Videos

Starset – rocking planetariums across America

Cinematic rockers have recently begun taking their shows to a new dimension by performing their album Transmissions inside the engaging environment of planetariums. Lead vocalist and band founder explains, “I love the immersion that a planetarium provides. The Starset live show is intended to be an experience—an escape from the tediousness of everyday life into the world of Starset—a world that has been heavily inspired by the Message. The planetarium is the closest we have come towards realizing this ever-expanding goal.  For the last two years music fans have been enthusiastically devouring Starset’s futuristic live shows. With custom video content, …

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The Story of Sonny Boy Slim

WHO: Gary Clark, Jr. WHEN: February 21, 2016 WHERE: Ponte Vedra Concert Hall The Story of Sonny Boy Slim is the uncanny evolution of an artist embracing his roots with a rarified grace, style, and an inextinguishable passion which reflects his vision as a songwriter, groove master, and the vocal force of nature he has become, while his guitar virtuosity already speaks (quite voluminously) for itself.  Coming Feb 21 to the Ponte Vedra Concert Hall. Grammy Award-winning singer, songwriter and virtuoso guitarist will release his second full-length studio album, entitled The Story of Sonny Boy Slim, on September 11th via . The Story of Sonny …

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Our GIN Story – St. Augustine Distillery

St. Augustine Distillery, New World Gin & Tonic

Gin is meant to be mixed. Juniper and botanicals come to life in cocktails and add complexity.  This is why many cocktails call for gin. The simplest and most common gin cocktail is the GIN & TONIC, a cocktail with a RICH (literally) history.  Adding gin to tonic water originated in India in 1825. A concern for the health of British soldiers, colonial administrators, and families living in India required the British to consume rations of quinine in the form of Indian tonic water.  Quinine was used to fight the deadly disease malaria.  Of course, the British added gin to …

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Hot Nite at Jack Rabbits: Vinyl Theatre

It may be possible to estimate a band’s true popularity entirely on how many fans willingly cram into tight, un-air-conditioned spaces this time of year. Any local concert-goer is familiar with the perils of attending a standing-only show in July, especially at a venue as compact as . A few vents pumped a derisory amount of warm air into the hall as girls clutched their hair off their necks. Performers onstage literally rained sweat onto their instruments and the audience, who willingly thrust their phones into the deluge to capture every moment for the Internet. A young crowd assembled to …

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Local Cocktails: THE FLORIDA MULE

The Florida Mule - St. Augustine Distillery Florida Cane Vodka by Joseph Mills

The is a Floridian twist on the classic Moscow Mule made with Co. Florida Cane Vodka. Ingredients: • 2 oz. St. Augustine Distillery Co. Florida Cane Vodka • 2 oz. Mule Mix* • Crushed Ice • Soda Water • Fresh Mint Directions: • Mix in Copper Mug with Crushed Ice • Top with Soda Water • Swizzle & Garnish with Fresh Mint *Mule Mix: • 4 Parts Lime Juice • 2 Parts Rich Simple Syrup • 1 Part Ginger Juice

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“strong as Kentucky moonshine” Pure Prairie League

Who:                    PURE PRAIRIE LEAGUE Where:               Florida Theatre ~ Jacksonville, FL When:                 July 25 Time:                   8pm Tix:                       $39-$69 Ages:                    all ages From their beginnings in Ohio as a group of friends playing cover tunes to the present day unit featuring founding member/pedal-steel innovator , veteran bassist , drummer and guitar ace , continues to embellish the rich 44-year history of one of country rock’s pioneering forces. PPL’s first hit, “Amie” got its meteoric launch on one of Jacksonville’s AOR radio stations. As one reviewer recently wrote, “PPL’s sound combines sweet memories with edgy, contemporary muscle. Their vocals are as strong as …

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DARYL HANCE POWER TRIO + EUGENE SNOWDEN and FRIENDS

FRIDAY AUGUST 14th 2015 UNDERBELLY 113 EAST BAY STREET JACKSONVILLE, FL 32202 904-353-6067 DOORS 8:00 PM SHOW 9:00 PM $8 Both Jacksonville, Florida’s Power Trio, and Orlando, Florida’s Eugene Snowden and Friends, have teamed up again to do a Florida tour that will bring an action packed night of high energy soul, funk, dirty blues, and rock and roll groove to Jacksonville’s on Friday August 14th, Tampa’s on Sunday August 16th, and to Orlando’s  on Saturday August 22nd. Hance is gearing up for the release of his 3rd album this fall. The follow up to 2014’s smoker , this new as of yet …

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TED 2 – COMING TO THEATERS JUNE 26

Seth MacFarlane returns as writer, director and voice star of , Universal and Media Rights Capital’s follow-up to the highest-grossing original R-rated comedy of all time.  Joined once again by star Mark Wahlberg and fellow Ted writers Alec Sulkin & Wellesley Wild, MacFarlane produces the live action/CG-animated comedy alongside Bluegrass Films’ Scott Stuber, as well as Jason Clark and John Jacobs. Website: www.LegalizeTed.com Genre:                             Live Action/CG-Animated Comedy Cast:                               , , , , and Morgan Freeman Director:                           Seth MacFarlane Writers:                            Seth MacFarlane & Alec Sulkin & …

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Vinyl Theatre coming to Jack Rabbits July 10th

WHO: Vinyl Theatre WHEN: Friday, July 10 – 8 pm WHERE: JACK RABBITS COST: $10 in advance The members of Vinyl Theatre know firsthand that music has the power to bring people together because it happened to them. Music is how they met, it’s what they bonded over, and it’s what has transformed their lives. Since officially forming in 2012, the Milwaukee based quartet has gone from being college students who revered bands like The Killers, Two Door Cinema Club, The Shins, and Death Cab For Cutie to coming into their own as artists themselves, building an impressive following for …

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Sweet Crude Comes to Jacksonville, 1904 Music Hall

Sweet Crude, Jacksonville, FL, 1904 Music Hall

Bilingual New Orleans Rockers at 1904 Music Hall on July 2 , a young, bilingual New Orleans 7-piece, has created a sound that sets Louisiana’s native French dialect to decidedly non-Cajun music. On Thursday, July 2nd, Sweet Crude will perform at with .  This will be Sweet Crude’s first time playing in Jacksonville. Sweet Crude premiered in Spring 2013. The band, boasting surnames like Marceaux, Arceneaux, and Chachere, seeks to reconnect with their lineage in the context of 4-part harmonies, tribal rhythms, and pop hooks. “We’re making the pop music that we’d otherwise come up with given our influences.  We’re …

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