In Concert

Albert Music Hall

125 Wells Mills Rd., Waretown; 609-971-1593.

» READ MORE: www.alberthall.org

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Timber Creek/Pickin' Shed Jam/North Country/Ong's Hat String Band/Cindy & the Pour Boys/Late for Dinner

. $5; $1 children under 12. 12/6 7:30 pm.

America's Keswick

601 Rte. 530, Whiting; 609-587-7076.

» READ MORE: www.americaskeswick.org

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Community Christian Choir: Priceless Promise

. Donations accepted. 12/7 4 pm.

Appel Farm Arts & Music Center

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

» READ MORE: www.appelfarm.org

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Gillian Grassie

. $7. 12/5 8 pm.

Sleigh Bobs Ring!

. $21.50. 12/5 8 pm.

Arden Gild Hall

2126 The Highway, Arden; 302-475-3126.

» READ MORE: www.ardenclub.com

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Carrie Rodriguez/The Sky Drops

. $18. 12/6 8 pm.

Broad Street Ministries Presbyterian Church

315 S. Broad St.; 215-735-4847.

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Overdose 3.0 Featuring Born of Osiris/Shai Halud/After the Burial/Born Of Osiris/Burning the Masses

. $14. 12/9 6 pm.

Calvary United Methodist Church

801 S. 48th St.; 215-729-1028.

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April Verch

. $15-$20; $10 students & seniors; $5 children under 12. 12/6 7:30 pm.

Colonial Theatre

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

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Eric Mintel Quartet

. $15; $12 seniors; $10 children. 12/7 3 pm.

Commerce Bank Arts Centre

519 Hurffville-Cross Keys Rd., Sewell; 856-256-8660.

» READ MORE: www.sjlivearts.com

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The Golden Boys/Bobby Rydell/Frankie Avalon

. $38-$125. 12/5 8 pm.

Dave Koz & Friends: A Smooth Jazz Christmas

. $35-$68. 12/10 8 pm.

Dante Hall

14 N. Mississippi Ave., Atlantic City; 609-344-8877.

» READ MORE: www.dantehall.org

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Stockton Faculty Band

. $15. 12/5 8 pm.

First Unitarian Church

2125 Chestnut St.; 267-765-5210.

» READ MORE: www.r5productions.com

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Owen/Caithlin De Marrais/El May

. Sold out. 12/5 7 & 9:30 pm.

Rachael Yamagata

. $16. 12/9 8 pm.

Gershman Y

401 S. Broad St.; 215-446-3027.

» READ MORE: www.gershmany.org

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Transfusion Ensemble

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*FREE*

12/8 7 pm.

Grand Opera House

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

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Cab Calloway Orchestra

. $28-$32. 12/5 8 pm.

John Prine

. $35-$55. 12/6 8 pm.

House of Blues

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

» READ MORE: www.hob.com

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Dave Mason

. $29-$37. 12/6 8 pm.

Keswick Theatre

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

» READ MORE: www.keswicktheatre.com

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Irish Rovers

. $29.50. 12/5 8 pm.

Holiday Doo-Wop Celebration Vol. III

. $45-$49.50. 12/6 8 pm.

Kimmel Center

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

» READ MORE: www.kimmelcenter.org

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Peter Nero & the Philly Pops: Holiday Pops/The Von Trapp Children

. $27-$104. 12/5 8 pm. 12/6 2 pm. 12/7 7 pm.

Fred Hersch Trio

. $32-$38. 12/6 7:30 pm.

Leana Song

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*FREE*

12/6 11 am.

Soweto Gospel Choir

. $29-$61. 12/10 8 pm.

Swaray African Safari Ensemble

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*FREE*

12/10 6:30 pm.

Mandell Theater

33rd St.; 215-895-2453.

» READ MORE: www.drexel.edu

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Fall Music Festival

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*FREE*

12/5 7:30 pm. 12/6 3 & 7:30 pm. 12/7 3 & 7:30 pm.

The Note

142 E. Market St., West Chester; 800-059-4849.

» READ MORE: www.thenotewc.com

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Supersuckers

. $12. 12/8 9 pm.

Carbon Leaf

. $16-$18. 12/10 8 pm.

The Ocean City Music Pier

Moorlyn & the Boardwalk, Ocean City; 609-525-9291.

» READ MORE: www.njoceancity.com

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George Winston

. $30; $25 seniors. 12/8 8 pm.

Painted Bride Art Center

230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914.

» READ MORE: www.paintedbride.org

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Rudresh Mahanthappa's Samdhi Unplugged

. $25; $12.50. 12/6 7 & 9 pm.

Philadelphia Art Alliance

251 S. 18th St.; 215-545-4302.

» READ MORE: www.philartalliance.org

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Mi3

. $12. 12/11 8 pm.

Scottish Rite Auditorium

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

» READ MORE: www.ccparks.com

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Hot Tuna

. $36. 12/5 8 pm.

Michael Bolton

. $49.50-$69.50. 12/10 7:30 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

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

» READ MORE: www.st94.com

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Doug Church

. $29.50. 12/5 8:30 pm.

Twelve Twenty-Four

. $25. 12/6 8 pm.

The Subdues

. $33. 12/7 7:30 pm.

Sovereign Bank Arena

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

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94.5 PST's Winter Wonder Jam 2008

- Sara Bareilles/Gavin DeGraw/Matt Nathanson/Colbie Caillat. $27-$42. 12/6 7 pm.

Stockton Performing Arts Center

College Dr., Pomona; 609-652-9000. intraweb.stockton.edu.

The Three Irish Tenors: Christmas From Dublin

. $25-$40; $20-$35 seniors; $10 children under 12 with adult ticket. 12/5 7:30 pm.

The Strand Theater

400 Clifton Ave., Lakewood; 732-367-7789.

» READ MORE: www.strandlakewood.com

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Irish Christmas in America

. $25-$29. 12/10 8 pm.

TLA

334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

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Appetite for Destruction/Back in Black

. $12-$15. 12/5 9 pm.

The Walkmen/The Subjects/Beach House

. $16-$18. 12/6 9 pm.

Scott Weiland/The Ting Tings/The Airbourne Toxic Event

. $10.45. 12/7 8 pm.

Kindred The Family Soul

. $20-$25. 12/9 8 pm.

Tower Theater

19 S. 69th St., Upper Darby; 610-352-2887.

» READ MORE: www.livenation.com

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John Legend/Raphael Saadiq

. $40.50-$66. 12/5 8 pm.

Trenton War Memorial

200 Barracks St., Trenton; 609-984-8400.

» READ MORE: www.thewarmemorial.com

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B.B. King

. $35-$100. 12/6 8 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483.

» READ MORE: www.thetroc.com

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The Dan Band

. $20 advance; $22 day of show. 12/5 8 pm.

Mercury Rev/Dean & Britta/Like A Fox

. $17.50 advance; $20 day of show. 12/6 8 pm.

The Scenic/Settings/Select Start

. $10. 12/7 6 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

» READ MORE: www.worldcafelive.com

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David Falcone

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*FREE*

12/5 1 pm.

Tom Rush

. $35-$45. 12/5 7:30 pm.

Pawnshop Roses

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*FREE*

12/6 8 pm.

Mad Dragon Christmas Show Featuring Matt Duke, The Swimmers & A Little Affair

. $13. 12/7 8 pm.

Richard Bona

. $30-$40. 12/7 7:30 pm.

Graham Colton/Michael Tolcher/Bryan Greenberg

. $19-$24. 12/9 7:30 pm.

My Dear Disco

. $11-$13. 12/9 8 pm.

Vince Scheuerman

. $13. 12/11 8 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

Bob & Barbara's Lounge

1509 South St.; 215-545-4511.

. The Crowd Pleasers. 12/5-12/6.

Chris' Jazz Cafe

1421 Sansom St.; 215-568-3131.

» READ MORE: www.chrisjazzcafe.com

. Kevin Coltri. 12/5. Lars Halle Big Band. 12/5. Joe Truglio Group. 12/6. Jump City Jazz Orchestra. 12/6. Bill Carlitz Group. 12/8. Jazz Jam With Victor North. 12/9. Tom Beckham. 12/10. Ian O'Beirne. 12/11.

Denim

1710 Walnut St.; 215-735-6700.

. Adam Bomb. 12/5.

The Fire

412 W. Girard Ave.; 267-671-9298.

. Illinois/Orbit to Leslie/The Circadian Rhythms. 12/5. Ganto Barn/Gholas/The Parkway/A Zero Complex/Cavale. 12/6. Rogue Thief/Deathwish/Haymaker. 12/10. Mister King/Sakina/Naeemah. 12/11.

Commodore Barry Club

6815 Emlen St.; 215-843-8051. theirishcenter.com. Irish Christmas in America. 12/9.

Johnny Brenda's

1201 Frankford Ave.; 215-739-9684. johnnybrendas.com. Sound System/The Dubsmith/Iron/Pink Skull. 12/5. Jukebox the Ghost/Exit Clov/Drink Up Buttercup. 12/6. O'Death/Hoots & Hellmouth/The Extraordinaires. 12/6. Radar Brothers/Swivel Chairs/Roomtone. 12/11.

Khyber

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

» READ MORE: www.thekhyber.com

. Cloak/Dagger/Static Radio/Birth Control/Aneurysm Rats. 12/5. Hedonis Da Amazon. 12/5. Jeremy Enigk/Thief Steal Me a Peach. 12/6. Dancing Through the Decades. 12/7. The Takeover UK/Rivers Monroe/Neighbors on the Moon. 12/11.

L2

2201 South St.; 215-732-7878.

» READ MORE: www.l2restaurant.com

. Jazz Night. 12/11.

M Room

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

» READ MORE: www.themanhattanroom.com

. Windsor Park Walkers/Douglas J. Lee/Gene Micofsky. 12/7. Parachute Musical/Noises 10/Glass Empires/The Castle Worries. 12/9. Fertile Crescent. 12/10. Kira Kira. 12/11.

Mermaid Inn

7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797.

» READ MORE: www.themermaidinn.net

. Zydeco-A-Go-Go. 12/5. The Mean. 12/6. Anne Johnson. 12/8. Don Meyer. 12/11.

NXNW

7165 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-1000.

» READ MORE: www.nxnwphl.com

. David Zee. 12/6. Butterball's Motown Dance Party. 12/9. Salsa Night. 12/10. The Godinez Brothers. 12/11.

North Star Bar

2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488.

» READ MORE: www.northstarrocks.com

. Supersuckers. 12/5. Bang Camaro/Hooray for Earth/Dirty Diamond/Leslie. 12/6. Manchester Orchestra/Dead Confederate/All Get Out/Kevin Devine. 12/7. Paths 2 Glory/Miking Mihrab/Action Park/Wake the Sleeper. 12/9. Wes Mattheu & the New Way Down/Charlotte Littlehales/Kelly Ruth. 12/10. Reno Subject/Justin Trawick/Si Senorita/Jason Ager. 12/11.

Ortlieb's Jazzhaus

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

» READ MORE: www.ortliebsjazzhaus.com

. Terell Stafford/Temple University Quartet. 12/5. Terell Stafford Quartet. 12/6.

The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz & Performing Arts

736-38 S. Broad St.; 215-893-9912.

» READ MORE: www.clefclub.org

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Philadelphia Legends of Jazz Orchestra. 12/7.

Tin Angel at Serrano

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

» READ MORE: www.tinangel.com

. The Kennedys. 12/6.

Tritone

1508 South St.; 215-545-0475.

» READ MORE: www.tritonebar.com

. The Bee Team/JC Carroll/Joe Jack Talcum. 12/5.

Warmdaddy's

1400 S. Columbus Blvd.; 215-462-2000.

» READ MORE: www.warmdaddys.com

. Shawn Ashley Experience. 12/5-12/6.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Brownies 23 East

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

» READ MORE: www.Brownies23east.com

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Splintered Sunlight. 12/11.

Karen's Place at Doylestown Mennonite Church

590 N. Broad St., Doylestown; 215-345-6377. karensplace.org.

Eddy Mann. 12/6 7 pm.

Lime Light Restaurant & Piano Bar

812 North Easton Road, Doylestown; 215-345-6330. Andy Prescott. 12/10.

McCaffrey's Supermarket

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

» READ MORE: www.mccaffreys.com

. Thursday Night Jazz. 12/8.

Old Mansion House

641 Old Elm St., Conshohocken; 610-828-2536. Tatter, Tucker & Moog. 12/5.

Puck

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

» READ MORE: www.pucklive.com

. Meeting in the Aisle. 12/5. The JFF Band. 12/6. Thunder Creek. 12/11.

Steel City Coffeehouse

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

. Phil Roy/Chris Schutz. 12/6. Chris Adams/Sherry Somach/Steve Kolter. 12/7.

Twentieth Century Club

84 S. Lansdowne Ave., Lansdowne; 610-284-1493.

. Sometymes Why/Lisa Beth Weber. 12/11.

New Jersey

Jenkinson's

300 Ocean Ave., Point Pleasant Beach; 732-892-0600.

» READ MORE: www.jenksclub.com

. Screaming Broccolli. 12/5. Big Orange Cone. 12/6.

Other Nightlife events

Catwalk: Fashion Show & Cocktail Reception

Annual benefit event for Evoluer House featuring author Deborah Gregory & Sarah Dash of the group LaBelle. Autographed copies of 'Catwalk' available for purchase. Painted Bride Art Center, 230 Vine St.; 215-592-8988.

» READ MORE: www.evoluerhouse.org

. $65. 12/5 7-10 pm.

City Food Tours

Artisanal Beer, Cheese & Prosciutto Tasting. $39. 12/6 3:30-5:30 pm. Center City Food Lovers' Adventure. $29. 12/5-12/6 10 am-12:30 pm. 12/7 3-5:30 pm. Evening Wine, Chocolate & Tea Experience. $45. 12/5 6-8:30 pm. Meet on Market St. in Center City; Reservations: 800-979-3370,

» READ MORE: www.cityfoodtours.com

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Holiday Open House

Wine tastings, live carolers & hot mulled wines. Chaddsford Winery, 632 Baltimore Pike, Chadds Ford; 610-388-6221.

» READ MORE: www.chaddsford.com

. 12/6-12/7 noon-6 pm.

White Hot

Variety of artists & their media alongside ample libations/light fare & entertainment. White/clear/platinum attire encouraged. BahdeeBahdu, 309 Cherry St.; 215-627-5002.

» READ MORE: www.bahdeebahdu.com

. $25. 12/11 7-10 pm.

Wine Tasting

Boomer U will host a wine tasting of great wines valued under $15. Boomer U, 45 Forest Ave., Ambler; RSVP: 215-619-8863. montcosaac.com/boomeru.htm. $15. 12/10 7-9 pm.

Winter Beer Festival

Features a wide array of winter & holiday brews from approx. 20 local breweries. Cliveden, 6401 Germantown Ave.; 215-848-1777.

» READ MORE: www.cliveden.org

. $50 advance; $65 day of event. 12/6 1-6 pm.