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Groove Cruise X: 11 Secrets Revealed

Groove Cruise X: 11 Secrets Revealed

On Thursday, January 30, a close-knit clique of 2,700 costumed crazies ascended Groove Cruise X for its 10th Anniversary. Over the course of four nights on the epic Norwegian Pearl, which set sail to Cozumel, plenty of scantily clad secrets were revealed. Melodysiac was ...

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February 11th, 2014

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AURA 5 Preview: Fans Speak Out!

AURA 5 Preview: Fans Speak Out!

With this year’s 5th Annual AURA Music and Arts Festival readily approaching , we decided to get a few testimonials from various fans, explaining what draws them to the festival, and why it is special to them. In lieu of the fest’s return to Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park

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February 10th, 2014

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All Funky Signs Lead To Bear Creek

All Funky Signs Lead To Bear Creek

From the moment we saw that sign, my entire body buzzed with excitement. “Festival Parking: Turn Left” may not seem like anything special, but at the time, we had just finished a four-hour car ride fueled on perpetually growing anticipation, and once realized we had finally ...

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December 12th, 2013

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Cheese in the Trees: An Enchanting Weekend at Suwannee Hulaween

Cheese in the Trees: An Enchanting Weekend at Suwannee Hulaween

I’d heard a lot of things about The String Cheese Incident leading up to Hulaween this year. A LOT of things. I was nearly overwhelmed with anticipation by the time I settled in to my campsite late Wednesday night. “They’re more than a show, they’re an experience; a ...

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November 14th, 2013

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Bear Creek Preview: Our 5 Favorite Acts

Bear Creek Preview: Our 5 Favorite Acts

Furry freaks, prepare to reunite, for our favorite annual Bear Creek bash is merely hours away. Frankly, we haven’t quite unpacked yet from Hulaween, so we’re already one foot out the door and on the way back up to Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park for more Live Oak rage ...

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November 12th, 2013

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Bear Creek Preview: Can Suenalo’s Latin Flavor Trump The Funk?

Bear Creek Preview: Can Suenalo’s Latin Flavor Trump The Funk?

Bear Creek boasts a river of funk, but it’s the introduction of new fusion acts we’re bookmarking in 2013. Enter Suenalo, a 12-year-old, Latin fusion ensemble based in the heart of Miami. The eight-piece collective plans to make its first trip up to Suwannee in just a few ...

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November 5th, 2013

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Bear Creek Preview: Ghost Owl Talks Songwriting & Suwannee

Bear Creek Preview: Ghost Owl Talks Songwriting & Suwannee

Our favorite fall music festival is just around the bend, and this year, there are a handful of first-time acts debuting on the Bear Creek roster. While we’re stoked to see returning favorites, we’re most definitely intrigued by newcomers, including Ghost Owl, comprised of ...

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November 5th, 2013

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5 Reasons We’re Hooping Into Hulaween

5 Reasons We’re Hooping Into Hulaween

There ain’t no party like a Suwannee party, but when you add in the Halloween factor, along with one of the jam scene’s most entertaining acts playing host, the freaks are bound to flock to fall’s most festive fest of all! Here are five musical reasons we can’t wait for ...

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October 11th, 2013

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Miami: III Points Fest Receives Warm Wynwood Welcome

Miami: III Points Fest Receives Warm Wynwood Welcome

It’s safe to say that Wynwood, which sits just west of Downtown Miami, is not your normal Miami neighborhood. And, the first-ever III Points Festival that was held there from Thursday, October 3 through Saturday, October 5, was not your normal Miami festival. There was an ...

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October 11th, 2013

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III Points Festival: Our Top 5 Picks

III Points Festival: Our Top 5 Picks

The Wynwood neighborhood of Miami is most well known for its art walks, graffiti, street art murals and Art Basel events. This coming weekend, though, Wynwood welcomes the first-ever stand-alone festival to be held in the neighborhood: III Points, Thursday October 3 through ...

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October 2nd, 2013

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