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CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend


Crossroads Live at Hooper Park, Crewe … Delbert McClinton Sept. 14.

  Greensboro Coliseum … Taylor Swift Sept. 12.

  PNC Arena, Raleigh … Taylor Swift Sept. 13.

  Time Warner Cable Pavilion, Raleigh … Jason Aldean Sept. 13.

  Booth Amphitheater, Cary, N.C. … Willie Nelson & Family Sept. 14.

  Roanoke Performing Arts Center … Willie Nelson & Family Sept. 13.

  John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville … Taylor Swift Sept. 14.



Jay Z, who recently released the now double-platinum “Magna Carta … Holy Grail” album, just wrapped the sold out “Legends of the Summer” stadium tour with Justin Timberlake and over Labor Day, oversaw his second annual Budweiser Made In America festival, has announced the confirmed dates for the North American leg of his “Magna Carta World Tour” which kicks off Nov. 30. The tour will stop at Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte Jan. 4 and Greensboro Coliseum Jan. 5. Tickets go on sale Sept. 12.



  Constitution Square, Downtown South Boston … South Boston Harvest Festival 2013 Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Music on Stage 1, Constitution Square: The Brown Brothers noon, The Bluegrass Five 2 p.m. and The Brown Brothers 4 p.m. Music on Stage 2, Charles Street: Ollie Adams & The Slick Rock Pickers 10 a.m., Kyle Martin & The Halifax Hillbillies 11 a.m., The Satterfields noon, The Barnyard Pimps 1 p.m., Kermit Wright & The Good Time Band 2 p.m. and Big Cedar Drive 3 p.m.

  Halifax County Fair, Hwy. 360, South Boston … Oct. 1-5. Grandstand entertainment will include On The Border, an Eagles tribute band, followed by country music star Jason Michael Carroll Oct. 2, The Magnificents, a classic Motown, beach and soul band, Oct. 3; Halifax County’s own Turkey Scratch Outlaw Americana Band Oct. 4; Halifax Co. 4-H Talent Show Oct. 5, 10 a.m.; bluegrass bands throughout the day Oct. 5 including Bluegrass Goodtime Band at noon, Homegrown Bluegrass Band at 2 p.m., Lawson Creek Band at 4 p.m., and The Grascals at 8 p.m.

  Booth Amphitheater, Cary, N.C. … Alabama Shakes Sept. 20; Maze featuring Frankie Beverly Sept. 28.

  Carolina Theatre, Durham  … Cheap Trick Sept. 17; Joe Satriani Sept. 24; Ani DiFranco Sept. 27; Anthony Jeselnik Sept. 28; Lily Tomlin Oct. 10; Sandra Bernhard Oct. 11; Celtic Thunder Oct. 30; Hugh Laurie Nov. 1; Red Clay Ramblers Nov. 15; Big Bad Voodoo Daddy Nov. 16; Craig Ferguson Nov. 21; Edwin McCain Nov. 30; Drew Carey Jan. 11; Pat Metheny Unity Group Feb. 12.

  Carolina Theatre, Greensboro … Kathy Mattea Sept. 21; Buddy Guy Oct. 11; Mint Condition Nov. 1.

  Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham … Alabama Sept. 28 (Sold Out!); Jack Johnson Oct. 3; Return of the Legends (Rakim, Bell Biv Devoe, EPMD, more) Oct. 18-19; Neko Case Oct. 26; India.Arie Oct. 29; John Legend Oct. 31; John Fogerty Nov. 3; Lynyrd Skynyrd Nov. 7; Amos Lee Nov. 18; Ron White Nov. 22; Michael McDonald Dec. 1; Natalie Cole Dec. 10.

  Farm Bureau Live, Virginia Beach … Rascal Flatts/The Band Perry Sept. 26.

  Greensboro Coliseum … Rock Allegiance Tour Sept. 23; A Day to Remember Oct. 13; Rod Stewart/Steve Winwood Oct. 17; Erykah Badu Nov. 1; Hunter Hayes Nov. 2; The Eagles Nov. 16; Florida Georgia Line Nov. 23; Bonnie Raitt Nov. 27; John Prine Dec. 6; Donny & Marie Christmas Dec. 9;  Justin Moore/Randy Houser Jan. 23 (on sale Sept. 27).

  Innsbrook Pavilion, Glen Allen … Montgomery Gentry Sept. 19; Beach Boys Sept. 25.

  John Paul Jones Arena, Charlottesville … Pearl Jam Oct. 29.

  Landmark Theatre, Richmond … David Sedaris Oct. 19; Chris Tucker Oct. 26; Joe Bonamassa Nov. 9; Gabriel Iglesias Dec. 13.

  Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh … World of Bluegrass Ramble Showcase Sept. 24-27; Jamey Johnson Nov. 8. 

  The National, Richmond … Son Volt Sept. 25; Billy Currington Sept. 28; Alice Cooper Oct. 22; Thirty Seconds to Mars Dec. 18; Dark Star Orchestra Dec. 28; GWAR Dec. 29.

  Ovens Auditorium, Charlotte … Joe Bonamassa Nov. 12.

  PNC Arena, Raleigh … nine inch nails Oct. 21; Michael Buble Oct. 25; Drake Nov. 3; Justin Timberlake Nov. 13; Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Nov. 19; Trans-Siberian Orchestra Nov. 21; Lady Antebellum Jan. 10 (on sale Nov. 15).

  Red Hat Amphitheater, Raleigh … Steely Dan Sept. 18; IBMA Wide Open Bluegrass Festival Sept. 27 and 28.

  Richmond Coliseum … John Mayer Dec. 13.

  Roanoke Civic Center … Joe Bonamassa Nov. 8; Jeff Dunham Nov. 9;  Lady Antebellum/Kip Moore Dec. 12 (on sale Sept. 13).

  Salem Civic Center … Scotty McCreery Oct. 4; Michael McDonald Oct. 11; Merle Haggard Oct. 27; Florida Georgia Line Nov. 22.

  Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte … Michael Buble Oct. 26; Selena Gomez Oct. 27; Pearl Jam Oct. 30; Drake Nov. 2; The Eagles Nov. 15.

  Time Warner Cable Pavilion, Raleigh … Rascal Flatts/The Band Perry Sept. 27.

  Uptown Amphitheatre, Charlotte … Steely Dan Sept. 17; Queens of the Stone Age Sept. 19.

  Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem … Sister Hazel Sept. 27; George Clinton & the Parliament Funkadelic Sept. 28; Lukas Nelson Sept. 29; Three Days Grace Sept. 30; Sevendust Oct. 11; They Might Be Giants Oct. 13; Donna the Buffalo Dec. 14.


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