-- Indie artist Japanese Breakfast is coming to the Orpheum on Feb. 9. Tickets are $20 and up. Click here.
-- Ukulele master Jake Shimabukuro is returning to the Capitol Theatre on Feb. 20. Tickets are $20 and up. Click here.
-- It looks like Ferg's Sports Bar in St. Petersburg is getting back into the live music game. Struggle Jennings will perform there on Jan. 23 with Around the Bonfire and Drop-D. Tickets are $10 and up; click here. On Jan. 26, it's Bobaflex with a host of other artists. Tickets are $20 and up; click here. And on April 13, you can get all lit up again with Buckcherry for just $19.50 and up. Click here.
-- The Safety Harbor Art and Music Center has announced some big upcoming shows, including Tim Reynolds and TR3 on Jan. 24 ($30 and up) and the War and Treaty on Feb. 9 ($25 and up). Click here.
-- Bad news for festival fans in South Florida: The Okeechobee Music and Arts Festival will be taking the year off in 2019. According to a statement, they do plan to return in March 2020. Click here.
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