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SoundBytes: City and Colour, Adam Ant, Earth, Wind and Fire and more



-- Legendary soul-funk powerhouse Earth, Wind and Fire is coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall on June 20. Tickets are $60-$126, and they'll go onsale April 13. Click here.

-- According to Marc Topkin, the Tampa Bay Rays are expected to announce a half-dozen acts for their free summer concert series this week, including Carly Rae Jepsen. Scroll to the bottom of this.

-- Canadian indie-rock tunesmith Dallas Green, a.k.a. City and Colour, is coming to Jannus Live on Oct. 3. Tickets are $30-$35, and if you buy them, you automatically get a free download of his forthcoming album The Hurry and the Harm, which comes out in June. City and Colour sold out the Ritz Ybor last June, so this should be a good one. Click here.

-- Last fall, Adam Ant's first U.S. tour in 17 years brought him to the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. His second U.S. tour in 18 years will bring him to the Palladium in St. Petersburg. Tickets are$25-$145. Click here.

-- Chick Corea and Bela Fleck have announced the makeup date for their postponed concert at Ruth Eckerd Hall: August 23. Limited tickets are still available, but tickets to the original show on March 24 will be honored. Click here.

-- Swedish glam metal outfit Crashdiet will perform at Jannus Live on April 19 alongside Crucified Barbara and Snakeskyn Whiskey. Click here.

-- Guitar maestro Yngwie Malmsteen will perform at the Orpheum on May 26. Tickets are $25-$28, and they'll go onsale April 12. Click here.

-- How cool is this? Beloved Bradenton band Have Gun, Will Travel is getting their own Cigar City beer! Cigar City's High Road Ale will be officially released with a party on April 28 at the Postcard Inn on the Beach in St. Pete Beach. Click here for details.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*

[Last modified: Monday, April 8, 2013 2:15pm]


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