In Concert

Appel Farm Arts & Music Center

457 Shirley Rd., Elmer; 609-358-2472.

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John Cephas & Phil Wiggins

. $15. 4/27 8 pm.

Susan Piper

PA-based Christian singer & songwriter.$5. 4/28 7:30 pm.

Colonial Theatre

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

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Rites of Spring Festival

- Performances by Starcastle, Tempustry, Puppet Show, Pendragon, Spock's Beard & more.$40-$100. 4/27-4/29 9 pm.

Greg Brown

. $25; $29.50. 5/3 8 pm.

Electric Factory

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

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Dimmu Borgir

. $23 advance; $26 day of show. 4/28 7:30 pm.

Joss Stone

. $32-$34. 4/30 8 pm.

Saves The Day

. $18.50 advance; $22 day of show. 5/2 7:30 pm.

Modest Mouse

. $36. 5/3 8:30 pm.

First Unitarian Church

2125 Chestnut St.; 267-765-5210.

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Chromelodeon

. 4/27.

Kill Your Idols

. $10. 4/28 3 pm.

Panthers

. $8. 4/29 7:30 pm.

Animosity

. $10. 4/30 7:30 pm.

Sunset Rubdown

. $10. 5/3 8 pm.

Grand Opera House

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

» READ MORE: www.grandopera.org

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Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

. $24-$28. 4/27 8 pm.

Medeski, Martin & Wood

. $27-$32. 4/28 8 pm.

House of Blues - Atlantic City

801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City; 609-236-2543. hob.com/venues/clubvenues/atlanticcity.

The Tragically Hip

. $20-$32. 4/27 7 pm.

Dennis DeYoung

. $37-$52. 4/28 7 pm.

Keswick Theatre

192 N. Keswick Ave., Glenside; 215-572-7650.

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Gordon Lightfoot

. $39-$46. 4/27 8 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

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

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Eddie From Ohio

. $25. 4/27 8 pm.

Four B**chin' Babes

. $32.50. 4/28 8 pm.

Colin Hay

. $25. 4/29 7:30 pm.

Suzanne Zak, Pianist

. $17.50. 4/29 3 pm.

Hal Ketchum

. $27.50. 5/3 8 pm.

Theater of Living Arts

334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

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Todd Rundgren

. $35. 4/27 9 pm.

The Tragically Hip

. $25 advance; $28 day of show. 4/28 9 pm.

Paramore

. $15 advance; $16 day of show. 4/29 7 pm.

Bullet For My Valentine

. $16 advance; $18 day of show. 5/2 7 pm.

Peter Bjorn & John

. $16 advance; $18 day of show. 5/3 9 pm.

Tower Theater

69th & Ludlow St., Upper Darby; 215-568-3222.

Isley Brothers

. $15-$65. 4/28 8 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483.

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Niyaz

. $16 advance; $18 day of show. 4/27 8:30 pm.

Aiming For Angels

. $15. 4/28 6 pm.

Lordi

. $17. 5/2 7 pm.

Tweeter Center at the Waterfront

One Harbour Blvd., Camden; 856-365-1300.

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The Killers

. $39.50. 4/27 8 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

» READ MORE: www.worldcafelive.com

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Boy Wonder

. $5. 4/27 8 pm.

Michael Penn

. $22 advance; $25 day of show. 4/27 7:30 pm.

Dr. Ketchup

. $5. 4/28 9:30 pm.

Syd

. $6. 4/28 7 pm.

Christine Havrilla

. $12. 4/29 7 pm.

Tyrone Wells

. $6 advance; $8 day of show. 4/29 7 pm.

The Knitters

. $25 advance; $35 day of show. 4/30 7:30 pm.

Beltane

. $10. 5/1 9 pm.

Colin Hay

. $25 advance; $30 day of show. 5/1 7:30 pm.

Mindy Smith

. $16. 5/2 7:30 pm.

Corey Smith

. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 5/3 8 pm.

Jeffrey Marsh

. $10. 5/3 8:30 pm.

Konono No. 1

. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 5/3 7:30 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

Bob & Barbara's Lounge

1509 South St.; 215-545-4511.

. The Crowd Pleasers - Blues band. 4/27-4/28.

Chris' Jazz Cafe 1421 Samson St.; 215-568-3131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com. Kurt Rosenwinkel Quintet. 4/27. Garrett Brown Quartet. 4/28. The New Ari Hoenig Quartet. 4/28. Bill Carltiz Trio. 4/30.

Emmett's Place 925 Levick St.; 215-743-5535. Birmingham Six. 4/28. Tommy McHugh. 4/29.

Finnigan's Wake 537 N. Third St.; 215-574-9240. www.finnigans.com. Split Decision. 4/27. Loudmouth. 4/28.

Grape Street Pub 4100 Main St.; 215-483-7084. www.grapestreetpub.com. Chris Shinn. 4/27.

Johnny Brenda's 1201 N. Frankford Ave.; 215-739-9684. johnnybrendas.com. Apollo Sunshine. 4/27. Deerhunter. 4/28. Kurt Vile. 5/2. The Perceptionists - Rap trio featuring Mr. Lif, Akrobatic & DJ Fakts One. 5/3.

Khyber 56 S. Second St.; 215-238-5888. www.thekhyber.com. Seclusiasis. 4/27. The Sw!ms. 4/27. Eastern Conference Champions. 4/28. Mason Dixon. 4/29. Elevator Parade. 4/30. Illumina. 5/1. The Cliks. 5/2. Shane Mac. 5/3.

North By Northwest (NXNW) 7165 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-1000. www.nxnwphl.com. Soul Spotlight Mondays. 4/30.

North Star Bar 2639 Poplar St.; 215-684-0808. www.northstarrocks.com. Richard Bush. 4/27. Wheat. 4/28.

Ortlieb's Jazzhaus 847 N. Third St.; 215-922-1035. www.ortliebsjazzhaus.com. Terrell Stafford & The Temple Faculty. 4/27. Amina Figarova. 4/28. Jam Session With the Roger Prieto Quartet. 4/29. Leana Song. 4/30.

The Raven Lounge 1718 Sansom St.; 215-840-3577. www.ravenlounge.com. RedRum Rock 'N' Roll Ball. 4/28. Rock the Night Mondays. 4/30. Tommy Ciccone. 5/2.

Tin Angel at Serrano 20 S. 2nd St.; 215-928-0978. www.tinangel.com. Frank Vignola & Gypsy Grass. 4/27. Ingrid Michaelson. 4/27. Lili Anel. 4/28. Tania Alexandra. 4/29. Sachal Vasandani. 4/30. AM. 5/1. Jesse Harris. 5/2. Andrew Lipke. 5/3.

Warmdaddy's 1400 Columbus Blvd.; 215-462-2000. www.warmdaddys.com. Jason Ricci. 4/27-4/28. Bryan Parr & The Blind Date Band. 4/29. Brews & Blues Jam With Randy Lippincott Band. 5/1. Don Evans Blues Band. 5/2. Brass Heaven Featuring Jeff Bradshaw. 5/3.

Whiskey Tango Tavern 14000 Bustleton Ave.; 215-671-9234. www.whiskeytangotavern.com. The Loop. 4/27. Octane. 4/28. The Union. 5/1. 4 on the Floor. 5/2.

Zanzibar Blue 200 S. Broad St.; 215-732-4500. www.zanzibarblue.com. Melissa Walker. 4/27-4/28.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Baxter's Great Valley

20 Liberty Blvd., Malvern; 610-722-5920.

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. Dan Frantz. 4/27. Zoot Suit. 4/28.

Bent Elbo Tavern 582 S. Bethlehem Pike, Fort Washington; 215-646-2228. www.bentelbo.net. Blackthorn. 4/27.

Big Easy Saloon 128 Paoli Pike, Paoli; 610-296-9166. thebigeasysaloon.com. Carol Moog & Don Evans Blues Duo. 4/30.

Blarney Stone 1227 W. Chester Pike, West Chester; 610-436-5222. John McNutt Band. 4/28.

Bobby Burgers Tavern 600 E. Hector St., Conshohocken; 610-834-9400. www.myspace.com/Bobbyburgerstavern. The Raggamuffins. 4/27. Wicked Willy. 4/28.

Brittingham's Irish Pub 640 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill; 215-828-7351. www.brittinghams.com. Bogside Rogues. 4/27. Donal O'Shaughnessy. 4/28. Oliver McElhone. 4/29.

Brownies 23 East 23 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore; 610-649-8389. www.Brownies23east.com. Burnt Sienna. 4/27. Cori Yarckin. 4/27. The Benderz. 4/28. Split Decision. 5/2. Splintered Sunlight. 5/3.

Carmine's Creole Cafe & Blues Bar 818 Lancaster Ave., Bryn Mawr; 610-520-9100. www.carminescreole.com. Lava Blue. 4/28.

D'Ignazio's Towne House 117 Veterans Sq., Media; 610-566-6141. www.townehouse.com. Frank Tucci. 4/28.

Deer Head Inn 5 Main St., Delaware Water Gap; 570-424-2000. www.deerheadinn.com. Nancy & Spencer Reed. 4/27. Vicki Doney & Friends. 4/28.

Fingers 700 Bethlehem Pike, Erdenheim; 215-233-9955. Piano Bar Entertainment. 4/27-4/28.

House of Grace Coffeehouse 6th & Main St., Royersford; 610-948-3684. Rippletree Effect. 4/28.

Il Sol Tuscan Grill 255 North Sycamore St., Newtown; 215-968-5880. www.ilsoltuscangrill.com. Salsa Friday - Salsa dance with Sonya Elmore. Ongoing. 4/27. Barbara Trent - Barbara Trent is a jazz pianist & exuberant vocalist. 4/28.

King George II Inn 102 Radcliffe St., Bristol; 215-788-5536. www.kginn.com. John Stenger, Pianist. 4/27-4/28.

Maddie's 330 E. Lancaster Ave., Frazer; 610-644-2722. www.maddies.com. Bonehead. 4/27. Lima Bean Riot. 4/28. Brent & Co. 5/3.

McCloskey's Tavern 17 Cricket Ave., Ardmore; 610-642-9280. Mark Furman Band. 4/28. Jim Fogarty. 4/29.

Moon Dancer Vineyards & Winery 1282 Klines Run Rd., Wrightsville; 717-252-9463. www.moondancerwinery.com. Jon Shain. 4/27. Chaz DePaolo. 4/28-4/29.

The Nail 2580 Haverford Rd., Ardmore; 610-649-6245. www.thenail1.com. Trainwreck. 4/27. En Stride. 4/28. The Nail Live Radio Show. 4/29. Parkside Ave. 5/2. Open Blues Jam With the Blues Mercenaries. 5/3.

Puck 85 Printers Alley, Doylestown; 215-348-9000. www.pucklive.com. The Buicks. 4/28. Willy Porter. 4/29.

Radnor Hotel - Glenmorgan Bar & Grill 593 E. Lancaster Ave., St. David's; 610-341-3188. www.glenmorgan.com. Brian Keith Jazz Duo. 5/3.

Spence Cafe 2931 E. Gay St., West Chester; 610-738-8844. Coco Grandfathers of Funk. 4/27. Bobby Newton. 4/28. Steppin' Razor. 5/1.

Steel City Coffeehouse 203 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-933-4043. www.steelcitycoffeehouse.com. The Deb Callahan Band. 4/27. B.J. Sarkissian & Tamara Sheen. 4/28. Singer/Songwriter Circle. 5/1. Doug Alan Wilcox. 5/2. Steel City Sessions. 5/2.

Vincent's Restaurant 10 E. Gay St., West Chester; 610-696-4262. www.vincentsjazz.com. Roger Girke. 4/27. Al "Stumpy" Russell. 4/27-4/28. Mason Porter. 4/28. Glenn Ferracone. 5/3.

New Jersey

Lambertville Station Pub

11 Bridge St., Lambertville; 609-397-8300.

. Greg Federico. 4/28.

Swedes Inn 1301 Kings Hwy., Swedesboro; 856-467-2052. www.swedesinn.com. Full Moon Fever. 4/27. Sindi Raymond Band. 4/28.

Delaware

Costa's Grill & Wine Bar

1000 West St., Wilmington; 302-777-2268.

. M'oudswing. 5/3.

Home Grown Café 126 E. Main St., Newark; 302-266-6993. www.homegrowncafe.com. Bellefonte. 4/27. Delaware Rag. 4/28.

Kahunaville - Wilmington 500 S. Madison St., Wilmington; 302-571-8402. www.kahunaville.com. Dueling Pianos. 4/30-5/1.

Kelly's Logan House 1701 Delaware Ave., Wilmington; 302-652-9493. www.loganhouse.com. Montana Wildaxe. 4/27, 4/28. Carla, Mike & Conga Steve. 5/1.

Rusty Rudder 113 Dickinson St., Dewey Beach; 302-227-3888. www.deweybeachlife.com. Lower Case Blues, Mario Rocco. 4/27. Admiral Dewey Day, Kristen & the Noise. 4/28. Love Seed Mama Jump Unplugged. 5/3.

Other Nightlife Events

Cooking for Couples: South of the Border

Enjoy a themed evening filled with skills & socialization. Reg. required. Kitchen Kapers, 1341 Nixon Dr., Moorestown; 856-778-7705.

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. $90 per couple. 4/28 6-8 pm.

The Good The Bad & The City: A Night on the Town Benefit evening for Passage Theatre. Live music/talk program with silent auction. Trenton Marriott at Lafayette Yard, 1 West Lafayette Street, Trenton; 609-421-4000. marriott.com. $150-$200. 4/28 6 pm.

Holy Grounds Coffee House Live jazz, gift basket raffles, coffee & fresh baked goods. Proceeds benefit Lutheran Settlement House. Christ Ascension Lutheran Church, 8300 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-4233. Donations accepted. 4/27 8-10 pm.

Philadelphia University: Haute Fusion Annual fashion show. The Academy of Music, Broad & Locust Sts.; 215-893-1935. www.academyofmusic.org. $35. 5/3 7:30 pm.

Philadelphia Wine Festival Annual wine tasting event. Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, 1201 Market St.; 215-625-2900. marriott.com. $125-$225. 4/27 6-10:30 pm.

Variety Show The United Methodist Men host this variety show. Broad Street United Methodist Church, 36 East Broad St., Burlington; 609-386-0155. www.broadstreet-umc.com. 4/28 7:30 pm.