So, Kenny Chesney played a surprise free show at a 300-capacity Tampa venue last night

He showed up to play with Old Dominion, and they're all doing it again Saturday at Raymond James Stadium.

click to enlarge Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion play Crowbar in Ybor City, Florida on April 21, 2022. - PHOTO VIA OLDDOMINION/TWITTER
Photo via OldDominion/Twitter
Kenny Chesney and Old Dominion play Crowbar in Ybor City, Florida on April 21, 2022.
Kenny Chesney fans got a surprise dose of the good stuff on Thursday night when the country superstar showed up to play with Old Dominion at Crowbar in Ybor City.

The group was playing a surprise pop up show at the 298-capacity venue ahead of iits Saturday gig with Chesney at Tampa's much larger Raymond James Stadium.

Crowbar owner Tom DeGeorge has yet to reply to a Creative Loafing Tampa Bay regarding details on how Chesney landed at his bar, but last night on social media DeGeorge posted video of Chesney's surprise Tampa performance, captioned "I can keep one helluva secret."

Don't blink, right?

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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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