SoundBytes: Alice Cooper, Maxwell, PVRIS and more
-- If you were hoping the Hollywood Vampires might announce a tour date in Tampa, sorry, we've got no Johnny Depp news today. But we do have a concert upcoming from frontman Alice Cooper, who will return to Ruth Eckerd Hall on Aug. 13. Tickets are $48.75 and up. Click here.
-- Also coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall: Slinky soulman Maxwell on Aug. 4. Tickets are $41.25 and up. Click here.
-- Big new gig for a cool band from St. Petersburg: Polyenso is going on tour with PVRIS for a stretch of dates this spring and summer, from May 25 in Portland to June 10 in Boston. Sadly, that stretch doesn't include PVRIS' May 12 gig at the House of Blues in Orlando, but still, pretty sweet. Click here.
-- The death of David Bowie has hung over 2016 since January, with tribute performances all over the planet. One is coming to the Capitol Theatre on June 25. The Ultimate David Bowie Concert Experience, featuring elaborately costumed impersonator David Brighton, will hit Clearwater on June 25. Tickets are $29 and up. Click here.
-- The Tubes (She's a Beauty) are coming to the Capitol Theatre alongside singer-songwriter John Waite (Missing You) on June 3. Tickets are $55 and up. Click here.
-- This is way down the line, but comic Kathleen Madigan is coming to the Capitol Theatre on Jan. 28. Tickets are $49 and up. click here.
-- Speaking of comedy: Undateable and At Midnight fave Ron Funches is coming to the Improv in Tampa on May 19-21. Tickets are $22-$25. Click here.
-- Jay Cridlin