Tag - 05-19-2016 Issue

Record Roundup

Bad Company Live 1977/1979 Rhino Atlantic Two first-rate sets, highlighted by a kick-ass take on “Hey Joe.” Only a couple repeats between the pair of shows, but what reasonable person could ever tire of “Shooting Star”? – Chris Manson Joseph Bertolozzi Tower Music Innova Recordings What’s the...

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Scoring Big Fun in Holiday Traffic

By Joni Williams   “Wherever you go, there you are” takes on new meaning when you’re stuck in traffic. This is especially true when you get locked down along 98 with no alternative road to detour your way to a sanity-saving speed. This Memorial Day weekend, instead of just sitting there waiting for...

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Lefty Collins’ American Music

By Nikki Hedrick   “For years I was blessed,” says guitarist and vocalist Lefty Collins. “I played five or six hundred shows at the House of Blues in Chicago at the various rooms there. I don’t get intimated anymore, because there is always someone better than you. You have to have your own voice...

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15 Questions with Lydia Staggs

Continuing our tie-in with The Beachcomber’s 15th anniversary in August. This issue, the spotlight shines on veterinarian and author Lydia Staggs, whose debut novel Shamar was published in March by Argus Books.    1. Where do you currently call home? Freeport. I live in Hammock Bay. It’s nice...

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Local Guides

Art Galleries

Your guide to Art Galleries in Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Santa Rosa Beach, Niceville, and Watersound.

Happy Hours

It’s happy hour in Destin, Fort Walton Beach, Rosemary Beach, and Shalimar!


Services on the Beach. Destin, Fort Walton, Miramar Beach, and 30A / South Walton