The Clearwater Jazz Holiday returned to their traditional home of Coachman Park and a brand new concert facility, The Sound. Bob Pomeroy spent the October weekend grooving to old, often surprising favorites and discovering some new, talented characters.
The small beach town of Cocoa, Florida, was recently a sold-out stop on the Sublime with Rome and Dirty Heads Summer 2023 tour — and the most fun Elise Norman has had all summer.
Brevard County showed their support for music in the community as nearly five thousand people attended the 2022 Space Coast Music Festival.
If you’re wondering if Acid Tongue is about having a particularly caustic wit, or about some sort of psychedelic dosage, the answer is yes.
The Woolly Bushmen may look young, but they sound like a rusted IROC Camaro with a busted manifold roaring out of the 7-11 parking lot.
Highceratops (). Review by Michelle Wilson.
The Dirty Heads were mongo pushin’ the crowds at the Stone Pony Summerstage as May Terry soaked in the sun and fun.
Phillip Haire catches up with ground-breaking punk band Bad Brains, with enigmatic front man H.R. on board, at a rare Orlando date.
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.
Paranoid Social Club (On Records). Review by Carl F Gauze.
Ska pioneers, The Toasters, are still inspiring kids to skank 24 years into their career. Jen Cray attends a ska triple bill in Orlando and tells us how they manage to do it.
Andiamo (Lava). Review by Andrew Ellis.
Light Up (Asian Man). Review by Aaron Shaul.
Margie Libling throws a baker’s half-dozen of off the wall questions at 311 bassist P-Nut. Here’s what sticks!
Home From Home (Epitaph). Review by Margie Libling.
Smashmouth (Interscope). Review by Margie Libling.
The K.G.B. (Dreamworks). Review by Vanessa Bormann.
Tribute To Sublime (Vitamin). Review by Vanessa Bormann.
Wonders of the World (Dreamworks). Review by Phillip Haire.
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