By Lisa Cyr, Have you always dreamed of learning the guitar? Or do you have a guitar tucked away somewhere at home, gathering dust, and begging to be given a new lease of life? Despite its intimidating appearance, the guitar is one of the easiest musical instruments to get started playing...
Featuring Nashville Artists Chris Ruediger, Thomas Mac, Graham Barham, Jake Puliti, Austin Dye & More! North Beach Social and The 615 House have teamed up to bring Nashville country fire to South Walton with an all-day mini music festival on Saturday, September 17, 2022. Featuring a stacked lineup of up-and-coming artists,...
By Kenneth Books The Northwest Florida Symphony Orchestra (NFSO) is about to launch its 2022-23 season, offering a full slate of great concerts. Todd Craven begins his second season as Music Director of the NFSO. He brings a lengthy and impressive background to his position, as well as a love of...
With a packed schedule, it can be difficult to decide whether to add music lessons into your kid’s weekly activities. If you’re on the fence about signing them up for lessons on piano, guitar, ukulele, singing, or perhaps something else, take note of the unique benefits provided by music...
By Marta Rosa Thorpe, Meet Steve Gilmore, Panama City local and lifelong American jazz bassist. Throughout his 50+ musical career Steve has performed at length and recorded with many great jazz and pop legends. Steve currently heads the local Gulf Jazz Society as Artistic Director, booking jazz talent from nearby...
By Lisa Cyr, As temperatures are soaring into the 90s, there is no doubt that the greatest way to spend your time is soaking up the sun at the beach or pool (don’t forget the sun protection!) and cooling off with a refreshing beverage. When chilling on vacation, having a barbecue,...
Scratch Biscuit Kitchen Brunch & Live Music Saturday, June 11, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm Scratch Biscuit Kitchen, located in WaterColor Town Center, invites you to enjoy brunch featuring live music every Saturday from 10AM - 1PM. It's hard to compete with biscuits, brunch and beats near the beach! June Lineup:...
By Lisa Cyr, Patriotic music comes in all shapes and sizes from anthems and marches to folk and rock but is united by one sentiment: a sense of pride and belonging in the country we call home.  Especially as we enter into summer and with the 4th of July activities...
Nashville recording artist Casey Kearney, a well-known artist with local roots and featured in past Destin Life issues, has proven her songwriting prowess once again in her most recent release, “Was it You Was it Me,” where Casey’s writing skills are front and center. In this country meets sassy...
On April 21, the Mattie Kelly Arts Foundation (MKAF) kicked off the 2022 Spring Concerts in the Village series with the showstopping Michael Jackson LIVE, direct from Las Vegas featuring Santana Jackson, one of the top Michael Jackson tribute artists in the world! The highly-anticipated season includes pop icon,...