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Mike Kach ‘so grateful’ for benefit featuring Outlaws and Pat Travers

Southern rock stars helping one of their own Sunday in Sarasota. … Read more »

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THEATER REVIEW: 'Swingaroos' put a lively twist on old sounds

If you close your eyes and just listen to The Swingaroos, you might actually think you’ve traveled back in time to a small little nightclub… Read more »

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Live Music Calendar Aug. 27-Sep. 2

Also check out our picks for best shows of the week on the Soundboard page. THURSDAY 8.27 John Russo the Singing Bartender: 4 p.m. (Il… Read more »

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Joey Gilmore

Blues singer and guitarist has been lighting up stages since relocating to South Florida in the 1960s…. Read more »

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Englewood Pioneer Days

The lead-up to the 59th celebration of Englewood features a chalkfest on Dearborn Street from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday; a “Shipwrecked” dance party featuring a… Read more »

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Lita Ford and Kip Winger

Former Runaway – along with Joan Jett – Lita Ford remains the rare front woman recognized for her serious guitar chops in the male-dominated metal world. … Read more »

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Historic Downtown Village

Sarasota’s Historic Downtown Village will host artist demonstrations, tea samplings, intuitive readings, food vendors, and more, as well as complimentary hors d’ouevres, wine and live… Read more »

Movies | This Weekend 

Movie Review: 'The End of the Tour'

THE END OF THE TOUR Starring: Jason Segal, Jesse Eisenberg, Anna Chlumsky, Joan Cusack, Ron Livingtson, Mamie Gummer, Mickey Sumner. MPAA Rating: R (for language)… Read more »

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Movie Review: 'No Escape'

NO ESCAPE Starring: Owen Wilson, Lake Bell, Pierce Brosnan, Sahajak Boonthanakit, Sterling Jerins, Claire Geare. MPAA Rating: R (for language and violence) Running time: 103… Read more »

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ReptiDay Sarasota

ReptiDay Sarasota slithers back into town this Saturday. Never been to a reptile show before? Skip Peel, an event coordinator for Repticon, which puts on two-… Read more »

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Rev. Billy C. Wirtz and Ronny Elliott

Perfect pairing: Both are singer-songwriters, raconteurs and rock ’n’ roll historians with Wirtz playing for laughs while Elliott maintains a more serious tone. … Read more »

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Venice Theatre cabaret series sings final notes for summer

Broadway classics and risque comedy mark final festival weekend…. Read more »

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THEATER REVIEW: 'Not Our time' recalls a difficult era of racism

Bernard Yanelli’s play about the impact of desegregation in the South resonates in Players world premiere… Read more »

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Paradox and conundrum in Escher exhibit

“At moments of great enthusiasm it seems to me that no one in the world has ever made something this beautiful and important.” — M.C…. Read more »

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Bradentucky Bombers

The Bradentucky Bombers will have a rematch with Deadly Rivals Roller Derby, the only team to have defeated the Bombers this season. There will be… Read more »

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India Fest

Now in its third year, this celebration of Indian culture returns to the Bradenton Area Convention Center, bringing the traditional dances of India, vendors selling… Read more »

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Sarasota Speakeasy

Last week, we couldn’t tell you where this event will be — it was a secret — but it’s certain that there will be live… Read more »

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Ringling Art Night

To celebrate its new exhibition – Stereotype: New Directions in Typography – the Ringling campus will come alive, with every gallery on campus open to… Read more »

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Umphrey’s McGee

A leading member of the jam band scene returns to Jannus Live in downtown St. Pete…. Read more »

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Funk Fest

The large grass lots of Raymond James Stadium will again be home to some of the biggest R&B and hip-hop acts of the 1990s…. Read more »

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