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LETCHER COUNTY
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN, JAZZ
ERIC MARTIN (singer for Mr.
Big); Fri., Dec. 16 at Summit City
in Whitesburg. www.summitcitylounge.com.
BRIAN OWENS & THE DEACONS OF SOUL; Sat., Dec. 31 at
Summit City in Whitesburg for special New Year’s Eve show. Tickets,
$30 with option for dinner package
available. Tickets available by calling
promoter Greg Napier at 606-434-
8640 or at www.summitcitylounge.
com.
BulletBoys; Sat., May 13 at
Appalshop Theater in Whitesburg.
1-606-434-8648 or www.summitcitylounge.com.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Appalshop, 633-0108;
Streetside Grill & Bar, 203 Main St.,
633-2721; Summit City, 214 Main St.,
633-2715, www.summitcitylounge.
com)

HAZARD, KY.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN, JAZZ
DOKKEN; Fri., Feb. 24 at the
Forum at Hal Rogers Center. 1-606-
434-8648 or www.summitcitylounge.com.
TOM KEIFER ( singer for
Cinderella); Fri., March 24 at
the Forum at Hal Rogers Center.
1-606-434-8648 or www.summitcitylounge.com.
RIVAL SONS; Tue., May 23 at
the Forum at Hal Rogers Center.
1-606-434-8648 or www.summitcitylounge.com.

PIKEVILLE, KY.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
TRAVIS TRITT; Sat., Feb. 11 at
Eastern Kentucky Expo Center. Tickets, $25 and $45. 1-606-444-5500.
CHRIS STAPLETON; Fri.-Sat.,
April 21-22 at Eastern Kentucky
Expo Center. 1-606-444-5500. ALL
TICKETS SOLD OUT.

PRESTONSBURG, KY.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
THOMPSON SQUARE with TRIPLE RUN; Wed., Jan. 27 at Mountain
Arts Center. Tickets, $29.
STEEP CANYON RANGERS; Fri.,
Feb. 3 at Mountain Arts Center. Tickets, $27 lower section, $23 upper.
JOHN BERRY; Fri., April 7 at
Mountain Arts Center. Tickets, $21.
THE BARRET FAMILY WITH
MICHAEL COMBS; Sat., May 20 at
Mountain Arts Center. Tickets, $18
and $16.
BIG DADDY WEAVE; Fri., Aug.
4 at Mountain Arts Center. Tickets,
$23.

STAGE, COMEDY & OTHER
KENTUCKY BALLET THEATRE
PRESENTS ‘THE NIGHT BEFORE
CHRISTMAS’; Sun., Dec. 18 at
Mountain Arts Center. Tickets, $26
adult, $19 students.
BILL ENGVALL; Sat., Feb. 18 at
Mountain Arts Center for two shows,
5 p.m. and 8 p.m. Tickets, $55.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Mountain Arts Center, 50
Hal Rogers Drive, 1-606-889-9125)

ASHEVILLE, N.C.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN, JAZZ
DONNA THE BUFFALO; Sat.,
Jan. 7 at The Orange Peel.
DWEEZIL ZAPPA; Wed., Jan. 18
at The Orange Peel.
THE BAND OF HEATHENS;
Wed., Jan. 18 at The Grey Eagle.
BREAKING BENJAMIN; Tue.,
Jan. 24 at The Orange Peel.
LOTUS; Fri.-Sat., Jan. 27-28 at
The Orange Peel.
PARQUET COURTS; Fri., Feb. 3
at The Grey Eagle.
BLACKBERRY SMOKE; Fri.,
Feb. 3 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.
UMPHREY’S MCGEE; Fri.-Sat.,
Feb. 17-18 at U.S. Cellular Center.
THE RECORD COMPANY; Tue.,
Feb. 21 at The Orange Peel.
ARLO GUTHRIE; Fri., Feb. 24 at
Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.
BEN FOLDS; Tue., Feb. 28 at The
Orange Peel.
SHOVELS & ROPE; Fri.-Sat.,
March 3-4 at The Orange Peel.
JIMMY EAT WORLD; Sun.,
March 5 at The Orange Peel.
VALERIE JUNE; Mon., March 6
at The Orange Peel.

YOUNG THE GIANT; Tue.,
March 7 at The Orange Peel.
SON VOLT; Tue., March 14 at The
Grey Eagle.
REV. HORTON HEAT; Sun.,
March 19 at The Grey Eagle.
LOUDON WAINRIGHT III; Thu.,
March 23 at The Grey Eagle.
STEVE MILLER BAND; Wed.,
March 29 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. WHISKEY MYERS; Wed., March
29 at The Grey Eagle.
SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE
SKIDS; Sat., April 15 at The Grey
Eagle.
FOXYGEN; Wed., April 19 at The
Orange Peel.
NATHANIEL RATLIFF & THE
NIGHT SWEATS; Thu., April 20 at
The Orange Peel.
DAWES; Tue., April 25 at The
Orange Peel.
NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS;
Wed., June 7 at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
STEEP CANYON RANGERS and
DEL MCCOURY; Fri., Jan. 20 at The
Orange Peel.
YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING
BAND; Fri.-Sat., Feb. 3-4 at The
Orange Peel.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Altamont Theatre, 18
Church St., 1-828-348-5327; Biltmore
Estate, 1 Approach Road, www.biltmore.com; Grey Eagle, 185 Clingman
Ave., 1-828-232-5800; Isis Restaurant
& Music Hall, 743 Haywood Rd.,
1-828-575-2737; New Mountain
Theatre, 38 N. French Broad Ave.,
828-728-1701; Orange Peel, 101
Biltmore Ave., 1-828-232-5800; Biltmore Estate, 1-800-411-3812; The
Mothlight, 701 W. Haywood Rd.,
www.themothlight.com; Thomas
Wolfe Auditorium, 87 Haywood St.,
1-800-745-3000; U.S. Cellular Center
Asheville, 87 Haywood St., 1-800-
745-3000.)

ASHLAND, Ky./
HUNTINGTON, W.Va.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN, JAZZ
PRESLEY, PERKINS LEWIS &
CASH; Thu., April 13 in Ashland, Ky.,
at Paramount Arts Center.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
LUKE BRYAN; Thu., Feb. 16
at Big Sandy Superstore Arena in
Huntington.
THOMAS RHETT; Fri., March
17 at Big Sandy Superstore Arena
in Huntington.
‘I Love the 90’s’ featuring SALTN PEPA, ALL-4-ONE, COLOR ME
BADD, TONE LOC, COOLIO, ROB
BASE and YOUNG MC; Fri., April
7 at Big Sandy Superstore Arena in
Huntington.

STAGE, COMEDY & OTHER
GALLAGHER’S JOKES ON YOU
COMEDY TOUR featuring Gallagher, Artie Fletcher and Bob
Nelson; Sat., Feb. 11 in Ashland, Ky.,
at Paramount Arts Center.
JEFF DUNHAM; Wed., April 5
at Big Sandy Superstore Arena 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.)

ABINGDON, Va.,
BRISTOL, Va.-Tenn.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE; Sat.,
Jan. 7 at Barter Theatre in Abingdon, Va.
THE DEL MCCOURY BAND;

Fri., Jan. 13 at Barter Theatre in
Abingdon, Va.
THE INFAMOUS STRINGDUSTERS; Sun., Jan. 15 at Barter
Theatre in Abingdon, Va.
TRAVIS TRITT; Sat., Feb. 4 at
Paramount Theatre in Bristol.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Barter Theatre, 127 Main
St., Abingdon, Va., 1-276-628-3991;
620 State, 620 State St., 1-423-652-
0314; Paramount Center for the
Arts, 518 State St., 1-423-274-8920;
Piedmont Station, 14 Piedmont
Ave., Bristol, Va., 1-276-494-5937;
Viking Hall, 1-423-764-0188; Wolf
Hills Brewing Co., 350 Park St. SE,
Abington, Va., 276-451-5470.)

CHARLESTON, W.VA.
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN, JAZZ
THE AVETT BROTHERS; Sun.,
March 12 at Charleston Municipal
Auditorium.
(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, JAZZ
DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL; Thu., Jan. 26 at Bogart’s.
BREAKING BENJAMIN; Fri.,
Jan. 27 at Bogart’s.
THE LUMINEERS; Tue., Jan. 31
at U.S. Bank Arena.
LAURYN HILL; Thu., Feb. 2 at
Aronoff Center for the Arts.
DELBERT MCCLINTON; Sat.,
Feb. 25 at Madison Theater in
Covington, Ky.
SHOVELS & ROPE; Wed.,
March 1 at Madison Theater in
Covington, Ky.
MAROON 5; Fri., March 3 at
U.S. Bank Arena.
ST. PAUL AND THE BROKEN
BONES; Fri., March 3at Madison
Theater in Covington, Ky.
NORAH JONES; Thu., March 16
at Taft Theate.
EXPERIENCE HENDRIX featuring Billy Cox, Buddy Guy, Zakk
Wylde, Kenny Wayne Shepherd,
Jonny Lang, Dweezil Zapp and
others; Tue., March 21 at Taft
Theatre.
RICHARD THOMPSON; Fri.,
April 7 at Memorial Hall.
THE DAMNED; Thu., April 27
at Bogart’s.
TESTAMENT with SEPULTURA and PRONG; Sat., April 29
at Bogart’s.
NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK
with PAULA ABDUL and BOYZ
II MEN; Tue., May 16 at U.S. Bank
Arena.
RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS;
Fri., May 19 at U.S. Bank Arena.
THE WEEKND; Fri., June 9 at
U.S. Bank Arena.
TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS with JOE WALSH;
Sun., June 12 at U.S. Bank Arena.
Ticket sales begin Dec. 16.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.

GARTH BROOKS with TRISHA
YEARWOOD; Sat..-Sun., Jan. 21-22
at U.S. Bank Arena.
GARTH BROOKS with TRISHA
YEARWOOD; Fri.-Sat..-Sun., Jan.
27-28-29 at U.S. Bank Arena.
ROSANNE CASH; Fri., Feb. 10 at
Memorial Hall.
ERIC CHURCH; Sat., April 22 at
U.S. Bank Arena.
TIM MCGRAW & FAITH HILL;
Sat., Sept. 2 at U.S. Bank Arena.

STAGE, COMEDY & OTHER
CHRIS ROCK; Thu.-Fri., Feb.
16-17 at Aronoff Center for the Arts.
KATHY GRIFFIN; Fri., March 24
at Taft Theate.
LEWIS BLACK; Thu., April 6 at
Taft Theate.
(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; BB&T Arena, Highland
Heights, Ky., 1-859-442-2652; Belterra Casino Resort, 777 Belterra
Dr., Florence, Ind., 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;
Horseshoe Casino-Cincinnati, 1000
Broadway Street, 1-855-234-7469;
Ludlow Garage, 342 Ludlow Ave.,
1-513-221-4200; 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;
The Ballroom, 317 E. 5th St., Cincinnati, 1-513-232-5882; The Southgate
House Revival, 111 E. Sixth St.,
Newport, Ky., 1-859-431-2201; Taft
Theatre, 317 East 5th St., 1-513-721-
8883; U.S. Bank Arena, 1-513-421-
4111; Woodward Theater, 1404 Main
St., 1-513-345-7981)

KNOXVILLE, Tenn., AREA
(includes Pigeon Forge)
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN, JAZZ
DWEEZIL ZAPPA; Tue., Jan. 17
at Bijou Theatre.
TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND;
Thu., Jan. 26 at Tennessee Theatre.
MOE.; Tue., Jan. 31 at Bijou
Theatre.
LUCERO; Fri., Feb. 3 at The Mill
& Mine.
ST. PAUL AND THE BROKEN
BONES; Sat., Feb. 18 at The Mill &
Mine.
BEN FOLDS; Sun., Feb. 26 at
Bijou Theatre.
SON VOLT; Wed., March 15 at
Bijou Theatre.
RICHARD THOMPSON; Tue.,
April 4 at Bijou Theatre.
‘I Love the 90’s’ featuring SALTN PEPA, ALL-4-ONE, COLOR ME
BADD, TONE LOC, COOLIO, ROB
BASE and YOUNG MC; Thu., April
6 at Knoxville Coliseum.
NATHANIEL RATELIFF & THE
NIGHT SWEATS; Wed., April 19 at
The Mill & Mine.
DAWES; Wed., April 26 at Bijou
Theatre.
BRIAN WILSON; Sat., May 16 at
Tennessee Theatre.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.
KACEY MUSGRAVES; Fri., Dec.
16 at Tennessee Theatre.
DIERKS BENTLEY; Sat., Feb. 25
at Thompson-Boling Arena.
THOMAS RHETT; Thu., March
23 at Knoxville Coliseum.
FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE; Sat.,
April 29 at Thompson-Boling Arena.
TIM MCGRAW & FAITH HILL;
Thu., Sept. 14 at Thompson-Boling
Arena.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: Bijou Theatre, 803 S. Gay
St., 1-865-522-0832; The Bowery, 125
E. Jackson St., 1-865-414-6050; Cider
House, 121 Ramsey Street, 1-865-544-
4300; Cotton Eyed Joe, 11220 Outlet
Drive, 1-865-675-3563; Country
Tonite Theatre, 129 Showplace Blvd.,
Pigeon Forge, 1-800-792-4308; 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
Mill & Mine, 227 W. Depot Ave.,
1-865-523-2665; 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)

LEXINGTON AREA
ROCK, POP, BLUES,
RAP, CHRISTIAN, JAZZ
GARY PUCKETT & THE UNION
GAP with HERMAN’S HERMITS
STARRING PETER NOONE
andTHE BUCKINGHAMS; Sun.,
Jan. 22 at EKU Center for the Arts in
Richmond.
LAKE STREET DIVE; Tue., Feb.
28 at Manchester Music Hall.
LUCERO; Sat., March 4 at Manchester Music Hall.
‘I Love the 90’s’ featuring SALTN PEPA, ALL-4-ONE, COLOR ME
BADD, TONE LOC, COOLIO, ROB
BASE and YOUNG MC; Sat., April 8
at Rupp Arena.
PAUL THORN; Fri., April 28 in
Frankfort at Grand Theater.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
TRADITIONAL, ETC.
‘RED, WHITE & BOOM FESTIVAL’ featuring Luke Bryan, Blake
Shelton, Brett Eldredge, Sam Hunt,
Maren Morris, Chris Janson; Fri.-
Sun., Sept. 1-3 at Whitaker Bank
Ballpark.
(Venue locations and telephone
numbers: The Burl, 375 Thompson
Road, Lexington, 1-859-447-8166;
Cosmic Charlie’s, 388 Woodland Dr.,
1-859-309-9499; EKU Center for the
Arts, 521 Lancaster Ave., Richmond,
1-859-622-7469; Frankfort Convention Center, 405 Mero Street, 1-502-
564-5334; Grand Theatre, 312 W.
Main St., Frankfort, 1-502-352-7469;
Kentucky Theatre, 214 E. Main Street,
1-859-231-7924; Lyric Theatre, 300
E. Third St., 1-859-280-2218; Manchester Music Hall, 899 Manchester
St., 1-859-368-8871; Norton Center
for the Arts, 600 W. Walnut St., Danville, 1-877-448-7469; Rupp Arena &
Lexington Opera House, 1-859-233-
3535; UK Singletary Center for the
Arts, 405 Rose Street, 1-859-257-4929;
Willie’s Locally Known, 286 Southland Drive, 1-859-281-1116.)

LOUISVILLE AREA
ROCK, POP, BLUES,

BLACKBERRY SMOKE
with WHISKEY MYERS; Sat.,
Dec. 31 at Louisville Palace
Theatre.
LUKAS GRAHAM; Sat.,
Jan. 21 at Louisville Palace
Theatre.
TESLA; Sun., Feb. 12 at
Louisville Palace Theatre.
ZZ TOP; Fri., Feb. 24 at
Louisville Palace Theatre.
TWENTY ONE PILOTS;
Sun., March 5 at KFC Yum!
Center.
NORAH JONES; Fri . ,
March 17 at Louisville Palace
Theatre.
SLEIGH BELLS; Sat.,
March 18 at Mercury Ballroom. EXPERIENCE HENDRIX
featuring Billy Cox, Buddy
Guy, Zakk Wylde, Kenny
Wayne Shepherd, Jonny
Lang, Dweezil Zapp and
others; Sun., March 19 at
Louisville Palace Theatre.
DINOSAUR JR.; Wed.,
March 22 at Healiners Music
Hall.
PANIC! AT THE DISCO;
Sun., April 9 at KFC Yum!
Center.
SUN VOLT; Sat., April 15 at
Healiners Music Hall.
NEIL DIAMOND; Fri.,
April 21 at KFC Yum! Center.
DAWES; Fri., April 21 at
Brown Theatre.
THE DAMNED; Mon.,
April 24 at Mercury Ballroom.
RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS; Tue., May 16 at KFC
Yum! Center.
ROGER WATERS; Sun,
May 28 at KFC Yum! Center.
SIGUR ROS; Tue., June 13
at Louisville Palace Theatre.
BRUNO MARS; Tue.,

Sept. 19 at KFC Yum! Center.
COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,
DIERKS BENTLEY; Fri.,
Jan. 20 at KFC Yum! Center.
MARTINA MCBRIDE;
Sat., Feb. 4 at Louisville Palace
Theatre.
AARON LEWIS; Thu., Feb.
16 at Louisville Palace Theatre. BRANTLEY GILBERT;
Sat., Feb. 25 at KFC Yum!
Center.
STEVE MARTIN with
MARTIN SHORT and STEEP
CANYON RANGERS; Sat.,
March 18 at Louisville Palace
Theatre.
TIM MCGRAW & FAITH
HILL; Fri., April 28 at KFC
Yum! Center.
ERIC CHURCH; Thu., May
25 at KFC Yum! Center.
( 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-Southern Indiana,
11999 Casino Center Dr. SE,
1-888-ROMAN-4-U; Iroquois
Amphitheater, 1080 Amphitheater Road; KCD Theater,
4100 Springdale Road, 1-502-
814-4367; KFC Yum Center, 1
Arena Plaza, 1-800-745-3000;
Louisville Palace, 625 Fourth
St., 1-502-583-4555, ext. 221;
Mercury Ballroom, 611 S. 4th
St., 1-502-583-4555; Uncle
Slayton’s, 1017 E. Broadway,
1-502-657-9555; Whitney
Hall, 501 W. Main St., 1-800-
775-7777; Zanzabar, 2100 S.
Preston St., 1-502-635-9227)



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