Country songwriter Billy Currington brings new album with '80s vibes to Clearwater

He plays Ruth Eckerd Hall on Friday, Sept. 9.

Billy Currington - Photo via UMG Nashville
Photo via UMG Nashville
Billy Currington
After a rocky decade, Billy Currington is off probation and has taken his generally twangy, college bro-style country music in a whole new direction.

On Friday, Sept. 9, that new direction brings him to Clearwater's Ruth Eckerd Hall.

Last year, the 48-year-old “Pretty Good At Drinkin’ Beer” star dropped Intuition, which takes on new wave and ‘80s synthpop, as opposed to his regular country vibes.
Currington returns to Tampa Bay for the first time since opening for Tim McGraw in 2015, with ex-”Glee” star Noah Guthrie in tow. I know what you’re thinking, and no, he is of no relation to Arlo or Woody.

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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.
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