Bryan Adams: The Canadian rocker and his guitar will deliver a solo acoustic show in support of his album Bryan Adams: Bare Bones at 8 p.m. at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater. $35, $45, $59.50. (727) 791-7400; rutheckerdhall.com.
Hard Rock on Wheels: For its 40th anniversary, the Hard Rock has loaded a ton of its memorabilia onto a tricked out semi for a rolling tour that pulls into Tampa's Hard Rock today through Friday. It's free from 1 to 7 p.m. to see Jimi Hendrix's Flying V, Brian Jones' Vox teardrop, Freddie Mercury's Spandex stage outfit, Michael Jackson's Beat It jacket, handwritten John Lennon lyrics and more at 5223 N Orient Road, Tampa.
American Song Night with David Friedman: Part of the second annual Vocal Arts Festival, composer David Friedman presents this concert celebrating the American song repertoire at 7:30 p.m., TECO Theater at the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa. Tickets start at $12, $8 for students. (813) 229-7827; strazcenter.org.
Ghastly City Sleep: The Brooklyn-based rock band plays alongside experimental rock group Hello.Invade! at 8 p.m., the Orpheum, 1915 E Seventh Ave., Ybor City. $5–$8.
Perpetual Groove: With a range of cover songs and distinct light effects, the Athens-based jam band has a devout following that swears it's never performed the same show twice. 10:30 p.m., Crowbar, 1812 N 17th St., Tampa. $15.
Kids and family
Back-to-School Party with Paper Cut Gang: Hip-hop artist Famous Kid Brick and St. Petersburg hip-hop quintet Paper Cut Gang will perform at this event aimed at high school-age students. It starts at 7 p.m., Scene Premium Night Club, 211 3rd St. S., St. Petersburg. $15. (727) 258-4813; www.scenenightclub.com.
One Man Army, 10 p.m., Discovery: We're pulling for the Florida motorcycle cop in this week's episode, because those guys are pretty tough hombres.
Love in the Wild, 10 p.m., NBC: Challenges this week involve swimming, snorkeling and keeping secrets. Just like every good honeymoon.
More to explore
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