Tag - 09-06-2018 Issue

Sept. 6-19, 2018

AQUARIUS Jan. 21 ‑ Feb. 19 Water might be your sign, but you’re going to wish your sign had something to do with high ground. Water headed your way—lots of it. Get a raft or a boat or maybe an ark. Climate change is a hoax? You’re about to find out. PISCES Feb. 20 ‑ Mar. 20 Neptune is retrograde...

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Fleshing It Out: Local Metal

By Nikki Hedrick   Gone With the Flesh formed in 2006, but the band recently began a new chapter.   Vocalist and rhythm guitarist Jonathan Schlager has been playing music since the mid-1990s. “I got stationed out here on active duty here at Hurlburt Field back in 2003, and in 2006 I reached...

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River of Rum… Guyana and the Demerara

By Bruce Collier   Guyana is in South America. It’s watered by the Demerara River, whose banks have long been cultivated, notably for sugar. There were once some 200 sugar plantations near the Demerara. The distilleries eventually consolidated into Demerara Distillers Limited (DDL). DDL is now the...

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A Category 5 Hangover

We were preparing for the latest tropical storm (translation—binge watching Amazon Prime before the WiFi went kaput) when I realized I hadn’t written anything wonderful for this issue of Beachcomber.   “But you’ve been at this a long time, and you have yet to write anything wonderful,” some of you...

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Tonight We Party

By Charles Morgan III   It is the day after Labor Day. Today is one of the two days a year we take off at Harbor Docks. Sorta. Our staff spends the day in a massive, deep-cleaning mode. Tonight we’ll party. The highlight of the party will once again, undoubtedly, be my karaoke performance...

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#BEACHCOMBERDESTIN

Share your photos and get featured here! instagram.com/beachcomberdestin @kickstandjenny Editor Manson with Kickstand Jenny lead vocalist Charlie Estes at the recent Next2Rock event in Miramar Beach. @phoenixmermaid32 Kid finds her vibe at Elmore’s Landing in Santa Rosa Beach. @theog_whitneylee...

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The Pauseandplay.com Record Roundup

Buddy Guy The Blues is Alive and Well RCA I’m not going to fib—I’m writing this review to let you know I have third-row tickets to see Buddy Guy in Panama City come October. On his 2018 release, the blues granddaddy doesn’t phone it in. He has a bevy of original tunes focused on guitar-driven blues...

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