Chicago-style bluesman JD Simo plays shows in Clearwater and Lakeland this weekend

At the intimate Murray Theatre and then Union Hall.

click to enlarge JD Simo - PHOTO C/O NORTHSTAR ARTISTS
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JD Simo
It's blues on blues when vocalist-guitarist JD Simo—who just worked with director Baz Luhrmann on his upcoming Elvis biopic—teams up with Boston trio GA-20 for two wintery Florida shows.

Ruth Eckerd Hall's intimate Murray Theatre welcomes the classic Chicago-style combo for the first time on Friday (with a new allotment of $17.50 tickets made available right when we sent this to press) then it's over to Lakeland's even more intimate Union Hall on Saturday.
The music will satisfy fans of Black Keys but also more traditional acts like John Lee Hooker. Whatever style you're a fan of, wear a mask.

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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...
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