— Seal has been tapped as the headliner for the Florida Orchestra's 2019 gala, Feb. 9 at the Mahaffey Theater. Tickets to the show start at $75. Click here.
— Switchfoot is coming to the Ritz Ybor on March 22 alongside Colony House and Tyson Motsenbocker. Click here.
— Bear Hands has been announced as the opening act for Walk the Moon on
— Less Than Jake's Chris DeMakes and the Arrogant Sons of Bitches' JT Turret are embarking on what they're calling the "Let's Go Solo Tour," which stops at Crowbar on Dec. 27. Tickets are $12 and up. Click here.
— DJ/producer Party Favor is coming to the Ritz Ybor on Dec. 8. Tickets are $10 and up. Click here.
— Got your planner out? Good, you can go ahead and plan for a show exactly one year in the future: Amorphis with Delain and Anneke Van Giersbergen on Oct. 19, 2019. That's a long way off, but you know how these European metal bands need to make travel plans ages into the future. Click here.
— Jay Cridlin