Rip Van Winkle

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Ten Walking Raver Cliches You Meet at Ultra Music Festival

    Ravers are like snowflakes, right? Wrong. It's actually not uncommon to find two (or twelve) who look (and sometimes behave) almost exactly alike. In fact, we here at Crossfade have spent a lot of time wandering around EDM fests in a state of perpetual déjà vu, encircled by thousands of party pe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    Yardbird's Pappy Van Winkle: Does This Beach Eatery Have Best Bourbon?

    Pappy Van Winkle is undeniably the "it" spirit. Distilled in Frankfort, Kentucky, these America spirits are rare, expensive, and the drink of choice of celebrity chefs like Anthony Bourdain, Sean Brock, and Mario Batali. The bourbons, which are rated near perfect by Wine Enthusiast magazine and T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2010

    Food Arts Magazine: Clueless In Miami

    ​Looks like Food & Wine isn't the only national culinary magazine that has trouble locating Miami on the map. The latest issue of Food Arts (April 2010), a glossy industry publication "at the restaurant and hotel forefront", reports two exciting new Miami restaurant openings: Pacific Time debu ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 21, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 6, 2009

    Miami Sports Agent Returns after Cuban Prison Term

    When Miami sports agent Juan Ignacio Hernandez Nodar, 51, flew into Miami Friday after spending 13 years in a Cuban jail, he felt a bit like Rip Van Winkle. The small children he had left behind were all grown up and Miami had sprouted a new skyline.Hernandez, who tried to help Orlando "El Duque Her ... More >>

  • Film

    April 26, 2007

    Strange Fruit

    Take that, Anita Bryant! The Miami Gay & Lesbian Film Festival is reclaiming the orange

  • Music

    November 21, 2002

    Chediak Comeback

    The frustrated filmmaker and musician finds fulfillment in the recording studio

  • News

    March 29, 2001

    They Got Sammy

    He was a street philosopher, a crusader, a gambler, and the unofficial mayor of Hialeah's black ghetto. Now he's gone to prison, and he's not coming back.

  • Music

    July 20, 2000

    Doing It Again

    Steely Dan drags 1970s rock into the 2000s

  • Film

    May 1, 1997