Lauris Vidal is a one man band tour-de-force of Florida Folk Rock & kitchen-sink-blues; playing drums, home-made guitars of Florida Cypress wood) and percussion all at once. His shows can be sing alongs or barn burners, with originals and re-imagined classic songs his smile like sunshine, his energy infectious. A crowd favorite state-wide. Described by PunkNews.com as "getting a hug from Tom Waits if you were bump to into him at a Paul Simon concert", Lauris has toured with notable indie rockers like Blitzen Trapper and more.
One of Tampa's favorite sons, singer songwriter Dru Cutler, has long made NYC his home, and heads up a talented Brooklyn commune of musicians and concert venue at "Unit J" in Bushwick. He's touring back through the sunshine state in support of a new release backed by local virtuoso cellist Tom Kersey (of Kelp) and more. With a gift for clever arrangement and a clear timbre voice, Cutler has memorable songs by the dozen.