Unless you've been hiding from federales on an island of swamp grass floating deep within the Everglades for the past six months, you're well aware that the World Cup starts this this afternoon. You should also know that pleading ignorance of the international tournament just won't cut it in modern ... More >>
The confetti wafted onto his impossibly square shoulders. The Nashville audience stood and roared. Then a medal on a royal-blue ribbon was draped around Miami-Dade schools superintendent Alberto Carvalho's neck. Last month, after more than five years of agonizingly hard work, the self-proclaimed son ... More >>
On the second Saturday night in August, Wynwood was a blur of booze and beats. Thousands had descended upon the district for the neighborhood's monthly Art Walk. Drinks in hand, they moved in mass from one gallery to the next. But the piece drawing the biggest buzz wasn't behind glass, or even insid ... More >>
Miami mixologist Robert Montero's Sunny Crusta has literally been his ticket to ride for the past year. Read also: Sra. Martinez's Robert Montero Wine Marie Brizard Cocktail ChallengeWatch Clarke's Robert Montero Win The USA Marie Brizard Cocktail ChallengeEarlier this year, Montero competed against ... More >>
Oktoberfest in Germany this year wraps up on Tuesday, but the rage officially hit the East Coast Miami style, shattering the autumn apathy with two simultaneous festivals occurring in Brickell this past weekend. The Brickell Sam Adams Octoberfest, originally slated for Friday and Saturday only, was ... More >>
See also "Nickelback Petition Backfires, Band to Play BankAtlantic Center." The Internet really hates Nickelback. As far as avid tech geeks and music snobs are concerned, they're the worst band ever. And in line with its total, unabashed disgust for the Canadian bad boys of flavorless ballads, the ... More >>
Any knucklehead with DSL and a laptop can now make an electronic track. With a half hour of clicking and fiddling, you can sample enough cheesy beats and mashups to clog arteries from here to Berlin. Simple dropdown mouse maneuvers can transform electro tracks into progressive house tracks (from dry ... More >>
Little Louie Vega keeps it warm and organic.
Curious George director Alan Shalleck's curiosity killed him.
Will Pink TV's brand of participatory porn be the future of the industry?
The Miami Film Festival goes global
A quick look at our amigos from Toronto to Tierra del Fuego
Brazilian superstars Skank play for their own kind -- which is a shame, because they play really good
Leave the Driving to CANF
Cuba's Minister of Culture Abel Prieto faces a daunting challenge: Sell Cuban culture to the world, but don't sell out the revolution
In tiny Miraflores Viejo, in Cuba's cane country, the religion of choice is vodou, and the high priest is Eugenio Sensio
Wouldn't you love to rub shoulders with a man who has been knighted by the Queen of England, honored by the Pope, and appointed our local Liberian ambassador? Of course you would!
Jack Leonard has opened his South Dade home to Guatemalan migrants. What more can he do?