It's important that you look for Brother Cephus' 2017 LP on Record Store Day

Sibling songs.

click to enlarge Brother Cephus plays The Bricks in Ybor City, Florida on December 23, 2016. - Amy Kate Anderson
Amy Kate Anderson
Brother Cephus plays The Bricks in Ybor City, Florida on December 23, 2016.

Record Store Day was meant to celebrate local indie retailers and keep them open. On Saturday, vinyl enthusiasts will squeeze into record shops across the area and scoop up a ton of limited edition records, enjoy giveaways and take in performances from local bands.

Tampa’s Brother Cephus has a unique and ever-evolving creative process

Bands that call the Bay area home would be grateful if you picked up some of the vinyl they've put on the shelves, too. With that in mind, CL compiled a list of 20 pieces to look out for on Record Store Day 2018. See the full list here, and listen to music from one of the selections below.

Brother Cephus — Not That Important Seth and Gabe Davis lead their Tampa rock band through an album full of the uncertainty, anger and deliriousness of being a late-20s kid in Trump’s America. One of CL’s favorite local albums of 2017.

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Ray Roa

Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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