| Jul 12, 2011
| 1:28 PM
THURSDAY 14: RIHANNA
it's hard to believe that it was just half a decade ago that Rihanna was being written off as a Beyoncé clone, just a cookie-cutter knockoff formed in a kitchen run by Chef Jay-Z over at Def Jam. Good Girl Gone Bad and the short,...
| 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...
| Sep 22, 2011
| 6:01 AM
Zach Deputy has swiftly carved out a name on the festival circuit, where his reggae-tinged, loop-heavy one-man-band has had the kids twirling and the hula hoops spinning. Deputy himself calls his sound “island-infused, drum 'n' bass, gospel-ninja-...
| 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...
| 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 17, 2012
| 10:25 AM
The Kravis Center will get festive tonight with a performance by contemporary gospel singers performing "The Colors of Christmas" at 7:30 p.m. Peabo Bryson, James Ingram, Marilyn McCoo, Billy Davis Jr. and Stephanie Mills will perform Christmas classics...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 1:31 PM
South Florida bars have turned Mayan in the face of the ancient Central American expiration date for the planet.
On Friday, Dec. 21, Tap 42 will tap a keg of Unibroue's La Fin Du Monde triple golden ale to wave the Earth goodbye. (Facebook.com) The...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 6:29 AM
Lotta talk these days about Bolon Yokte, the Mayan god in charge of bad things, including war, conflict, the underworld and “Gangnam Style.” It is Yokte, as he is known among the wags knocking ’em back most nights at Red’s in...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 7:15 PM
When your goal is worldwide domination, you gotta do what you gotta do. For Pitbull, hardcore Miami Heat fan, that means getting in bed (figuratively speaking) with Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban.
“Yeah, we don’t talk about that,”...
| 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...
| 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...