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CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

North Halifax VFD Annual Marathon … Sept. 8, 10:45 a.m.-8 p.m. Music throughout the day including Bluegrass Five 11 a.m., Ashley Powell 12 p.m., The Good Time Band 12:15 p.m., Jonathan Anderson 1:15 p.m., Kyle Martin & The Halifax Hillbillies 1:30 p.m., Dana Hunt 2:30 p.m. Heather Davis 2:45 p.m. The Gospel Gals 3 p.m., Angela Arrington 4 p.m., Combined Choirs from Second Buffalo Baptist Church 4:30 p.m., Cecil Hazelwood 5 p.m., Matt Boswell and the Hillbilly Blues Band 6 p.m.

 Spare Times Grill, South Boston … DJ Slim Sept. 5; The Hot Damn! Band Sept. 7; Remembering A Rock Star (celebrating the life of Korbin Drake LaFluer) Sept. 8 with Symptoms of Addiction 11:30, New Born Redemption 10:30, Five Leaf Clover 9:30, The Temporaries 8:30, Drowning Delilah 7:30; admission $7.

 The Prizery, South Boston … Red Clay Ramblers Sept. 6.

 Halifax Farmers Market … Friday Night Jams with Stoney Ridge Sept. 7 (rain date Sept. 8), 6-9 p.m. $3 admission, kids 12 and under free.

 Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham … Creed Sept. 5; Dennis Miller Sept. 8.

 Carolina Theatre, Durham  … Chris Isaak Sept. 8.

 Downtown Raleigh … Hopscotch, a three-day music festival Sept. 6-8, with 175 bands in 15 venues. The lineup will include The Roots, The Jesus and Mary Chain, Built to Spill, Yo La Tengo, Corrosion of Conformity, and many, many more.

 Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem … Sister Hazel Sept. 8.

 Bojangles Coliseum, Charlotte … Charlie Daniels/Lee Brice/Travis Tritt Sept. 5.

 

MORE EVENTS

 The Prizery, South Boston … Mountain Heart Nov. 2.

 Halifax Farmers Market … Saturday Night Jams with The Hot Damn! Band Sept. 15, 6-10 p.m. $5 admission, kids 12 and under free.

 Downtown South Boston … 2012 South Boston Harvest Festival Sept. 29, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

 Halifax County Fair … Grandstand Shows Oct. 2-6. The Church Sisters Oct. 2 (8 p.m.); Joey & Rory Oct. 3 (8 p.m.); Madonna Nash Oct. 5 (8 p.m.); Lawson Creek Oct. 6 (noon); Out of the Blue Oct. 6 (4 p.m.); Dailly & Vincent Oct. 6 (8 p.m.) Free with paid fair admission.

 Bojangles Coliseum, Charlotte … Kevin Hart Nov. 17.

 Carolina Theatre, Durham  … John Tesh Sept. 15; Rufus Wainwright Oct. 22; Bela Fleck & Marcus Roberts Trio Nov. 8; Loudon Wainwright III Nov. 10; Shawn Colvin Dec. 7; Arlo Guthrie Feb. 6; Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes Feb. 15; Harry Belafonte Feb. 16.

 Carolina Theatre, Greensboro … Pure Prairie League and Poco Feb. 22.

 Constant Convocation Center, Norfolk … Journey/Pat Benatar/Loverboy Oct. 2.

 Dorton Arena, Raleigh … NC State Fair Oct. 11-21. Varsity Vocal Showcase Oct. 11 ($10), Matthew West with Sanctus Real Oct. 12 ($10), Jake Owen Oct. 13 ($10), Hot Chelle Rae Oct. 14 ($15), Scotty McCreery (Oct. 15) Sold Out, Scotty McCreery Oct. 16 ($25), Jason Michael Carroll Oct. 17 ($5), Brian McKnight Oct. 18 ($15), Michael W. Smith Oct. 19  ($10), Billy Currington Oct. 20 ($20), Corey Smith Oct. 21 ($10). 

 Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham … Al Green Sept. 19; Brian Regan Sept. 22; Fiona Apple Sept. 27; Joan Rivers Sept. 28; Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson Sept. 29; ZZ Top Oct. 10; Bonnie Raitt Oct. 12; Indigo Girls Oct. 19; David Sedaris Oct. 26; Randy Travis Oct. 28; Joe Bonamassa Nov. 28; Clay Aiken Nov. 29; Mannheim Steamroller Nov. 30.

 Farm Bureau Live, Virginia Beach … Kelly Clarkson/The Fray Sept. 11.

 Greensboro Coliseum … NeedtoBreathe Sept. 13; Ron White Sept. 28; Journey, Pat Benatar and Loverboy Oct. 3; Carrie Underwood Nov. 4; The Who Nov. 9; Justin Bieber Jan. 19.

 Hampton Coliseum … Christian Hip Hop ‘Unashamed Tour 2012” with Lecrae, Tedashii, more Oct. 13.

 Hooper Park Pavilion, Crewe … Virginia Crossroads Live presents Darius Rucker Sept. 20. Visit virginiacrossroadslive.com for more info.

 Innsbrook Pavilion, Glen Allen … Brantley Gilbert Sept. 19.

 John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville … Bruce Springsteen Oct. 23.

 Koka Booth Amphitheatre, Cary, N.C. … Ginuwine/Naughty by Nature Sept. 15; Ben Folds Five Sept. 16; Heart/Alejandro Escovedo Oct. 14; Grace Potter & The Nocturnals Oct. 19.

 Landmark Theater, Richmond … Heart/Shawn Colvin Nov. 14.

 Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh … Leon Russell Sept. 30; Yonder Mountain String Band Oct. 3; Henry Rollins Oct. 20; Edwin McCain Oct. 26; Chris Robinson Brotherhood Nov. 3.

 The National, Richmond … Garbage Sept. 14; Leon Russell Sept. 23; Adam Ant Oct. 2; Henry Rollins Oct. 21; Gov’t Mule Oct. 22; Drive-By Truckers Oct. 26 & 27; Theory of a Deadman Nov. 9.

 Nationals Park, Washington, D.C. … Bruce Springsteen Sept. 14. 

 The Norva, Norfolk … Adam Ant Oct. 3; Taking Back Sunday Nov. 10.

 Ntelos Pavilion, Portsmouth … Salt ‘n Pepa Sept. 14.

 Patriot Center, Fairfax … Smashing Pumpkins Nov. 3 (on sale Sept. 7).

 PNC Arena, Raleigh … Kevin Hart Oct. 27; Trans-Siberian Orchestra Dec. 1; One Direction June 22, 2013.

 Pocahontas State Park, Chesterfield … Foreigner Sept. 14.

 Raleigh Amphitheatre … Il Volo Sept. 11; Florence + the Machine Sept. 21; Fresh Beat Band Sept. 29; Gotye Oct. 1.

 Richmond Coliseum … Trans-Siberian Orchester Nov. 28; Kevin Hart Nov. 30.

 Roanoke Civic Center … Grace Potter Oct. 18; Eric Church/Justin Moore/Kip Moore Oct. 25.

 Salem Civic Center … Celtic Thunder Oct. 3.

 Time Warner Cable Pavilion, Raleigh … Energy Drink Uproar  Festival Sept. 11 with Shinedown, Godsmack, Staind, Papa Roach, Adelitas Way and more.

 Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte … Rush Oct. 30; Carrie Underwood Nov. 3; Madonna Nov. 15; Eric Church Nov. 28; Justin Bieber Jan. 22.

 Uptown Amphitheatre, Charlotte … Grace Potter Oct. 5.

 Verizon Center, Washington, D.C. … Madonna Sept. 23 (sold out) and  24.

 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Charlotte … Kelly Clarkson/The Fray Sept. 12; Brad Paisley Sept. 14.

 White Oak Amphitheatre, Greensboro Coliseum … Charlie Daniels Band/Little River Band Sept. 16.

 Winston-Salem Entertainment Complex … John Michael Montgomery Oct. 26; Kenny G  Dec. 11.

 Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem … Edwin McCain Sept. 14; Nantucket Sept. 15; Donna the Buffalo Dec. 1.

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