Friday February 24th 2017
Pictures, Parades and More
A Guide To Mardi Gras 2017
By Stephanie Sharp
WARREN THOMPSON’S MARDI GRAS VIEW
Even the most seasoned Mardi Gras veterans only ever catch glimpses of their fellow parade-goers through the gaps between festooned floats and decked-out marching bands. One photographer has ...
Black History Month Poetry Events
By C.S. Satterwhite
As Black History Month comes to a close, several events throughout Pensacola celebrate the February tradition honoring African-American culture.
Speaking to the vibrancy of Pensacola's poetry scene, this year two major poetry events are scheduled at the same time ...
Don’t Call Them Emo
By Grant Hutchinson
Jimmy Eat World will be performing at Vinyl on Feb. 28, and local fans couldn't be more stoked.
"(The band's first three records) had such an impact on me," said Travis Seals, 36, of Pensacola. "I associate them with ...
Trial Lawyer 2.0 Wins Again
By Rick Outzen
Last week, the Levin Papantonio law firm announced it had helped secure a cash settlement of more than $670 million with Dupont over lawsuits related to the exposure of the toxic chemical C8 from the company's plant in ...
Development Honors Grocer Willard Warfield
By Duwayne Escobedo
Both Chad Henderson and John Ellis Jr. enjoy preserving historic buildings.
Henderson, founder and CEO of the healthcare real estate development company Catalyst CRE, owns the four-story Rhodes Building on the corner of Chase and Palafox streets that was ...
By Kate Peterson
Opinions from musicians about their own band’s wiki pages goes a little something like this, either they edit it themselves, think it is all lies – or have not even read it in [...]
By Hana Frenette
Young, upbeat and full of energy, GIVERS put on an entertaining show. The five-piece band from Lafayette, La. released their first full-length EP “In Light” last year and got [...]
By Hana Frenette
Young the Giant has a mouthful of late night TV appearances and television sitcom shout outs. Their song “Cough Syrup” was even covered on a season three episode of [...]
by Chuck Shepherd
Jesus Java Britain’s ITV1 television network announced plans in April to accept “prop placements” to blend into production of its new reality talent show in which actors [...]
By Michael Osley
What do you get when you mix Bob Dylan, The Band, Sonic Youth, The Rolling Stones, Stealers Wheel, Television, Big Star, Bill Fay, Neil Young and Hank Williams Sr. in a pot? The [...]
Just a friendly reminder – there is no parking at the actual Hangout Festival site. So unless you're staying close enough to walk, you're going to need to use the Hangout shuttle system.
By James Hagan
Auburn versus Alabama, Miami versus Florida State, Florida versus Georgia: Southern culture is defined by its rivalries. A good rivalry is the lifeblood of sports that allows fans [...]
By Kate Peterson
It is the same old story with bands on the road; the bus is broken down again. That is just where Coheed and Cambria’s Travis Stever was, broken down in Gainesville, Fla. [...]
DeLuna Fest has added 10 more acts to their September 21 – 23, 2012 lineup. The newest artist additions include Reggae legend Jimmy Cliff, Bob Mould plays COPPER BLUE, Trampled by Turtles, [...]
By Jennie McKeon
This year skip the bubble bath and flowers, and treat your mom to a piece of original artwork at the Pensacola Museum of Art’s 10th Annual Art in the Park.
Keeping with [...]