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  • Courtesy Helen Messenger Beach Slang will perform Wednesday at The Brass Rail.

  • Courtesy Joe Justice performs today at Country Heritage Winery.

Friday, May 12, 2017 1:00 am

Music listings

Journal Gazette

Bluegrass

TODAY – Aaron Graber Family – 7 p.m.; Cupbearer Cafe, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; no cover; 260-920-8734.

Christian

TODAY – Energy in Motion: Music of Purcell and Whitacre – 12:10 p.m.; Trinity English Lutheran Church, 450 W. Washington Blvd; free; 426-3424.

SATURDAY – Looking Up – 7 p.m.; Cupbearer Cafe, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; no cover; 260-920-8734.

Classical

TODAY – Philharmonic Live at Lunch – Noon; Allen County Courthouse Rotunda, 715 S. Calhoun St.; free.

Country

TODAY – Montgomery Gentry – 8 p.m.; Ryan Concert Hall, Trine University, 1 University Ave., Angola; $47 to $67; trine.edu/furth.

TODAY – Joe Justice – 5 p.m.; Country Heritage Winery, 185 County Road 68, Laotto; no cover; 260-637-2980.

SATURDAY – Gunslinger – 9:30 p.m.; Susie's Bar & Grill, 1360 W. Center St., Warsaw; no cover; 574-269-5355.

SATURDAY – John Curran and Renegade – 10 p.m.; Duff's Bar, 111 E. Chicago St., Columbia City; 260-244-6978.

SUNDAY – Country Jam 2017 – 2 p.m.; Headwaters Park, 333 S. Clinton St.; free general admission and $20 VIP; FortWayneMusicFestival.com.

WEDNESDAY – Joe Justice – 6 p.m.; Lake City Place, 425 Chinworth Court, Warsaw; no cover; 574-267-9873.

Jazz

TODAY – Todd Harrold and Nick Bobay – 7:30 p.m.; Two EE's Winery, 6808 U.S. 24, Huntington; all ages welcome; 672-2000.

SATURDAY – Todd Harrold and Nick Bobay – 2 p.m.; Art & Music Fest, Coventry Meadows, 7843 W. Jefferson Blvd.; 432-4848.

SATURDAY – Todd Harrold and Nick Bobay – 8 p.m.; Mad Anthony's Auburn Tap Room, 117 N. Main St., Auburn; 260-927-0500.

WEDNESDAY – Francie Zucco Trio – 7 p.m.; Don Hall's Triangle Park, 3010 Trier Road; 482-4342.

Rock

SATURDAY – Rock on the River – 2 p.m.; Headwaters Park, 333 S. Clinton St.; $10, $20 and $35; FortWayneMusicFestival.com.

SATURDAY – Actual Size – 9 p.m.; Hamilton House, 3950 E. Bellefontaine Road, Hamilton; no cover; 260-488-3344.

THURSDAY – Tears for Fears – 7:30 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $49.50, $75 and $99.50; 1-800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

THURSDAY – Chicago – 7:30 p.m.; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $50 to $100; www.FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Variety

TODAY – Electric Spring – 6 p.m.; Headwaters Park, 333 S. Clinton St.; $10 and $25; FortWayneMusicFestival.com.

TODAY – Juke Box Bliss – 9 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

TODAY – Chris Worth – 9 p.m.; Oakwood Resort, 702 E. Lakeview Road, Syracuse; no cover; 855-929-2733.

TODAY – Motor Folkers – 6:30 p.m.; The Venice, 2242 Goshen Road; 482-1618.

TODAY – Sweetwater Allstars – 9 p.m.; Don Hall's Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

SATURDAY – Primetime – 9 p.m.; Don Hall's Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

SATURDAY – Chris Worth & Co. – 8 p.m.; Fort Wayne Sports Club, 3102 Ardmore Ave.; no cover; 432-6011.

SATURDAY – Scratch N Sniff 4.0 with Full Kit Kurt – Fundraiser for the Fraternal Order of Police Blue Bucket Brigade; 8 p.m.; O'Sullivan's Italian Pub, 1808 W. Main St.; no cover; 422-5896.

SUNDAY – Mother's Day Jubilant Song choral concert – 3 p.m.; Manchester Church of the Brethren, 1306 N. Beckley St., Manchester; free.

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

WEDNESDAY – Beach Slang – 8 p.m.; The Brass Rail, 1121 Broadway; $8; 267-5303 or www.brassrailfw.com.

WEDNESDAY – Motor Folkers – 7 p.m.; 469 Sports and Spirits, 1322 Minnich Road, New Haven; no cover; 749-7207.

WEDNESDAY – Chris Worth & Co. – 7 p.m.; Four D's, 1820 W. Dupont Road; no cover; 490-6488.

WEDNESDAY AND THURSDAY – Paul New Stewart – 6 p.m.; The Venice, 2242 Goshen Road; 482-1618.

THURSDAY – Pop n Fresh – 8:30 p.m.; no cover; The Office Tavern, 3306 Brooklyn Ave.

THURSDAY – Jeff McDonald – 7 p.m.; Don Hall's Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; for time, 489-2524.

NEW SHOWS

Magician Michael Carbonaro: 8 p.m. Sept. 15; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $25, $32, $39 and $139; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

MORE SHOWS

Kansas: 8 p.m. May 19; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $39 to $99; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Bob Knight and Gene Keady: 7:30 p.m. May 19; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $29, $45, $55, $99; 800-745-3000 or Ticketmaster.com.

REO Speedwagon: 7:30 p.m. May 21; Niswonger, Van Wert, Ohio; 419-238-6722 or NPACVW.org.

ZZ Top: 7:30 p.m. May 30; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $49 to $99; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Willie Nelson: 7:30 p.m. June 3; Honeywell Center, 275 W. Market St., Wabash; tickets start at $59; 260-563-1102 or HoneywellCenter.org.

Kenny Rogers: 7:30 p.m. June 9; Blue Gate Theatre, 195 N. Van Buren St., Shipshewana; 1-888-447-4725.

Foghat: 8 p.m. June 9; T. Furth Center for Performing Arts, Trine University, 1 University Ave., Angola; $30 to $55; 260-665-4990 or trine.edu/furth.

Christopher Cross with Stephen Bishop: 8 p.m. June 10; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $35 to $55; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Pink Droyd: 9 p.m. June 16; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $25 to $35; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Steve Augeri: 8 p.m. June 17; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $25 to $35; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Chris Stapleton: 7 p.m. June 17; Klipsch Music Center, 12880 E. 146th St., Noblesville; LiveNation.com or 800-745-3000.

The Spinners: 8 p.m. June 24; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $28 to $38; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

The Stranger: 8 p.m. July 1; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $22; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Blue Oyster Cult: 7:30 p.m. July 7; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $39, $59 and $79; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

The Purple Xperience: 7 p.m. July 7; Three Rivers Festival, Headwaters Park; $12 presale, $15 day of show; $5 kids younger than 12; Embassy Theatre box office and Ticketmaster.com.

Rock of the 80s Tour: 7 p.m. July 8; Three Rivers Festival, Headwaters Park; $15 presale, $20 day of show; $5 kids younger than 12; Embassy Theatre box office and Ticketmaster.com.

The Lettermen: 8 p.m. July 8; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $25; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Star 88.3 Music Stage 2017: 5 p.m. July 9; Three Rivers Festival, Headwaters Park; $10 presale, $15 day of show; Star883.com.

Heart and Soul Affair: 7 p.m. July 13; Three Rivers Festival, Headwaters Park; $12 presale, $15 day of show; $5 kids younger than 13; Embassy Theatre box office and Ticketmaster.com.

Zoso: 7 p.m. July 14; Three Rivers Festival, Headwaters Park; $8 presale, $10 day of show; $5 kids younger than 12; Embassy Theatre box office and Ticketmaster.com.

Little River Band: 8 p.m. July 14; T. Furth Center for Performing Arts, Trine University, 1 University Ave., Angola; $40 to $65; 260-665-4990 or trine.edu/furth.

Here Come the Mummies: 7 p.m. July 15; Three Rivers Festival, Headwaters Park; $8 presale, $10 day of show; $5 kids younger than 12; Embassy Theatre box office and Ticketmaster.com.

Diana Ross: 7 p.m. July 16; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $59, $99 and $129; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Brit Floyd: 8 p.m. July 16; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $33, $43 and $53; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

Trace Adkins: 7:30 p.m. July 20; $51.50 to $102.50; Honeywell Center, Wabash; HoneywellCenter.org or 260-563-1102.

Ernie Haase & Signature Sound: 7:30 p.m. July 22; Honeywell Center, Wabash; tickets start at $25; 260-563-1102 or HoneywellCenter.org.

Stayin' Alive: 8 p.m. July 22; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $22; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Barenaked Ladies: 8 p.m. July 23; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $29 to $89; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Hotel California: 8 p.m. July 29; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $22; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

The Beach Boys: 7 p.m. Aug. 3; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $49 to $99; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Tesla: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 3; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $28.50, $48.50 and $63; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.

Herman's Hermits: 8 p.m. Aug. 4; T. Furth Center for Performing Arts, Trine University, 1 University Ave., Angola; $30 to $55; 260-665-4990 or trine.edu/furth.

Aretha Franklin: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $59, $99 and $149; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

BritBeat: 8 p.m. Aug. 19; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $22; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Happy Together Tour: 7 p.m. Aug. 23; Foellinger Theatre, 3411 Sherman Blvd.; $39 to $79; FortWayneParks.org or 427-6000.

Larry Gatlin: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 8; Honeywell Center, 275 W. Market St., Wabash; tickets start at $20; 260-563-1102 or HoneywellCenter.org.

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $69.50, $89.50 and $119.50; 482-9502 or Ticketmaster.com.

Paul Anka: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $49 to $100; HoneywellCenter.org or 260-563-1102.

Howie Mandel: 6:30 and 9 p.m. Oct. 12; Wagon Wheel Center for the Arts, 2515 E. Center St., Warsaw; $55 and $65; 574-267-8041 and WagonWheelCenter.org.

Ron White: 8 p.m. Oct. 13; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $42 and $57; 1-800-745-3000 or www.ticketmaster.com.