In Concert

Annenberg Center

3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-6701. www.annenbergcenter.org. A Celtic Christmas With Cherish the Ladies. $20-$55. 12/16. 7 pm.

Arden Gild Hall

2126 The Highway, Wilmington; 302-475-3126. www.ardenclub.com. Jane Siberry. $25; $20 members. 12/15. 8 pm.

Crossing Vineyards & Winery

1853 Wrightstown Rd., Washington Crossing; 215-493-6500. www.crossingvineyards.com. Eric Mintel Quartet. $45. 12/14. 7-9 pm.

Electric Factory

421 N. Seventh St.; 215-569-9400. www.livenation.com. Band of Horses. $27.50. 12/14. 8:30 pm. Get the Led Out. $22.50. 12/15. 8:30 pm.

Grand Opera House

818 N. Market St., Wilmington; 302-652-5577. www.TheGrandWilmington.org. Sweet Honey in the Rock. $32-$39. 12/19. 8 pm.

International House of Philadelphia

3701 Chestnut St.; 215-387-5125. www.ihousephilly.org/. The Frode Gjerstad Trio. $15. 12/14. 9 pm.

Kimmel Center

Broad & Spruce Sts.; 215-893-1999. www.kimmelcenter.org. Peter Nero & the Philly Pops: Holiday Pops. $26-$111. 12/14. Sittin' In. 12/18. 7:30 pm.

Montgomery County Community College

340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell; 215-641-6518. www.mc3.edu. Annual Philadelphia Guitar Summit. $12-$28. 12/15. 8 pm.

The Philadelphia Society for Art, Literature & Music

5841 Overbrook Ave.; 215-477-7578. www.thepsalm.org. David Amram. $25 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Adelante. $16 advance; $20 day of show. 12/15. 8 pm.

The Record Collector

358 Farnsworth Ave., Bordentown; 609-324-0880. www.the-record-collector.com. Andy Shernoff. $20 day of show. 12/14. 7:30 pm. Jet Weston & His Atomic Ranch Hands. $12 advance; $15 day of show. 12/15. 7:30 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

Main St. & Temple Ave., Sellersville; 215-257-5808. www.st94.com. Cheryl Wheeler. $25-$40. 12/14. 8 pm. Trout Fishing in America. $25; $15 children. 12/15. Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver. $33-$45. 12/15. 8 pm. Reflections of the Rat Pack: A Rat Pack Christmas. $29.50-$40. 12/16. 1 pm. Irish Christmas in America. $25-$39.50. 12/16. 7:30 pm. Bluegrass Jam With Ed Lick. 12/18. Craig Thatcher. $21.50-$29.50. 12/20. 8 pm.

The Theater of the Living Arts

334 South St.; 215-922-1011. www.theateroflivingarts.net. Streetlight Manifesto. $20 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Man Overboard. $17 advance; $20 day of show. 12/15. 5 pm. Motionless in White. $18 advance; $21 day of show. 12/16. 6 pm. Good Old War. $20 advance; $23 day of show. 12/20. 8 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483. www.thetroc.com. The Polyphonic Spree. $22 day of show. 12/14. 7 pm. Monster Magnet. $20 advance; $22 day of show. 12/16. 8 pm. Rita Ora. $25 advance; $27 day of show. 12/20. 8 pm.

Wells Fargo Center

3601 S. Broad St.; 215-336-3600. www.wellsfargocenterphilly.com. Trans-Siberian Orchestra. $33-$73. 12/14.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400. http://www.worldcafelive.com. Caravan of Thieves. $10. 12/15. 9 pm. Concrete Blonde. $30-$40 advance; $32-$42 day of show. 12/15. 8 pm. The Record Shop TV Show Filming. $12. 12/16. 6:30 pm. Monday Jazz Jam. $5. 12/17. Highkixmas. $15. 12/19. 8 pm. Philly Rising Showcase. 12/19. The BoomBox Collective. 12/20. 8 pm.

World Cafe Live at the Queen

500 N. Market St., Wilmington; 302-994-1400. queentickets.worldcafelive.com. 4W5 Blues Jam. 12/19. Bronze Radio Return. $19 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Raul Malo. $41 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Peanut Butter & Jams Welcomes Bari Koral Family Rock Band. $10; $7 children 1-12; free under 1. 12/15. 11:30 am. Box of Rain. $13. 12/15. 8 pm. Loudon Wainwright III. $35 advance; $40 day of show. 12/15. 8 pm. Groove Night. $5. 12/17. Michael G. Ronstadt, Cellist. $16. 12/20. 8 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

The Blockley 38th & Chestnut St.; 215-222-1234. www.theblockley.com. The Manhattan Project. $15-$18. 12/15. 9 pm. Super Galactic Expansive. $5. 12/18. 8 pm. Donna the Buffalo. $15-$18. 12/20. 8 pm.

Chris' Jazz Cafe 1421 Sansom St.; 215-568-3131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com/. Jimmy Bruno & Eric Alexander. $20-$25. 12/14. The Ben Sutin Trio. $10; $5 students. 12/18. 7 pm. Luke O'Reilly Group. $10; $5 students. 12/18. 10 pm. Ben Lupinacci Sextet. $10; $5 students. 12/19. 7 pm. Sang Won Jeong Quintet. $5-$10. 12/19. 10 pm. Earl Phillips Big Band. $15. 12/20. 7 pm. Dan Pearce Band. $5-$10. 12/20. 10 pm.

Fergie's Pub 1214 Sansom St.; 215-928-8118. www.fergies.com. Traditional Irish Session. 12/15.

The Fire 412 W. Girard Ave.; 267-671-9298. www.iourecords.com/thefire/. The Goodnight Lights. $8. 12/14. 8:30 pm. Country Mice. $8. 12/15. 9 pm. Robot Hearts. $8. 12/16. 9 pm. Spirit Animal. $7. 12/19. 8 pm.

The Grape Room 105 Grape St.; 215-930-0321. www.graperoommusic.com. Schoolly D. $7. 12/14. 8 pm. Rev. TJ McGlinchey. 12/15. 8 pm. Tom O'Connor. 12/19. 8 pm. Ryan Tennis. 12/20. 8 pm.

Johnny Brenda's 1201 Frankford Ave.; 215-739-9684. johnnybrendas.com. Serpent Throne. $10. 12/14. 9:15 pm. Strand of Oaks. $10. 12/15. 9:15 pm. The Big Horn Jazz Band. $10. 12/16.

Kung Fu Necktie 1248 N. Front St.; 215-291-4919. www.myspace.com/kungfunecktiebar. The Blessed Muthas. $10. 12/14. 7:30 pm. Ape School. $10. 12/15. 7:30 pm. Transcendental Electrocution. $3. 12/15. 11 pm. Black Table. $8. 12/16. 8 pm. Ambassadors. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/17. 8 pm. Green Jelly. 12/19. 8 pm.

LaRose Jazz Club 5531 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-4415. Jazz Bridge Benefit - Larry McKenna to receive award. $20. 12/16. 6-10 pm.

Legendary Dobbs 304 South St.; 215-925-4053. www.dobbsphilly.com. Waylon Speed. $10. 12/14. 7 pm. Supreem & the New Experience. $8. 12/20. 8 pm.

The Manhattan Room (M Room) 15 W. Girard Ave.; 215-739-5577. www.themanhattanroom.com/. As Alice Sleeps. $8. 12/15. 9 pm.

Mermaid Inn 7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797. www.themermaidinn.net. Psych-A-Billy. 12/14. 9:30 pm. Papo Gely. 12/20. 9 pm.

North Star Bar 2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488. www.northstarbar.com. The Slackers. $17 day of show. 12/14. 9 pm. The Vacant Lots. $10. 12/15. 9 pm. Local H. $12. 12/17. 8 pm. Whatever We Are. $5 advance; $7 day of show. 12/18. 7 pm. Churchill. $10. 12/20. 8 pm.

Ortlieb's Lounge 847 N. 3d St.; 215-568-1616. www.ortliebslounge.com. Jazz Jam Session. 12/18. Open Mic Soul Jam. 12/19. Sittin' Back With Slo 'n Shakey. 12/20.

Plough & The Stars 123 Chestnut St.; 215-733-0300. www.ploughstars.com/. Traditional Irish Music Session. 12/16.

Silk City Diner & Lounge 435 Spring Garden St.; 215-592-8838. www.silkcityphilly.com/. Anything U Can Shake YrHips2. $7; $3 ladies. 12/15.

Tin Angel at Serrano 20 S. 2nd St.; 215-928-0978. www.tinangel.com. Sharon Katz & The Peace Train. $20. 12/14. 7:30 pm. Dan Bern. $22. 12/15. 7:30 pm. Don McCloskey. $10. 12/15. 10:30 pm. Bill Kirchen. $15. 12/16. 7 pm.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Blarney Stone 1227 W. Chester Pike, West Chester; 610-436-5222. Check Minus. 12/14. 8 pm. Jeff D Duo. 12/15. 8 pm.

Burlap & Bean 204 S Newtown St., Newtown Square; 484-427-4547. www.burlapandbean.com. Jenny & Tyler. $15 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Chris Velan. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/15. 8 pm.

Kennett Flash 102 Sycamore Alley, Kennett Square; 484-732-8295. www.kennettflash.org. Andrew Lipke. $15 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Live At The Fillmore. $15 advance; $18 day of show. 12/15. 8 pm. Blue Monday Jam. $5; $3 players. 12/17.

MilkBoy Coffee 2 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore; 610-645-5269. www.milkboycoffee.com. At Sea. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Keystone A Cappella. $5-$8. 12/15. 7 pm. Jazz Open Mic. 12/17.

The Note 142 E. Market St., West Chester; 800-059-4849. www.thenotewc.com. Terrible Things. $1. 12/15. 9 pm.

Puck 85 Printers Alley, Doylestown; 215-348-9000. www.pucklive.com. LightPoint. 12/14. 7 pm.

Steel City Coffeehouse 203 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-933-4043. www.steelcitycoffeehouse.com/. Tracy Grammer. $15 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. Chris & Brendan. $12-$19 advance; $15 day of show. 12/15. 8 pm.

New Jersey

Bus Stop Music Cafe 148 S. Broadway, Pitman; 856-582-0009. www.busstopmusiccafe.com/. Open Mic With The Kitchen Pickers. 12/18. String Theory. 12/20.

Delaware

The Blue Parrot Bar & Grille 1934 W. Sixth St., Wilmington; 302-655-8990. www.blueparrotgrille.com. The Bullets. 12/20. The Teletones. 12/14. 9 pm. The Hold-Up. 12/15. 9 pm.