Each year 'round the holidays, Crossfade readies itself to receive an influx of letters from Miami-Dade County hip-hop heads asking the one question that plagues rap fans around the country: What should we stuff our favorite rapper's stocking with this year?
Well, rather than replying to each let ... More >>
A Texas woman claims in a lawsuit that Carnival Cruise Lines was not only responsible for the death of her husband after he fell overboard last September, but also slandered her family by telling the media that he had committed suicide.
Clint Markham, who died after falling off a Carnival cruise sh ... More >>
Wynwood Interactive Shots Bar Coming SoonWhen Shots Miami postponed its coming-soon party because of that pesky Tropical Storm Debby, I was kind of heartbroken. After all, I really wanted to experience this bar where you're made to dress in character or perform an action while downing neon-colored s ... More >>
Don't worry, Marc Sarnoff. We're just not all cut out for show business.
The City of Miami's most frenetically incompetent commissioner -- he of the pop-up pedophile-thwarting parks, a personal arsenal of firearms, and lies about his family lineage -- noticed that South Florida is finally becoming ... More >>
Every Friday, Riptide brings you the most eye-catching mugshots taken the previous week (or thereabouts) in Miami-Dade County. Yes, there is some mockery of bad neck tattoos, but also adulation directed at perps who just plain look more badass than we ever will. This is the italicized intro to th ... More >>
Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking
madness once made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech,
gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke
expresses his anger at the guy who inspired Jerry Maguire.So-called sports superagent Drew
Rosenhaus has made millions of ... More >>
In many ways, 2011 was a great one for movies. Some really good films came out this year -- some
that broke the mold and swirled genres together in unprecedented ways.
Several icons of the movie world made remarkable contributions that
should be mentioned at the year's close. On the other hand, y ... More >>
Wanna know a dirty little secret? Those expensive knives and pans you buy at the mall aren't worth the scratch. For huge savings on kitchen equipment and unique items you won't find at your usual kitchenware store, hit "Restaurant Supply Row" on N. Miami Ave. just north of the Dolphin Expressway. As ... More >>
Photo by Jacob KatelNot an actual club, but a film set for Rock of Ages.If you haven't noticed yet, a Tower Records has popped up on North Miami Avenue and 14th Street.
But before you head over hoping to by the new Britney Spears album, we have some bad news. It's a fake. A little bit of movie ... More >>
This is what happens at an Alukard show.Just because Miami doesn't have any alternative music on the radio, it doesn't mean the city isn't producing radio-worthy rock.
Alukard has been making the 305 headbang since forming in 2003. And now with its freshly digitized (iTunes, Amazon, CD Baby) se ... More >>
Lil Jon acting a fool with DJ Irie.Catch phrases are awesome.
Just imagine life without that burger-loving old lady's "Where's the beef?" or Tom Cruise's "Show me the money!" You drop those quotes anywhere in the world and there's a good chance people will get the reference.
But here's our p ... More >>
The Bourbon Room?A few years ago, Jason Handelsman wrote: "The outskirts of Miami's Overtown hood are becoming a gentrified version of the Sunset Strip in LA." And now it's actually happened.
New Line Cinema is shooting the film adaptation of a hit Broadway musical called Rock Of Ages entirely ... More >>
Uncle Luke, the man whose booty-shaking madness once made the U.S. Supreme Court stand up for free speech, gets as nasty as he wants to be for Miami New Times. This week, Luke debunks rumors spread on blogs and YouTube that Jay-Z is down with the Illuminati.People who depict Jay-Z as a devil-wors ... More >>
Photo by Ian WitlenClick here to view photos from Black Kids at the Vagabond.Black Kids
With Pop Glow
The Vagabond, Miami
Friday, July 2, 2010
Better than: Dancing in your underwear a 'la Tom Cruise in Risky Business -- hey, we know you've all done it.
The first room at the Vagabo ... More >>
Joel McHale loves pussy. And
not just the kind that sits in front of a plate of sauce-free
spaghetti, but also the kind that belongs to his wife. That way, when
it gets stung by a bee in the park while she's pregnant, he can totally
use the story as material for his stand-up.Just like he did
last Sa ... More >>