This is upcoming weekend is the annual Punk festival The Fest but tomorrow and Thursday is the annual Pre-Fest titled Big Pre-Fest in Little YBOR 4. This two day festival is taking place in Tampa Bay, Florida. This Pre Fest takes place in multiple venues across the city. Just like the Fest the bands are mostly Punk but there are some Indie, Emo, Pop-Punk, Ska, and Hardcore bands playing. Some of the bands playing this festival will be playing this weekend in Gainesville for the fest. October 26th and October 27th is the Pre-Fest while October 28th till 30th is the Fest. For everyone who is going have a great time and enjoy yourself.
Day One October 26th, 2016
Crowbar: Worthwhile Way, The Slow Death, Too Many Daves, The Tim Version, Nato Coles & The The Blue Diamond Band, Shallow Cuts, Ducking Punches, Underground Railroad to Candyland, Tiltwheel.
New World Brewery: Jason Guy Smiley (Julien Baker Cover Set), Empty Lungs, Western Settings, Alexander & The Grapes, Raging Nathans, Wonk Unit, No Fun, No Weather Talks, Awkward Age.
The Orpheum: Less Than Jake, Dead To Me, The Flatliners, Off With Their Heads, Gunmoll (Board of Rejection set), Red City Radio, PEARS, Elway.
Tequila’s: Prawn, Annabel, Slingshot Dakota, Free Throw, Dowsing, Microwave, Prince Daddy & The Hyena, and Ratboys.
Day Two October 27th, 2016
Crowbar: Mystery Band, Masked Intruder (S/T LP Front to Back), Mustard Plug, Tim Barry, Pink Razors, War on Women, Lemuria, Broadway Calls, Captain We’re Sinking, Save Ends, The Island of Misfits Toys.
New World Brewery: Old Vices, Timeshares (Bearable Set), The Brokedowns, MakeWar (Developing A Theory of Integrity), Wolf-Face, Kamikaze Girls, Success, Coaster, RVIVR, After The Fall, Dead Tropics, DFMK, Caffiends.
The Orpheum: Propagandhi, Strike Anywhere, A Wilhelm Scream, Knapsack, Samiam, Small Brown Bike.
Tequila’s Inside: Mean Jeans, Toys That Kill, Shellshag, Big Eyes, Tenement, Sonic Avenues, Audacity, Hosptial Job, toyGuitar, Vacation.
Tequila’s Outside: Scott Reynolds, Chris Cresswell, Erica Freas, Red City Radio (Acoustic), Lincoln Le Ferve.