Rocktober reprise: Here are the music stories Tampa Bay readers loved last month

Scary stuff, indeed.

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click to enlarge Suwannee Hulaween 2017 at Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida. - Jess Phillips
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Suwannee Hulaween 2017 at Spirit of Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida.

October is a generally spooky month, and it's one with a whole lot of rock and roll shows to share, too. Living up to its reputation, CL readers flocked to our website and settled onto the power lines sitting above stories about Suwannee's annual Hulaween throwdown, the Insane Clown Posse and L.A. punk group Fear, which scared the shit out of Saturday Night Live some years ago.

Locally, Rick Baker's purported hip-hop album shined, while tour stops from Bruno Mars, Faith Hill and Tim McGraw, Yes and Jethro Tull stayed glowed up in the distance.

Revisit the posts below.

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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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