14 live music concerts and events happening in Tampa Bay this weekend

Plus, all the best holiday concerts.

click to enlarge DJ Evil Dee, who spins for Ol' Dirty Sundays at Crowbar in Ybor City, Florida on Dec. 12, 2021. - oldirtysundays/YouTube
DJ Evil Dee, who spins for Ol' Dirty Sundays at Crowbar in Ybor City, Florida on Dec. 12, 2021.
Tampa Bay's live music scene continues to be carried by locals who make up so many of the headlining acts performing this weekend. Get out there to support them, and if you're looking for some of the best national acts coming through Tampa Bay this week just look below.

Get your show listed on Creative Loafing Tampa Bay's new event calendar by submitting it here and letting Josh Bradley know by  email.

Oh, we've got Tampa Bay's best holiday concerts, too.

Friday, Dec. 10
Saturday, Dec. 11
Sunday, Dec. 12
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Josh Bradley

Josh Bradley is Creative Loafing Tampa's resident live music freak. He started freelancing with the paper in 2020 at the age of 18, and has since covered, announced, and previewed numerous live shows in Tampa Bay. Check the music section in print and online every week for the latest in local live music.

Stephanie Powers

Freelance contributor Stephanie Powers started her media career as an Editorial Assistant long ago when the Tampa Bay Times was still called the St. Petersburg Times. After stints in Chicago and Los Angeles, where she studied improvisation at Second City Hollywood, she came back to Tampa and stayed put.She soon...

Ray Roa

Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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