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Scooter Brown Band Impresses

The Scooter Brown Band Impresses Opening for Charlie Daniels Band

Upon arriving at the Florida Theater to see the Charlie Daniels Band perform, I did not know there would be an opening act performing. After discovering who The Scooter Brown Band was, I ended up being more than pleasantly surprised by this new act’s bold southern rock sound and sexy yet down-home stage charisma.

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Charlie Daniels Band Brings New Music to Florida Theatre

Charlie Daniels Band – Jacksonville Show Review

When Charlie Daniels strides onstage in his silver buckled blue jeans, leather boots, and hat, it is clear that he is not like many eighty year old musicians who still occasionally limp out on stage to warble an old chart topper. He establishes himself as a presence- a presence that doesn’t give a damn about anything but the music.

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Jacksonville Florida’s Teen Divorce Release First EP

Teen Divorce – Almost Heaven EP Review

Jacksonville Florida emo/punk pop trio Teen Divorce dropped their self produced debut EP Almost Heaven, late this winter, in the midst of 2017 tour leg. The record has a unique and nostalgic feel despite a fairly modern indie sound. It’s heartfelt and almost accidentally catchy. Their music is obviously genuine and I see a lot of potential in their work as they move forward through upcoming tour dates and a future full length record.

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2017 Rockville Lineup Announced

Welcome To Rockville Lineup Announced for 2017 Event

Rockville LineupEarlier today, the long-awaited 2017 lineup announcement for Welcome To Rockville was released.  This year’s featured bands include a few legendary artists and a slew of up and coming acts.  Early bird tickets go on sale Tuesday, December 6th for the April 29th and 30th event at Jacksonville’s Metropolitan Park.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers Orlando + Florida Dates

Red Hot Chili Peppers Orlando and other Florida Dates included in Second Leg of The Getaway Tour

Red Hot Chili Peppers OrlandoThe Red Hot Chili Peppers have just announced the second leg of their 2017 Getaway Tour, and it includes a stop at Orlando’s Amway Center, as well as nights in Jacksonville, Tampa and Miami. Nearly every night on the first leg of the tour has sold out, so don’t waste your time snagging these tickets!

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Freak Machine Album Review

Fit For Rivals – Freak Machine Album Review

freak machine“Judge me now for what I do,
I’m coming at ya,
Nothing left to lose,
So come on motherfucker”

Buoyed by that defiant proclamation, Jacksonville’s Fit For Rivals tear through the explosive “Hit Me,” the first song off of their long-awaited follow-up to Steady Damage. The new album, Freak Machine proves that good things do indeed come to those who wait, as the offering showcases the band’s diversity with a killer mix of new creations and recent favorites.

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Yellowcard to Break-up, Say Farewell in Orlando

They’re one of Florida’s most successful alternative rock bands of all time and after a tremendously successful career, the Jacksonville quartet has decided to call it quits. But not until they release YELLOWCARD, their tenth album, and treat their fans to one final tour, where they wrap it all up with a show right here in Orlando.

Credit: Joe Brady Photography
Credit: Joe Brady Photography

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Welcome To Rockville: Day Two

Myself and another RARAs Farm contributor were going to cover Welcome To Rockville 2016 (day two), but he had a last minute emergency, so I unexpectedly found myself with an extra media pass to Sunday’s event at the world’s loudest rock festival.

Sick Puppies - Welcome To Rockville

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