#FBF: Fall Out Boy at House of Blues

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Photo Credit: xaccidentallymaebyx.tumblr.com

What the hell is an Overcast Kid? That was all that ran through our minds as the doors opened for that show after we’d spent the early morning in weather that was far too cold for our desert rat bones. All we had was a CVS sized throw blanket, Red Bull and tea from a man we’re still not sure was homeless or not. I took a sip, I’m still here. I’m sure it was fine. So anyways, the show was Fall Out Boy with Jack’s Mannequin opening. Thank goodness for that because I’m not sure I could’ve convinced my friends to head there before the crack of dawn.

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GML: Not My Bey

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Dear world, while you sit there and freak out over the identity of Becky and the drop of some Lemonade, there is a devil inching closer and closer to actually claiming the White House. I know music is an escape and it allows us to just exist without the downpour reality can bring in our lives – but come on. Imagine how much political change would get done if people spent as much time opening up conversations about that instead of this woman with the good hair. Maybe because things are getting too real with Donald Trump, or maybe it’s because I don’t understand the appeal of Beyonce’s slam poetry music…

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Oceans of Slumber’s Cammie Gilbert on the Welcoming Metal Scene

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For fans of Game of Thrones, winter just returned with the premiere of the show’s sixth season on HBO. For fans of Oceans of Slumber, it came a couple months back with the metal band dropped their latest, rightfully titled – Winter. Leading the band is the always dynamic Cammie Gilbert and her ways inspired me to want have her as part of this series. So we’re kicking off a month of women who handle things in a band a little early because, why not? Cammie was very open about everything from recording their newest record to what it was like getting into the metal scene as a black woman. Now let’s get to it!

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