| Aug 31, 2013
When Ivan Neville and his band Dumpstaphunk headline the B.E. Easy Music and Arts Festival on Saturday, they will come bearing some funky syncopation, socially conscious messages and a stage ritual that may be apt for the occasion.
"We bring a song...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 7:19 AM
For Stout Sports Bar and Grille owner Simon Kearney, there’s no time like now to raise money for the fight against breast cancer — or to raise a blazing pink, 28-foot LED cherry blossom tree outside his Oakland Park pub.
Kearney, who has two...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 4:43 AM
Former Miami Heat star Shaquille O’Neal doesn’t miss many slam dunks. Nana Meriwether is a slam dunk, and Shaq missed it.
Meriwether, who will travel from her home in New York to take part in the fifth annual Wild Fox Model Beach...
| Nov 6, 2013
This has been a banner year for the Suicide Girls, the popular squad of tattooed and pierced women who pose nude on their adults-only website, SuicideGirls.com. This year, they redesigned their website of pinup photos, blogs and camaraderie, and...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 6:41 AM
Doug Stanhope: If you're looking for a clean-shaven Jerry Seinfeld type, Stanhope ain't it. Along with a 5 o'clock shadow, a tumbler of bourbon neat and a bald girlfriend named Bingo, the comedian and onetime Libertarian presidential candidate will...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 7:47 AM
Along with music from his long-awaited and well-received solo album, "The Messenger," the guitarist and songwriter who kept Morrissey's brooding gloom from collapsing under its own weighty self-indulgence has been offering several Smiths classics on his...
| 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,...
| Aug 12, 2011
| 10:20 AM
You have your pick: Perpetual Groove or Perpetual Groove. The Athens, Ga.-based jam band with a big South Florida following will perform over two nights at Fort Lauderdale’s Culture Room, with local favorite Aquaphonics opening both shows. For a...
| 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, “...
| May 11, 2011
| 8:15 AM
WEDNESDAY 11: BRUNO MARS AND JANELLE MONAE
Last month, the hip-pop producer Bruno Mars (above) joined Oprah, Sting and Mark Zuckerberg on Time's list of the 100 most-influential people in the world. Why? Besides writing “Fuck You!” with Cee Lo...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 11:44 AM
Italy's Caparezza will perform at Hit Week
THURSDAY 13: ENRIQUE MARTINEZ CELAYA: SCHNEEBETT
Billed as “a major installation inspired by Ludwig van Beethoven’s convalescence and death in Vienna, Austria in 1827,” Schneebett was created...