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A message from the Hideaway Cafe - St Petersburg's Original Listening Room!  Read to find out what great original music is hitting the stage at the Hideaway Cafe this week...  
Hideaway Cafe Newsletter
  St Petersburg's Original Listening Room 

 Week of Wednesday, February 26 - Sunday, March 2
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02.28.14   The Hodaddys

Join us this Friday as we welcome The Hodaddys for their debut to the Hideaway Cafe stage.  Hodaddys have been dubbed FLORIDA'S FAVORITE SURF INSTRUMENTALISTS w/ King Pompano on guitar, Kneejerk on drums and Popa Woody on Fender bass.  Catch 'em if you can - the oft rare Hodaddys show promises to move your soul and your feet!

Doors open at 6 for dinner and drinks.  Show starts at 8.  

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03.01.14     Ed Woltil

CD Release w/ Dean Johanesen

Join us for a special evening of music as Ed Woltil of The Ditchflowers releases his new solo acoustic CD "Paper Boats." 

Special Guest Dean Johanesen opens the show, then Ed performs solo and with his new combo Ed Woltil and the Loaded Question featuring Jeremy Douglass (keys), Michael Hoag (bass) and Dan DeGregory (drums).

$10 gets you into the show plus a FREE Paper Boats CD.

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03.02.14     Blues Concert

Join us this Sunday for a special Blues Concert.  Some of St Pete's finest blues musicians have come together to help out two of their biggest fans and friends, Steve and Kelly.  This impressive lineup and free Sunday show will start at 2pm and take us into the evening hours.  Doors will open at 1.  Music will start at 2.  Don't miss it!

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The Sunday Blues Lineup

2:00-2:45pm - TC Carr/Josh Nelms Band 

3:00-3:45pm - Doug Deming & The Jewel Tones

4:00-4:45pm - Josh Lamkin & Automatic Heat

5:00-5:45pm - Selwyn Birchwood Band

6:00-6:45pm - Steve Arvey Band

7:00-7:45pm - Branson Welsh Band

8:00-8:45pm - Kid Royal Band

9:00-9:45pm - The Butter Boys 

02.26.14     Blues Jam 

Every Wednesday

Betty Fox Band takes the stage this Wednesday to lead this week's Blues Jam.  Doors open at 6 for dinner and drinks. Music goes from 7 until well into the evening, depending on who shows up to jam. So invite some friends and head on out to see what's been happening on Wednesdays at the Hideaway Cafe! There is no ticket charge.   So come on out and share in some mid-week cheer with us. 

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02.27.14  Living Room Live

Every Thursday

Host John Kelly invites some of the area's finest to take the stage and share with our appreciative audience some of their newest, original material. Singer/Songwriters, come drop your name in the hat starting at 6pm to take the stage at 7 and to share a few original songs and then "pass the mic" so to speak.  There is no featured artists this week, so the name drawing will continue into the night!

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Hideaway Cafe Menu

Original Kitchen Creations

While original music is the passion upon which the Hideaway Cafe was built, you might not know that owner, John Kelly, also enjoys creating in the kitchen.  You'll find a simple yet gourmet aspect to our menu, which features flatbreads, pizzas, salads and sandwiches....fresh and original.....just like the music you'll find on stage! 


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We have a wonderful lineup of original musicians - from near and far - coming your way each week Wed-Sat!  The Hideaway Cafe is here to provide you, St Pete and beyond, with the opportunity to catch some of the finest singer-songwriters in an up-close-and-intimate concert environment.  The audience here is an appreciative one.....paying the ultimate respect to those we invite to our stage.  FOR THE MOST UP-TO-DATE EVENT LISTING, VISIT OUR FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE!

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Ronny Elliott

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Sam Pacetti w/ Walter Parks

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Pierce Pettis

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Dirty Spoons & Trash Revue

w/ Nathalia Estrada

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Jesse Terry

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