Concert announcements: Artists coming to the area

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Brantley Gilbert, the country songwriter who hit No. 1 with "One Hell of an Amen," will swing through the area on his 2016 Blackout Tour on Feb. 19. Tickets for the Nutter Center concert go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday. Special guests Michael Ray and Canaan Smith will open the concert. Tickets can be purchased all Ticketmaster outlets, including online at, or charge by phone at 800-745-3000. For more information, go online to

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

Banker’s Life Fieldhouse

125 Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis, 317-917-2727

Upcoming: Stevie Wonder, Nov. 7


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

Recently announced: Queensryche, Jan. 27; Corey Smith, Feb. 27

Upcoming: Everclear, Nov. 6; Jon Pardi and Brothers Osborne, Nov. 7; Jamey Johnson, Nov. 11; Relient K, Nov. 28

Dayton Art Institute

456 Belmonte Park N., Dayton; 937-223-5277

Upcoming: Puzzle of Light, Nov. 12

Hobart Arena

255 Adams St., Troy, 937-339-2911

Upcoming: Great White and Slaughter, Nov. 20; Randy Houser, Nov. 21

Jerome Schottenstein Center’s Value City Arena

555 Borror Drive, Columbus, 800-273-6201

Recently announced: Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas, July 27

Upcoming: Zac Brown Band, Dec. 12

Kuss Auditorium

Clark State Performing Arts Center

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

Upcoming: Turtle Island Quartet, Nov. 20

Lifestyle Communities Pavilion

405 Neil Ave., Columbus, 614-461-LIVE (5483), ext. 101

Recently announced: Coheed and Cambria, Feb. 29; Ellie Goulding, May 10

Upcoming: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, Nov. 13; Ben Folds, Nov. 14; The Arcs, Dec. 4

Miami University Hamilton

Parrish Auditorium, 1601 University Blvd., 513-529-3200

Upcoming: Joe Pug and Heather Maloney, Nov. 14

Nutter Center

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

Recently announced: Brantley Gilbert, Feb. 19

Upcoming: Newsboys, Dec. 3

Palace Theater

34 W. Broad St., Columbus, 614-569-0939

Recently announced: Dancing With the Stars, Live!, Jan. 17; Lewis Black, Jan. 29

Upcoming: Kem, Nov. 15; Newsboys, Dec. 5

Taft Theatre

317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, 513-721-8883

Recently announced: Dancing With the Stars, Live!, Jan. 24

Upcoming: Ben Folds, Nov. 12; Brian Wilson, Nov. 14; Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, Nov. 19; Puscifer, Nov. 20; The Mavericks, Nov. 21; Glen Hansard, Nov. 24; Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Nov. 28

U.S. Bank Arena

100 Broadway, Cincinnati, 513-421-4111

Recently announced: Blake Shelton, Feb. 18; Twenty One Pilots, May 31