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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.

LETCHER COUNTY
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
COREY CHISEL & THE WONDERING SONS; Mon., Oct. 22 at Summit
City in Whitesburg.
KELLY RICHEY; Fri., Oct. 26 at
Summit City in Whitesburg.
MARK KNIGHT; Sat., Nov. 17 at
Summit City in Whitesburg.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
THE KENTUCKY HOSS CATS;
Fri., Oct. 12 at Summit City in Whitesburg. (Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Appalshop, 633-0108; Summit City, 214 Main St., 633-2715)
ASHEVILLE, N.C.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
GRACE POTTER & THE NOCTURNALS; Thu., Oct. 4 at The Orange
Peel.
BEATS ANTIQUE; Sat., Oct. 6 at
The Orange Peel.
THE FRESH BEAT BAND; Sun.,
Oct. 7 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.
JACKIE GREENE; Sun., Oct. 7 at
The Grey Eagle.
SLEIGH BELLS; Tue., Oct. 9 at The
Orange Peel.
BONNIE RAITT; Tue., Oct. 9 at
Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.
NICKLOWEwith CHUCK
PROPHET; Wed., Oct. 10 at The Grey
Eagle.
LEFTOVER SALMON; Wed., Oct.
10 at The Orange Peel.
THE ENGLISH BEAT; Thu., Oct. 11
at The Orange Peel.
SLIGHTLY STOOPID; Sat., Oct. 13
at The Orange Peel.
PUNCH BROTHERS; Wed., Oct. 17
at The Orange Peel.
CHRIS KNIGHT; Thu., Oct. 18 at
The Grey Eagle.
XAVIER RUDD; Sat., Oct. 20 at The
Orange Peel.
THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS & THE
LEMONHEADS featuring Juliana
Hatfield; Wed., Oct. 24 at The Orange
Peel.
JUSTICE; Thu., Oct. 25 at U.S. Cellular Center.
MOOGFEST 2012 featuring Primus 3D, Orbital, Miike Snow, Santigold, Squarepusher, Explosions
in the Sky, The Magnetic Fields and
others; Fri.-Sat., Oct. 26-27 at The
Orange Peel.
THE HONEYCUTTERS; Sat., Nov.
3 at The Grey Eagle.
WHITE DENIM; Sat., Nov. 3 at The
Orange Peel.
CITIZEN COPE; Tue., Nov. 6 at The
Orange Peel.
BLACKBERRY SMOKE; Fri., Nov.
30 at The Orange Peel.
SUM 41; Sat., Dec. 1 at The Orange
Peel.
THE FAINT; Sun., Dec. 2 at The
Orange Peel.
MORRISEY; Wed., Dec. 5 at The
Orange Peel.
CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS;
Sat., Dec. 8 at The Orange Peel.
HALESTORM; Wed., Dec. 10 at The
Orange Peel.
IAN NEVILLE’S DUMPSTAPHUNK; Thu., Nov. 29 at The Orange Peel.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
PUNCH BROTHERS featuring
Chris Thile; Wed., Oct. 17 at The Orange Peel.
LARRY GATLIN & THE GATLIN
BROS.; Fri., Oct. 19 at Biltmore Estate.
TIM O’BRIEN; Sat., Oct. 20 at The
Grey Eagle.
THE JERRY DOUGLAS BAND;
Sat., Oct. 25 at The Orange Peel.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Biltmore Estate, 1 Approach
Road, www.biltmore.com; The Orange
Peel, 101 Biltmore Ave., 1-828-232-
5800; 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;
U.S. Cellular Center, 87 Haywood St.,
1-800-745-3000.)
ASHLAND, Ky./
HUNTINGTON, W.Va.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
THE FRESH BEAT BAND; Wed.,
Oct. 10 in Huntington at Keith-Albee
Theatre.
THE LETTERMEN; Sat., Dec. 15 in
Huntington at Big Sandy Superstore
Arena.
SMOKEY ROBINSON; Sat., Feb. 16
in Huntington at Keith-Albee Theatre.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
ERIC CHURCH; Sat., Dec. 1 at
Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington. TRAVIS TRITT; Sun., Dec. 2 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; The V Club, 741 6th
Ave., Huntington, 1-304-781-0680.)
BRISTOL, Tenn. AREA
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
WANDA JACKSON; Sun., Oct. 7 at
Paramount Center for the Arts.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
DARRELL SCOTT; Sat., Nov. 17 at
Paramount Center for the Arts.
STAGE & COMEDY
BILL COSBY; Thu., Oct. 4 in Abindon, Va., at Barter Theater. 1-276-
628-3991.
(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
HENRY ROLLINS; Tue., Oct. 23 at
Cultural Center Theatre.
JOE BONAMASSA; Tue., Nov. 27 at
Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Charleston Municipal
Auditorium and Charleston Civic

Center, 200 Civic Center Drive,
1-304-345-7469; Cultural Center
Theater, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. E.,1-
304-556-4900; Clay Center for The
Arts and Sciences, One Clay Square,
1-304-561-3570)
CINCINNATI/
NORTHERN KY. AREA
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
BLUE MAN GROUP; Sat.-Sun.,
Oct. 6-28 at Aronoff Center for the Arts.
BAND OF HORSES; Wed., Oct. 10
at Bogart’s.
SOCIAL DISTORTION; Sat. Oct.
13 at Bogart’s.
ALL TIME LOW; Sun., Oct. 14 at
Bogart’s.
COHEED AND CAMBRIA; Wed.,
Oct. 17 at Bogart’s.
KELLER WILLIAMS; Thu., Oct. 18
at 20th Century Theatre.
THE AFGHAN WHIGS; Thu., Oct.
25 at Bogart’s.
moe.; Fri., Oct. 26 at Taft Theatre.
PRIMUS; Tue., Oct. 30 at Taft
Theatre.
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE; Thu.,
Nov. 1 at Taft Theatre.
SUM 41; Sat., Nov. 3 at Bogart’s.
PASSION PIT; Sun., Nov. 4 at Madison Theater in Covington.
AIMEE MANN; Fri., Nov. 9 at 20th
Century Theatre.
R. KELLY; Sun., Nov. 11 at Aronoff
Center for the Arts.
DELTA SPIRIT with JEFF the
Brotherhood; Fri., Nov. 16 at Bogart’s.
JOE BONAMASSA; Fri., Nov. 19 at
Taft Theatre.
CHRIS ISAAK; Wed., Nov. 21 at
Taft Theatre.
SEVEN MARY THREE; Sat., Dec. 8
at Madison Theater in Covington, Ky.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
CHARLEY PRIDE; Sat., Oct. 5 at
Belterra Casino Resort.
ERIC CHURCH; Sat., Oct. 6 at U.S.
Bank Arena.
LEFTOVER SALMON; Tue., Oct.
16 at Madison Theater in Covington.
LARRY KEEL & NATURAL
BRIDGE with HACKENSAW BOYS;
Wed., Oct. 31 at Madison Theater in
Covington.
GLEN CAMPBELL; Sun., Nov. 11
at Taft Theatre.
IRIS DeMENT; Thu., Nov. 15 at
20th Century Theatre.
ALAN JACKSON; Sat., Nov. 17
in Highland Heights, Ky., at Bank of
Kentucky Center.
STAGE & COMEDY
DISNEY ON ICE: TREASURE
TROVE; Wed.-Sun., Oct. 24-28 at U.S.
Bank Arena.
BRIAN REGAN; Fri., Nov. 16 at
Taft Theatre.
DISNEY LIVE! MICKEY’S MUSIC
FESTIVAL; Sat., Dec. 1 at U.S. Bank
Arena.
KEVIN HART; Sat., Dec. 8 at U.S.
Bank Arena.
SESAME STREET LIVE: ELMO’S
SUPER HEROES; Fri.-Sun., May 3-5,
2013 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,
Highland Heights, 1-859-442-2652;
Belterra Casino Resort, 777 Belterra
Dr., 1-812-427-7777; Bogart’s, 2621
Vine St., 1-513-872-8801; Cincinnati Music Hall, 1241 Elm Street,
1-513-744-3344; 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; Rising Star
Casino, 777 Rising Star Drive, Rising
Sun, Ind., 1-800-GRAND-11; Southgate House, 24 E. Third St., Newport,
Ky., 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.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
NEWSONG’S VERY MERRY
CHRISTMAS TOUR; Sun., Dec. 2 at
6 p.m. at Freedom Hall Civic Center.
MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER;
Tue., Dec. 4 at Freedom Hall Civic
Center.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
JOHN MICHAEL MONTGOMERY with MORGAN FRAZIER; Sun.,
Dec. 9 at Freedom Hall Civic Center.
STAGE & COMEDY
SESAME STREET LIVE: ELMO
MAKES MUSIC; Fri.-Sun., Dec.
28-30 at Freedom Hall Civic Center.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: The Down Home, 300 W.
Main, 1-423-929-9822;Freedom Hall
Civic Center, 1320 Pactolas Rd., 1-423-
282-1257.)
KNOXVILLE, Tenn.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
ANDREW BIRD; Thu., Oct. 4 at
Tennessee Theatre.
BAND OF HORSES; Thu., Oct. 11
at Tennessee Theatre.
LUCERO; Thu., Oct. 11 at Bijou
Theatre.
SLIGHTLY STOOPID; Fri., Oct. 12
at The Valarium.
INGRID MICHAELSON; Sat., Oct.
13 at Bijou Theatre.
MUTEMATH with CIVIL TWILIGHT; Sun., Oct. 21 at Bijou Theatre.
THE CHRIS ROBINSON BROTHERHOOD; Tue., Oct. 30 at Bijou
Theatre.
JOHN PRINE; Fri., Nov. 9 at Tennessee Theatre.
BUDDY GUY & JOHNNY LANG;
Wed., Nov. 11 at Tennessee Theatre.
THE WHIGS; Thu., Nov. 1 at The
Square Room.
DONAVON FRANKENREITER;
Thu., Nov. 8 at Bijou Theatre.
MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER;
Mon., Dec. 3 at Knoxville Civic
Coliseum.
KEB’ MO’; Sun., Dec. 9 at Bijou
Theatre.
DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES; Fri.,
Dec. 14 at Tennessee Theatre.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
JOHN MICHAEL MONTGOMERY
with MORGAN FRAZIER; Sat., Dec. 8
at Knoxville Coliseum.
STAGE & COMEDY
RON WHITE; Sat., Jan. 5 at Tennessee Theatre.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay
St., 1-865-522-0832; Cider House, 121
Ramsey Street, 1-865-544-4300; 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
SLIGHTLY STOOPID; Sun., Oct.
7 at Buster’s.
BUCKCHERRY; Wed., Oct. 10 at
Buster’s.
GEORGE CLINTON & PARLAIMENT FUNKADELIC; Fri., Oct. 12
at Buster’s.
COREY SMITH; Fri., Oct. 19 at
Buster’s.
DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS; Sat., Oct.
20 at Buster’s.
FELIX CAVALIERE’S RASCALS;
Fri., Oct. 26 in Frankfort at The Grand
Theatre. 502-352-7469.
TONY BENNETT; Sat., Oct. 27 at
EKU Center for the Arts in Richmond.
BLUE MAN GROUP; Fri.-Sat.,
Nov. 9-10 at EKU Center for the Arts
in Richmond.
CHRIS ISAAK; Sat., Nov. 17 at UK
Singletary Center for the Arts.
MICHAEL BOLTON; Tue., Nov. 22
at EKU Center for the Arts in Richmond.
THE BRIAN SETZER ORCHESTRA (Christmas Rocks! Extravaganza); Fri., Dec. 7 at UK Singletary
Center for theArts.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
VINCE GILL; Thu., Oct. 18 at
EKU Center for the Arts in Richmond. RASCAL FLATTS with LITTLE
BIG TOWN and ELI YOUNG BAND;
Thu., Oct. 18 at Rupp Arena.
KENNY ROGERS; Tue., Dec. 4 at
EKU Center for the Arts in Richmond.

GEORGE STRAIT with MARTINA McBRIDE; Sat., March 2 at
Rupp Arena. Ticket sales begin
Fri., Oct. 12.
JAZZ & CLASSICAL
BRANFORD MARSALIS; Tue.,
Feb. 26 at EKU Center for the Arts in
Richmond.
THE SILK ROAD ENSEMBLE
WITH YO-YO MA; Wed., March 20 at
EKU Center for the Arts in Richmond.
STAGE & COMEDY
SESAME STREET LIVE: CAN’T
STOP SINGING; Fri.-Sun., Oct. 19-
21at Rupp Arena.
RON WHITE; Sat., Nov. 3 at UK
Singletary Center for the Arts.
THE NUTCRACKER performed
by State Ballet Theatre of Russia;
Fri., Nov. 30 at EKU Center for the Arts
in Richmond.
A CHORUS LINE; Tue., Feb. 19 at
EKU Center for the Arts in Richmond.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Buster’s, 899 Manchester St.,
1-859-368-8871; Cosmic Charlie’s, 388
Woodland Dr., 1-859-309-9499; EKU
Center for the Arts, 521 Lancaster Ave.,
Richmond, 1-859-622-7469; Kentucky
Theatre, 214 E. Main Street, 1-859-231-
7924; Rupp Arena & Lexington Opera
House, 1-859-233-3535; UK Singletary
Center for the Arts, 405 Rose Street,
1-859-257-4929)
LOUISVILLE AREA
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN
FIONA APPLE; Fri., Oct. 5 at Louisville Palace.
ALABAMA SHAKES; Mon., Oct. 8 at
Brown Theatre.
ZZ TOP; Tue., Oct. 9 at Louisville
Palace.
KELLER WILLIAMS; Sat., Oct. 20 at
Headliner’s Music Hall.
G. LOVE & SPECIAL SAUCE; Wed.,
Oct. 31 at Headliners Music Hall.
JUSTIN BIEBER; Fri., Nov. 2 at KFC
YUM! Center.
NOEL GALLAGHER’S HIGH FLYING BIRDS with SNOW PATROL; Sun.,
Nov. 4 at Louisville Palace.
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE
E STREET BAND; Sat., Nov. 3 at KFC
YUM! Center.
MELISSA ETHERIDGE; Tue., Nov.
13 at Louisville Palace.
LINDSEY BUCKINGHAM; Wed.,
Nov. 14 at Louisville Palace. Ticket sales
begin Fri., Oct. 5.
THE MOODY BLUES; Fri., Dec. 7 at
Horseshoe Casino.

J.J GREY & MOFRO; Sat., Dec. 29 at
Headliners Music Hall.
THE WHO (perform Quadrophenia); Sat., Feb. 16 at KFC YUM! Center.
PINK; Fri., March 8 at KFC YUM!
Center. Ticket sales begin Sat., Oct. 6.
ONE DIRECTION; Sun., June 16,
2013, at KFC YUM! Center.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING
BAND; Tue., Oct. 9 at Headliners
Music Hall.
RYAN BINGHAM; Fri., Oct. 12 at
Headliner’s Music Hall.
ERIC CHURCH; Sun., Oct. 14 at
KFC YUM! Center.
SARA EVANS; Sat., Nov. 17 at
Horseshoe Casino.
GEORGE JONES; Sat., Dec. 1 at
Horseshoe Casino.
STAGE & COMEDY
JERSEY BOYS; Tue.-Fri., Nov.
20-30 at Whitney Hall at Kentucky
Center for the Arts.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Brown Theater, 315 W.
Broadway, 1-800-775-7777; Expo
Five, 2900 South 7th St. Rd., 1-502-
645-1820; 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); Whitney Hall, 501 W. Main St.,
1-800-775-7777.)
PIKEVILLE, KY.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
CHRIS YOUNG; Sat., Nov. 17
at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center.
1-606-444-5500. TIcket sales begin
Fri., Oct. 5.
STAGE & COMEDY
SESAME STREET LIVE: CAN’T
STOP SINGING; Fri.-Sun., Oct. 12-
14 at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center.
1-606-444-5500.
RENFRO VALLEY, Ky.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
At Renfro Valley Entertainment
Center (1-800-765-7464): MARTY
STUART & CONNIE SMITH (Sat.,
Oct. 6); RONNIE McDOWELL with
T. GRAHAM BROWN (Fri., Oct. 12);
GEORGE JONES (Sat., Oct. 14).



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