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Downtown Tampa concert kicks off Gasparilla festivities

Downtown Tampa concert kicks off Gasparilla festivities

The rowdy Gasparilla festivities don’t begin until Saturday’s pirate invasion and parade, but folks can get in the swashbuckling mood with a street party today at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park in downtown Tampa....
Updated: 3 hours ago
Still the one we want: Newton-John to play Capitol Theatre

Still the one we want: Newton-John to play Capitol Theatre

From being a big-screen sweetheart to getting “Physical” in an ’80s music video, Olivia Newton-John has rarely missed a beat when it comes to making audiences swoon with her angelic voice and girl-next-door charm.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Gasparilla is calmer but still raucous enough to shiver your timbers

Gasparilla is calmer but still raucous enough to shiver your timbers

The 100th Gasparilla Pirate Fest invades the city on Saturday with bedecked buccaneers, booze and a bounty of beads to share with a projected crowd of hundreds of thousands — but it won’t be like the bacchanal of years past.
Updated: 8 hours ago
Katy Perry says halftime performance will make you ‘Roar’

Katy Perry says halftime performance will make you ‘Roar’

PHOENIX – Katy Perry says her Super Bowl halftime performance will make you “Roar” – with animals.
Updated: 17 hours ago
Scaled-down Fantasy of Flight to reopen Friday

Scaled-down Fantasy of Flight to reopen Friday

Fantasy of Flight, which closed its doors to the public in March, will reopen on Friday with a scaled-down museum, the attraction announced today.
Updated: 22 hours ago
New ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ book coming soon, so where’s the movie?

New ‘Girl With the Dragon Tattoo’ book coming soon, so where’s the movie?

Fans of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium Trilogy (“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo,” “The Girl Who Played With Fire,” and “The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest”) will be happy to know that a fourth n...
Updated: 23 hours ago
Universal Studios’ Mardi Gras concert lineup includes Kelly Clarkson, Band Perry

Universal Studios’ Mardi Gras concert lineup includes Kelly Clarkson, Band Perry

Universal Studios Orlando rounded out the lineup for its 2015 Mardi Gras concerts today by adding “American Idol” winner Phillip Phillips and the pop-rap duo MKTO to the list, the theme park announced.
Published: 01/29/15
Jeff Bridges wants to help you sleep during the Super Bowl

Jeff Bridges wants to help you sleep during the Super Bowl

Ever wanted to lay in bed while The Dude peacefully lulls you to dreamland.
Published: 01/29/15
Rush tickets for Amalie Arena concert go on sale Feb. 6

Rush tickets for Amalie Arena concert go on sale Feb. 6

Tickets for the Rush concert at Amalie Arena on May 24 go on sale at 10 a.m. Feb 6.
Published: 01/29/15
Lil Wayne sues mentor’s record label for $51M, seeking split

Lil Wayne sues mentor’s record label for $51M, seeking split

NEW YORK – Rapper Lil Wayne has had it with his record label. He’s suing Cash Money in New York for $51 million after claiming that it stiffed him for $8 million on a record he delivered last month.
Published: 01/29/15