This up-coming weekend, FEST 16 will take over downtown Gainesville from Friday 27 to October to Sunday October 29. Before any music festival, making a must-see list full of where and when bands are playing is key. If you still need more bands to fill up your schedule, we're here to help you out. Make sure … Continue reading Staff Picks: Bands To See At Fest 16
By: Eliza Goldstein As I walked into Loosey’s last Wednesday night with my close friend Lindsy, the air was tense. We stood in line Flaco’s to get some dinner. The small sandwich shop was crowded but felt almost silent. Reporters with cameras larger than my head filed in and out of the downtown bars and … Continue reading [Photo Set] DONKNG, Kinder Than Wolves, Henrietta & Alumine at Loosey’s
By: Lindsy Carrasquillo The last time we spoke to The Pauses' singer Tierney Tough, the band was getting ready to play in Gainesville as part of their tour opening up for Cindy Wilson of the B-52's. This time, the band is returning to town to play Fest 16 on Friday, October 27 at Loosey's … Continue reading Q&A: The Pauses Discuss Touring, Upcoming Record
By: Lindsy Carrasquillo Made up of Bianca Joy Runkles and Maxim White, the two-piece band Consent will be playing Fest 16 on Saturday, October 28 at The Boxcar from 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm. We spoke to the band about their influences, who they're looking forward to seeing at Fest and more. Can you … Continue reading Q&A: Consent Talk Goals, Influences & must-see bands at FEST.
By Lindsy Carrasquillo The Gainesville, Florida natives, You Vandal, will be releasing their next album, I Just Want To Go Back To Hell, on November 17 via Jump Start Records. We caught up with vocalist and bassist Eric Cannon to discuss the album, FEST 16 and more. Make sure to see catch their Fest performance … Continue reading Q&A: You Vandal On Their New Record, FEST and Upcoming Plans