- Staff Picks
- June 17, 2021
New Long Leg (4AD). Review by Julius C. Lacking.
A Day to Remember finally bring their Self Help Festival to their home state and Vanna Porter couldn’t be happier to attend.
The Fest isn’t just another music festival, it’s a community — one that Jen Cray is happily a part of.
The annual festival that Punkifies a college town is back, in its 15th year!
Warped Tour 2016
The 2016 Vans Warped Tour lineup was announced as a live webcast from Winter Park’s Full Sail University. Jen Cray was there to catch the mystery bands on the bill, as much as to learn the lineup.
American Idle 7″ (Fat Wreck Chords). Review by Jen Cray.
The first ever Orlando Calling Festival set up camp on a picture-perfect Central Florida fall day. Jen Cray parked it on the lawn amid tens of thousands of music fans and absorbed.
Encores at tiny punk rock shows?! They’re rare, but Jen Cray and a whole bunch of hungry fans dug this one.
Forever For Hire (Stomp Records). Review by Jen Cray.
Dream Home (No Idea). Review by Jen Cray.
The ever mighty Valient Thorr returns to Orlando to slay the crowd, Jen Cray included, once more.
Less Than Jake has been riding the third wave of ska for fifteen years. Jen Cray was there at the start, and she’s still turning up at their shows so many years later.
GNV FLA (Sleep It Off). Review by Jen Cray.
The Van’s Warped Tour may still be selling out shows all over the country after 14 years of wreaking havoc in the summertime, but Jen Cray wonders where the innovative music has gone.
Philly fans braced the heat to catch their favorite Gainesville rockers, Less than Jake. Brittany Sturges sees what the fuss is about.
One Small Step For Landmines (Civil Defense League). Review by Jen Cray.
Beijing to Boston (Bad News). Review by Jen Cray.
The Warped Tour brings its annual circus of misfits and mayhem to Orlando. Jen Cray experiences the overindulgence of noise, colors, crowds, heat… and torrential rain.
What’s the difference between young bands and old bands, and why would you want to be one and not the other? Lynn Wallace talks to Allister and finds out.