Tropical rock (or trop rock) is a genre of popular music that incorporates elements and influences of rock and roll, reggae, country music, caribbean, Calypso music and zydeco, with themes and musical compositions inspired by an island style.
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All of the parents who threw out NOFX records, kept their kids from attending Lagwagon concerts, prevented youth from sporting Strung Out t-shirts or Good Riddance stickers, and asked, “what the fuck is he saying?” after hearing Propagandhi are scratching their heads in sheer disbelief. For 25 years Fat Wreck Chords has stayed true toRead More
This is a pretty great cover and you have to give respect anytime someone can cover a song and make you forget about the original. This is the Marty Ray Project doing a live acoustic cover of Vanilla Ice’s hit single from 1990 with “Ice Ice Baby”. You can follow Marty Ray on his YoutubeRead More
Aer, the musically eclectic duo from Wayland Massachusetts, are close to releasing their newest album entitled One of a Kind. Set for release on August 14th, One of a Kind is the fourth full-length album from the group led by David von Mering and Carter Schultz, and they’ve just premiered the music video for theRead More
From Tulsa World: “Margaritaville’s 5 o’Clock Somewhere Bar opens over holiday weekend” Guests at the 5 o’Clock Somewhere bar, opening Friday, will be greeted by stiltwalkers, giveaways and the largest bar of its kind in the nation. At 5,000 square feet, it’s the first branded venue of the Margaritaville expansion at River Spirit Casino, andRead More
The Pier’s Weekend Show Locator is back for the big 4th of July weekend with a whole mess of reggae fun for the next 3 days! Check out this edition for all this weekend’s shows including Damian Marley, John Butler Trio, Katchafire, House of Shem, and many more. The summer is pumping along with festivalRead More
The fast-growing Margaritaville brand will launch on HSN on July 3 with a beautiful assortment of exclusive and curated products that capture the escapism of island living. Every Friday during the month of July, beginning at 5 p.m. (ET), viewers can enjoy ‘It’s 5 O’clock Somewhere’ Margaritaville programming highlighting the branded merchandise that introduces theRead More