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Lots of free stuff to be found in today's roundup of local music news...

-- If you're thinking of driving up to Morningbell's CD release concert Sept. 4 at Common Grounds in Gainesville, click here to learn how to get a free CD. (That's Morningbell, above.)

-- Deal of the day: Order Mr. Bella's new CD, Cross My Heart, and get free tickets to XFC 9: Evolution this weekend at the St. Pete Times Forum. Click here for the details.

-- Head to to grab a free mp3 of Matt Hires' new single State Lines. Then click here to watch an interview homeboy did with Do it now! Hurry hurry hurry!

-- We the Kings are playing a free show Wednesday at Blue Martini in Orlando. Gig starts at 8 p.m. Get the details here.

-- Best Buy is having a sale on select Tooth & Nail artists, including Florida bands Underoath, Anberlin and Copeland. For example: Get Underoath's CD/DVD combo of Survive, Kaleidoscope (list price: $19.98) for just $7.99.

-- Miami's the Postmarks are getting some pretty dang sweet reviews for their new album, Memoirs at the End of the World.

-- Well, whaddyaknow: tbt*'s 2009 Ultimate Local Band, Triptico, are in the studio working hard on an English-language full-length ... and they're fighting off malignant wrist cysts (!) in the progress.

-- Tim Walker's got a new song, Love, on iTunes. Click here for the deets.

-- "Hey, wasn't that Blind Man's Colour performing their 'experimental soundscapes' on NPR's All Songs Considered?"

-- Stuck in the '80s picks the 10 must-see '80s-band concerts coming to Tampa Bay this fall. We're down with the Psychedelic Furs ... Steve Miller Band, not so much.

-- As for '90s concerts? Cowboy Mouth is coming to the State Theatre on Sept. 25. Tickets are $15.

-- You've got a few days left to vote for your favorite local artists in this year's Best of the Bay poll. Go here to vote.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*

[Last modified: Wednesday, July 28, 2010 3:12pm]


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