Country star Martina McBride makes Hard Rock Tampa debut on Thursday

She was just here four months ago.

click to enlarge Martina McBride - Photo via martinamcbride/Facebook
Photo via martinamcbride/Facebook
Martina McBride
It’s outrageous that of all 14 times that country singer-songwriter Martina McBride has been nominated for a Grammy, not one little gramophone has made it onto her mantle.

It’s been a minute since we’ve been graced with new music from the 55-year-old country star, but the good news is that on Thursday, we’re about to witness her second Tampa Bay area performance in six months. Right before Christmas, she took the Mahaffey Theater stage for her “Joy of Christmas” tour, as one does.

Only four months later, McBride is about to hit Tampa’s newish Hard Rock Event  Center for the first time. Tickets are sold-out, but we’re still gonna love her through it.

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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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