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CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Spare Times Grill, South Boston … Bud Cole acoustic guitar March 21.

 Carolina Theatre, Durham … Shawn Colvin/Steve Earle March 20.

 Hampton Coliseum … Third Day/Skillet March 21.

 

NEWS

Destination Downtown South Boston, Inc. has announced the bands for its upcoming summer concert series. Kicking it off with a big bang is Appetite for Destruction, a Guns ‘n Roses tribute band, scheduled for Friday, May 30. The Worx is slated for Friday, June 27, and Matt Boswell & The Hillbilly Blues Band will perform Friday, Aug. 15. Gates open at 7 p.m., and music will be from 7:30 until 11:30 p.m. Tickets are $10.

 

MORE EVENTS

 Spare Times Grill, South Boston … Buster Curtis March 28.

 Trinity Episcopal Church, South Boston … Halifax Community Chorale will perform Gabriel Faure’s Requiem March 30, 4 p.m. Free admission.

 Bistro 1888, South Boston … Sirens of Spring Tour featuring Mama’s Black Sheep April 3. Call 434-572-1888 for tickets, $10 advance or $12 at the door.

 South Boston Speedway …  “The South Boston Speedway Pit Party,” a concert event featuring Tuesday’s Gone, a Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band, The Konnection Band and Matt Boswell & The Hillbilly Blues Band April 12. Gates will open at noon, with music starting at 1:30 p.m. Advance tickets are $15 or $20 the day of the event. For more information, contact the speedway at 434-572-4947 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 Berry Hill Resort, South Boston … 34th annual Virginia Cantaloupe Festival June 13. Live music by Matt Boswell & the Hillbilly Blues Band and Jim Quick and Coastline Band. Tickets go on sale April 1. For more info visit www.valopefest.com or call 434-572-3085.

 Fraternal Order of Eagles, Sutherlin … All My Rowdy Friends (Hank Williams Jr. tribute band) March 29. Doors open at 8 p.m., band plays from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. Admission $15. For information call 434-251-0994.

 Appomattox High School … The Grascals April 6;  Dr. Ralph Stanley & The Clinch Mountain Boys, Ralph Stanley II and Dixie Ridge Nov. 8. Purchase tickets online at lynchburgtickets.com. For information, call 434-660-7101.

 Booth Amphitheatre, Cary, N.C. … Willie Nelson/Alison Krauss May 4; Jack Johnson May 21; Amos Lee June 13; Little Big Town June 27; Third Day/Steven Curtis Chapman Aug. 22.

 Carolina Theatre, Durham … Todd Rundgren April 7; Al Jarreau May 1; Clint Black May 29.

 Carolina Theatre, Greensboro … The Pointer Sisters April 24.

 Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, Raleigh … Raleigh Blues Festival March 29; Alice in Chains May 7  

 Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham … Crosby, Stills & Nash March 24; Jay Leno March 28; Chelsea Handler April 5; Rob Thomas May 1; Weezer June 5; Ringo Starr June 22; Tori Amos Aug. 20; The Best of Jethro Tull Oct. 4; Bill Cosby Oct. 25; Joan Rivers Nov. 8.

 Farm Bureau Live, Virginia Beach … Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band April 12; Lunatic Luau (Avenged Sevenfold, Five Finger Death Punch, Trivium, more) May 2; Dierks Bentley May 16; Jimmy Buffett May 24; Styx/Foreigner June 1; Luke Bryan June 6; Pharrell Williams June 7; Elton John June 12; Tim McGraw June 20; Journey/Steve Miller June 21; Goo Goo Dolls July 6; Van’s Warped Tour July 23; Dave Matthews Band July 25; Fall Out Boy/Paramore July 29; Nine Inch Nails/Soundgarden Aug. 5; KISS/Def Leppard Aug. 8; OneRepublic Aug. 12; Motley Crue/Alice Cooper Aug. 20.

 5th Street Beach Stage, Virginia Beach … The Band Perry May 30; Jake Owen May 31; Little Big Town June 1.

 Greensboro Coliseum … The Oak Ridge Boys March 28; Brantley Gilbert April 10; Tony Bennett April 24; Jake Owens May 16; Motley Crue/Alice Cooper Oct. 22.

 Innsbrook Pavilion, Glen Allen … Rusted Root/The Wailers May 21; Summerland Tour 2014 featuring Everclear, Soul Asylum, Eve 6, Spacehog June 25; Happy Together Tour with The Turtles, Chuck Negron (of Three Dog Night), Mark Farner (of Grand Funk Railroad), Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels, Gary Lewis & the Playboys July 2; Chris Young July 16; Gavin DeGraw/Matt Nathanson Aug. 6 (on sale March 21).

 Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow … Motley Crue/Alice Cooper Aug. 22.

 Landmark Theatre, Richmond … Maze April 13.

 Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh … David Allan Coe March 29; Dick Dale May 7.

 The National, Richmond … Weezer April 3; Buckcherry April 8; Indigo Girls April 23; Rob Zombie May 4; Alabama Shakes May 9.

 The Norva, Norfolk … Black Label Society May 12; Drive-By Truckers June 10.

 nTelos Wireless Pavilion, Portsmouth … Primus May 21; The Avett Brothers June 8; Matt Nathanson/Gavin DeGraw July 27; Phish July 29 and 30.

 PNC Arena, Raleigh … Katt Williams April 4; Miley Cyrus April 8; Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band April 24; Cher/Cyndi Lauper May 7; Bruno Mars June 14; Katy Perry June 22.

 PNC Music Pavilion, Charlotte … Jimmy Buffett April 24; Lady Antebellum April 26; Dierks Bentley May 9; Luke Bryan May 29; Foreigner/Styx/Don Felder May 31; Elton John June 14; Tim McGraw June 21; Goo Goo Dolls/Daughtry July 9; Lionel Richie July 17; KISS/Def Leppard July 19; Dave Matthews Band July 22; Fall Out Boy/Paramore July 23; Phish July 25; Rascal Flatts/Sheryl Crow July 26; Van’s Warped Tour July 28; James Taylor Aug. 3; Nine Inch Nails/Soundgarden Aug. 7; Linkin Park Aug. 12; OneRepublic Aug. 14; Motley Crue/Alice Cooper Aug. 19; One Direction Sept. 27 and 28.

 Pocahontas Live, Chesterfield Court House … Dustin Lynch/Frankie Ballard May 9; Jamey Johnson May 10; Carbon Leaf Ragtime Carnival with Keller Williams, Edwin McCain, Eddie from Ohio and more May 30 and 31.

 Red Hat Amphitheatre, Raleigh … Il Divo June 3; Counting Crows/Toad the Wet Sprocket June 25; Rick Springfield/Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo June 29; Ray LaMontagne July 26.

 Roanoke Civic Center … Kevin Costner & Modern West April 16; Hunter Hayes April 18; Jason Aldean May 1; Willie Nelson/Alison Krauss May 13; Alice in Chains May 14.

 Salem Civic Center … Justin Moore April 11; Casting Crowns April 29; Blue Ridge Music Festival with Brantley Gilbert, Colt Ford and more May 31.

 Ted Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk … Justin Moore/Josh Thompson April 5.

 Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte … Miley Cyrus April 7; Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band April 19; Cher May 5; Justin Timberlake July 12.

 Uptown Theatre, Charlotte … Daryl Hall & John Oates May 4; Boston June 10; Counting Crows/Toad the Wet Sprocket June 24; Panic! At The Disco Aug. 13.

 Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, Raleigh … Jimmy Buffett April 22; Lady Antebellum/Billy Currington April 25; Daryl Hall & John Oates/Robert Randolph May 3; Dierks Bentley May 10; Journey/Steve Miller May 29; Luke Bryan June 7 and June 8; Tim McGraw June 22; Goo Goo Dolls/Daughtry July 8; Lionel Richie July 19; KISS/Def Leppard July 20; Fall Out Boy/Paramore July 22; Dave Matthews Band July 23; Rascal Flatts/Sheryl Crow July 25; James Taylor Aug. 2; OneRepublic Aug. 13; Chicago/REO Speedwagon Aug. 23.

 White Oak Amphitheatre at Greensboro Coliseum … Willie Nelson/Alison Krauss May 10.

 Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem … David Allan Coe March 28; Buckcherry April 11; L.A. Guns April 16; The Chris Robinson Brotherhood April 18; Bret Michaels April 19; Drive By Truckers July 11.

 

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