Over the weekend, liberal media types coast to coast suffered jags of anxiety after the New York Times reported that Charles and David Koch -- AKA the billionaire Jagger and Richards of the Tea Party agenda -- are eyeing a new shiny toy: the troubled Tribune Co., the parent behind eight of the count ... More >>
On the heels of the Miami Marlins' trading away Hanley Ramirez to the Dodgers and Anibal Sanchez to the Tigers and working on a possible deal to send Josh Johnson to the Rangers comes a Forbes report that the Fish are on pace to set the record for drawing the fewest fans to a first-year ballpark sin ... More >>
Black Eyed Peas With Cee Lo Green, Jason DeRulo, T-Pain, Sean Kingston, Flo Rida, DJ Smiley, and host Queen Latifah Sun Life Stadium, Miami Wednesday, November 23, 2011For a slide show from the concert, click here. Better than: Listening to the radio. The idea of an all-star lineup to support ... More >>
Flickr: Jazmin MillionFlo RidaTwo of South Florida's most powerful industries -- sex and hip-hop -- are collaborating. Yesterday, Miami-based hip-hop star Flo Rida released the video for his song "Touch Me" on a risque website based in Boca Raton: AdultFriendFinder.com.The site is owned by Pentho ... More >>
Adventures in nightlife can be found at Exit 66.
Kicking the soundtrack for America's Backyard.
This tat expo features sounds besides buzzing needles
Madball (photo via the band's Myspace page)Beyond the unending, dentist-office-like whir of hundred of tattoo needles buzzing on and off, the Miami Tattoo Expo will feature another soundtrack -- an impressive lineup of local and national musical acts. While other South Florida tattoo conventions h ... More >>
The best local albums of 2008
Rappers from this region stepped up their game exponentially, and the entire country responded
Rick Ross, Flo Rida, Brisco, Jazmine Sullivan, Busta Rhymes, and more. Tuesday, December 16, 2008Cafe IguanaBetter Than: Watching BET's 106 & ParkPower 96 does not like to be showed up. Last weekend, much attention was paid to Y-100's annual Jingle Ball concert, and their star studded line-up of ... More >>
Many of today's hip-hop personalities and R&B royalty would have fans believe they've got the genuine Midas touch, but few in recent years can truly back that claim up. The Tallahassee-born T-Pain, however, is one of these chosen few. It's no wonder Akon snatched him up for his own imprint, Kon ... More >>
Café Iguana's office party puts the mas in Christmas
As I was cruising the blogosphere over the weekend, I came across an interesting story that definitely caught me by surprise. MTV, home to all things exploitive and pop, just held their first annual African Music Awards in Abuja, Nigeria this past Saturday. It's a move that could bolster more visibi ... More >>
Its all about the 360, baby.
Is Miami rapper Punchanello punching out?
Taking a look at some of the most buzzed-about albums of the year
How they define the heartland on Broward Boulevard
Mail on Sunday (Atlantic)
Pop star Sean Kingston hopes the party's just begun