Tampa Bay Blues Festival, The Starting Line

Plus The Sauce Boss


11 Iron & Wine w/Califone Plaza Theatre (Orlando)

11 Lost Bayou Ramblers Skipper's Smokehouse

11-12 Wanee Festival w/Allman Brothers Band/Gov't Mule/Bob Weir & Rat Dog/Levon Helm/Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Soul Stew Revival/moe./Oteil & the Peacemakers/JJ Grey & Mofro/Larry McCray Band/Scrapomatic/Little Brown Peach/The Frequency/Inca Maya Spirit of Suwannee Music Park (Live Oak)

11-13 Tampa Bay Blues Festival w/Los Lonely Boys/Robert Cray/Trombone Shorty/Tab Benoit/Walter Trout/Robben Ford Vinoy Park

11 Craig Morgan Dallas Bull

11 The Independents w/The Dead Popes/The Redliners/How Dare You Crowbar

11 Lost Bayou Ramblers Skipper's Smokehouse

12 Todd Rundgren Tampa Theatre

12 Dub Conscious Skipper's Smokehouse

13 Julian Marley Jannus Landing

13 Street Light Manifesto Orpheum

13 Eight Annual Poetry and Jazz Reading Brandon Regional Library

15 Rush Amway Arena (Orlando)

15 The Starting Line w/Steel Train Jannus Landing

16 Murder by Death Orpheum

16 Saves the Day w/Armor for Sleep/Set Your Goals/Metro Station/Lydia State Theatre

16 Pat DiNizio (of the Smithereens) Tank's Tap Room

16 Voodoo Organist w/Worldwide Zoo/Super Secret Best Friends New World Brewery

16 Tret Fure Unitarian Universalist Church of Tampa

17 VHS or Beta w/Tigercity Crowbar

18 Joe Buck w/Tailgunner Joe and the Earls of Slander/Blind Buddy Moody Dave's Aqua Lounge

18 The Sauce Boss Skipper's Smokehouse

19 Avril Lavigne w/Boys Like Girls Ford Amphitheatre

19 Shooter Jennings Cypress Gardens

19 OneRepublic w/Fabolous USF Sun Dome

20 The AP Tour: The Matches/Sonny/Forever The Sickest Kids/The Rocket Summer/All Time Low Jannus Landing

20 Earth Wind and Fire Ruth Eckerd Hall

21 Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band St. Pete Times Forum

22 Panic at the Disco w/Motion City Soundtrack/The Hush Sound/Phantom Planet Ruth Eckerd Hall

22 Jake Shimabukuro Skipper's Smokehouse

23 Red Jumpsuit Apparatus (acoustic) Orpheum

23 Ministry Jannus Landing

25 Darryl Worley w/Jennifer Hanson Jannus Landing

25 Bill Staines The Craftsman House

25 Dan McMillion's High Octane Band Mahaffey Theater

25 Leon Russell Bourbon St. Nightclub

25 Rockapella Tampa Theatre

26 Charlie Musselwhite w/Sack'O'Woe Skipper's Smokehouse

26 Converge State Theatre

26 Turtle Island Quartet Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center

27 Bon Jovi St. Pete Times Forum

27 Santana w/Derek Trucks Band Ford Amphitheatre

27 The Neville Brothers Central Park in Largo

27 Alchemy Fest: The Soulfound Sextet/Acho Brother/Katherine Kelly/Tarantella/Giving Tree Skipper's Smokehouse

29 Sheryl Crow Ruth Eckerd Hall

29 Ozomati Jannus Landing

30 Thrice Jannus Landing

30 Today Is The Day w/Rwake/Light Yourself on Fire Brass Mug


1 Chicago Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center

1 Dimmu Borgir Jannus Landing

3 Eric Clapton with Robert Randolph and the Family Band Ford Amphitheatre

3 Hot Tuna w/Little Feat Jannus Landing

5 Kanye West w/Rihanna/Lupe Fiasco/N.E.R.D. Ford Amphitheatre

6 Radiohead Ford Amphitheatre

2 B.B. King w/Damon Fowler Ruth Eckerd Hall

7 Mindless Self Indulgence Jannus Landing

9 Tim McGraw w/Jason Aldean/Halfway to Hazard Ford Amphitheatre

12 The Spencer Davis Group Largo Cultural Center

16 Drive-By Truckers Jannus Landing

16 B.K. Jackson Jazz Quintet Mahaffey Theater

16 Joe Popp New World Brewery

17 WMNF's Tropical Heatwave w/Sonny Landreth/Del Castillo/Soul Rebels/Scissors for Lefty (others) Cuban Club

17 Drive-By Truckers Jannus Landing

17 A Cursive Memory Orpheum

18 Ace Frehley Jannus Landing

23 Pennywise Jannus Landing

24 Alicia Keys w/Ne-Yo St. Pete Times Forum

24 Arturo Sandoval Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center

24 Matt Walsh Dave's Aqua Lounge

25 Steve Miller Band w/Joe Cocker Ford Amphitheatre

28 Cowsills Largo Cultural Center


1 Dream Theater w/Opeth/Between The Buried and Me Ruth Eckerd Hall

9 Steely Dan Ruth Eckerd Hall

11 Ladytron Czar

12 Pearl Jam w/Kings of Leon St. Pete Times Forum

15 Melissa Etheridge Ruth Eckerd Hall

18 True Colors Tour: Cyndi Lauper w/B-52's/Rosie O'Donnell Ruth Eckerd Hall

20 Mark Chestnutt Dallas Bull

20 The Latin Roots Quintet Mahaffey Theater

28 Toby Keith w/Montgomery Gentry Ford Amphitheatre


2 Ringo Starr & His ALL Starrs Tour w/Colin Hay/Billy Squier/Hamish Stuart/Edgar Winter/Gary Wright/Gregg Bissonette Ruth Eckerd Hall

9 Dave Matthews Band w/Gomez Ford Amphitheatre

11 Van's Warped Tour Vinoy Park

16 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers St. Pete Times Forum

25 Brooks & Dunn w/Rodney Atkins Ford Amphitheatre

29 Slipknot/Disturbed/Mastodon/DragonForce/Sevendust/Five Finger Death Punch/Macfine Head Ford Amphitheatre

30 Mark Knopfler Ruth Eckerd Hall

30 Juice Newton Largo Cultural Center

31 Return to Forever: Chick Corea/Al Di Meola/Stanley Clarke/Lenny White Ruth Eckerd Hall


16 Rascal Flatts w/Taylor Swift Ford Amphitheatre

29 Kenny Chesney w/LeAnn Rimes Ford Amphitheatre


19 Brad Paisley Ford Amphitheatre


3 Maroon 5 w/Counting Crows Ford Amphitheatre

10 Martina McBride Ford Amphitheatre