Bob Seger - Feb. 7
Even music snobs who didn't have much time for Bob Seger
back in the day have come around to admit that songs such
as "Night Moves," "Main Street" and "Against the Wind,"
have matured, like fine wine, into something that goes down
pretty nice. Or maybe it's the snobs who have matured.
$43-$2166; 8 p.m. Sat., Feb. 7
BB&T Center, 2555 NW 136th Ave., Sunrise
Click here for tickets.
(Richard Rodriguez / RicoPhoto.com / Courtesy /February 8, 2007)
Complicated and Grammy-nominated rap-reggae toastmaster Matisyahu released his album”Akeda” on Monday with the announcement of 40-date tour that stops at Boca Raton’s Mizner Park Amphitheatre on Nov. 8.
Tickets for the show are $35 and go on sale 10 a.m. June 13 at LiveNation.com, all Ticketmaster outlets and 800-745-3000. Radical Something is the opening act.
“Akeda” (Elm City Music) is the seventh release from Matisyahu, and comes two years after "Spark Seeker," the album he was working on when he cut his hair and beard, declaring he was no longer a “Chassidic reggae superstar.” The first singles from "Akeda" -- “Watch the Walls Melt Down” and the heartfelt ballad “Broken Car” -- find a songwriter still on that universal search.
Matisyahu will be engaging in meet-and-greets on his tour and is offering passes via an @Matisyahu Retweet Contest. More info: MatisyahuWorld.com/akedaretweet/
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