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REAL LAUGHS RADIO
Loud It Up with Zero Exposure! Blending their own original Modern Rock songs with your favorite rock radio hits, this Central Florida group keeps the rock alive. Also, featuring Angela Casella.
Tom Connery – Vocals
Joe Hildenbrand – Guitars, Vocals
Tim Pennock – Guitars, Vocals
Chris Dispensa – Drums, Vocals
Topher Dispensa – Bass
Taylor Emery – Bass
Nu Level Is a hard rock original band from Kissimmee, FL. Made up of musicians from different back grounds, this band seems to cultivate their tunes for a new rocking sound. Lead guitar, vocalist and song writer, Mike Haggerty, has been on the music scene in the central Florida area since the early 90’s. Most recently the band has opened up for several national acts including Flotsom and Jetsom.
After pursuing her own solo career, Florida native and singer/songwriter Ari Rose started exploring the idea of starting a band. Ari collaborated with with Alex and Nick Pandolph to form Burning RoseLine. Alex’s wife, Kiera, later joined the band as their bass player. Together, these fast friends became much more than just bandmates – they became family, spreading their positive message throughout every venue they play.
Ari Rose – lead vocals/guitar/keys/bass
Nick Pandolph – lead guitar/keys
Alex Pandolph – drums
Kiera Pandolph – bass
O’rchard is a 3-piece indie rock band based in Saint Cloud, Florida by three music-driven friends, conceptualized in 2016 they released an album within four months of coming together. This team loves bringing unexpected instruments to the scene and keeps inspired by unique sounds from every player. Their music is described as optimistic, fun, and full of passion. Keep a look out for their new EP– Ochre Roots.
Austin Courtney- Guitar/Vocals
Bronson Christian- Bass/Vocals
Chris Harper- Drums/Accordion
Flipside is a dance/party/classic rock band with a little funk from Orlando.
Dana Dola – Lead vocals, back up vocals
Traci O’Brian – Lead vocals, back up vocals, keyboards, electric & acoustic guitars, harmonica
Neil McDonald – Drums, back up vocals
Ricky Rivera Sr. – Lead and rhythm guitars, back up vocals
Jesus Rivera – Rhythm guitar, lead & back up vocals
Tom Trow – Bass guitar, back up vocals
COCOA BEACH MUSIC RECITAL
Cocoa Beach Music is owned and operated by Greg and Elaine Byler originally from Venice FL. They moved to Cocoa Beach a few years ago with the idea to bring music to the community. Along with selling instruments and giving music lessons they also believe in giving back to the community. They enjoy volunteering with Surf Foundation along with other charities, raffling ukuleles and donating proceeds. This is Cocoa Beach Music’s 2nd year with film festival where the students will perform for family and friends what they have accomplished during this years music program.
Antalai is a one women fronted band, who began writing and recording overseas at 16 years old. Being a military kid, Antalai was unable to form a stable band so she began producing her own music in her bedroom on a regular basis. Her influences include Third Eye Blind, Matchbox 20, The Goo Goo Dolls and Halsey.
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