The Lumineers Highlight Strong Lineup as The Big Ticket 2017 Adjusts to New Venue
For the first time in memory, The Big Ticket moved indoors, and despite the excellent lineup, the change produced mixed results. The one constant that remains is a festival highlighting some uber-talented alternative rockers, highlighted by The Lumineers, and a day with a happy, peaceful vibe.
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Florida’s Loudest Music Festival Just Kicked It Up A Notch
Over the past decade, hard rock fans in the Southeast have watched the steady growth and transformation of Jacksonville’s premiere rock event, Welcome To Rockville. This year, producer Danny Wimmer takes the festival to new heights, adding a third furious day of rock, and for the first time ever, adding an onsite camping option.
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Impressive Lineup Announced for Okeechobeefest 2018
Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival, aka Okeechobeefest, aka OMF has just released their 2018 line-up and it looks great. Our own Brian Furman offered: “Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival is diverse in every sense of the word from the lush outdoors setting, to the headlining acts, to the food; all spectrums of music, art, culture, and people were represented.”
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The Big Ticket’s Mondo Cozmo With Our Song of the Day
Here’s a tasty track from the band who will be kicking off the festivities at this year’s Big Ticket Festival on Friday. Their music is infectious pop rock, as you can see on their recently released hit “Automatic.” The track is a pristine, soaring opus guaranteed to worm its way into your ears.
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BJ Wilbanks is the kind of smoky soulful voice that has been lost in the realm of rock ‘n roll. His new song “Don’t Fight the Feelin’” demands that soulful voice to be heard.
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Huge Show Announcement – Tix on Sale Dec. 2
Florida rock fans are in for a rare treat when The Eagles and Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band take over Camping World Stadium on April 14, 2018. These rock legends are teaming together for an unforgettable event which is likely to be the city’s musical highlight of the year. After the recent death of Glenn Frey, the band has added his son Deacon Frey to their iconic lineup.
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AC/DC Guitarist Dies After Leaving Band for Health Reasons
AC/DC founding member Malcolm Young has passed away according to the band’s official website. Young last toured with his band mates in 2014 when he left for health reasons. He was reportedly dealing with issues from dementia and according to his family, dies peacefully with the family at his side.
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Grip Shoes – Good Tiger
It seems a rarity these days to have a cross-continent band, but that’s exactly what we get in Good Tiger, a talented quintet with members from the US and Europe. They just released “Grip Shoes” the scorching lead track from their forthcoming album We Will All Be Gone and it is pretty damn solid.
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