Capitol Theatre welcomes Peter Frampton, Peter Cetera plays The Mahaffey, and Korn and Breaking Benjamin heads to the Mid Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre. Tampa Bay area venues, both large and small, welcome a diverse selection of musical artists this October.
In addition to headliners such as Korn, Peter Frampton, Jeffrey Osborne, Peter Cetera and Celtic Thunder, the fall season opens with a variety of concert festivals.
Lang was only 16 when he found incredible success with the release of his major label debut album “Lie To Me.”
Fame didn’t change this American blues, gospel and rock singer-songwriter. He still remains the same country farm boy from Fargo, North Dakota, who got his start in the local clubs of Minneapolis. He survived the passage of youth to adulthood, fell in love, began a family and in the process passed through the life lessons we all endure.
CLEARWATER - After an overwhelming response from audiences nationwide, Grammy Award-winning guitarist Peter Frampton will resume Peter Frampton Raw: An Acoustic Tour, which includes a stop at the Capitol Theatre on Sunday, Oct. 2, at 7:30 p.m. for one-night only intimate acoustic performance.
Gordon Kennedy, Frampton’s longtime collaborator and co-producer of his Grammy Award-winning album Fingerprints, will join him again for the October run alongside Frampton’s son, singer and guitarist Julian Frampton.
CLEARWATER - Classic Albums Live returns to Clearwater performing Led Zeppelin’s Physical Graffiti on Thursday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. at the Capitol Theatre.
Released in 1975, Physical Graffiti was a double album with eight new songs, Custard Pie, In My Time of Dying, Trampled Under Foot, Kashmir, In the Light, Ten Years Gone, The Wanton Song and Sick Again. These songs stretched the total time of the record beyond the typical length of a single album, so the band included unreleased tracks and outtakes from earlier recordings sessions.
CLEARWATER - Jon Anderson, Trevor Rabin and Rick Wakeman have reunited to reform the definitive YES lineup.
The trio has launched worldwide ARW tour presenting an evening of YES music and more. The tour will roll into the Tampa Bay area Friday, Oct. 7, 8 p.m., with a performance at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater.
ST. PETE BEACH - Trae Pierce and the T-Stone Band will perform Friday, Oct. 7, 7 p.m., at Horan Park, located at the St. Pete Beach Community Center, 7701 Boca Ciega Drive.
Trae Pierce and the T-Stone Band will kick off the city’s October Concert in the Park Series. Attendees are invited to bring lawn chairs and blankets to relax outdoors under the stars in the beautiful waterfront park. The band will take the stage at 7 p.m.
This event is free and open to the public. Complimentary valet parking is available. Food, beer, and wine will be available for purchase.
In the fall of 2002 Beginnings was born out of the love and respect for the music of one of the greatest American rock bands of all time - Chicago. Forged together by a group of professional musicians, all veterans of the New York music scene, Beginnings, like Chicago, was a labor of love based on musicianship and professionalism. But a funny thing happened on the way to Carnegie Hall a collaboration blossomed into a non-stop musical odyssey.
ST. PETERSBURG - The St. Petersburg-based band Trop Rock Junkies were recently nominated by the Trop Rock Music Association for the 2016 Band of the Year.
The Trop Rock Music Association is a national organization representing the music genre Trop Rock. Trop Rock - short for tropical themed rock - is a music genre that is part rock, part country and other styles of music with lyrics that exemplify the tropical/island lifestyle. It has become increasingly popular with contributions from artists like the Zac Brown Band, Kenny Chesney, Alan Jackson and, of course, Jimmy Buffett. The organization is made up of artists, fans, venues and radio stations that play this type of music. Winners are determined by the voting membership. The organization holds their annual awards show each year in Key West and draw artists and fans from all over the country.