Jam rockers Displace continue to take the scene by storm, bringing their infectious live show to venues and festivals nationwide. The Florida based band has a big summer ahead, starting with the release of their new album Undertow. Due out June 25th, the group’s sophomore effort shows a matured approach to the same energetic equation, expanding on their creative songwriting and musicianship on every track.To give fans a taste of the new music, you can stream their first single, “Friction,” below.The band has a major tour ahead of them, kicking off on June 21st for an album preview show at WMNF’s In The Groove radio program in Tampa, FL, before an official album release party on the 25th at Crowbar. The tour hits a number of dates in Florida, before hitting the Great Outdoors Jam in Mount Dora, FL on July 1st with Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Aqueous and more. They’ll hit more Southern shows before heading to Colorado for an extended run in the state, bringing their shows to fans at venues throughout.The Great Outdoors Jam Will Welcome Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Aqueous And More For Florida ThrowdownCheck out the band’s summer dates below, and head here for more information.
In an online poll going around of which musical act has the “Most Stupid Band Name,” our good friends of The String Cheese Incident are currently in the top spot. Surprisingly, they are beating out bands such as The The, Diarrhea Planet, We Butter the Bread with Butter, Limp Bizkit, and another one of their jam band brethren that go by the name of Phish.SCI keyboardist Kyle Hollingsworth took to his Facebook page, in jest, to acknowledge the honor of being nominated and in the lead. The poll originates from a site called stupidbandnames.com, which is normally a “Stupid Band Name Generator.”Take a listen to David Cross making fun of The String Cheese Incident:
Sign up for our COVID-19 newsletter to stay up-to-date on the latest coronavirus news throughout New York An 33-year-old Peconic man was killed when crashed the truck he was driving in Hampton Bays over the weekend.Southampton Town Police said the driver of a Dodge Ram 1500 with a Illinois registration struck a tree off the roadway on Flanders Road, west of Red Creek Road, shortly before 8 a.m. Sunday.The victim, who was identified as Julio Tocay, was pronounced at the scene.Southampton Town Detectives are continuing the investigation and ask anyone with information regarding this incident to call them at 631-702-2230.
To date, Bacolod has 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19 with six recoveries and three deaths. “Any highly-urbanized city or provincial governments can no longer make its own decision to place their respective areas either on ECQ or GCQ without the approval of the IATF because this is the present guidelines of the national government,” he added. But Leonardia stressed that “there should be a gradual transition as coronavirus disease virus is undeniably deadly and unprecedented in its harm to public health such that its local transmission is still grave and present threat that cannot be underestimated.” BACOLOD City – The local government unit here is fine-tuning its game plan after May 15 when the enhanced community quarantine (ECQ) in the entire metro ends. The final decision now rests with the IATF, the mayor said. Meanwhile, Gov. Eugenio Jose Lacson has already sent his proposal to the IATF for the extension of the GCQ in Negros Occidental./PN Once the IATF approve the proposal that will be submitted within this week, Leonardia said he will issue an executive order containing the guidelines for the transition. According to Mayor Evelio Leonardia, he will present to the Inter-Agency Task Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) a proposal about a shift to a transition period of general community quarantine (GCQ) after the second ECQ extension.