Music vet and New Times scribe Lee Zimmerman offers his insights, opinions and observations about the local scene. This week: Two very different backstage scenarios... Considering the fact that this column is called Backstage in South Florida, I found it interesting to note the differences in a p ... More >>
Rappers from this region stepped up their game exponentially, and the entire country responded
H.R. of the Bad Brains is finally merging his two inner voices properly
A changing music industry means business as usual for All That Remains frontman Phil Labonte
An American Idol-style competition goes Haitian for a good cause
No more shucking and jiving for reggae's newest starlet
Do they get any worse than this?
An American Idol reemerges on the stage
A Mad & Faithful Telling (Anti-)
A legitimate soul chanteuse prefers hits to headlines
Can a band reared on indie ethos survive a move to the majors, flak from its fans, and its own emotional upheaval?
George Bush is the devil! Notes from SXSW.
2006 Year-End Music Wrap-Up
Reggae, dancehall, soca... and handicrafts!
Crease Only Human (Whateverman)
A legendary producer wants to make Fort Lauderdale a hit factory
"Weird Al" Yankovic dares to stay stupid
All things, even Bandwidth, must pass
"Art & Jazz on the Avenue" spruces up for Christmas
He's a giant with a giant story to tell about tunes
Dead Prez battles record companies and white power
Record companies haven't made life any easier for Jimmy Eat World
Hollywood music maven Chrystal Hartigan has big plans for the next millennium
Inside the music business with Eric Kline
At his new crib in Miramar, rapper Trick Daddy is smokin'out with his homies. Shows he's keeping it real and... going gold.