Shinedown brings their "Anything & Everything" acoustic tour to Tampa this Thursday

When Shinedown vocalist Brent Smith said I could ask him anything, I got the impression he was serious. After chatting with him briefly a few weeks back about the band's upcoming "Anything & Everything" acoustic tour, I now know for sure. [Smith pictured right; all photos by Jeff O'Kelley.]

This marks the first-ever unplugged tour for Shinedown, which kicks things off this Thursday, November 4, at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa. “We’ve done a ton of acoustic stuff,” remarked Smith, “but we’ve never done it as a band, even though most of the songs were written on an acoustic guitar.” [Read more after the jump.]