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Feeling Great at the End of the I Feel Good Tour, Pitbull, Iggy Azalea, and DJ Laz Get Steamy in Tampa

Tampa has become synonymous with winning this year, and Pitbull ending his I Feel Good tour with Iggy Azalea and DJ Laz at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheater was the trophy presentation for Latin-inspired pop music in 2021. These artists have been largely influential in one form or another, and for Pitbull, this is a way to […]

Gasparilla Music Festival Celebrates Year 10

The Gasparilla Music Festival Presented by Coppertail Brewing celebrated its 10th anniversary last weekend in Downtown Tampa. The festival took place at Citrus Hixon Park and Kiley Gardens. Unlike years past, the festival was held in October instead of the usual March dates. There was also the addition of Friday, making it a 3 day […]

Happy Ump

Oldsmar, Fla.–This past Friday night I was back on the field as an umpire for a Coed game in Oldsmar, Florida then stepped off during the championship game to take a photo or two of a lot of happy people.  You see area rain had flooded the field for over a month and the games […]

Gator Bait

This has to be the ultimate University of Florida Fan’s license plate which was seen on S. Highland Ave in Clearwater, Fl. at about 2:30 PM October 2, 2021.  A “GATOR” licence plate on a vanity Florida License Plate for the University of Florida.  Was the car owner just lucky getting it or did it […]

The Dead Daisies In Full Bloom at Jannus Live

The Dead Daisies brought their ‘Like No Other – US Tour 2021’ to Janus Live in St. Petersburg, FL on Saturday, September 25thin support of their latest studio release ‘Holy Ground’ from earlier this year.  Also on the bill was The Black Moods and metal comedian extraordinaire Don Jamieson. I had purposefully gone into this […]

Gasparilla Music Fest Returns This Weekend To Curtis Hixon In Tampa

The Gasparilla Music Festival presented by Coppertail Brewing returns to Downtown Tampa this weekend (Oct. 1-3) for it’s 10th year. Taking place at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park and Kiley Gardens Park. The festival is hosted by The Gasparilla Music Foundation, a Florida 501(c)-3 non-profit corporation that organizes the GMF and supports music education. This year will have […]

Jays must see Rays

Toronto Blue Jay players have to look at the Tampa Bay Rays flag and sign when they enter and leave their player development complex on Garrison Rd. in Dunedin.  It has been learned that the property owners are die hard Rays fans.

Hockey is Called Different in the US than Canada

This photo shows a USA Hockey referee calling a U 10 game on the north rink at the Tampa Bay Skating Academy in Oldsmar, Fl. while play is in progress. A Canadian who witnessed the incident had this to say. “Parents pay a lot of money for their kids to play in these leagues and […]

Judas Priest Celebrates its 50th at “Warlando” in Orlando

The Warlando Metal Festival featuring the legendary Judas Priest as the headliner thundered into the Orlando Amphitheater on Saturday, September 11th, 2021. With a stacked lineup that would make any metal head quiver with anticipation, I was giddy once I found out I was headed to cover the festival. Judas Priest was touring in support […]

28th Annual Golf Tournament

Our Eddie Michels is at again! For the 28th year Eddie is holding the annual Veteran’s Day Golf Tournament.