SoundBytes: Slayer, Boris, Puscifer, the Beach Boys and more
-- Tool isn't coming to Tampa anytime soon, but singer Maynard James Keenan will be here on Nov. 3 with his other band, Puscifer. Tickets are $38.75 and up. Click here.
-- Metal icons Slayer are coming to Hard Rock Live in Orlando on Sept. 27, alongside Anthrax and Death Angel. Tickets are $55.50 and up. Click here.
-- One of the most popular holiday concerts Ruth Eckerd Hall has ever staged was by the Beach Boys. Well, fire up Little Saint Nick, because the Boys are coming back to town on Dec. 13. Tickets are $40 and up. Click here.
-- Hot on the heels of Sunn O)))'s April concert at the Orpheum, we're getting another show by another group of avant-garde drone metal pioneers: Boris, performing thier 2005 album Pink in its entirety. As a bonus, opening the show will be fellow drone gods Earth. The Japanese outfit is coming to the Orpheum on July 28. Tickets are $18 and up. Click here.
-- Cuban music heroes Los Van Van are coming to the Ritz Ybor on June 23. Tickets are $23 and up. Click here.
-- Rising Pompano Beach rapper Kodak Black is coming to the Orpheum in Tampa on June 18 alongside Philly rapper Lil Uzi Vert. Tickets are $25 and up. Click here.
-- The Plot In You is coming to Transitions Art Gallery at the Skatepark of Tampa on July 25 alongside Erra, Sylar and Invent Animate. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.
-- Jay Cridlin