Rising Tejano rock and country band Giovannie & the Hired Guns will play St. Pete this month

The group headlines 97X's craft beer and cocktail festival at Mahaffey Theater.

click to enlarge 97 Craft Experience: Giovannie & the Hired Guns - Photo via gioandtheguns/Facebook
Photo via gioandtheguns/Facebook
97 Craft Experience: Giovannie & the Hired Guns
Get ready to two-step because Giovannie & the Hired Guns have sandwiched a Tampa Bay stop in between appearances at Jacksonville's Welcome to Rockville and Chicago's Lollapalooza.

The Tejano five-piece plays a country-fied brand of rock and roll with just some headbanging sprinkled in, which it will bring to St. Petersburg's Mahaffey Theatre on 22 as part of 97X WSUN-FM's "Craft Experience"
craft beer and cocktail event where tickets start at $45.
Natives of Stephenville, Texas, the band—led by Giovannie Yanez—is touring in advance of a new album, Tejano Punk Boys, due in July.

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