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The Sh-Booms’ Blurred Odyssey Tour comes to Tampa

The Sh-Booms’ Blurred Odyssey Tour comes to Tampa

Jason Turner, Staff

September 10, 2019

"Sh-boom sh-boom ya-da-da ya-da-da da-da-da da." You may recognize the song lyrics. Now, get ready for a band with the same name. Coming out of Orlando is the Sh-Booms, a garage-soul band, featuring singer Brenda Radney, who sang on Justin Timberlake’s “The 20/20 Experience, Pt. 2.” In September,...

Disrupt your life next week

Disrupt your life next week

Jason Turner, Staff

June 20, 2019

June 26 is the day. Come to MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre for the inaugural Disrupt Festival. Get there early so you can see Hyro the Hero. Set times can be found here. I will be there, so come say hello and tell me what you think. Here is more information: DISRUPT FESTIVAL Kicks Off This Friday, June 21st   With Pe...

Hyro the Hero disrupts mainstream rap

Hyro the Hero disrupts mainstream rap

Jason Turner, Staff

May 11, 2019

Hyro the Hero says you should rock with him and his band because they have an “extreme, dope message about waking up the people.” At Welcome to Rockville, he and his band spoke with the Hawkeye about themselves and what is coming next for them. Hyro the Hero is a rapper backed by a rock band t...

Welcome to Rockville 2019

Welcome to Rockville 2019

Jason Turner, Staff

May 10, 2019

Thousands of music fans got together at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville on May 3-5 for Welcome to Rockville. Even the rain on Friday and Sunday could not stop the bands and fans from having a great time. There was a wide variety of acts this year. Most music lovers were able to find something they li...

Out on a LIMB(S)

Out on a LIMB(S)

Jason Turner, Hawkeye Staff

May 6, 2019

  The Tampa-based post-hardcore band LIMBS is currently on tour opening for The Plot In You, Like Moths to Flames and Day­seeker. LIMBS had a homecom­ing of sorts when the tour made a stop at Crowbar on April 12. At the show, guitarist Jordan Hunter took some time to talk to the Hawkeye. “T...

21 Savage

Breonna Peddleton, Staff

May 2, 2019

Atlanta’s well-known artist Shayaa Bin Abraham-Joseph, also known as 21 Savage, got indicted on February 3, 2019. Just a few hours before the Super Bowl, 21 Savage was driving when out of nowhere guns and lights were in his face. As 21 savage stated, all he heard was ICE say “We got Savage.” That...

There’s a new festival in town

There’s a new festival in town

Jason Turner, Staff

March 26, 2019

Get ready to be disrupted by a new traveling festival. This summer marks the beginning of The Rockstar Energy Drink DISRUPT Festival. There are 25 dates for the festival, which comes to the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre on June 26. Tickets go on sale March 29 at 10 a.m. According to their website...

Yes, punk rock has rules

Yes, punk rock has rules

Jason Turner, Staff

March 22, 2019

As Kevin Bivona, guitarist of The Interrupters (www.wearetheinterrupters.com), told people at the Orpheum on March 9, the first rule of punk is to pick people up when they fall down. The Interrupters played a sold-out show along with opening acts Masked Intruder and Rat Boy. Starting with “A Frien...

Steve Aoki at The Ritz Ybor

Lydia Gingrich, Staff Writer

February 27, 2019

  The energy from the roaring crowd, the vibrancy of all the lights, and the bass from the music are just a few things The Ritz has to offer when providing you with a killer show. That’s definitely what was given off at famous DJs, Steve Aoki’s show on Friday, Jan. 25.   Located ...

HCC Grad, Hunter of LIMBS

HCC Grad, Hunter of LIMBS

Jason Turner, Hawkeye Staff

November 5, 2018

What makes Jordan Hunter special? He is an HCC graduate and a guitarist for Tampa based post hardcore band LIMBS. When asked about other bands, Hunter says, “I grew up listening to a lot of Blink-182. They’re definitely one of my favorite groups of all time. Another all-time favorite artist is Justin...

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