| Dec 20, 2011
| 5:49 AM
Dr. Sketchy's Anti-Art School
Let's get one thing straight: This won't be a year-ender piece about Art Basel, the greatness that was the 11th annual orgy of international artists converging on Miami Beach for four days of art hysteria, or anything Miami-...
| 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...
| 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,...
| Oct 14, 2012
Festivals are taking over the local music scene this week, starting with the ambitious Hialeah Fest — 43 bands at last count, and possibly more to come. Meanwhile, indie darlings in rock, folk and R&B bring their acts to South Florida's mid-size...
| 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...
| Mar 29, 2012
| 8:33 AM
Los hermanos Garza, mejor conocidos como Los Lonely Boys, han navegado toda su vida entre dos mundos y dos culturas.
Henry, JoJo y Ringo Garza crecieron en el pequeño pueblo de San Angelo, en Texas, escuchando los discos de su padre, los cuales...