Special Photo
 Usher will perform Sunday at Philips Arena in Atlanta. 

Special Photo Usher will perform Sunday at Philips Arena in Atlanta. 

37 Main

37 E. Main St., Buford

678-288-2030

www.37main.com

• Today: White Leppard Crue

• Saturday: Iron Mullet

• Thursday: Rock Mafia

• Dec. 10: Electic Boogaloo

• Dec. 11: Free Ride 75

• Dec. 16: Rock Mafia

• Dec. 17: Mad Margritt

40 Watt Club

285 W. Washington St., Athens

706-549-7871

www.40watt.com

• Monday: Cold War Kids

• Dec. 10: Tidings for Tikes with Futurebirds

• Dec. 31: Of Montreal

• Jan. 13-15: Drive-By Truckers

AAron’s amphitheatre at lakewood

2002 Lakewood Ave., Atlanta

404-443-5000

www.livenation.com/venue/aarons-amphitheatre-at-lakewood-tickets

No shows listed as of press time.

Arena at Gwinnett Center

6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth

770-813-7500

www.gwinnettcenter.com

• Dec. 10: Trans-Siberian Orchestra

• Feb. 10: Brad Paisley

• March 4: Kid Rock

• April 18: Lady Gaga

PERFORMING ARTS CENTER AT GWINNETT CENTER

6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth

770-813-7500

www.gwinnettcenter.com

• Today-Sunday: Northeast Atlanta Ballet’s “The Nutcracker”

• Dec. 4-5, 10-12, 17-19: Gwinnett Ballet Theatre’s “The Nutcracker”

• Jan. 8: Comedy Vibes

• Jan. 15: Ralphie May

Atlanta Civic Center

395 Piedmont Ave. N.E., Atlanta

404-523-6275

www.atlantaciviccenter.com

• Dec. 31: Charlie Wilson and Chrisette Michele

Buford Variety Theater

170 W. Main St., Buford

770-271-7878

www.bufordvarietytheater.com

• Dec. 3-4: The WiseGuys Show featuring Vinnie Coppola and Steve Mingolla

• Dec. 10-11: Drew Thomas

• Dec. 17-18: Nancy Reed

• Dec. 23: Mixed Nuts of Comedy featuring Sue Ryerson, Deb Cole and Mia Jackson

Center Stage

1374 W. Peachtree St.

404-885-1365

www.centerstage-atlanta.com

• Tuesday: Switchfoot, American Bang and Paper Tongues

• Dec. 11: Sister Hazel

• Dec. 13: Tank with Kandi

• Dec. 14: Not So Silent Night with Train, Plain White Ts and Christina Perri

• Dec. 16: Wu-Tang Clan

Chastain Park Amphitheater

4469 Stella Drive N.W., Atlanta

404-233-2227

www.livenation.com

No shows listed as of press time.

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta

www.cobbenergycentre.com

770-916-2800

• Today-Sunday: Cirque Dreams Holidaze

• Dec. 10: Russell Peters

• Dec. 11: Louis C.K.

• Dec. 12: Army Ground Forces Band Holiday Concert

EDDIE’S ATTIC

515-B N. McDonough St., Decatur

404-377-4976

www.eddiesattic.com

• Today: Claire Lynch Band Dana Cooper

• Saturday: Alice Peacock, Walter Parks

• Sunday: Radney Foster Ashley Arrison

• Monday: Songwriter’s Open Mic

• Tuesday: Nervous But Excited Betty Soo

• Wednesday: David Mayfield Parade Levi Lowrey

• Thursday: Sandra McCracken

• Dec. 10: Blair Crimmins & The Hookers, Lexi Street Band

• Dec. 11: DeDe Vogt, Roxie Watson

• Dec. 12: Jennifer Daniels

Everett Brothers

Music Barn

Stonecypher Road, Suwanee

770.945.9098

www.everettsmusicbarn.com

• Saturday: Counterpoint

Ferst Center for the Arts

349 Ferst Drive, Georgia Tech

campus

404-894-9600

www.ferstcenter.gatech.edu

• Sunday: Kathy Mattea

• Dec. 10: A Peter White Christmas featuring Rick Braun and Mindi Abair

Fox Theatre

660 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta

404-881-2100

www.foxtheatre.org

• Dec. 3-5, 10-12, 16-19, 21-24 and 26: Atlanta Ballet’s “The Nutcracker”

• Dec. 13: Larry Carols and Mo

The Loft

1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta

404-885-1365

www.theloft-atlanta.com

• Today: Dave Barnes and Drew Holcomb

• Wednesday: Fran Healy

• Dec. 11: Fun

Philips Arena

1 Philips Drive N.W., Atlanta

404-878-3000

www.philipsarena.com

• Sunday: Usher

• Dec. 19: Disney Live! “Mickey’s Magic Show”

• Dec. 23: Justin Bieber

Red Light Cafe

553 Amsterdam Ave., Atlanta

404-874-7828

www.redlightcafe.com

• Today: Ben Belcher, Kris Youmans Band, Prince Tuesday

• Saturday: Common Thread, Floating Coats, Ramblwood, The Bandwith, Young Goodman Brown

• Thursday: Whiskey Bent Valley Boys, Jam

• Dec. 10: Supernova Productions

Rialto Center for the Performing Arts

80 Forsyth St. N.W., Atlanta

404-651-4727

www.rialtocenter.org

• Dec. 4-5: Gala Holiday Concert

• Dec. 11: Holiday Jazz Vespers

Smith’s Olde Bar

1578 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta

404-875-1522

www.smithsoldebar.com

• Today: The Elvis Show

• Saturday: Kinchafoonee Cowboys

• Sunday: The Mark Richardson Memorial Benefit

• Wednesday: Lauara Reed

• Thursday: The Kicks with The Bridges

• Dec. 10: Adam Taylor, Granville Automatic, Richard Bicknell and The Shameless Lovers

The Tabernacle

152 Luckie St., Atlanta

404-659-9022

www.livenation.com/venue/

getVenue/venueId/1294/

• Dec. 10: Indigo Girls

Variety Playhouse

1099 Euclid Ave., Little Five Points

404-521-1786

www.variety-playhouse.com

• Today: Jonathan Coulton

• Saturday: Carolina Chocolate Drops

• Sunday: Chrimbus Spectacular

• Wednesday: Zoso Satisfaction

• Thursday: Ledisi, It’s Christmas

• Dec. 10: Jimmy Herring Band

Verizon Wireless Amphitheater at Encore Park

2200 Encore Parkway, Alpharetta

www.ticketmaster.com/

venue/115485

No shows listed as of press time.

Wild Bill’s

2075 Market St., Duluth

678-473-1000

www.wildbillsatlanta.com

• Today: BlackHawk

• Saturday: AC/DC Tribute Back N Black

• Dec. 10: Levi Lowrey, Corey Crowder, Jason Davis

Most tickets available through Ticketmaster at 404-249-6400 or www.ticketmaster.com. Call venues for information.