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Wicked Game Covered by Theory of a Deadman

Chris Isaac Classic Re-imagined by Canadian Rockers

The hard rocking band who brought us the incendiary “Bad Girlfriend” a decade ago offer up a totally different vibe on the tender and haunting “Wicked Game.”  The song is a sweet canvas for the dynamic vocals from front man Tyler Connolly.

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Bush to Join Killer Earthday Birthday Lineup

EDBD25 Adds Bush to Lineup

Orlando’s rock station, 101.5 WJRR has just announced a sweet addition to this year’s already formidable Earthday Birthday lineup.  The under-rated UK rockers have been doing nothing but creating hits for 20+ years and they put on a hell of a show.

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Irish Mayhem Hits the Road

Flogging Molly and Dropkick Murphy’s Announce Tour

I usually don’t bother with tour announcements that don’t feature dates here in the Sunshine State, but this tour announcement has me quite intrigued.  Just one day removed from a Guinness induced St. Patrick’s Day hangover, this country’s two most notorious Celtic rock bands, announce they are hitting the road together this summer.

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Welcome to Rockville Shares 2018 Experiences

Welcome to Rockville Offers A Rock ‘n Roll Feast With Many Other Experiences

What? 3 Days of incendiary rock ‘n roll isn’t enough to satiate the rock ‘n roll animal deep in your soul? Three days featuring Foo Fighters, Avenged Sevenfold, Billy Idol, Ozzy Osbourne, Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Halestorm, Stone Temple Pilots, Queens of the Stone Age and dozens of other high-quality bands, isn’t enough to keep you thoroughly satisfied? Good news – there are plenty of other interesting experiences at this year’s Welcome To Rockville.

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Kolars Bring Can’t Miss Show to Florida

Play 3 Central Florida Shows on Current Tour

“They are talented, entertaining, distinctive and fun.  But, most of all, Kolars are damn good, and they deserve your attention next time they’re in your area.”  That’s what we wrote about this talented duet the last time they passed through The Sunshine State. Now, they are back and they are a can’t miss act for fans of new and catchy rock.

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EDBD 25 Lineup is Stacked

Five Can’t Miss Earthday Birthday 25 Artists

The 2018 incarnation of 101.1 WJRR’s Earthday Birthday boasts a killer line-up, including three headline worthy bands in Shinedown, Seether and Three Days Grace.  Aside from those big three, the entire day is highlighted by hard-driving, thunderous rock ‘n roll.

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Scott Stapp Plays Hard Rock’s Velvet Sessions

Iconic Creed Front man Plays Orlando’s Hippest Cocktail Party in April

One of the first events I covered here at Rarasfarm, was an unexpected acoustic show from Scott Stapp in the lobby of Orlando’s Hard Rock Hotel.  The show was a night to remember.  Stapp was humble, entertaining and appreciative and he sounded great.  See that review here.

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