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SoundBytes: Travis Porter, College, Trace Adkins and more




-- For the last time: Travis Porter is NOT a dude. It's a rap group, and they'll be at Jannus Live on July 27, according to Ticketmaster. Tickets are $25. Click here.

-- More details emerging about the big-name concerts at the Republican National Convention in late August: "Lynyrd Skynyrd is scheduled to play Aug. 26, the day before the convention begins, Trace Adkins will play Aug. 28, and Kid Rock will play Aug. 29, according to a news release from Liberty Plaza Events. Organizers also expect a to-be-named major act to play a closing night "wheels up" party on Aug. 30." Ronnie Dunn, Night Ranger and Robert Randolph are also listed as possible performers. Click here for more.

-- The daily lineup is out for this year's Deluna Festival, Sept. 21-23 in Pensacola Beach. Your big headliners by day: Pearl Jam, Dwight Yoakam, Ben Folds Five and Guided By Voices on Friday; Foo Fighters, Band of Horses, Jimmy Cliff, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts and Diplo on Saturday; and Zac Brown Band, Florence and the Machine, Fitz and the Tantrums, the Wallflowers and Superchunk on Sunday. Click here.

-- If you loved the music from the movie Drive, check out two of the artists from its soundtrack, College and Electric Youth, at the Social in Orlando on Aug. 15. Click here for more tour dates.

-- Dare we ask why there's an official Kiss/Motley Crue afterparty at the Tampa Gold Club on July 28? No. No, we dare not ask that.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*

[Last modified: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 12:22pm]


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