In Concert

Archmere Academy

3600 Philadelphia Pike, Claymont; 302-798-6632.

» READ MORE: www.archmereacademy.com

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Zima: Welcome, Dear Winter

- Trio will play music from Northern European countries. 12/16 7 pm.

Church of St. Luke & the Epiphany

330 S. 13th St.; 215-732-1918.

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Mary Ellen Desmond: Comfort & Joy Concert

- Holiday benefit show for the St. Luke Hospitality Center. 215-423-3111. $20; $10 students. 12/16 4 pm.

Coatesville Cultural Society

143 E. Lincoln Hwy., Coatesville; 610-384-1790.

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The Hedge Band

- Mix of traditional & contemporary music by four talented Baltimore performers. $15; free for children under 12. 12/14 8 pm.

Colonial Theatre

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

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Tramps Like Us

- Springsteen tribute band. $17-$25.50. 12/14 8 pm.

The Fillmore at the TLA

334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

» READ MORE: www.livenation.com

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Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings/The Budos Band

. $15-$17. 12/14 9 pm.

First Unitarian Church

2125 Chestnut St.; 267-765-5210.

» READ MORE: www.r5productions.com

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From Autumn to Ashes/The Number Twelve Looks Like You/Villa Vina

. $12. 12/14 7:30 pm.

Grand Opera House

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

» READ MORE: www.grandopera.org

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Grand Gala Featuring Linda Ronstadt

. $250. 12/15 8 pm.

Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra

. $28-$32. 12/16 7 pm.

House of Blues

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

» READ MORE: www.hob.com

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The Fab Faux

. $40.50-$65.50. 12/15 7 pm.

Keswick Theatre

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

» READ MORE: www.keswicktheatre.com

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The Musical Box: Selling England by the Pound

. $38.50. 12/14 8 pm.

The Musical Box: The Black Show

. $38.50. 12/15 8 pm.

Kimmel Center

Broad & Spruce Sts.; 215-790-5800.

» READ MORE: www.kimmelcenter.org

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Daryl Hall & John Oates

. $55-$125. 12/17 8 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

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

» READ MORE: www.st94.com

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Savoy Brown Featuring Kim Simmonds

. $29.50. 12/14 8 pm.

State Theatre Center For The Arts

453 Northampton St., Easton; 610-252-3132.

» READ MORE: www.statetheatre.org

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Peter Cetera

. $40-$45. 12/14 8 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483.

» READ MORE: www.thetroc.com

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New Atlantic/Paper Rival/Charlotte Sometimes

. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/14 5 pm.

Ian Hunter & Rant Band

. $23 advance; $25 day of show. 12/15 8 pm.

The Lemonheads/Raccoon/The New Rivals

. $15 advance; $17 day of show. 12/20 7 pm.

Tweeter Center at the Waterfront

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

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Q102 Jingle Ball 2007

- Avril Lavigne, Timbaland, Good Charlotte, Sean Kingston, Jordin Sparks, One Republic, Keri Kilson, Ashley Tisdale. $49.50-$65. 12/16 5 pm.

Wachovia Center

3601 S. Broad St.; 215-336-3600.

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Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: The Best of Both Worlds

. $26-$66. 12/17 7 pm.

Power 99 Holladay Jam

- Chris Brown, Bow Wow, Soulja Boy, Shop Boyz, Sean Kingston & Lil Mama. $39.75-$79.75. 12/20 7:30 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

» READ MORE: www.worldcafelive.com

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2nd Annual Philabundance Benefit

. $5 plus donation of non-perishable food item. 12/14 8 pm.

The Clarks

. $20. 12/16 7:30 pm.

Gypsy Jazz Brunch With Kruno Spisic

. $28.50 includes live music, buffet. Brunch noon. 12/16 1 pm.

Johnny Showcase & the Lefty Lucy Cabaret

. $6. 12/16 10 pm.

David Falcone

. 12/17 12:30 pm.

Philly to New Orleans

- Jazz, funk, jam benefit show. Proceeds help send local artists & musicians to volunteer with Hands on New Orleans. $12. 12/17 7:30 pm.

David Falcone

. 12/18-12/20 12:30 pm.

Jewmongous

. $17 advance; $20 day of show. 12/19 7:30 pm.

Monica McIntyre, cellist/Laurin Talese

. $5. 12/19 8 pm.

Joshua Park/Scott Armstrong/Hezekiah Jones

. $7. 12/20 8 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

Bob & Barbara's Lounge

1509 South St.; 215-545-4511. The Crowd Pleasers. 12/14-12/15. 12/17.

Chris' Jazz Cafe

1421 Samson St.; 215-568-3131.

» READ MORE: www.chrisjazzcafe.com

. The Chris Aschman Group. 12/14. Sonny Fortune Quartet. 12/14-12/15. Vince Lardear. 12/15.

Fergie's Pub

1214 Samson St.; 215-928-8118.

» READ MORE: www.fergies.com

. Delaware Rag. 12/14. Dr. Ketchup. 12/15. Toothless George's Blue Christmas Extravaganza. 12/19.

Finnigan's Wake

537 N. Third St.; 215-574-9317.

» READ MORE: www.finnigans.com

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Drop Dead Sexy. 12/14. Split Decision. 12/15. The Interns. 12/20.

Grape Street Pub

4100 Main St.; 215-483-7084.

» READ MORE: www.grapestreetpub.com

. Adam Neely/All Crazy/Mother Redcap/Outset/Polymer. 12/14. Blackened Blue/The Drama Club/Eye C Snakes/Noosphere/Ruder Than You. 12/15. Fosterchild. 12/16. Stillicide. 12/18. The Feathertops/Lee Silver/Preston Swift/Wasted Potatoes. 12/20.

International House of Philadelphia

3701 Chestnut St.; 215-387-5125.

» READ MORE: www.ihousephilly.org

. Huntsville/The Frode Gjerstad Trio. 12/14. Angelica Sanchez Quintet. 12/17.

The Irish Center (Commodore Barry Club)

6815 Emlen St.; 215-843-8051. theirishcenter.com. Irish Christmas in America. 12/15. FreeStep Dance Night. 12/18.

Khyber

56 S. Second St.; 215-238-5888.

» READ MORE: www.thekhyber.com

. Pattern is Movement/She Keeps Bees/The Forms. 12/14. For the Kids: A Toy & Cash Fund Raiser for Christmas. 12/15. The Sky Drops/The Greyhounds/The Squaaks. 12/16. The Milwaukees/Freaks Arise/Danke/Jamie Harrison. 12/18. Except After Sea/Flux Capacitor/The Outside/We Are Castles. 12/19. Fat City Reprise/The Old Souls/Soraia/Maybe Pete. 12/20.

M Room

15 W. Girard Ave.; 215-739-5577.

» READ MORE: www.themanhattanroom.com

. Weedeater/Hatchetface/Sourvein. 12/15.

Mermaid Inn

7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797.

» READ MORE: www.themermaidinn.net

. Lava Blue. 12/15.

NXNW

7165 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-1000.

» READ MORE: www.nxnwphl.com

. Bilal. 12/14. Christmas Party & Sagittarius Birthday Bash. 12/15.

North Star Bar

2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488.

» READ MORE: www.northstarrocks.com

. Chemlab/Cyanotic/Skeleton Key. 12/14. The Mobius Band/Middle Distance Runner/The Epochs. 12/15. Wayward Sons of the Apocalypse/Fred Is Dead/Theory of Noise/Fall Awake/Bourbon Armory. 12/18. Garage a Trois/Stanton Moore/Charlie Hunter/Skerik. 12/20.

Ortlieb's Jazzhaus

847 N. Third St.; 215-922-1035.

» READ MORE: www.ortliebsjazzhaus.com

. The Landham Brothers. 12/15. Jam Session With the Roger Prieto Quartet. 12/16. Jam Session With Byron Landham. 12/18. Byron Landham Trio. 12/19. Jessi Teich, Vocalist. 12/20.

Tin Angel at Serrano

20 S. 2nd St.; 215-928-0978.

» READ MORE: www.tinangel.com

. Nerissa & Katryna Nields. 12/14. Ceili Rain. 12/15. Chris Bruni. 12/15.

Tritone

1508 South St.; 215-545-0475.

» READ MORE: www.tritonebar.com

. Positively Sick on South Street/Women/The Victims/The Jukebox Zeros. 12/14. Buddhafest 25. 12/15. The West Philadelphia Orchestra's Balkan Dance Party. 12/16. Shakey Lyman. 12/17. The Slo n' Shakey Show. 12/17. The Chance Trio/Tim Conley Trio/Blivit. 12/19. Acoustic Philly. 12/20.

Warmdaddy's

1400 Columbus Blvd.; 215-462-2000.

» READ MORE: www.warmdaddys.com

. Eddie Shaw & the Wolf Gang. 12/14-12/15. Rich Tucker Blues Experience. 12/16. Brass Heaven Featuring Jeff Bradshaw. 12/20.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Andre Cafe Acoustique

5th St., Chester; 610-742-1422.

» READ MORE: www.andre-cafe.com

. The Mean Machine. 12/14.

Blarney Stone

1227 W. Chester Pike, West Chester; 610-436-5222. DJ Tony Spins. 12/20.

Brownies 23 East

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

» READ MORE: www.Brownies23east.com

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Liquid A. 12/14. Lost in Paris. 12/15. Burnt Sienna. 12/19. Splintered Sunlight. 12/20.

Chaplin's: The Music Cafe

66 N. Main St., Spring City; 610-792-4110.

. Eric Mintel Quartet. 12/14. Jazz/Blues Jam Night. 12/19.

The Columbia Bar & Grille

148 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-983-0300.

. Blanko Brothers. 12/14.

Fingers

700 Bethlehem Pike, Erdenheim; 215-233-9955. Andy Prescott. 12/16.

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

30 E. Main St., Media; 610-627-9000.

» READ MORE: www.ironhillbrewery.com

. Cartoon Christmas Trio. 12/19-12/20.

Karen's Place at Doylestown Mennonite Church

590 N. Broad St., Doylestown; 215-345-6377. karensplace.org. Dan Harney. 12/15.

Maddie's

330 E. Lancaster Ave., Frazer; 610-644-2722.

» READ MORE: www.maddies.com

. Unplugged. 12/20.

McCaffrey's Supermarket

635 Heacock Rd., Yardley; 215-493-9616.

» READ MORE: www.mccaffreys.com

. The Bailey Trio: Holiday Jazz. 12/17.

McCloskey's Tavern

17 Cricket Ave., Ardmore; 610-642-9280.

. Mark Furman Band. 12/14.

McKenzie Brewhouse

240 E. Lancaster Ave., Malvern; 610-296-2222.

. Joe Daphne. 12/14. Pat & Mark From Tomato Can. 12/14. Straight No Chaser. 12/15. Jordan & Bobby. 12/18.

The Nail

2580 Haverford Rd., Ardmore; 610-649-6245.

» READ MORE: www.thenail1.com

. The Nail Live Radio Show. 12/16. Open Blues Jam With the Blues Mercenaries. 12/20.

Oxford Friends Meeting House

260 S. Third St., Oxford; 610-932-8572.

Friends Folk Club: Holiday Celebration With Charlie Zahm. 12/14.

Riddle Ale House

1073 W. Baltimore Pike, Media; 610-566-9984. Blues Revue & Open Mic With Ben Singleton. 12/18.

Siren Records

22 S. Main St. #1, Doylestown; 215-348-2323.

» READ MORE: www.sirenrecords.com

. Jeff Baumeister. 12/15.

Steel City Coffeehouse

203 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-933-4043.

. Johnny A. 12/15.

Vincent's Restaurant

10 E. Gay St., West Chester; 610-696-4262.

» READ MORE: www.vincentsjazz.com

. Al "Stumpy" Russell. 12/14. James "Guitar" Mabry. 12/14. Been There, Done That. 12/15. Glenn Ferracone. 12/20.

New Jersey

Swedes Inn

1301 Kings Hwy., Swedesboro; 856-467-2052.

» READ MORE: www.swedesinn.com

. TJ Fry Band. 12/14. Almost Fab. 12/15.

Delaware

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

147 E. Main St., Newark; 302-266-9000.

» READ MORE: www.ironhillbrewery.com

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Cartoon Christmas Trio. 12/18.