Thursday, September 20, 2018
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SoundBytes: Kane Brown, Carol Burnett, Joan of Arc, America and more

— New-school country sensation Kane Brown will bring his first arena headlining tour to the Amway Center in Orlando on Jan. 26. Raelynn will open. Tickets start at $26.50 and go on sale Friday. Click here.

— Comic legend Carol Burnett will perform live at Ruth Eckerd Hall on Feb. 12. Tickets are $72.50 and up. Click here.

America is bringing a 50th anniversary tour to Ruth Eckerd Hall on Jan. 27. Tickets are $39 and up. Click here.

— Former Styx singer Dennis DeYoung is returning to Ruth Eckerd Hall on April 19 alongside co-headliner Night Ranger. Tickets are $49 and up. Click here.

— And one show announced for Ruth Eckerd Hall's Murray Theatre: Mutlu on Nov. 17. Tickets are $20 and up. Click here.

— Coming to the Capitol Theatre this December for a holiday show: Christian music superstar Michael W. Smith on Dec. 10, with Melinda Doolittle opening. Tickets are $69 and up. Click here.

— And returning to the Cap in the form of a show called "A David Bowie Celebration," it's a group of his old bandmates including guitarists Mike Garson, Gerry Leonard and Earl Slick; bassist Carmine Rojas; and vocalists Corey Glover (of Living Colour), Bernard Fowler and Lee John. The show is March 17, and tickets start at $42.50. Click here.

— Other shows just announced for the Capitol Theatre: Gaelic Storm (Feb. 7, click here), The Magpie Salute (Feb. 9, click here), Sierra Hull (March 1, click here) and Chris Botti (March 13, click here)

El Ten Eleven and Joan of Arc are touring together, and coming to Crowbar on Jan. 25. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.

Magic City Hippies are coming to the Orpheum on Nov. 17. Tickets are $15. Click here.

Moon Hooch is coming to Crowbar on Nov. 4. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.

Kung Fu is returning to Dunedin Brewery on Dec. 9. Click here.

— Jay Cridlin

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