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Mumford & Sons Florida Tour

Mumford & Sons Announce Tour Stops in Orlando, Tampa and Miami

For the first time in four years, Floridians have a chance to catch Mumford & Sons in The Sunshine State.  The acclaimed alt-rockers have just announced a mini tour through the state with shows in Orlando, Tampa and Miami.

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An Iron Maiden Virgin No More

Iron Maiden – Book of Souls Tour Tampa

As a twenty-year-old college DJ, I got my first taste of a hellacious British act that was the perfect fit for my late night heavy metal show. “Two Minutes to Midnight” was my first Iron Maiden go-to record, but there were plenty of other songs from the prolific UK quintet pouring through my headphones over the ensuing late nights cramped in my cozy booth.   In the decades that passed, I never saw the iconic band live, but on a dreary Sunday night in Tampa, that all changed.

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Four Star Riot – Beautiful Soul

Song of the Day: Four Star Riot – Beautiful Soul

Four Star Riot - Beautiful SoulIt’s always exciting to stumble across excellent new rock and learn that the artist is from right here in the Sunshine State.  Clearwater’s Four Star Riot released their sumptuous new single”Beautiful Soul” this past weekend and it’s a treat for our ears. The song is old school rock featuring soaring vocals, sharp hooks and effortless guitar riffs.

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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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Set It Off Album Release

Set It Off Album Release Event
Full Sail University

Set It Off Album Release FullSailSet It Off, one of the hottest acts on the pop rock scene, returned to their home state and delivered a memorable evening for area fans. The Tampa artists delivered a fun-filled spectacle at Full Sail University in Winter Park. The Set It Off album release event was a celebration of the upcoming release of their evocative third studio album Upside Down.

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Set It Off Announce Special Area Show

Set It Off during their recent stop on the Vans Warped Tour
Set It Off during their recent Vans Warped Tour stop.

They are one of Central Florida’s most successful rock acts over the past decade, and Set It Off the Tampa quartet is putting on a special event in the Orlando area to celebrate the upcoming release of their new album.  The Tampa quartet is offering local fans a killer opportunity to share in the excitement of the release for Upside Down which hits the streets on October 7th.

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Hey Mercedes’ Damon Atkinson Chats

Hey Mercedes’ Damon Atkinson Interview

22619-everynight-fire-worksHey Mercedes is in the midst of a nice resurgence in popularity, as they prepare to cruise into Orlando for a very special night of Alternative rock on this Friday, August 12th. Learn about their favorite Orlando ritual, who the vinyl nerd in the band is, and when you can expect new music from the guys…

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Dru Cutler Interview

Dru Cutler Interview with RARA’s Farm at FMF 2016

At this year’s Florida Music Festival, I met a slew of talented new bands, most of them from the Sunshine State, but my favorite new discovery was Dru Cutler, a hard-working talent from Brooklyn, NY.

Dru Cutler at Cheyenne Saloon during FMF 2016.
Dru Cutler at Cheyenne Saloon during FMF 2016.

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