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CONCERT REVIEW: Billy Joel gets Tampa feelin’ alright

  Many Floridians don't quite understand how spoiled rotten we are when it comes to Billy Joel. The Rock and Roll Hall Of Famer has stopped in Florida twice a year since 2014. Once for a normal tour show, and once for New Year's out in Sunrise. So the announcement in October that his first … Continue reading CONCERT REVIEW: Billy Joel gets Tampa feelin’ alright

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Paul Simon announces North American farewell tour, snubs Florida

Paul Simon's been at it for over 60 years. Ever since his days as a part of Tom & Jerry, he's been recognized as one of the greatest songwriters in history, with and without Art Garfunkel. He recorded the African inspired Graceland, toured as a closer for Brian Wilson, worked with hundreds of gifted musicians, … Continue reading Paul Simon announces North American farewell tour, snubs Florida

Jeff Beck, Paul Rodgers, and Heart’s Ann Wilson coming to Tampa together

Yep, you read that right. The Yardbird guitar legend has been on the road for a good chunk of his life, including tours with ZZ Top and The Beach Boys' Brian Wilson. Bad Company's frontman Paul Rodgers has been touring with the group, as well as a brief run as lead singer of Queen, billed … Continue reading Jeff Beck, Paul Rodgers, and Heart’s Ann Wilson coming to Tampa together

Elton John’s farewell tour stopping in Tampa

The bitch is coming back. During a live event in New York City, Rock and Roll Hall Of Famer Elton John announced that he will retire touring after 50 years. He denied the same rumor last year, but the Tiny Dancer performer must have changed his mind. The Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour (referencing his legendary … Continue reading Elton John’s farewell tour stopping in Tampa

Hall & Oates, Train, coming to Tampa

Radio pop? Check. Florida frequents? Check. Co-headlining at a sports arena? ...What? Legendary 80s duo Daryl Hall and John Oates haven't fallen apart since their coming together in 1970. With hits such as Maneater, Rich Girl, and Kiss On My List, these two college mates have topped the charts a number of times. Usually, they're … Continue reading Hall & Oates, Train, coming to Tampa

Journey and Def Leppard coming to Tampa for joint tour

You know them both. Even if you don't know them by name, you live under a rock if you've never heard the karaoke bar classic Don't Stop Believin', or Pour Some Sugar On Me, the song that you hear in just about every movie or TV show at least once. Who knew that you'd hear … Continue reading Journey and Def Leppard coming to Tampa for joint tour

Members of Tom Petty’s Heartbreakers to reunite for Stephen Stills autism benefit

October 2, 2017 is a day that will remain in infamy. Not only was it the day that there was a mass shooting at a concert in Las Vegas, killing 58 people. It was also the day Tom Petty unexpectedly died, exactly a week after he finished his 40th anniversary tour, perhaps the biggest tour … Continue reading Members of Tom Petty’s Heartbreakers to reunite for Stephen Stills autism benefit

Brian Wilson coming to Clearwater

Last year, Brian Wilson announced that his band, fellow original Beach Boy Al Jardine, and himself would tour the world to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the legendary Pet Sounds album from 1966. But there would be something different about these shows: These would be the last shows that played the album in its entirety. … Continue reading Brian Wilson coming to Clearwater