Will Hurricane Sandy crash (and/or destroy) your Halloween party this weekend? That remains to be seen, but if you've got weekend plans anywhere in South Florida, it would pay to call ahead to ensure everything is proceeding as planned, as some organizers may pull the plug on events if conditions wo ... More >>
Green Room has quickly established itself as the indie/artsy (dare we say hipster?) spot to go to on any given night of the week. But, on Wednesday night, the venue kicked it up a notch with the debut of Brown Bag Wednesdays, a weekly hip hop party. And to say it went off with a bang is an unders ... 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 >>
Fresh hops: Your other favorite "bud."Unrepentant beer drinkers, rejoice! Each week, Clean Plate Charlie will select one craft or import beer and give you the lowdown on it: How does it taste? What should you drink it with? Where can you find it? But mostly, it's all about the love of the brew. I ... More >>
Courtesy of the Opium GroupIt's been just over 20 years since a one-eyed rapper from the unlikely London neighborhood of South Wimbledon released what would become one of the most pivotal hip-hip albums of all-time. Entitled The Adventures of Slick Rick and featuring the cautionary "A Children's St ... More >>
Scottish indie rock act Bis' overtures were expressed rather neatly in its 1997 single "Tell It to the Kids": "And now, coming through the airwaves into your home/Introducing the new transistor heroes." San Francisco's hey willpower lacks a similar expressive salutation, but it shares Bis' affinity ... More >>
If you like math rock, you'll love math rap
2006 Year-End Music Wrap-Up
Outkast's Depression-era hip-hop musical has a loving respect for the Old South.
A sweltering party for our favorite freak magnet is the season's highlight.
Family Force 5
Redemption wasn't on our minds when we hit the Falcon House
George Clinton and the P-Funk All Stars
The Craft (Anti)
Mark Wahlberg stars in an odd remake that, oddly, isn't so bad
BET comedian hits the Improv
Martin Lawrence in a crappy kid movie? Whassup with that?
This Right Here Is Buck 65 (V2)
It'd Be Cool if this sequel were any good. Too bad it ain't.
The New Danger (Geffen)
Your guide to the festivals, VIP-only events, and block parties of the VMAs
Throw your cans in the air
Throw ya neck out, suckas
Cee-Lo Green Is the Soul Machine (Arista)
Being pierced and tattooed used to be about as sexy as a right uppercut. That was before SuicideGirls came along.
Ranking and filing our Local Top Ten
Speakerboxxx/The Love Below (Arista)
Rosanne Cash is the friend who will say, or sing, what you can't
These are the people in your neighborhood -- and their Top Ten 2002 lists
Africa Raps: Senegal, Mali, and the Gambia (Trikont)
Watermelon, Chicken and Gritz (Atlantic)
Stankonia (Arista Records)