| Jun 12, 2012
| 1:31 PM
There are certain rockers who define the beat of the heartland. John Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen and Neil Young are prime examples of musicians who have achieved that concept. Kurt Neumann of the BoDeans also belongs on that list. As frontman of the...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 10:57 AM
The rock band BoDeans rocked the Culture Room on June 15, 2012 to promote their new album "American Made," which embraces the title "roots rock."
Kurt Neumann, the lead singer and song writer for the BoDeans, said he tried to capture the...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 9:27 AM
The Dirty Projectors, the experimental indie-rock sextet that recreated Black Flag’s “Damaged” in 2007, will bring its fuzzy guitar riffs and harmonized chants to the Culture Room Tuesday, August 7. The band’s latest album, “...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 8:22 PM
The days of Langerado are long-gone and, possibly, not returning. South Florida's campground hippies have had to trek to Wanee to see their jam bands, funky folk acts and renegade female poets.
That is, until Ani DiFranco, the righteous babe herself,...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:35 PM
After a decade performing for a rabid, nationwide jam-band fan base, particularly enthusiastic in South Florida, Perpetual Groove is down to its final six concerts, and Matt McDonald is feeling a familiar sense of excitement.
“It’s hard to...
| 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...
| Feb 7, 2013
| 4:44 AM
When the 2013 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue is published on Tuesday, Nina Agdal will be as anxious as you are to see the cover. She may be on it.
If so, it will not be the only thing she has in common with last year’s wildly popular cover...
| Feb 14, 2013
| 10:27 AM
Why would you leave the house to watch a movie anymore? Here are a few reasons: The Frank Theatres CineBowl and Grille making its weekend debut at Delray Marketplace (14775 Lyons Road) is a 70,000-square-foot entertainment complex that takes “...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:02 AM
Penn Jillette is, famously, not a religious man, but his visit to South Florida for performances at the Hard Rock this weekend is a pilgrimage of sorts.
“Without Randi, there would be no Penn & Teller,” says the magician, author and star...
| Jan 14, 2013
| 11:42 AM
Back from the sea are the jam bands and funkmakers of last week's Jam Cruise: Femi Kuti brings the Afrobeat of his Positive Force to Grand Central tonight at 8 ($33, GrandCentralMiami.com), and English reggae will blast through the Culture Room at the...
| Dec 30, 2012
The Bright Light Social Hour's high-energy electro-jam rock hasn't been around for long, but the Texas quartet's sound finds an audience in fans of psychedelic rock and jam bands such as Umphrey's McGee. BLSH opened for Umphrey's Friday in Atlanta, but...