Ladies and gentleman, it's Grammy night. Here on County Grind, we're doing something a little extra special for it. That's right, we're live blogging all the shenanigans. Are you an Adeleophile? Or are you totally over her? Are you just as confused as we are about this "Dance/Electronica" segment ... More >>
Michael Stipe helped define the sound of college radio's first big star, the now-retired R.E.M., with a vocal approach that was often all but incomprehensible and decidedly detached. Although he turns 51 today (January 4) and later refined his style somewhat as his lyrics became more socially and ... More >>
Well, I stopped by the new World of Beer (101 Clematis St., 561-833-3325) in West Palm the other day, and though the space itself is not as large as you might expect, a more accurate name for it might be An Infinite Universe of Suds from Here to Jupiter and Beyond. With some 500 different b ... More >>
The 15 minutes of that fat, stupid, ugly bird bred to have tits bigger than Dolly Parton's are almost upon us, so you may be reasonably wondering what else to do with the Thanksgiving turkey besides jamming it in the oven to slowly incinerate while consuming immoderate amounts of alcohol and watc ... More >>
What kind of song do you need this Valentine's Day?
Sensory overload and fruity cocktails provide the cure for what makes us blue.
It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again. BILLY JOEL The Stranger (Columbia/Legacy) As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, rock. "Scene ... More >>
Exceptional new albums you should check out that reside well below the surface...
Miami's resident road master
New Art Expressions Offers Some Gems in Mixed Show
Heartbreaker's Hall of Fame (Self-released)
The HorrorPops' lead freak in uniform sets things straight.
Red, White & Bluegrass Festival
There's no excuse for the nastiness we found in a local biker magazine
Europimp Tonino Carotone believes Another World Is Possible.
Talkin' Pagan Christs with Glenn Danzig.
Live and Well (Sugar Hill)
Strife at swimming's prime shrine threatens to wash away a local icon
John Zieba & Cliff Mulcahy
Ranking and filing our Local Top Ten
Resurrecting a Fort Lauderdale icon
Halos & Horns (Sugar Hill)
Baz Luhrmann makes movies--and audiences--in his own image
Moulin Rouge thrusts forth a deliciously garish Paris
Aiming for a familiar audience, the films of summer hope for more hits than misses
Next thing you know, those meddling kids will be eating ice cream in the streets!
Big Mon: The Songs of Bill Monroe (Skaggs Family Records)
A Closer Walk With Patsy Cline
Megasex Adult Emporium
September 17 - 23, 1998