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LETCHER COUNTY

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN MALCOM HALCOMBE; Thu., May 26 in Whitesburg at Summit City. X-PLICIT; Fri., June 3 in Whitesburg at Summit City.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. CHRIS JANSON; Fri., May 27 in Whitesburg at Summit City. TIM MICHAELS; Sat., May 28 in Whitesburg at Summit City. MITCH BARRETT; Thu., June 2 in Whitesburg at Summit City. BEN SOLLEE; Thu., June 9 at Appalshop Theater. THE SELDOM SCENE; Fri., June 10 at Appalshop. WOODY PINES & THE LONESOME TWO; Sat., June 11 in Whitesburg at Summit City. COMPANY OF THIEVES; Fri., June 17 in Whitesburg at Summit City. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Appalshop, 633-0108; Summit City, 214 Main St., 633-2715)

ASHEVILLE, N.C.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN MUMFORD & SONS; Tue., June 7 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. DAVE ALVIN with LOS STRAITJACKETS; Tue., June 14 at The Grey Eagle. ADELE with WANDA JACKSON; Sat., June 18 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. OVER THE RHINE; Sat., June 18 at The Orange Peel. CHRIS ISAAK; Tue., June 21 at The Orange Peel. DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS; Fri.-Sat., June 24-25 at The Orange Peel. PSYCHEDELIC FURS; Fri., July 8 at The Orange Peel. ELVIS COSTELLO; Tue., July 19 at Asheville Civic Center. HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD; Wed., Aug. 4 at The Orange Peel. UNDEROATH with LETLIVE, TIMES OF GRACE and STRAY FROM THE PATH; Wed., Aug. 10 at The Orange Peel. DAMON FOWLER GROUP with JOHNNY WINTER; Thu., Aug. 11 at The Orange Peel. THEY MIGHT BE GIANTS; Wed., Sept. 28 at The Orange Peel.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. RYAN BINGHAM & THE DEAD HORSES; Mon., June 6 at The Orange Peel. IRIS DEMENT; Sun., July 17 at the Grey Eagle. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: The Orange Peel, 101 Biltmore Ave., 1-828-232-5800; Asheville Civic Center, 87 Haywood St., 1-800- 745-3000; Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, 87 Haywood St., 1-800-745-3000; Grey Eagle, 185 Clingman Ave., 1-828-232- 5800)

ASHLAND, Ky.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. DARIUS RUCKER; Thu., June 16 at Paramount Arts Center. MERLE HAGGARD; Sun., July 31 at Paramount Arts Center. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Paramount Arts Center, 1300 Winchester Ave., 1-606-324-3175)

BRISTOL, TENN.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. RALPH STANLEY & THE CLINCH MTN. BOYS; Sun., June 19 at Paramount Center for the Arts.

STAGE & COMEDY BUDDY VALASTRO: CAKE BOSS; Thu., Dec. 1 at Viking Hall. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Paramount Center for the Arts, 518 State St., 1-423-274-8920; Viking Hall, 1-423-764-0188)

CHARLESTON, W.VA. ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN SUGARLAND; Thu., June 16 in Charleston, W.Va., at Charleston Civic Center.

STAGE & COMEDY JEFF DUNHAM; Wed., July 6 at Charleston Municipal Auditorium. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Charleston Municipal Auditorium and Charleston Civic Center, 200 Civic Center Drive, 1-304-345- 7469; Clay Center for The Arts and Sciences, One Clay Square, 1-304- 561-3570)

CINCINNATI/ NORTHERN KY. AREA

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN NEON TREES; Thu., May 26 at Bogart’s. JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE; Sun., May 29 in Newport, Ky., at the Historic Southgate House. THE WOOD BROTHERS; Wed., June 1 at 20th Century Theater. JAMES McMURTRY; Sat., June 4 in Newport, Ky., at the Historic Southgate House. BEN SOLLEE; Sun., June 5 at 20th Century Theater. PHISH; Sun., June 5 at Riverbend Music Center. RAY LaMONTAGNE & THE PARIAH DOGS with BRANDI CARLILE; Sun., June 12 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. THE BEACH BOYS; Sun., June 12 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. URIAH HEEP; Fri., June 17 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. EARTH, WIND & FIRE; Mon., June 20 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. STEVE MILLER BAND; Thu., June 23 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. THE MONKEES; Sat., June 25 in Proctor & Gamble Hall at Aronoff Center for the Arts. MOTLEY CRUE and POISON with THE NEW YORK DOLLS; Sun., June 26 at Riverbend Music Center. K.D. LANG; Wed., June 29 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. DAVE ALVIN; Thu., June 30 in Newport, Ky., at the Historic Southgate House. BRUCE HORNSBY; Fri., July 1 in Florence, Ind. at Belterra Casino. KC & THE SUNSHINE BAND; Fri., July 1 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion.

DEF LEPPARD; Thu., July 7 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center. BRIAN CULBERTSON; Thu., July 7 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. GOO GOO DOLLS with MICHELLE BRANCH and PARACHUTE; Wed., July 13 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. 311 with SUBLIME and ROME; Sat., July 16 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center. STEELY DAN; Tue., July 19 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. O.A.R.; Thu., July 21 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. JESSE MALIN & THE ST. MARKS SOCIAL; Fri., July 22 in Newport, Ky., at the Historic Southgate House. LIL WAYNE with RICK ROSS, KERI HILSON, FAR EAST MOVEMENT and LLOYD; Wed., July 7 at Riverbend Music Center. STEVE EARLE; Wed., July 27 at 20th Century Theater. GRACE POTTER & THE NOCTURNALS; Fri., July 29 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. .38 SPECIAL; Sat., July 30 in Kettering, Ohio, near Cincinnati, at Fraze Pavilion. VANS WARPED TOUR; Tue., Aug. 2 at Riverbend Music Center. JOURNEY with FOREIGNER and NIGHTRANGER; Wed., Aug. 3 at Riverbend Music Center. THE TURTLES with THE ASSOCIATION, THE GRASS ROOTS, MARK LINDSAY and THE BUCKINGHAMS; Thu., Aug. 4 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. THE DECEMBERISTS; Thu., Aug. 4 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. BRUCE HORNSBY with BELA FLECK & THE FLECKTONES; Sat., Aug. 6 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. HOT TUNA; Tue., Aug. 9 at 20th Century Theater. MY MORNING JACKET; Wed., Aug. 17 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. Ticket sales begin Sat., May 21. ZZ TOP; Wed., Aug. 17 in Kettering, Ohio, near Cincinnati, at Fraze Pavilion. Ticket sales begin Sat., May 21. HIPPIEFEST 2011 FEATURING DAVE MASON (formerly of Traffic), MARK FARNER (formerly of Grand Funk Railroad), GARY WRIGHT, RICK DERRINGER and FELIX CAVALIERE’S RASCALS; Sat., Aug. 20 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. JIMMY BUFFET & THE CORAL REEFER BAND; Tue., Aug. 23 at Riverbend Music Center. KINGS OF LEON with BAND OF HORSES; Wed., Aug. 24 at Riverbend Music Center. CHICAGO; Fri., Aug. 26 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. PETER FRAMPTON; Sun., Aug. 28 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. DOOBIE BROTHERS; Tue., Aug. 30 in Kettering, Ohio, near Cincinnati, at Fraze Pavilion. LYNYRD SKYNYRD; Fri. Sept. 2 in Kettering, Ohio, near Cincinnati, at Fraze Pavilion.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. JASON ALDEAN with ERIC CHURCH and JaneDear GIRLS; Fri., May 20 at Riverbend Music Center. KELLIE PICKLER; Fri., May 27 in Florence, Ind. at Belterra Casino. BRAD PAISLEY with BLAKE SHELTON and JARROD NIEMANN; Thu., June 16 at Riverbend Music Center. KENNY CHESNEY with BILLY CURRINGTON and UNCLE KRACKER; Thu., June 30 at Riverbend Music Center. TRACE ADKINS; Sat., July 16 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. TIM MCGRAW with LUKE BRYAN and THE BAND PERRY; Sun., July 31 at Riverbend Music Center. MOUNTAIN HEART; Tue., Aug. 9 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. KEITH URBAN with JAKE OWEN; Thu., Aug. 11 at U.S. Bank Arena. WILLIE NELSON & FAMILY; Thu., Aug. 11 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. TOBY KEITH with ERIC CHURCH; Thu., Sept. 29 at Riverbend Music Center.

JAZZ, CLASSICAL, ETC. PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND; Fri., May 20 in Proctor & Gamble Hall at Aronoff Center for the Arts. DAVID SANBORN, GEORGE DUKE & MARCUS MILLER; Fri., June 24 in Kettering, Ohio at Fraze Pavilion. JOSH GROBAN; Fri., July 15 at U.S. Bank Arena. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: 20th Century Theater, 3021 Madison Rd., 1-513-731-8000; Aronoff Center’s Proctor and Gamble Hall, 650 Walnut St., 1-513-621-2787; Bank of Kentucky Center, 1-859-442-2652; Belterra Casino Resort, 777 Belterra Dr., 1-812-427-7777; Bogart’s, 2621 Vine St., 1-513-872-8801; Fraze Pavilion, 695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering, Ohio, 1-937-296-3300; PNC Pavilion & Riverbend Music Center, 6925 Kellogg Ave., 1-513-232-6220; Historic Southgate House, 24 E. Third St., 1-859- 431-2202; Taft Theatre, 317 East 5th St., 1-513-721-8883; U.S. Bank Arena, 1-513-421-4111)

COEBURN, VA. COEBURN, VA.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. DR. RALPH STANLEY’S 41ST MEMORIAL WEEKEND BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL featuring DAILEY & VINCENT, BLUE HIGHWAY, RALPH STANLEY & THE CLINCH MTN. BOYS and others; Fri.-Sun., May 27-29 at Hills of Home Park between Coeburn and McClure, Va. 1-423-357-1623.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN ERIC CHURCH with AARON LEWIS (of Staind); Thu., June 4 at Harris Riverfront Park. Ticketmaster.com.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. OAK RIDGE BOYS; Thu., June 9 at Harris Riverfront Park. Ticketmaster.com.

STAGE & COMEDY BARNEY LIVE! – BIRTHDAY BASH; Tue., May 31 for two shows, at 3 p.m. and 6:30 p.m., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). 1-304-696-5990. WWE SMACKDOWN WORLD TOUR; Sun., June 5 at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). 1-304-696-5990.

JOHNSON CITY, TENN.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN B.J. THOMAS & BILLY JOE ROYAL; Sat., June 4 at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). All tickets, $25. Show benefits the Tri-Cities Firefighters Associations. 1-423-282-1257.

KNOXVILLE, TENN.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN LITTLE FEAT; Wed., May 25 at the Bijou Theatre. WANDA JACKSON; Fri., May 27 at the Bijou Theatre. BONNAROO BUZZ TOUR featuring Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, Futurebirds and Guy Clark Jr.; Fri., May 27 at the Tennessee Theatre. ZZ TOP; Fri., June 3 at the Tennessee Theatre. KASEY CHAMBERS; Sun., July 10 at the Bijou Theatre. PSYCHEDELIC FURS; Tue., July 12 at the Bijou Theatre. DAMON FOWLER GROUP with JOHNNY WINTER; Fri., Aug. 12 at the Bijou Theatre. BOB WEIR (Solo Acoustic); Tue., Aug. 2 at the Bijou Theatre. HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD; Sun., Aug. 7 at the Valarium. BONNIE PRINCE BILLIE; Tue., Oct. 4 at the Bijou Theatre.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. WILLIE NELSON’S COUNTRY THROWDOWN TOUR 2011 featuring Jamey Johnson, Randy Houser, Brantley Gilbert, Craig Campbell, Lee Brice, and Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real; Sun., June 19 at World’s Fair Park. ALISON KRAUSS & UNION STATION featuring Jerry Douglas Sat.- Sun., Sept. 24-25 at the Tennessee Theatre. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay St., 1-865-522-0832; Knoxville Auditorium

& Knoxville Civic Center, 500 Howard Baker Jr. Ave., 1-865-656-4444; Tennessee Theatre, 604 S. Gay St., 1-865- 656-4444; Valarium, 1213 Western Ave., 1-865-522-2820; World’s Fair Park, 1-865-656-4444)

LEXINGTON ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN CINDERELLA; Mon., July 18 at Buster’s. THE MARSHALL TUCKER BAND; Thu., June 23 at Buster’s. BLACKBERRY SMOKE; Sat., July 2 at Buster’s. CINDERELLA; Mon., July 18 at Buster’s

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. RIDERS IN THE SKY; Fri., June 3 at Lexington Opera House. TAYLOR SWIFT; Sat., Oct. 29 at Rupp Arena.

STAGE & COMEDY BARNEY LIVE IN CONCERT – BIRTHDAY BASH!; Sun., June 12. WWE SMACKDOWN TV; Tue., Aug. 2 at Rupp Arena. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Buster’s, 899 Manchester St., 1-859-368-8871; Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Dr., 1-859-309-9499; Rupp Arena & Lexington Opera House, 1-859-233-3535) LOUISVILLE

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN JIMMY EAT WORLD; Sun., May 29 at Healdliner’s Music Hall. BUDDY GUY; Wed., June 1 in Louisville at Brown Theater. BRETT DENNON with DAWES; Wed., June 1 at Headliners Music Hall. JAMES McMURTRY; Fri., June 3 at Healdliner’s Music Hall. THE LOW ANTHEM; Sat., June 4 at Healdliner’s Music Hall. MICHAEL BUBLÉ; Sat., June 4 at KFC Yum Center. GALACTIC; Fri., June 17 at Healdliner’s Music Hall. COMPANY OF THIEVES; Sat., June 25 at Healdliner’s Music Hall. NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK & BACKSTREET BOYS; Wed., July 20 at KFC Yum Center. MELISSA ETHERIDGE; Fri., July 22 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville at Horseshoe Casino. STEELY DAN; Wed., Aug. 17 at

Louisville Palace. DEF LEPPARD; Fri., Aug. 19 at Freedom Hall. MAROON 5 with TRAIN; Sun., Aug. 28 at Freedom Hall. KATY PERRY; Sat., Sept. 10 at KFC Yum Center. RICK SPRINGFIELD; Fri., Sept. 23 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville at Horseshoe Casino. JONNY LANG; Sat., Oct. 8 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville at Horseshoe Casino.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. ALLISON KRAUSS & UNION STATION FEATURING JERRY DOUGLAS; Sun., June 4 at KFC Yum Center. TAYLOR SWIFT; Sat., July 2 at KFC Yum Center. GARY ALLAN; Sat., July 16 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville at Horseshoe Casino.

STAGE & COMEDY CIRQUE DU SOLEIL: ALEGRIA; Thu., June 9 at KFC Yum Center. RODNEY CARRINGTON; Fri., Aug. 12 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville at Horseshoe Casino. (Venue locations and telephone numbers: Brown Theater, 315 W. Broadway, 1-800-775-7777; Headliners Music Hall, 1386 Lexington Rd., 1-502-484-8088; Horseshoe Casino, 11999 Casino Center Dr. SE, 1-888-ROMAN 4-U; KFC Yum Center, 1 Arena Plaza, 1-800-745-3000; Louisville Palace, 625 Fourth St., 1-502-583- 4555, ext. 221)

PRESTONSBURG, KY.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. MARTY STUART with JEFF BATES and NATHAN STANLEY; Thu., June 30 at Mountain Arts Center. BLUE MOON MOUNTAIN BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL featuring RICKY SKAGGS, J.D. CROWE, JOE DIFFIE and many others; July 27-31 at Prestonsburg Equine Center at Stone Crest. 1-877-435-9849. GENE WATSON; Fri., Sept. 9 at Mountain Arts Center. RALPH STANLEY & THE CLINCH MTN. BOYS; Sat., Sept. 10 at Mountain Arts Center. (Venue locations and telephone numbers: Mountain Arts Center, 50 Hal Rogers Drive, 1-606-889-9125)



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