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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

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

JASON ISBELL; Fri., Jan. 16 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

THE CONNECTION; Sat., Feb. 11 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

THE CORDERORY ROAD; Sat., Feb. 21 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633- 2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

EASTON STAGGER PHILIPS (featuring TIM EASTON) & THE WHIPSAWS; Thu. March 26 in Whitesburg at Summit City (214 Main St.). For tickets, call 633-2715 or visit www.summitcitylounge.com

NICKELBACK with SEETHER and SAVING ABEL; Fri., Feb. 27 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Sat., Dec. 13 at 10 a.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

THE EAGLES; Tue., Jan. 20 in Knoxville, Tenn., at Thompson-Boling Arena. 1-877-995-9961.

ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO; Wed., Jan. 28 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1- 865-522-0832.

DISTURBED; Thu., Feb. 19 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall Civic Center. 1-423-975-2559.

DISTURBED; Wed., Feb. 25 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). www.ticketmaster.com or 1- 304-696-4400.

RA RA RIOT with SO MANY DYNAMOS and PRINCETON; Sun., Dec. 14 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle (185 Klingman Ave.). 1-828-232- 5800.

CHRIS DUARTE; Thu., Dec. 18 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle (185 Klingman Ave.). 1-828-232-5800.

OF MONTREAL; Sun., Jan. 4 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle (185 Klingman Ave.). 1-828-232-5800.

AUSTIN LOUNGE LIZARDS; Sun., Jan. 11 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle (185 Klingman Ave.). 1- 828-232-5800.

RODRIGUEZ; Sat., Jan. 10 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle (185 Klingman Ave.). 1-828-232-5800.

THE GOURDS; Weds., Jan. 21 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle (185 Klingman Ave.). 1-828-232-5800.

ALEJANDRO ESCOVEDO; Fri., Jan. 23 in Asheville, N.C., at the Grey Eagle (185 Klingman Ave.). 1-828-232- 5800.

UMPHREY’S McGEE; Thu., April 16 in Cincinnati at Taft Theatre (317 E. 5th Street). 1-513-721-8883 or www.ticketmaster.com

THE PRETENDERS; Fri., Feb. 13 in Cincinnati at Taft Theatre (317 E. 5th Street). 1-513-721-8883 or www.ticketmaster.com

DARK STAR ORCHESTRA; Thu., Feb. 19 in Covington, Ky., at Madison Theater. 1-859-491-2444 or www.ticketmaster.com

ELTON JOHN & BILLY JOEL; Tue., March 10 in Cincinnati at U.S. Bank Arena (100 Broadway). 1-513- 421-4111 or www.ticketmaster.com

PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE; Wed., Feb. 11 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). www.ticketmaster.com or 1-304-696-4400.

PINK FLOYD EXPERIENCE; Wed., Feb. 25 in Louisville at Kentucky Center for the Arts’ Whitney Hall. 1- 800-775-7777.

HEARTLESS BASTARDS; Thu., Dec. 18 in Lexington at The Dame. (367 E. Main St.). 1-859-231-7263.

ALEJANDRO EXCOVEDO; Tue., Jan. 27 in Lexington at The Dame. (367 E. Main St.). 1-859-231-7263.

TAPES ‘N TAPES; Fri., March 6 in Louisville at Phoenix Hill Tavern (644 Baxter Ave.). 1-502-589-4957.

PAT TRAVERS; Sat., Dec. 13 in Louisville at Healiner’s Music Hall (1386 Lexington Rd.). 1-502-584-8088.

BON IVER; Wed., Dec. 17 in Louisville at Phoenix Hill Tavern (644 Baxter Ave.). 1-502-589-4957.

YONDER MOUNTAIN STRING BAND; Sun., Feb. 22 in Louisville at Phoenix Hill Tavern (644 Baxter Ave.). 1-502-589-4957.

BRETT DENNEN; Mon., March 2 in Louisville at Phoenix Hill Tavern (644 Baxter Ave.). 1-502-589-4957.

AS I LAY DYING; Mon., Feb. 2 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

CRADLE OF FILTH; Tue., Feb. 24 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

SOILWORK; Sat., March 21 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

KREATOR; Fri., May 15 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave.). 1-828-299-9532.

SLIPNOT with COHEED & CAMBRIA and TRIVIUM; Sat., Feb. 14 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

JOHN PRINE; Fri., Feb. 20 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). 1-865-684-1200.

BRETT DENNEN; Tue., Feb. 2 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1-866-468-7630 or www.ticketweb.com

COWBOY JUNKIES; Sun., Feb. 8 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1-866-468- 7630 or www.ticketweb.com

UMPHREY’S McGEE; Sat., Feb. 21 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1-866-468- 7630 or www.ticketweb.com

DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS; Thu., Jan. 29 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865- 656-4444.

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

WARREN HAYNES X-MAS JAM FRIDAY NIGHT featuring The Allman Brothers Band, The Del McCoury Band, The Derek Trucks Band, and others; Fri., Dec. 12 in Asheville, N.C., at Asheville Civic Center (87 Haywood Rd.). 1-828-251- 5505 or www.ticketmaster.com

WARREN HAYNES X-MAS JAM SATURDAY NIGHT featuring Coheed & Cambria, Steve Earle, Gov’t Mule, Johnny Winter and others; Sat., Dec. 13 in Asheville, N.C., at Asheville Civic Center (87 Haywood Rd.). 1-828-251-5505 or www.ticketmaster.com

KINGS OF LEON; Tue., Jan. 20 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

BRYAN ADAMS (acoustic); Thu., Jan. 15 in Lexington at Lexington Opera House (401 W. Short St.). 1-859- 233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

B.B. KING & BUDDY GUY; Sun., Feb. 15 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). Ticket sales begin Fri., Feb. 14 at noon. 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS; Fri.- Sat., Jan. 30-31 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1-866-468-7630 or www.ticketweb.com

DARK STAR ORCHESTRA; Thu., Feb. 12 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1- 866-468-7630 or www.ticketweb.com

CITIZEN COPE; Fri., Feb. 27 in Asheville, N.C., at The Orange Peel (101 Biltmore Ave). 1-866-468-7630 or www.ticketweb.com

BRYAN ADAMS (acoustic); Mon., Jan. 12 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Bijou Theatre (803 S. Gay St.). 1- 865-522-0832.

CITIZEN COPE; Wed., Feb. 4 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Valarium (1213 Western Ave.). 1-865-656-4444.

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

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.

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

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

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

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

DONNA THE BUFFALO; Tue.- Wed., Dec. 30-31 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

COUNTRY

& BLUEGRASS

RASCAL FLATTS; Sat. Jan. 31 in Charleston, W.Va., at Charleston Civic Center (200 Civic Center Drive). www.ticketmaster.com or 1-304-345-7469.

CHARLIE LOUVIN; Sun., Feb. 15 in Lexington at The Dame. (367 E. Main St.). 1-859-231-7263.

RASCAL FLATTS; Fri., Jan. 30 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

TONY RICE & MOUNTAIN HEART; Fri., Jan. 16 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.

JAZZ, CLASSICAL, ETC.

TRANS-SIBERIAN ORCHESTRA; Fri., Dec. 19 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). 1-859- 233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

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

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

STAGE & COMEDY

BOB & TOM COMEDY ALLSTARS; Sat., Jan. 17 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Thur., Dec. 11 at 10 a.m. 1- 859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

RON WHITE; Fri., Jan. 23 in Cincinnati at Taft Theatre (317 E. 5th Street). 1-513-721-8883 or www.ticketmaster.com

RON WHITE; Sat., March 7 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 1-502-583-4555 ext. 221 or www.ticketmaster.com

LILY TOMLIN; Thu., April 2 in Knoxville, Tenn., at the Tennessee Theatre (604 S. Gay). Ticket sales begin Fri., Dec. 5. 1-865-684-1200.

JEFF DUNHAM; Sun., Feb. 15 at 5 p.m. in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

JEFF DUNHAM; Sat., May 16 in Huntington, W.Va., at Big Sandy Superstore Arena (1 Civic Center Plaza). www.ticketmaster.com or 1- 304-696-4400.

BILL COSBY; Fri., Jan. 16 in Elizabeth, Ind., near Louisville, at Horseshoe Casino-Hotel. 1-502-361- 3100 or www.ticketmaster.com

JERRY SEINFELD; Fri., Feb. 20 in Louisville at the Louisville Palace (625 Fourth Ave.). 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.). 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.

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

DISNEY ON ICE: 100 YEARS OF MAGIC; Thu.-Sun., March 12- 15 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Fri., Feb. 6 at 10 a.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

SESAME STREET LIVE: ELMO MAKES MUSIC; Tue.- Wed., Jan. 13-14 in Johnson City, Tenn., at Freedom Hall Civic Center. 1-423-975-2559.

UK MEN’S BASKEBALL VS. INDIANA; Sat., Dec. 13 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Wed., Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. 1- 859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. TENNESSEE ST; Mon., Dec. 22 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Wed., Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. FLORIDA ATLANTIC; Sat., Dec. 27 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Wed., Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. CENTRAL MICHIGAN; Mon., Dec. 29 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Wed., Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS.

VANDERBILT; Sat., Jan. 10 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Wed., Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. AUBURN; Wed., Jan. 21 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Wed., Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. 1- 859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. SOUTH CAROLINA; Sat., Jan. 31 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Thu., Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. MISSISSIPPI ST.; Tue., Feb. 3 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Thu., Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. FLORIDA; Tue., Feb. 10 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Thu., Jan. 22 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. TENNESSEE; Sat., Feb. 21 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Thu., Feb. 11 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. LSU; Sat., Feb. 28 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Thu., Feb. 11 at 6 p.m. 1- 859-233-3535 or www.ticketmaster.com

UK MEN’S BASKETBALL VS. GEORGIA; Sat., March 4 in Lexington at Rupp Arena (430 W. Vine St.). Ticket sales begin Thu., Feb. 11 at 6 p.m. 1-859-233-3535 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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