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  • J. Jaye Steele joined his band mates of Push for a New Year's Eve to remember forever!
    Push-ing in the New Year at The Crazy Olive!
    New Year's Eve at The Crazy Olive, was a very special night in so many ways. Most importantly, this evening brought back a special gift to our local music scene when J. Jaye Steele took the stage once again with his band mates from Push! It...
  • Jessica Penne apologized for pushing Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc after her Invicta FC 6 victory
    Jessica Penne apologizes for pushing Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc at Invicta FC 6
    During the Sept. 22 pilot episode of WMMA Jam Live, Jessica Penne apologized for pushing Nicdali Rivera-Calanoc post-fight at Invicta FC 6."I've had mostly her fans kind of coming at me in a weird way saying that I'm a poor sport,...
  • Timmy Johnston of 10,000 Views and The Flying Hasselhoffs entertains all week long
    Summer Sounds Still Simmer in SW Florida
    This past week packed a ton of local music into it and many bands are reaching out a bit more regionally to spread our lovely sound with neighboring rock fans! 10,000 Views and Superbot both traveled to the Seminole Coconut Creek Casino for a east...
  • Moon Child heats up the SW FLA music scene with a stellar debut week!
    Sweltering Music Temperatures Take Over SW Florida!
    The arrival of summer usually means a slower pace to things around the relams of SW Florida, but someone neglected to alert the local musicians around here that summer is even close! We still have new bands hitting our scene to keep things hot and...
  • Timmy Johnston and 10,000 Views host Wednesday evenings at The Beached Whale on Ft. Myers Beach
    SW Florida Heats up with New Sound!
    Who says Summer has to slow down? Obviously s few new bands to the SW Florida music scene decided it was time to make a 'splash' and hit the scene running!A lovely new crew has formed on the rock front and their name is Halo Effect. They...
  • Julia Simms of Superbot performing at their Blue Martini Monday show 9 PM
    A Rockin' HOT Summer in SW Florida
    Yes, it may be rolling into the tropical humidity of summer in SW Florida and out of arather good tourist season; however, the heat is only going to turn up around here on thelocal music scene.There are old favorites going strong right now and...
  • 10 combat knives of the military, past and present
    10 combat knives of the military, past and present
    Since the beginning of time, perhaps thousands of years, there was a need for a close quarter fighting weapon. At no time did this realization become more evident then the various wars that have raged upon our globe.History claims it was a &ldquo...
  • Thomas O'Brien and Groove Alliance visit The Beached Whale this coming Monday evening at 10 PM
    A Rockin' Season on Deck in SW Florida
    This past week seemed to open the flood gates for tourist season, in SW Florida. That lovely time of year, where a normally seven minute drive takes a local over one hour to complete! Just strap yourselves in, turn up the music and go see a local...
  • Patrick McGuire debuts with Smack Daddy - New Year's Eve @ The Buddha!
    SW Florida: Movin' Out the Old...Rockin' in the New!
    Our local scene rocked the weekend prior to Christmas, and so shall it continue this week and on into this year's ending weekend! This week's feature will include New Year's Eve dates to help you choose which party(s) to attend.Last...
  • Tommy Kollman will be honored in a memorial service held this Friday at 4:30 PM - Bowditch Point Park FMB
    Bittersweetest of Holidays, as SW FLA bids Goodbye to Tommy Kollman
    Last week brought a Model Citisin debut at the Buddha Nightclub for their first hosted weekend, and what a great show it was! This fan highly recommends taking in a Model Citisin show and either Cigar Bar LIVE or The Buddha are also recommended...
  • Santa Claus Rockin' SW Florida in a matter of weeks...
    Rockin' the HO-HO-Holidays SW Florida Style
    Last weekend brought a 'sardine-style' packing to The Beached Whale with 10,000 Views as the host. Timmy, Stet and John hosted a grand crowd at the Whale with come new covers with Stet on lead vocals and an acoustic opening set that opens...
  • Stet Howland rocks The Beached Whale this evening with 10,000 Views
    Musical Holiday Potpourri in SW Florida...Do You Gift Wrap?
    Leave it to the Holidays to 'spice' things up some on the local music scene, as we experience an assortment of new faces and/or voices on the scene and more recently than not, female singers are becoming more prevelant locally.Combine that...
  • Patrick McGuire returns to the SW Florida sound scene with Smack Daddy!
    The Sweet Sounds of SW Florida
    Last week brought the Coconut Festival to Sunsplash Waterpark and 38 Special to Cape Coral for a grand show, that local gems, Push and also Atomic Punks warmed up the crowd for. Great music, food, libations and a waterpark, what else would anyone...
  • Adults learning
    Carlos Caban is on the adult literacy road to the GED
    It is never too late for older adults to learn how to read and write. The learning process is not easy, but if given clear instruction, guidance and encouragement by educators like Literacy Partners’ (LP) teachers and volunteer tutors, adult...
  • Timmy Johnston adds an acoustic evening to his schedule. Sundays @ Yucatan at 7 PM
    A Taste of the SW Florida Sound...
    This past week brought the Taste of the Town to the downtown river district of Fort Myers. The festival brought two stages for live entertainment that ran Friday through Sunday, early evening. What better way to enjoy food samples from over 40...