Porn stars, purveyors, and fans gathered at the Miami Beach Convention Center for the weekend-long Exxxotica 2012. The event included meet-and-greets with stars, sex seminars, and plenty toys to try out. Some images are NSFW.
Saturday night, the godfather of dubstep, Rusko, shook the Fillmore Miami Beach to its foundation with heavy beats and plenty of wobbly basslines. The British DJ-producer is on tour supporting his latest album, Songs, available now via Mad Decent. Read the review of Rusko at the Fillmore Miami...
As the temperature continues to rise, Wynwood's Second Saturday Art Walk enjoyed a great turnout before the summer heat becomes unbearable. New exhibits included "Clandestine Culture" at Gregg Shienbaum Fine Art and "Hobnobbing at the Garden of Earthly Delights" at Black Square Gallery.
Fanboys and girls gathered at O Cinema for the premiere of Morgan Spurlock's latest documentary Comic-Con Episode IV: A Fan's Hope. The film surveys the scene at the San Diego Comic-Con as it follows five attendees throughout the course of the convention.
Friday, the Eighties were back at Grand Central thanks to a performance from New Wave band A Flock of Seagulls. Local '80s freestyle outfit Erotic Exotic opened the show. Read the review of A Flock of Seagulls at Grand Central here.
It seems there isn't a day that goes by when you don't hear about a hip hop heavyweight or superstar athlete stopping by Miami's King of Diamonds strip club. This week, New Times takes closer look at the club, its Las Vegas owner, manager Disco Rick, and the ladies who rake in thousands of...
English DJ-producer Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs (AKA Orlando Higginbottom) stopped by the Electric Pickle for a live performance. TEED performed a techno-filled, hour-long set at the Pickle's outside patio. Read the review of Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs at the Electric Pickle here.
Saturday, the women who love women gathered at the Surfcomber Hotel for Aqua Girl's Beach House party. The bash was just one of many events happening last week benefiting the Aqua Foundation for Women. The Beach House featured DJs Lisa Pittman amd Tracy Young as well as the Miami Heat Dancers.
On this week's cover, we feature the puppet mastery of Little Havana artist Pablo Cano who creates wondrous marionettes from found materials and objects. Read more on Pablo Cano's puppet burlesque here.
In this week's feature, New Times takes a closer look at the subculture of extreme body modification. With over 122 tattoo parlors in Miami, and 144 more in Broward and Palm Beach, South Florida is hotbed of tattooing culture. But extreme body modifiers still remain part of a true underground...