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Arts & Music

Interpol will showcase hypnotic new album at St. Petersburg concert

Interpol will showcase hypnotic new album at St. Petersburg concert

Time is not an issue for Interpol. The indie darlings were in no rush to follow up their 2010 eponymous release.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Jobsite Theatre tackles campy ‘Vampire Lesbians’ at Straz

Jobsite Theatre tackles campy ‘Vampire Lesbians’ at Straz

A campy comedy with a provocative title, “Vampire Lesbians of Sodom,” opens, fittingly enough, on Halloween night as the November production of Jobsite Theatre.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Still the Same: Bob Seger launching album, coming to Amalie Arena

Still the Same: Bob Seger launching album, coming to Amalie Arena

NEW YORK — At 69, Bob Seger says he’s ready to hit the road again: He’s scaled back smoking and bicycles 10 miles a day as part of a workout routine.
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FishHawk Ranch no-charge concerts seek food donations

FISHHAWK RANCH — Live music, non-perishable food items and community camaraderie come together this fall at Concerts for a Cause in FishHawk Ranch, supporting Feeding America Tampa Bay, a hunger-relief agency that works with local food banks to...
Published: 10/29/14
New Music Reviews: Taylor Swift, Flaming Lips, Sam Hunt

New Music Reviews: Taylor Swift, Flaming Lips, Sam Hunt

Taylor Swift, “1989” (Big Machine Records)
Published: 10/28/14
Mary Lambert added to Mistletoe Show lineup in St. Petersburg

Mary Lambert added to Mistletoe Show lineup in St. Petersburg

Singer Mary Lambert will join Train and Matt Nathanson in the lineup for the Mix 100.7 Mistletoe Show at the Mahaffey Theater this Christmas Season, the downtown St. Petersburg venue announced today.
Published: 10/27/14
Keith Sweat to headline Spring Jam with ‘90s R&B stars in Tampa

Keith Sweat to headline Spring Jam with ‘90s R&B stars in Tampa

The lineup for Spring Jam in Tampa reads like a Billboard Hot 100 chart from the late ‘90s.
Published: 10/27/14
Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71

Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71

LONDON – Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences thr...
Published: 10/25/14
Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

Hancock honored at jazz benefit concert at Apollo

NEW YORK — Herbie Hancock enjoyed “A Great Night in Harlem” with a look to the past and the future as the legendary jazz pianist received a lifetime achievement award from the Jazz Foundation of America at a benefit concert at th...
Published: 10/25/14
Florida Orchestra’s new maestro ready for debut

Florida Orchestra’s new maestro ready for debut

This weekend will go down as a cultural milestone for the Florida Orchestra: Its new music director takes over the podium and begins what he hopes to be a special friendship with the Tampa Bay area.
Published: 10/24/14