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Summer Concert Guide

Emily C-D

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City Paper Concerts in the Park, first Thursdays 5:30-8:30 p.m. through October (Mount Vernon Park)

Fresh Music at the Marketplace, every Friday and Saturday noon-2 p.m. all summer (Lexington Market)

Harborplace and the Gallery's Summer Concert Series, including Shauna Bolton, the Kelly Bell Band, and Sons of Pirates, every Saturday 7-10 p.m. and Sunday 4-7 p.m. May 26-Sept. 2 (Harborplace and The Gallery)

Jazz in the Garden, with Afro Bop Alliance, Rick Whitehead Jazz Trio, and Frank LoCrasto Group, every Friday 5-8:30 p.m. May 25-Aug. 31 (National Gallery of Art)

Power Plant Live Summer Concerts on the Plaza, including Jimmy's Chicken Shack, Violent Femmes, and the Reagan Years, every Friday 8 p.m. through September (Power Plant Live)

Summer Concerts, including Trinidad and Tobago Baltimore Steel Orchestra and Spiral, every Sunday 6-8 p.m. through August (Ladew Gardens)

Summer Evening Concerts, including the Reflex, Shades of Blue, and Mood Swings, every Saturday 6-9 p.m. June 9-Sept. 1 (Boordy Vineyards)

Summer Sounds at the Square, including the Crawdaddies, Blues Therapy, Junkyard Saints, and Mambo Combo, every Friday 6-9 p.m. through September (Belvedere Square)

May 24 Paulina Rubio (Wolf Trap)
May 26-27 Maryland Deathfest V, with Brutal Truth and Zyklon (Sonar)
May 29 Keane (9:30 Club)
May 30-June 3 Capital Jazz Fest, with Herbie Hancock, Isaac Hayes, and Ramsey Lewis (Merriweather Post Pavilion)
May 31 Mr. Greengenes (Recher Theatre)

Huey Lewis and The News (Wolf Trap)

June 1 The Crawdaddies (The Can Company)
June 1-3 The Western Maryland Blues Festival with Joe Bonamassa and the James Cotton Band (Hagerstown, www.blues-fest.org)
June 2 The Official Bad Boy/Da Bloc Celebration featuring Cheri Dennis and LOS (Rams Head Live)
June 3-4 Deftones (9:30 Club)
June 3-17, July 29 22nd Annual Eastern Shore Chamber Music Festival, with the Bayfield Brass Quartet and Gerald Cohen (several locations, www.musicontheshore.org)
June 4 Fall Out Boy (Merriweather Post Pavilion)
June 5 Earth, Wind and Fire (Wolf Trap)
June 7 John Francis (City Paper concert in Mount Vernon Park)
June 8 The Disco Biscuits (Sonar)
June 9 Lafayette Gilchrist 3 (An die Musik)

Starscape Festival, with the Disco Biscuits, RJD2, and Brothers Past (Fort Armistead Park)

June 10 Brooks and Dunn (Nissan Pavilion)
June 13 Joss Stone (Wolf Trap)
June 14 Cassandra Wilson (Birchmere)
June 17 True Colors Tour, featuring Cyndi Lauper and Rufus Wainwright (Merriweather Post Pavilion)
June 19 Peter Frampton (Rams Head Live)
June 20 Lyle Lovett and k.d. lang (Wolf Trap)
June 21 India.Arie (Rams Head Live)

Harry Connick Jr. (Wolf Trap)

June 22 Delirium, a Cirque du Soleil Live Music Concert (Verizon Center)
June 23 The Wizard of Oz with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (Meyerhoff Symphony Hall)

Rush (Nissan Pavilion)

Summertime Blues Festival with Charles "Big Daddy" Stallings, Night Street, and Mary Lou and the Untouchables (Susquehanna State Park, www.steppingstonemuseum.org)

June 28 The Fray (Merriweather Post Pavilion)

Jimmy Buffett (Nissan Pavilion)

June 30 Marilyn Crispell and Louis Moholo-Moholo (An die Musik)
July 3 Fred Lonberg-Holm (An die Musik)

Morrissey (Rams Head Live)

Alejandro Sanz (Wolf Trap)

July 3-4 Star-Spangled Spectacular with Fireworks with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (Oregon Ridge Park)
July 5 Aretha Franklin (Wolf Trap)

Jesse Harris (City Paper concert in Mount Vernon Park)

July 5-7 Insubordination Fest 2007, with Ben Weasel Big in Japan, and the Sick Sick Birds (Sidebar and Ottobar)
July 6 Mambo Combo (The Can Company)
July 7 Soul2Soul 2007 with Tim McGraw and Faith Hill (Verizon Center)
July 8 Hootie and the Blowfish (Wolf Trap)
July 13 Cirque de la Symphonie (Meyerhoff Symphony Hall)
July 14 The Decemberists with the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (Merriweather Post Pavilion)

Broadway Showstoppers and Fireworks (Oregon Ridge Park)

July 20 A Night in Havana (Meyerhoff Symphony Hall)
July 25 Warped Tour, with Bad Religion, Hawthorne Heights, Cute Is What We Aim For (Merriweather Post Pavilion)

John Mayer (Verizon Center)

July 27-29 Pocono Blues Festival, with Andrew Jr. Boy Jones, and the Lee Boys (Big Boulder Ski Area, Poconos, www.jfbb.com)
July 28 Music of the Silver Screen (Oregon Ridge Park)

The Temptations and the Four Tops (Wolf Trap)

July 29 Poison (Nissan Pavilion)
Aug. 3 Swingin Swamis (The Can Company)
Aug. 4-5 Chesapeake Bay Blues Festival 2007 with Robert Randolph and the Family Band, John Kay and Steppenwolf, Buddy Guy, and Aretha Franklin (Sandy Point State Park, www.bayblues.org)

Virgin Festival with the Beastie Boys, Wu-Tang Clan, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Modest Mouse, the Smashing Pumpkins, and the Police (Pimlico Race Course, www.virginfestival.com)

Aug. 8 The B-52's (Wolf Trap)
Aug. 9 Zappa Plays Zappa (Rams Head Live)
Aug. 9-11 PAETEC Jazz Festival with Etta James and the Roots Band, B.B. King, and Al Green (several locations in Baltimore, www.paetecjazz.com)
Aug. 10-12 Riverfront Blues Festival with Cleveland Fats and the Robert Lockwood Jr. Allstars (Tubman-Garrett Riverfront Park, www.riverfrontbluesfest.com)

Aug. 11 Dave Matthews Band (Nissan Pavilion)

2007 B.B. King Blues Tour with B.B. King, Etta James, and Al Green (Pier Six Concert Pavilion)

Aug. 17 Keith Urban (Verizon Center)
Aug. 18 15th Annual Hot August Blues Festival with Dickey Betts (Oregon Ridge Park)
Aug. 19 The Beach Boys (Wolf Trap)

Kelly Clarkson (Verizon Center)

Aug. 21 Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo (Rams Head Live)
Aug. 22 The Boston Pops (Wolf Trap)
Aug. 26 Kenny Chesney (Merriweather Post Pavilion)

Indigo Girls (Wolf Trap)

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