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Things to Tuesday, May 6

Oh, that Thom Yorke is so soulful and creative ... sigh ...

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Oh, that Thom Yorke is so soulful and creative ... sigh ...

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Radiohead This generation's Pink Floyd arrives at 7:30 p.m. in all its cool-genius glory for a show at the Ford Amphitheatre in Tampa. Interstate 4 at U.S. 301. $32.50-$55. (813) 740-2446.

Mary Flower Elegant vocals and inventive guitar work gives the folk-blues artist a unique sound. And you can catch her in a unique setting. Hip gallery [email protected] hosts her show at 7:30 p.m., 620 First Ave. S in downtown St. Petersburg. Admission is $15, $10 for students and seniors.

The Casualties All those Avril Lavigne and Good Charlotte fans should hear what real hard-core punk sounds like from these New York snarlers. They play at 7 p.m. at the Orpheum, 1902 N Avenue Republica de Cuba, Ybor City. $12. (813) 248-9500.

Sweeney Todd The Stephen Sondheim musical about a lovable serial-killing barber opens at 7:30 p.m. and runs through Sunday at Mahaffey Theater, 400 First St. S, St. Petersburg. $30-$70. (727) 892-5767.

Battle of the Record Labels Show off your streetworthy flow tonight at a hip-hop showcase and video shoot, starting at 8 at Club 112, 901 E Franklin St., Tampa. The fee to perform is $75; admission is only $5. To register call (813) 900 6611.

— Sharon Kennedy Wynne [email protected]

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Shut Up and Listen! It's about time the kids turned the tables. Hear original scenes and monologues written entirely by the American Stage Youth Ensemble, which offer viewpoints on our world and teen issues today. Benefits the theater company's scholarship fund for youth camps and classes. 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday at American Stage Theater, 211 Third St. S, St. Petersburg. $5. (727) 823-1600, ext. 201.

Saturday Morning Market The market season is winding down at the end of the month, so catch it while you can. This week you can hear the Best of the Bay BAAMO Showcase, featuring music by Rebekah Pulley, Lorna Bracewell, the Human Condition and Have Gun, Will Travel. It runs 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday on Central Avenue, at First to Second streets in downtown St. Petersburg.

— Sharon Kennedy Wynne [email protected]

Things to Tuesday, May 6 05/05/08 [Last modified: Tuesday, May 6, 2008 7:50am]
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