In Concert

Colonial Theatre

227 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-917-1228.

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Dar Williams.

$20-$35.50. 12/9. 8 pm.

Crossing Vineyards & Winery

1853 Wrightstown Rd., Washington Crossing; 215-493-6500.

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Eric Mintel Quartet: A Jazz Holiday.

$45. 12/9. 7:30-9:30 pm.

Electric Factory

421 N. Seventh St.; 215-569-9400.

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Get the Led Out.

$22.50. 12/9. 8:30 pm.

The Devil Wears Prada.

$20. 12/10. 7 pm.

First Unitarian Church

2125 Chestnut St.; 267-765-5210.

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The Yule Ball 2011.

$15. 12/10. 2:30 pm.

The Maine.

$20. 12/15. 7 pm.

Grand Opera House

818 N. Market St., Wilmington; 302-652-5577.

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Irish Christmas in America.

$22-$28. 12/11. 7 pm.

House of Blues

801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City; 609-236-2543.

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Anthony Hamilton.

$30-$50. 12/10. 8 pm.

Keswick Theatre

291 Keswick Ave., Glenside; 215-572-7650.

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Javier Colon.

$29.50-$39.50. 12/9. 8 pm.

Kimmel Center

Broad & Spruce Sts.; 215-893-1999.

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Peter Nero & the Philly Pops: Holiday Pops.

$26-$110. 12/9.

Hannibal Lokumbe & the Music Liberation Orchestra: Can You Hear God Crying?

$15-$45. 12/13. 7:30 pm.

The Philadelphia Society for Art, Literature & Music

5841 Overbrook Ave.; 215-477-7578.

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Dan May.

$20 advance; $25 day of show. 12/9. 8 pm.

The Record Collector

358 Farnsworth Ave., Bordentown; 609-324-0880.

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The Grip Weeds.

$15 day of show. 12/9. 7:30 pm.

Mulebone.

$12 advance; $15 day of show. 12/10. 7:30 pm.

Bambi Kino.

$10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/11. 7:30 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

Main St. & Temple Ave., Sellersville; 215-257-5808.

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Emerson Hart.

$25-$39.50. 12/9. 8 pm.

Eric Mintel Quartet: A Jazz Holiday.

$19.50-$29.50; $9.50 students. 12/10. 2 pm.

JD Crowe & the New South.

$29.50-$40. 12/10. 8 pm.

Keller Williams.

$33-$45. 12/11. 7:30 pm.

The Kings of Christmas.

$35-$50. 12/14.

The Theater of the Living Arts

334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

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Dir en Grey.

$30 day of show. 12/9. 7 pm.

Between the Buried & Me.

$20 advance; $23 day of show. 12/10. 7 pm.

Street Dogs.

$14 advance; $16 day of show. 12/11. 7 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483.

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City & Colour.

$25 day of show. 12/9.

VNV Nation.

$22.50 advance; $25 day of show. 12/10. 7:30 pm.

Autocracy East.

$10. 12/11. 7:30 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

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The Barr Brothers.

$15 day of show. 12/9. 8 pm.

D&M Holiday Extravaganza.

$15. 12/9. 8 pm.

Robin Thicke.

$30-$40. 12/10. 8 pm.

Shannon Corey.

$10. 12/10. 8 pm.

Matuto.

$11 advance; $13 day of show. 12/10. 10:30 pm.

Ximena Sarinana.

$19-$24 advance; $21-$26 day of show; $10 food and drink minimum for reserved seating. 12/11. 8 pm.

Hotlanta.

$13. 12/11. 8 pm.

Monday Jazz Jam.

$5. 12/12.

Big Sam's Funky Nation.

$18-$36 advance; $20-$38 day of show; $10 food and drink minimum for reserved seating. 12/13. 8 pm.

World Cafe Live at the Queen

500 N. Market St., Wilmington; 302-994-1400. queentickets.worldcafelive.com.

4W5 Blues Jam.

12/14.

Universal Funk Order.

$9. 12/10. 8:30 pm.

Graham Colton.

$18 advance; $20 day of show. 12/11. 7 pm.

Groove Night.

$5. 12/12.

Ginger Coyle.

12/15. 5 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

The Barbary

951 Frankford Ave.; 215-634-7400.

. Mother of Mercy. $15. 12/15. 7 pm.

The Blockley 38th & Chestnut St.; 215-222-1234. www.theblockley.com. Brass Heaven Featuring Jeff Bradshaw. 12/13. Dopapod. $8-$10. 12/9. 9 pm. Archnemesis. $10-$13. 12/14. 9 pm.

Chris' Jazz Cafe 1421 Sansom St.; 215-568-3131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com/. Open Mike Night With the James Santangelo Trio. $2. 12/13. Jazz Jam With Luke O'Reilly. $10; $5 musicians with instruments. 12/9. 11:30 pm. Ladies Night Out. $15. 12/9. 8 pm. Winard Harper Sextet. $20-$22. 12/10. Jesse Fischer. $10. 12/10. 11:30 pm. Ed Jakuboski. $10. 12/13. 7-10 pm. Mike Kennedy Quartet. $5-$10. 12/14. 7-10 pm. Timmy Douglas. $10; $5 students. 12/14. 10 pm. City Rhythm Orchestra. $15. 12/15. 7-10 pm. Gabe Globus Band. $5-$10. 12/15. 10 pm.

Fergie's Pub 1214 Sansom St.; 215-928-8118. www.fergies.com. Traditional Irish Session. 12/10. Dave Steel Blues Band. 12/10. 10 pm. Rusty Cadillac. 12/11.

Finnigan's Wake 537 N. Third St.; 215-574-9317. www.finnigans.com. Mike Anthony Thompson & Friends. 12/12.

The Fire 412 W. Girard Ave.; 267-671-9298. www.iourecords.com/thefire/. The Circadian Rhythms. 12/9. 9 pm. The Chelsea Kills, canceled. Fleet Walker. $7. 12/13. 9 pm. Fort Wilson Riot. $7. 12/14. 9 pm. The Miscreants. $7. 12/15. 9 pm.

Fluid Nightclub 613 S. 4th St.; 215-629-3686. www.fluidnightclub.com. Tastytreats. $7. 12/10. Fast, Cheap & Out of Control. $5. 12/11.

The Grape Room 105 Grape St.; 215-930-0321. www.graperoommusic.com. The Great Socio. $7. 12/9. 8 pm. Victoria Spaeth & the Spaeth Cadets. $7. 12/10. 7:30 pm. Zilla Rocca. $5. 12/13. 8 pm. Pocket Vinyl. $5. 12/14. 8 pm.

JC Dobbs 304 South St.; 215-925-4053. www.jcdobbslive.com. Vintage Kicks. $10. 12/9. 8 pm.

Johnny Brenda's 1201 Frankford Ave.; 215-739-9684. johnnybrendas.com. Jesse Malin & The St. Marks Social. $10. 12/9. 9:15 pm. Steve Goldberg & the Arch Enemies. $10. 12/10. 9:15 pm. The Big Horn Jazz Band. $10. 12/11. 6 pm. Black Cobra. $12. 12/12. 8:30 pm. Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. $12. 12/13. 9:15 pm.

Kung Fu Necktie 1248 N. Front St.; 215-291-4919. www.myspace.com/kungfunecktiebar. The Extraordinaires. $8. 12/9. 7:30 pm. Steppin' Out. $3. 12/10. 10 pm. The Dead Milkmen. $15. 12/10. 8 pm. Sold out. Rocket From the Tombs. $15. 12/11. 8 pm. Gospel Music. $5. 12/12. 8 pm. The Downtown Club. $7. 12/13. 8 pm. Klub Kids. $2. 12/14. Turn Off Your Radio. 12/15. 11 pm. JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/15. 7:30 pm.

LaRose Jazz Club 5531 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-4415. All-Star, All Women Jazz Jam. $20. 12/11. 6-10 pm.

Mermaid Inn 7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797. www.themermaidinn.net. The Planets Rockin' Blues. 12/9. 8 pm. Rock Salt & Nails. 12/10. 8 pm. Summoning the Sun. 12/13. 8 pm. Listening to the Past. 12/14. 8 pm. The Amendments. 12/15. 8 pm.

North Star Bar 2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488. www.northstarrocks.com. Meeting in the Aisle. $15. 12/9. 9 pm. Big Fat Marker. $10. 12/10. 9 pm. Gospel Music. $8. 12/11. 8 pm. The Joy Formidable. 12/12. 7 pm. The Canon Logic. $10. 12/14. 8 pm. Bronze Radio Return. $10. 12/15. 8 pm.

Silk City Diner & Lounge 435 Spring Garden St.; 215-592-8838. www.myspace.com/phillysilkcity. Anything U Can Shake YrHips2. $6; $3 ladies. 12/10.

Tin Angel at Serrano 20 S. 2nd St.; 215-928-0978. www.tinangel.com. Francis Dunnery. $25. 12/9. Laura Cheadle. $10. 12/9. 10:30 pm. Cabinet. $10. 12/10. 10:30 pm. The Gil Scott- Heron Experience. $20. 12/11. 7 pm. Jim Hanft. $10. 12/14. 8 pm. Elizabeth & The Catapult. $10. 12/15. 8 pm.

Warmdaddy's 1400 S. Columbus Blvd.; 215-462-2000. www.warmdaddys.com. Carol Riddick. $20. 12/9. Gospel Brunch Hosted by CeCe McGhee. 12/11.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Brownies 23 East

23 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore; 610-649-8389.

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. Liquid A. $6. 12/9. 10 pm. Lima Bean Riot. $6. 12/10. 10 pm.

Burlap & Bean 204 S Newtown St., Newtown Square; 484-427-4547. www.burlapandbean.com. New Sweden. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/9. 8 pm. Alfred James Band. $10. 12/10. 8 pm.

Kennett Flash 102 Sycamore Alley, Kennett Square; 484-732-8295. www.kennettflash.org. Sisters 3. $12 day of show. 12/9. 8 pm. Mightychondria. $12 advance; $15 day of show. 12/10. 8-11 pm. Lili Anel. $12 advance; $15 day of show. 12/10. 8-11 pm. Blue Monday Jam. $5; $3 players. 12/12.

MilkBoy Coffee 2 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore; 610-645-5269. www.milkboycoffee.com. Carla Bean. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/10. 8 pm. The Whispering Tree. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/10. 8 pm. Jazz Open Mike. 12/12.

The Rusty Nail 2580 Haverford Rd., Ardmore; 610-649-6245. www.thenail1.com. The Nail Live Radio Show. 12/11.

The Note 142 E. Market St., West Chester; 1-800-059-4849. www.thenotewc.com. Fear Nuttin Band. $10. 12/9. 9 pm. Pinups for Pitbulls Benefit Concert. $12-$15. 12/10. 9 pm. Our Friend Our Fight: Concert for Kathy & Sarcoma Awareness. $20. 12/11. 5 pm.

Puck 85 Printers Alley, Doylestown; 215-348-9000. www.pucklive.com. Meghan Cary. $10. 12/9. 7 pm. Ball & Chain. $10. 12/10. 7 pm.

Steel City Coffeehouse 203 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-933-4043. www.steelcitycoffeehouse.com/. Phil Minissale. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/9. 8:30 pm. Burning Bridget Cleary. $15 advance; $18 day of show. 12/10. 9 pm.

New Jersey

KatManDu

50 Riverview Plaza, Trenton; 609-393-7300.

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. Loca Latin Dance Party. $8. 12/14.

Delaware

The Blue Parrot Bar & Grille

1934 W. Sixth St., Wilmington; 302-655-8990.

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. The Bullets. 12/15.

Catherine Rooney's Irish Pub 1616 Delaware Ave., Wilmington; 302-654-9700. www.catherinerooneys.com. Whirled Peas. 12/14.

Home Grown Cafe 126 E. Main St., Newark; 302-266-6993. www.homegrowncafe.com/. Boomslang. 12/9. 10 pm. Unity Reggae Band. 12/10. 10 pm. Hot Toddy & the Wilmington Wastoids. 12/14.