1. Billy Adams III testifies Thursday during his trial for the shootings of Trevon Albury and Daniel Thompson in a Lutz recording studio. Adams said he killed the pair after Albury pulled a gun in an attempt to rob the studio engineer.
  2. Tampa Bay indie band Speak Easy plays on stage at the Destination Okeechobee competition at The Factory in St. Petersburg, Fla., Jan. 21, 2023, for a chance to play at Okeechobee Music & Arts Festival.
  3. Billy Bennett Adams III, left, sits beside Assistant Public Defender Donna Perry during his trial Tuesday in Tampa. Adams, a semi-professional rapper known as Ace NH, is accused of shooting two men in 2020 inside a recording studio.
  4. David Crosby performs at the Capitol Theatre in Clearwater on Nov. 27, 2016.
  5. Shooting suspect Michael Boatwright, right, and alleged accomplices, Dedrick Williams, left, and Trayvon Newsome, look toward the courtroom door during a hearing at the Broward County Courthouse in Fort Lauderdale on Wednesday. Boatwright, 28, Williams, 26, and Newsome, 24, are on trial for the June 2018 shooting of emerging rap star XXXTentacion, whose real name was Jahseh Onfroy. They also are charged with armed robbery and have pleaded not guilty.
  6. Wilco performs in Tampa in 2012. The band will play Clearwater's Ruth Eckerd Hall on April 20.
  7. Madonna has announced The Celebration Tour for 2023. It includes a stop at Tampa's Amalie Arena on Sept. 7.
  8. Parade goers gather for the start of the 34th annual MLK Dream Big Weekend Parade in 2020 along First Avenue S in downtown St. Petersburg.
  9. Lisa Marie Presley arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Mad Max: Fury Road" at the TCL Chinese Theatre on May 7, 2015. Presley, singer and only child of Elvis, died Thursday after a hospitalization, according to her mother, Priscilla Presley. She was 54.
  10. Guitarist Jeff Beck performs in concert at Madison Square Garden on Feb. 18, 2010, in New York. Beck, a guitar virtuoso who pushed the boundaries of blues, jazz and rock ‘n’ roll, influencing generations of shredders along the way and becoming known as the guitar player’s guitar player, died Tuesday after “suddenly contracting bacterial meningitis,” his representatives said in a statement released Wednesday. He was 78.
  11. Miami Gardens police are seen outside The Licking Restaurant in Miami Gardens Thursday night.
  12. Concert attendees during Gasparilla Music Festival at Kiley Garden in 2022 in Tampa. The festival has to move from the venue in 2023 due to structural issues.
  13. Our Life & Culture reporters identified the most exciting prospects coming on their beats.
  14. Carl Fuerstman entertained at the piano bar at Billy's Stone Crab and Seafood Restaurant and Bar in Tierra Verde Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
  15. Barry Manilow plays Tampa's Amalie Arena Jan. 14, 2023.
  16. Frantz Laroche, a St. Petersburg Uber and Lyft driver, does Christmas-themed rides with trivia, light shows and motivational speeches about overcoming tragedy.
  17. The interior of the Cleveland location of Good Night John Boy, a 1970s-style disco nightclub. A St. Petersburg location will open in the former Ringside Cafe building at 16 Second St. N in downtown St. Petersburg in February or March.
  18. Composer Michael Ippolito works with The Florida Orchestra as they rehearse his music at the the Mahaffey Theatre in St. Petersburg in 2018.  Ippolito composed a new violin concerto for the orchestra, which will be performed this weekend.
  19. Belén Moyano plays the violin in "Hadestown," a musical that has won eight Tony Awards.
  20. Dominic Fike performs at Jannus Live during his sold-out St. Petersburg stop on Monday, Nov. 21, 2022.
  21. Taylor Swift fans are ticked off at Ticketmaster because its website crashed and burned this week as millions of people were desperately trying to get tickets to Tay Tay’s first tour in four years.
  22. Christmas Town at Busch Gardens in Tampa a variety of colorful elements.
  23. Taylor Swift, shown performing in Nashville, Tennessee, in September.
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