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Sammy Hagar & The Circle with Damon Fowler and George Thorogood
By Chaz Dykes of Chaz D Photography

On Saturday, Oct 28, 2023 the vibrant city of Clearwater, Florida witnessed an epic night of rock ‘n’ roll at The Sound as Sammy Hagar & The Circle took the stage. Led by the charismatic Sammy Hagar, the band delivered a high-octane performance that defiantly didn’t drive 55. Backed by the stellar talents of Jason Bonham, Vic Johnson, and Michael Anthony.

Hagar’s unmistakable vocals and the band’s powerful instrumentation transported the audience on a musical journey through Hagar’s storied career. Hagar delivered a memorable performance that seamlessly blended his solo hits and classic Van Halen tracks, transcending generations and uniting fans in their shared love for the raw power of rock music.

Kicking off the festivities were two opening acts that set the stage on fire. Damon Fowler, a Tampa native and blues sensation, showcased his exceptional guitar skills and soulful melodies, capturing the hearts of the audience with his genuine and heartfelt performance.

Following Fowler’s act, the legendary George Thorogood and the Destroyers took the stage, treating the crowd to a high-energy performance featuring their signature blues-rock hits. The combination of Fowler, Thorogood, and the headlining performance by Sammy Hagar & The Circle created a night of rock ‘n’ roll magic that left Clearwater buzzing with excitement and transformed The Sound into a haven of rock ‘n’ roll.

Now go out and see some live music!!

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