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Central Florida June Rock Concert Listing


The dog days of summer for the Central Florida concert season. There are a few good shows, but they are few and far between. Cage The Elephant is the obvious highlight.  The artists in bold are our recommended acts this month.

Orlando Concerts

Sun 06/01/14 Chicago – Hard Rock Cafe / Hard Rock Live

Mon 06/02/14 Floor – Backbooth

Tue 06/03/14 Watson – Bombshells Tavern

Wed 06/04/14 Milka – Will’s Pub

Thu 06/05/14 Drive-By Truckers and Water Liars – The Beacham
Thu 06/05/14 Kingdom Of Giants – Bombshells Tavern

Fri 06/06/14 Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and Stagnant Pools – The Social
Fri 06/06/14 Paleface – The Abbey
Fri 06/06/14 Terri Binion – Will’s Pub

Sat 06/07/14 It Lies Within – Bombshells Tavern
Sat 06/07/14 The Plush Monsters – Will’s Pub

Mon 06/09/14 Swearin’ and Potty Mouth – Will’s Pub

Tue 06/10/14 The Naked And Famous – The Beacham
Tue 06/10/14 Toad The Wet Sprocket – House Of Blues

Thu 06/12/14 Foxy Shazam – The Social
Thu 06/12/14 Kalin And Myles – Plaza Live Orlando

Fri 06/13/14 Bane – Backbooth

Sat 06/14/14 Bane – Backbooth
Sat 06/14/14 The Everymen – Will’s Pub
Sat 06/14/14 Max Schneider – Plaza Live Orlando

Sun 06/15/14 Man Overboard – Backbooth
Sun 06/15/14 Paleface – Will’s Pub
Sun 06/15/14 Tides Of Man – Bombshells Tavern

Mon 06/16/14 Deafheaven – Backbooth

Tue 06/17/14 Cage The Elephant and Bear Hands – Plaza Live Orlando
Tue 06/17/14 MxPx – Backbooth
Tue 06/17/14 Whitechapel – Firestone Live

Wed 06/18/14 Black Taxi – Will’s Pub
Wed 06/18/14 MxPx – Backbooth

Thu 06/19/14 Say Anything and The Front Bottoms – The Beacham

Fri 06/20/14 Rivers Monroe – Bombshells Tavern

Sat 06/21/14 Andy Grammer and Brendan James – The Beacham
Sat 06/21/14 Common Kings – The Social
Sat 06/21/14 Earphunk – Zen Fields (Winter Garden)

Sun 06/22/14 B.J. Thomas – Community Building (Mount Dora)

Tue 06/24/14 Blackbird Blackbird – Backbooth

Thu 06/26/14 Vertical Horizon – Hard Rock Hotels Velvet Sessions
Thu 06/26/14 Hymn For Her – Jessie’s (Winter Haven)

Fri 06/27/14 Tessanne Chin – Bob Carr Perf. Arts Centre

Sat 06/28/14 Black Tide – Bombshells Tavern
Sat 06/28/14 Hundred Waters – The Social

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Jacksonville Concerts

Sun 06/01/14 Matt Hires – Jack Rabbits

Mon 06/02/14 The Mongoloids – Jax Underbelly

Tue 06/03/14 For The Fallen Dreams – The Roc Bar

Thu 06/05/14 Andrew Jackson Jihad and Cheap Girls – Jack Rabbits
Thu 06/05/14 
From Hell – Burro Bar

Fri 06/06/14 Drive-By Truckers – Ponte Vedra Concert Hall
Fri 06/06/14 Weezer – St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Sat 06/07/14 Boston – St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Tue 06/10/14 Mother Superior – Burro Bar
Tue 06/10/14 My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult – Jax Underbelly

Wed 06/11/14 The Everymen – Burro Bar
Wed 06/11/14 Paleface – Jax Underbelly

Thu 06/12/14 War Of Ages – Murray Hill Theatre

Fri 06/13/14 Foxy Shazam – Freebird Live
Fri 06/13/14 Ursa Minor – Murray Hill Theatre

Sat 06/14/14 Black Taxi – Jax Underbelly

Sat 06/14/14 Counting Crows – St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Sun 06/15/14 Bane – Jax Underbelly

Tue 06/17/14 Beach Day – Jax Underbelly

Thu 06/19/14 Andy Grammer and Brendan James – Freebird Live
Thu 06/19/14 Goo Goo Dolls, Daughtry and Plain White T’s – St. Augustine Amphitheatre

Sun 06/22/14 Paul McCartney – Jacksonville Veterans Mem. Arena

Sat 06/28/14 Boys No Good – Jax Underbelly

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Tampa Area Concerts

Sun 06/01/14 Carman – Shiloh Baptist Church (Plant City)

Tue 06/03/14 Drive-By Truckers – Tampa Theatre

Wed 06/04/14 American Aquarium – New World Brewer
Wed 06/04/14 Peter Murphy – Orpheum

Thu 06/05/14 Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and Stagnant Pools – Orpheum
Thu 06/05/14 Keb’ Mo’ – Capitol Theatre (Clearwater)
Thu 06/05/14 Mieka Pauley – The Hideaway Cafe (St. Petersburg)

Fri 06/06/14 Boston Ruth Eckerd Hall (Clearwater)

Sat 06/07/14 Paleface – Blue Rooster (Sarasota)

Sun 06/08/14 Paleface – Dunedin Brewery (Dunedin)

Mon 06/09/14 Black Star Riders – State Theatre (Saint Petersburg)

Tue 06/10/14 Foxy Shazam – Orpheum

Wed 06/11/14 Counting Crows – David A. Straz Jr. Center For The Performing Arts

Fri 06/13/14 Colt Ford – The Round-Up
Fri 06/13/14 Cope – Skipper’s Smokehouse
Fri 06/13/14 The “Happy Together” Tour: The Turtles feat. Flo & Eddie, Chuck Negron, Mark Farner, Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels and Gary Lewis & The Playboys – Ruth Eckerd Hall (Clearwater)

Sat 06/14/14 “Summerland” Tour: Everclear, Soul Asylum, Eve 6, Spacehog – Vinoy Waterfront Park (Saint Petersburg)

Sun 06/15/14 Black Taxi – Dunedin Brewery

Tue 06/17/14 Cut Copy – The Ritz Ybor

Wed 06/18/14 Moon Hooch – The Crowbar
Wed 06/18/14 Say Anything and The Front Bottoms – The Ritz Ybor

Thu 06/19/14 Classic Albums Live The Lakeland Center (Lakeland)

Thu 06/19/14 Doppelgangaz Orpheum

Fri 06/20/14 Goo Goo Dolls, Daughtry, Plain White T’s – MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

Fri 06/20/14 Andy Grammer and Brendan James – Capitol Theatre (Clearwater)

Wed 06/25/14 Agalloch – Orpheum
Wed 06/25/14 Blackbird Blackbird The Crowbar

Fri 06/27/14 Badfish – Trib. to Sublime – Jannus Live (Saint Petersburg)
Fri 06/27/14 Damon Fowler Group – The Ale And The Witch (St. Petersburg)

Sun 06/29/14 Phantogram – The Ritz Ybor

Mon 06/30/14 Katy Perry with Capital Cities – Tampa Bay Times Forum

February Central Florida Rock Calendar


February Rock Music Calendar

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Orlando

2/01 – The Supervillains, Beachside Taven (New Smyrna Beach)

2/05 – Skinny Puppy and Army of the Universe, The Beacham: Get Tickets here

2/06 – The Airborne Toxic Event with Kongos – The Social: Get Tickets Here

2/07 – Queens of the Stone Age, Hard Rock Cafe / Hard Rock Live

2/09 – Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Plaza Live: Get Tickets Here
2/09 – Panic! At The Disco, House of Blues

2/10 – Jars of Clay, Backbooth

2/11 – Trey Anastasio, House of Blues

2/12 – The Slackers, The SocialGet Tickets Here

2/13 – Shak Nasti, Will’s PubGet Tickets Here

2/14 – The Alan Parsons Live Project, Plaza LiveGet Tickets Here

2/16 – Surfer Blood, BackboothGet Tickets Here

2/18 – Flogging Molly, House of Blues

2/19 – Dave Mason’s Traffic Jam, Plaza LiveGet Tickets Here

2/20 – Southern Culture on the Skids, The SocialGet Tickets Here
2/20 – An Intimate Evening with Art GarfunkelGet Tickets Here
2/20 – Led Zeppelin 2, House of Blues

2/21 – Dark Star Orchestra, Plaza LiveGet Tickets Here

2/22 – The Fratelli’s, The Social
2/22 – Pat Travers at “Cocoa Village Mardi Gras,” Riverfront Park (Cocoa)

2/27 – Iron & Wine (Solo), The SocialGet Tickets Here

 

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Jacksonville

2/01 – Merle Haggard, Florida Theatre

2/02 – Nekromantix, Jack Rabbits

2/03 – Queens of the Stone Age, Florida Theatre

2/07 – Richie Ramone, The Roc Bar

2/14 – Kenny Loggins, Flordia Theatre

2/15 – The Irish Rovers, Florida Theatre

2/17 – The Beach Boys, Florida Theatre

2/19 – The Expendables, Freebird Live
2/19 – Southern Culture on the Skids, Jack Rabbits
2/19 – Young the Giant and Cayucas, Maverick’s

2/23 – Dave Mason, Florida Theatre

2/26 – Eagles, Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena

2/27 – G. Love & Special Sauce, Freebird Live

2/28 – Art Garfunkel, Ponte Vedra Music Hall
2/28 – Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, Florida Theatre

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Tampa Area

2/01 – Arctic Monkeys, Jannus Live (Saint Petersburg)

2/04 – Queens of the Stone Age, Mahaffey Theater (Saint Petersburg)

2/05 – The Airborne Toxic Event, State Theatre (Saint Petersburg)

2/06 – Big Head Todd & The Monsters, State Theatre (Saint Petersburg)

2/08 – Skinny Puppy and Army of the Universe, The Ritz Ybor: Get Tickets Here

2/11 – Slackers and Duppies, Crowbar: Get Tickets Here

2/11 to 2/14 – Paul Revere and the Raiders, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

2/16 – Flogging Molly, The Ritz Ybor
2/16 – Pinback,  Jannus Live (Saint Petersburg)

2/18 – Young The Giant and Cayucas, Jannus Live (Saint Petersburg)

2/20 – Edwin McCain and Emily Kopp, Capitol Theatre (Clearwater)

2/21 – Dave Mason,  Capitol Theatre (Clearwater)
2/21 – Led Zeppelin 2, State Theatre (Saint Petersburg)
2/21 – Southern Culture on the Skids, Skipper’s Smokehouse

2/22 – The Marshall Tucker Band, Pasco Music Festival
2/22 – Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay

2/26 – Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, Capitol Theatre (Clearwater)

2/27 – Art Garfunkel, Capitol Theatre (Clearwater)
2/27 – Styx, Florida Strawberry Festival, Plant City

 


Central Florida August Rock Music Calendar


 

August Rock Music Calendar

It’s a great month Rock And Roll Animals with a diverse appetite for rock music.  The weekend of May 17th in Orlando is a whole month’s worth of great, and very different rock music packed into three fantastic nights – from the ultimate in classic rock, to some great new punk and a killer free show.  Over the rest of the month there is amazing alternative rock all over the schedule.  Lots of stuff to choose from, especially when you add in Jacksonville and Tampa area shows.  Nice…

Orlando

8/01 – American Idols Live, Amway Center. We don’t watch the show, so not really sure, but have to imagine at least one or two of the acts are rock…

8/02 – “Big Night Out Tour” – Fuel, Hoobastank, LIT and Alien Ant Farm – this is one hell of a nice 90’s line-up at HOB.

8/09 – Saigon Kick, The Social

8/10 – Adam Ant, Hard Rock Live

8/12 – OneRepublic, Hard Rock Live

8/14 – The Cult, House of Blues. These guys are just great live and this time they offer up their near perfect album “Electric” in its entirety.
8/14 – Hunters, The Social

8/16 – KISS, Amway Center
8/16 – The Killers, Hard Rock Live
8/16 – Icona Pop, House of Blues

8/17 – Victoria Justice, Hard Rock Live

8/19 – Ted Nugent, House of Blues

8/22 – Parachute, Andrew Ripp and Matt Hires, The Plaza Live

8/23 – Scott Weiland, House of Blues
8/23 – Slightly Stoopid, Riverfront Park (Cocoa)

8/24 – Jars Of Clay, The Social
8/24 – Less Than Jake with Badfish, House of Blues

8/27 – Bruno Mars with Fitz and the Tantrums, Amway Center

8/30 – We The Kings, House of Blues

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Jacksonville

8/09 – Panic! At The Disco, Jack Rabbits

8/13 – Hunters, Jack Rabbits. RARA’s Farm will be on hand to check out these Brooklyn-based rockers.

8/16 – Victoria Justice, St. Augustine Amphitheatre

8/22 – Slightly Stoopid, St. Augustine Amphitheatre

8/23 – Jars of Clay, Murray Hill Theatre

8/29 – Ballyhoo!, Cafe Eleven (St. Augustine)
8/29 – The Dangerous Summer, Jack Rabbits

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Tampa Area

8/01 – Whitesnake with Red Line Chemistry, Ruth Eckard Hall (Clearwater). Red Line Chemistry is the real deal…

8/04 – Goo Goo Dolls and Matchbox Twenty, MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

8/09 – Adam Ant, Palladium Theater At St. Petersburg College

8/10 – Panic! At The Disco, Jannus Live (Saint Petersburg)

8/18 – Victoria Justice, Tropicana Field (Saint Petersburg)

8/23 – Phil Vassar, White Buffalo Saloon (Sarasota)

8/24 – Rock ‘N Blues Fest, Ten Years After, Edgar Winter Band, Canned Heat, Rick Derringer, Pat Travers – Some great 70’s guitar rock on one stage! Ruth Eckard Hall (Clearwater)

8/25 – Jars of Clay, State Theare (Saint Petersburg)

8/26 – Santana, MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

8/28 – Bruno Mars and Fitz and the Tantrums, Tampa Bay Times Forum

8/30 – Big Country, State Theatre

Central Florida July Rock Concert Calendar


 

July Rock Music Calendar

Lots to choose from as we head into the dog days of summer. This month, we start off with Jacksonville, as we received a great submittal from Mariah Holland, one of our new contributors. Mariah includes a great look at the local acts playing the Jacksonville music scene, which we’ve woven in with the national acts.

Vans Warped Tour is probably the biggest area event with stops in both Orlando and Tampa.  Make sure you follow us for all the latest concert information, show announcements and presale offers.

Jacksonville

7/03 – Saltwater Grass, Bonnie Blue, Jacksonvegas, Dirt Floor Krackers, Freebird Live

7/05 – Impending Doom, Gideon, Wolves at the Gate, Fit for a King w/ Others, Murray Hill Theatre

7/05 – Allele, Endo w/ Others, Brewster’s Megaplex

7/05 – Alter Eagles (Eagles Tribute), Bryce Alaxtair Band, Freebird Live

7/08 – Relient K, The Almost, The Rocketboys, Freebird Live

7/10 – Authority Zero and Ballyhoo, Freebird Live
7/10 – Matt Pond, Jack Rabbits

7/14 – The Maine, A Rocket to the Moon, This Century, Freebird Live

7/17 – I Am Endseeker, Islander, Skyburner, Murray Hill Theatre

7/20 – Sublime with Rome and Pennywise, St. Augustine Amphitheatre

7/23 – Mychildren Mybride, I Am the Witness, Cadience, Murray Hill Theatre

7/24 – Toad the Wet Sprocket, Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

7/25 – Pschedelic Furs, Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

7/26 – Appetite for Destruction (Guns N Roses Tribute), Red White & Crue (Motley Crue Tribute),
Poison’d (Poison Tribute), Freebird Live

7/27 – Decided By Fate, Phinehas, Beware the Neverending, Leaders, Awakener, Murray Hill Theatre

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Orlando

7/11 – Authority Zero and Ballyhoo, The Beacham
7/11 – Matt Pond, The Social

7/13 – Gregg Allman and Hank Williams Jr., UCF Arena

7/16 – The Maine, Rocket to the Moon and This Century – Nice triple bill at The Beacham

7/18 – Marilyn Manson, Hard Rock Live

7/20 – The Dropa Stone, Orlando City Soccer Club

7/25 – Toad the Wet Sprocket, Hard Rock Hotel

7/26 – The Psychedelic Furs, Plaza Theatre

7/28 – Vans Warped Tour, Central Florida Fairgrounds. A ton of bands invade the city including Hawthorne Heights, Forever the Sickest Kids, Reel Big Fish and The Used.

 

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Tampa Area

7/04 – The Guess Who, Sutton Park (Palmetto)

7/05 – Soul Asylum, Hogan’s Beach

7/06 – Candlebox and Saliva, Ed Smith Stadium (Sarasota)
7/06 – We the Kings and The Ready Setc

7/07 – Thomas Wynn & The Believers, Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

7/12 – Ballyhoo! and Authority Zero, Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)

7/12 – Matt Pond, New World Brewery

7/20 – Marilyn Manson, Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)

7/23 – 311, Pennywise and Sublime With Rome, MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

7/26 – Vans Warped Tour, Vinoy Waterfront Park (St. Petersburg)

7/27 – Toad the Wet Sprocket, State Theatre (St. Petersburg)

7/28 – Psychedelic Furs, State Theatre (St. Petersburg)

7/29 – Black Sabbath, MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

7/31 – Rockstar Energy Mayhem Festival: Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch and many others, MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre

 

Central Florida April Concert Calendar

April Rock Music Calendar

Not many shows in the Central Florida rock scene this month at a national level. But we will get Rush and some excellent festivals in all three primary cities: Two full days of Welcome to Rockville in Jacksonville, Earthday Birthday in Orlando and 98 Rockfest in Tampa. Other than those killer shows, it might be a good month to check out some of the great local rock in your own backyards.

Orlando

04/12 – Anthrax, House of Blues. Metal Alliance Tour
04/12 – Umphrey’s McGee, The Plaza Live

04/13 – Sister Hazel, House of Blues. Gainesville rockers always put on a fun show
04/13 – WJRR’s Earthday Birthday, Tinker Field. Excellent line-up of hard rock powers, featuring Offspring, Papa Roach and Stone Sour

04/17 – All Time Low and Pierce the Veil, House of Blues
04/17 – Jimmie’s Chicken Shack, West End Trading Co (Sanford)

4/18 – 4/20 – Florida Music Festival, Downtown Orlando at various venues. Lots of good new music and plenty of the yet to be discovered.  Local favorites Blaine the Mono and The Dropa Stone, and fun Indie act Reverend Peyton’s Bog Damn Band highlight the schedule: Florida Music Festival.

04/21 – Dick Dale, The Plaza Live. Dale is the father of surf guitar and a legendary guitar player

04/24 – GWAR, The Beacham

04/25 – ASIA, featuring John Payne, Hard Rock’s Velvet Sessions – always a great cocktail party, this time with some great rock.

04/26 – The Wailers, House of Blues

04/28 – Rush, Amway Center. The legendary Canadian rockers visit the big house in this month’s highlight show in Orlando.

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Jacksonville

04/01 – Marron 5 with RARA’s Farm favorites Neon Trees (see our concert review) and Owl City, Jacksonville Veterans Mem. Arena

04/03 – Yes, Florida Theater. This incarnation features Steve Howe, Christopher Squire and Alan White!

04/11 – Unphrey’s McGee, Freebird Live

04/24 – The Wailers, Freebird Live

04/25 – GWAR, Freebird Live

04/26 – Saliva, Jax Underbelly. Welcome To Rockville kick-off

04/27 – Welcome to Rockville, Metropolitan Park. This is a great rock line-up at an excellent venue for a festival: Limp Bizkit, Three Days Grace, Alice in Chains, Stone Sour, Halestorm, Papa Roach

04/28 – Welcome to Rockville, Metropolitan Park Day 2! More great rockers: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Three Doors Down, Shinedown (see our recent review), Buckcherry, Thousand Foot Krutch and many more

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Tampa Area

04/02 – Yes, Ruth Eckerd Hall (Clearwater)

04/13 – Foghat – Manatee County Fairgrounds (Palmetto)
04/13 – Umphrey’s McGee, Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)

04/16 – All Time Low and Pierce the Veil,  Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)

04/19 – Dick Dale, State Theatre (Saint Petersburg)

04/25 – The Wailers, Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)

04/26 – 98 Rockfest, Tampa Bay Times Forum. Nice line-up of rockers: Three Days Grace (see our review and photos here), Alice in Chains, Stone Sour, Halestorm and more.

04/27 – Relient K with Mike Mains & The Branches, State Theater (Saint Petersburg)

04/30 – The Black Crowes, Mahaffey Theater (Saint Petersburg)

04/30 – Suicidal Tendencies, State Theater (Saint Petersburg)


Central Florida December Rock Concert Listing

The months starts off with one of the best one day festivals in the entire country, X102.9’s The Big Ticket at Metropolitan Park in Jacksonville.  After that, it’s a relatively slow holiday month.

Orlando

12.01, Everclear and Eve 6 – The Beacham. Still haven’t been to this venue yet, but this would be a good show to check it out with.  Both bands are excellent live. Here’s our most recent Everclear review to give you an idea.

12.02, Richard Marx – The Plaza Theatre

12.03, The Silversun Pickups – Hard Rock Live

12.06, Vince Neil – Hard Rock Live. Motley Crue’s front man…

12.07, Southern Culture On the Skids – The Social. These guys are just an absolute blast to catch live. Highly recommended.

12.08, Sum 41 – HOB-Orlando.  Great Alt-Rock with a punk twist. Always put on a good show.
12.08, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus – West End Trading (Sanford)

12.14, Emily Kopp – Backbooth
12.14 – 12.15, New Found Glory – The Social

12.16, Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Always a good show, excellent musicians, great lights and this year they promise a new twist.

12.22, The Starting Line and Fake Problems – HOB-Orlando

12.31, Thomas Wynn & The Believers – Will’s Pub

 

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Jacksonville

12.02, X102.9 The Big Ticket – Metropolitan Park. This is the show of the month in Central Florida, and probably the one best day of the year: Rise Against, Bush, Fun., Anberlin, Silversun Pickups, Grouplove, Of Monsters And Men, Imagine Dragons, Paper Tongues, The Joy Formidable, Twenty One Pilots

12.06, Southern Culture On the Skids – Cafe Eleven (St. Augustine)

12.13, Trans-Siberian Orchestra – Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena

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Tampa Area

12.01, 97X The Next Big Thing – Vinoy Waterfront Park (St. Petersburg)
Mutemath, Rise Against, Bush, Silversun Pickups, Fun., Grouplove, Flogging Molly, Imagine Dragons, Of Monsters and Men and more

12.01, Richard Marx – Capitol Theatre

12.03 – 12.04, Eddie Vedder – Ruth Eckard Hall (Clearwater)

12.07, Pat Travers – Cocktails (New Port Richie)
12.07, Sum 41 – Ritz Ybor

12.08, Southern Culture On the Skids – Skipper’s Smokehouse

12.11, Aerosmith and Cheap Trick – Tampa Bay Times Forum. Still rockin’ after all these years.

12.14, Vince Neil – Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)

12.15, Trans-Siberian Orchestra – Tampa Bay Times Forum

12.29, Donna the Buffalo – Skipper’s Smokehouse

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Central Florida Rock Concert Calendar

Lots of excellent rock headed Central Florida in the next month or so. From The Who to Primus to Men Without Hats, quite an eclectic mix!

Orlando

11.02, Euge Groove with Jackie Bristow – The Plaza Theatre
11.02, The Maine and Mayday Parade – HOB, Orlando

11.03, Hinder – Backbooth
11.03, Three Dog Night – Mission Inn Resort (Howey in the Hills)
11.03, The Who – Amway Center.  Pete and Roger are back on the road, this time playing the full album Quadrophenia. Check them out in a rare area appearance in a great venue for arena rock.

11.04, Counting Crows – Hard Rock Live

11.05 – 11.06, Blues Traveler – Epcot Center

11.06, Taking Back Sunday – HOB – Orlando

11.09, Primus – Hard Rock Cafe

11.10 – 11.11, Weezer – Hard Rock Cafe. A rare two night stand at Hard Rock from these legendary West Coast Alt-Rockers.
11.10, Yellowcard – HOB-Orlando. These Florida natives stop in town in support of their excellent new album. Read our review first!

11.11, All Time Low and The Summer Set – HOB-Orlando
11.11, Bad Veins – Will’s Pub. This Indie rock duo brings their fun alternative rock to Central Florida at a cozy venue I have yet to visit.

11.15, The Bastard Suns – The West End, Sanford. This quintet from Atlanta offers up a reggae infused punk rock sound with a little bit o’ Irish whiskey on top.

11.16, Enter the Haggis – Backbooth

11.17, Authority Zero – The West End, Sanford. Cool ska from Arizona.

11.20, Men Without Hats – The Social. Yup, that band…

11.21, Asia – The Plaza Theatre. Yup, that band, part II. This really should be a fantastic show this is the original line-up and they are one hell of a talented band.

11.25, Sevendust – HOB-Orlando

11.27 – 11.28, Eddie Vedder – Bob Carr Perf. Arts Centre. Two nights from the voice of Pearl Jam, in a cool venue.

11.27, Japanroids – The Social

11.29, Twenty One Pilots – The Social. A fun blend of poppy Christian rock.

11.30, Of Monsters and Men – The Beacham
11.30, Of Montreal – The Plaza Theatre
11.30, Rise Against – HOB – Orlando

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Tampa Area

11.02, Hinder – Local 662 (St. Petersburg)

11.03, Rush – 1-800-ASK-GARY Amphitheatre

11.08, Taking Back Sunday – Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)

11.09, Weezer – Mahaffey Theater (St. Petersburg)
11.09, Yellowcard – Jannus Live (St. Petersburg)
11.09, Bad Veins – New World Brewery

11.10, Glenn Frey – Ruth Eckard Hall (Clearwater)

11.15, Regina Spektor – Ruth Eckard Hall (Clearwater)

11.17, The Bastard Suns – Jake’s Tavern (Sarasota)
11.17, Enter the Haggis –  Highlander Park (Dunedin)
11.17, Lou Gramm – Youkey Theater (Lakeland). The original voice of Foreigner makes a solo visit.
11.17, Rick Derringer – The Lakeland Centre

11.18, Aaron Lewis – Ruth Eckard Hall (Clearwater) – Founding member and frontman from Staind visits the West Coast

11.18, Authority Zero – Jake’s Tavern (Sarasota)

11.20, ASIA – Capitol Theatre (Clearwater)

11.21, Men Without Hats – Orpheum

11.28, Japanroids – The Crowbar

11.30, Little River Band – Downtown Clearwater

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Jacksonville

11.02, Heart – St. Augustine Amphitheatre.  Legendary 80’s rockers are back out on the road. Shawn Colvin opens.

11.03, Euge Groove – Ritz Theatre

11.07, Dr. Dog – Freebird Live.  Check out our Free Music Friday atop this page for some free music from the band.

11.08, The Bastard Suns – Jack Rabbits

11.09, All Time Low and The Summer Set – Freebird Live

11.10, Steve Forbert – Ponte Vedra Concert Hall

11.11, Charlie Daniels Band and 38 Special – Old City Music Festival Grounds (St. Augustine)

11.14, Authority Zero – The Roc Bar

11.16, Aaron Lewis – Maverick’s

11.17, Title Fight – The Phoenix Taproom

11.24 – 11.25, Eddie Vedder – Moran Theater
11.24,  Filter – The Roc Bar. These guys always put on a good show.
11.24, Men Without Hats – Jack Rabbits