Tampa Bay's loudest bands play Girls Rock Camp benefit this weekend

Bring earplugs to the old VFW on St. Pete's Central Avenue.

click to enlarge Wreath - Photo by Dave Decker
Photo by Dave Decker
Next month, ​​girls and non-binary youth will spend a week at St. Petersburg’s Allendale United Methodist Church for Girls Rock Camp (GRC St. Pete).

The camp culminates in a showcase at Jannus Live, but on Saturday in St. Petersburg, some of Tampa Bay’s loudest bands (death metal, hardcore, screamo and shoegaze are all represented on the bill) hit the old VFW on Central Avenue to destroy your hearing and also raise money so GRC St. Pete can make camp as fun, productive and meaningful as possible.

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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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