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ACOUSTIC

TODAY – Dan Smyth Trio – 9 p.m.; Checkerz, 1706 W. Till Road; no cover; 489-0286.

SATURDAY – Dan Smyth Trio – 10 p.m.; Legends, 19 E. Market St., Huntington; no cover; 260-359-0610.

MONDAY – Scratch N Sniff – 6:30 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

WEDNESDAY – David Wolfe – 6:30 p.m.; Sit ’N Bull Pub, 101 S. Main St., LaOtto; 260-897-3052.

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

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

THURSDAY – 2 Wheels Good – 8 p.m.; Duty’s Buckets, 6282 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; 459-1352.

BLUEGRASS

SATURDAY – Drew Munger, Daryl Wayne Dasher – 7 p.m.; Black Swamp Nature Center, Paulding, Ohio; $15 to $10; 419-399-4315.

CHRISTIAN

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

SATURDAY – Wilburn and Wilburn – Doors open at 6 p.m.; Gospel Barn, 3550 Indiana 1 S., Bluffton; tickets available at the door; www.thegospelbarnofbluffton.com.

SATURDAY – Tess Brown and Sam Helton – 7 p.m.; Inspiration Ministries at Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; donations; 260-443-2408.

SATURDAY – Tom Kennerk – “The Sax Man”; 7 p.m.; Buck Lake Ranch, 2705 W. Buck Lake Road, Angola; 260-665-6699.

CLASSICAL

SATURDAY – Fort Wayne Philharmonic – Masterworks preview; 7:30 p.m.; Foellinger Theatre, Franke Park; free, but ticket required; 481-0777 or www.fwphil.org.

COUNTRY

TODAY – John Curran and Renegade – 6:30 p.m.; Jefferson Pointe; no cover.

TODAY – Jordan Brooker – 9 p.m.; Mimi’s Retreat, 125 E. Ninth St., Auburn; call for price information, 260-925-2008.

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

SATURDAY – Joel Young Band – 9:30 p.m.; Skully’s Boneyard, 415 E. Dupont Road; no cover; 637-0198.

SATURDAY – Jordan Brooker – 10 p.m.; Traxside Bar & Grill, 118 N. Peters St., Garrett; call for price information, 260-357-4287.

SATURDAY – Gunslinger– 10 p.m.; Neon Armadillo, 6040 Lima Road; $5 cover; 490-5060.

SATURDAY – John Curran and Renegade – 10 p.m.; Rusty Spur, 10350 Leo Road; cover, 755-3465.

THURSDAY – John Curran and Renegade – 7:30 p.m.; Harlan Days, Harlan; no cover.

JAZZ

TODAY – Todd Harrold Band – 9 p.m.; Skully’s Boneyard, 415 E. Dupont Road; call for price information, 637-0198.

SATURDAY – Todd Harrold Band – 7 p.m.; Lafayette Place Esplanade, between Congress Avenue and Sherwood Terrace; free, bring lawn chair or blanket.

THURSDAY – “Jazz on the Lawn” featuring Sam Fazio Sextet – 7 p.m.; Honeywell House, Wabash; $10 adults, $5 youth through high school; bring lawn chairs or blanket; 260-563-2326, ext. 21, or www.honeywellhouse.org.

THURSDAY – Todd Harrold Trio – 7:30 p.m.; The Brownstone Café, 105 S. State St., South Whitley; call for price information, 260-723-5545.

OLDIES

TODAY – Spike and the Bulldogs – 7:30 p.m.; DeKalb Outdoor Theater, 301 S. Center St., Auburn; free; bring lawn chairs or blanket; www.dekalboutdoortheater.org.

SATURDAY – Junk Yard Band – 8 p.m.; Cold Springs Resort, 260 LN 120, Hamilton Lake; $8 cover; 260-488-2920.

ROCK

TODAY – Dan Smyth – 5 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; no cover; 422-5055.

TODAY – Eclipse – 9 p.m.; O’Reilly’s Irish Bar and Restaurant, 301 W. Jefferson Blvd.; call for price information, 267-9679.

SATURDAY – Fight or Flight – Also Mindset Evolution; 8 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $5; 486-1979.

SATURDAY – Vandolah – 9 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

SATURDAY – One Eyed Nookie – 10 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; $5 cover; 422-5055.

TUESDAY – Steely Dan – 7:30 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $125, $79.50, $59.50, $39.50; 1-800-745-3000.

VARIETY

TODAY AND SATURDAY – Prime Time – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

TODAY AND SATURDAY – Gov’t Cheeze – 10 p.m.; Martin’s, 115 N. Randolph St., Garrett; no cover; 260-357-4290.

TODAY – Renegade – Friday Nites Live; 6:30 p.m.; Jefferson Pointe Shopping Center, 4110 W. Jefferson Blvd.; free; 459-1160.

TODAY – Classic Voice – 7 p.m.; Venice Restaurant, 2242 Goshen Road; call for price information and reservations, 482-1618.

TODAY – Ted Vigil – Music of John Denver; 7 p.m.; Fountain Park, Van Wert, Ohio; free; bring lawn chairs or blankets; 419-852-7353.

TODAY – The J Taylors – 7:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 253, 756 Indiana 13 S., North Webster; no cover.

TODAY – The Bel Airs – 8 p.m.; Foellinger Theatre, Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $5; 427-6000.

TODAY – Roots Rock Society – Also TRIAAC Jenbe Ensemble; 8:30 p.m.; Foellinger-Freimann Botanical Conservatory, 1100 S. Calhoun St.; $6 adults, free to ages 12 and younger; 427-6440 or www.bontanicalconservatory.org.

TODAY – Pink Promenade – 8:30 p.m.; Muensterberg Plaza and Clock Tower, Berne; www.berneclocktower.org.

TODAY – Dance Floor Freaks – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, Pro Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road; no cover.

TODAY – Heartbeat City – 9 p.m.; Tilted Kilt, 4541 Illinois Road; no cover; 459-3985.

TODAY – Pink Droyd – 9 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bayview Road, Angola; $5 advance, $8 day of the show; 260-833-7082.

TODAYChris Worth and Co. – 9 p.m.; 4D’s Bar & Grill, 1820 Dupont Road; no cover; 490-6488.

TODAY – URB – 10 p.m.; North Star Bar, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 482-2441.

SATURDAY – “The Stalemate” – Opera; 2 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $7 adults, $5 seniors and ages 6 and younger; www.fwembassytheatre.org.

SATURDAY – “Rock the Plaza” – Featuring Brian Lemert Trio, Ivory West, Yet to be Mute, Unlikely Alibi; 6 p.m.; Allen County Public Library, 900 Library Plaza; bring lawn chairs or blanket; 421-1246.

SATURDAY – Tower Jam Fest – 7:30 to 10:30 p.m.; Muensterberg Plaza and Clock Tower, Berne; www.berneclocktower.org.

SATURDAY – The J Taylors – 8:30 p.m.; dinner at 6 p.m.; Lighted Gardens Banquet and Reception Center, 10794 Indiana 1 N., Ossian; $17.95 adults, $16.95 seniors, $7.95 ages 3 to 10; reservations, 622-4023.

SATURDAY – Breaking Tradition – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, Pro Bowl West, 1455 Goshen Road; no cover; 482-4889.

SATURDAY – Sugar Shot – 10 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bayview Road, Lake James, Angola; no cover; 260-833-7082.

SUNDAYJD Smith – 1 p.m.; Army Navy Club, 2025 Olladale Drive; $3 cover, open to the public; 444-4045.

WEDNESDAY – Fort Wayne Philharmonic String Quintet – “Random Act of Music”; 3 p.m.; Science Central, 1950 N. Clinton St.

WEDNESDAY – Party Boat Band – 7 p.m.; Indian Trails Park on Aboite Center Road; free; bring lawn chairs or blankets, also bug spray; 432-0970.

THURSDAY – “Lunch on the Square” – Featuring Jug Huffers; 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.; courtyard at One Summit Square; free; 420-3266 ext. 3040.

THURSDAY – Island Vibe – 7 p.m.; El Azteca, 535 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 482-2172.

THURSDAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 7:30 p.m.; Leo Legion Post 409, 11433 Leo Road, Leo-Cedarville; no cover; 260-672-2628.

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

THURSDAY – “Meet the Music” – Featuring David and Hadley Todoran, Duane Eby and Jane Heald, and Martin Brothers Blues Band; 8 p.m.; C2G Music Hall, 323 W. Baker St.; free; 426-6434.

THURSDAY – Open Stage Jam – Hosted by Pop ‘N’ Fresh; 8:30 p.m.; Office Tavern, 3306 Brooklyn Ave.; call for price information, 478-5827.

NEW SHOWS

Freedom Fest: Featuring the Charlie Daniels Band, Jordan Brooker, Colt Ford, Tyler Farr, Joel Crouse; 3 p.m. Aug. 4; Headwaters Park, 330 S. Clinton St.; $15 advance, $20 day of show; 490-5060 or www.neonarmadillo.com.

MORE SHOWS

Spike and the Bulldogs: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 2; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $5; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Hillsong Live: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 9; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $42, $32, $17 advance; 1-800-745-3000.

Josh Turner: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $75, $54, $38, $24; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Eddie Griffin and Friends: Sept. 1; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $68 VIP, $48, $38, $28 reserved; 1-800-745-3000.

The Time Jumpers: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 14; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $75, $54, $34; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

The Moody Blues: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 1; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $125, $85, $65, $45; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Michael W. Smith: Oct. 5; Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; tickets, 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

“Celtic Thunder: Mythology”: 7:30 p.m. Oct. 12; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $29 to $100; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Debby Boone: 3 p.m. Oct. 20; Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; $30; 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

Straight No Chaser: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 18; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $45, $38, $28; 1-800-745-3000.

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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