SoundBytes: Kevin Hart, Florida Georgia Line, Maze featuring Frankie Beverly and more
-- The Dallas Bull's 2012 concert series will return on Jan. 13 with a show by Florida Georgia Line, above. Tickets are $10-$15.
-- Speaking of the Dallas Bull: The venerable country nightclub just welcomed in its millionth customer.
-- His shows at the Improv this week may be totally sold out, but it looks like A-list comic Kevin Hart may be hosting a party for one of tbt*'s 2011 Ultimate Local Artists, Lil Kee, on Jan. 5 at Vanity Ultra Lounge on Jan. 5. Click here.
-- Maze featuring Frankie Beverly have played a couple of festivals around Tampa Bay in recent years, but not a full concert. That'll change March 1 when the funk/soul legends hit the Straz Center in Tampa. Tickets are $36.50. Click here.
-- Cancel on us once, Doug E. Fresh, we'll forgive you. Cancel on us twice, and, well, you might be on your own. Doug E. Fresh has canceled his rescheduled Friday's gig at Jannus Landing. Instead, look for a free First Friday show by popular singer-songwriter Chris McCarty. Click here for details.
-- Check out Whoa Momma's review of the Laurie Berkner Band's concert on Dec. 18 at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater.
-- More details are trickling out about the inaugural Gasparilla Music Festival in Tampa.
-- Don't miss Sean Daly's Top 10 Albums of 2011 -- including two appearances by Miranda Lambert.
-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*