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Pool Party Kicks Off Severe Party Would Tour of Florida (Video)

You know we all l-o-v-e glam punk rockers Pool Party around here. Lead singer Creep Guirdo's quirky answers to our deeply probing questions make our day. But Guirdo's wit isn't the only best thing about this cray cray band. Watching Pool Party perform is like watching musical standup. They get you to laugh with their lyrics, and their instruments are often punch lines. These fuckers are funny and cool and a little dorky, like in the best way possible.

Last night, they kicked of their minitour of Florida, called "Severe Party Would Tour," at the Vagabond. They'll be playing dates in Orlando and Saint Pete and closing out at the Snooze. Bathing suits aren't required, but be cool and wear your bikini anyway.

Read all the deets after the jump, and check out a superrad video.

Friday, March 30, 2012 - Orlando - Sandwich Bar, 2432 E. Robinson St., Orlando, FL 32803 - with Golden Pelicans and Hungry Gayze

Saturday, March 31, 2012 - St. Petersburg - The Emerald Bar - 550 Central Ave., Saint Petersburg, FL 33701 with No Loves and Crash Bang Boom!

Sunday, April 1, 2012 - The Snooze Theatre, Matinee Show (starts 2 p.m.) - 798 Tenth St., Lake Park, FL 33403 - with Nervous Attachments and Black Seal

And now, place on your swimming cap for the real party:


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Liz has her master’s degree in religion from Florida State University. She has since written for publications and outlets such as Miami New Times, Rolling Stone, Pitchfork, Ocean Drive, the Huffington Post, NBC Miami, Time Out Miami, Insomniac, the Daily Dot, and the Atlantic. Liz spent three years as New Times Broward-Palm Beach’s music editor, was the weekend news editor at Inverse, and is currently the managing editor at Tom Tom Magazine.
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