Tag - local

INTERVIEW: Pale Horse Design – SHINE St. Petersburg Mural Festival

We got a chance to talk to Chris Parks of Pale Horse Design about co-curating this years SHINE St. Petersburg Mural Festival. The art scene in our city is robust and innovative, and seeing it displayed in an event like this makes it even more so. The interview is below: SubAp!: What’s the pressure like (if any) to follow up such a successful...

INTERVIEW: Hello Joyce

Tampa’s local rock scene seems to fit a certain niche. That niche is by no means overdone with many bands holding true to their “Tampa Hardcore” roots, but when something as interesting and unique as the garage surf-rock outfit, Hello Joyce, jumps on the scene, I’m definitely one to take notice. And when you write for an all-things-local...

LISTEN: Redfeather – “Who You Are”

St. Pete Americana, psychedelic rock outfit, Redfeather is gearing up to release a new EP titled Moon. This latest EP is setting out to capture a sound that the Tampa Bay area, in my opinion, has been lacking in for some time now. Their music is almost grassroots trippy rock from the 70s, but has something modern that allows it to compete in...

LIVE REVIEW: UNDEROATH + BROTHER CEPHUS + PRESON PHILLIPS + SENTRIES @ CROWBAR 3.13.16

The scenario goes a little something like this: I wake up on Sunday March 13th knowing full well that several events are going on. One being The Gasparilla Music Festival that was up and running in downtown Tampa, which of course was a fantastic time for all those involved. I had previously opted to volunteer with the festival to help with...

LISTEN: Blacksmith – “New Years Demo”

Oh my God do I love me some 90’s influenced angst! Despite being released in January of 2014, local Tampa band Blacksmith is bringing back all the tingly bits that comes with nostalgia with their latest release titled New Years Demo. Blacksmith is a band that really hits you in your 7th grade emo gut, pushing you back into a mindset where you...