Monday, July 23, 2018

98 Rock’s Not-So-Silent Night bringing Halestorm, more to the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg

98 Rock’s Not-So-Silent Night bringing Halestorm, more to the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg

We're still in July, but the Christmas season is already upon us.Tampa Bay rock station 98 Rock on Monday announced the lineup for its "Not So Silent Night" holiday concert, Dec. 16 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. Topping the bill are two ...
Updated: 2 hours ago
Hanson bringing full symphonic tour to the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg

Hanson bringing full symphonic tour to the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg

Mmm…what?If you thought the rock-symphony trend that has taken off in popularity in recent years (see: Foreigner, Dennis DeYoung, Little River Band, Indigo Girls) would be dying down anytime soon, Hanson has a few words for you.Yes, THAT Hanson...
Updated: 3 hours ago
Paul Reiser talks about returning to stand-up, never winning an Emmy and why ‘Mad About You’ likely isn’t coming back

Paul Reiser talks about returning to stand-up, never winning an Emmy and why ‘Mad About You’ likely isn’t coming back

Paul Reiser has some bad news for Mad About You fans hoping for a series revival."It's kind of stuck in the business end of it now," the comic, actor and co-creator of NBC's Emmy-winning sitcom told the Times recently. "Sony is trying to figure out f...
Updated: 8 hours ago
Twenty One Pilots sell out Tampa concert hours after tickets go on sale

Twenty One Pilots sell out Tampa concert hours after tickets go on sale

Not that you needed any proof that Twenty One Pilots are the most popular alternative act in America.But if you slept on tickets to their upcoming fall tour, you might be out of luck.The Ohio duo's Nov. 3 concert at Tampa's Amalie Arena sold virtuall...
Published: 07/20/18
SoundBytes: The Struts, After the Burial, Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts and more

SoundBytes: The Struts, After the Burial, Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts and more

— Glam-rockers the Struts, most recently seen locally opening for the Foo Fighters at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre, have announced a much more intimate show on Oct. 14 at the Orpheum. Spirit Animal opens. Tickets go on sale Friday. ...
Published: 07/19/18
Leslie Jones from ‘Saturday Night Live’ coming to the Tampa Improv

Leslie Jones from ‘Saturday Night Live’ coming to the Tampa Improv

You always have to keep your eye on the Tampa Improv's calendar, because every now and then, they'll sneak a pretty good show up on you.Case in point: Leslie Jones.The Emmy-nominated Saturday Night Live star has just announced a weekend of dates at t...
Published: 07/18/18
SoundBytes: Ray LaMontagne, Minus the Bear, Boosie Badazz and more

SoundBytes: Ray LaMontagne, Minus the Bear, Boosie Badazz and more

— Singer-songwriter Ray LaMontagne is heading back on the road, and coming to the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg on Nov. 11. It's an acoustic tour, but he'll be joined by Wilco bassist John Stirratt. Tickets are $49.50 and up. Click here.&#...
Published: 07/18/18
Kim Walker-Smith talks postpartum depression, women in ministry and more

Kim Walker-Smith talks postpartum depression, women in ministry and more

Kim Walker-Smith, the lead singer for renowned worship band Jesus Culture, felt overwhelmed and dazed following the birth of her second son.She cried without knowing why. She mumbled her words. When her mother suggested postpartum depression as the c...
Published: 07/17/18
SoundBytes: Brian Setzer Orchestra, Behemoth, Koo Koo Kanga Roo and more

SoundBytes: Brian Setzer Orchestra, Behemoth, Koo Koo Kanga Roo and more

— After avoiding this marketplace for years, the Brian Setzer Orchestra will bring their wildly popular annual Christmas tour back to Clearwater's Ruth Eckerd Hall on Dec. 5. Tickets are $52.75 and up. Click here for details. (And for a review ...
Published: 07/16/18
Penn and Teller postpone Mahaffey Theater performance due to Teller’s back surgery

Penn and Teller postpone Mahaffey Theater performance due to Teller’s back surgery

Raymond Teller, half of the great magic and comedy duo Penn and Teller, tweeted last week that his recent back surgery "was an even bigger success than I'd expected."Good news for him! But it's still bad news for Tampa Bay fans.While Teller is recove...
Published: 07/16/18