• Blogs

    October 6, 2014

    III Points Festival 2014's Music Set Times

    III Points, three days. The second annual edition of Wynwood's music, art, and tech fest has finally made the big reveal of its 2014 music sked. Day by day. Hour by hour. So snatch up some last-minute tix. And check the cut for III Points' music set times. See also: Win Free Passes for III Points ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2014

    III Points 2014's Activation Schedule

    The hour of III Points is almost upon us. Soon, Wynwood will be a mass of hipsters, artists, thinkers, musicians, geeks, freaks, and confused passerby. The whole 'hood will come alive with discussion, live drawing, video games, bleepy-bloops, and the best looks we've been hiding in our closets unt ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2014

    III Points Festival 2014 Lineup Additions: RJD2, Bob Moses, DJ Tennis, Ten Others

    Three months till III Points. For the second straight year, Wynwood's homegrown music, art, and technology festival will flood its native hood with stellar bands and solo acts, street artists and performance types, tech startups and hacktivists. Obviously, though, we here at Crossfade are most hyp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 4, 2013

    Basel 2013: Wednesday Party Guide

    Whoa, guys. Basel hasn't even officially begun. And we here at Crossfade are already hungover. Even though the actual art fair opens tomorrow, the cruising and boozing and schmoozing's been in full effect since Monday afternoon, when the early-bird, invite-only charity fundraisers starting serving ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2013

    Five Best Concerts in Miami This Week

    Once a year, art aficionados and music junkies alike swarm the streets of the Magic City for Art Basel Miami Beach. You know, that mega "arty party" where the entire city becomes an artistic and musical masterpiece showcasing work from some of the world's most talented creatives? And while art ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2013

    Art Basel Miami Beach 2013 Party Guide

    Sure, there's plenty of art to be seen during Art Basel Miami Beach, er, Art Basel in Miami Beach. But, let's be honest: You're in Miami. You aren't looking to spend your entire day at the convention center or inside some tent. You want to make irresponsible decisions once the Miami sun goes down. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Lights Out Festival With Felix Da Housecat, RJD2, Felix Cartal in Miami, July 21

    See also "Lights Out Festival Promises 'a Jaw-Dropping Experience.'" Lights Out Festival With Felix Da Housecat, RJD2, Felix Cartal, and others Soho Studios, Miami Saturday, July 21, 2012 Better Than: Sitting at home, playing with your finger gloves. For their first proper party, the guys behin ... More >>

  • Music

    July 19, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 9, 2012

    Lights Out Festival Promises "It's Going to Be Just a Jaw-Dropping Experience"

    "We realized there was a problem in Miami," says Jeremie Akiba, who runs Dementia Events with Jeremy Carpenter. "All of the artists that come to South Florida cost an arm and a leg to go see. So we wanted to produce an affordable music festival for the masses, along with an opportunity of seeing a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2011

    Bardot Announces Living Room Sessions Series Lineup

    Junior Boys play Bardot's Living Room Session on October 6.​Miami's live music scene is on the up-and-come. And in particular, one Midtown lounge is really stepping it up by bringing some of the most diverse acts in indie pop, hip-hop, and chillwave to the 305. Bardot recently announced the Thur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2009

    Phish Afterparties at White Room With Break Science, Boombox, and EOTO

    Not to be outdone, White Room is hosting its own special events today through Wednesday, courtesy of Glitterglu Productions and Under One Beat Entertainment. The stand of shows  is called "Black Curtains at the White Room," and are all electronic gigs -- the flyer bills the series as nights of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2008

    Rapper Camu Tao Passes Away at Age 30

    Hip-hop artist Camu Tao, known for his membership in acclaimed underground assemblies MHz, S.A. Smash, the Nighthawks, and the Weathermen, passed away Sunday afternoon after a two-year battle with lung cancer. Born Tero Smith, he was two weeks shy of his 31st birthday. In his hometown of Columbus, ... More >>

  • Music

    January 3, 2008

    2007 Music Year in Review

    It's all in the stars.

  • Music

    July 6, 2006

    Weather Underground

    The Storm Tour concentrates on consciousness

  • Music

    March 9, 2006
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    February 2, 2006


    Magnificent City (Project Blowed)

  • Music

    December 15, 2005

    The Independent Juxtaposition

    Def Jux reasserts its status as this decade's most important independent hip-hop label

  • Music

    September 22, 2005


    Hell's Winter (Def Jux)

  • Music

    May 26, 2005

    Made from Scratch

    How do you build a successful label like Rhymesayers? One good album at a time

  • Year End

    December 23, 2004

    On the Down-Low

    Shovel away all that Usher, Prince and Lil Jon you've been jamming and dig this year's buried black-music treasures.

  • Music

    September 23, 2004


    Florida Big Dada

  • Music

    May 20, 2004


    Since We Last Spoke (Definitive Jux)

  • Music

    April 22, 2004

    Vast Aire

    Look Mom ... No Hands (Chocolate Industries)

  • Music

    November 13, 2003

    Fabled Aesop

    The rhymes are strange and the beats are bleak, but Aesop Rock insists that his latest is anything but experimental

  • Music

    November 6, 2003


    One A.M. (Chocolate Industries)