On a hot summer night, Bush plays to a sold out arena in Tampa, Fl, proving that there is still an audience for a high energy rock and roll show.
Toda La Razon. Review by Stacey Zering.
It’s a perfect time to bring Sound Salvation to a wider audience via the Internet, albeit in a different form.
together PANGEA stack their bill for a blazing Orlando debut that Jen Cray was front and center for.
Two Parts Viper (Cooking Vinyl ). Review by Jen Cray.
AFI remind a sold-out Orlando crowd, and Jen Cray, that just because you’re emo doesn’t mean you can’t have fun.
The Coathangers rocked Orlando with Killmama and Wet Nurse!
“Ring Spiel” Tour ‘95 (Columbia Records). Review by James Mann.
Hooray For Me (Help Yourself Records). Review by Jen Cray.
Tired of Tomorrow (Relapse Records). Review by Jen Cray.
Bully greets Orlando with apathy and anger toward one of its theme parks. Jen Cray smiles and thinks, “Man, this band would have fit in well in the nineties!”
The Phage EP (Burger Records). Review by Jen Cray.
Cemetery Highrise Slum (Collect Records). Review by Jen Cray.
FIDLAR and Metz make their Orlando debuts and inspire the crowd to break all the rules. Jen Cray is in the middle of the beautiful madness.
Pleasure to Meet You (Pocket Kid Records). Review by Jen Cray.
Maxed Out on Distractions (Lolipop Records/Burger Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
An expansive and exhaustive behind-the-scenes account of Nirvana’s meteoric rise to fame, and the untimely death of its iconic frontman, Kurt Cobain.
The ear-shattering beauty and wildly colorful spectacle of Muse overtakes Orlando, and Jen Cray.
The Greatest Hits (Universal Republic). Review by Christopher Long.
When given the chance to see Madonna, on a moment’s notice and four hours away, Jen Cray abandons all responsibilities, hightails it to Miami, and enjoys every sleep-deprived second of the journey!
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