In Concert

Annenberg Center Zellerbach Theatre

3680 Walnut St.; 215-898-6701.

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Irish Christmas in America.

$20-$40. 12/11. 8 pm.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band.

$20-$45. 12/12. 8 pm.

Appel Farm Arts & Music Center

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

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Exit 1 Off the Crooked Road: Traditional Music in South Jersey.

$15. 12/12. 8 pm.

Crossing Vineyards & Winery

1853 Wrightstown Rd., Washington Crossing; 215-493-6500.

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Eric Mintel Quartet: Christmas Jazz.

$45. 12/11. 7:30-10 pm.

Electric Factory

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

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Get the Led Out.

$22.50 advance; $25 day of show. 12/11. 8:30 pm.

GWAR.

$20 advance; $23 day of show. 12/12. 8:30 pm.

Chris Brown.

$33.50. 12/13. 8 pm.

First Unitarian Church

2125 Chestnut St.; 267-765-5210.

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Chris Garneau.

$10. 12/11. 9 pm.

Never Shout Never.

$13 advance; $15 day of show. 12/16. 6:30 pm.

Grand Opera House

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

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Canadian Brass: A Canadian Brass Christmas.

$36-$45. 12/14. 8 pm.

House of Blues

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

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Redemption Saturdays.

$10; free for ladies. 12/12.

Kimmel Center

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

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Cartoon Christmas Trio.

12/11. 5:30-7:15 pm.

Kimmel Center Youth Jazz Ensemble.

12/12. 12-1:30 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

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

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Mutlu.

$19.50. 12/11. 8:30 pm.

Kenny Vance & the Planotones.

$35. 12/12. 8 pm.

Savoy Brown.

$29-$40. 12/13. 7:30 pm.

A Celtic Yuletide With Michael Londra.

$35. 12/15. 8 pm.

The Theater of the Living Arts (TLA)

334 South St.; 215-922-1011.

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Switchfoot.

$10.45. 12/11. 9 pm.

Railroad Earth.

$22 advance; $25 day of show. 12/12. 9 pm.

Trenton War Memorial

1 Memorial Dr., Trenton; 609-984-8400.

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The Bobs.

$25. 12/17. 7 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483.

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Dashboard Confessional.

12/12. 8 pm.

Vader.

$17.50 advance; $20 day of show. 12/13. 6:30 pm.

The Drug Bunny Holiday Party.

$9.50. 12/16. 7:30 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400.

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Lizanne Knott & Friends Philabundance Benefit.

$6 plus one non-perishable food item. 12/11. 9 pm.

Ryan Montbleau.

$18-$28 advance; $20-$30 day of show. 12/12. 7:30 pm.

The Mumbles.

$10. 12/12. 9 pm.

Chana Rothman.

$12 advance; $15 day of show. 12/13. 7 pm.

Alright Junior.

$9. 12/15. 8 pm.

Justin Guarini & Drivetime.

$23. 12/16. 8 pm.

Grant Hart.

$13. 12/17. 9 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

The Blockley Pourhouse

38th & Ludlow; 215-222-1234.

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. The Sobriquets. $5. 12/13. 8 pm.

Bob & Barbara's Lounge 1509 South St.; 215-545-4511. www.sswba.org/Directory/BobandBarbara/bob.html. Cash Dance. $5. 12/15.

Chris' Jazz Cafe 1421 Sansom St.; 215-568-3131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com/. Orrin Evans Big Band. $12. 12/15. James Farm. $30. 12/11. The Bad Apples. $5-$10. 12/11. 5-7 pm. Cathy Rocco. $20. 12/12. 8 pm. Dave Manley. $10. 12/12. J.M.M.D.. $5-$10. 12/14. 5-7 pm. Matt Richards. $5-$10. 12/14. 8 pm. Jazz Jam With Victor North. $2. 12/15. Eboni Strings. $5-$10. 12/16. 5-7 pm. Katie Eagleson Band. $5-$10. 12/16. 8 pm. Chuck Staab Trio. $5-$10. 12/17. 5-7 pm. Victor Baker Band. $5-$10. 12/17. 8 pm. Lin Rountree Band. $5-$10. 12/17. 11 pm.

Fergie's Pub 1214 Sansom St.; 215-928-8118. www.fergies.com. Traditional Irish Session.

Finnigan's Wake 537 N. Third St.; 215-574-9317. www.finnigans.com. Mike Anthony Thompson & Friends. 12/14.

The Fire 412 W. Girard Ave.; 267-671-9298. www.iourecords.com/thefire/. Cowmuddy. $7. 12/15. 9 pm. Randori. $7. 12/16. 9 pm. Stephanie White & The Philth Hamonic. $7. 12/17. 9 pm.

Fiso Lounge 1437 South St.; 215-735-2220. www.fisoloungenightclub.com/. Double Up Fridays. $5; free for ladies before 11 pm. 12/11. Always On Top Saturdays. $5; free for ladies before 11 pm. 12/12. Sexy Sundays. 12/13.

JC Dobbs 304 South St.; 215-925-4053. www.jcdobbslive.com. Marshall Allen. 12/13. 4 pm.

Johnny Brenda's 1201 Frankford Ave.; 215-739-9684. johnnybrendas.com. East Hundred. $10. 12/11. 9 pm. Wissahickon Chicken Shack. $10. 12/12. 9 pm. The Big Horn Cavaliers. $10. 12/13. 6 pm. Sunny Day in Glasgow. $10. 12/15. 9 pm. Public Record. $10. 12/16. 9 pm. Andrew Lipke & The Prospects. $10. 12/17. 9 pm.

Khyber 56 S. Second St.; 215-238-5888. www.thekhyber.com. Cheers Elephant. $8. 12/11. 8 pm. Person L. $10. 12/12. 9 pm. The Ill Part II. $8. 12/13. 8 pm. Bamboo Shoots. $8. 12/16. 8 pm. Weston. $8. 12/17. 9 pm.

L2 2201 South St.; 215-732-7878. www.l2restaurant.com/. Mary Ellen Desmond Duo. 12/17.

The Manhattan Room (M Room) 15 W. Girard Ave.; 215-739-5577. www.themanhattanroom.com/. Thom McCarthy. $8. 12/11. 9:30 pm. Holly Golightly. $12. 12/12. 9:30 pm. The Levee Drivers. $8. 12/13. 9:30 pm. Starving the Tsunami. $8. 12/16. 9:30 pm. The Willowz. $8. 12/17. 9:30 pm.

Mermaid Inn 7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797. www.themermaidinn.net/. The Humbleman Band. $10. 12/11. 8:30 pm. The Planets. $10. 12/12. 8:30 pm. Big Bluegrass Jam. 12/15. 8:30 pm. The Wallace Brothers. 12/16. 9 pm. Steve Giordano. 12/17. 8:30 pm.

North Star Bar 2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488. www.northstarrocks.com. Mission Hill. $8. 12/11. 9 pm. The Whigs. $12. 12/12. 9 pm. Kingsnake. $8. 12/13. 7 pm. Matthew Green. $7. 12/15. 7 pm. The Sleepwells. $8. 12/16. 7 pm. Street Dogs. $14 advance; $16 day of show. 12/17. 7 pm.

Ortlieb's Jazzhaus 847 N. Third St.; 215-922-1035. www.ortliebsjazzhaus.com/. Jam Session With Ortlieb's Hausband. $3. 12/15.

The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz & Performing Arts 736-38 S. Broad St.; 215-893-9912. www.clefclub.org. Indigo Writings. $10 advance; $15 day of show. 12/12. 7 pm.

Tin Angel at Serrano 20 S. 2nd St.; 215-928-0978. www.tinangel.com. Grey Eye Glances. $20. 12/11. 7:30 pm. The Spring Standards. $12. 12/11. 10 pm. Susan Werner. $22. 12/12. 7 pm. The Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash. $10. 12/12. 10 pm. The Twilight Hours. $12. 12/13. 7 pm. Hollis Brown. $10. 12/17. 8:30 pm.

Tritone 1508 South St.; 215-545-0475. www.tritonebar.com/. The Jukebox Zeros. $6; free with an unwrapped toy. 12/11. Holiday Madness by Comic Energy. $15 at the doors; $10 in advance. 12/12.

Warmdaddy's 1400 S. Columbus Blvd.; 215-462-2000. www.warmdaddys.com. Frank Bey & the Swing City Blues Band. $15. 12/11. Gospel Brunch Hosted by CeCe McGhee. 12/13.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Brownies 23 East

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

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. Splintered Sunlight. $6. 12/17. The Union. $6. 12/11. 10 pm. The Benderz. $6. 12/12. 10 pm. Joe Bachman & the Crew. $6. 12/16. 10 pm.

Kennett Flash 102 Sycamore Alley, Kennett Square; 484-732-8295. www.kennettflash.org. Deb Callahan. $12; $15. 12/11. 8 pm. Dan Orlando. 12/12. 8 pm.

The Rusty Nail 2580 Haverford Rd., Ardmore; 610-649-6245. www.thenail1.com. Open Blues Jam With the Blues Mercenaries. 12/17.

The Note 142 E. Market St., West Chester; 800-059-4849. www.thenotewc.com. Solar Powered Sun Destroyer. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/11. 9 pm. The Legwarmers. $10 advance; $12 day of show. 12/12. 9 pm. Tally Hall. $15 advance; $17 day of show. 12/14. 8 pm. The Goodnight Anthem. $8 advance; $10 day of show. 12/17. 7 pm.

Puck 85 Printers Alley, Doylestown; 215-348-9000. www.pucklive.com. Mike Pfeiffer & The Associates. $10. 12/11. 8:30 pm. Dan Bern. $22. 12/12. Women Who Rock. $5. 12/13. 6 pm.

Steel City Coffeehouse 203 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-933-4043. www.steelcitycoffeehouse.com/. Christine Havrilla. $15 advance; $18 day of show. 12/11. 8:30 pm. Burning Bridget Cleary. $15 advance; $18 day of show. 12/12. 9 pm. John Schmitt. 12/16. 8 pm.

Delaware

The Blue Parrot Bar & Grille

1934 W. Sixth St., Union Street; 302-655-8990.

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. The Bullets. 12/17. Hippocampus. 12/11. 9 pm. 61 North. 12/12. 9 pm. Nino Breeze. 12/13. 5:30-9:30 pm. Count Von Count. 12/15. 8-11 pm. The Darcy Trio. 12/16. 8-11 pm.

Mojo 13 1706 Philadelphia Pike, Wilmington; 302-798-5798. www.myspace.com/mojothirteen. The Hated. 12/11. 8 pm. Deadlock Victims. $6. 12/12. 9 pm. Kyndread. 12/13. 8 pm. Markus Christoph. 12/15. 8 pm.