SoundBytes: James Bay, Broods, Beres Hammond and more
-- Singer-songwriter James Bay, a Best New Artist Grammy nominee this year, is coming to Hard Rock Live in Orlando on Sept. 19. Tickets are $27.50 and up. Click here.
-- Allman Brothers Band drummer Butch Trucks and his Freight Train Band are returning to the Capitol Theatre on July 22. Tickets are $20 and up. Click here.
-- Smooth Criminal goofballs Alien Ant Farm are coming to Crowbar on July 20 alongside Perish Lane, Coldclock Knockout and One Way!. Tickets are $16. Click here.
-- New Zealand indie pop duo Broods are coming to the State Theatre on Sept. 2. Jarryd James will open. Tickets are $22-$25. Click here.
-- Reggae great Beres Hammond is returning to Tampa Bay, this time to the Mahaffey Theater on July 21. Tickets are $37.50 and up. Click here.
-- The Cocks, a group made up of members of industrial legends Revolting Cocks, are coming to the Orpheum on Sept. 20 as part of a tour celebrating the 30th anniversary of the latter band's debut album Big Sexy Land. They'll perform the album in full as well as songs from the rest of their discography. Tickets are $22 and up. Click here.
-- Grey's Anatomy and Cabin In the Woods actor Jesse Williams stopped by the Tampa Bay Times on Monday to film segments for an upcoming documentary, America Divided, produced by Shonda Rimes, Common and Norman Lear, among others. He picked a good day to come: The Times just won two Pulitzer Prizes.
-- Jay Cridlin