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Country singer Bill Gentry will perform Saturday at the Neon Armadillo on Lima Road.

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ACOUSTIC

TODAY – VooDoo Highway – 6 p.m.; Firefly Coffee House, 3523 N. Anthony Blvd.; no cover; 373-0505.

TODAY – Duane Eby and the Mr. E. Band – 6 p.m.; Beamers Sports Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

SATURDAY – Eclipse – 7 p.m.; Don Hall’s Factory Steakhouse, 5811 Coldwater Road; call for price information, 484-8693.

SATURDAY – Dan Smyth – 8 p.m.; Mad Anthony Tap House, 113 E. Center St., Warsaw; no cover; 574-268-2537.

MONDAY – Dan Smyth – 6 p.m.; Deer Park Irish Pub, 1530 Leesburg Road; no cover; 432-8966.

WEDNESDAY – Adam Strack and Matt Kempf – 7 p.m.; 469 Sports and Spirits, 1324 Minnich Road; no cover; 749-7207.

THURSDAY – Dan Smyth – 7:30 p.m.; Checkerz, 1706 W. Till Road; no cover; 489-0286.

THURSDAY – Nick King – 7 p.m.; Beamers Sports Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

CHRISTIAN

TODAY – The Dove Brothers – 7 p.m.; Blue Gate Theater, 105 E. Middlebury St., Shipshewana; $39, concert and dinner, $24, concert only; 1-800-645-4725 or www.bluegatetheater.com.

TODAY – Danny Grwin and Caleb Lemper – 7 p.m.; Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; no cover; 260-443-2408.

SATURDAY – Messenger’s Quartet – 7 p.m.; Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; no cover; 260-443-2408.

SATURDAY – Hoosier Harmony – 7:30 p.m.; pre-concert music by The Sonshine Boys, 7 p.m.; Gospel Barn, 3550 Indiana 1 S., Bluffton; $10 adults, free to ages 12 and younger; 260-827-0362.

THURSDAY – Mark Trammell Quartet – 7 p.m.; Blue Gate Theater, 105 E. Middlebury St., Shipshewana; $39, concert and dinner, $24, concert only; 1-800-645-4725 or www.bluegatetheater.com.

CLASSICAL

TODAY – Fort Wayne Philharmonic – Lincoln Financial Chamber Series, “Think Globally, Write Locally”; coffee concert, 11 a.m., after hours, 7 p.m.; Arts United Center, 303 E. Main St.; $20; 481-0777 or www.fwphil.org.

TODAY – St. Olaf Orchestra – 7:30 p.m.; Goshen College Music Center, Goshen; $10 adults and seniors; 1-800-363-5487 or stolaftickets.com.

MONDAY – Faculty Jazz Combo – 7:30 p.m.; IPFW, Rhinehart Recital Hall, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; $7 adults, $6 ages 60 and older, $4 non-IPFW students; 481-6555 or www.ipfw.edu/music.

TUESDAY – Phil Schurger – Guitar; 7:30 p.m.; Zurcher Auditorium of the Merillat Centre for the Arts, Huntington University; for cost, go to www.huntington.edu/news.

WEDNESDAY – “Wednesdays on Wayne Street” – Featuring Derek Reeves, violin/viola; 12:15 p.m.; First Wayne Street United Methodist Church, 300 E. Wayne St.; light luncheon follows music; 422-4681 or www.fwsumc.org.

WEDNESDAY – All-Area Music Student Recital – 4 p.m.; Longaker Recital Hall, Huntington University, Huntington; for cost, go to www.huntington.edu/news.

COUNTRY

TODAY AND SATURDAY – John Curran and Renegade – 9:30 p.m. today, Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road, no cover, 625-1002; 9 p.m. Saturday, Alley Sports Bar, 1455 Goshen Road, no cover, 483-4421.

TODAY – The Dave Lyles Band – 9:30 p.m.; Neon Armadillo, 6040 Lima Road; $5 cover; 490-5060.

SATURDAY – Bill Gentry – 9:30 p.m.; Neon Armadillo, 6040 Lima Road; $5 cover; 490-5060.

JAZZ

TODAY – Viva – 8 p.m.; Tiger Room, 1915 S. Calhoun St.; call for price information, 456-7005.

TODAY – Todd Harrold Trio – 10 p.m.; O’Sullivan’s, 1808 W. Main St.; call for price information, 422-5896.

SATURDAY – Todd Harrold Band – 6 p.m.; American Legion Post 148, 705 E. Lewis St.; call for price information, 423-4751.

SUNDAY – Heartland Sings Jazz – 2:30 p.m.; University of Saint Francis Performing Arts Center, 431 W. Berry St.; tickets, 436-8080.

THURSDAY – Todd Harrold Trio – 8:30 p.m.; The Wet Spot, 254 N. 2nd St., Decatur; call for price information, 260-728-9031.

ROCK

TODAY AND SATURDAY – Big Caddy Daddy – 9:30 p.m.; Skip’s Party Place, 110 W. Maumee St., Angola; $3 cover after 8 p.m.; 260-665-3922.

TODAY AND SATURDAY – Swimsuit Models – Doors open at 9 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $5 cover; 486-1979.

TODAY – Mike Conley – 5 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; no cover, 422-5055.

TODAY – Here Come the Mummies – Doors open at 7 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $15 advance, $18 day of show; 486-1979.

TODAY – Renegade – 9:30 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

SATURDAY – Thompson Square – Doors open at 7 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $22 advance, $25 day of show; 486-1979.

SATURDAY – WC & the Field – 9:30 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

SATURDAY – Allen and Ashcraft – 10 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; $5 cover; 422-5055.

SATURDAY – Huey Lewis and the News – 7:30 p.m.; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $100, $69, $49, $29; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

ROCK N ROLL

SATURDAY – Walkin’ Papers – 8 p.m.; American Legion Post 86, 322 S. Main St., Kendallville; no cover; 260-347-9978.

VARIETY

TODAY AND SATURDAY – Jessica Crew – Piano; 6 to 9 p.m.; Sushiya-US, 2882 E. Dupont Road; no cover; 444-4263.

TODAY AND SATURDAY – Heartbeat City – 8:30 p.m. today, American Legion Post 241, 7605 Bluffton Road, no cover, 747-7851; 9 p.m. Saturday, Skully’s Boneyard, 415 E. Dupont Road, no cover, 637-0198.

TODAY – “Down on the Farm” Americana Celebration Concert – Featuring Lee Miles and the Illegitimate Sons, Brendan Rawlins and the North River Agents; 4 to 7 p.m.; Salomon Farm, 817 W. Dupont Road; $5 advance, $8 at the gate; 427-6000.

TODAY – George Berger – German sing-a-long; 5:30 p.m.; Venice Bar and Restaurant, 2242 Goshen Road; no cover; 482-1618.

TODAY – Scratch N’ Sniff – 7:30 p.m.; Eagles 3512, 2730 Lofty Lane; no cover; 436-3512.

TODAY – Sierra Shame – 9 p.m.; Covington Bar and Grill, 6330 W. Jefferson Blvd., no cover, 432-6660.

TODAY – Kat Bowser – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guest- house, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

TODAY – Bonafide – 8 p.m.; The Navy Club, 412 Broadway, New Haven; no cover; 493-4044.

TODAY – The Freak Brothers – Duty’s Buckets, 6282 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; call for performance time, 459-1352.

TODAY – Black Cat Mambo – 10 p.m.; North Star, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 471-3798.

SATURDAY – “Day of Hope Concert” – 6 to 9 p.m.; American Legion, 100 Industrial Parkway, LaGrange; $15 adults, $10 ages 12 and younger; www.thereason4hope.com.

SATURDAY – The Link Family – 7 p.m.; Hamilton Life Center, 4001 Terry Lake Road, Hamilton; $6 at the door, $5 advance; 260-488-4129.

SATURDAY – Pop ‘N’ Fresh – 8 p.m.; Mad Anthony, 1109 Taylor St.; no cover; 426-2537.

SATURDAY – Ashton Wolf – 9 p.m.; Marriott Hotel, Rum Runners, 305 E. Washington Center Road; no cover; 484-9380.

SATURDAY – Joel Young Band – 10 p.m.; North Star Bar & Grill, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 482-2441.

SATURDAY – Ray Harris – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

SATURDAY – Cadillac Ranch – 9 p.m.; Covington Bar and Grill, 6330 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; 432-6660.

SATURDAY – “The Dueling Keyboard Boys” Paul and Brian – 8 p.m.; Club Paradise, 3861 N. Bay View Road, Angola; no cover; 260-833-7082.

SATURDAY – The Rodney Mack Philadelphia Big Brass – 7:30 p.m.; Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; $20; 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

SUNDAY – JD Smith/Over Easy – 1 p.m.; Army Navy Club, 2025 Olladale Drive; $3 cover, open to the public; 459-6820.

WEDNESDAY – “The Dueling Keyboard Boys” Paul and Brian – 7 p.m.; Four D’s Bar and Grill, 1820 W. Dupont Road; call for price information, 490-6488.

THURSDAY – The J Taylors – 7 p.m.; Don Hall’s Triangle Park, 3010 Trier Road; no cover; 482-4342.

THURSDAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 8 p.m.; Lake George Retreat, 35 Lane 130A Lake George, Fremont; no cover; 260-833-2266.

THURSDAY – Open Mic Night with Mike Conley – 8:30 p.m.; Mad Anthony Brewery, 1109 Taylor St.; no cover; 426-2537.

THURSDAY – Open Jam with Pop ‘N’ Fresh – 8:30 p.m.; The Office Tavern, 3306 Brooklyn Ave.; no cover; 478-5827.

MORE SHOWS

MercyMe: Also The Hurt and The Healer; 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27; Blackhawk Ministries, 7400 E. State Blvd.; $25 advance, $30 at the door; 1-800-965-9324.

Jimmy Travis: 2 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1; Bearcreek Farms, 8339 N. 400 E., Bryant; $25, $20, $15; 260-997-6822 or www.bearcreekfarms.com.

Todd Agnew and Jason Gray: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2; Eagles Theatre, Wabash; $40 VIP, $20 general admission; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Joe Bonamassa: 8 p.m. Nov. 7; Embassy Theatre; 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $89, $69, $59, $49; 1-800-745-3000.

Journey, Pat Benatar and Loverboy: Nov. 11; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; $59.50, $49.50, $29.50, plus service fees; 1-800-745-3000.

Branson Holiday Show: 2 and 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15 to 17; Bearcreek Farms, 8339 N. 400 E., Bryant; $20, $15; 260-997-6822 or www.bearcreekfarms.com.

Chicago: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 16; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $125, $85, $65, $45; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis: 8 p.m. Nov. 30; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; $68, $48, $28; 1-800-745-3000.

Chonda Pierce: 7 p.m. Dec. 8; First Assembly of God, 1400 W. Washington Center Road; $15 advance, $20 at the door; 1-800-965-9324.

TM: Ticketmaster outlets, including 1-800-745-3000 in Fort Wayne, Embassy Theatre, Piere’s, 5655 St. Joe Road, and Wooden Nickel record stores (except 3422 N. Anthony Blvd.). Ticketmaster’s website is Ticketmaster.com.

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