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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...

Say goodbye to your childhood

Say goodbye to your childhood

Jason Turner, Staff

September 26, 2018

The final touring version of Warped Tour ended in West Palm Beach on Aug. 5. On Aug. 4, it made its stop in the Tampa Bay area at Mid-Florida Amphitheatre. For those who don’t know, Warped Tour has been a traveling music/lifestyle/activism festival since 1995. Kevin Lyman, the founder and organizer...

Warped tour offers something for everyone

Warped tour offers something for everyone

Jason Turner, Staff

October 23, 2017

On Saturday, July 1, the Warped Tour came to Vinoy Park in St. Petersburg. Since 1995, the Warped Tour has been bringing new and classic punk, metal, rap, and alternative music to the masses all over North America. This year was no exception. This year’s Warped Tour hosted a diverse lineup on...

Piercing the veil

Piercing the veil

Jason Turner, Staff

May 17, 2017

  Last May, the San Diego post-hardcore band, Pierce The Veil put out their fourth album, “Misadventures”, and has been touring the world ever since.   In October 2016, they played in Orlando and St. Peterburg, and now they are coming back to the area. During the last weekend of...

Pierce The Veil back in Florida

Jason Turner, Staff

April 19, 2017

  Last May, the San Diego post-hardcore band, Pierce The Veil put out their fourth album, “Misadventures,” and has been touring the world ever since. In October 2016, they played in Orlando and St. Pete, and now they are coming back to the area. During the last weekend of April 2017, Piece The...

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