| Sep 13, 2014
Jay Jones' first love was the drums. He was given his first set as a child when his parents tired of his beating on everything to create rhythms.
The relationship didn't last long. While playing drums at church, Jones couldn't keep his eyes off of...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Papadosio: The four-man group, whose sound is a mix of psychedelia, folk and electronica, will perform 8 Friday at the Culture Room (3045 N. Federal Highway, Fort Lauderdale) as part of their Imaginal Cells tour. Expect to hear songs from the album "To...
| May 28, 2014
| 1:46 PM
In a Drive-By Truckers song, a bad thing will happen to a good person as often as a good person will do a bad thing. A tornado pulls a man through a window. A fed-up farmer murders a banker and buries him in a sinkhole. A groom elopes with the maid of...
| Aug 9, 2014
Kaoru Ishibashi adopted the stage name Kishi Bashi when he started his solo career and was looking for a fresh start.
"I wanted to kind of present myself as someone who's not just a singer and songwriter, but also more like an entity, or even like...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 8:01 AM
Whether in a cartoony red-and-blue Super Mario costume bouncing around the Miami Heat’s “Harlem Shake” video or in his work clothes stepping in for a cramping LeBron James as a savior in Game 4 of last year’s NBA Finals, the...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Emily Saliers say her Indigo Girls bandmate, Amy Ray, is her polar opposite, but that their mismatched styles make for great music.
Since 1985, the two folksingers have produced such hits such as "Closer to Fine," "Shame on You" and "Hammer and Nail."...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 5:26 AM
We’ve got nothing against DJs. We’ve got friends who are DJs. I think my son’s old orthodontist used to be a DJ. But, man, you can’t turn around without tripping over one this week. Here’s some stuff to do that has nothing to...
| Jun 9, 2013
The Songwriters Showcase returns to the Broward Center this Monday, featuring Roger Houdaille of local indie-rock band Ex Norwegian and other homegrown acts. Admission is $10, and a cash bar will be available, should anyone on the lineup rank below your...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 6:09 AM
Wine specials: Lots of restaurants offer wine deals, but starting this week through Aug. 25, everything on the wine list at Macaroni Grill is half price. Everything. There are some decent bottles regularly priced at $28 (now $14) and many glasses...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:14 PM
Summer is the perfect time to grab your surfboard, hit the beach, sip on a frozen cocktail and listen to some laid-back tunes. That's just what musician and surfer Donavon Frankenreiter must have had in mind when he wrote his fifth album, "Start Livin.'...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 5:44 AM
This is exactly how it’s supposed to work: the Funky Buddha Brewery opens along the FEC tracks in Oakland Park in June, its made-right-in-the-other-room craft beers and food-truck friends attracting the bearded and the pierced, the musical and the...