The shows happen in the shade of the big brewery building in East Ybor and against the backdrop of the old-school loading dock next door. This weekend’s celebration may feature the best lineup Coppertail’s had to date.
That's thanks in big part to Miami’s party-starting indie-rock band Magic City Hippies, but largely because of a visit from hard-charging, Farfisa-driven North Carolina rock and roll sextet The Nude Party. The band’s latest album Midnight Manor is about two years old, but still so, so, perfect for an afternoon of beer drinking.
Jamtronic scene favorite Artikal Sound System and fresh-faced rock band Miroux (which just opened for Bon Jovi) are among the openers for the no-cover gig. We 100% suggest catching a rideshare or designating someone to drive you to and from the party, OK?
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...