Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

Young Thug’s “I’m Up” Mixtape Serves Disappointment

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If you’re not familiar with Jeffrey Lamar Williams, better known by his stage name Young Thug, you probably heard such songs such as “Lifestyle” or his most well-known single “Danny Glover.” Lately Young Thug has been releasing multiple projects such as Slime Season and Slime Season 2 (both of which will be reviewed momentarily) and […]

No Rattle Needed for the Butcher Babies

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It’s been a journey of hard work, non-stop touring,album creation and even some criticism in the metal community for the Butcher Babies. On Wednesday night at the State Theatre in Saint Petersburg, The Butcher Babies proved once again that they are a legitimate player in the metal music game. Opening for Cradle of Filth, The […]

Europe Invades Orlando

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  Europe is a classic example of what it means to be a rock band in America. They came on strong during the hair metal era in the late 80s, but experienced a second life thanks to modern pop culture. There’s something epic about their song “The Final Countdown”, and recently it has been used […]

SEVEN

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MYYYY GAWWWDDDD!! *Head nodding, shoulders swaying, eyes closed and fists clenched….that’s my reaction when I hear a track produced by Strange Music Producer Seven. I love producers like Dr. Dre, Mannie Fresh, Rick Rubin and RZA, to name a few, but there is something with Seven that pulls me in and keeps me in a […]

Carrot Top at the Capital

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  The staff of Rocket Sports & Entertainment Network  had the pleasure of being entertained by Carrot Top, live at the Capital Theatre December 13th. CARROT TOP INTERVIEW 12-4-2015   TICKETS FOR CARROT TOP IN LAS VEGAS AT THE LUXOR   CARROT TOP SCHEDULE     

Avatar Flies in Pinellas Park

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  There are bands and musicians and there are bands with Rock Stars. On Sunday at England Brothers Park in St. Petersburg, the fans weathered the elements and witnessed the later. Avatar from Gothenberg, Sweden took the small band shell stage and dominated the lineup that included 7 bands headlined by P.O.D. and Hell Yeah. […]

The Wailers Warm Up the Sunshine State

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With lows in the mid forties last week, this was as close to winter as Florida can get. It was no wonder then that people flocked to the House of Blues in Disney for a ray of sunshine and a dose of positive vibes. The Marquee read “The Wailers,” and it brought fans from far […]

A Night at the Plaza with Matisyahu

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“We play what the f––– we want to play,” Said a visibly annoyed Matisyahu – and thunderous applause broke the awkward silence. Interruptions were frequent during the Jewish reggae star’s performance in Orlando, and so he decided to address them. “Does every artist have to deal with this?” The setting for Wednesday’s show at the […]

Monster Energy’s Welcome to Rockville and Fort Rock Festival Lineups Announced

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  Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville returns to Jacksonville, Florida‘s scenic Metropolitan Park along the St. Johns River Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1, 2016 with a lineup of over 45 bands, including rock icon/filmmaker Rob Zombie, Disturbed (who have returned after a 4-year hiatus), Jacksonville’s own Shinedown, Five Finger Death Punch, ZZ Top, […]

AUDIO: Carrot Top on the Show

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Carrot Top is making a five show tour (for tickets dates & venues see below) with four shows in Florida.  Carrot Top can be seen live at the Luxor in Las Vegas regularly where he has been performing for ten years.  Listen to the interview on the Rocket Sports & Entertainment Network  from Friday December 4, 2015 […]