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CONCERT CALENDAR: Check out what's happening this weekend

THIS WEEK/WEEKEND

Spare Times Grill, South Boston … DJ Loco Feb. 7.

 PNC Arena, Raleigh … Billy Joel Feb. 9.

 Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham … Gov’t Mule Feb. 8.

 Carolina Theatre, Durham  … America Feb. 5; Travis Tritt Feb. 7; Buddy Guy Feb. 9.

 Appomattox High School … Appomattox Bluegrass 2014 Showcase with Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver Feb. 9.

 Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem … Delbert McClinton Feb. 7.

 

NEWS

According to their website, iconic rock ‘n roll band Motley Crue announced The Final Tour and the band’s ultimate retirement after more than three decades together. The announcement was solidified when the band signed a formal Cessation of Touring Agreement, effective at the end of 2015.

With over 80 million albums sold, Motley Crue has sold out countless tours across the globe and has proven they know how to make a lasting impression. This tour will be no different.

The Final Tour will bring Motley Crue with special guest Alice Cooper to PNC Music Pavilion in Charlotte, N.C. Aug. 19, Farm Bureau Live at Virginia Beach Aug. 20, Jiffy Lube Live in Bristow Aug. 22, and Greensboro Coliseum Oct. 22. Tickets are on sale now. For more information, visit www.motley.com.

 

MORE EVENTS

 Spare Times Grill, South Boston … Ray & Audrie Feb. 14; Dane Ferguson Feb. 21; Buster Curtis Feb. 28.

 Smokin’ Jakes, South Boston … Valentine Party with Improbable Cause Band Feb. 14, 8:30 p.m.

 American Legion Post 8, South Boston … Sons of the American Legion will host a Valentine Dance Feb. 15 with Pizazz, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. $15 advance, $20 at door. Only 200 tickets will be sold.

 The Prizery, South Boston … Caladh Nua March 8.

 Fraternal Order of Eagles, Sutherlin … Valentines Dance with Lee Travis and the Bounty Hunters Feb. 14. Admission $15. Doors open 8 p.m., music 9 p.m. til 1 a.m. Must be 21. For information, call 434-251-0994.

 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. .

 Appomattox High School … Rhonda Vincent & The Rage March 16; The Grascals April 6. Tickets $15 advance, $20 at the door, $5 children 6-12. Purchase tickets online at lynchburgtickets.com. For information, call 434-660-7101 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 Booth Amphitheatre, Cary, N.C. … Jack Johnson May 21.

 Carolina Theatre, Durham  … Pat Metheny Unity Group Feb. 12; The Wailin’ Jennys Feb. 15; The Mavericks Feb. 28; Rosanne Cash March 14.

 Carolina Theatre, Greensboro … The Wailin Jennys Feb. 14; The Pointer Sisters April 24.

 Durham Performing Arts Center, Durham … Celtic Woman March 8; Moody Blues March 18; Crosby, Stills & Nash March 24; Jay Leno March 28; Chelsea Handler April 5; Rob Thomas May 1; Weezer June 5; Joan Rivers Nov. 8.

 Farm Bureau Live, Virginia Beach … Lunatic Luau (Avenged Sevenfold, Five Finger Death Punch, Trivium, more) May 2; Dierks Bentley May 16; Elton John June 12; Journey/Steve Miller June 21; Van’s Warped Tour July 23; Dave Matthews Band July 25; Fall Out Boy/Paramore July 29.

 Greensboro Coliseum … Luke Bryan/Lee Brice Feb. 13; Big Daddy Kane March 7.

 Landmark Theatre, Richmond … Gladys Knight Feb. 14; The Moody Blues March 16; Maze April 13.

 Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh … Far Too Jones Feb. 13. 

 The National, Richmond … Bill Engvall Feb. 15.

 The Norva, Norfolk … Shaggy March 1.

 PNC Arena, Raleigh … The Eagles Feb. 28; Casting Crowns March 8; Katt Williams April 4; Miley Cyrus April 8; Cher May 7; Katy Perry June 22.

 PNC Music Pavilion, Charlotte … Foreigner/Styx/Don Felder May 31; Elton John June 14; Dave Matthews Band July 22; Fall Out Boy/Paramore July 23; Van’s Warped Tour July 28; One Direction Sept. 27 and 28.

 Roanoke Civic Center …  Darius Rucker March 1; Kevin Costner & Modern West April 16; Jason Aldean May 1; Alice in Chains May 14.

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

 Time Warner Cable Arena, Charlotte … Demi Lovato Feb. 23; Miley Cyrus April 7; Cher May 5; Justin Timberlake July 12.

 Verizon Center, Washington, D.C. … Paul Simon & Sting March 13.

 Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, Raleigh … Journey/Steve Miller May 29; Fall Out Boy/Paramore July 22; Dave Matthews Band July 23; Chicago/REO Speedwagon Aug. 23.

 Ziggy’s, Winston-Salem … David Allan Coe March 28; The Chris Robinson Brotherhood April 18.

 

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