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* Big Lo “Magnum Opiates” Album Release Party @ Vinyl Music Hall + INTERVIEW W/ JAMES “BIG LO” LOPEZ 01/11/2013

“Welcome to my world, where there’s vice everywhere. Where the bullets have no name and your Christ don’t care. Welcome to my world.” – James “Big Lo” Lopez “Welcome to My World” In one of the most brutal genres of... Continue Reading →

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* Punk Rock Holiday Local Showcase: Earl’s Killer Squirrel, Nik Flagstar & His Dirty Mangy Dogs, Operation Hennessey, Guts For Glory @ Vinyl Music Hall. 12/29/12

I’ve never seen it before, but I hope to see it again. Earl Lyon, frontman and founder of Pensacola’s longest running punk band, put down his guitar and finished the band’s set like a punk rock crooner. As the headlining... Continue Reading →

* Chris Thomas King, Betsy Badwater Holiday Show @ Vinyl Music Hall + INTERVIEW W/ CHRIS THOMAS KING 12/15/2013

It was a bluesy Christmas in Pensacola, Florida as Chris Thomas King performed a special Holiday concert at Vinyl Music Hall.   One week before a special concert that featured Betsy Badwater as the opening act, the King of 21st... Continue Reading →

* Grayson Capps & Corky Hughes, Mama Lucky Band @ Vinyl Music Hall + INTERVIEW W/ GRAYSON CAPPS 12/07/12

“On some back road to Mississippi” is where I had the most recent conversation with Grayson Capps. Somewhere in the middle of Thanksgiving, Christmas and the end of the world, Capps shared another comforting dose of wisdom and humor for... Continue Reading →

* Killswitch Engage, Shadows Fall @ Vinyl Music Hall.12/05/12

In a few minutes, I was going to get a call from Jesse Leach of Killswitch Engage. I had the press releases announcing the end of Howard Jones’ nine year run as frontman for the Massachusetts metal band and the... Continue Reading →

* Seagull Blue CD release show @ The Handlebar + INTERVIEW W/ TAYLOR WYROSDICK 12/01/12.

“Honest rock n’ roll…All our songs have a varying array of emotions with them. They’re all very honest and they’re all about things that we all personally struggle with and deal with on a day-to-day basis.  And it’s loud. It’s... Continue Reading →

* Mr. Gnome, Pioneers! O Pioneers!, The Spanx @ The Handlebar + INTERVIEW W/ NICOLE BARILLE. 10/17/12

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 The day after Election Day; one of the few times in life when you can talk politics, Halloween and mix them all together. I called Nicole Barille (guitarist/vocalist for Cleveland group Mr. Gnome) for a piece... Continue Reading →

* Gallery Night, Downtown Pensacola. Dew Pendleton, Gravy Flavored Kisses, Jukebox Superhero @ Vinyl Music Hall & Helen Back. 11/16/2012

For a few Fridays every year, Downtown Pensacola opens its arms and Palafox Street to people looking for music, art and entertainment.  This night featured Dew Pendleton at Helen Back and a free concert by Gravy Flavored Kisses and Jukebox Superhero at... Continue Reading →

* A Night of Punk Rock and Hip Hop @ The Handlebar. 11/10/12

A high school friend once told me that you can’t listen to rap AND punk rock; you have to pick between one or the other. I laughed and quickly disagreed. Looking back, the craziest part of his statement was the... Continue Reading →

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