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Sing Out Loud Festival in St. Augustine, Lauris Vidal

Sing Out Loud Festival: Free Music in St. Augustine for the Month of September

4th Annual Sing Out Loud Festival The 4th annual kicks off September with a roster of 334 national, regional, and local artists performing in live concerts at various venues. The month-long free festival held on the four weekends from September 6th-29th features eclectic presentations of concerts by country music star Kacey Musgraves, St. Paul & the Broken Bones, Jenny Lewis, Kurt Vile, Shovels & Rope, Son Volt and Aaron Lee Tasjan, The Growlers, Hot Water Music, Propagandhi and Subhumans, GZA, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, the Menzingers, and Dave Hause, Raye Zaragoza, and more. The full schedule is available at …

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Relax In The Cool Breeze Of The Trade Winds

In 1946, two merchant seamen opened the in downtown St. Augustine. It reflected the rustic charm of the South Seas bars they frequented while sailing far from their Florida home. The lounge changed hands in 1954 and generations of the Leonard family have operated “the Oldest Lounge in the Oldest City” ever since. “My Aunt Betty was the first of the Leonards to own the lounge,” says owner  of Elizabeth Leonard Clark, who purchased the bar with husband Rex Clark. “I began working at the lounge for my mother on my 18th birthday in 1980, 35 years ago. Since her …

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Sam Pacetti: Fast Fingers On 6 Strings

A stroll along the St. George Street corridor will engage all of the senses. There is so much to see, smell and hear on any given day, especially if you happen by the . Guitarist has become part of the quintessential St. Augustine experience with his deft playing, songwriting skills and impassioned vocals. Growing up in North Florida, Pacetti credits and as his earliest musical influences. But he found a kindred spirit in legendary finger picker of St. Augustine who took the young player under his wing and guided him through the folk process. The pair played together every week …

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The 20th Annual Gamble Rogers Music Festival Schedule

 will take place at the  throughout the weekend of May 1 through May 3! The festival will feature a celebration of sound with internationally-known recording stars kicking off the 3-day event on Friday, May 1. On Saturday, May 2 and Sunday, May 3, six stages located throughout the St. Augustine Amphitheatre grounds will feature dozens of celebrated artists including headliner and Florida performing great .  Other headliners include ,  and the  and .  The festival will also feature a kids’ activity area with music and guided fun events, a food truck dining area, numerous art and craft vendors and the …

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Harpeth Rising, Folk trio at 20th Annual Gamble Rogers Music Festival

Folk trio Harpeth Rising will bring a combined bluegrass and folk sound to St. Augustine this weekend during the 20thAnnual . The trio from Louisville, Kentucky will perform from 7:25 to 8:05 p.m. Saturday, May 2 on the main stage at the St. Augustine Amphitheatre, 1340 A1A South, St. Augustine. The music festival will feature six stages May 2-3, bring dozens of celebrated artists to the Ancient City during this celebration of the late , a recording artist and storyteller who died in 1991 trying to save a man from drowning in Flagler County. Two-day tickets for May 2-3 are $35; …

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