What happens to your life when you win an Oscar? If you are Jared Leto, London's Daily Mail newspaper does a story on you being seen the next day buying potato chips at an Los Angeles Subway (Baked Lays Barbecue). But you also go on tour with Linkin Park.
Leto, whose role as the HIV-positive transgender character Rayon in “Dallas Buyer’s Club” resulted in a best supporting actor Academy Award, will go back to his other job leading Thirty Seconds to Mars when the band joins Linkin Park and AFI on a tour that will begin Aug. 8 at the Cruzan Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach. Tickets ($20-$100) go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at LiveNation.com and all Ticketmaster outlets.
Other upcoming South Florida shows of note include:
Tori Amos: The red-headed siren will unveil the piano-driven poetry of the album “Unrepentant Geraldines” (due for release May 13) at the Fillmore Miami Beach on Aug. 24, the final date on the North American leg of her tour. Tickets for the show ($52.50, $48.50 and $38.50) will go on sale 10 a.m. Friday at the box office (1700 Washington Ave.), LiveNation.com or at 800-745-3000. More info: 305-673-7300, FillmoreMB.com.
The Plain White T’s: The scruffy Midwestern quintet will offer hits including “Hey There, Delilah” and “1, 2, 3, 4” in the Wold Performing Arts Center at Lynn University (3601 N Military Trail, Boca Raton) at 7:30 p.m. March 26. Lynn students can buy tickets now ($10), and the remainder will go on sale to the public March 17 for $30 each at the university box office and at Events.Lynn.edu. Info: 561-237-9000.
Panic! At The Disco: Reminder that tickets went on sale last weekend for the charismatic rockers’ Aug. 15 stop on their Gospel Tour at Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton. Tickets are $29.50 and $39.30 at LiveNation.com or at 800-745-3000. Opening acts include Walk the Moon and Youngblood Hawke. Info: 561-544-8600.