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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

Arts & Music

Public art too bright for some on Bayshore; new site sought

Public art too bright for some on Bayshore; new site sought

After standing in downtown Tampa nearly 20 years, Yaacov Agam’s “Visual Welcome” is crated and on its way to South Florida to be restored. The statue will return later this year to a new Tampa home. But now, the exact location is uncertain.
Published: 08/13/14
Updated: 08/14/14
’It lays in wait’ – Robin Williams’ lifelong fight

’It lays in wait’ – Robin Williams’ lifelong fight

NEW YORK – Addiction seemed to stalk Robin Williams, tempting him when he was weak and taunting him when he least expected it.
Published: 08/12/14
Robin Williams, boisterous comedy star, dead at 63

Robin Williams, boisterous comedy star, dead at 63

SAN FRANCISCO — He was the funniest guy in the room, something that made it all the harder for friends and fans to accept that beneath that reservoir of frenetic energy and seemingly endless good humor resided demons so dark they could push Rob...
Published: 08/11/14
Updated: 08/12/14
Jason Derulo tour will stop at Jannus Live in St. Pete

Jason Derulo tour will stop at Jannus Live in St. Pete

Less than a day after Jason Derulo jumped off a cop car and received the Teen Choice Award for Choice Summer Music Star on the same stage, the pop-R&B star has announced his first U.S. headlining tour. ...
Published: 08/11/14
Woodley, Elgort among Teen Choice Awards winners

Woodley, Elgort among Teen Choice Awards winners

LOS ANGELES — Shailene Woodley and Ansel Elgort of “The Fault in Our Stars” rode a victorious wave at the Teen Choice Awards.
Published: 08/11/14
Artist's works locked behind prison walls

Artist's works locked behind prison walls

Six idyllic murals, the work of Florida Highwaymen artist Al “Blood” Black, are on the walls of the defunct prison in Riverview, and the building's future is uncertain.
Published: 08/09/14
Oscar winner Leto to take Tampa on trip to Mars

Oscar winner Leto to take Tampa on trip to Mars

Jared Leto is breathing rarified air these days after winning the Best Supporting Actor Oscar, but he's still passionate about his band, 30 Seconds to Mars.
Published: 08/07/14
Jeff Ross will be in 'roast mode' at Tampa Oddball fest

Jeff Ross will be in 'roast mode' at Tampa Oddball fest

The "Roastmaster General" performs with Louis C.K., Aziz Ansari and a lot more comedians at the MidFlorida Amphitheatre.
Published: 08/06/14
Tampa area concerts worth knowing about in August

Tampa area concerts worth knowing about in August

  Peter Murphy, Aug. 6, The Orpheum - Peter Murphy, former frontman for goth godfathers Bauhaus, arrives in Ybor City with his newly-released solo album “Lion” in tow. The stark, symphonic-gothic-dance-punk record is his best work in a d...
Updated: 1 months ago
Yes to perform two classic albums in St. Pete

Yes to perform two classic albums in St. Pete

When Jon Davison was asked to join Yes as its latest frontman two-years ago, only one word popped into the veteran vocalist’s mind.
Updated: 1 months ago