SoundBytes: Third Eye Blind, Nils Lofgren, the Moody Blues and more
-- It's been far too long since Soundcheck favorites Third Eye Blind have performed in Tampa Bay, but that'll change on Dec. 14, as the Semi-Charmed Life rockers have joined the lineup for the Mix 100.7 Mistletoe Show at Ruth Eckerd Hall. They'll join Rob Thomas, Rachel Platten and Jamie Lawson. Tickets are on sale now for $42.75 and up. Click here.
-- Guitarist Nils Lofgren from Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band is coming to the Palladium in St. Petersburg on Feb. 20. He's had a long solo career, and has also performed with the likes of Neil Young and Ringo Starr, so it should be a night to remember. Tickets are $29.50-$49.50. Click here.
-- Speaking of legends: Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons are coming to Ruth Eckerd Hall on Feb. 1. Tickets are $63.25 and up, and past stops at Ruth Eckerd Hall are any indication, they'll probably sell out quickly. Click here.
-- And even more legends coming to Ruth Eckerd: The Moody Blues on March 5. Click here.
-- Pretty sweet newgrass show coming to Jannus Live on Feb. 5: The always-popular Yonder Mountain String Band, joined by Keller and the Keels, a bluegrass group led by guitarist Keller Williams. Tickets are $22.50-$25. Click here.
-- Metal outfit Prong were forced to scrap their show this fall at the Orpheum, but they'll be back there on May 2. Tickets are $15-$18. Click here.
-- Jay Cridlin