I will go right to the cliff-hanger-three shows with country singer-songwriter Ward Davis (who has written for the who’s-who of country artists and more, were announced for January 18th through 20th. Those sold out immediately. While writing this I see that a fourth Sunday matinee show has just gone up. Tickets were available ten minutes ago at OutHouseTickets.com
Willi Carlisle is coming to The Slowdown on February 16th and I cannot recommend this show enough. I saw him last year and he is a great songwriter, but his performance is SO engaging, engrossing and entertaining that is very hard to describe. A must see if you ask me. Tickets on sale at TheSlowdown.com at 10AM on Friday
Oliver Anthony, who had the viral hit “Rich Men North of Richmond” earlier this year will bring his folk/country sounds to Westfair Amphitheater outside of Council Bluffs on June 16th. Tickets are on sale Friday at 10AM at Ticketmaster.com
Funk/Jam band Lettuce is bringing their VIBE tour to OMAHA on February 9th at The Astro and tickets go on sale sat Ticketmaster.com Friday
Porno For Pyros were originally going to play Steelhouse Omaha last month, but that tour go scrapped. That tour was supposed to be in support of new music, and now the tour is being billed The Farewell Tour and it is coming to The Astro on February 24th. They did release a new song today though and it is quite good. Tickets On Sale Friday at 10AM at Ticketmaster.com
Tropidelic with support from Ubiquitous and The Palmer Squares at The Waiting Room on March 9th and tickets are on sale now at Etix.com and Homers Music.
Stray Cat Brian Setzer will be at The Astro on March 10th. He just put out a new rock-a-billy album that was very enjoyable. This show should be a riot. Tickets on sale at Ticketmaster.com at 10AM
Pantera and Lamb of God are at Pinnacle Bank Arena on Valentines Day!Tickets go on sale Friday 11/17 at 10AM.
Nebraska favorite Andy Frasco & The U.N. will be at The Slowdown on February 15th with tickets going on sale Friday at 10AM at The Slowdown.com Dogs In A Pile will also be on the bill.
Barnato also has metal legends Armored Saint on April 5th with tickets on sale at TicketWeb.com
Pirate metal band Alestorm will be at The Admiral on Saturday, March 30th wit tickets on sale at etix.com and Homers Music at 10AM Friday
Post Sex Nachos are coming to Reverb Lounge on March 11th with tickets on sale now at Etix.com and Homers Music.
Flogging Molly will be at The Bourbon Theatre with Amigo the Devil and Gen and the Degenerates (get it!). That show is on March 10th
Blue Band Mississippi Heat be at Waiting Room on December 14th with tickets on sale at Etix.com and Homer Music
Ashley McBryde and Harper O’ Neil will be at The Astro on June 15th. Don’t sleep on Harper! Get there early. Tickets on sale at Ticketmaster.com Friday at 10AM
Tiny Habits will be at the Waiting Room on March 26th and tickets go on sale Friday at 10AM at Etix.com and Homers Music.
Devilish doo-wop group Twin Temple will be Slowdown on March 9th with VOWWS. Might not want to wait on tickets for that show. Tickets on sale at TheSlowdown.com at 10AM Friday
It is going to be heaven in Omaha when Bryan Adams brings his So Happy It Hurts Tour to CHI Health Center on February 21! Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics is going to do Eurythmics songs to open the show. He has a group of singers with him. Tickets on sale Saturday at 9AM at Ticketmaster.com
Staind will be Pinnacle Bank Arena on my birthday May 5 with Seether, Saint Asonia and Tim Montana! Tickets on sale Friday at Noon
Barnato has Hinder on their stage on January 25th with tickets going on sale at Ticketweb tomorrow
TX Red Dirt country singer Wade Bowen will be at The Bourbon Theatre on January 20th with tickets on sale Friday at 10AM