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Step Inside with Slipknot

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Slipknot, Marilyn Manson and Of Mice and Men at the MFCUA It’s been one year since the epic Summer’s Last Stand Tour came to Tampa. The bill was headlined by Slipknot, with support from a recently released and recharged Randy Blythe & Lamb of God, and two of the hotter bands on the scene, Bullet […]

Orlando and Saint Pete have an “In This Moment”

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 with Travis Failey In the midst of Orlando’s booming summer of concerts, the Hell Pop Tour rolled into Hard Rock Live at Universal’s City Walk. The tour brought a diverse foursome of rock groups – from the sexually charged, female-driven headliner In This Moment, to the metallic super group Hellyeah, to the countrified, bluesy sounds […]

Interview with Michael Del Pizzo of Sunflower Dead

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Vocalist Michael Del Pizzo sits down to talk tour life with Rocket Sports and Entertainment’s WIll Ogburn. The California native and his band are in the midst the HELL Pop Tour with Shaman’s Harvest, HellYeah, and In This Moment that rolled through Orlando on Thursday night. We talked about his band’s unique story as a […]

The 13: Featuring Mick Geggus

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Football (soccer), Boxing, Leading men and The Royal Family are a few of the topics we touch on with this installment of THE 13. This time around we have legendary Punk guitarist and founding member of the COCKNEY REJECTS, Mick Geggus. Make sure you show your support by checking out their band site: http://www.cockneyrejects.com/ 1. […]

A Summer Night with Journey and The Doobie Brothers

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Journey and The Doobie Brothers made a stop at Tampa’s MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre on Friday night.  Fans were rocking down the highway, I-4, and the scene looked straight out of 1982. Unless you were hanging out under a rock in the 1970’s and 80’s, you have to be familiar with both The Doobie Brothers […]

The 13: featuring Jesika von Rabbit

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Versatile, eccentric, electric, artistic, glamorous and colorful are a few ways to describe Jesika von Rabbit, but that would only be hitting the tip of the iceberg. Jesika is already the Queen of the High Desert but I think her Rule will expand past that in the near future. Is she Disco, electropop, rock? To […]

LOUDER THAN LIFE

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“Louisville: The Home Of Bourbon. Great People. Great Food.”   Following a 2015 sellout with 50,000 in attendance, LOUDER THAN LIFE returns to Champions Park near downtown Louisville October 1 & 2, 2016 for the third annual destination festival celebrating the region’s culture and cuisine, and featuring award-winning bourbons and spirits, Gourmet Man Food, craft […]

You Ott to be Listening Volume 8: The Noi!se Special Edition

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Normally I would be presenting you with 10 songs from all genres, today is a little different. Today I give Noi!se, a Street Punk band from Tacoma, Washington. I’ll still give you 10 great songs (maybe if you are really good I’ll give you few special bonus tracks too). Screw it… Be as bad as […]

Rockin’ in Paradise with Styx at Ruth Eckerd Hall

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A sold out crowd at Clearwater’s Ruth Eckerd Hall was treated to an amazing night of music by Styx and 38 Special: two bands that have provided us a juke box full of hits and for some, a soundtrack of their youth.  Yes, another sold out rock show in Tampa Bay. People are getting out […]

The 13 – Featuring Jack Grisham

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What is “The 13” you ask? It’s simple, 13 questions and answers with interesting people. This time we have Jack Grisham, the front man of the legendary punk band, T.S.O.L. letting us peak into his wonderful and artful mind. Ott: T.S.O.L. has a new album coming out (which I can’t wait to hear), what can […]