SoundBytes: Flux Pavilion, Torres, LANY, Chrome Sparks and more
-- British DJ and producer Flux Pavilion, of I Can't Stop fame, is coming to the Ritz Ybor on Sept. 9. Tickets are $20. Click here.
-- Singer-songwriter Torres, who released a killer album last year called Sprinter, will open for Tegan and Sara on Nov. 15 at the Ritz Ybor. Click here.
-- It's not exactly a Porcupine Tree show, but frontman Steven Wilson is coming to the State Theatre on Nov. 19, where he'll be joined by guitarist John Wesley, a Tampa Bay resident. Tickets are $31-$35. Click here.
-- LANY is coming to the State Theatre on Oct. 15. Tickets are $15-$18. Click here.
-- Chrome Sparks is coming to Crowbar on Oct. 8 with Roland Tings. Tickets are $12-$15. Click here.
-- Helstar is coming to the State Theatre on Aug. 6 with Avenging Benji, Teer and Arakara. Tickets are $15-$18. Click here.
-- Epica is coming to the State Theatre with Fleshgod Apocalypse, Arkona and the Agonist. Tickets are $25-$28. Click here.
-- Fresh off a successful performance at Bonnaroo, St. Petersburg alt-rockers Polyenso will return home for their first big show since releasing their excellent album Pure in the Plastic in April. They'll perform a free show ($5 for those under 21) at Jannus Live on July 16 alongside Brother Cephus and others. Click here.
-- Jay Cridlin