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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.

ROCK, POP, BLUES

RAP, CHRISTIAN

LYNYRD SKYNYRD & TRACE ADKINS NEW YEAR’S SPECIAL; Wed., Dec. 31 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main Street). Tickets, $77 and $148, on sale now. 1-606-433-1793 or 1-606-444- 5500 or www.ticketmaster.com

THE STEEPWATER BAND; Tue., Dec. 9 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE; Fri., Nov. 7 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633- 2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

ROSE HILL DRIVE with COLOUR REVOLT; Mon., Nov. 10 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

BLUE MOUNTAIN; Wed., Nov. 12 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

MARK KNIGHT & MARK TREMALGIA of Worry Beads (acoustic); Sat., Nov. 15 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

GREG KOONS; Thu., Nov. 20 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

TIM LEE 3; Sat., Dec. 6 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

DALLAS ALICE; Sat., Dec. 13 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

AVETT BROTHERS; Dec. 26-27- 28 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1-866-468- 7630 or www.ticketweb.com

SMOKEY ROBINSON; Fri., Dec. 5 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville, at Horseshoe Casino-Hotel. 1-502-361- 3100.

MICHAEL McDONALD; Thu., Dec. 11 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville, at Horseshoe Casino-Hotel. 1-502-361-3100.

JOHN HIATT with LYLE LOVETT; Thu., Feb. 19 in Cincinnati at Aronoff Center for the Arts. 1-513- 621-2787.

WIDESPREAD PANIC; Fri.-Sat., Nov. 28-29 in Asheville, N.C., at Asheville Civic Center (87 Haywood Rd.). Tickets, all seats $35 plus fees, go on sale Sat., Nov. 1. 1-828-251-5505 or www.ticketmaster.com

CONOR OBERST & THE MYSTIC VALLEY BAND; Thu., Nov. 13 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1- 828-299-9532.

DROPKICK MURPHYS; Sun., Nov. 9 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865- 656-4444.

HINDER; Sun., Nov. 23 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-656-4444.

MARC BROUSSARD; Thu., Dec. 11 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522- 0832.

AL GREEN; Tue., Nov. 18 in Danville, Ky., at Centre’s Norton Center for the Arts. 1-877-448-7469.

HAYES CARLL; Tue., Dec. 9 in Louisville at Phoenix Hill Tavern (644 Baxter Ave.). 1-502-589-4957.

3 DOORS DOWN; Wed., Dec. 10 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway). 1-513-421-4111 or www.ticketmaster.com

THE EAGLES; Tue., Nov. 18 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway). 1-513-421-4111 or www.ticketmaster.com

AC/DC; Sun., Jan. 11 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway). 1- 513-421-4111 or www.ticketmaster.com

HARRY CONNICK JR.; Tue., Nov. 18 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

DAVID BYRNE; Sun., Dec. 7 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-684-1200.

GOV’T MULE; Thu., Nov. 6 in Covington, Ky., at Madison Theater. 1- 859-491-2444 or www.ticketmaster.com

AMOS LEE; Wed., Nov. 5 in Covington, Ky., at Madison Theater. 1- 859-491-2444 or www.ticketmaster.com

THE GASLIGHT ANTHEM; Mon., Nov. 24 in Covington, Ky., at the Mad Hatter (620 Scott St.). 1-859-291- 2233.

LOCAL H; Fri., Nov. 28 in Covington, Ky., at the Mad Hatter (620 Scott St.). 1-859-291-2233.

MARCIA BALL; Thu., Dec. 11 in Covington, Ky., at Madison Theater. 1- 859-491-2444 or www.ticketmaster.com

WOLF PARADE; Wed., Nov. 12 in Newport, Ky., at the Southgate House (24 E. Third St.). 1-859-431- 2201.

MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA with DEAD CONFEDERATE; Sun., Nov. 30 in Newport, Ky., at the Southgate House (24 E. Third St.). 1- 859-431-2201.

YES; Fri., Nov. 28 in Cincinnati at Taft Theatre (317 E. 5th St.). 1-513- 721-8883 or www.ticketmaster.com

YES; Tue., Dec. 9 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

THE EVERYBODYFIELDS; Sat., Nov. 8 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1- 828-299-9532.

PUDDLE OF MUDD; Tue., Nov. 11 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299- 9532.

METHOD MAN & REDMAN; Sat., Nov. 22 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1- 828-299-9532.

THIRD DAY; Thu., Nov. 13 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall Civic Center (1320 Pactolas Rd.). 1- 423-461-4884.

JIMMY THACKERY; Thu., Nov. 20 in Johnson City, Tenn., at the Down Home (300 W. Main St.). 1-423-929- 9822.

STAIND with SEETHER, PAPA ROACH and RED; Thu., Nov. 20 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). www.ticketmaster.com or 1- 304-696-4400.

DONNA THE BUFFALO; Tue.- Wed., Dec. 30-31 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS; Fri., Nov. 7 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle Tavern & Music Hall. 1-828-232-5800.

KOOL & THE GANG; Fri., Nov. 7 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). www.ticketmaster.com or 1- 304-696-4400.

STEVE MILLER BAND; Fri., Nov. 14 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). www.ticketmaster.com or 1-304-696-4400.

JOHN PRINE; Fri., Nov. 14 in Louisville at Louisville Palace Theatre. 1-583-4555 ext.221 or www.ticketmaster.com

METALLICA; Sun., Nov. 9 in Columbus, Ohio at the Schottenstein Center (555 Borror Dr.). 1-614-292-224 or www.ticketmaster.com

OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW; Fri., Dec. 5 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-684-1200.

OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW; Thu., Dec. 4 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532 or www.theorangepeel.net

THE CHEETAH GIRLS; Sun., Nov. 23 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway). 1-513-421- 4111 or www.ticketmaster.com

THE CHEETAH GIRLS; Sat., Nov. 29 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

GOV’T MULE; Thu., Nov. 6 in Covington, Ky., at Madison Theater. 1- 859-491-2444 or www.ticketmaster.com

UMPHREY’S McGEE; Wed.- Thu., Nov. 18-19 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

HENRY ROLLINS; Wed., Nov. 5 in Louisville at Headliners Music Hall. 1-502-584-8088 or www.ticketmaster.com

RICHIE HAVENS; Sat., Dec. 6 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

AIR SUPPLY w/THE LOUISVILLE ORCHESTRA; Sat., Jan. 31, 2009, in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583- 4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

JACK JONES w/THE LOUISVILLE ORCHESTRA; Sat., Feb. 14, 2009, in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583- 4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

POINTER SISTERS; Sat., March 14, 2009, in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583- 4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

ALL TIME LOW; Wed., Nov. 19 in Cincinnati at Bogarts (2621 Vine St.). 1-513-872-8801 or www.ticketmaster.com

COBRA STARSHIP; Sat., Nov. 22 in Cincinnati at Bogarts (2621 Vine St.). 1-513-872-8801 or www.ticketmaster.com

AVETT BROTHERS; Thu.-Fri., Nov. 6 & 7 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865- 522-0832.

IRON & WINE with BLITZEN TRAPPER; Thu., Nov. 20 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1-866-468-7630 or www.ticketweb.com

IRON & WINE with BLITZEN TRAPPER; Fri., Nov. 21 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

COUNTRY

& BLUEGRASS

CRAIG MORGAN; Fri., Nov. 14 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville, at Horseshoe Casino-Hotel. 1-502-361- 3100.

BLUE HIGHWAY; Sat., Nov. 22 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865-522-0832.

TRACE ADKINS with CRAIG MORGAN and JASON MICHAEL CARROLL; Fri., Dec. 12 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). www.ticketmaster.com or 1- 304-696-4400.

WILLIE NELSON; Fri., Dec. 5 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main Street). 1-606-433- 1793 or 1-606-444-5500 or www.ticketmaster.com

ALAN JACKSON; Fri., Nov. 7 in Highland Heights, Ky., near Cincinnati, at the Bank of Kentucky Center at Northern Kentucky University. www.ticketmaster.com

LORETTA LYNN; Fri., Nov. 14 in Ashland, Ky., at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.). 1-606-324-3175.

JOHN BERRY; Sat., Nov. 8 in Ashland, Ky., at Paramount Arts Center (1300 Winchester Ave.). 1-606-324-3175.

JAZZ, CLASSICAL, ETC.

GEORGE WINSTON; Sat., March 14 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1-865- 522-0832.

MANNHEIM STEAMROLLER; Wed., Nov. 26 for two shows, 5 and 9 p.m., in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

BOWFIRE; Wed., Dec. 3 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-684-1200.

MOSCOW BALLET’S GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER; Wed., Dec. 10 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main Street). 1-606-433-1793 or 1-606-444- 5500 or www.ticketmaster.com

MOSCOW BALLET’S GREAT RUSSIAN NUTCRACKER; Fri., Dec. 5 in Asheville, N.C., at Asheville Civic Center (87 Haywood Rd.). Tickets, $45.00 and $68.00, on sale now. 1-828-251-5505 or www.ticketmaster.com

STAGE & COMEDY

JERRY SEINFELD; Fri., Feb. 20 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). Ticket sales begin Fri., Nov. 7. 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

A PRARIE HOME COMPANION WITH BARRISON KEILLOR; Sat., Jan. 17 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). Ticket sales begin Fri., Nov. 7. 1- 502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

CHEECH & CHONG; Thu., Jan. 29 in Cincinnati at Taft Theatre (317 E. 5th Street). 1-513-721-8883 or www.ticketmaster.com

CHEECH & CHONG; Thu., Feb. 5 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville, at Horseshoe Casino-Hotel. 1-502-361- 3100.

LARRY THE CABLE GUY; Fri., Nov. 21 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Knoxville Civic Coliseum. 1-865-656- 4444.

LARRY THE CABLE GUY; Sat., Nov. 22 in Louisville at Louisville Palace Theatre. 1-583-4555 ext.221 or www.ticketmaster.com

RADIO CITY CHRISTMAS SPECTACULAR STARRING THE ROCKETTES; Fri., Nov. 28 through Sun., Nov. 30 at in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway). 1-513-421-4111 or www.ticketmaster.com

CARLOS MENCIA; Wed., Nov. 12 in Cincinnati at Taft Theatre (317 E. 5th Street). 1-513-721-8883 or www.ticketmaster.com

CARLOS MENCIA; Sun., Nov. 23 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583- 4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

JIM GAFFIGAN: THE SEXY TOUR; Fri., Dec. 12 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

OTHER

KENTUCKY WILDCATS VS. VANDERBILT; Sat., Nov. 15 in Lexington at Commonwealth Stadium. www.ticketmaster.com

TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS VS. KENTUCKY WILDCATS; Sat., Nov. 29 in Knoxville, Tenn., at Neyland Stadium. www.ticketmaster.com

RINGLING BROS. AND BARNUM & BAILEY: BOOM A RING; Fri.-Sun., Nov. 14-16 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main Street). 1-606- 433-1793 or 1-606-444-5500 or www.ticketmaster.com

MONSTER TRUCK NATIONALS; Fri.-Sat., Jan. 30-31 in Pikeville at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center (126 Main Street). 1-606-433-1793 or www.ticketmaster.com


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