SoundBytes: Fuel, Filter, Hot Water Music and more
-- Standard-bearing Gainesville punk outfit Hot Water Music is gearing up for their first headlining tour in eight years, and it'll kick off at the Orpheum on Jan. 16. La Dispute and the Menzingers will open the show. Tickets will go on sale Nov. 2.
-- Speaking of the Gasparilla Music Festival: Next year's event is set for March 9.
-- Could be the hippest way to spend your New Year's Eve: Natural Child will play Crowbar on Dec. 31, along with excellent Florida indie bands like Beach Day, Florida Night Heat, Jensen Serf Company and others. Tickets are $15. Click here.
-- Ocala hardcore group A Day To Remember have long since outgrown their hometown ... but that's not to say they're too big to come back. The Warped stars will play a hometown gig at the Ocala Equestrian Center on Nov. 21, the day before Thanksgiving. Tickets are $27.50. Click here.
-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*