Steve from Stranger Things has a band, and it's coming to Ybor City on June 30

Tickets to see the psych pop rock and roll outfit are on sale now.

click to enlarge Post Animal, who play New World Brewery in Ybor City, Florida on June 30, 2017. - KRISTINA PEDERSEN
Kristina Pedersen
Post Animal, who play New World Brewery in Ybor City, Florida on June 30, 2017.

Fans of Stranger Things have a present coming their way, and it comes in the form of Post Animal, a Chicago rock and roll band featuring Joe Keery (Steve, Nancy's boyfriend) on guitar.

Yep, the band is set to embark on a national tour which hits New World Brewery in Ybor City on June 30.

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Before you write this off as some gimmicky, bullshit, kitschy shit, do know that the group — which also features Dalton Allison, Jake Hirshland, Javi Reyes, Wesley Toledo and Matt Williams — is no joke. Seriously, listen to the heavy psych-pop, Toro Y Moi x Tame Impala vibes on a March 2016 single, "When I Get Home."

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What's more is that Post Animal has been doing its thing since way before we all pretended to care about Demogorgon and 80's synth soundtracks. So there.

Tickets for the show are on sale now and will cost you $7-$10. More info is available at Check out more music and the tour poster below.

Post Animal w/TBA
Fri. June 30, 8 p.m. $7-$10.
New World Brewery, 1313 E. 8th Ave., Ybor City.

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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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