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ALBUM REVIEW: SHADCORE – OH MY SHAD!

OH MY SHAD

“What is a rapper without no beef?” — Shadcore, ‘What!?!’ Rashad Harrell AKA Shadcore seems to have more interest in seafood than in beef.  ‘What!?!,’ the track the above lyric is taken from, finalises it’s pure fun colours by heading into a bizarre passage about fish grease in the third act.  It’s enough sealife love...

LIVE REVIEW: Awful People + Raging Nathans + Wonk Unit and more at Xtra Medium Video 10.25.15

Wonk Unit

Photos by Chewy Hemphill   It’s been 15 years today since I went to my first gig.  It’s also my first official day of unemployment in a long time.  These occasions are to be marked in an unlikely venue in humble Largo, smothered in an international punk atmosphere that I aspire to have in the rest of my life.  Xtra Medium is a venue within...

LOOK: Ed Schrader’s Music Beat + Piss Ghost + Taxer at Mojo Books & Records 11.09.15

Ed Schrader's Music Beat

Photo by Brian Mahar © This past Monday at Mojo Books & Records there were three bands playing with as much variety and deliciousness as the store’s offerings. Members of Permanent Makeup and Velma and the Happy Campers brought us an early performance from Taxer, a mad and improvised jazzpunk merry-go-round.  Also new on the scene...

LIVE REVIEW: mewithoutYou + Foxing + Field Mouse 07.04.15

Untitled

Photos by Mike Plante © Benjamin Franklin may well never have meant it, but the wilderness beats a safe imprisonment.  That seems to be the message as mewithoutYou plan a trip to town with timid, roaming creatures such as Foxing, Field Mouse and Pale Horses (their new album) in tow.  It’s mewithoutZoo. Yet as many a would-be rebel has...

LIVE REVIEW: Thieves Are Watching + Open Box Policy + Say It Ain’t So + Pinehurst at Market on 7th 07.17.15

thieves

The Market On 7th is a place where you can get tasty pizza, alcohol and live music all at the same time.  That’s not the only way it’s muddled.  On the Ybor brick walls there’s an ad for old furniture, surfboards, butterflies. highly original naked women in the name of art, and Tiki poles.  In the back parking lot you’ll...

DO IT THIS WEEK! JANUARY 19th-24th • 2015

DOIT

Here it is…  Concerts/events we think you should hit up this week.  Go tell your momma. MUNICIPAL WASTE + TORCHE + NIGHT BIRDS & TBA at CROWBAR January 20 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm Crowbar, 1812 N 17th St, Tampa, FL 33605 United States Thx Mgmt Presents Municipal Waste Torche Night Birds & TBA So what happens when a band’s...