Smashington is an interactive local music and art festival. It is an all day celebration of the progressive music and art culture. This years festival will feature 80 acts across 5 stages in 4 venues in the amazing Mills 50 District. The locations are Will’s Pub, hosting the Orlando’s Soul Sister Stage, featuring 10 of Orlando’s best female artists or female fronted bands, St Matthew’s Tavern, hosting both the Drunken Maters Stage, which will feature 10 of Orlando’s best rock, funk, and hardcore bands, and the Jam Fest Stage, featuring 10 of Orlando’s best funk, reggae and acoustic acts, Uncle Lou’s, hosting the Vybe Stage, which features 30 up and coming artists.
Ron Grant April 32, 2016
By the time my musical generation started to come into our own, many people would have said that Prince was past his prime. My generation did not get to witness or experience first hand the early peculiar genius, the transformational, historical moments or the amazing comeback that Prince had accomplished. I was born in 1982, and a year later was when Prince started to gain the attention of the music gods. Two years later was when Purple Rain hit the world like a purple meteor shower. By the time many of us began to even realize the power of music, Prince had already conquered the world of the 1980s music with a decade-long string of consecutive albums that can rival any discography in the history of popular music, beginning with Dirty Mind in 1980 and ending with...Read More
“If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it. – Zora Neale Hurston