- B.B. King
Oct. 9, House of Blues, hob.com
This legendary guitarist shows the thrill isn’t gone from real, gritty, honest-to-God blues.
- 70 Lewis
Sept. 4, The Winchester, thewinchester.net
Local pop-rock band says they’re an “explosive fireworks laser canon spectacular,” and we believe it.
- Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons
Sept. 25, Palace Theatre, playhousesquare.com
Don’t call it “oldies” — this Jersey Boy’s 50-year career proves there’s always room for doo-wop.
- Bruce Springsteen
Nov. 10, Quicken Loans Arena, theqarena.com
Arena Bruce goes down like a $75 PBR that’s still worth every last damn penny.
- Dinosaur Jr.
Nov. 20, Grog Shop, grogshop.gs
Jay Mascis may have white hair, but his band has two settings: loud and loudest.
5 in 15 Words: Rock, Jazz, and Blues
12:00 AM EST
August 20, 2009