Tampa Bay area venues, both large and small, will welcome a diverse selection of musical artists in the coming weeks.
In addition to headliners such as the Dave Matthews Band, Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Rob Thomas, Mary J. Blige and blink-182, a number of concert festivals will be presented.
Rock the Yacht 2019 will be presented Wednesday, July 10, 8 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $33.75. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
The lineup will include Ambrosia, Stephen Bishop, John Ford Coley, Looking Glass, Peter Beckett and Walter Egan. Attendees can arrive early for the Rock the Yacht Marketplace, which will include live local music, an auction for an authentic signed poster featuring a wide variety of performers. A number of specialty vendors will be on hand and food will be available for purchase.
A Royal Affair will bring the best of British progressive rock to Pinellas when the tour makes a stop Friday, July 12, 7 p.m., at Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Tickets start at $63.25. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
The concert will include performances by Yes, Asia, John Lodge of The Moody Blues and Carl Palmer’s ELP Legacy. Coming off their 50th anniversary tour playing hits such as "Roundabout" and "All Good People," the current lineup of legendary prog-rock band Yes consists of singer Jon Davison, guitarist Steve Howe, drummer Alan White, keyboardist Geoff Downes and bassist Billy Sherwood.
Following is a list of other music scene events in the coming weeks:
- Hugh Jackman, Friday, July 5, 7 p.m.
- Jeff Lynne’s ELO, Sunday, July 7, 8 p.m.
- Anuel AA, Sunday, July 21, 8 p.m.
- Shawn Mendes, Saturday, July 27, 7:30 p.m.
- Lionel Ritchie, Sunday, July 28, 7:30 p.m.
Amalie Arena is at 401 Channelside Drive, Tampa. Call 813-301-2500 or visit www.amaliearena.com.
- Mackenzie Shivers, Tuesday, July 16, 8 p.m.
- Zach Deputy, Friday, July 26, 8 p.m.
The Attic at Rock Brothers is at 1510 E. Eighth Ave., Tampa. Call 813-241-0100.
Bilheimer Capitol Theatre
- Classic Albums Live: Pink Floyd’s “The Wall;” Sunday, July 21, 8 p.m.
The Nancy and David Bilheimer Capitol Theatre is at 405 Cleveland St., Clearwater. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.atthecap.com.
- Betraying the Martyrs, Tuesday, July 2, 6 p.m.
- Torche, Monday, July 8, 7 p.m.
- Sadistik, Tuesday, July 9, 7 p.m.
- Xuitcasecity, Friday, July 12, 7 p.m.
- HGWT, Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m.
- She Past Away, Friday, July 19, 7 p.m.
- Together Pangea, Tuesday, July 23, 7 p.m.
- Stephen Christian and Christian McAlhaney, Wednesday, July 24, 8 p.m.
- Prince Daddy & the Hyena, Monday, July 29, 7 p.m.
Crowbar is at 1812 N. 17th St., Tampa. Call 813-241-8600 or visit www.crowbarybor.com.
- Let’s Spend the Night Together, Friday, July 5, 8 p.m.
- Stephen Marley, Sunday, July 7, 6:30 p.m.
- B.B. King Blues Band, Friday, July 12, 8 p.m.
- Long Beach Dub Allstars, Thursday, July 18, 7 p.m.
- Blueface, Nile Choppa and Asian Doll, Friday, July 26, 8 p.m.
Jannus Live is at 16 Second St. N., St. Petersburg. Call 727-565-0550 or visit www.jannuslive.com.
- Rob Thomas, Friday, July 5, 8 p.m.
Duke Energy Center for the Arts – Mahaffey Theater is at 400 First St. S., St. Petersburg. Call 727-300-2000 or visit www.mahaffeytheater.com.
Mid Florida Credit Union Amphitheatre
- Train and Goo Goo Dolls, Sunday, July 7, 7 p.m.
- Mary J. Blige and Nas, Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m.
- Dierks Bentley, Saturday, July 20, 7 p.m.
- Dave Matthews Band, Wednesday, July 24, 8 p.m.
- blink-182 and Lil Wayne, Friday, July 26, 7:30 p.m.
The Amphitheatre is at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N., Tampa. Call 813-740-2446 or visit www.livenation.com.
- Grendel, Saturday, July 6, 7 p.m.
- Chris Webby, Friday, July 12, 6:30 p.m.
- Summer Salt, Wednesday, July 17, 7 p.m.
- Eyes Set to Kill, Saturday, July 20, 5:30 p.m.
- The Word Alive, Wednesday, July 24, 6 p.m.
The Orpheum is at 1915 E.Seventh Ave., Ybor City. Call 813-248-9500 or visit www.theorpheum.com.
- Damon Fowler Group, Friday, July 5, 8 p.m.
- Coo Coo Ca Choo, Saturday, July 6, 8 p.m.
- Dean Johanesen & The 24 Hour Men’s Speakeasy, Thursday, July 11, 7:30 p.m.
- Chuck Redd with La Lucha, Friday, July 12, 8 p.m.
- Jeremy Carter, Saturday, July 20, 8 p.m.
- Ella Jet and Future Soul, Thursday, July 25, 7:30 p.m.
- Gloria West and the Gents, Friday, July 26, 8 p.m.
The Palladium is at 253 Fifth Ave. N., St. Petersburg. Call 727-822-3590 or visit www.mypalladium.org.
Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center
- Eagles tribute, Saturday, July 6, 8 p.m.
The Pinellas Park Performing Arts Center is at 4951 78th Ave., Pinellas Park. Call 727-369-5746.
The Ritz Ybor
- Monxx, Friday, July 5, 10 p.m.
- Drezo, Saturday, July 6, 10 p.m.
- Boombox Cartel, Friday, July 12, 10 p.m.
- Audien, Saturday, July 13, 10 p.m.
- HESH and Bommer, Friday, July 19, 10 p.m.
- Flosstradamus, Saturday, July 27, 10 p.m.
- August Burns Red, Tuesday, July 30, 7 p.m.
The Ritz Ybor is at 1503 E. Seventh Ave., Tampa. Call 813-247-2518.
Ruth Eckerd Hall
- Rock the Yacht 2019 featuring Ambrosia, Stephen Bishop, John Ford Coley, Looking Glass, Peter Beckett and Walter Egan; Wednesday, July 10, 8 p.m.
- Yes & Asia, Friday, July 12, 7 p.m.
- Dave Koz, Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m.
Ruth Eckerd Hall is at 1111 McMullen Booth Road, Clearwater. Call 727-791-7400 or visit www.rutheckerdhall.com.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino
- The Wallflowers, Friday, July 5, 9 p.m.
Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is at 5223 Orient Road, Tampa. For tickets, visit ticketmaster.com.
The Straz Center for the Performing Arts
- Jazz Intensive Concert featuring students of the Patel Conservatory, Friday, July 19, 5:30 p.m., in Carol Morsani Hall
- A Night in Spain featuring La Verbena de la Paloma with the Opera Tampa Singers; July 26, 7 p.m.; and July 27-28, 3 p.m., in Jaeb Theater
- Choral and Chamber Intensive Concert featuring students of the Patel Conservatory; Friday, July 26, 7:30 p.m., in Ferguson Hall
The David A. Straz Jr. Center is at 1010 N. W.C. MacInnes Place, Tampa. Call 813-229-7827 or visit www.strazcenter.org.