• Drakulas

    Drakulas

    Raw Wave (Dirtnap). Review by Jen Cray.

  • The Fest 14

    The Fest 14

    You may not expect it from a 3 day punk rock festival over Halloween weekend, but THE FEST — as Jen Cray found out — feels like a gigantic hug!

  • The Fest 14

    Gainesville, Florida’s annual punk rock makeover, THE FEST, returns for its 14th year.

  • The Fest 14

    The Fest 14

    Gainesville, Florida’s annual punk rock makeover, THE FEST, returns for its 14th year.

  • Made Violent

    Made Violent

    Made Violent (Startime International/Columbia). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers can always be counted on to give fans a live music aurogasm, and Jen Cray can always be counted on to cheer them on whenever they play her hometown.

  • Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers

    The Wolf You Feed (Volcom). Review by Jen Cray.

  • High Tension Wires

    High Tension Wires

    Welcome New Machine (Dirtnap). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Cobra Skulls

    Cobra Skulls

    American Rubicon (Red Scare). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers

    Packing enough punk ‘n’ roll to wake up a sleepy Florida Friday afternoon, Riverboat Gamblers plowed through a matinee set at The Social that left Jen Cray sweaty and smiling.

  • The Frantic

    The Frantic

    Jen Cray gets a peek at Ian Farnesi‘s real, live blood during The Frantic‘s Orlando debut.

  • Incommunicado

    Incommunicado

    Losing Daylight (A-F Records). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers are, according to Jen Cray, the best punk rock band to come along in the last decade. When she heard they were in Orlando with Strike Anywhere, she skipped out on the last day of the Langerado Festival to catch their set.

  • The Country Slashers

    The Country Slashers

    Orlando has got a punk scene that most don’t even realize exists. The Country Slashers are one of the best to occupy this eclectic underground world of rowdy rock ‘n’ roll. Jen Cray caught up with them at The Social, alongside another pair of eye opening local acts.

  • Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

    Joan Jett & the Blackhearts

    WMMO 98.9, Orlando’s soft rock radio station, puts on free concerts a few times a year as a “thanks for listening” for its listeners. To close out 2007, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts took over the grassy knoll in front of city hall much to the excitement of Jen Cray.

  • High Tension Wires

    High Tension Wires

    Midnight Cashier (Dirtnap). Review by Jen Cray.

  • The Frantic

    The Frantic

    Audio & Murder (Sinister Muse). Review by Jen Cray.

  • Interpol

    Interpol

    Interpol may not be the most exciting live band on the planet, but Jen Cray is hooked on their music deeply enough to keep going back for more.

  • Riverboat Gamblers

    Riverboat Gamblers

    The first ever Volcom Tour brought co-headliners Riverboat Gamblers and Valient Thorr to Orlando, along with label mates Totimoshi and ASG. This was exactly the kind of show Jen Cray had been waiting for.

  • Born To Lose

    Born To Lose

    Sweet Misery (Sailor’s Grave). Review by Jen Cray.

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