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Handout photos of Carlos Santana, performing at Amalie Arena on 10/27. Credit: Maryanne BilhamPhoto by Maryanne Bilham

This week's best Tampa concerts: Santana, Kings of Leon, Roger Daltrey and more

LOVE GURU: Santana Few musicians can credibly slot themselves into the shoes of Bob Marley or John Lennon. Carlos Santana is among them. "I am them now," the 70-year-old guitar legend said in a recent phone interview. "They changed their ZIP code. They're still here if you play their music, but they're in another r …


  1. Ticket window: James Taylor and Bonnie Raitt, Bon Jovi and more

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    Tickets for the following events go on sale this week:

  2. This weekend's best concerts: Country takes over with Jake Owen, Chris Lane

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  3. Steve Martin and Martin Short talk touring together and 'newfangled old-fashioned' variety show


    It's barely been a year since Steve Martin and Martin Short last brought their roadshow to town. But there was never a doubt in their minds they'd be back.

  4. A taste of the Chitlin' Circuit returns to Tampa

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    Autographed in marker on six blue planks of wood nailed against the stage's back wall, surrounding the title of the venue painted in red, are the names of those who have played at The Blue Note since it re-opened in October.

  5. Mint Condition member headlines Heritage fest

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    Stokley Williams is the Grammy-nominated session musician who's backed up some of the best in the business, including Elton John and Toni Braxton.

  6. Ticket window: Jason Isbell, 94.1 Wild Splash, 'Chicago'

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    Tickets to the following events go on sale this week:

  7. This weekend's best concerts: Sunshine Music Festival, Winter Jam, Moody Blues and more

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    FRESH CATCH: Sunshine Music Festival

  8. Justin Timberlake announces new tour, including stop in Tampa

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    Justin Timberlake coming to Tampa as part of his just-announced The Man Of The Woods tour, his first since 2014.

  9. This weekend's concerts: Hit the road for Peter Cetera; stay home for funk and EDM

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    Earlier this spring, Robb Bank$ dropped a video campaigning for the fan-voted 10th slot in XXL magazine's coveted Freshman Class issue. He lost out to fellow South Floridian and onetime collaborator XXXTentacion. The thoughtful and treasured Bank$ has pursued …

  10. Carrie Underwood warns fans she 'might look a bit different' after 'gruesome' injury


    In mid-November, country star Carrie Underwood tripped and fell on the stairs outside her Nashville home, and according to her publicist she had "non life-threatening injuries including a broken wrist and cuts and abrasions."