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SoundBytes: Rick Ross, Paul van Dyk, Josh Turner and more


-- M-M-M-M-Maybach Music! Rick Ross is on his way back to Tampa. He'll be at the Hawaiian Village at the Stadium Green Iguana on June 1. Tickets start at $30. Click here for info.

-- Dutch trance icon Paul van Dyk may be skipping the local Identity Festival stop, but he WILL be at the Sunset Music Festival on May 26. Also added: Nicky Romero.

-- Country star Josh Turner will sell his latest CD, Punching Bag, live from St. Petersburg during an HSN broadcast at 9 p.m. May 25. Click here for details.

-- Adam Carolla must have had so much fun at the Straz Center last fall that he's decided to come back. The comedy podcaster will team up with veteran broadcaster Dennis Prager for "an evening of funny and thought-provoking conversation." Wonder if the Republican National Convention, which starts the following week, will come up? Tickets start at $26.50. Click here for details.

-- The curiously capitalized mewithoutYou will come to the State Theatre in St. Pete on Aug. 8, alongside Kevin Devine and Buried Beds. Tickets are $17.50. Click here.

-- The way we see it, guitarist Eric Johnson almost stole the show at the recent Experience Hendrix Tour stop at Ruth Eckerd Hall in Clearwater. So if you're looking for a night of top-notch shredding, check him out when he performs at the Capitol Theatre on June 30. Tickets are $35-$45. Click here.

-- The V -- formerly The Venue -- will hold its grand reopening ceremony on May 11. There will be revamped bars and restaurants, plus a "Main Stage Martini Bar with a stage for live performances." Click here for more info.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*. Photo: Edmund D. Fountain, tbt*

[Last modified: Monday, May 7, 2012 3:09pm]


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