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SoundBytes: Jim Gaffigan, Stephen Marley, Soul Asylum, T.J. Miller and more

-- Two years ago, Jim Gaffigan played a show in Tampa on New Year's Eve. He apparently liked it so much he's coming back to do it again. The Grammy-nominated comic will play the Yuengling Center at 7 p.m. Dec. 31. Tickets are $39 and up. Click here.

-- Reggae star Stephen Marley is coming to Jannus Live on July 7. Tickets are $30.50 and up. Click here.

-- Runaway Train singers Soul Asylum will join Nelly and Cold War Kids on the bill for the Tampa Bay Margarita and Music Festival on May 25. Click here.

-- Vanderpump Rules' DJ James Kennedy is performing at WTR Pool and Grill this Sunday, April 28. Tickets are $15 and up. Click here.

-- Yultron is bringing his "Slave to the Rave Tour" to the Ritz Ybor on June 7. Click here.

-- Soul singer Leela James is coming to the Capitol Theatre on July 6. Tickets are $24.50 and up. Click here.

-- Some cool new shows just announced for the Improv in Ybor City: T.J. Miller (May 24-25, $25 and up, click here), Pauly Shore (June 5, $25 and up, click here), D.L. Hughley (June 14-16, $37.50 and up, click here), Natasha Leggero (July 19-20, $25 and up, click here) and Kevin Nealon (Nov. 15-16, $25 and up, click here).

-- Some new shows just announced for Skipper's Smokehouse: WMNF's Rockabilly Ruckus with Big Sandy and his Fly-Rite Boys on May 11 ($20 and up, click here); Albert Castiglia on June 1 ($10 and up, click here); and WMNF's Americana Fest on Aug. 10, featuring Sarah Shook, Matt Woods and the Natural Disasters and more ($15 and up, click here).

Contact Jay Cridlin at or (727) 893-8336. Follow @JayCridlin.