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Royal Southern Brotherhood, plus Candye Kane

Tue Feb 17 , Skipper's Smokehouse


“They are not a band – they are an extravaganza” – John Hiatt

“The music these men make together draws on their richly various experience—funk, blues, hard rock, reggae—as individual artists, but it’s blended into a single tightly focused form of timeless Southern expression known as blues-rock, and they play the living hell out of it.” – John Sinclair

Before they even hit a chord, ROYAL SOUTHERN BROTHERHOOD have your attention. In the US South, where music is religion, two rock ‘n’ rol...

The Disasternauts and Switchblade Villain in benefit for WMNF

Fri Feb 27 , Cabana Inn Sarasota


Have you ever seen a surf band play in orange space suits while wearing gorilla masks? Think Planet of the Apes meets 2001: A Space Odyssey and you'll blast off with some of the most rockin' music this side of the space coast! Opening are Switchblade Villian, a Tampa St. Petersburg rock-n-roll band fueled with a rock-n-roll and psycobilly strut. Drawing influences from 60's garage punk and classic punk the likes of The Sonics, The Damned, and The Cramps.

The 12th Annual Rockabilly Ruckus

Sat Feb 28 , Skipper's Smokehouse


Big Sandy and His Flyrite Boys are the headliners with an awesome supporting cast including: Rocket 88
Slip and the Spin-outs
Ted Stevens Band
Sara Rose Band

Karibbyan Kruze Music Festival

Sat Mar 21 , Skipper's Smokehouse


A Tribute to John Holt.

Bands include Impulse; Renegade; Spy vs. Spy; Nuveau Saka with Cohen; Zuberi with Janelle. Plus steel pan music by Bickley and Nelson Rivera. And music by Master Rocker DJ Kzee and DJ Helen form 88.5

Tiki Tropical Heatwave PreParty

Sat Mar 21 , Darwin Brewing Co.


Join us at Darwin Brewing Company to help WMNF Community radio raise money for Tropical Heatwave - WMNF's extravaganza of eclectic and exotic entertainment!

We will be celebrating tiki style with local vendors, music from The Johnny Zoom Hi-Fi Show, yummy food, and mai tai beer by the amazing Darwin Brewer, Leslie Shore!

March 21, 2015 7:00-10:00p

Chuck Prophet and Mission Express

Sat Apr 04 , Skipper's Smokehouse


WMNF presents the return of Chuck Prophet, one of our favorite live artists in the past 15 years. He’s played four Heatwaves and a Birthday Bash, and now he comes back for a special club show to showcase his steamy lyrics and musical creativity.

His other talent not to be overlooked is his sizzling guitar playing:

Tropical Heatwave ~ Event is May 1st & 2nd, 2015

Fri May 01 , Cuban Club


Our Early Bird Special for Tropical Heatwave Weekend, May 1 and 2, 2015 has ENDED, as of 6pm on Friday, 1/30/15. (WMNF & it's regular outlets have nothing physical to sell yet... So, please be patient)

We are still booking but the lineup already includes:

March Fourth Marching Band ~ A marching band with acrobats and stilt walkers, the Ultimate Heatwave Band

Dirty Dozen Brass Band ~ New Orleans legendary brass band

Palo! ~ Afro-Cuban Funk, jazzy funky ...

Debut of StudioMNF - A New Radio Theatre Variety Show!

Tue Jun 16 , Seminole Heights Branch Library


"Love You Back," is an original radio play by Jim Wicker, set in the Seminole Heights Branch Library and involving the Sunshine State Readers program. Live sound effects performed by Matt Cowley. The performance is FREE and open to the public!

Jim Wicker is a noted area actor, who electrified Tampa Repertory Theatre's stage in last month's production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof. A resident of Seminole Heights, Jim is an actor, director, dramaturg, playwright and designer, and spent 32 years...

StudioMNF - a Celebration of Carrollwood

Tue Aug 18 , Carrollwood Cultural Center


Thanks to a generous grant from the Arts Council of Hillsborough County http://tampaarts.com/, and the Hillsborough County Board of Commissioners, http://www.hillsboroughcounty.org/index.aspx?nid=118 WMNF celebrates the neighborhood of Carrollwood, and its thriving arts and culture.

We'll be at the amazing Carrollwood Cultural Center, with music, poetry and art by Carrollwood artists. Plus a terrific new radio play by [Jim Rayfield](http://playsfor...

StudioMNF...The Arts at USF

Tue Sep 22 , University of South Florida Department of Theater and Dance


USF College of the Arts / WMNF Community Radio and the Arts Council of Hillsborough County present the fourth installment:

"StudioMNF...The Arts at USF" Sept 22 at 7pm TAR 120, Theatre Center, Tampa Campus

This event is free and open to the public, but donations are appreciated. Donations will go to the USF Student Organizations that are participating in this event!

Reservations are recommended. To reserve seats please call Amanda at 813-974-9108 or email at amandaclark@usf.edu. ...