Laura Jane Grace is bringing Against Me! to Tampa this spring

UPDATE: This show is postponed due to concerns about coronavirus.

click to enlarge Laura Jane Grace is bringing Against Me! to Tampa this spring
Photo by Joe Leonard

UPDATED: 03/12/20 11:32 p.m.

In a Twitter message posted on March 12, Against Me! songwriter Laura Jane Grace said that, "Unfortunately due to Covid-19 we have to go home after tonight’s show in Maine and reschedule the remaining dates on the March/April... As soon as we have any update on when shows will be rescheduled we will let people know."

It was tough to find elbow room in the Orpheum when Against Me! headlined Big Pre-Fest in little Ybor, and standing room will be even harder to come by when the legendary Gainesville punk-rock outfit headlines Crowbar on March 27.

The stop is one of five Sunshine State stops for Laura Jane Grace & co.—other dates include March 24 (Fort Lauderdale), March 25 (St. Augustine), March 26 (Orlando) and March 28 (Pensacola).

Of note is that Michigan songwriter Stef Chura—who released one of 2019’s best albums, Midnight—opening the show.

Against Me! and Stef Chura play Crowbar in Ybor City, Florida on March 27. Doors are at 7:30 p.m. EDT according to, and tickets start at $25 via

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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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