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Christian artist Francesca Battistelli will perform April 6 at First Assembly of God on Washington Center Road.

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ACOUSTIC

SATURDAYBarton and Lance – 8:30 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

SATURDAYJug Huffers – 6 to 8 p.m.; Pembroke Coffee, Auer Center for Arts and Culture, 303 E. Main St., free.

MONDAYWaldron Squared – 6:30 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

WEDNESDAYMike Mowry – 7 p.m.; 469 Sports and Spirits, 1324 Minnich Road, New Haven; no cover; 749-7207 or www.469sports.com.

THURSDAY Adam Strack – 7 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

CHRISTIAN

SATURDAY – Sodium – 7 p.m.; Inspiration Ministries at Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; donations; 260-443-2408.

THURSDAY – Bob Day – 6 p.m.; Inspiration Ministry at Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; cost, 260-333-6707.

CLASSICAL

WEDNESDAYFrench “Concours de Poesie” – IPFW French students recite French poetry and music students sing in French; 6:30 p.m.; IPFW, Rhinehart Recital Hall, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; free; www.ipfw.edu/music.

COUNTRY

TODAYGunslinger – 10 p.m.; Lucky Lady, 103 N. Main St., Churubusco; no cover; 693-0311.

TODAYJoel Young Band – 9:30 p.m.; Neon Armadillo, 6040 Lima Road; $5; 490-5060.

SATURDAYGunslinger – 9:30 p.m.; Susie’s Sandbar, 1360 W. Center St., Warsaw; no cover; 574-269-5355.

JAZZ

TODAY AND SATURDAYTodd Harrold Band – 9:30 p.m.; Club Soda, 235 E. Superior St.; no cover.

WEDNESDAYFrancie Zucco – 7 p.m.; Don Hall’s Triangle Park, 3010 Trier Road; no cover; 482-4342.

ROCK

TODAYThe Waiting – Tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers – Doors open at 8 p.m., show time at 9 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $10 advance, $13 day of show; 486-1979.

TODAYA Sick World – 10 p.m.; North Star, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 471-3798.

TODAY Cougar Hunters – 9:30 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

TODAY Andy Datcheleer – 6 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

TODAY100 Proof – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, Pro-Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road; no cover; 483-4421.

TODAY AND SATURDAYBrena – Doors open at 9 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $5; 486-1979.

SATURDAYZoso – The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience – Doors open at 7 p.m., show time at 8 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $10 advance, $13 day of show; 486-1979.

SATURDAYJust For Fun – 10 p.m.; North Star, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 471-3798.

SATURDAYMan On Earth – 8 p.m.; Neon Armadillo, 6040 Lima Road; $5; 490-5060.

SATURDAYWalkin’ Papers – 9 p.m.; 4D’s Bar & Grill, 1820 Dupont Road; no cover; 490-6488.

SATURDAYPink Droyd – Tribute to Pink Floyd; 8 p.m.; C2G, Music Hall, 323 W. Baker St.; $10 advance, $12 at the door; 426-6434.

SATURDAYCougar Hunter – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, Pro-Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road; no cover; 483-4421.

VARIETY

TODAYSteve Lupkin and Michael Patterson – 6:30 p.m.; Venice Bar and Restaurant, 2242 Goshen Road; no cover; 482-1618.

TODAYThe J Taylors – 7 p.m.; Coody Brown’s, Wolcottville; no cover.

TODAYGov’t Cheeze – 8 p.m.; Duckfoots Landing, 5445 Behm Road, Celina, Ohio; no cover; 419-394-5000.

TODAYRemnants – 8:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 241, 7605 Bluffton Road; no cover; 747-7851.

TODAYJustus III – 7:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 296, 130 W. Tillman Road; $4; 456-2988.

TODAYKat Bowers – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guest- house, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

TODAYChris Worth – 9 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bayview Road, Angola; no cover; 260-833-7082.

TODAYBuy All Means – 9 p.m.; Covington Bar and Grill, 6330 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; 432-6660.

TODAY AND SATURDAYJohnny Sprocket – 9:30 p.m.; Skip’s Party Place, 110 W. Maumee St., Angola; cover after 8 p.m.; 260-665-3922.

SATURDAYCreative Combustion – The Wickersham Brothers and the Hope Arthur Orchestra, featuring members of the Fort Wayne Philharmonic; 7 p.m.; 816 Pint and Slice, 816 S. Calhoun St.; $5; 423-6600.

SATURDAYJuke Joint Jive – 10 p.m.; The Wet Spot, 254 N. 2nd St., Decatur; call for price information, 260-728-9031.

SATURDAYGov’t Cheeze – 9 p.m.; Draft Horse Saloon, 9475 W. Indiana 120, Orland; no cover; 260-829-6465.

SATURDAYRay Harris – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guest- house, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

SATURDAYMatt Capps – 4 p.m.; J.K. O’Donnell’s, 121 W. Wayne St.; for price, 420-5563.

SATURDAYSierra Shame – 9 p.m.; Covington Bar and Grill, 6330 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; 432-6660.

MONDAYOpen Mic – 7:30 p.m.; C2G, Music Hall, 323 W. Baker St.; for cost, 426-6434.

WEDNESDAYChris Worth – 8 p.m.; Jimmy’s on James, Lake James; no cover; 260-833-9676.

THURSDAYRobbie V and Heidi – 7:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 409, 14133 Leo Road, Leo-Cedarville; no cover; 627-2628.

THURSDAYChris Worth – 8 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bayview Road, Angola; no cover; 260-833-7082.

NEW SHOWS

Billy Branch and the Sons of the Blues: Featuring Bill Lupkin; 7 p.m. April 26; $50 advance, $60 day of show; benefits Allen County Council on Aging; 745-1200, ext. 228.

“Down the Country Line 2”: 7 p.m. May 4; five local bands perform country songs; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $10 advance, $12 week of show; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

MORE SHOWS

Vicki Lawrence and “Mama”: 7:30 p.m. show sold out; 2 p.m. show added; April 5; Niswonger Performing Art Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; $41 to $18; 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

Francesca Battistelli: Also the Afters, City Harbor and Andy Cherry; 7 p.m. April 6; First Assembly of God, 1400 W. Washington Center Road; $15 advance, $20 at the door; 1-800-965-9324 or www.itickets.com.

Celtic Woman: 3 p.m. April 7; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $102, $62, $42; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

“An Evening with C.S. Lewis”: Featuring David Payne; 6 p.m.; April 13; The Summit, 1025 W. Rudisill Blvd.; $20 advance, $25 at the door; 1-800-965-9324 or www.itickets.com.

Çudamani: Indonesian musical group; 7:30 p.m.; April 13; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $14 adults, $5 students and seniors; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Barry Manilow: 7:30 p.m.; April 18; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $129.99 to $9.99; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

The Lettermen: 7:30 p.m. April 19; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $50, $34, $24, $14; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Pete Rose Live: 7:30 p.m. April 20; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $24, $34, $44, $75; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Phillips, Craig and Dean: 7:30 p.m. April 26; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $40, $25, $18, $12; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Audio Adrenaline: 7:30 p.m. April 26; Blackhawk Ministries, 7400 E. State Blvd.; $15 advance, $20 at the door; 1-800-965-9324 or www.itickets.com.

Brian Regan: 7 p.m. April 28; Morris PAC, South Bend; $38.50; 574-235-9190 or www.livenation.com.

Willie Nelson & Family: 7:30 p.m. May 7; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $100, $69, $49, $29; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Jillian Michaels: Health fitness guru’s “Maximize Your Life Tour”; 7:30 p.m.; May 8; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $29 to $100; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Bullet For My Valentine: With Halestorm and Young Guns; May 8; Memorial Coliseum Expo Center, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $29 to $35, plus applicable service fees; 1-800-745-3000.

Kenny Chesney: With Eli Young Band and Kacey Musgraves; 7 p.m.; May 16; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $25 to $79.50; 1-800-745-3000.

Bill Anderson, Jeanne Robertson and Jamey Johnson: 7:30 p.m. May 18; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $25 to $50; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

An Evening with Garrison Keillor: 7 p.m. May 20; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $25 to $65; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Alice in Chains: May 21; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; reserved, $80, $48; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

B.B. King: 7:30 p.m. June 4; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $29 to $100; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

“Friend Fest”: Featuring TobyMac, Matthew West, Building 429 Peter Furler, Kari Jobe, Jamie Grace and Big Daddy Weave; June 21 and 22; Amish Acres, Nappanee; tickets, 1-800-426-2898 or www.wfrnfriendfest.com.

Alice Cooper: 8 p.m. July 10; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $29.50 to $62.50; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

Ticketmaster outlets, including 1-800-745-3000 in Fort Wayne, Embassy Theatre, Piere’s, 5655 St. Joe Road, and Wooden Nickel record stores (except 3422 N. Anthony Blvd.). Ticketmaster’s website is Ticketmaster.com.

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