Upcoming Concerts: Bob Seger, Bruno Mars, !!!, Ghostface Killah

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Bob Seger will end his Spring 2013 tour at Mohegan Sun. (Handout)

Bob Seger will end his Spring 2013 tour at Mohegan Sun. (Handout)

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band announced an expansion of their tour, which comes to an end at the Mohegan Sun Arena on May 4. The concert goes on sale Saturday, March 9 at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for $75 and $95.

Details dropped for Bruno Mars’ “Moonshine Jungle Tour” stop at Mohegan Sun on June 27. Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for $65 and $85.

Summer shows at the Comcast are starting to fill in, with Rascal Flatts taking a show on June 15. Tickets range from $30.25 on the lawn to seats at $45.50 and $65.50. The Band Perry and Cassadee Pope open.
Kenny Wayne Shepard has a tour date booked at the Ridgefield Playhouse. The blues rocker plays on July 17, with tickets costing $65. The show is on sale now at ridgefieldplayhouse.com.

Natalie Cole will perform at the MGM Grand Theater on April 13. Tickets are $40, and on sale now at foxwoods.com.

 

Bruno Mars will be playing Mohegan Sun on June 27. (Kai Z. Feng / Handout)

Bruno Mars will be playing Mohegan Sun on June 27. (Kai Z. Feng / Handout)

ZZ Top make an appearance at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on May 8. Tickets are on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Live Nation, for $38 and $48.

Hair metal never went out of style for some people, and Steel Panther is a newer band looking to revive the vibe. They’re at The Dome at Oakdale on April 21. On April 9 Stone Sour will be at the venue. A ticket to either show is $25, and both shows are on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through livenation.com.

Peter Tork of the Monkees has a show at Infinity Hall on May 11. Tickets are $35 and $50. The Gibson Brothers are there on April 27 at $35 and $50, and Ray Wylie Hubbard performs on May 24 for $29 and $44. Those three shows are on sale Thursday, March 7.

Electro-rockers !!! (that’s pronounced “Chk Chk Chk”) are at the Spaceland Ballroom on June 14. The 21 plus show is on sale Friday at noon through manicproductions.org for $15.

Ghostface Killah has a new album dropping in April. He's at Toad's Place in May. (Handout)

Ghostface Killah has a new album dropping in April. He’s at Toad’s Place in May. (Handout)

Ghostface Killah is coming to Toad’s Place on May 10 to support his upcoming record “12 Reasons To Die.” Tickets are on sale now for $20, or $25 at the door. The Dillinger Escape Plan are at Toad’s on April 28, and Streetlight Manifesto play on June 18. Those two shows are on sale now for $18 at toadsplace.com.

Tommy Ramone was slated to play with Glen Matlock of the Sex Pistols at Cafe Nine on March 31. Ramone had to withdraw because of health issues, but Sylvain Sylvain of the New York Dolls is filling in. Tickets are still on sale for $15 in advance at cafenine.com.

Coming up this week:

Local artist Nancy Parent has a show at the Mohegan Sun Cabaret Theater on Friday night, while Matchbox 20 is playing at the arena.

On Saturday night Bad Rabbits are at the Iron Horse, and Willimantic Records has a night of music and film from the Sublime Frequencies music label.

Every Time I Die is at Toad’s Place on Sunday night.

Tim Kasher, known for his work in Cursive and The Good Life, is at The Space on Tuesday night.

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