Concerts: Sept. 5-11

September 5, 2013 

CONCERTS: Musical acts to see

SARASOTA

CHORAL

CLASSICAL

SEPT. 24: Dr. John Thomasson, bass baritone and Therese Lindquist, piano: "In Praise of Women!, 8 p.m., Neel Performing Arts Center, Bradenton; $5 students, $10 general admission.

OCT. 13: Dwight Thomas, organist, 4 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 603 11th St. W., Bradenton; free will donation; Information: 941-747-4406.

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. 6: Jonathan Byrd, 8 p.m., Fogartyville; $12.

SEPT. 12: Grandpa's Cough Medicine, 8 p.m., Fogartyville; $8-$10.

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.

OCT. 26: Florida Blue Blues and Music Festival, 11 a.m. doors, Oct. 26, Sarasota Fairgrounds, 3000 Ringling Blvd., Sarasota; $27 and up. Information: 941-365-0818

ST. PETE/TAMPA

BROADWAY

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

CLASSICAL

OCT. 27: 2Cellos, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center; $32.50 and up.

COUNTRY

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

FOLK

OCT. 28: Melissa Ferrick, 7:30 p.m., Straz Center, Tampa; $TBA.

JAZZ

LATIN

OCT.23: Cristian Castro, 7:30 p.m., Mahaffey Theater; $29 and up.

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.

TOP 40

OCT. 30: Selena Gomez, 7 p.m., Tampa Bay Times Forum: $26 and up.

ROCK/BLUES

SEPT. 6: Grant Peeples, Sarah Mac, 8 p.m., The Palladium, St. Petersburg; $12-$15.

SEPT. 7: Gerry Williams Band, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

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 1: Del McCoury, Tommy Malone Band, TPA Collective, 7 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $25 and up.

SEPT. 15: WMNF presents Birthday Party 2: Ana Popovic Band, Shamarr Allen and The Underdawgs, Betty Fox 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; $12-$15.

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.

OCT. 20: Loves It!, 5 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $7-$10.

OCT. 23: Jessie Ware, 8 p.m., Ritz Ybor; $19.50 and up.

OCT. 24: Applebutter Express, TBA, Skipper's Smokehouse; $TBA.

OCT. 26: Halcyon, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12.

OCT. 27: John Fogerty, 8 p.m. Straz Center; $59 and up.

OCT. 27: The Reverend Horton Heat, 8 p.m., State Theatre, St. Petersburg; $20 and up.

OCT. 31: "Scream It Like You Mean It Tour," 5:30 p.m. doors, The Orpheum; $19 and up.

NOV. 2: Red Elvises, 8 p.m., Skipper's Smokehouse; $12-$15.

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