Grohl refuses to take death lying down.

  • Music

    January 3, 2008

    2007 Music Year in Review

    It's all in the stars.

  • Music

    June 7, 2007

    1440 Minutes

    An MTV takeover results in better bands, random absurdity, and ... videos

  • Music

    May 17, 2007

    The British Invasión

    As DJ and co-founder of the band Sidestepper, Richard Blair didn't just embrace Colombian music — he went native

  • Music

    April 19, 2007

    Youth Shall Be Served

    The barely legal members of Orlando's Band Marino are already making pop music for the ages

  • Music

    September 7, 2006

    The Bad Jazz!

    As in good, but different. Move aside, nearly deads.

  • Music

    July 28, 2005

    Bob Mould

    Body of Song (Yep Roc)

  • Year End

    December 23, 2004

    Smells Like Indie Spirit

    Music that made the world safe for the word "alternative" again.

  • Music

    November 4, 2004

    Hook Up

    Miami rockers are forming a new, virtual neighborhood on MySpace

  • Music

    April 15, 2004

    Spring Bling

    Talking jibber jabber with Bling Bling in the indie rock parking lot

  • News

    January 2, 2003

    Forever Punk

    They no longer take flying dives into the mosh pit, but for Chuck Loose, Sam Fogarino, and Rob Coe the music is still the thing

  • Music

    August 8, 2002

    Cello, It's Me

    It takes more than just corsets to keep Rasputina tightly strung

  • Music

    November 22, 2001

    Make Mine Swine

    Pigface celebrates a decade of detritus from the industrial underground

  • News

    June 21, 2001

    Velvet Offensive

    Forget crossover: Selling a Colombian rock band in the United States is a mission for the custodians of culture -- or a very powerful magician

  • Music

    December 17, 1998
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    August 13, 1998
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    May 28, 1998
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    June 26, 1997
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    March 6, 1997
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    December 19, 1996
  • Music

    November 7, 1996
  • Music

    September 19, 1996
  • News

    February 15, 1996
  • News

    February 1, 1996

    Anywhere's Better than Here

    How can Miami ever develop a decent music scene when its best bands keep leaving town?

  • News

    September 21, 1995

    Setting a Fine Example

    Two members of For Squirrels die on the eve of the band's major-label debut

  • News

    December 29, 1994

    Twang-bar Kings

    Surf music rules again (maybe) About two-thirds of the way through

  • Music

    June 29, 1994

    On the Rodent

    Some squirrels gather nuts for the winter. Others are nuts all the time.

  • Music

    September 2, 1992

    Andrew's Themes

    You can kiss the clarinet goodbye -- it's time for a real wind instrument

  • Music

    April 29, 1992

    Welcome to the Terrors' Dome

    Rolling Stone and the British music press rush to Miami for the Next Big Thing. Holy mackerel!

  • News

    November 6, 1991
  • Music

    October 23, 1991
  • Film

    September 18, 1991
  • News

    May 1, 1991