Booked Promotions Presents
Sexual Side Effects
Geri X, The Pinz, The Black Rabbits, Blaine the Mono
54 North Orange Ave
Orlando, FL, 32801
This event is all ages
Sexual Side Effects
The Atlanta-based quartet The Sexual Side Effects defy easy categorization, seamlessly combining elements of ‘80s post-punk and New Wave with modern pop and indie, served with a healthy splash of space-rock psychedelia, but the band’s overriding focus is clear: bringing their haunting and majestic brand of music to the masses. Led by main songwriter Amber Taylor, a dynamic presence whose experiences as a transgendered person color the lyrical narrative, the group—also including Clay McClure (drums), Ryan McDougall (guitar) and Mike Sidner (bass)—are on a mission to touch hearts and minds with Taylor’s message, while captivating eardrums with the band’s breathtaking sound.
Bulgarian-born Geri X is a composer, a musician and a singer hard to put a label on. Fans and critics spotted it from the moment she broke onto the Tampa Bay music scene: Geri is an artist with a singular sound you have not heard before.
What started with a classical training in piano, guitar and voice, evolving out of a broad and eclectic blend of influences, has become wonderfully her own. In the process of sharing her songs, Geri bares her soul to ease the audience’s emotions. It is the strength of the voice and the charge to each word that draws them to a halt. “Geri X is a poet, rebel, and a singer with a voice that is demanding to be heard. She carries the intensity of a Mike Tyson punch with the serene beauty of one of the best female vocalists of this era” (L.A. Post)
She has received countless accolades for her work, including Creative Loafing’s Best Singer Songwriter 3 times, as well as playing Summerfest, Verge, Joshua Tree, Steel Bridge Song Festival to new a few. Geri X was named "Best of Indie" by Rolling Stone Magazine 2011 (Europe).
Aside from being a workaholic and an alluring performer, often carrying out few shows in a day, Geri is a prolific songwriter. This is a fundamental quality, which combined with her work ethic and the gift of sharing make her a true artist: one you can connect to.
Whether with a full band or on stage with just a guitar, she is simply captivating. One only needs to experience it.
An alternative / danceable neo punk/ indie rock band
out of Jacksonville, FL. The Pinz are headed to play the Official NXNE in Toronto. New songs are being created with plans to be back in the studio this summer.
Past performances include seven shows at SXSW 2013; CBGB Festival at Webster Hall with Fidlar; SXSW showcases 2012; NYC shows with The Dollyrots, Fidlar, I Fight Dragon & MC Lars; a Florida tour with the Dead Kennedys; and sharing the local stage with The Adicts,the White Wives (Chris #2 & Chris Head of Anti-Flag), Voted Most Random, GBH, Eryn Woods, Hey Ocean, and The Fleshtones.
Started in 2009 as a punk band, alternative band, The Pinz, evolved to pop punk and continues to transform into what is now more of an indie rock sound.
The Black Rabbits
The Black Rabbits are an indie rock band out of Orlando, FL.
They have a wide range of influences from acts such as
The Pixies, The Who, The Doors, Nirvana, Neil Diamond, The Ramones, The Monkees, The Animals, The Smashing Pumpkins
Blaine the Mono
Blaine the Mono is a female fronted Alternative/Rock band from Orlando, Florida. Each member brings with them a diverse range of influences that allows them to uniquely cross genres, but remain true to a consistent yet one of a kind sound. Their ep, "Vices in Verses" released in December of 2012 is the follow up to their debut two-song release "One Rail, Two Tracks". Vices in Verses is receiving glowing reviews that praise Randi's impressive vocal range and style while complimented by music that hooks you and exposes you to something refreshing. In 2013 Blaine the Mono played WJRR's Earthday Birthday festival with bands the Offspring, Papa Roach, and Stone Sour. Also into 2013 and 2012, they played the Florida Music Festival with included the Dirty Heads and the Supervillians as headliners
$8.00 - $10.00
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