Thursday, August 16, 2012

Irie St. Pete

Irie St. Pete - Rebelution is here

SoCal reggae rockers Rebelution have arrived in downtown St. Petersburg for tonight's sold-out concert at Jannus Live.

Count on running into a heady crowd heading to this show with doors opening at 6:00 pm.

Also on the bill are Expendables and Passafire.

More info at

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Wolf-Face tonight on WMNF

Catch Michael J. Wolf as he returns to the airwaves TONIGHT (8/15/2012) for an exclusive interview and in-studio performance with Wolf-Face on WMNF's Grand National Championships.

TUNE IN AT 8 PM TONIGHT TO 88.5 (Tampa/St.Petersburg) OR ONLINE AT

Michael, Rain-Wolf, The Good Wolf, and Wolf-Fart will join Alastair St. Hill from 8-10 pm tonight (8/15/2012), then see Wolf-Face live in St. Petersburg August 24 at Local 662 with Room Full of Strangers, Alias Punch, The Mother Machine, and Die Rebel Scum . . .
Advance tickets available that include a pre-party with an open keg

Additional RNC in St. Pete Info

St. Petersburg Police just dropped off this door-hanger. It includes multiple advisories and links for information regarding parking and other restrictions for the upcoming RNC welcome party at Tropicana Field.

It points out that Residential Parking Permits will not be exempt from the restrictions and could be subject to removal.

Gotta love the use of the QR code. 

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

RNC in the Burg

The 2012 Republican National Convention will be taking place in Tampa, but the GOP's big cocktail welcome party is going down at St. Petersburg's Tropicana Field. There are a number of roads that will be closed for one day or more around August 26. Don't get stuck behind more than a mile of chain-linked fence. . .

Get the whole story and view the interactive map from Tampa Bay Times.

Central Coffee Facade Exposed

On Central Avenue in downtown St. Petersburg the demolition of a vacant building exposed this hand-painted advertisement for the former Hayward's Toy Shop.

The freshly exposed mural is on the side of Central Coffee Shoppe. An adjacent structure was carefully pulled-apart by a wrecking crew to make way for a the construction of a new bank.

Getting started

Looking at some zine, art paper, and other publication samples. Trying to route a course for a new free periodical for St. Petersburg and Tampa Bay.