This Just In 12/25-12/31/08
Steve Earl & the Bluegrass Dukes will be one of the many acts at next summer's RockyGrass.
Steve Earl & the Bluegrass Dukes, Hot Rize, Earl Scruggs, Del McCoury Band, Claire Lynch Band are among the many acts announced for the initial line-up for the 37th Annual RockyGrass festival, which will be held in Lyons July 24-26. Visit Planet Bluegrass for more info. Here's a rundown of the other shows going on sale this weekend, or recently announced. For ticket information, click on the venue links. -- Jon Solomon
1969 Tour: With Sole, Ceschi Ramos and DJ Factor, Fri., Jan. 30, 10 p.m., $10/$12.
Mishka: With Dirty Heads, Thu., March 26, 8 p.m., $10/$14.
Dark Star Orchestra: March 27-28, 9 p.m., $29.50.
Cervantes' Masterpiece Ballroom
Easy Star All-Stars: Fri., March 13.
Easy Star Allstars: Thu., March 12, 9 p.m., $15.
The Hold Steady: Fri., April 10, 8:30 p.m., $18/$20.
John Brown's Body: With Blue King Brown, Thu., March 19, 9 p.m., $15.
OTT: With the Egg, Sat., March 21, 9 p.m., $17.
Matt Wertz: Sat., March 7, 8:30 p.m., $15.
Automatic Loveletter: With Tickle Me Pink and A Cursive Memory, Thu., March 12, 7 p.m., $10.
Dear & the Headlights: With Reubens Accomplice and Miniature Tigers, Sat., March 7, 7:30 p.m., $10.
I Am Ghost: Tue., Jan. 13, 7:30 p.m., $10.
In This Moment: Sun., Feb. 1, 8 p.m., $12.
My Children My Bride: Wed., Jan. 14, 7:30 p.m., $8/$10.
Nickel Eye: Featuring Nikolai Fraiture from the Strokes. With Low Vs. Diamond, Mon., Jan. 26, 8:30 p.m., $10.
Dark Star Orchestra: Thu., March 26.
Charlie Hunter Trio: Fri., Feb. 27.
Planet Bluegrass Ranch
RockyGrass: With Steve Earle & the Bluegrass Dukes, Hot Rize, Del McCoury Band, Earl Scruggs with Family & Friends and more, July 24-26.