Concerts: Aug. 29-Sept. 4

August 29, 2013 

CONCERTS: Musical acts to see

SARASOTA

CHORAL

JAZZ

OCT. 4: Jazz Club of Sarasota: Betty Comora's "Happy Jazz Band," 2-4 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church, 3975 Fruitville Road, Sarasota; $7 members, $12 nonmembers.

OLDIES

SEPT. 11: Diana Ross, 8 p.m. Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall; $80-$115.

ROCK/BLUES

SEPT. 20: NOW Ensemble with Fuzion Dance Artists, 8 p.m., New College of Florida, Mildred Sainer Music and Arts Pavilion, 5313 Bay SHore Road, Sarasota;$5-$15.

ST. PETE/TAMPA

BROADWAY

OCT. 6: Sarah Brightman, 8 p.m., Tampa Bay TImes Forum, Tampa; $35-$250.

COUNTRY

AUG. 30: Blake Shelton, 7:30 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre; $38.75 and up.

SEPT. 14: Loretta Lynn, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $29.50 and up.

JAZZ

AUG. 30:Sixth Annual Dinner and Jazz Series, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg; $10.

OLDIES

SEPT. 10: Diana Ross, 7:30 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $69.50 and up.

SEPT. 11: Engelbert Humperdinck, 7 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $29.50 and up.

OCT. 5: The Isley Brothers, 8 p.m., USG Sun Dome, Tampa; $30 and up.

POP

NOV. 8: Josh Groban, 8 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum; $46.75 and up.

ROCK/BLUES

AUG. 30: The Dangerous Summer, doors 6 p.m., The Orpheum; $11-$13.

AUG. 30: Twinkle and Rock Soul Radio, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

AUG. 31: WMNF presents Groovefest 2013, TBA, Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

SEPT. 1: Pete and Wayne Revival, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

SEPT. 3: Showcase Nite, 7:30 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $5.

SEPT. 8: Gumbo Boogie Band, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10.

SEPT. 9: John Mayer, 7:30 p.m. MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre; $40 and up.

SEPT. 10: Benefit concert for Rick Durst, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10 minimum donation.

SEPT. 13: Pet Shop Boys, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $29.50 and up.

SEPT. 13: J. Cole, 8 p.m., Straz Center; $39.50 and up.

SEPT. 14: Depeche Mode, 7:30 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre; $32 and up.

SEPT. 14: Pushmethod, 8:30 p.m., Pegasus Lounge, Tampa; $5 and up.

SEPT. 14: The Krewe of SaveYours'Steampunk Jubilee, 9 p.m., Ritz Ybor, Tampa; $35-$50.

SEPT. 14: WMNF presents Birthday Party: Del McCoury and The TPA Collective, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $25 and up.

SEPT. 15: WMNF presents Ana Popovic Band, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $25 and up.

SEPT. 15: Kid Rock, ZZ Top, Uncle Kracker, 6:45 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre; $29 and up.

SEPT. 17: Yo Mama's Big Fat Booty Band, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

SEPT. 20: Billy Cobham, 8 p.m., Palladium; $30 and up.

SEPT. 20: Il Volo, 7:30 p.m. Tampa Bay Times Forum; $36.75 and up.

SEPT. 20: TC Carr's All-Star Bolts of Blue Band, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

SEPT. 21: Skipper's Smokehouse 33rd Anniversary, noon-midnight, Skipper's Smokehouse; No charge.

SEPT. 21: Vader - Back To The Black Tour 2013, 6 p.m., The Orpheum; $17 and up.

SEPT. 22: Skipper's Inland Surf Spectacular, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

SEPT. 24: Ra Ra Riot, 8 p.m., The Orpheum; $8 and up.

SEPT. 24: Lauren Mitchell Band, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $TBA.

SEPT. 25: Gramatik, 9 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $21.35 and up.

SEPT. 25: SOMO, 7 p.m. doors, The Orpheum; $15-$17.

SEPT. 26: The Weekend, 8:30 p.m., Straz Center; $48.50 and up.

SEPT. 26: Grateful Death Nite Deluxe, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $8.

SEPT. 27: Enter The Haggis, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

SEPT. 27: Maze, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $49.50 and up.

SEPT. 28: Halcyon, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12.

SEPT. 29: WMNF presents a tribute to Stevie Wonder, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

SEPT. 29: Fall Out Boy "Save Rock and Roll" Tour, 7:30 p.m., USF Sun Dome; $29.50 and up.

OCT. 1: Greensky Bluegrass, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $15-$18.

OCT. 2: Sick Puppies, 8 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $20 and up.

OCT. 4: Tim Reynolds and TR3, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $15-$20.

OCT. 5: WMNF presents Eilen Jewell, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

OCT. 6: Karen's Deal benefit, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $10 min. donation.

OCT. 7: Dying Fetus, 7 p.m., The Orpheum; $16 and up.

OCT. 8: Rusko, 9 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $30 and up.

OCT. 17: Matt Nathanson: The Last of the Great Pretenders Tour, 8 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $21.

OCT. 18: Florida Orchestra: The Beatles Musical Tribute, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $35 and up.

OCT. 18: The Duhks, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $8.

OCT. 19: The Lumineers, 7:15 p.m., USF Sun Dome; $25 and up.

OCT. 20: Dizzy Wright, 7 p.m. doors, The Orpheum; $15 and up.

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