Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

Bobaflex exorcises their Eloquent Demons at Jannus Live

Bobaflex With Together in Exile, Didges Christ Super Drum, MuphinChuckrs Janus Live, St. Petersburg 03 February 2018             It was a cool February night in St. Petersburg, and Jannus Live was poised to heat up the night with the West Virginia boys of Bobaflex.  Accompanying Bobaflex were Tampa natives Together in Exile, Planet Grok guests […]

Jannus Live Gets Krushed by Killthrax

The KillThrax tour Crashes into St.Petersburg, FL Expectations were high for the KillThrax tour featuring thrash metal legends Anthrax and metalcore masterminds Killswitch Engage and with special guests Havok. The tour, sponsored by SiriusXM, hit Jannus Live in St.Pete, FL on January 30 and, believe me, it far exceeded all expectations. First up was the […]

The G3 Tour Surfs into the Mahaffey Theatre

G3 With Phil Collen, John Petrucci, and Joe Satriani Mahaffey Theater 3 February 2017              With over 10 million albums sold, 15 Grammy nominations, and pupils such as Kevin Cadogan, Steve Vai, and Kirk Hammett, it’s safe to say Joe Satriani not only is an amazing musician, but he knows talent when he sees it. […]

I Love the 90’s Tour Brings a Blast from the Past

All Pictures and Article by Jonathan Hawkins I Love the 90’s Tour Brings a Blast from the Past At one point during the, I Love the ‘90s tour, which came to the City Marketplace in Punta Gorda, FL Saturday put on by Edgewater Events LLC, frog-voiced veteran MC and two-hit wonder Tone Loc asked the […]

Fluffymania Hits Tampa

  Gabriel Iglesias’s tour seems less like a stand-up show and more like a ‘Celebrity Encounter Experience’. His audience, which he’s built up largely online, certainly adore the California comic who calls himself ‘Fluffy’ and exudes an easy likeability. They give him rapturous applause and enjoy his every word. This might be his first time […]

Ozzy Ozbourne and Godsmack To Headline the 2018 Fort Rock Festival

Monster Energy Fort Rock Band Lineup Announced  South Florida’s Biggest Rock Experience To Feature Performances From Ozzy Osbourne, Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Stone Sour, Shinedown, Breaking Benjamin & More Saturday, April 28 & Sunday, April 29, 2018 At The Festival’s New Home In Greater Fort Lauderdale At Markham Park In Sunrise, FL  Ozzy Osbourne, Godsmack, Five Finger […]

On Board with Alter Bridge on the Last Hero Tour

All Images by Troy Fisher I was lucky enough to catch one of the greatest contributors to the world of Rock music, not once, but twice in as many days as Alter Bridge’s tour stopped in Central Florida. After Day 1 at the House of Blues in Orlando, Day two of ‘The Last Hero’ tour […]

The Big Ticket in Jax Changes Venues

X102.9 Presents The Big Ticket Moves Across The Street To Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena  Friday, December 1 Festival Features The Lumineers, Walk The Moon, Bleachers & More Due to unforeseen circumstances, The Big Ticket 2017 is moving across the street from Metropolitan Park to the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena at 300 A. Philip Randolph Blvd. All previously purchased tickets will […]

Getting Dope with it at the Orpheum

All photos by Jonathan Hawkins & Travis Failey Dope & (hed p.e.) bring fans the Hype DOPE and (hed p.e.) brought the Monster High Tour to Tampa’s Orpheum in Ybor City with intent to give fans a night to remember. To say that they met their goal would be a vast understatement. Once the opening […]

Crossing Over with The Florida Georgia Line

All Photos by Jonathan Hawkins Florida Georgia Line hit the stage Friday night at the sold-out Mid Florida Credit union Amphitheatre with the opening line of “Anything Goes,” singing, “Alabama on the boombox, baby.” Having had its hits in the ‘80s and ‘90s, Alabama’s going back quite aways for Florida Georgia Line fans. They might […]