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SoundBytes: KC and the Sunshine Band, Felice Brothers, Matt Nathanson and more



-- The Tampa Bay Rays have added a pair of acts to their Summer Concert Series -- one expected, one not. Disco favorites KC and the Sunshine Band, above, will perform following the Rays and Houston Astros on July 13. But first, get this: Throwback indie-folk rockers the Felice Brothers, most recently seen playing the side stage at the Gasparilla Music Festival (!) will perform following the Rays and Tigers on June 29. Who saw that one coming? Click here.

-- Singer-songwriters Matt Nathanson and Joshua Radin are coming to the Ritz Ybor on Oct. 17, according to Ticketmaster. Tickets are $21. Click here.

-- Comic George Lopez is coming to the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg on July 19. Tickets are $46-$81. Click here.

-- LMFAO's Sky Blu is coming back to Shephard's Beach Resort on July 14. Tickets are $10. Click here.

-- Psychedelic proto-metal cover act Vanilla Fudge are coming to the Friday Morning Musicale Theatre in Tampa. Tickets are $55-$100. Click here.

-- Nerdcore rapper MC Chris is coming back to Crowbar on Aug. 29. Tickets are $13. Click here.

-- Looks like WhigFest, which brought a bunch of local acts to downtown St. Petersburg in February, is returning in 2014 with "over 40 bands, with national headlienrs and two additional venues." Stay tuned for details.

-- Bassman extraordinaire Victor Wooten is coming to the Largo Cultural Center on Jan. 3, joined by fellow bass great Stu Hamm. Tickets are $29.50-$39.50.

-- Also coming to the Largo Cultural Center: two-time Grammy-winning jazz singer Diane Schuur on Nov. 24. Tickets are $34.50-$44.50.

-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*

[Last modified: Tuesday, June 18, 2013 1:19pm]


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