In Concert

Christ Episcopal Church

501 Comly Ave., West Collingswood; 856-854-5251.

Christopher Westfall: Sounds of the Season

- Proceeds benefit Urban Promise. Refreshments served. 856-397-0170. Donation suggested: $10; free for children under 12. 12/22 7:30 pm.

Colonial Theatre

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

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Ted the Fiddler's Bigtime Birthday Bash

. $10. 12/23 8 pm.

Electric Factory

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

» READ MORE: www.livenation.com

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Hatebreed/Thy Will Be Done/At All Cost/Necro/Agnostic Front/God Forbid

. $18. 12/27 7:30 pm.

The Word/Chocolate Genius

. $25. 12/28 8:30 pm.

Citizen Cope

. $25. 12/29 8:30 pm.

The Disco Biscuits

. 12/30 8:30 pm.

Datarock/Brendan BringEm

. $30. 12/31 9 pm.

The Fillmore at the TLA

334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

» READ MORE: www.livenation.com

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Dresden Dolls/Meow Meow/Luminescent Orchestrii

. $25. 12/28 8 pm.

The Starting Line

. $20. 12/29 8 pm.

Citizen Cope

. $40. 12/31 10 pm.

Paul Green's School of Rock All Stars

. $12 advance; $15 day of show. Doors 11 am. 12/31 noon.

First Unitarian Church

2125 Chestnut St.; 267-765-5210.

» READ MORE: www.r5productions.com

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Anthony Green/The Dear Hunter/Envy on the Coast

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

House of Blues

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

» READ MORE: www.hob.com

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Trey Songz

. $37-$39. 12/22 7 pm.

New Breed Fighters

. $35-$125. 12/28 7 pm.

The Craig Thatcher Band

. $11. 12/29 8 pm.

Rufus Wainwright

. $29-$46.50. 12/29 8 pm.

The Roots

. $37. 12/30 8 pm.

The Samples

. $25. 12/31 9 pm.

Elvis Costello

. $68-$128. 12/31 10 pm.

Keswick Theatre

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

» READ MORE: www.keswicktheatre.com

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Jo Dee Messina

. $39.50-$49.50. 12/29 8 pm.

Dark Star Orchestra

. $47.50. 12/31 8:30 pm.

Scottish Rite Auditorium

315 White Horse Pike, Collingswood; 856-216-2170.

» READ MORE: www.ccparks.com

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The Machine

. $29-$32. 12/30 7:30 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

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

» READ MORE: www.st94.com

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Jazz Holiday: The Eric Mintel Quartet

. $15; donation of canned items accepted. 12/21 8 pm.

Holiday Hop

- Cornell Gunter's Coasters, The Platters & the Marvelettes. $45. 12/22 3 & 8 pm.

2U

. $17.50. 12/26 8 pm.

Modern Man/Christy Jefferson

. $17.50. 12/27 8 pm.

The Soft Parade

. $25. 12/28 8 pm.

Almost Queen/Tom Cavanaugh

. $29.50. 12/29 9 pm.

Blues Brotherhood

. $35. 12/31 7 & 10:30 pm.

Sovereign Bank Arena

550 S. Broad St., Trenton; 609-656-3200.

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Velvet Revolver

. $35-$55. 12/29 7:30 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483.

» READ MORE: www.thetroc.com

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Blue Sun/Sinners Saints/Starskream/SDS/Chasing the Dragon/Zasz

. $15. 12/21 6:30 pm.

Badfish/Scotty Don't/Monacy/Fetch

. $14 advance; $17 day of show. 12/23 7 pm.

Valencia/Four Year Strong/The High Court/Triangle Shirt Factory

. $15 advance; $17 day of show. 12/27 6 pm.

Tweeter Center at the Waterfront

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

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The Disco Biscuits/Antibalas/Bassnectar/Grimace Federation/PEX/Keller Williams

. $75-$85. 12/31 9 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

» READ MORE: www.worldcafelive.com

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Christmas With the Smithereens

. $25. 12/21 7:30 pm.

David Falcone

. 12/21 12:30 pm.

Poesh Wonder/Taragirl/Sabrina Cuie/Nex Millen

. $7. 12/21 8 pm.

Melissa Ferrick

. $20 advance; $22 day of show. 12/22 7:30 pm.

Sarah Borges/The Bittersweets

. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/22 8 pm.

Gypsy Jazz Brunch With Kruno Spisic

. $28.50 includes live music, buffet, gratuity & processing fee. Brunch noon. 12/23 1 pm. 12/30 1 pm.

Grey Eye Glances

. $20 advance; $25 day of show. 12/23 7:30 pm.

Fat City Reprise/Ian Walsh/Jealousy Curve

. $16. 12/26 7 pm.

The Greyboy Allstars

. $25. 12/27 7:30 pm.

Papa Grows Funk

. $10. 12/27 9 pm.

David Falcone

. 12/28 12:30 pm.

Downtown Harvest/Montjo/Witness/The New Motels

. $10. 12/28 8 pm.

Toubab Krewe/Golem

. $15 advance; $18 day of show. 12/28 8 pm.

Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams

. $18 advance; $20 day of show. 12/30 7:30 pm.

Slo-Mo & Mic Wrecka

. $18. 12/31 10:30 pm.

New Year's Eve With Alo Brasil

. $40-$60. 12/31 7:30 & 10:45 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

Bob & Barbara's Lounge

1509 South St.; 215-545-4511. The Crowd Pleasers. 12/21-12/22. 12/24. 12/28-12/29. 12/31.

Chris' Jazz Cafe

1421 Samson St.; 215-568-3131.

» READ MORE: www.chrisjazzcafe.com

. Bobby Zankel & the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound/Bodega Band. 12/21. Carl Schultz Quartet/Farid Baron Quartet With Victor North. 12/22. Jump City Jazz Orchestra. 12/26. Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra. 12/26-12/27. John Hoey Orchestra. 12/27. Chris Beck Trio. 12/28. Bootsie Barnes/John Swana Quintet. 12/28-12/29. The Jack Furlong Quartet. 12/29. The Hoppin' John Orchestra. 12/31.

Emmett's Place

925 Levick St.; 215-743-5535. Bogside Rogues. 12/22. The Malones. 12/23. Declan McLaughlin. 12/30.

Fergie's Pub

1214 Samson St.; 215-928-8118.

» READ MORE: www.fergies.com

. Oso. 12/21. New Pony. 12/29.

Finnigan's Wake

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

» READ MORE: www.finnigans.com

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Rockets/DJ Quik. 12/21. Secret Service/Broken Shillelaghs. 12/22. Split Decision. 12/27. The Benderz/DJ Quik. 12/28. Loop/Cucullen. 12/29. The Zone/Bogside Rogues. 12/31.

Grape Street Pub

4100 Main St.; 215-483-7084.

» READ MORE: www.grapestreetpub.com

. Adam Monaco/The Green Trees Band/London File/Soraia/Stillicide/Thousands of One. 12/21. Brittney Elizabeth/Chris Despo/Dan Kalai/The Groovement/Status Green. 12/22. Montoj. 12/23. Even the Resolution/Ken Hyland/Octane. 12/26. The Blue Method/Whiskey Train. 12/27. Andrea Nardello/Dylan McGuire/Enter the Rooms/Josh Dion Band/Kettle. 12/28. Last Call. 12/29.

Johnny Brenda's

1201 N. Frankford Ave.; 215-739-9684. johnnybrendas.com. Brown Recluse Sings/The Neighborhood Choir/Intensified. 12/21. The Photon Band/The Trolleyvox/Caterpillar. 12/28. The Photon Band/The Trolleyvox. 12/28.

Khyber

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

» READ MORE: www.thekhyber.com

. The Rosewood Thieves/The Levee Drivers/Missing Palmer West. 12/21. Mitch Fiction/The Minor White/The Moneynotes. 12/22. Narco Lolo/Calvin Badness/The Highball Kids. 12/23. Codename/Oso/Absolute Zeros/Matties Ramble. 12/26. Engine, We're a Forest/Toy Soldiers/Chris Fullerton/Sailboat. 12/27. Neighbors on the Moon/Drink Up Buttercup/Pots & Pans/Kaufman. 12/28. Dirty Diamond. 12/29. Carbonaut/Mach 22/Lennon UK. 12/30.

LaRose Jazz Club

5531 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-4415. Blue Monday Jazz With Tony Williams. 12/24. 12/31.

Mermaid Inn

7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797.

» READ MORE: www.themermaidinn.net

. Shawn Nolan & Friends. 12/21. Psych-A-Billy. 12/22. Randy Lippincott. 12/29.

North By Northwest (NXNW)

7165 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-1000.

» READ MORE: www.nxnwphl.com

. DJ Gary O. 12/21.

North Star Bar

2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488.

» READ MORE: www.northstarrocks.com

. Evro/Betty Iron Thumbs/Small Town Fires/Somerset Project. 12/21. Desoto Jones/The Progress/Rosematter/OneTwoThreeFour/Algernon Cadwallader. 12/22. Mike Fisher/Alley Cat/Brother/Sister/The Ross Brown Project/Slippery Cup. 12/27. PBS (Porter, Batiste & Stoltz). 12/28. The Loved Ones. 12/30-12/31.

Ortlieb's Jazzhaus

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

» READ MORE: www.ortliebsjazzhaus.com

. Tim Warfield Quintet/Terrell Stafford. 12/21. Tim Warfield Quintet/Joana Pascale. 12/22. Jam Session With the Roger Prieto Quartet. 12/23. 12/30. Jam Session With Byron Landham. 12/25. Fathead. 12/27. Mickey Roker Quartet. 12/28. Mickey Roker Quartet. 12/29.

Tin Angel at Serrano

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

» READ MORE: www.tinangel.com

. Blue Roots/Beaucoup Blue/Sean Lee. 12/21. In the Round - Birdie Busch, Devin Greenwood, Chris Kasper & Adrien Reju. 12/22. The New Connection. 12/22. Box Five Ensemble/The Tourist/Scott Liss. 12/27. Ryan Montbleau. 12/28. Stephen Kellogg & the Sixers. 12/29. Ari Hest. 12/30. Kenn Kweder/Men From Wawa. 12/31.

Tritone

1508 South St.; 215-545-0475.

» READ MORE: www.tritonebar.com

. Punk Rock Karaoke. 12/21. Aunt Dracula/Kurt Vile/Br'er/Beat Jamz. 12/22. Shakey Lyman. 12/24. 12/31. The Mighty Paradocs. 12/26. Matt Davis. 12/27. Golden Soundz/Sunny Day in Glasgow/The 500's/The Pains of Being Pure at Heart. 12/28. Lesbians on Ecstasy/Fuse DJs/Bugs in the Dark. 12/29. Iron/Deep End Ensemble. 12/31.

Warmdaddy's

1400 Columbus Blvd.; 215-462-2000.

» READ MORE: www.warmdaddys.com

. Frank Bey & the Swing City Blues Band. 12/21-12/22. Rich Tucker Blues Experience. 12/23. 12/30. Brass Heaven Featuring Jeff Bradshaw. 12/27. Jaguar Wright. 12/28-12/31.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Ballroom on High

310 E. High St., Pottstown; 610-348-6727.

» READ MORE: www.swingkat.com

. Swing Dance w/DJ Jason Haines. 12/21. Ballroom w/DJ Philip Spinka. 12/22.

Blarney Stone

1227 W. Chester Pike, West Chester; 610-436-5222. J.D. Valenteen. 12/21. Blackthorn. 12/22. DJ Tony Spins. 12/27. Nameless Few. 12/28. Jamie Tillman. 12/29.

BLue Salon & Spa

2550 Huntingdon Pike, Huntingdon Valley; 215-947-2963.

» READ MORE: www.bluehairstudio.com

. Rubin Edwards. 12/22.

The Brick Tavern Inn

2460 Old Bethehem Pike, Quakertown; 215-529-6488.

. Doran & Morrison. 12/21. Steve Brosky. 12/27. 12/31. Fahad & Kelly. 12/28.

Brittingham's Irish Pub

640 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill; 215-828-7351.

» READ MORE: www.brittinghams.com

. The Sean Fleming Band. 12/21. Separate Ways. 12/22. Paddy's Well. 12/27. 12/31. Bogside Rogues. 12/28. Catch 22. 12/29.

Brownies 23 East

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

» READ MORE: www.Brownies23east.com

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Split Decision. 12/21. The Zone. 12/22. Beru Revue/Splintered Sunlight. 12/23. Mr. Greengenes. 12/26. Splintered Sunlight. 12/27. Burnt Sienna. 12/28. 39 Mariner. 12/29.

Chaplin's: The Music Cafe

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

. The Peace Creeps. 12/21. Bluegrass/Country Jam With Dave Lucas. 12/26. John Grecia. 12/29.

The Columbia Bar & Grille

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

. Pawnshop Roses. 12/21. Lord Jive. 12/28.

Fairview Village Church of the Nazarene

3044 W. Germantown Pike, Eagleville; 610-539-3333.

. Stellar Kart/Rush of Fools. 12/30.

Fingers

700 Bethlehem Pike, Erdenheim; 215-233-9955. Andy Prescott. 12/30.

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

3 W. Gay St., West Chester; 610-738-9600.

» READ MORE: www.ironhillbrewery.com

. Cartoon Christmas Trio. 12/21.

Maddie's

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

» READ MORE: www.maddies.com

. Unplugged. 12/27.

McCloskey's Tavern

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

. Mark Furman Band. 12/21. 12/28. Jim Trainer & His Workingmans Blues Band. 12/22.

McKenzie Brewhouse

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

. Vibe Tribe. 12/21. Straight No Chaser. 12/22.

The Nail

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

» READ MORE: www.thenail1.com

. The Nail Live Radio Show. 12/23. 12/30. Open Blues Jam With the Blues Mercenaries. 12/27.

Puck

85 Printers Alley, Doylestown; 215-348-9000.

» READ MORE: www.pucklive.com

. Jeffrey Gaines/Antje Duvekot. 12/21. Road. 12/22. Charles Cook With Dakota Jay/Nicole Gordon. 12/27. S.O.S. Band. 12/28. Krista Parrish/Christy Jefferson. 12/29. Pre-New Years Eve Party With Kelly Stratton & Punch Drunk Boys. 12/31. New Years Eve With Danielia Cotton. 12/31.

Siren Records

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

» READ MORE: www.sirenrecords.com

. The Scenic/The Rara Avis/My Complex Island/Spaces for Morning/Capital Risk. 12/21.

Steel City Coffeehouse

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

. SpiritGrass/Lynn Miller. 12/21. Charlie Phillips/J.D. Malone. 12/22. John Francis/Carsie Blanton/Devin Greenwood. 12/29. Hoots & Hellmouth. 12/31.

Vincent's Restaurant

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

» READ MORE: www.vincentsjazz.com

. Al "Stumpy" Russell. 12/21. 12/28. Tom Gillam & Don Syracuse. 12/21. Josh Komoroski. 12/22. Glenn Ferracone. 12/27. Roger Girke/Glenn Bickel. 12/28. Bender. 12/29.

New Jersey

Fuelhouse Coffee Co.

636 E. Landis Ave., Vineland; 856-563-1400. Adelante/Lori Benton. 12/21.

Swedes Inn

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

» READ MORE: www.swedesinn.com

. First Call. 12/29.

Delaware

Arden Club

2126 The Highway, Arden; 302-475-0998.

» READ MORE: www.ardenclub.com

. Old Springs Pike. 12/22.

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant

710 S. Madison St., Wilmington; 302-472-2739.

» READ MORE: www.ironhillbrewery.com

. Cartoon Christmas Trio. 12/23.