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SoundBytes: Earth, Wind and Fire, Class Actress, Meow Meow and more




-- Cabaret singer Meow Meow, above, has been described as "a phenomenon," "a mixture of a young Liza Minnelli and Amy Winehouse," and "a sequined sex bomb ready to detonate." We are officially intrigued. Count us in when Meow Meow hits the Straz Center for the Performing Arts in Tampa on April 21. Tickets start at $28.50. Click here.

-- Did you get your chillwave fix during last week's Washed Out concert at Crowbar? If not, check out buzzworthy electro-pop act Class Actress with Millionyoung on March 12 at Orpheum in Ybor City. Tickets are $14. Click here.

-- The last four times funk legends Earth, Wind and Fire has come to Ruth Eckerd Hall, the show has sold out. So get your tickets ASAP for their show April 30 at Ruth Eckerd. Click here for details.

-- Sludge metal rulez! Weedeater and Zoroaster will perform at Orpheum on March 22. Tickets are $12-$15. Click here.

-- Do you like comedy? So much so that you'd like to spend your Valentine's Day watching a stand-up comic? But are you so picky that Jake Johanssen's V-Day show at the Improv isn't for you? Then check out Dan Levy at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Tampa. His show is at 9 p.m. at the Hard Rock Cafe. Tickets are $20. Click here to purchase.

-- Speaking of comedy: Author, comic and podcast host Greg Fitzsimmons is coming back to the Improv on March 24-27. Click here.

-- Here's a review of the Drive-By Truckers' concert Friday at the Ritz Ybor.

-- This isn't exactly new news at this point, but Lil Wayne is not coming to Tampa. His new tour will hit Sunrise on April 6, though.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*. Photo: Karl Giant.

[Last modified: Monday, January 24, 2011 6:16pm]


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