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Posts Tagged ‘South Florida’

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:…

The SunFest Lineup is Here!

February 28th, 2014 by Cassie Morien

Oh, it’s a great week! SunFest’s 2014 lineup just dropped and my stomach is filled with butterflies over the thought of seeing so many great acts in one week. Ellie Goulding is coming to South Florida! The first time I caught this English singer-songwriter bombshell was at the House of Blues in Orlando, Fla. I…

Meet the Press

February 21st, 2014 by Cassie Morien

Good morning, South Florida! In precisely 68 days, West Palm Beach’s Flagler Drive will reroute traffic and the gates will open to Florida’s largest, waterfront music festival: SunFest. For five days some of the biggest names in the music industry will perform against a backdrop of palm trees and twinkling lights. Local artists will showcase…

Take 5 with the Living Daylights

May 4th, 2013 by admin

Congratulations to South Florida’s Living Daylights (formerly the Scum Dogs), who were crowned winners of the Seminole Casino Rock-n-Roll Shootout. I had a chance to chat with Chris Perez before their appearance tonight at 5:45 p.m. on the Tire Kingdom stage. You recently changed your name from the Scumdogs to The Living Daylights. Why the…