SoundBytes: Titus Andronicus, French Montana, Aaron Lewis and more
-- Indie punk/metal outfit Titus Andronicus is coming to Crowbar on Oct. 29. (Unless we just completely misread this announcement, in which case we're looking at one of the weirdest Shakespearean stagings ever to hit Tampa Bay.) Ceremony will open the show. Tickets are $12-$15. Click here.
-- Is there any rapper the Ritz Ybor can't book? This time it's French Montana, the Maybach/Bad Boy-affiliated rapper best known for hit single Pop That. He's coming to the Ritz on Nov. 23. Tickets are $30. Click here.
-- Is anyone out there listening to Gilbert Gottfried on today's episode of WTF with Marc Maron? If so, you might want to mark Dec. 6-8 on your calendar, because Gottfried is coming to Side Splitters in Tampa. Tickets are $20-$27. Click here.
-- We've neglected to mention this so far, but in case you missed it, a big new music fest, the UR1 Music Festival, is coming to Miami on Dec. 8-9, during Art Basel weekend. Among the headliners: Kanye West, Lou Reed, The Offspring, Keane, Fun., Santigold and Ghostland Observatory. Click here for all the details.
-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*