In Concert

Arden Gild Hall

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

» READ MORE: www.ardenclub.com

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The Spring Standards

. $17. 12/26 8 pm.

Boardwalk Hall

One Ocean Way, Atlantic City; 609-449-2000.

» READ MORE: www.boardwalkhall.com

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Holiday Lockdown

- T.I./Young Jeezy/Maino/Flo Rida. $25-$125. 12/26 8 pm.

Broadway Theatre of Pitman

43 S. Broadway, Pitman; 856-384-8381.

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Bill Haley's Comets/Del-Vikings

. $38. 12/27 8 pm.

Electric Factory

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

» READ MORE: www.livenation.com

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Robert Randolph & the Family Band/Danielia Cotton/Soulive

. $25 advance; $30 day of show. 12/27 8:30 pm.

Gogol Bordello/West Philadelphia Orchestra

. $38 advance; $40 day of show. 12/31 8:30 pm.

House of Blues

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

» READ MORE: www.hob.com

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11:11

. 12/26 10 pm.

The Whyos

. 12/27 10 pm.

The Roots

. $39-$41. 12/30 8 pm.

Goo Goo Dolls

. $52-$67 advance; $57-$72 day of show. 12/31 9 pm.

Keswick Theatre

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

» READ MORE: www.keswicktheatre.com

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New Year's Eve Show With Gregg Allman

. $49.50-$59.50. 12/31 9:30 pm.

The Note

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

» READ MORE: www.thenotewc.com

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Meniskus

. $10. 12/26 8 pm.

Monacy/Josh Komorowski/The Sermon

. $10. 12/27 9 pm.

Brothers Past

. Sold out. 12/31 10 pm.

Painted Bride Art Center

230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914.

» READ MORE: www.paintedbride.org

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New Years Eve With Todd Rundgren

. $125. 12/31 10:30 pm.

Science Center Theater

340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell; 215-641-6518.

» READ MORE: www.mc3.edu

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Billy Childs/Ying Quartet

. $22; $10 children. 1/1 8 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. 12/26 8 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

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

» READ MORE: www.st94.com

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2U

. $19.50. 12/26 8:30 pm.

Beatlemania Now

. $29.50; $15 children 12 & under at 3 pm show only. 12/27 3 & 8 pm.

Warchild

. $21.50. 12/28 7:30 pm.

Assembly of Dust

. $19.50. 12/29 7:30 pm.

Splintered Sunlight

. $15. 12/30 8 pm.

Dr. K's Motown Revue

. $39.50 for 7 pm show; $47.50 for 10:30 pm show. 12/31.

Susquehanna Bank Center

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

» READ MORE: www.livenation.com

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Power99 Holla-Day Jam

- Lil Wayne/Keri Hilson/Gym Class Heroes/Keyshia Cole. $45.99-$150.75. 12/28 8 pm.

TLA

334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

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All Time Low/Mercy Mercedes/Runner Runner/Sing it Loud/The Friday Night Boys

. $20. 12/27 7 pm.

They Might Be Giants/Corn Mo

. $25-$35. 12/31 7:30 & 11:30 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483.

» READ MORE: www.thetroc.com

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Christmas Show & Party

. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/26 8 pm.

The Argyles/Netherfriends/The Tweeds/By Surprise

. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/27 6 pm.

New Liberty

. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/30 7 pm.

Westside All Wars Memorial Building

1510 Adriatic Ave., Atlantic City; 609-348-7100.

National R&B Music Society Gala

. $40. 12/26 8 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

» READ MORE: www.worldcafelive.com

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David Falcone

*FREE*

12/26 12:30 pm.

The Bridge

. $13-$15. 12/27 9 pm.

Pat McGee Band

. $25-$35. 12/27 7:30 pm.

Mary Scholz/Alec Stewart

. $8. 12/28 7 pm.

Virginia Coalition

. $19-$26. 12/28 7:30 pm.

Paul Green School of Rock All Stars

. $19. 12/29 7 & 9:30 pm.

Gandalf Murphy & the Slambovian Circus of Dreams

. $25-$35. 12/30 7:30 pm.

Joey Page: Christmas With Me Tour

. $13-$18. 12/30 4 pm.

New Year's Eve With Alo Brasil

. $65-$80 early seating includes dinner & show; $45-$55 late show only. 12/31 7:30 & 10:45 pm.

Slo-Mo & Mic Wrecka/Stargazer Lily

. $21. 12/31 10 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

Bob & Barbara's Lounge

1509 South St.; 215-545-4511.

. The Crowd Pleasers. 12/26-12/27.

Chris' Jazz Cafe

1421 Sansom St.; 215-568-3131.

» READ MORE: www.chrisjazzcafe.com

. Ari Hoenig. 12/26. Dirk Quinn Band. 12/27. Jimmy Bruno Quartet. 12/27. Jack Furlong Quartet. 12/29. Jazz Jam With Victor North. 12/30. The Hoppin' John Orchestra. 12/31.

Denim

1710 Walnut St.; 215-735-6700.

. Adam Bomb. 12/26.

Fergie's Pub

1214 Sansom St.; 215-928-8118.

» READ MORE: www.fergies.com

. New Pony. 12/26. Folk by Association. 12/27. Traditional Irish Session. 12/27. Rustic Blues. 12/28.

The Fire

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

. The Ray Gradys/Chewing Pics/McRad/Bednarik. 12/26. The Green Light Society/Push/Steve Urban. 12/27.

Fluid

613 S. 4th St.; 215-629-3686.

» READ MORE: www.fluidnightclub.com

. Tastytreats. $7; free for ladies before 11 pm. 12/27 10 pm. Fast, Cheap & Out of Control. $5. 12/28 10 pm.

Commodore Barry Club

6815 Emlen St.; 215-843-8051. theirishcenter.com. Philadelphia Swing Dance Society: "Almost New Year's" Swing Dance/Party - Live music by City Rhythm Orchestra. 12/27.

Khyber

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

» READ MORE: www.thekhyber.com

. Fang Fang/Latex Generation/The Horrible Truth About Me/Weston. 12/27.

M Room

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

» READ MORE: www.themanhattanroom.com

. Illvibe Collective: Body Rock. 12/27.

Mermaid Inn

7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797.

» READ MORE: www.themermaidinn.net

. The Planets. 12/27. New Year's Eve Party Featuring The Hot Club of Philadelphia. 12/31.

NXNW

7165 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-1000.

» READ MORE: www.nxnwphl.com

. Ms. Bobbi Humphrey. 12/26. Butterball's Motown Dance Party. 12/30. Salsa Night. Drink & dinner specials featuring Latino cuisine available for purchase. 12/31.

North Star Bar

2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488.

» READ MORE: www.northstarrocks.com

. DeLeon/J. Viewz. 12/27. Long Walk Home/The Quelle Source/Phantasm. 12/28. The Sparta Philharmonic/Parkwright/Lisa Cavallaro & Band 9/Live to Tell. 12/30.

Ortlieb's Jazzhaus

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

» READ MORE: www.ortliebsjazzhaus.com

. Ortlieb's Hausband/Joe Ford. 12/26. Orrin Evans Quartet. 12/27. Ernest Stuart Jam Session. 12/28. Byron Landham Jam Session. 12/30. New Year's Eve Party. 12/31.

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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New Year's Eve Bash & Jazz Jam. 12/31.

Pure

1221 St. James St.; 215-735-5772.

» READ MORE: www.purephilly.com

. DJ Carl Michaels. 12/26.

Time

1315 Sansom St.; 215-985-4800. timerestaurant.net. Carol Moog & Don Evans Blues Duo. 12/27 8-11 pm.

Tin Angel at Serrano

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

» READ MORE: www.tinangel.com

. TV Sound. 12/26. Francis Dunnery. 12/27. Mary Fahl/Byron Isaacs/Glenn Patscha. 12/28. Stephen Kellogg & the Sixers. 12/29. Valerie Orth/Monica McIntyre, Cellist & Vocalist/Alexandra Day. 12/30. Erin McKeown/Garrison Starr. 12/31.

Tritone

1508 South St.; 215-545-0475.

» READ MORE: www.tritonebar.com

. Rare Breed. 12/26. Sugartown. 12/27. The Collective Hosted by Cornell Rochester. 12/28. Jessica Latshaw. 12/28. Panoramic Polaroid. 12/29. Dark Horse. 12/31.

Warmdaddy's

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

» READ MORE: www.warmdaddys.com

. Brass Heaven Featuring Jeff Bradshaw. 12/26-12/27.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Brownies 23 East

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

» READ MORE: www.Brownies23east.com

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Burnt Sienna. 12/26. Blackthorn. 12/27. Splintered Sunlight. 1/1.

Doylestown Moose Lodge #1284

127 East State St., Doylestown; 215-348-9135.

. Skip's Museum. 12/27. Concrete Jungle/CDC/War Pigs/State of Euphoria/Layin Waste. 12/31.

John & Peter's Place

96 S. Main St., New Hope; 215-862-5981.

» READ MORE: www.johnandpeters.com

. Birdie Num Num & the Spirit Squad. 12/26. John & Carm. 12/27. The Lawsuits. 12/27. Dyer Weed. 12/28. Meniskus. 12/28. Gilgongo. 12/30. Lofash. 1/1.

Lime Light Restaurant & Piano Bar

812 North Easton Road, Doylestown; 215-345-6330. Andy Prescott. 12/30.

Muggs on Main Street

211 S. Main St., Doylestown; 215-489-7795. myspace.com/muggsonmainstreet. Shelbycrash/Mike Lovesick. 12/27.

The Nail

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

» READ MORE: www.thenail1.com

. Life Slides Down/Slaymo/Larry Labo/Lyings Mouth. 12/26. Undercast/En Stride. 12/27.

Puck

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

» READ MORE: www.pucklive.com

. The Buicks. 12/27. John Eddie. 12/31.

Steel City Coffeehouse

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

. Special Ed & the Shortbus Bluegrass Band/Tim McGlone/Jim Hanft. 12/27.

Tavern at Burk's Bend

601 E. Chester Pike, Ridley Park; 484-494-3331. Celebrate New Year's Eve at the Tavern at Burk's Bend. Reservations required: 484-494-3331. 12/31.

New Jersey

Cafe Madison

33 Lafayette St., Riverside; 856-764-4444.

» READ MORE: www.cafemadison.com

. Michael Cormon. 12/26. The Budesa Brothers. 12/27. Lore Constantine. 12/27. New Year's Eve With Rene White. Reservations required. 12/31.

Dadz Bar & Grill

Route 38 & Madison Ave., Lumberton; 609-267-4344.

» READ MORE: www.dadzbarandgrill.com

. Phrogger. 12/26.

Golden Nugget Tavern

433 New Freedom Rd., Berlin; 856-753-1402.

. Sister Blue. 12/27.

Jenkinson's

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

» READ MORE: www.jenksclub.com

. Twelve-10/DJ Robbie O. 12/26. The Nerds/DJ Unique. 12/27. The Benjamins/DJ Unique/Twelve-10. 12/31.

The Tap Room & Grill

427 W. Crystal Lake Ave., Haddon Township; 856-854-4255.

» READ MORE: www.taproomgrill.com

. Stage 3. 12/31 9 pm.

Delaware

Cool Dog Concert Series

Near Kenton (directions & address with RSVP). 302-659-3855.

» READ MORE: www.cooldogconcerts.com

. We're About 9/Casey MacKenzie. 12/31.

DuPont Theatre

W. 10th St. at North St. Market, Wilmington; 302-656-4401.

» READ MORE: www.duponttheatre.com

. Jim Brickman. 12/31.

Other Nightlife events

12 Midnight

Open bar, special drinks, live music, DJ sets & much more. The Crystal Tea Room, 100 Penn Square East; 215-627-5100.

» READ MORE: www.nyephilly.com

. $100-$175. 12/31 8 pm.

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Celebrate New Year's Eve at the Tavern at Burk's Bend

Ben Singleton & Peoples Choice will perform. Tavern at Burk's Bend, 601 E. Chester Pike, Ridley Park; RSVP required: 484-494-3331. 12/31 9 pm.

New Year's Eve with the Mummers Fancy Brigade Association

Cocktail reception, 4-course dinner, live band, dancing and a lesson in the Mummers strut. Presented by the Penn's Landing Corporation over the Delaware River. Penn's Landing Caterers, 1301 S. Columbus Blvd. 215-669-4398,

. $120. 12/31 8 pm.

Comic Energy: The Comedy Revolution Mix of live & filmed sketches, improv, stand-up, music & more. Prime Lounge, 1200 Sansom St.; 215-397-3040.

» READ MORE: www.comicenergy.com

. $10. 12/29 9-11 pm.

Dracula's Ball

Cruxshadows & Bow Ever Down to perform. DJ Knobhead, DJ Kathy Fadigan & DJ Mike Saga spin. Shampoo, 417 N. 8th St.; 215-925-9259.

» READ MORE: www.draculasball.com

. $25. 12/31 9 pm.

Home for the Holidays

Oldies, hip-hop, Latin, R&B, funk & reggae music, karaoke, line dancing, food & vendors. Dressy attire required. Chase Center on the Riverfront, 800 S. Madison St., Wilmington; 215-849-5545.

. $50. 12/27 8 pm.

Mad, Mad Masquerade

New Year's party & masquerade ball w/music by Scythian, magic show & more. Stotesbury Mansion, 1923 Walnut St.; scythianmusic.com. $149. 12/31 8 pm.

New Year's Day Celebration

12-hour dance party. Soups, salads, burgers & more available for purchase. Sisters Restaurant & Nightclub, 1320 Chancellor St.; 215-735-0735.

» READ MORE: www.sistersnightclub.com

. $6. 1/1 2 pm.

New Year's Eve

Live jazz & 4-course tasting menu. Grounds for Sculpture, 18 Fairgrounds Rd., Hamilton; 609-586-0616.

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New Year's Eve

Music by Split Decision & DJ Joel Furness, open bar & dinner buffet. KatManDu, 50 Riverview Plaza, Trenton; 609-393-7300.

» READ MORE: www.katmandutrenton.com

. $60. 12/31 8 pm.

New Year's Eve & Day Celebrations

Karaoke, decorations & party favors on New Year's Eve. Roaring fire, hot drinks & more on New Year's Day. McGillin's Olde Ale House, 1310 Drury St.; 215-735-5562.

» READ MORE: www.mcgillins.com

. $5. 12/31 8 pm.

New Year's Eve Celebration

Cannstatter Volksfest Verein, 9130 Academy Rd.; 215-855-3367.

» READ MORE: www.cvvphilly.com

. $75. 12/31 8 pm.

New Year's Eve Celebration

Top shelf open bar, DJ Fred, dinner buffet, champagne toast at midnight, party favors & more. Sisters Restaurant & Nightclub, 1320 Chancellor St.; 215-735-0735.

» READ MORE: www.sistersnightclub.com

. $25 advance; $30 day of event. 12/31 8 pm.

New Year's Eve Cruise

Good view of fireworks, dinner buffet, beverage package, champagne toast, party favors, live entertainment & dancing. Spirit of Philadelphia Cruises, Columbus Blvd.; RSVP required: 866-455-3866.

. $133.90. 12/31 9 pm.

New Year's Eve in Philadelphia on the River

Open bar, sushi & Asian fare, DJ sets, party favors, view of the fireworks & more. Hibachi, Pier 19 North, 325 Columbus Blvd.; 215-592-7100.

» READ MORE: www.NYEphilly.com

. $99 & up. 12/31 8:30 pm.

New Year's Eve Party

Live music by Pub Rally, open bar, hors d'oeurves & champagne toast at midnight. Manayunk Brewery & Restaurant, 4120 Main St.; 215-482-8220.

» READ MORE: www.manayunkbrewery.com

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$90. 12/31 8 pm.

New Year's Eve Party

Live bands, open bar, hors d'eourves & big screen coverage of Times Square. Rusty Rudder, 113 Dickinson St., Dewey Beach; 302-227-3888.

» READ MORE: www.deweybeachlife.com

. $115. 12/31 9 pm.

New Year's Eve With Rene White, Pianist

Classic hits & show tunes, champagne toast, multi-course dinner & dancing. Cafe Madison, 33 Lafayette St., Riverside; RSVP: 856-764-4444.

» READ MORE: www.cafemadison.com

. $39.95. 12/31 6 pm.

New Year's Eve With Steve Forbert

w/guest artist Amy Speace. Hors d'oeurves & champagne toast. Ocean County Library, 101 Washington St., Toms River; 732-349-6200.

$25. 12/31 10 pm.

New Year's Eve With Time-Out Band & Lou Dottolli

Blue Eyes Supper Club, 138 Egg Harbor Rd., Sewell; RSVP required: 856-227-5656.

. $65 first seating; $85 second seating includes favors. 12/31 6 & 10 pm.

NYE Passport 2009: Old City

Admission to 2 Old City bars, top shelf open bar & champagne toast. Old City, Between Front & 5th; 215-568-1616.

» READ MORE: www.nye215.com

. $85. 12/31 9 pm.

NYE Passport 2009: Rittenhouse

Admission to 4 Rittenhouse bars, top shelf open bar & champagne toast. Drinker's Pub, 1903 Chestnut St.; 215-568-1616.

» READ MORE: www.nye215.com

. $90. 12/31 9 pm.

NYE Philly City Gala at the Bellevue

Top shelf premium open bar, hors d'oeuvres, world renowned DJs, midnight champagne toasts, festive favors & more. The Bellevue, Broad & Walnut Sts.; 215-327-2537.

» READ MORE: www.nyephilly.com

. $125-$165. 12/31 8 pm.

PBSN New Year's Eve Buffet & Dance Party Social

Dressy attire. Ramblewood Country Club, 200 Country Club Pkwy., Mount Laurel; 888-348-5544.

» READ MORE: www.pbsninfo.com

. $50. 12/31 8 pm.

Scent of a Woman Night

- Food & drink specials, live music & complimentary chocolates. Blue Eyes Supper Club, 138 Egg Harbor Rd., Sewell; 856-227-5656.

. 12/31 8 pm.