Churchill's the Movie is currently in production, and there's a Kickstarter campaign raising funds to help complete Little Haiti Rock City. The dude responsible is Franco Parente, a freelance filmmaker born and raised in Miami. He has won numerous film festival awards. He has a French television se ... More >>
Quoting Christopher R. Weingarten: Record Store Day AKA "eBay Eve"In our Moving Units column, Mike Ramirez at Fort Lauderdale's Radio-Active Records graciously keeps us up-to-date and comments on the current releases flying out of his store each week.Based upon the amount of this column devoted t ... More >>
Ranking the best of what went around and came around again.
Last year, Langerado Music Festival got plenty of national attention, particularly because of its strong lineup which included R.E.M., Beastie Boys, Matisyahu, 311, The Roots and Ani DiFranco. However, the festival couldn't escape the logistical nightmare that was Big Cypress Indian Reservation. The ... More >>
By Andy Vihstadt Jenna Bush loves R.E.M. If you’re bummed about having to sit this year’s SXSW out, NPR’s got you covered. At midnight on Wednesday, you can stream R.E.M.’s performance at Stubbs and on Thursday, tune into Yeasayer at 2:30 pm and Vampire Weekend at 4 p.m. Later that night, ... More >>
R.E.M. March, 8, 2008 Langerado Better Than:Realizing that your $50 bag of mushrooms failed to induce any hallucinations This morning we read an effusive article about REM’s performance at Langerado. The writer, Leslie Gray Streeter, described the show as “energetic,” and declared that their ... More >>
By ANDY VIHSTADT Casino King For those of you holding out for the follow-up to LCD Soundsystem's Sound of Silver, Stereogum’s got something to hold you over. The song, “Big Ideas,” will appear in 21, the film adaptation of Ben Mezrich’s Bringing Down the House. The O.S.T. hits stores Mar ... More >>
It's all in the stars.
R.E.M. Live (Warner Bros.)
Our Love to Admire (Capitol)
Talented locals come together in harmony
Some singles are keepers
DVD releases for the week of September 12, 2006
No Word from Tom (Nettwerk)
Punches (Warner Bros.)
Waiting for the Sirens' Call Warner Bros.
White men learned to dance, and the emoting was as thick as the eyeliner on the year's best pop-rock records.
Soft Commands Yep Roc
Around the Sun Warner Bros.
This fan has her own Dashboard Confessional to give
Paul Bettany gets medieval in The Reckoning
Our Song fills the streets of New York with hot, sweaty rhythm
It was only a matter of time before the critics turned on the Crows