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SoundBytes: Foghat, Danny Gokey, They Might Be Giants and more




-- Bradenton's own We The Kings were on hand to sing the national anthem at Saturday's Red Bull Flugtag, which drew some 125,000 fans to downtown Tampa. That's them, above. For more on the Flugtag, click here.

-- Want to win four tickets to Josh Groban's concert Oct. 28 at the St. Pete Times Forum, plus a meet and greet with the man himself? Click here.

-- Slow Ride rockers Foghat are playing a last-minute show at Jannus Live on Saturday. Be a Fool For The City and go see 'em, won't you? Tickets are $20. Click here to get 'em.

-- It's taken a while, but we finally have one of our first really interesting shows of 2012: They Might Be Giants, Feb. 7 at the Ritz Ybor. Tickets are $22-$24. Click here for a few scant details.

-- British R&B singer-songwriter Marsha Ambrosius is coming to the Straz Center in Tampa on Dec. 1. Tickets start at $24.50. Click here.

-- One of the greatest bassists in the biz, Victor Wooten of Bela Fleck and the Flecktones, will hold a bass clinic at Seminole Music and Sound at 1 p.m. Oct. 20, hours before the group performs at Jannus Live. The two-hour seminar will be free and open to the public. Click here and here for details.

-- Skipper's Smokehouse and WMNF fave Todd Snider is returning to the Skipperdome on Dec. 9. Tickets are $15-$20. Click here.

-- Reggae star Pato Banton and the Now Generation Band will perform at 8 p.m. Nov. 6 at Push Ultra Lounge. Tickets are $10 at the door. Click here for more.

-- Onetime American Idol finalist Danny Gokey -- you know, the guy with the glasses -- will perform at Sanding Ovations 2011, a huge sand-sculpting competition from Nov. 17-20 in Treasure Island. Gokey will perform at 8:30 p.m. Nov. 18; the event is free. Click here for all the details about the show and the rest of Sanding Ovations 2011.

Photo: Luis Santana, tbt*

[Last modified: Monday, October 10, 2011 3:31pm]


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