Punkabilly madman Joe Buck plays Tampa's New World Brewery this weekend

Twisty Chris and Jack Sprouse open the show.

click to enlarge Joe Buck Yourself - JoeBuckOfficial/Facebook
JoeBuckOfficial/Facebook
Joe Buck Yourself
If you ever caught Hank Williams III with the Damn Band, Jim Finklea—a.k.a. Joe Buck—might have been slapping the double bass in the corner.

Now that the group is three quarters of a decade gone, the Jacksonville country punk is playing a few southeast gigs this summer, including this one in Tampa on Friday, Aug. 26 at New World Brewery's music hall that’s a borderline homecoming concert.
Two of Finklea’s albums, Who Dat and Piss And Vinegar were recently issued on vinyl, so keep an eye on the merch tables if wax is your bag. Band of Sorrows' Jack Sprouse and Tampa Bay's mad scientist of ska-punk Twisty Chris open.

About The Author

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.
Scroll to read more Show Previews articles
Join the Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Press Club

Local journalism is information. Information is power. And we believe everyone deserves access to accurate independent coverage of their community and state.
Help us keep this coverage going with a one-time donation or an ongoing membership pledge.

Newsletters

Join Creative Loafing Tampa Bay Newsletters

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Creative Loafing Tampa Bay. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Creative Loafing Tampa Bay, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at [email protected]