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Coming events



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.

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

In Whitesburg

BRETT RATLIFF & SABRA GUZMAN;

Thu., May 6 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633- 2715.

JASON ISBELL & THE 400 UNIT;
Fri., May 7 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

VELVET TRUCKSTOP;
Sat., May 8 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

MARK KNIGHT & MARK
TREMAGLIA;
Sat., May 15 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

TRENT WEGLER AND THE
STEEL WHEELS;
Sat., May 22 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

CONNOR CHRISTIAN;
Sat., June 19 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

SONS OF BILL; Fri., July 16 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

THE WHIGS;
Fri., July 23 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

Elsewhere

ERIC CLAPTON;
Wed., June 30 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). Ticket sales begin Sat., May 1. 1-513-232- 6220.

CREED;
Fri., Aug. 13 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). Ticket sales begin Sat., May 1. 1-513-232-6220.

SHINEDOWN;
Mon., Aug. 9 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main St.). Ticket presale begins Thu., April 29. On sale to general public Sat., April 30 at 10 a.m. 1-606-444-5500.

GORDON LIGHTFOOT;
Thu., June 24 at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.) in Ashland, Ky. 1-606-324-3175.

MERCYME;
Tue., Aug. 24 at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.) in Ashland, Ky. 1-606- 324-3175.

The Gruesome Twosome Tour
featuring ROB ZOMBIE and ALICE
COOPER;
Tue., May 18 in Knoxville, Tenn., at Knoxville Civic Coliseum. 1-877-995-9961.

RINGO STARR & HIS ALL
STARR BAND;
Fri., July 9 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

CREED;
Fri., Aug. 13 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

THREE DOG NIGHT;
Fri., July 23 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

MODEST MOUSE;
Sun., July 18 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-522- 2820.

NEIL YOUNG
with BERT
JANSCH;
Thu., May 27 in Knoxville, Tenn., at Knoxville Civic Auditorium. 1-877-995-9961.

MASON JENNINGS;
Fri., June 18 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

BILLY IDOL;
Fri., Sept. 3 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

ROCKSTAR MAYHEM FESTIVAL

featuring KORN, ROB ZOMBIE
AND OTHERS;
Wed., July 21 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

MASON JENNINGS;
Fri., June 18 at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

REO SPEEDWAGON
with PAT
BENATAR;
Thu., Aug. 19 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

HARRY CONNICK JR.;
Sat., June 12 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). Ticket sales begin Fri., Aril 16. 1-513-232-6220.

NEIL YOUNG;
Wed., May 26 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 4th Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221.

GRAND FUNK RAILROAD (featuring

original members Don
Brewer and Mel Schacher);
Sat., June 26 in Elizabethtown, Ky., at Freeman Lake Park. Ticket sales begin Mon., May 3, at ticketmaster.com

TONY BENNETT;
Fri., May 14 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

EARTH, WIND & FIRE;
Wed., June 2 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

GORDON LIGHTFOOT;
Thu., June 17 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

JOHN MAYER;
Tue., July 27 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513- 232-6220.

VANS WARPED TOUR;
Wed., July 28 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

RYAN BINGHAM & THE DEAD
HORSES
with THE BLACK LILLIES;

Tue., May 18 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

JOSH ROUSE;
Sat., May 22 at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

JOSH RITTER;
Fri., May 14 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

CAMERA OBSCURA;
Thu., June 3 at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

JUSTIN BIEBER;
Sat., June 26 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway). 1-513-421-4111.

KINGS OF LEON;
Sat., Sept. 4 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513- 232-6220.

STING with the Royal philharmonic

Concert Orchestra;
Tue., July 20 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

311;
Sat., June 26 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

CHICAGO & THE DOOBIE
BROTHERS;
Tue., July 13 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

GOO GOO DOLLS;
Fri., May 7 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 4th Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221.

COMMODORES;
Sat., May 8 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 4th Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221.

BARENAKED LADIES;
Sat., May 15 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 4th Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221.

DIANA ROSS;
Wed., June 2 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656- 4444.

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON;
Thu., June 10 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

HUEY LEWIS AND THE NEWS;
Sun., July 25 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

BONNAROO MUSIC AND ARTS
FESTIVAL featuring Stevie Wonder,

Dave Matthews Band, Kings
of Leon, John Prine, Jeff Beck, Kris
Kristofferson, Zac Brown Band,
LCD Soundsystem, John Fogerty
and many more;
Thu.-Sat., June 10-13 in Manchester, Tenn. Tickets, which may be purchased on payment plan, on sale now at www. bonnaroo.com or 1-800-594-8499.

TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS;

Wed., May 12 in Louisville at Freedom Hall (937 Phillips Lane). 1-800-231-8085.

TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS;

Thu., June 15 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

KENNY LOGGINS;
Fri., June 18 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

TOMMY CASTRO BAND with
CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE and
JOHN HAMMOND;
Sat., June 19 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

WEIRD AL YANKOVIC;
Fri., July 2 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

JEFF BECK;
Wed., June 23 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

SHERYL CROW;
Tue., June 15 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

BACHMAN & TURNER;
Fri., June 25 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

GOO GOO DOLLS;
Tue., May 4 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865- 684-1200.

BUTCH WALKER AND THE
BLACK WIDOWS;
Sun., May 23 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

JIMMY BUFFETT;
Mon., May 17 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513- 232-6220.

MASTODON;
Fri., May 21 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-522-2820.

AL GREEN;
Special fund-raising show Sun., May 23 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-684-1200.

JOE BONAMASSA;
Sat., May 1 in Huntington, W.Va., at Keith Albee Theater (925 4th Ave.). 1-304- 696- 6656.

DION;
Sun., June 13 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

DAUGHTRY;
Thu., June 3 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main St.). 1-606-444- 5500.

JOE BONAMASSA;
Fri., April 30 in Lexington at Lexington Opera House (401 W. Short St.). 1-859- 233-3535.

DAVE MATTHEWS BAND;
Tue., June 15 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

NORAH JONES;
Tue., May 11 in Asheville, N.C., at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium (87 Haywood St.). 1-800- 745-3000.

HULLABALOU MUSIC FESTIVAL

featuring 65 classic rock, country, adult contemporary, rock and bluegrass music bands; July 23- 25 in Louisville at Churchill Downs Racetrack (700 Central Ave.). 1-502- 636-4400.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

TIM MCGRAW
with LADY
ANTEBELLUM
and LOVE AND
THEFT;
Fri., June 18 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). Ticket sales begin Sat., May 1. 1-513-232-6220.

TANYA TUCKER;
Sat., July 24 at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.) in Ashland, Ky. 1-606-324-3175.

PAM TILLIS & LORRIE MORGAN;

Sat., Aug. 28 at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.) in Ashland, Ky. 1-606-324-3175.

WYNONNA;
Fri., Sept. 24 at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.) in Ashland, Ky. 1-606- 324-3175.

SUGARLAND; Thu., Aug. 19
in Louisville at Freedom Hall (937 Phillips Lane). Ticket sales begin Mon., May 10. 1-800-231-8085.

EMMYLOU HARRIS;
Sat., June 26 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865- 656-4444.

MARY CHAPIN CARPENTER;
Wed., July 21
in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

DIERKS BENTLEY featuring
THE TRAVELIN’ McCOURYS
with HAYES CARLL;
Sun., May 2 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

ALAN JACKSON;
Sat., May 22 in Charleston, W.Va., at Charleston Civic Center (200 Civic Center Dr.). 1-304-345-7469.

SUGARLAND;
Thu., Sept. 16 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). 1-304-696-4400.

RASCAL FLATTS;
Sun., Aug. 29 in Louisville at Freedom Hall (937 Phillips Lane). 1-800-231-8085.

BRAD PAISLEY;
Sun., June 6 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513- 232-6220.

JUSTIN MOORE;
Sat., May 8 in Jenkins at Jenkins High School Gym. For more info, call Harvey Tackett at 832-2182.

BLAKE SHELTON;
Thu., Aug. 19 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

WILLIE NELSON;
Wed., May 12 in Cincinnati in PNC Pavilion at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

SUGARLAND;
Thu., Aug. 12 in Asheville, N.C., at Asheville Civic Center (87 Haywood St.). 1-800- 745-3000.

BRROKS & DUNN ‘The Last

Rodeo’ tour;
Thu., June 3 in Charleston, W.Va., at Charleston Civic Center (200 Civic Center Dr.). 1-304- 345-7469.

ALAN JACKSON;
Sun., May 23 in Lexington at Rupp Arena. 1-859- 233-3535.

LEE GREENWOOD;
Fri., June 4 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423- 461-4884.

BROOKS & DUNN ‘The Last Rodeo’

tour;
Sun., July 18 in Cincinnati at Riverbend Music Center (6295 Kellogg Ave.). 1-513-232-6220.

CARRIE UNDERWOOD;
Sun., June 13 in Lexington at Rupp Arena. 1-859-233-3535.

VINCE GILL;
Fri., June 4 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

CARRIE UNDERWOOD;
Wed., April 28 in Charleston, W.Va., at Charleston Civic Center (200 Civic Center Dr.). 1-304-345-7469.

HULLABALOU MUSIC FESTIVAL

featuring 65 classic rock, country, adult contemporary, rock and bluegrass music bands; July 23-25 in Louisville at Churchill Downs Racetrack (700 Central Ave.). 1-502-636-4400.

TAYLOR SWIFT
with KELLIE
PICKLER
and GLORIANA;
Thu., April 29, 2010 in Lexington at Rupp Arena. 1-859-233-3535.

STAGE & COMEDY

GARRISON KEILLOR;
Thu., Aug. 12 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

BILL MAHER;
Sat., May 22 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656-4444.

SINBAD;
Thu., Aug. 5 at Fraze Pavilion (695 Lincoln Park Blvd.) in Kettering, Oh., near Cincinnati. 1-937-296-3300.

JAZZ, CLASSICAL, ETC.

MOWCOW BALLET;
Thu., Dec. 2 in Charleston, W.Va., at Charleston Municipal Auditorium (200 Civic Center Drive). 1-304-345-7469.

OTHER

WWE SMACKDOWN LIVE;
Sun., May 2 at 5 p.m. in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423-461-4884.

MICHAEL FLATLEY’S LORD OF
THE DANCE; Wed., April 28
in Lexington at Rupp Arena. 1-859-233-3535.


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