Features Series: Fest 12

Series: Fest 12

Our annual roundup from Gainesville, FL's famous Fest.

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Fest 12

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Fest 12

Posted Nov. 11, 2013, 5:24 p.m.
Fest 12

Fest recaps are tough. It’s a 4-day* event with over 400 bands. By my spotty count, I saw at least 42 bands and 7 comedians and I’m sure those numbers aren’t accurate. I had some holes in my daily schedules that I wandered about town, ate foods, met up with friends, or just forgot what new bands I checked out. I missed a good dozen more I would have liked to have caught live but—what can you do?—a guy’s gotta eat and sleep. Beyond the massive scope of the event, it’s also more about “the scene” than it’s about spotlights. Sure, big names and big draws played, but there isn’t a ...

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Posted Nov. 11, 2013, 5:17 p.m.
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Posted Nov. 11, 2013, 5:14 p.m.
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Fest 12

Music

Fest 12

Posted Nov. 11, 2013, 5:24 p.m.
Fest 12

Fest recaps are tough. It’s a 4-day* event with over 400 bands. By my spotty count, I saw at least 42 bands and 7 comedians and I’m sure those numbers aren’t accurate. I had some holes in my daily schedules that I wandered about town, ate foods, met up with friends, or just forgot what new bands I checked out. I missed a good dozen more I would have liked to have caught live but—what can you do?—a guy’s gotta eat and sleep. Beyond the massive scope of the event, it’s also more ...

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Posted Nov. 11, 2013, 5:08 p.m.
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Scene Point Blank: I’m always interested in how people blend their personal and professional lives. You’re currently an ...

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