Two generations of Tampa Bay punk play free St. Petersburg concert on Saturday

The show is free.

click to enlarge Big Sad, which plays The Bends in St. Petersburg, Florida on September 7, 2019. - bigsadtampa/Facebook
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Big Sad, which plays The Bends in St. Petersburg, Florida on September 7, 2019.


Here’s a show where a new band made up of Bay area punk scene vets exploring fresh sounds (Big Sad) bridges both the Tampa-St. Petersburg gap and the one between newer pop-punk bands like Rutterkin and more established acts like the tough-as-nails Old Vices. This one is free to attend if you’re at least 21 years old.

Rutterkin w/Big Sad/Old Vices. Sat. Sept. 7, 10 p.m. No cover. The Bends, St. Petersburg. INFO.

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