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Need New Music?

April 16th, 2014 by Cassie Morien

Looking at SunFest’s lineup, I know you are not-so-secretly giddy for Cake, Sublime with Rome, and Pretty Lights. You can sing (or groove) along to all of their songs, and love sharing the tale of when you first heard “Badfish” or “Hot Like Sauce.” But there are a handful of fantastic bands on the roster…

Let’s Hear It For The Boys (Cont.)

April 14th, 2014 by Cassie Morien

We have more stellar male musicians to highlight for our 2014 season! As promised, here are the rest of your favorite male performers. Robin Thicke What you know: This Canadian-American singer-songwriter has been belting out sexy tunes for more than 10 years. The heartthrob/heartbreaker sends social media into a frenzy and movement into our toes…

Let’s Hear It For The Boys

April 11th, 2014 by Cassie Morien

There are only 19 days until SunFest! Start scratching off your to-do list items now. Tickets? Check. Hotel booked? Check. You will want to begin purchasing sunscreen, bright sun glasses, floppy hats and those little battery-powered misters. There’s no time for a last-second convenience store stop when you’re West Palm Beach-bound to see your favorite…

Local Natives: SunFest’s Florida Bands, Part 2

March 23rd, 2014 by Cassie Morien

Last week I previewed four Florida acts set to play SunFest. As promised, here are four more local groups you can’t miss. Afrobeta Members: Cuci Amador and Tony Smurphio Hometown: Miami, Fla. Listen up: I first heard about Afrobeta in the days leading up to the 2010 edition of Ultra Music Festival. Miami seemed to…

Local Natives: SunFest’s Florida Bands, Part 1

March 20th, 2014 by Cassie Morien

In addition to bringing big names to West Palm, SunFest is known for letting Florida-grown bands have an opportunity to shine. This year’s lineup features a handful of local, budding talent. Be sure to catch these sunkissed acts while you can! Surfer Blood Members: John Paul Pitts, Thomas Fekete, TJ Schwarz and Kevin Williams Hometown:…