â€‹South Florida's next big breakout act, Blonds, is a funny example of how a little mistake in the internet age can translate to acclaim, label interest, and opportunities very, very quickly. Of course, a cute girl singer with a distinctive voice -- backed by some pretty sweet songwriting -- helps ... More >>
Concert review: Dexter Romweber and Ben Prestage at Propaganda.
If you read Crossfade or New Times at all, you'll know that John Hood is a regular contributor (and a regular man-about-town). But long ago, before I was his "boss" (although nobody is really the Hood's boss), I happened upon one of his Thug Sinatra evenings, then at the old Harrison's steak restau ... More >>
The Postmarks leave their stamp with a new album and prove they're more than one-hit wonders
Breaking down the genius behind My Blueberry Nights' soundtrack.
Juno: Music From the Motion Picture (Rhino)
Blue Note Records moves north and burrows in
After years as an underground MC hero, El-P drops a sonic bomb that will rock your world
The Greatest (Matador)
The Brave and the Bold (Overcoat Recordings)
White People (Atlantic)
Hoping she doesn't break down this time around
Rosanne Cash is the friend who will say, or sing, what you can't
You Are Free (Matador)
Stranahan House says “Folk You!” to a proposed condo development
For South Florida's independent concert promoters, bringing cool music to town can be a losing proposition