SoundBytes: Wolfgang Gartner, Johnny Marr, Mobb Deep and more
-- Another big name in EDM is coming to the Amphitheatre. DJ-producer Wolfgang Gartner, who put on a big show at this year's Bonnaroo, is coming to the Amp on Friday, Aug 16. Tickets are $15-$20. Click here.
-- Acid-tongued comic Anthony Jeselnik is coming back to Tampa for the second time in a little more than a year, with a show at the Straz Center on Oct. 12. Tickets start at $27.50, and they go on sale Friday. Click here.
-- Queens hip-hop icons Mobb Deep are celebrating 20 years as a duo with an upcoming tour, and it'll hit Jannus Live on Aug. 16. Tickets are $20. Click here.
-- Unlike his former Smiths tourmate Morrissey, guitarist Johnny Marr is still touring strong. He'll be at Orlando's Beacham Theatre on Nov. 25. Tickets are $27.50-$35. Click here.
-- You saw him at the Jingle Ball in December. Now get up close and personal with Austin Mahone during a private "beach party" at the Postcard Inn in St. Pete Beach on July 25. Click here to win admission.
-- Ska-punk outfit Streetlight Manifesto will perform at the State Theatre on Nov. 5. Tickets are $17-$20. Click here.
-- We've been waiting patiently for word on this year's Antiwarpt Festival, which will take place Oct. 5 at venues in downtown St. Petersburg. Today we got an update. There will be a pre-show on Oct. 4 with the full fest on Oct. 5. This year it'll be a block party along the 600 Block, with an outdoor stage, street market and more. The State Theatre, Fubar, the Local 662 and other venues will participate. As for the lineup? You can get some details on July 27, when some 30 local bands, including Jensen Serf Company, Friends of Giants and Awkward Age, will perform at Fubar, the Local 662 and Octave starting at 4 p.m. Part of the lineup will be released, and tickets are only $5. For details, click here.
-- Jay Cridlin, tbt*