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Lyrical Lemonade’s Summer Smash Festival: RECAP

The premier hip hop music festival in the Midwest returned on June 17 to Chicago’s Douglas Park with over 75 artists, three stages, and more … Continued

Three More Red Rocks Sellouts for Widespread Panic!

Widespread Panic and Home Team returned to the best outdoor venue on the planet to extend their consecutive sellouts record to 64, 65 & 66 … Continued

The Best Moment at Suwannee Rising: The Piñatas

Suwannee Rising back in April was a wonderful, magical weekend of music, family, friends, costumes, children, art, and more.Everyone who was there has a favorite … Continued

Lovely Chasing Jonah Set Perfect for Wonderful House Party & Pool Reveal

[Photos of Chasing Jonah of Kathleen Thompson, edited by Dee Macchione. Photos of installation courtesy of Karen Oates Fielder] Saturday, June 25, proved to be … Continued

Bonnaroo Friday: PHOTO GALLERY

Joshua Rish of Von Reisch Photography was our man in the stands and all over at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee, … Continued

The Peach Schedule: Six Dozen Options Over Four Days

With 72 bands on the schedule, you CANNOT see everybody at this weekend’s Peach Music Festival (June 30 – July 3) on Montage Mountain in … Continued

Ashley Smith and the Random Occurrence: PHOTO GALLERY

No sooner did we publish our review of the concert June 9 at Floridian Social Club in St. Petersburg with Ashley Smith and the Random … Continued

Bonnaroo Thursday: PHOTO GALLERY

Joshua Rish of Von Reisch Photography was our man in the stands and all over at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Manchester, Tennessee, … Continued

Governors Ball Music Festival: PHOTO GALLERY

Governors Ball recently wrapped up another exciting event in Queens and we are already counting down the days until next year! Lelia Cotton on the … Continued

The Lee Boys’ Triumphant Return to Skipper’s Smokehouse

It had been a lot more than a hot minute since the beloved Lee Boys had graced the stage at Skipper’s Smokehouse in Tampa, site … Continued

Ashley Smith & the Random Occurrence, Kerry Courtney Band at the Floridian

The Floridian Social Club in St. Petersburg was filled with great music Thursday, June 9, when Ashley Smith and the Random Occurrence headlined a show, … Continued

CRSSD Festival Announces Lineup for its Fall Edition

CRSSD Festival is back for its fall edition with a roster of electronic music stars and cutting-edge talent that includes Duck Sauce, Jamie xx, ARTBAT, … Continued

Ani DiFranco and Stone Gossard Team Up for New Single “Disorders” in Support of Reproductive Rights

The timing couldn’t have been more heartbreakingly on point. Just days before the Supreme Court made the radical decision to overturn Roe v. Wade on … Continued

Shawn Kellerman at Toronto Blues Society Blues Summit

Brilliant guitar player Shawn Kellerman shared these photos by Randall Cook (and the video below) from last week’s Toronto Blues Society blues summit. Kellerman is … Continued

Deep Focus Music with Bass Pulsation, Concentration Music for Work and Studying

Fans of bands such as The Disco Biscuits, Guavatron, Lotus, STS9, and many others know that these bands will often hit that sweet spot in … Continued

Victoria Cardona: Hardest-Working Musician in Florida? (We Think So.)

We encountered looper Victoria Cardona at Orange Blossom Jamboree 10 back in 2019. At the time, we wrote: I was enjoying Mind Medicine, but something … Continued

Concert Review: Styx and REO Speedwagon Deliver High-Fidelity Sound to West Palm Beach

Styx and REO Speedwagon hold the distinction of being two of the biggest rock bands that originated from the Land of Lincoln. Both made their … Continued

Electric Kif About to Take rethink Tour on the Road

July will be busy for Electric Kif, the outstanding quartet from South Florida who blend up fusion, prog rock, jamtronica, funk, trance-dance, and whatever else … Continued

Northlands Music & Arts Festival: More Bounce to the Ounce

Ounce for ounce, pound for pound, you’d be hard-pressed to find a festival with more bounce, funk, rock, soul, and American groove than Northlands Music … Continued

Beanstalk X This Weekend at Rancho Del Rio in Bond, Colorado

Beanstalk Music and Arts Festival, the tenth edition, is heading to Rancho Del Rio in Bond, Colorado, Thursday through Saturday, June 23-25, with your hosts … Continued