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Artist of the day: Beebs and Her Money Makers


(It's Tropical Heatwave week! All week we'll be spotlighting some of the Florida artists performing at this year's WMNF Tropical Heatwave on Saturday. Today: Beebs and Her Money Makers.)

Former Miami resident Rachel Goodrich did pretty well for herself playing the kazoo. Maybe Orlando’s Beebs and Her Money Makers can follow suit.

The fun-loving group has been working to establish itself as one of Orlando’s leading party bands, with a sound that veers from pop to ska to blues to funk to R&B. They’ve played with artists like Dumpstaphunk, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Perpetual Groove and more. Not only are they working on their first full-length album, due later this year, they’re also plotting a comic book about their superhero alter egos. One look at their wildly colorful onstage getups, and a comic book starts to make sense.

On Saturday at Tropical Heatwave, Beebs and Her Money Makers will perform from 7:20 to 8:20 p.m. at the Cuban Club ballroom. Click here for a full Heatwave schedule.

[Last modified: Tuesday, March 20, 2012 10:03am]


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