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LETCHER COUNTY

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

TIM LEE 3; Sat., Jan. 15 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

CHRIS JANSON; Sat., Jan. 22 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

DAMON JOHNSON ( guitarist for Alice Cooper and Brother Cane); Sat., Jan. 29 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633- 2715.

MIC HARRISON AND THE HIGH SCORE; Sat., Feb. 12 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

CHRISTABEL AND THE JONS; Sat., March 12 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633- 2715.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

CHRIS JANSEN; Sat., Jan. 22 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). 633-2715.

ASHEVILLE, N.C.

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

ROBERT PLANT & THE BAND OF JOY with NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS; Tue., Jan. 18 in Asheville, N.C., at Asheville Civic Center (87 Haywood St.). 1-800-745-3000.

AGAINST ME!; Wed., Jan. 19 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

LESS THAN JAKE; Sat., Jan. 22 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

DONNA THE BUFFALO; Sat., Jan. 29 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

GALACTIC; Wed., Feb. 9 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

JOSH RITTER & THE ROYAL CITY BAND; Tue., Feb. 15 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

UMPHREY’S MCGEE; Thu., Feb. 17 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828- 299-9532.

OLD 97’S; Thu., Feb. 24 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

311; Mon., Feb. 28 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

BRIGHT EYES; Sat., March 5 in Asheville, N.C., at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium ( 87 Haywood St.). 1-800-745-3000.

CRADLE OF FILTH; Wed., March 9 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828- 299-9532.

LUCINDA WILLIAMS; Wed., March 16 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

TAJ MAHAL TRIO; Thu., April 14 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

STEEP CANYON RANGERS; Fri., Jan. 21 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING BAND; Thu.- Fri,, Feb. 10- 11 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

STS9 (Sound Tribe Sector 9); Wed., March 2 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

ICE CUBE; Sun., March 6 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

MENOMENA; Sat., March 12 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

STAGE & COMEDY

BILL COSBY; Sun., Jan. 23 at 3 p.m. in Asheville, N.C., at Thomas Wolfe Auditorium (87 Haywood St.). 1-800-745-3000.

ASHLAND, Ky., AREA

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

MICHAEL BOLTON; Tue., March 15 at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.) in Ashland, Ky. 1-606-324-3175.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

AARON & AMANDA CRABB; Sat., Jan. 29 at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.) in Ashland, Ky. 1-606-324-3175.

BRISTOL, TENN.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

RALPH STANLEY & THE CLINCH MTN. BOYS; Sun., June 19 in Bristol, Tenn., at Paramount Center for the Arts (518 State St.). 1-423-274-8920.

STAGE & COMEDY

RALPHIE MAY; Thu., Jan. 13 in Bristol, Tenn., at Paramount Center for the Arts (518 State St.). 1-423- 274-8920.

JAMES GREGORY; Fri., Feb. 4 in Bristol, Tenn., at Paramount Center for the Arts (518 State St.). 1-423- 274-8920.

JOHN BOY & BILLY’S NO-COLLAR COMEDY TOUR featuring Tim Wilson, Greg Warren and Killer Baez; Sat., Jan. 29 in Bristol, Tenn., at Viking Hall. 1-423-764-0188.

CHARLESTON, W.VA.

STAGE & COMEDY

DISNEY ON ICE: PRINCESS WISHES; Thu.-Sun., Feb. 24-27 in Charleston, W.Va., at Charleston Civic Center. ( 200 Civic Center Drive). Ticket sales begin Fri., Feb. 10. 1-304-345-7469.

CINCINNATI/

NORTHERN KY. AREA

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

AVENGED SEVENFOLD; Sat., Jan. 29 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena. 1-513-421-4111.

JIMMY EAT WORLD; Thu., Feb. 17 in Cincinnati at Bogart’s (2621 Vine St.). 1-513-872-8801.

CLAY AIKEN; Tue., March 1, 2011, in Cincinnati at Taft Theatre (317 East 5th St.). 1-513-721-8883.

COREY SMITH; Fri., March 4 in Cincinnati at Bogart’s (2621 Vine St.). 1-513-872-8801.

GUSTER; Sat., April 2 in Cincinnati at Bogart’s (2621 Vine St.). 1-513-872-8801.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

MICKEY GILLEY; Sat., Jan. 29 in Florence, Ind., at Belterra Casino (777 Belterra Drive). 1-812-427- 7777.

GEORGE STRAIT with REBA and LEE ANN WOMACK; Fri., March 4 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena. 1-513-421-4111.

STAGE & COMEDY

TIM WILSON with DONNIE BAKER; Sat., Jan. 22 in Florence, Ind., at Belterra Casino (777 Belterra Drive). 1-812-427-7777.

THOMAS THE TANK ENGINE; Thu., April 7 in Cincinnati at Cintas

Center (1624 Herald Ave.) for two shows, 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. 1-513-

745-3411.

HUNTINGTON, W.Va.

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

KID ROCK; Wed., Feb. 23 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). 1-304-696-4400.

AVENGED SEVENFOLD with STONE SOUR, HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD and NEW MEDICINE; Tue., Jan. 25 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). 1-304-696-4400.

JOHNSON CITY, TENN.

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

THE NIGHTHAWKS; Thu., Feb. 24 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Spring Street Music Hall (601 Spring St.).

TINSLEY ELLIS; Sat., Feb. 19 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Spring Street Music Hall (601 Spring St.).

BONEPONY; Fri., Feb. 25 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Spring Street Music Hall (601 Spring St.).

DEVON ALLMAN’S HONEYTRIBE; Sat., March 5 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Spring Street Music Hall (601 Spring St.).

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

STAGE & COMEDY

SESAME STREET LIVE: 1,2,3 IMAGINE WITH ELMO & FRIENDS; Tue.-Wed., Jan. 18-19 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423- 461-4884.

DISNEY ON ICE: PRINCESS CLASSICS; Fri.-Sat.-Sun., Feb. 25-27 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423-461-4884.

GREASE; Thu., May 5 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423- 461-4884.

OTHER

THE HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS; Mon., March 21 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1-423- 461-4884.

KNOXVILLE, TENN.

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

BLUE MAN GROUP; Wed., Jan. 12 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865- 656-4444.

THE BLACK LILLIES (CD release show); Sat., Jan. 22 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

ROBIN TROWER; Tue., Feb. 1 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

NOFX; Thu., Feb. 3 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-522-2820.

WHITECHAPEL; Thu., Feb. 10 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-522- 2820.

CLAY AIKEN; Thu., Feb. 17 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656- 4444.

UNDEROATH with THURSDAY; Thu., Feb. 24 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-522-2820.

NIK BARTSCH’S RONIN; Sun., Feb. 27 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865- 522-0832.

MERLE HAGGARD & KRIS KRISTOFFERSON; Tue., March 8 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865- 656-4444.

MARC BROUSSARD; Tue., March 8 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865- 522-0832.

KENNY G; Wed., March 9 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656- 4444.

GORDON LIGHTFOOT; Thu., March 17 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656-4444. moe.; Sun., April 3 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-522-2820.

AMOS LEE; Mon., April 25 STEVE MARTIN with THE STEEP CANYON RANGERS; Tue., May 24 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865- 656-4444.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING BAND; Sat., Jan. 29 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656-4444.

STEVE MARTIN with THE STEEP CANYON RANGERS; Tue., May 24 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656-4444.

STAGE & COMEDY

RALPHIE MAY; Fri., Jan. 14 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-656- 4444.

LEXINGTON AREA

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

AVENGED SEVENFOLD with STONE SOUR, HOLLYWOOD UNDEAD and NEW MEDICINE; Fri., Jan. 28 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (432 West Vine). 1-859-233-3535.

JASON & THE SCORCHERS with 500 MILES TO MEMPHIS and FIFTH ON THE FLOOR; Fri., Dec. 31 in Lexington at Buster’s Billiards & Backroom (899 Manchester St.). 1-859-368-8871.

BLACKBERRY SMOKE; Sat., Jan. 14 in Lexington at Cosmic Charlie’s (388 Woodland Ave.). 1-859-309- 9499.

UMPHREY’S McGEE with ORCHARD LOUNGE; Thu., Feb. 3 in Lexington at Buster’s Billiards & Backroom (899 Manchester St.). 1-859-368-8871.

LESS THAN JAKE with THE SUPERVILLIANS, OFF WITH THEIR HEADS and DOPAMINES; Tue., Feb. 8 in Lexington at Buster’s Billiards & Backroom (899 Manchester St.). 1-859-368-8871.

YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING BAND; Sun., Feb. 13 in Lexington at Buster’s Billiards & Backroom (899 Manchester St.). 1-859-368-8871.

MARK OLSON; Tue., Feb. 15 in Lexington at Natasha’s Bistro & Bar (112 Esplanade). 1-859-259-2754.

SHAWN MULLINS; Thu., March 3 in Lexington at Natasha’s Bistro & Bar (112 Esplanade). 1-859-259- 2754.

PATTY LARKIN; Wed., April 13 in Lexington at Natasha’s Bistro & Bar (112 Esplanade). 1-859-259- 2754.

DEVON ALLMAN’S HONEYTRIBE; Fri., March 4 in Lexington at Cosmic Charlie’s (388 Woodland Ave.). 1-859-309-9499.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

RASCAL FLATTS with LUKE BRYAN and CHRIS YOUNG; Thu., Jan. 27 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (432 West Vine). 1-859-233-3535.

JAZZ, CLASSICAL, ETC.

ITZHAK PERLMAN; Sat., March 5 in Lexington at UK’s Singletary Center for the Arts (corner of Rose and Euclid). 1-859-257-4929.

LOUISVILLE AREA

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

KID ROCK with JAMEY JOHNSON; Fri., Feb. 11 in Louisville at KFC Yum Center (1 Arena Plaza). 1-800-745-3000.

JERRY LEE LEWIS; Sat., Jan. 15 in Elizabeth, Ind., at Horseshoe Casino. 1-888-ROMAN-4-U.

GUIDED BY VOICES; Sat., Jan. 15 in Louisville at Headliners Music Hall (1386 Lexington Rd.). 1-502- 484-8088.

DRIVIN’ N CRYIN’; Fri., Jan. 21 in Louisville at Headliners Music Hall (1386 Lexington Rd.). 1-502- 484-8088.

LYLE LOVETT with JOHN HIATT; Sun., Feb. 13 in Louisville at Whitney Hall (501 W. Main). 1-800- 775-7777.

OLD 97’s with THOSE DARLINS; Tue., Feb. 22 in Louisville at Headliners Music Hall (1386 Lexington Rd.). 1-502-484-8088.

LADY GAGA; Sat., March 12 in Louisville at KFC Yum Center (1 Arena Plaza). 1-800-745-3000.

SARAH McLACHLAN & FRIENDS; Sun., March 13 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 Fourth St.). Ticket sales begin Fri., Jan. 14. 1-502-583-4555, ext. 221.

JJ GREY with SHANNON Mc- NALLY; Fri., March 25 in Louisville at Headliners Music Hall (1386 Lexington Rd.). 1-502-484-8088.

JAMES TAYLOR; Fri., March 25 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 Fourth St.). 1-502-583-4555, ext. 221.

TONY BENNETT; Fri., April 1 in Louisville at Whitney Hall (501 W. Main). 1-800-775-7777.

RUSH; Tue., April 5 in Louisville at KFC Yum Center (1 Arena Plaza). 1-800-745-3000.

JEFF BECK; Tue., April 26 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 Fourth St.). Tickets sales begin Fri., Jan. 14. 1-502-583-4555, ext. 221.

NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK & BACKSTREET BOYS; Wed., July 20 in Louisville at KFC Yum Center (1 Arena Plaza). Ticket sales begin Sat., Jan. 15. 1-800-745-3000.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

LORETTA LYNN; Fri., Jan. 28 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 Fourth St.). 1-502-583-4555, ext. 221.

BRAD PAISLEY with Darius Rucker and Jerrod Niemann; Sat., Feb. 19 in Louisville at KFC Yum Center (1 Arena Plaza). 1-800-745- 3000.

MERLE HAGGARD & KRIS KRISTOFFERSON; Fri., March 4 in Elizabeth, Ind., at Horseshoe Casino. 1-888-ROMAN-4-U.

GEORGE STRAIT with REBA McENTIRE and LEE ANN WOMACK; Sat., April 9 in Louisville at KFC Yum Center (1 Arena Plaza). 1-800-745-3000.

STAGE & COMEDY

RON WHITE; Fri., Feb. 25 at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. in Elizabeth, Ind., at Horseshoe Casino. 1-888-ROMAN-4-U.

JERRY SEINFELD; Fri., March 11 in Louisville at Louisville Palace (625 Fourth St.). 1-502-583-4555, ext. 221.

PIKEVILLE, Ky.

HARLEM GLOBETROTTERS; Wed., March 16 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main St.). 1-606-444-5500.

PRESTONSBURG, KY.

COUNTRY & BLUEGRASS,

TRADITIONAL, ETC.

LORETTA LYNN; Sat., Jan., 29 in Prestonsburg at Mountain Arts Center (50 Hal Rogers Dr.). 1-606- 889-9125.

RUSSELL MOORE & IIIRD TYME OUT; Sat., Feb. 5 in Prestonsburg at Mountain Arts Center (50 Hal Rogers Dr.). 1-606-889-9125.

RALPH STANLEY & THE CLINCH MOUNTAIN BOYS; Sat., April 2 in Prestonsburg at Mountain Arts Center (50 Hal Rogers Dr.). 1-606-889-9125.

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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