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Green Day, live in Tampa, plays hurricane relief benefit concert: Watch

Green Day, live in Tampa, plays hurricane relief benefit concert: Watch

Hours before playing an epic, hit-filled concert at Tampa’s MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Green Day played a very different kind of set in Tampa. This one was smaller, wedged into a little shoebox of a room and blasted through garage...
Updated one month ago
Bryan Adams postpones Sunday's concert in Clearwater due to Hurricane Irma

Bryan Adams postpones Sunday's concert in Clearwater due to Hurricane Irma

A concert by Bryan Adams that was scheduled for Sunday at Coachman Park in Clearwater has been postponed in advance of Hurricane Irma. According to Ruth Eckerd Hall, which booked the show in conjunction with the city of Clearwater, the show will take...
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Review: Green Day please the masses with epic concert at Tampa's MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

Review: Green Day please the masses with epic concert at Tampa's MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

Hours before their concert Tuesday at Tampa’s MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, Green Day huddled in a nondescript corner away from the stage, sneering like the three East Bay groms they once were. It was for a set streamed live on Facebook...
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SoundBytes: Lindsey Stirling, Shaggy, Mayhem, the BoDeans and more

SoundBytes: Lindsey Stirling, Shaggy, Mayhem, the BoDeans and more

-- Pop violinist Lindsey Stirling will bring her new holiday tour to the Straz Center in Tampa on Nov. 24. Tickets are $39.50 and up. Click here. -- Did you miss Shaggy at this weekend's Summer of Rum Festival in Tampa? You won't have to wait long to...
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Adam Ant talks touring in the South, the deaths of Elvis and Bowie and more

Adam Ant talks touring in the South, the deaths of Elvis and Bowie and more

Adam Ant has a soft spot for the South. The British New Wave icon has toured through Florida a lot over the decades, often launching or ending tours here from his early-’80s MTV prime through his latter-day legacy phase. For a couple of years, ...
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Review: Kendrick Lamar brings kung fu fury to explosive concert at Tampa's Amalie Arena

Review: Kendrick Lamar brings kung fu fury to explosive concert at Tampa's Amalie Arena

The ninja lasted less than one song. He came out swinging during DNA., the furious opener of Kendrick Lamar’s concert Friday at Amalie Arena in Tampa, spinning and flailing a katana as the greatest rapper going unleashed his fiery flow into the...
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SoundBytes: Ookay, Branford Marsalis, Whitechapel and more

SoundBytes: Ookay, Branford Marsalis, Whitechapel and more

-- DJ and producer Ookay is coming to the Ritz Ybor on Oct. 13, alongside Fox Stevenson. Click here. -- The Mahaffey Theater has unveiled its full 2017-18 season, including such new performers as Branford Marsalis (Jan. 11, click here), Garrison Keil...
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Review: Ed Sheeran gives shoes to fans, displays guitar greatness at Tampa's Amalie Arena

Review: Ed Sheeran gives shoes to fans, displays guitar greatness at Tampa's Amalie Arena

Here is what happened when Ed Sheeran took his shoes off in Tampa. “I got given these shoes,” Sheeran told the sold-out crowd of more than 15,000 at Amalie Arena Tuesday night, “and they’re the most uncomfortable f---ing pair ...
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Tiffany Haddish talks growing up in foster care, finding her comedic voice and more

Tiffany Haddish talks growing up in foster care, finding her comedic voice and more

Tiffany Haddish is on a roll with a national stand-up tour coming to Clearwater's Capitol Theatre this weekend, co-starring on NBC's The Carmichael Show, having the Showtime special She Ready and being the breakout star of Girls Trip, a $100 million ...
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Photos: Social Distortion, Jade Jackson pack punks of all ages into Jannus Live in St. Petersburg

Photos: Social Distortion, Jade Jackson pack punks of all ages into Jannus Live in St. Petersburg

On the same night most people were at home watching the MTV Video Music Awards and the season finale of Game of Thrones, the punks of Tampa Bay were packed into Jannus Live for Social Distortion. "I like the Sunday nighters better than the Fridays an...
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