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SoundBytes: Warren Haynes, Bonnie Hunt, Riff Raff, Save Ferris and more



-- This absolutely sounds like one of the coolest live shows of January: A 40th anniversary tribute to the Band's concert film The Last Waltz featuring an all-star cast of musicians. Guitarist Warren Haynes (above), singers Michael McDonald and Jamey Johnson, jazz keyboardist John Medeski, superproducer Don Was, drummer Terence Higgins and other special guests will recreate the Band's final show on Jan. 23 at Ruth Eckerd Hall. Tickets are $53.25 and up. Click here.

-- Actress Bonnie Hunt (Jerry Maguire, Jumanji) will join her Monsters Inc. co-star Billy Crystal on his just-announced tour, which stops at Ruth Eckerd Hall Jan. 31. Click here.

-- Christian rock superstars Casting Crowns are returning to the USF Sun Dome on March 18 with Danny Gokey and Unspoken. Tickets start at $26 and go on sale Dec. 9. Click here.

-- Rapper Riff Raff will perform at the Local 662 on Jan. 15. Tickets are $20 and up. Click here.

-- Famed Canadian metal band Anvil is returning to the State Theatre on March 17. Click here.

-- Ska band Save Ferris is coming to the State Theatre on Feb. 24, alongside Baby Baby. Tickets are $20. Click here.

-- DJ Gareth Emery will perform at the Ritz Ybor on Jan. 21. Tickets are $15. Click here.

-- DJ Will Clarke will perform a free show at the Ritz Ybor on Saturday. Click here for info.

-- Tab Benoit has a two-night stand at Skipper's Smokehouse on Jan. 20-21. Tickets are $20-$25 per day, or $35 for both days. Click here.

-- Also coming to Skipper's: Anders Osborne with the Honey Island Swamp Band on Feb. 10. Tickets are $15-$20. Click here.

-- And one more fun one at Skipper's: WMNF's inaugural Alt-Country Hoedown, featuring Elizabeth Cook, Dale Watson, Eileen Jewell, the Whiskey Gentry and more. Tickets are $20-$25. Click here.

-- Jay Cridlin

[Last modified: Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:37am]


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