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SoundBytes: Gorillaz, Benny Benassi, John Prine and more



-- Killer booking for Miami's III Points Festival on Oct. 13-15: The first and only live Florida concert by Gorillaz. Tickets to the fest start at a pre-sale price of $111 and will be available April 21. Click here.

-- Iconic singer-songwriter John Prine is coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall on Dec. 16. Tickets are $67 and up. Click here.

-- One of the original members of the Byrds, Chris Hillman, is performing at St. Petersburg's Craftsman House Gallery on April 29. Joining him are Herb Pederson and John Jorgensen. Tickets are $43 and up. Click here.

-- Remember when weather canceled an outdoor concert in January that was to be part of the Tampa Bay Black Heritage Festival? Now it's back on, rebranded as a Mother's Day event. "Jazz in the Park with David Sanborn" will take place from 1 to 7 p.m. May 14 with the jazz saxophonist performing alongside Ben Tankard. General admission is free; reserved seating is $20 and up. Click here.

-- Coming to the Capitol Theatre on June 8: Shaggy soulman Allen Stone. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.

-- Also coming to the Capitol Theatre: Guitar great Yngwie Malmsteen on June 17. Tickets are $29 and up. Click here.

-- Doyle, featuring the Misfits' hulking guitarist Doyle Wolfgang von Frankenstein, is coming to the Orpheum on June 7, alongside Davey Suicide, Paths of Possession and Cypher Machine. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.

-- Two cool bookings at the Ritz Ybor: Shaun Frank, the co-writer of the Chainsmokers' Closer, on May 20 ($10 and up, click here); and Italian EDM legend Benny Benassi on June 10 ($20 and up, click here).

-- Another EDM show of note in Ybor: 12th Planet and Ray Volpe on May 12. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.

-- And a big EDM show at Beach Bar across town: Cosmic Gate on May 7. Early-bird tickets start at $10 and go up from there. Click here.

-- Cindy Wilson of the B-52s is coming to Tampa for a solo show at Crowbar on July 28. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.

-- The Rocket Summer is coming to Crowbar on July 26. Tickts are $16 and up. Click here.

-- Jay Cridlin

[Last modified: Monday, April 17, 2017 3:32pm]


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