The SW Seventh Street location in Fort Lauderdale of Texas Hold 'Em has closed during lease negotiations with the building owner, confirmed Jeremy "Jay" Armstead on the phone this morning. "Texas Hold Em's desire is to open Tapped Out, featuring micro and craft beers, in that location," said Arms ... More >>
William Alexander Chilton, otherwise known simply as Alex Chilton, was born December 28, 1950, and died unexpectedly on March 17, 2010, only a few days prior to a scheduled appearance at SXSW. Although he wasn't always appreciated or even recognized by the masses, he became one of the seminal fig ... More >>
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 >>
A new Bloodshot Records anthology resurrects one of South Florida's most revered rockers
Slayer celebrates its 25th anniversary with a club tour, a Grammy, and not sucking
XTC's Andy Partridge unearths his musical treasure-trove
The Whigs give new meaning to the term frat rock.
The Church returns from the big down under.
DVD chronicles the life of the Minutemen.
The Minus 5 (Yep Roc)
Looking for sustenance, our new nightlife columnist can't find anything without bite marks
Ten albums that'll snap and fizz in your earbuds all winter long
For dance-punkers VHS or Beta, it's lonely being in the lead
That's not the sky falling, just Disney's Chicken Little
Young? Horny? Sensitive? Death Cab for Cutie is your ride into ecstasy.
The North Mississippi Allstars grew up with history. Now they're making it.
"Weird Al" Yankovic dares to stay stupid
Talkie Walkie (Virgin)
KMFDM rails and rhymes against right-wing tyranny
Not filth, broken glass, nor flames can slow these Black Lips
The left, turning right, was plain wrong
The Remote Part (Capitol)
Rosanne Cash is the friend who will say, or sing, what you can't
Make the Cowboy Robots Cry (Sub Pop EP)
What's love got to do with the wistful, indie-rocking Now It's Overhead?
Eric Alexandrakis's pop music remains eternally optimistic -- in sickness and in health
When Cowboy Mouth's Fred LeBlanc speaks out on self-empowerment, audiences listen
Look out, South by Southwest; here comes South Florida!
Kevin Welch, Counting Crows, Bryan Ferry
Bringing Out the Dead