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Special Photo Sting will perform at Chastain Park on Thursday.

37 Main

37 E. Main St., Buford

678-288-2030

www.37main.com

• Today: 12oz. Prophet and The Lunatics

• Saturday: Poisond and Red White Crue

• June 8: Appetite for Destruction

• June 9: Hysteria and Block Party

40 Watt Club

285 W. Washington St., Athens

706-549-7871

www.40watt.com

• Saturday: Jerry Joseph & The Jackmormons

• June 9: Jay Gonzalez

Aaron’s Amphitheatre at Lakewood

2002 Lakewood Ave., Atlanta

404-443-5000

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

• June 9: Jimmy Buffett

• June 23: Iron Maiden and Alice Cooper

• June 29: Def Leppard and Poison

• July 10: Big Time Summer Tour with Big Time Rush, Cody Simpson and Rachel Crow

Arena at Gwinnett Center

6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth

770-813-7500

www.gwinnettcenter.com

• Today: American Red Cross Blood Drive

• June 22: Lady Antebellum, Darius Rucker and Thompson Square

• June 26: One Direction

• Jun 28-30: Free Chapel Forward Conference

Performing Arts Center at Gwinnett Center

6400 Sugarloaf Parkway, Duluth

770-813-7500

www.gwinnettcenter.com

• Monday and Tuesday: Lawrenceville School of Ballet Recital 2012: “Outer Space”

• Aug. 10: Greg Howlett Live Taping Concert

Atlanta Civic Center

395 Piedmont Ave. N.E., Atlanta

404-523-6275

www.atlantaciviccenter.com

• June 8: Sonu Nigam

Center Stage

1374 W. Peachtree St.

404-885-1365

www.centerstage-atlanta.com

• Today and Saturday: Live taping of Uptown Comic

• June 8: Mogwai and Balam Acab

• June 16-17: Mint Condition

Chastain Park Amphitheater

4469 Stella Drive N.W., Atlanta

404-233-2227

www.classicchastain.com and www.chastainseries.com

• Thursday: Sting

• June 13: Gavin DeGraw, Colbie Caillat and Andy Grammer

• June 15: Willie Nelson

• June 16: Anita Baker

Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre

2800 Cobb Galleria Parkway, Atlanta

www.cobbenergycentre.com

770-916-2800

• Wednesday and Thursday: Tyler Perry’s “Madea Gets a Job”

• June 8-9: Tyler Perry’s “The Haves and The Have Nots”

• June 22: Kristin Chenoweth

Eddie’s Attic

515-B N. McDonough St., Decatur

404-377-4976

www.eddiesattic.com

• Today: Paul Warner, Nicki Thrailkill and Jesse Tyler

• Sunday: Graham Colton and Brandon Reeves

• Tuesday: The Trishas

• Wednesday: Brian Collins, Davin McCoy and Patrick Scott

• Thursday: Scotty Cram

Everett’s Music Barn

4055 Stonecypher Road, Suwanee

770-945-5628

everettbrothers.com

• June 9: The East Dixie Boys

• June 16: The Tallulah River Bluegrass Band

Ferst Center for the Arts

349 Ferst Drive, Georgia Tech Campus

404-894-9600

www.ferstcenter.gatech.edu

• Sept. 21: Break of Reality

• Sept. 28: Indecision Tour 2012: Daily Show Live

Fox Theatre

660 Peachtree St. N.E., Atlanta

404-881-2100

www.foxtheatre.org

• Today through Sunday, Tuesday through June 10: “Jersey Boys”

• June 14: “Casablanca”

• June 15: “The Godfather”

• June 16: Kathy Griffin

• June 23: Norah Jones

The Loft

1374 W. Peachtree St., Atlanta

404-885-1365

www.centerstage-atlanta.com/shows/the-loft/

• June 16: Hot 107.9 Birthday Bash: Ladies’ Night

• June 22: Matthew Perryman Jones

• July 3: Nada Surf and Waters

Moondance Restaurant and Lounge

300 Peachtree Industrial Blvd., Suite 300, Suwanee

770-831-9700

www.moondancelounge.com

• Today: Band of Gold

• Saturday: CosMicSol Band

• Sunday: Jabari

• Tuesday: Geoff Achison

• Wednesday: Keenan Blount

Philips Arena

1 Philips Drive N.W., Atlanta

404-878-3000

www.philipsarena.com

• Wednesday: Neil Diamond

• June 13: Roger Waters

• June 16: HOT 107.9 Birthday Bash 17

• June 20: LMFAO

Red Clay Theatre

3116 Main St., Duluth

678-957-7283

www.eddieowenpresents.com

• June 8: Joseph Arthur and The Lovely Drifters

• June 9: Ellis Paul and Rebecca Loebe

Red Light Cafe

553 Amsterdam Ave., Atlanta

404-874-7828

www.redlightcafe.com

• Saturday and Sunday: AFTON Shows

• Tuesday: Culliton, Dean & Lloyd

Rialto Center for the Performing Arts

80 Forsyth St. N.W., Atlanta

404-651-4727

www.rialtocenter.org

• June 8: Deeper in Love Album Release Concert

• June 26: Speak Truth to Power: Voices From Beyond the Dark

• Oct. 6: Third World Band

Smith’s Olde Bar

1578 Piedmont Ave., Atlanta

404-875-1522

www.smithsoldebar.com

• Today: Blooking, Col. Bruce Hampton and Jerry Joseph & The Jackmorons

• Saturday: The David Mayfield Parade and Matt Kabus

• Sunday: Spencer Simmons, Best Friend and Copacetic

• Monday: The HHMC Project, Dukes of Brooklyn and Joe Blossom

• Tuesday: White Winged Dove, Long Gone Darlings and Laura Distasi of Measure

• Wednesday: Anoop Desai and Von Grey

• Thursday: Gypsy Sol & The Funkie Church

The Tabernacle

152 Luckie St., Atlanta

404-659-9022

tabernacleatl.com

• June 10: Childish Gambino

• June 17: The Cult and Against Me!

Variety Playhouse

1099 Euclid Ave., Atlanta

404-521-1786

www.variety-playhouse.com

• Saturday: Abbey Road LIVE! presents Sgt. Peppers 45th Anniversary Show

• June 9: LawJam 2012 - 3rd Annual Battle of the Atlanta Lawyers’ Bands

Verizon Wireless Amphitheater at Encore Park

2200 Encore Parkway, Alpharetta

www.vzwamp.com

• Sunday: Jackie Evancho with Atlanta Symphony Orchestra

• Thursday: Foster the People, The Kooks and Kimbra

• June 8: Bon Iver and The Staves

• June 10: ZZ Top, 3 Doors Down and Gretchen Wilson

Wild Bill’s

2075 Market St., Duluth

678-473-1000

www.wildbillsatlanta.com

• Today: REHAB presents Battle of the Bands Country Edition

• Saturday: REHAB presents Battle of the Bands Rock Edition

• June 8: DotGatsby’s GatsbyBash and Grand Hustle

• June 16: Jackyl and Nigel Dupree

Most tickets available through Ticketmaster at 404-249-6400 or www.ticketmaster.com.