SoundBytes: Flobots, Perpetual Groove, Ash and more
-- "I can ride my bike with no handlebars ... no handlebars ... " Wow, it suddenly got awful 2005 up in here. Denver alt-hip-hop group Flobots, best known for the aforementioned Handlebars, are coming to the Orpheum on Nov. 10. Tickets are $15, and they go onsale Friday. Click here.
-- The 2013 Ultra Music Festival is coming on March 22-24.
-- Another '90s alt-rock act is joining Weezer at the Mahaffey Theatre on Nov. 9. Irish Britpop group Ash (Girl From Mars, Goldfinger and the underrated Sometimes) will open the show. Haven't seen them around here since they opened for Dashboard Confessional at Jannus Landing back in the day. Click here for info.
-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*