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John Glenn, the 'last true national hero,' dead at 95

Concert announcements

A look at artists coming to the area

Tickets are on sale at the individual venues and all Ticketmaster outlets, except where noted.

The Basement

391 Neil Ave., Columbus, (614) 461-LIVE (5483)

Upcoming: Action Item, Feb. 7; Midnight Coast, Feb. 8; A Silent Film with Gold Fields, Feb. 13; G-Eazy, Feb. 14; Menomena, Feb. 15; Bad Books, Feb. 16

Bankers Life Fieldhouse

125 S. Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis, Ind.; (317) 917-2727

Upcoming: Rock and Worship Roadshow, Feb. 9; Chris Tomlin, March 1

Belterra Resort and Spa

777 Belterra Drive, Florence, Ind.; (812) 427-7777

Upcoming: Foreigner, Feb. 16


2621 Vine St., Cincinnati, (513) 872-8801

Recently announced: Anthrax, April 7

Upcoming: Sinful Crow, Feb. 2; For Today, Feb. 5; ZoSo: The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, Feb. 7; The Used, Feb. 8; Marc Maron, Feb. 14; Corey Smith, Feb. 15; Red Wanting Blue Feb. 16

Canal Street Tavern

308 E. First St., Dayton, (937) 461-9343

Upcoming: Dayton Does Dayton, Feb. 1-2

Fraze Pavilion

695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering, (800) 514-3849

Recently announced: Men of Soul featuring Jeffrey Osborne, Peabo Bryson, Freddie Jackson and Howard Hewett, July 12


132 S. Jefferson St., Dayton, (937) 228-8414

Upcoming: Old Skool Groove Night, Feb. 1; Touch, Feb. 9; Grace Kelly, Feb. 14; Old Skool Groove Night, Feb. 15

Jerome Schottenstein Center’s Value City Arena

555 Borror Drive, Columbus, (800) 273-6201

Upcoming: Maroon 5, Feb. 13; The Who, Feb. 17

Kings Island

6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason,, (513) 754-5700

Recently announced: Three-day Spirit Song 2013 on June 27-29, with Skillet, Tenth Avenue North, Matthew West, Petra, We As Human, on June 27; TobyMac, RED, Building 429; NewSong, The City Harmonic, June 28; Newsboys, Lecrae, David Crowder, Thousand Foot Krutch, on June 29

Kuss Auditorium

Clark State Performing Arts Center

300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, (937) 328-3874

Upcoming: Latini and Seal, March 7

Lifestyle Communities Pavilion

405 Neil Ave., Columbus

(614) 461-LIVE (5483), ext. 101

Upcoming: Yonder Mountain String Band, Feb. 1; Walk the Moon (sold out), Feb. 7; Umphrey’s McGee, Feb. 15

Lincoln Theater

771 E. Long St. Columbus; (614) 496-1045

Recently announced: Motor City Soul Revue, March 2; Monterey Jazz Festival on Tour, March 29

Upcoming: Susanne Vega, Feb. 19

Nationwide Arena

West Nationwide Boulevard, Columbus, (614) 246-3199

Recently announced: Kid Rock, March 23; Blake Shelton, Sept. 20

Upcoming: Rascal Flatts, Feb. 9

Newport Music Hall

1722 N. High St., Columbus, (614) 294-7371

Recently announced: The Black Angels, April 17

Upcoming: Lotus and Keller Williams, Feb. 2; The Vaccines, Feb. 5; Big Gigantic, Feb. 6; Walk the Moon, Feb. 7; Zoso - The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Tribute, Feb. 8; Dark Star Orchestra, Feb. 9; Martin Sexton, Feb. 15; Gaelic Storm, Feb. 21; Eels, Feb. 24

The Nutter Center

3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Fairborn, (937) 775-4789

Upcoming: Miranda Lambert with Dierks Bentley and Thomas Rhett, Feb. 15; Elton John, April 3

20th Century Theatre

3021 Madison Road, Cincinnati, (513) 731-8000

Recently announced: Cheryl Wheeler, March 8; Rebelution, April 21

Upcoming: Salsa Bachata Explosion featuring Son del Caribe, Clave Son, Sentimiento, The Latin All-StarsBig Band and DJ Jorge, Feb. 2

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