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Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014

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Augustana carrying on with rootsy rock in St. Pete

Augustana carrying on with rootsy rock in St. Pete

When asked why Kevin Barnes records and tours as Of Montreal since he is essentially a one-man band, he paused. “There’s just some sort of comfort in going out under a band moniker as opposed to just going out with my name.”
Published: 11/19/14
Updated: 11/21/14

Ice skating, seafood arrive in downtown Tampa for weekend

There probably aren’t many—if any—places in the world other than Tampa where you can finish ice skating outdoors and be eating freshly-fried devil crabs just a few steps away.
Published: 11/19/14
Updated: 11/21/14
Voters pick ‘Christmas Vacation’ to cap Tampa Theatre’s holiday classics

Voters pick ‘Christmas Vacation’ to cap Tampa Theatre’s holiday classics

The Tampa Theatre asked what people wanted to see this holiday season, and what people want to see is Cousin Eddie, a fried cat and Chevy Chase driven to the brink of madness by 25,000 Christmas lights.
Published: 11/12/14
Updated: 11/21/14
Enrique Iglesias, Calle 13 own Latin Grammys

Enrique Iglesias, Calle 13 own Latin Grammys

Enrique Iglesias picked up his first Latin Grammy in more than a decade Thursday, winning three trophies including song of the year for his platinum hit, “Bailando,” while Calle 13 set a record for most Latin Grammy wins with 21....
Published: 11/21/14
MacDinton’s SoHo parking lot to become soccer field Saturday

MacDinton’s SoHo parking lot to become soccer field Saturday

The parking lot at MacDinton’s Irish Pub on S. Howard Avenue will be transformed into a “beach soccer” field on Saturday for the Red Bull Fiesta de Futbol event.
Published: 11/20/14
Mike Nichols, crafter of films, plays, dies at 83

Mike Nichols, crafter of films, plays, dies at 83

NEW YORK – A legend of film, theater and comedy in nearly equal measure, Mike Nichols was an unquestioned fixture of smart, urbane American culture across a relentlessly versatile, six-decade career that on stage or screen, reliably coursed wi...
Published: 11/20/14
Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Best Bets: Fun things to do in Tampa Bay area this week

Not sure what to do this week? Don't worry, we've got you covered. Here are our editors' picks for things to do in Tampa, from an outdoor lounge in the park to a pair of filthy-mouthed female folk singers.
Published: 11/20/14
‘Laughter’ recounts TV’s chaos at American Stage

‘Laughter’ recounts TV’s chaos at American Stage

“Laughter on the 23rd Floor,” playwright Neil Simon's autobiographical tribute to the legendary comic Sid Caesar and “Your Show of Shows,” is the next offering at the American Stage Theatre Company in St. Petersburg. ...
Published: 11/20/14

'Horrible Bosses 2' isn't about bosses at all

Your enjoyment of “Horrible Bosses 2” is almost wholly dependent on your tolerance for clusters of funny actors, babbling, riffing - and in the case of Charlie Day, screeching - all at once.
Published: 11/20/14
WTFork: Five tasty gifts for foodie friends this holiday season

WTFork: Five tasty gifts for foodie friends this holiday season

If being chained up in Super Wal-Mart on Black Friday sounds like more fun than a day at the beach to you, you may want to stop reading now. This is more for Cyber-Monday kinda folks — those of us who would rather have bamboo shoots shoved ben...
Published: 11/20/14