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October 2017

Igor and The Red Elvises w/ The Steady 45s – $12/15

October 21 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$12 - $15

8pm - $12/15 Igor and Red Elvises (SIBERIAN SURF ROCK) If Igor and Red Elvises aren't in the middle of a tour, they are getting ready for the next one - this is a group that is constantly in motion and consistently evolving. Singer, songwriter, guitarist and showman extraordinaire Igor Yuzov is perpetually globetrotting and in the process he has found scores of wildly talented, entertaining musicians to bring into the fold of this increasingly international party band. Red Elvises…

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The Battle of The Jimmys – Jimmy Thackery & The Jimmys – $10/13

October 22 @ 5:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13

5PM $10/13 Skipper's Smokehouse and Suncoast Blues Society Presents: The Battle of The Jimmy's - Jimmy Thackery & The Jimmy's Jimmy Thackery (BLUES) Whether Jimmy Thackery headlines a festival in South Dakota or jams for hours in one of numerous blues bars that dot the musical landscape, he'll always unleash an intense volley of rockin' blues guitar guaranteed to leave crowds emotionally spent. His double edged guitar dynamics allow him to fire off tracer missiles, bend a note so it will…

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

October 26 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until October 27, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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38th Annual Freaker’s Ball – Voodoo on the Bayou w/ T-Bone Hamilton’s Big Easy Revue – $10

October 27 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10

8pm $10 It's our 38th Annual Freaker's Ball - Voodoo on the Bayou with T-Bone Hamilton's Big Easy Revue! We will host our traditional costume contest and award thousands of dollars worth of cash & prizes to the winners! T-Bone Hamilton's Big Easy Revue (NOLA FUNK) TBone Hamilton’s Big Easy Revue is an 8 piece horn band performing the musical styles of New Orleans funk, Texas blues, with a dose of some Jazz…..tossed in! Led by bassist Tom “TBone Hamilton” (Rock…

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Zappaween 21 w/ Bogus Pomp- $20

October 28 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$20

8PM $20 Zappaween (TRIBUTE) Since 1994 Bogus Pomp has been playing the incredible music of Frank Zappa. Throughout the many years, the band has changed many times but the drive for musical excellence continues to grow. The band has taken a break for almost 2 years and now we are rehearsing again with a sense of renewed enthusiasm. We want Zappaween 21 to be the most special Zappaween yet!! Once again we are having a costume contest, sponsored by the…

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Runnin’ Down a Dream: The WMNF Memorial Tribute To Tom Petty – $12/15

October 29 @ 4:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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TBA

4PM $12/15 The Headlights, yes, The Headlights! The legendary band will reunite for this event. Barely Pink   - the original band reunites for this event Ditchflowers  Have Gun, Will Travel   Charlie Souza & The Tropics (played with Tom in Mudcrutch) Betty Fox Band Four Star Riot Talk To Mark   Shawn Kyle and the Full Moon Fevers Will Quinlan band Cottondale Swamp J. T. Brown  The Whiskey Dregs Shawn Scheller and the Contenders Dennis Stadelman John Clark Band Jordan Esker…

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November 2017

Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

November 2 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 1, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Jah Movement – $10/13

November 3 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13

8pm $10/13 Jah Movement (REGGAE)Made with some of the best independent musicians in the South West Florida Region. Jah Movement Reggae Band (JMRB) has a glorifying sound where the individual talents of each member comes together and add their style of talent to music.Founded in May of 2015, JMRB has established a well known name and image through out Florida. Their passion of performing live for different audiences of different ages, the band comes equipped with not only the BEST LIVE Reggae…

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Jah Movement – $10/13

November 3 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13

8pm $10/13  

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WMNF Presents: British Invasion

November 4 @ 6:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$12 - $15

6pm $12/$15 WMNF CONCERT TICKET PURCHASING INFORMATION You can purchase advance tickets online at wmnf.org/events by calling the station during business hours at 813-238-8001 or in person at Skipper’s Smokehouse or other WMNF ticket outlets. In the early 1970’s the British Invasion (which started in 1964)  was moving into several important and influential subgenres,  pursuing the limitations of rock music,  including prog rock, singer-songwriters; hard rock/heavy metal, and glam rock.  For our tribute show,  local bands play the great English bands of…

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Roger “Hurricane” Wilson & The Hurricane Homeboys – $7

November 5 @ 5:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$7

5pm - $7 Roger "Hurricane" Wilson & The Hurricane Homeboys (BLUES/SONGWRITER) It was just over 50 years ago in 1963 when Roger, barely 10 years old at the time, took his first guitar lesson and since then there’s been no looking back.  Over the last 40 years, Roger’s involvement has reached into pretty much every aspect of the music business.  Being a musician, a singer, a songwriter, a record label owner/operator, an advisory board member of the Georgia Music Industry Association, an International Blues Competition…

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

November 9 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 1, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Cigar City Blues Band and Southern Train – $10/13

November 10 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13

8pm $10/13 Cigar City Blues Band (BLUES) No Money Down (BLUES) Formed in Tampa, Florida in 2010, the No Money Down band is a four-piece blues ensemble that brings an exciting and unique blend of talent that creates a wide ranging interpretation of classic and original blues music. The band’s hard driving rhythm section combines with biting leads to move and inspire its audiences. Its members have played such venues as the Chicago Blues Festival, Jannus Live, Skippers, Tangerine Blues…

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WMNF Presents: Reckless Kelly w/ Cottondale Swamp – $20/25

November 11 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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TBA

8PM $20/25 RECKLESS KELLY (ALT COUNTRY/ROCK) Understanding the virtuosity of Reckless Kelly requires the perspective of where the band has been. Cody and Willy Braun grew up in the White Cloud Mountains of Idaho. They moved to Bend, Oregon, and then migrated to that great musical fountainhead, Austin, Texas. The band’s co-founders and frontmen toured the country as part of their father’s band, Muzzie Braun and the Boys, as children. They performed on The Tonight Show twice. Their father taught his four…

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Lauren Mitchell and Joe Moss – $7/10

November 12 @ 5:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$7 - $10

5pm $7/10 Lauren Mitchell (SINGER/BLUES/SOUL) The year 2016 was one of large-scale and unexpected change for Tampa Bay area blues and soul vocalist Lauren Mitchell. During a tumultuous time in both her personal and professional life, she was given the opportunity to rise from the challenges she was facing and make the album of her career with producer Tony Braunagel. Mitchell took the leap of faith because she is a true student of the blues, a music that's all about…

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

November 16 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 1, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Broccoli Samurai – $7/10

November 18 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$7 - $10

8pm $7/10 BROCCOLI SAMURAI Since forming in Cleveland, OH in 2010, Broccoli Samurai has taken the club and festival scene by storm. Broccoli Samurai has sculpted a unique blend of their o...wn sound making something fresh in the scene. The band has been thrilling audiences across the nation winning them a massive and fiercely loyal fan base with their synth-laden progressive electronica sound fused with soulful hints of funk and jazz. Eager fans pack dance floors and festival sets, waiting to…

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Tommy Z Band – $7/10

November 19 @ 5:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$7 - $10

5pm – $7/10 Tommy Z (BLUES)Tommy Z is a contemporary blues artist and radio host from Buffalo, NY who has been described as a “blues treasure” by legendary 97 Rock/WBFO DJ Jim Santella, and “one of WNY’s best kept secrets” by Sarah French, Blues Matters Magazine. He is a guitar-driven electric blues-based stylist onstage, but in the studio Tommy composes a variety of music. So while experienced and studied in traditional blues, jazz and rock styles, Tommy is an artist…

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Impulse – $5

November 22 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$5

8pm $5

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

November 23 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 1, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Come Back Alice Performing Live w/ TBA – $10/13

November 24 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13

8pm - $10/13 Come Back Alice (SOUTHERN GYPSY FUNK) Come Back Alice is a genre defying high-energy Rock N Roll band from St. Petersburg, FL.  "Formed in 2012, Come Back Alice has a patently-unique sound that they've dubbed Southern Gypsy Funk, a blend of rock, soul, gypsy jazz and funk music, the flavors of which compliment each other like ingredients in a fine New Orleans gumbo. With improvisational influences and a love of bands known for killer live performances—including The Band,…

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Betty Fox Band w/ TBA $10/13

November 25 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13
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Ellie Lee Band – $5

November 26 @ 5:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$5

5pm $5

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

November 30 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 1, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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December 2017

Chubby Carrier w/ Gumbo Boogie Band – $10/13

December 1 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13

8pm $10/13 CHUBBY CARRIER (ZYDECO) ... is undeniably "The World's Premier Zydeco Showman." Born on July 1, 1967 in Churchpoint, Louisiana, Chubby is the third generation of zydeco artists with such famous relatives as Roy Carrier (father), Warren Carrier (grandfather), and cousins Bebe and Calvin Carrier who are presently considered legends in zydeco history. Chubby began his musical career at the age of 12 by playing drums with his father's band. He began playing the accordion at the age of 15.…

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Halcyon Toys for Tots – $15

December 2 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$15

8PM $15 More information to come!

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

December 7 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Nick Schnebelen Band – $7/10

December 10 @ 5:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$7 - $10

5pm $7/10

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

December 14 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Reverend Barry & Funktastic Soul – $7/10

December 15 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$7 - $10

8pm $7/10

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Randy McAllister – $12/$15 ($10 for SBS members, Veterans, Seniors & Students)

December 17 @ 5:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$12 - $15

5pm $12/15 ($10 for SBS members, Veterans, Seniors & Students)

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

December 21 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Jim Chambers Music Box Event – $TBA

December 22 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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TBA

8PM More information to come.

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Greg Billings Band w/ TBA – $10/13

December 23 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$10 - $13

8pm $10/13

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Grateful Dead Nite w/ Uncle John’s Band – FREE

December 28 @ 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00pm on Thursday, repeating until December 29, 2017

Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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Free

8pm FREE (JAMBAND/TRIBUTE) Hippies please use side door... UJB has been faithfully bringing the music and spirit of the Grateful Dead to Skipper's every Thursday at Skipper's since 1998. Uncle John's Band was formed in 1989 in Clearwater Florida from a combination of talented musicians who love to play the music of the Grateful Dead. The purpose of Uncle John's Band is to recreate the atmosphere and musical adventure of a live Dead show. Over the past many years, Uncle…

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Donna the Buffalo w/ TBD – $25/30

December 30 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$25 - $30

8pm - $25/30 Donna the Buffalo (AMERICANA/ZYDECO/ROOTS/COUNTRY/CAJUN) Distinctive, groove-heavy, and danceable, Donna the Buffalo is a band for the people. One of the most dynamic and determined bands continuously touring America for since 1989, Donna the Buffalo has created a community environment at their shows through their distinctive, groove-heavy, and danceable music. Donna the Buffalo is a band for the people that is accessible, positive, and memorable. With roots in old time fiddle music that evolved into a soulful electric…

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New Year’s Eve – Donna the Buffalo w/ TBD – $35/40

December 31 @ 8:00 pm
Skipper’s Smokehouse, 910 Skipper Road Tampa, Florida 33613 813.971.0666
Tampa, FL 33613 United States
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$35 - $40

8pm - $35/40 Donna the Buffalo (AMERICANA/ZYDECO/ROOTS/COUNTRY/CAJUN) Distinctive, groove-heavy, and danceable, Donna the Buffalo is a band for the people. One of the most dynamic and determined bands continuously touring America for since 1989, Donna the Buffalo has created a community environment at their shows through their distinctive, groove-heavy, and danceable music. Donna the Buffalo is a band for the people that is accessible, positive, and memorable. With roots in old time fiddle music that evolved into a soulful electric…

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