One of the standout tracks on Metric's latest entry into their 15-year oeuvre, Synthetica, features vocals by a figure who helped lay the foundation of modern alternative rock, Lou Reed. On "The Wanderlust," a song that arrives close to album's end, the breathy alto of vocalist Emily Haines gives ... More >>
Despite the fact that Gotye had two solo LPs under his belt before releasing last year's Making Mirrors, it wasn't until the Australian released a xylophone-heavy track that he became a household name. This week, "Somebody That I Used to Know" became the year's biggest hit, comfortably spending it ... More >>
Christmas came early indeed. According to a press release sent moments ago to Crossfade, Lenny Kravitz "is pleased to announce dates for his first American tour in five years!" Best of all, dude's got a gig in the Big Mango. The "nearly 20-city tour" kicks off at New York City's Radio City Mu ... More >>
Pop music should have no place in professional sports. But for reasons we'll never understand, the National Football League has a hard-on for Top 40 music. After a string of solid rock acts, the NFL butchered halftime with the Black Eyed Peas last year. And rumor has it, they're ready to do it ... More >>
All photos by Laine Doss The City Hall main dining roomCity Hall, the planned Biscayne Boulevard restaurant, missed its April opening date. Driving by yesterday, we saw a light on...so we parked the car and walked over to find the doors locked but none other than owner Steve Haas behind th ... More >>
If you want to see a sad former(?) drug addict ramble about bizarre delusions of grandeur, you can do it for free on many of South Florida's street corners. Or you can shell out $61 to $102 to see one at the BankAtlantic Center in April. That's right -- Charlie Sheen is bringing My Violent Torped ... More >>
Photo by Butch HoganBright Eyes' Conor Oberst.Finally, an excuse for all you oversensitive indie types to stop being so emo and leave the bedroom for a few hours ... Conor Oberst and Bright Eyes are coming to Miami! In approximately 77 and a half days, the band will kickoff its first tour in thr ... More >>
Here we go. Live-blogging the NFL Draft. Pretty much like watching the draft with someone as losery as yourself. Only on the Internet! This is the first time the NFL Draft is being held in primetime. Because you're not buying enough KFC Double Downs for your fatass kids dammit! Also, tonight is t ... More >>
Photo by John HoodTori Amos performing at the Fillmore Miami Beach Thursday night.Tori AmosThursday, July 29, 2009The Fillmore Miami BeachBetter Than: You can imagine -- twiceHard to say which was better: sitting in the front row next to a dynamite dame for Tori Amos's Fillmore Gleason show, or c ... More >>
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The hullabaloo over Bouley’s Evolution is justified. And then some.
Reggaetoneros Wisin and Yandel have conquered Miami; now it's on to the rest of the nation
Interpol looses Antics and takes on the world
If you weren't at this landmark blues concert, Lightning in a Bottle will do
Funnyman Gallagher gets ambitious
Eisenhower was president, shark-finned Cadillacs ruled the highways, and Miami Beach was the nightlife capital of the Western Hemisphere