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SoundBytes: Lynch Mob, Vince Neil, Mates of State and more




-- Cute husband-wife indie pop duo Mates of State, above, are coming to The Social in Orlando on Oct. 7. Tickets are $15. Click here.

-- Only a couple of shows have tickets going onsale this week: Brian Wilson (Aug. 6, Ruth Eckerd Hall) and B.J. Thomas (Dec. 5, Largo Cultural Center). Click here for this week's edition of Ticket Window.

-- Can't wait for Motley Crue's concert Wednesday at the St. Pete Times Forum? Then you'll love this: Following the show, singer Vince Neil will host an after-party at the Hard Rock Cafe in Tampa. He’ll be there from midnight until 2 a.m. Admission is free for ladies, $5 for men. For details, call 1-866-502-7529. Or click here.

-- Well, this'll be a different kind of First Friday party: Classic shredders Lynch Mob, Aug. 5 at Jannus Live. Tickets are $10 and will go onsale next week. Click here.

-- Jannus Live's inaugural foam party was such a hit, they're doing it again. Look for the sudsy bubbles to get a-brewin' on July 16. Click here for details.

-- One more Jannus tidbit: Finally, some ticket details on Bela Fleck and the Flecktones on Oct. 20. They're onsale now for $35. Click here for details and to buy tickets.

-- New York ska legends The Toasters are toasting their 30th anniversary with a tour. It'll hit the Local 662 in St. Petersburg on Oct. 22. Tickets are $13. Click here.

-- Ocean Grove is coming to Orpheum July 18. Tickets are $8.50-$10.50. Click here.

-- Finally, who went to the big U2 concert Wednesday in Miami? Sounded like a huge show, with pop-ins from the International Space Station and shout-outs to LeBron James and Clarence Clemons. Here are some U2 concert reviews and photos from the Palm Beach Post, Miami New Times, South Florida Sun Sentinel and Miami Herald.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*

[Last modified: Thursday, June 30, 2011 1:39pm]


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