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Shade Jonze and Janelle Taylor will perform Halloween favorites Wednesday at the Venice Bar and Restaurant on Goshen Road.

Music

ACOUSTIC

TODAY – Zych and Harfunkle – 6 p.m.; Beamers Sports Grill, 5108 W. County Line Road; no cover; 625-1002.

WEDNESDAY – Hubie Ashcraft – 7 p.m.; 469 Sports and Spirits, 1324 Minnich Road; no cover; 749-7207.

BLUEGRASS

SATURDAY Walt Schmitmeyer and the Moonliters – 8 p.m.; FOTMC, U.S. 33, Wapakoneta, Ohio; $7.50; 419-568-1220.

BRASS

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

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.

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

CLASSICAL

TODAY – Junior/Senior Vocal Recital – Candice James, mezzo-soprano and Jacob Smith, tenor; 7:30 p.m.; Longaker Recital Hall, Huntington University, Huntington; for cost, go to www.huntington.edu/news.

SATURDAY – Fort Wayne Philharmonic – Masterworks series, “Ain’t It A Pretty Night”; 8 p.m.; Embassy Theatre, 125 W. Jefferson Blvd.; tickets, 481-0777 or www.fwphil.org.

SATURDAY – Piano Faculty and Student Showcase – 5 p.m.; IPFW, Rhinehart Recital Hall, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; tickets, 481-6555 or www.ipfw.edu/music.

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

MONDAY – Community Orchestra and Opera Ensemble – 7:30 p.m.; Auer Performance Hall, IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; tickets, 481-6555 or www.ipfw.edu/music.

WEDNESDAY – Fort Wayne Philharmonic – Halloween Spooktacular; music of Michael Jackson’s “Thriller” and “The Phantom of the Opera”; costumes encouraged; 2 p.m.; Auer Performance Hall, IPFW, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; $12 adults, $6 kids; 481-0777 or www.fwphil.org.

COUNTRY

TODAY – Marshall Law – 8:30 p.m.; American Legion Post 241, 7605 Bluffton Road, no cover; 747-7851.

TODAY – Gunslinger – 10 p.m.; Rusty Spur, 10350 Leo Road, $5 cover; 755-3465.

TODAY AND SATURDAY – John Curran and Renegade – 10 p.m.; Neon Armadillo, 6040 Lima Road; price information, 490-5060.

SATURDAY – Marshall Law – 7:30 p.m.; Eagles Club Post 248, 4940 Bluffton Road; price information, 478-2482.

GOSPEL

TODAY – Big Al and the Saints – 7 p.m.; Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; no cover; 260-443-2408.

SATURDAY – Billy, Bob and Lowell – 7 p.m.; Cupbearer Café, 138 E. Seventh St., Auburn; no cover; 260-443-2408.

JAZZ

TODAY – Todd Harrold Trio – 9:30 p.m.; Club Soda, 235 E. Superior St.; no cover.

OLDIES

SATURDAY – Freddy & the Hot Rods – 8 p.m.; American Legion Post 43, 101 Madison St., Decatur; no cover; 260-724-3705.

MOTOWN

TODAY – Johnny B Sutton – 9 p.m.; Don Hall’s Guesthouse, 1313 W. Washington Center Road; no cover; 489-2524.

ROCK

TODAY – Spike and the Bulldogs – Doors open at 7 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $7 advance, $10 day of show; 486-1979.

TODAY – 4th Day Echo – Doors open at 9 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $5 cover; 486-1979.

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

SATURDAY – Teaser – 9:30 p.m.; Beamers Sports Bar and Grill, no cover; 625-1002.

SATURDAY – Cougar Hunter – 10 p.m.; Columbia Street West, 135 W. Columbia St.; $5, 422-5055.

SATURDAY – 4th Day Echo – Halloween bash and costume contest; doors open at 7 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $7 cover with costume, $10 without; 486-1979.

SATURDAY – Left Lane Cruiser – 10 p.m.; North Star, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 471-3798.

SATURDAY – Junk Yard Band – 8 p.m.; American Legion Post 241, 7605 Bluffton Road, no cover; 747-7851.

WEDNESDAY – Theory of a Deadman – With Adelitas Way and Charm City Devils; doors open at 7 p.m.; Piere’s, 5675 St. Joe Road; $22 advance, $25 day of show; 486-1979.

ROCK N ROLL

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

SWING

TODAY – Classic Voice – 6:30 p.m.; Venice Bar and Restaurant, 2242 Goshen Road; no cover; 482-1618.

VARIETY

TODAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 9 p.m.; Fatboyz, 609 W. Lincolnway, Ligonier; no cover; 260-894-1664.

TODAY – Phil’s Family Lizard – 10 p.m.; North Star, 2915 E. State Blvd.; no cover; 471-3798.

TODAY – Joel Young Band – Duty’s Buckets, 6282 W. Jefferson Blvd.; no cover; for performance time, 459-1352.

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

TODAY – Chris Worth – 9 p.m.; AJs Bar & Grill, 2488 Getz Road; no cover; for time, 434-1980.

TODAY – The Dan Smyth Trio – 7 p.m.; Mulligans, Angola; no cover; 260-833-8899.

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

SATURDAY – Chris and Paul – 8 p.m.; Coyote Creek Golf Club, 4935 Hillegas Road; no cover; 483-3148.

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

SATURDAYThe J Taylors – 8 p.m.; American Legion Post 499, 4830 Hillegas Road; for price information, call 483-1368.

SATURDAY – Urban Legend – AJs Bar & Grill, 2488 Getz Road; $5 cover, costume party; for time, 434-1980.

SATURDAY – Peter Mulvey and Cheryl Wheeler – 8 p.m.; C2G Music Hall, 323 W. Baker St.; $15 advance, $20 at the door; 426-6434.

SATURDAY – Grateful Groove – 9 p.m.; Alley Sports Bar, 1455 Goshen Road, no cover, 483-4421.

SUNDAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 3 p.m.; Duck Foots, 5445 Behm Road, Celina; no cover; 419-394-5000.

WEDNESDAY – Shade Jonze and Janelle Taylor – Halloween party; 6:30 p.m.; Venice Bar and Restaurant, 2242 Goshen Road; no cover; 482-1618.

WEDNESDAY – Chris Worth & Co. – 9 p.m.; Arena Bar and Grill, 1567 W. Dupont Road; no cover; 489-0840.

THURSDAY – Robbie V and Heidi – 7:30 p.m.; Leo American Legion Post 409, 14113 Leo Road, Leo-Cedarville; no cover; 627-2628.

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.; Office Tavern, 3306 Brooklyn Ave.; no cover; 478-5827.

THURSDAY – Chris Worth – 8 p.m.; Captain Ron’s Corral, 4530 Bluffton Road; no cover; 478-0591.

MORE SHOWS

Dick Wagner and the Jim Cummings Band: 7 p.m. Sunday; Tibbits Opera House, 14 S. Hanchett St., Coldwater, Mich.; tickets, 517-278-6029 or www.tibbits.org.

Jimmy Travis: 2 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday; 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.

Michael W. Smith: 8 p.m. CST (9 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Nov. 2; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $39; 1-800-745-3000.

Joe Bonamassa: 8 p.m. CST (9 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Nov. 6; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $84, $74, $64, $54; 1-800-745-3000.

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

Mary Mary: 8 p.m. CST (9 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Nov. 10; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $38, $32; 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.

Josh Turner: 8 p.m. CST (9 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Nov. 17; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $40; 1-800-745-3000.

The Oak Ridge Boys Christmas: 7:30 p.m. Nov. 23; Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; $57 to $22; 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

The Oak Ridge Boys Christmas Show: 4 p.m. CST (5 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Nov. 25; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $39; 1-800-745-3000.

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas by Chip Davis: 3 and 7 p.m. Nov. 26; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $68, $48, $28; 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.

Motown Christmas Spectacular: Featuring members of The Contours, The Miracles; Dec. 2; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $45; 1-800-745-3000.

Ernie Haase and Signature Sound: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 7; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $40, $25, $18, $12; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

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.

Newsong’s Very Merry Christmas Tour: 7 p.m. Dec. 9; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $50, $27, $17; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Michael Bolton: 7 p.m. Dec. 12; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $100, $67, $47, $27; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

The Osmonds: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 13; Niswonger Performing Arts Center of Northwest Ohio, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; $40 to $20; 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

The Colors of Christmas: 8 p.m. CST (9 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Dec. 14; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $60; 1-800-745-3000.

Kenny Rogers Christmas: 7 p.m. Dec. 15; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $100, $68, $58, $38; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

David Phelps: Christmas tour; 7:30 p.m. Dec. 18; First Assembly of God, 1400 W. Washington Center Road; $20 advance, $25 at the door; 1-800-965-9324.

Phil Vassar and Craig Morgan: 7:30 p.m. Dec. 22; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $75, $48, $34, $20; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Styx: 7:30 p.m. CST (8:30 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Dec. 30; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $45; 1-800-745-3000.

Harlem Globetrotters: Dec. 30; Memorial Coliseum, 4000 Parnell Ave.; tickets start at $17, plus service fees; 1-800-745-3000.

Damon Williams’ New Year’s Eve Comedy Bash: 8 p.m. CST (9 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Dec. 31; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $50, $40, $25; 1-800-745-3000.

Salute to the ’60s: Featuring Peter Noone, the Grass Roots, the Buckinghams; 8 p.m. CST (9 p.m. Fort Wayne time) Jan. 26; Star Plaza Theatre, Merrillville; $35; 1-800-745-3000.

Russ Freeman and the Rippingtons: 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26; Niswonger Performing Arts Center, 10700 Ohio 118 S., Van Wert, Ohio; $32 to $17; 419-238-6722 or www.npacvw.org.

Ron White: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 7; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $28, $48, $68, $100; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

Pete Rose Live: 7:30 p.m. April 20; Honeywell Center, Wabash; $24, $34, $44, $75; 260-563-1102 or www.honeywellcenter.org.

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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