Today, June 1, is the celebrated national doughnut day. While you may think that it's one of those recently made up holidays by some National Doughnut Council, the holiday was actually started in 1938 by the Salvation Army to honor the women who served doughnuts to U.S. soldiers during World W ... More >>
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 >>
Creed's debut album, My Own Prison, will be 15 years old in 2012. To celebrate, the band's playing the record and follow-up Human Clay in full as part of intimate two-night engagements around the country in April and May. Hand-wringing and eye-rolling ensued among those with whom County Grind dis ... More >>
Things are hopefully erring on the verbally vicious side of things for Ludacris and Mike Posner's Red Bull Soundclash event happening New Year's Eve at Bayfront Park in Miami.In a four-round musical battle royale, the two artists will each hustle hard to outdo each other. In general, it feels lik ... More >>
letitflow.comWelsh farmer Ian Neale gives growing advice to Snoop DoggWe love us some Snoop Dogg - from pimping with Katy Perry to smoking large amounts of herb, the man still finds time to tour the world...and personally invite noteworthy individuals via his YouTube channel.Using hashtag #WhenSn ... More >>
Lady Gaga's meat dress is a tasty addition to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland wanted to display Lady Gaga's infamous meat dress for its "Women Who Rock: Vision, Passion, Power" exhibit. Problem is, how do you store and display raw meat for day ... More >>
See what we mean about girls and ice cream? Since the beginning of time and MTV, musicians have known that food translates well into videos - get a sexy girl in cutoffs to eat an ice-cream cone and you've pretty much got a hit. Here are five of the sexiest food-related videos - from ha ... More >>
Alasdair Middleton via Flickr"Yes -- I'm kind of single. Another shot?" I confess, in another life, I moonlighted as a cocktail waitress. But after the fourth drunken grandpa lurched towards my nether regions, and I had to plant my stiletto squarely on his foot, I realized that giving the waitre ... More >>
Fort Lauderdale's live music powerhouse celebrates its fifth.
Mickey Avalon is the club set's unlikely king.
You don't need a half-wit music critic to tell you it's been a remarkable year for America, one historians will be discussing and researching for centuries to come. War, financial collapse, politics, technology: All have been dinner-table topics for many Americans. Racial barriers in 2008 were dem ... More >>
(Insert bad joke about Katy Perry being "hot and cold" about when she wants to play Ft. Lauderdale. )Whatever; the basic facts are thus: Katy Perry was originally scheduled to play Revolution as part of her debut headlining tour on Monday, April 27. That date has now been moved two days later, to We ... More >>
And now it's time for the "I love you like a fat kid loves cake" memorial Worst Lyrics of 2008, March Madness-style tournament, this year a terrifying mélange of appalling oral-sex requests, bargain-bin philosophies, grammatical atrocities, and cringe-inducing pillow talk. To elevate the drama, I ... More >>
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 >>
Pop music often gets a bad rap for being disposable or vapid, and in many cases that's true. (Katy Perry, Danity Kane and the Pussycat Dolls, step right up!) But every year, a few irresistible bits of innovative ear candy rocket up the charts and seep into our subconscious. The following ten singl ... More >>
Fine dining ends not with a bang but a crackle