Music News & Reviews

Review: Buzz Beach Ball

Rome Ramirez of Sublime With Rome. Photo by Matt Cook/Friend of B2R Plenty of beach balls bounced around Livestrong Sporting Park during Saturday’s Buzz Beach Ball, the annual summer music festival sponsored by radio station 96.5 FM. Kimbra performed early, on the second stage. Photo by Matt Cook. That wasn’t the only bouncing going on. For the first four hours, fans on the field bounced from the main stage across the field to the secondary stage, in 30-minute intervals, catching sets by seven of the 10 bands. The music bounced and shifted, too, from the Antlers’ lambent chamber pop to...