Make us your home page
Instagram

Simple Faith headlines Farm USA show Nov. 1 in Lithia

Simple Faith — clockwise from bottom, Jerry White, Michael Johnson, Ron Scott and Jeff Shadowens — will perform.

Simple Faith

Simple Faith — clockwise from bottom, Jerry White, Michael Johnson, Ron Scott and Jeff Shadowens — will perform.

With a musical style reminiscent of the 1970s TV show Gospel Singing Jubilee, Simple Faith presents old-school Christian music in four-part harmonies.

The quartet will be the featured performer Friday at the monthly musical celebration at the Farm USA, 7820 Lithia Pinecrest Road. Mike and Denise Holmes have hosted monthly cookout-concert combos at their 11-acre spread near Lithia Pinecrest Road and County Road 39 for nearly five years.

The Farm promises a relaxing evening with friends with burgers, chips and drinks at 6:30 p.m., open mike at 7 and Simple Faith at 8.

Jeff Shadowens, a singer-songwriter, founded the group as a trio in 2007 and it became a quartet in 2012. For Jerry White, another member, the performance will represent something of a homecoming for the Plant City native who grew up singing every Sunday morning on WPLA radio with his maternal grandfather and aunt.

There's no charge for admission or food at the Farm, but donations are appreciated.

For information, visit thefarmusa.com or call (813) 967-3046.

Times staff

Simple Faith headlines Farm USA show Nov. 1 in Lithia 10/30/13 [Last modified: Wednesday, October 30, 2013 2:35pm]
Photo reprints | Article reprints

© 2017 Tampa Bay Times

    

Join the discussion: Click to view comments, add yours

Loading...
  1. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 24

    Events

    Zac Brown Band: The country, folk and Southern rockers embark on the "Welcome Home" tour in support of the album. 7 p.m., MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at the Florida State Fairgrounds, 4802 U.S. 301 N, Tampa. $27.50-$77.50. (813) 740-2446.

    Handout photo of the Zac Brown Band, performing at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre in Tampa on 9/24/17. Credit: Shore Fire Media
  2. Top things to do in Tampa Bay for Sept. 23

    Events

    Smithsonian Museum Day Live: Museums across the nation partner with the Smithsonian to offer free admission for one day. Among them are Florida Holocaust Museum, Leepa-Rattner Museum of Art in Tarpon Springs.Cracker Country in Tampa, Ringling Museum of Art. Note: Dalí Museum is free for Pinellas County …

    The Museum of Fine Arts in St. Petersburg is among the museums participating in the Smithsonian's Museum Day Live, offering free admission. (LANCE ROTHSTEIN   |  Special to the Times)
  3. Tampa Repertory's 'Flying' soars in some places, sputters in others

    Stage

    TAMPA — Tampa Repertory Theatre has always insisted on putting on plays that mean something. Several shows over the last couple of years have zeroed in on the social and cultural baggage that comes with being female (The Children's Hour, Silent Sky and Grounded come to mind). None of those …

    The Southeastern premiere of Flying, Sheila Cowley's play at Tampa Repertory Theatre about veterans of the Women's Air Force Service Pilots, includes (from left) Holly Marie Weber, Rosemary Orlando, and Becca McCoy. Photo by Megan Lamasney.
  4. After 22 years, it's last call for beloved Ybor venue New World Brewery

    Music & Concerts

    YBOR CITY — Steve Bird spreads his tools across a patio table. He has awnings to unbolt and paraphernalia to unpry, from the busted Bop City neon by the stage to the Simpsons "El Duffo o Muerte" mural in the courtyard. He'll uproot a fountain and dismantle a roof and attempt to keep his bar intact. The …

    Various decor and memorabilia fill the walls and shelves at New World Brewery in Ybor City.
Long time music venue and hangout New World Brewery in Ybor City will be closing it's doors and moving locations. Patrons enjoy one of the last events before New World Brewery changes its location to Busch Blvd in Tampa.  [Photo Luis Santana | Times]