Did you ever walk into an Applebee's, enticed by the cool sexy drawl of actor (and spokesperson) John Corbett, only to find you'd love to chat with the person enjoying his Two for Twenty combo dinner? Well, you're in luck, because the "neighborhood" dining chain has launched WhatsApplebee's, a ne ... More >>
Super Bowl Sunday is upon us. May we suggest subbing out the pre-game show with a movie? Actually, it's not just any movie. It's a movie about one man's search for the best chicken wings in America -- our favorite kind of movie. The Great Chicken Wing Hunt is the story of journalist Matt Reynolds. ... More >>
The next time you want to cook something healthy, plant-based and animal-free, why not download an app to help you get delicious recipes in a hurry? Thanks to Sheri Grooms, and her newly-released app known as veganNOMMs, you can get easy vegan recipes downloaded right to your phone. The app, which ... More >>
It's nothing new, but technology is changing the way we do everything. We order cabs via apps, follow directions through our cell phones' GPS, find recipes online -- you could probably go on forever. Now, a new website and app, CityEats, by the Food Network has brought restaurant dining reservation ... More >>
There are moments, in between stories detailing FAU's most recent gaffe or a fresh Floriderp, that we stop for a moment and wonder. What's happened to Loki Boy?
If you've been procrastinating about Valentine's Day and are about to just shove an ITunes Gift Card and a candy heart into a bag and call it a day, Pizza Hut may just be your saving grace. They've come up with a new promotion guaranteed to send your lover into a swoon -- provided he or she loves t ... More >>
One of the best/worst jobs I ever held down as a high school student was slinging Blizzards and Peanut Buster Parfaits at a Dairy Queen in Lapeer, Michigan, in the late '90s. Some aspects of the gig sucked pretty hard -- like the time a grumpy, grown-ass adult literally threw something at my 15-year ... More >>
For quite some time now, Jack White has been busting his bum to produce the music of, and thus blow up the careers of, quality musicians through Third Man Records. He's worked with a range of talent from the Queen of Rockabilly Wanda Jackson to South Florida's Jacuzzi Boys. White also spent ... More >>
A hot dog may be the perfect beach lunch. And since the weather has been so lovely, you too may be craving one. Hot dogs are a dish that South Florida does well, as shown by the range of Broward and Palm Beach offerings, which Clean Plate Charlie has grouped by category. As usual, shout out what ... More >>
Some people reading that headline will probably think they've stumbled upon the ultimate pop song. (Especially Grammy voters.) Yes, Train is back with a brand-new invention, "Drive-By," and it should be nearly as beguiling as their comeback single "Hey Soul Sister" was a couple years ago. Unfor ... More >>
It won't be long before Black Friday and Cyber Monday are joined by Overdraft Tuesday and Refinance Wednesday and Bankruptcy Thursday, so it's grand that our corporate parent today offers up a Daily Deal that we can endorse. eMusic is like the iTunes for vinyl enthusiasts. Although some of its in ... More >>
theoatmeal.comIt's great when restaurants have websites. Makes life easier than trudging through a thicket of Yelps or merry bands of Advising Tripsters. But just because an eatery has some HTML skills doesn't mean they have to use them. The Oatmeal has identified some of the worst trai ... More >>
Time To Engage UsA new wave of how local government works with people in communities around the nation is happening. In several large metropolitan areas such as San Francisco, New York, and Seattle, mobile phone applications that allow users to submit trouble reports to municipalities for repair ... More >>
With retro cool, the Postmarks' sophomore album swift-kicks the slump cliché.
SP Global Radio is a weekly show on www.miamibeatz.com hosted by local DJs JD and Rob Solomon. With over 2,000 iTunes podcast downloads per week, they are now hitting the airwaves with their eclectic mix of underground EDM. Tune in for their exclusive weekly broadcasts where you will hear everythi ... More >>
Songs to be thankful for during the holiday
One day, every song ever recorded will fit into your pocket -- but will you listen to any of them?
Boca's Cat Shell channels a classic sound with soul and savvy
100 Days, 100 Nights (Daptone)
A toddler and her dad road-test alt lullabies
Another payola settlement promises us better, braver radio. Let's not get too excited just yet.
A smoldering noise conference screeches into Miami
Eternal Pyre (American Recordings)
Willie Nelson goes gay (for a song).
The Brave and the Bold (Overcoat Recordings)
Feels (Fat Cat)
Demon Days (Virgin)