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Ben Folds reschedules Tampa concert at Seminole Hard Rock for this spring

Tickets to the "In Actual Person Live For Real" tour are sold out.

By Josh Bradley

In November, singer-songwriter Ben Folds was supposed to bring his solo, "In Actual Person Live For Real" tour to Tampa’s fairly-new Seminole Hard Rock Cafe Event Center. But due to vaccine mandates being outlawed in Florida—not to mention its outrageous infection numbers—he decided to postpone the Tampa date, along with fellow cities that COVID-19 exposure was practically inevitable in...

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Photos: Leon Bridges and the The Royal Philharmonic in Orlando

Despite visiting Tampa Bay on his last two tours, Texas soul songwriter Leon Bridges took a pass this time and instead brought…

By Phil DeSimone

Photos: Leon Bridges and the The Royal Philharmonic in Orlando
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22 Tampa Bay rappers to watch in 2022

[image-23] When the rest of the nation thinks of Florida rappers they may first point to the scene down south in counties…

By Aaliyah Selene Pasols

22 Tampa Bay rappers to watch in 2022
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Photos: Friends and family remember Vince McGilvra, co-founder of legendary Tampa venue Skipper’s Smokehouse

[image-45] Air Force pals Vince McGilvra and Tom White were looking for a way out of Alaska when they co-founded Skipper’s Smokehouse…

By Ray Roa

Photos: Friends and family remember Vince McGilvra, co-founder of legendary Tampa venue Skipper’s Smokehouse
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Photos: Laura Jane Grace’s sold-out Tampa concerts felt like a family reunion

[image-40]“Don’t fuckin’ make me cry,” were Laura Jane Grace’s first words to an applauding Ybor City audience gathered to see her first…

By Ray Roa

Laura Jane Grace plays The Bricks in Ybor City, Florida on Dec. 11, 2021.
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