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LETCHER COUNTY

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN THICK AS BLOOD with LEGEND; Wed., Sept. 28 in Whitesburg at Letcher County Tourism Building at 7 p.m. DOWN RIVER (featuring Brian Campbell, Jason Smith, Joey Caudill and Gary Fugate); Sat., Oct. 1 at Summit City. NO BRAGGING RIGHT with THIS WORLD WILL FALL; Fri., Oct. 7 in Whitesburg at Letcher County Tourism Building at 7 p.m. BROWAN LOLLAR (formerly of Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit) and LAUDERDALE; Fri., Oct. 7 in Whitesburg at Summit City. MARK KNIGHT & THE GREAT SOUTHERN; Sat., Nov. 19 in Whitesburg at Summit City.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. BLUE HIGHWAY; Thu., Nov. 17 in Whitesburg at Appalshop Theater for Bluegrass Express Live. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Appalshop, 633-0108; Summit City, 214 Main St., 633-2715)

ASHEVILLE, N.C.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN EXPLOSIONS IN THE SKY; Fri., Sept. 30 at The Orange Peel. BRUCE COCKBURN; Sat., Oct. 1 at The Orange Peel. FLEET FOXES; Tue., Oct. 4 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. EDDIE MONEY; Fri., Oct. 7 at Biltmore Estate. ADELE; Tue., Oct. 11 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. DAWES with BLITZEN TRAPPER; Fri., Oct. 21 at The Orange Peel. THE JAYHAWKS; Tue., Oct. 25 at The Orange Peel. UNKNOWN HINSON; Fri., Oct. 28 at the Grey Eagle. TRUTH & SALVAGE CO.; Sat., Oct. 29 at the Grey Eagle. CHRIS KNIGHT; Wed., Nov. 2 at the Grey Eagle. REVEREND HORTON HEAT with SUPERSUCKERS; Wed., Nov. 2 at The Orange Peel. TODD SNIDER; Sat., Nov. 5 at The Orange Peel. SEBADOH; Tue., Nov. 8 at the Grey Eagle. ROBERT EARL KEEN CONFETTI STATES; Tue., Nov. 8 at The Orange Peel. TAD LEO & THE PHARMACISTS; Thu., Nov. 10 at the Grey Eagle. CHRIS HILLMAN & HERB PEDERSON; Sat., Nov. 12 at the Grey Eagle. (Cancelled) JOHN HIATT & THE COMBO; Wed., Nov. 16 at The Orange Peel. moe.; Thu., Nov. 17 at The Orange Peel. JORMA KAUKONEN (of Hot Tuna); Fri., Nov. 18 at the Grey Eagle. MASTADON; Tue., Nov. 29 at The Orange Peel. SAM ROBERTS BAND with ZEUS; Tue., Nov. 29 at the Grey Eagle. JARS OF CLAY; Sat., Dec. 1 at The Orange Peel.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. THE BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA with JIM LAUDERDALE; Fri., Oct. 7 at The Orange Peel. ( 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; Biltmore Estate, 1-800-411-3812; Thomas Wolfe Auditorium, 87 Haywood St., 1-800-745-3000; Grey Eagle, 185 Clingman Ave., 1-828-232-5800)

ASHLAND, Ky./ HUNTINGTON, W.Va.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN ELVIS COSTELLO; Sat., Oct. 8 at Keith-Albee Theatre in Huntington. MICHAEL McDONALD; Thu., Nov. 17 at Keith-Albee Theatre in Huntington. ALICE COOPER; Sun., Nov. 27 at Keith-Albee Theatre in Huntington. HERMAN’S HERMITS; Fri., Dec. 2 at Keith-Albee Theatre in Huntington. CHRIS ISAAK; Tue., Dec. 6 at Paramount Arts Center in Ashland. MERCYME; Thu., Dec. 8 at Paramount Arts Center in Ashland. UNDEROATH with COMEBACK KID, THE CHARIOT and THIS IS HELL; Mon., Oct. 17 at Big Sandy Superstore Arena.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. REBA McENTIRE with THE BAND PERRY; Sat., Oct. 15 at Big Sandy Superstore Arena. GLEN CAMPBELL; Sun., Dec. 11 at Keith-Albee Theatre in Huntington.

STAGE & COMEDY LARRY KING; Thu., March 1, 2012, at Keith-Albee Theatre in Huntington. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Paramount Arts Center, 1300 Winchester Ave., Ashland, 1-606-324- 3175; Big Sandy Superstore Arena, 1 Civic Center Plaza, Huntington, 1-304- 696-5990; Harris Riverfront Park, 94 3rd Ave., Huntington; Keith-Albee Theatre, 925 4th Ave., Huntington, 1-304-696-6656.)

BRISTOL, TENN.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN STYX with BLUE OYSTER CULT; Sat., Nov. 5 at Viking Hall.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. RANDY TRAVIS with PAM TILLIS; Sat., Oct. 1 at Viking Hall. GENE WATSON; Sun., Nov. 20 at Paramount Center for the Arts.

STAGE & COMEDY BOB ZANY with PATTY VAZQUEZ; Sat., Oct. 29 at Paramount Center for the Arts. 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 BRUCE HORNSBY; Fri., Oct. 14 at Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences Z.Z. TOP with LYNYRD SKYNYRD;

Sun., Oct. 30 at Charleston Civic Center. CHRIS TOMLIN with LOUIE GIGLIO; Sat., Nov. 5 at Charleston Municipal Auditorium. AIR SUPPLY; Fri., Nov. 18 at Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. JASON ALDEAN with CHRIS YOUNG and THOMPSON SQUARE; Sat., Oct. 1 at Charleston Civic Center.

STAGE & COMEDY WANDA SYKES; Sun., Oct. 2 at Clay Center for the Arts & Sciences. ( 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 JOHN HIATT & THE COMBO with BIG HEAD TODD AND THE MONSTERS; Fri., Oct. 7 at Taft Theater. WIDESPREAD PANIC; Sun., Oct. 16 at PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center. CYNDI LAUPER & DR. JOHN; Sat., Oct. 29 at Taft Theater. BRYAN ADAMS; Thu., Nov. 3 at Taft Theatre. SONNY LANDRUTH; Thu., Nov. 10 in Newport, Ky., at the Historic Southgate House.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. DARIUS RUCKER; Sat., Oct. 22 at U.S. Bank Arena.

JAZZ, CLASSICAL, ETC. AL JARREAU; Sat., Oct. 1 at Taft Theatre.

STAGE & COMEDY DISNEY ON ICE: MICKEY & MINNIE’S MAGICAL JOURNEY; Fri., Oct. 28 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; Madison Theater, 730 Madison Ave., Covington, Ky., 1-859-491-2444; 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)

JOHNSON CITY, TENN.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. LUKE BRYAN with LEE BRICE, JOSH THOMPSON and MATT MASON; Thu., Oct. 13 at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423- 461-4884. LORRIE MORGAN; Sun., Dec. 4 at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423-282-1257.

KNOXVILLE, TENN.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN BONNIE PRINCE BILLIE; Tue., Oct. 4 at the Bijou Theatre. 3 DOORS DOWN; Tue., Oct. 11 at Knoxville Civic Coliseum. THE FELICE BROTHERS with GILL LANDRY of Old Crow Medicine Show; Wed. Oct. 12 at The Square Room. B.B. KING; Fri., Oct. 14 at Tennessee Theatre. BRETT DENNEN; Fri., Oct. 21 at the Bijou Theatre. JUSTINE TOWNES EARLE; Fri., Oct. 21 at The Square Room. FITZ & THE TANTRUMS; Sun., Oct. 23 at the Bijou Theatre. THE JAYHAWKS; Wed., Oct. 26 at the Bijou Theatre. O.A.R.; Fri., Oct. 28 at the Bijou Theatre. LOTUS; Mon., Oct. 31 at The Valarium. AMY GRANT with MICHAEL W. SMITH; Sat., Nov. 5 at Tennessee Theatre. PIXIES; Thu., Nov. 10 at Tennessee Theatre. JOHN HIATT & THE COMBO; Tue., Nov. 15 at the Bijou Theatre. moe.; Thu., Nov. 17 at the Bijou Theatre.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. DARRELL SCOTT with RAYLAND BAXTER; Fri., Oct. 7 at The Square Room. SUGARLAND with SARA BAREILES; Thu., Oct. 16 at Thompson- Boling Arena. TONY RICE & PETER ROWAN; Wed., Oct. 26 at Bijou Theatre. LORETTA LYNN; Thu., Nov. 3 at Tennessee Theatre. LADY ANTEBELLUM; Fri., Nov. 11 at Knoxville Civic Coliseum. A SKAGGS FAMILY CHRISTMAS; Fri., Dec. 2 at Tennessee Theatre. LORRIE MORGAN with THE WRIGHT KIDS; Sat., Dec. 3 at Knoxville Civic Coliseum. ( Venue locations and telephone numbers: Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay St., 1-865-522-0832; Knoxville Auditorium & Knoxville Civic Coliseum, 500 Howard Baker Jr. Ave., 1-865-656-4444; Tennessee Theatre, 604 S. Gay St., 1-865- 656-4444; The Square Room, 4 Market Square, 1-865-544-4199; Thompson- Boling Arena, 1600 Phillip Fulmer Way, 1-877-995-9961; Valarium, 1213 Western Ave., 1-865-522-2820; World’s Fair Park, 1-865-656-4444)

LEXINGTON AREA

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN 3 DOORS DOWN; Sat., Oct. 1 at Rupp Arena. PETER FRAMPTON; Tue., Oct. 4 at Eastern Kentucky University in Richmond. UNKNOWN HINSON; Fri., Oct. 21

at Cosmic Charlie’s. TRUTH & SALVAGE CO.; Thu., Oct. 27 at Cosmic Charlie’s. AVETT BROTHERS; Thu., Oct. 27 at Rupp Arena. JUDY COLLINS; Fri., Dec. 2 in Danville, Ky., at Norton Center at Centre College. JIM BRICKMAN; Mon., Dec. 26 at Lexington Opera House.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. TAYLOR SWIFT; Sat., Oct. 29 at Rupp Arena. DAILEY & VINCENT; Fri., Nov. 4 in Danville, Ky., at Norton Center at Centre College.

STAGE & COMEDY YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN; Sat., Nov. 5 at Lexington Opera House. ( 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 AREA

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN FLEET FOXES; Wed.-Fri., Oct. 5-7 at Louisville Palace. JONNY LANG; Sat., Oct. 8 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville at Horseshoe Casino.

PRIMUS; Mon., Oct. 10 at Louisville Palace. B.B. KING; Thu., Oct. 13 at Louisville Palace. THE JAYHAWKS with JESSICA LEA MAYFIELD; Fri., Oct. 14 in Louisville at Brown Theatre. DAWES with BLITZEN TRAPPER; Thu., Oct. 20 at Headliner’s Music Hall. THE BLACK ANGELS; Fri., Oct. 21 at Headliner’s Music Hall. LOTUS; Wed., Nov. 2 at Headliner’s Music Hall. THE PIXIES with SURFER BLOOD; Wed., Nov. 9 at Louisville Palace. JOHN MELLENCAMP; Sun., Nov. 13 at Louisville Palace. JOE BONAMASSA; Tue., Nov. 15 at Louisville Palace. BOB SEGER; Thu., Nov. 17 at KFC Yum Center. CHICAGO; Wed., Dec. 7 at Louisville Palace. RACHEL YAMAGATA; Sat., Dec. 17 at Headliner’s Music Hall.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. BUDDY MILLER with PATTY GRIFFIN; Wed., Oct. 5 at Headliner’s Music Hall. TAYLOR SWIFT; Tue., Oct. 11 at KFC Yum Center. AMY GRANT with VINCE GILL; Thu.., Dec. 15 at Louisville Palace.

(Venue locations and telephone numbers: Brown Theater, 315 W. Broadway, 1-800-775-7777; Freedom Hall, 937 Phillips Lane, 1-800-231- 8085; 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)

PIKEVILLE, KY.

ROCK, POP, BLUES RAP, CHRISTIAN AVENGED SEVENFOLD; Tue., Nov. 29 at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main St.). 1-606-444-5500.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS, TRADITIONAL, ETC. BILLY CURRINGTON with BRANTLEY GILBERT; Fri., Sept. 30 at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main St.). 1-606-444-5500. DARIUS RUCKER; Sun., Oct. 23 at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main St.). Ticket sales begin Sat., Oct. 20. 1-606-444-5500. LADY ANTEBELLUM; Sun., Nov. 13 at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center.

STAGE & COMEDY DISNEY ON ICE: 100 YEAR OF MAGIC; Sat., Oct. 15 at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center.

About this guide

This guide is published by The Mountain Eagle as a public service to help keep readers informed about entertainment events within driving distance of Letcher County. All dates are subject to change. Always check with the venues listed before traveling long distances.



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