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Wine for a Cause - Benefitting WMNF

Thu Apr 17 , Whole Foods Sarasota

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WMNF's new friends and Community Partners at Whole Foods Sarasota are throwing us a party!

Wine for a Cause- Vinecraft Wine tasting benefitting WMNF 88.5

Thursday April 17th

5:30-7:30pm

Whole Foods Market Sarasota café

1451 1st St

Sarasota. FL 34236

$20

Music by Dean Johanesen http://www.deanjohanesen.com/band/home.htm

Enjoy over 30 wines from Vinecraft, known for their family owned wineries who focus on quality over quantity. Enjo...

WAHH! East-West Fusion Band featuring sitar master Sri Rajib Karmaker

Fri Apr 18 , The Hideaway Cafe

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We presented this great ensemble of world class players performing "east meets west" fusion music in January at the Hideaway; it sold out with people getting turned away. This is a second chance for an extraordinary evening.

Wahh!' in India is a popular word that expresses 'Great Inner Joy and Appreciation'... 'Wahh!' East West Fusion Band is a spectacular blend of East meets West. Using the scintillating sounds of Indian tabla and vocal overtones, 'Wahh' fuses a modern approach...

Todd Snider

Tue Apr 22 , Skipper's Smokehouse

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Todd Snider will be returning for a WMNF event, but this time will be a multi-media show starring the wit, honesty and spontaneity he's best known for.

Kicking the show off will be a 30 minute preview of East Nashville Tonight. Directed by the Barnes Brothers, the film was originally intended to be a documentary on Snider, but soon turned into what has been best described as a stoner musical.

Todd will read from his upcoming book, "I Never Met A Story I Didn't Like (Mostly True Tall Tal...

Tropical Heatwave Beer Party - Tampa!

Fri Apr 25 , The Independent Bar and Cafe'

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Cheers to you for supporting WMNF! The Independent Bar and Cafe in Tampa - long-time WMNF Community Partners and and great beer buddies Cigar City Brewing are teaming up to throw WMNF a rockin' beer party!

All Tropical Heatwave Beer proceeds go to support WMNF, whether from a can or keg! And it's a Heatwave Warm-up party, too!

We'll have live music from Beartoe! http://www.beartoe.com/

DJ Nancy Cee from Tuesday It's the Music is spinning! https://www.wmnf.org/programs/377 ...

Tropical Heatwave Beer Party - St. Petersburg!

Sat May 03 , The Ale and the Witch

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Cheers to you for supporting WMNF! Community Partners The Ale and the Witch (one of the newest to our family) and Cigar City Brewing are teaming up to throw WMNF a rockin' beer party! All Tropical Heatwave Beer proceeds go to support WMNF, whether from a can or keg! And it's a Heatwave Warm-up party, too! Hynm for Her play from 4:30-6:30pm. John Palmer, Host of the Wednesday Traffic Jam provides Tropical Heatwave Music! http://www.wmnf.org/programs/409

**Dinner time is fro...

WMNF and Give Day Tampa Bay

Mon May 05 , WMNF Broadcast Studios

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We’re thrilled to announce our participation in Give Day Tampa Bay, a national day of local giving May 6, 2014. Led by the Community Foundation of Tampa Bay and Florida NEXT Foundation, local nonprofits and donors from every neighborhood in our community will come together to raise significant funds for local needs—all on a single day.

This is a big, bold opportunity for our community. We’re joining more than 100 communities across the country to raise millions of dollars for ...

The 33rd Annual Tropical Heatwave - May 9th & 10th (Fri & Sat)

Fri May 09 , Cuban Club

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Tickets are just $40 for both nights of Tropical Heatwave ~ What a bargain!!.
33 years of of Tropical Heatwaves! Heatwave has become an annual rite of spring for fans of eclectic music, with mystery, legend and excitement contained in memories of the annual extravaganzas. The Heatwave tradition of extraordinary and eclectic live bands continues.
**(WMNF will begin selling wristbands in the lobby on 4/17, 10a-4pm on weekdays... And we'll have a table on Wednesday, 4/16 at USF...

The Stooges Brass Band

Fri May 23 , Ringside Cafe'

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The Stooges Brass Band has been one of the elite brass bands in New Orleans but only recently are receiving the accolades and well deserved recognition of their importance to the music scene of New Orleans. Since 1996, their high energy show on the stage and in the streets has engaged audiences with their innovative blend of traditional New Orleans brass sounds and contemporary hip-hop beats. The Stooges Brass Band has gained notoriety across the USA and the world as a full-blown musical part...

Book + Record Sale

Sat Jun 14 ,

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The 957th WMNF Book + Record Sale returns. Of course, it isn't just books and records, but books, cds, dvds, stereo equipment, and musical instruments, plus some other music related stuff.

It will be at the Howard Johnson's in downtown Tampa (right by the performing arts center). Lots of free parking, a restaurant right inside the hotel, and a cornucopia of sound and words for you to buy.

Have stuff to donate????? Yes Please! You can just bring it during regular office hours (9-6pm, M-F...

A Well Respected Man: The WMNF 70th Birthday Tribute To Ray Davies

Sat Jun 21 , Skipper's Smokehouse

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Ray Davies was born on June 21, 1944 in Muswell Hill, just north of London. As the front man and lead songwriter of the Kinks, Davies helped lead the British invasion of American pop music. He went on to become a highly literate commentator through music of social issues and was a pioneer in creating album operas. The Kinks' influence has grown over the years, with an increasing number of young musicians citing them as an important influence.