Avril Levigne, perhaps the best quasi-edgy Canadian pop singer since Alanis Morisette, plays CSU in March.
This week, 26 big new shows, including the greatest singer in ze wooorld, Celine Dion, and pop motherfrakkin’ princess Avril Lavigne, most recently of “Girlfriend” fame. -- D.X. Ferris
The Academy Is…, Saturday, November 17. House of Blues.
Even Jews Get the Blues, featuring Bob Frank, Alan Greene, Ted Kulber, Ray DeForest, and Rod Reisman: Thu., Nov. 15, 7 p.m. Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage.
Inhale Exhale/the Handshake Murders/Outrun the Gun/Trillit *: All ages, Sun., Nov. 18, 7 p.m., $8 (Ticketweb). Musica.
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The Black Dahlia Murder/3 Inches of Blood/the Eternal/Decrepit Birth: Thu., Feb. 14, 7 p.m. Peabody's.
Celine Dion: Wed., Sept. 24, 7:30 p.m., $45.50-$150 (Ticketmaster). Quicken Loans Arena. ...
DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist: The Hard Sell: Thu., Jan. 31, 8 p.m., $29.50. House of Blues.
Dollar Store (members of the Waco Brothers): Mon., Dec. 10, 8 p.m., $10. Beachland Tavern.
Downtown Brown: Sat., Jan. 26, 7 p.m. Peabody's.
Stacey Earle/Mark Stuart: Thu., Feb. 7, 8 p.m., $12 ADV/$14 DOS. Beachland Tavern.
Tinsley Ellis CD release: Fri., Nov. 30, 9 p.m., $12. Wilbert's.
Eternal Legacy/Nightcrawler/Ground Zero/Silver/Mescaline: Sat., Dec. 29, 6 p.m., $7, 21 and over/$10, 20 and under (all ages). Jigsaw Saloon and Stage.
Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams: Tavern, Sun., Dec. 2, $10. Beachland.
Gigfest '07: Tri-C Recording Arts & Technology presents Showstoppaz DOC, Hardstone, Jackie Warren Salsa Quartet, Half Cleveland, casual Mondays, and Everyday People: Ballroom, Fri., Dec. 7, 8 p.m., $10. Beachland.
Helen Welch's Jingle Bell Swing: Sun., Dec. 16, 3 p.m., $10-$35 (PlayhouseSquare.org), Palace Theatre. Also Fri., Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m., $25 (Ticketmaster), Akron Civic Theatre.
Gary Hoey: Sat., Dec. 8, 8:30 p.m., $15 ADV/$17 DOS. Beachland.
Diana Jones: Thu., Feb. 14, 8 p.m., $10. Beachland.
Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds/Ayo: Mon., Dec. 3, 7 p.m. House of Blues.
Avril Lavigne: Wed., March 26, 7 p.m., $18-$47.50 (LiveNation.com or Ticketmaster). Wolstein Center at CSU.
Matchbox 20/Alanis Morissette/Mute Math. Thursday, Feb. 7. Time and price TBA (Ticketmaster).
Ministry: Theater, Tue., May 6, time and price TBA (Ticketmaster). Agora.
Presque Vu/Electric Grandmother CD release: Fri., Nov. 23. Bela Dubby.
Kenny Rogers: Christmas and Hits tour, Thu., Dec. 13, 7 p.m., $39.50-$49.50 (Ticketmaster). Canton Civic Center.
Rusted Root: New Year's Eve show. GA tickets $36.50, reservered seats $49.50. Two-ticket hotel-dinner-ticket packages $200-$330, Mon., Dec. 31, 8 p.m. House of Blues.
School of Rock: Led Zeppelin show: Fri., Jan. 18, 6:30 p.m.; Sat., Jan. 19, 8 p.m., $7 ADV/$10 DOS. The Winchester.
Sinbad (in HIlarities): Thu., Nov. 29-Sun., Dec. 2, $25-$30. Pickwick & Frolic/Hilarities East 4th.
Brian Vander Ark (of the Verve Pipe): Tavern, Sun., Feb. 17, 8 p.m., $12.50 ADV/$15 DOS. Beachland.
Vast: Sat., Feb. 23, 8 p.m. Agora Ballroom.
Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd tribute): Sat., Jan. 5, 8 p.m., $16.50. House of Blues.