The Karate Kid

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    Fact: Laidback Luke Is (Literally) a World Champion Kung-Fu Fighter

    Laidback Luke isn't just some international EDM superstar. He's also a kung-fu master. But like all truly dangerous martial artists (and genuinely famous DJ-producers), he prefers to undersell his neck-snapping and ass-kicking skills. "I'm not really a master yet," Luke insists, modestly. "But I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2013

    Cookie Monster Is 007 and the Biscotti Kid: Snack On. Snack Off.

    The 44th season of Sesame Street premiered Monday and the show and its Muppets are still as fresh and topical as the first year they were introduced. For over four decades, the children's show has taught children to read, share their toys, count, and deal with a number of heavy topics like adoption ... More >>

  • Film

    May 30, 2013
  • Blogs

    November 12, 2012

    Ten Worst House Music Videos of All Time

    House rose from the cracks of Chicago's warehouse disco scene to be a global force in music. But just because billions of ears dig this stuff and it changed pop history ... Sometimes, it still sucks. As proof, we here at Crossfade dug up some examples of how stupid it's all gonna look in retrospec ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 23, 2011
  • News

    January 6, 2011
  • Blogs

    January 3, 2011

    A Look Ahead: Riptide Predicts 2011's Biggest Stories

    ​Any two-bit news rag can tell you what happened yesterday. But it takes a truly great publication -- one advertising Asian table massages in its back pages -- to predict the future. We donned our swami's cap and stared long and hard at our 2011 calendar until we started hallucinating. This is wh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 30, 2010

    Miami Heat Had the Best Month Ever

    ​Back in October (when NBA championships are totally decided), ESPN columnist and consummate Heat Dick-Biter, Bill Simmons, wrote that the Big Three's biggest problem will be when they hit the road, because everyone hates them and that makes them all sad: I could see the Heat running the slate [ ... More >>

  • Music

    August 26, 2010
  • Blogs

    August 16, 2010

    10 Songs Men Shouldn't Sing in Public

    Don't get us wrong, we love it when guys, especially big macho meatheads, are caught in public crooning along with Alanis Morrissette's "Ironic," Fiona Apple's "Criminal," or any other song that looks weird coming from a throat with an Adam's apple. But let's be clear. We are laughing at you, not wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2010

    Moving Units: Radio-Active Records' Top 5 Releases for May 4-10

    Flying Lotus: Possibly as bangin' as Sleigh Bells' new album, and actually available in brick and mortar stores​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 ... More >>