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September 2018

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Luis Miguel — The famed Mexican crooner brings North American Tour to El Paso at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, to UTEP’s Don Haskins Center. Over his 36-year career, Luis Miguel has released 33 albums, selling over 100 million albums worldwide. He is a 6-time Grammy winner and 4-time Latin Grammy winner. Tickets: $43 to $263.20. VIP packages start at $688.(Ticketmaster).

Kevin Gates — The rapper and hip-hop artist returns to El Paso to perform at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 3, at El Paso County Coliseum. His debut album “Isiah” came out in 2016, and his latest single, “Intro Edition” was released in July. Tickets: $45.50-$150 (Ticketmaster).

Alice in Chains — The Seattle rock band performs at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Abraham Chavez Theatre. The band rose out of the grunge scene to create a sound all their own and become one of the most successful bands of the 1990s. Tickets: $39.50-$69.50 (Ticketmaster).

Pablo Francisco — Francisco returns to El Paso at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, and 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 6-8, at the Comic Strip, 1201 Airway. Tickets: $22.50 ($32.50 VIP). Information: 799-LAFF (5233) or
  Francisco weaves together his arsenal of characters, spontaneous outbursts, and clever insights to create an hour-long comedic jazz riff. His off-the-wall, animated character points out the absurdity in an illogical, pop-culture obsessed world. His new one-hour comedy special “Here We Go Again” feature some outrageously funny animation segments, and his two Comedy Central one hour comedy specials “They Put It Out There” and “Ouch!” continue to stay on the networks most requested list. His pervasive internet presence has gained more than 100 million YouTube viewers around the world.

Chris Young — The platinum-selling entertainer’s “Losing Sleep 2018 Tour” is Thursday, Sept. 13, at NMSU’s Pan American Center in Las Cruces, with special guests Kane Brown and Morgan Evans. His No. 1 singles include “Losing Sleep,” “Sober Saturday Night,” “Think Of You,” and “I’m Comin’ Over.” Tickets: $39-$79; VIP packages offered. (Ticketmaster).

Khalid — The five-time Grammy-nominated R&B singer comes home to El Paso for his “915 Hometown Show” at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 14-15, at UTEP’s Don Haskins Center. Tickets start at $44. (Ticketmaster).
  Khalid was nominated for Grammys for his debut album “American Teen,” which peaked at No. 4 on the Top 200 Charts. He also won Top New Artist at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards and Best New Artist at 2017’s MTV Video Music Awards.

Stephen Stills and Judy Collins — The music legends perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, at NMSU’s Pan American Center in Las Cruces. Tickets: $55.50 and $65.50 (Ticketmaster).
  Stills, 73, began with Buffalo Springfield and became famous as part of Crosby, Stills & Nash, and later, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young. He also has had a highly successful solo career and is considered one of rock’s best guitarists.
  Collins, 79, began here recording career in 1961 and achieved fame as a folksinger with hits such as “Both Sides Now” and “Chelsea Morning.” Her biggest hit came in 1975 with “Send in the Clowns.”
  Stills and Collins, who were lovers in the late 1960s but never performed together then, released their first album, “Everybody Knows,” last fall.

End of Summer Fest — The outdoor fiesta featuring Tierra, Rich Bean of Malo and The Midnighters is noon Saturday, Sept. 15, at El Paso County Coliseum. Tickets: $10 general admission; free of age 12 and younger (Ticketmaster).

Plumb and Unspoken — The Christian rock artist Plumb (Tiffany Arbuckle) and band Unspoken present their “We Are One Tour” 7 to 10 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 18, at Immanuel Baptist Church, 1201 Hawkins with special guest Dan Bremnes. Tickets: $15 general admission; $75 VIP packages (

Chayanne — The Latin pop superstar’s “Desde El Alma” tour is 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, at El Paso County Coliseum. Tickets start at $61.50 (Ticketmaster).
  Chayanne, born Elmer Figueroa Arce in Puerto Rico in 1968, has released 21 solo albums and has sold more than 30 million albums worldwide. The 49-year-old Latin music superstar, behind his romantic ballads and catchy pop and dance tracks, is known for his exciting, sold-out tours and entertaining concerts, having earned the Billboard Award for Best Tour. His latest release, “Choka Choka,” features rising reggaeton star Ozuna.

Fall Out Boy — The multi-platinum selling, Grammy-winning rock band Fall Out Boy performs at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25, at UTEP’s Don Haskins Center, in support of their new album, MANIA. Special guest is Machine Gun Kelly. Tickets: $43.75 to $63.75; VIP packages $143-$204 (Ticketmaster).

Alejandro Fernandez y Los Tigres del Norte — The Latin superstar performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Don Haskins Center. Tickets: $51-$151 (Ticketmaster).
  Son of the legendary Vicente Fernández, Alejandro has sold 30 million albums. His sixth No. 1 album, “Rompiendo Fronteras,” includes hits such as “Se Que Te Duele,” “Quiero Que Te Vuelvas”, and the collaboration with Los Tigres, “Para Sacarte De Mi Vida.”
  Los Tigres del Norte have released 51 albums since 1968, turning norteño music into an international genre, winning seven Grammy Awards.

Trapfest Block Party — “America’s Premier Trap and Bass Music Tour” returns for its 6th anniversary all-ages block party 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 29, at North Mesa and East Main in Downtown El Paso. All ages event; 21 and older only in bars. Tickets $22 general admission; $42 VIP at
  This year’s performers include Boombox Cartel, Mustard, Saymyname and special guest Bockboy JB.

J Balvin Vibras Tour — The Colombian superstar performs at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, at the Don Haskins Center in support of his new album. J Balvin had back-to-back No. 1 singles with “Mi Gente” and “Machika.” Tickets range from $33 to $420 (Ticketmaster).

Disney on Ice: ‘Dare to Dream’ — Disney On Ice returns to El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 Paisano, Wednesday through Sunday, Oct. 3-7. Thursday’s performance in Spanish. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. nightly, plus matinees 10:30 a.m. and noon Friday, and noon and 3:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Tickets: $22-$75 ($15 opening night) with tourTAGs, $30 with Mickey or Snowflake light-up wands (Ticketmaster). Ages 2 and older must have ticket (costumes not permitted for guests 14 and older). Information: 533-9899, or
  Hosts Mickey and Minnie Mouse guide audiences on an expedition from raging seas to snow-covered mountains with the amazing adventures of “Moana,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Tangled,” “Cinderella,” “Frozen,” and “Coco.”

Downtown Street Festival — The “StreetFest,” presented by Western Technical College, encompasses the entire El Paso Convention Center area 4 p.m. to midnight Friday and Saturday, Oct. 5-6, with music, food and entertainment. Performances are on the Bud Light Main Stage and four stages around the festival area. Local stages will include a mix of genres such as classic rock, world, alternative and indie. The festival includes the O’Reilly Auto Parts Car Show, USO Military Village, dozens of food trucks, beer and more. Advance tickets: $10 general admission; $65 VIP (age 21 and older only); available at or the Plaza Theatre Box Office. Ticket prices will increase closer to the event dates. Information: or on Facebook.
  Friday’s headliner is Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx, with Mark Farner’s American Band and Jefferson Starship.
  Saturday’s headliner is Jonathan Davis of Korn, with Through Fire and Dead Girls Academy.

‘Jazz at Lincoln Center’ with Wynton Marsalis — Nine-time Grammy Award winning musical artist Wynton Marsalis performs at a special El Paso Pro-Musica fundraising concert featuring the music of the incomparable Duke Ellington at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, at First Baptist Church, 805 Montana. Wynton Marsalis is the first and only musicians to receive Grammy’s for work in both Classical and Jazz categories. Tickets: $50-$150; $200 VIP; $10 special addition room. Information: 747-8163 or

The Malpass Brothers — Grant County Community Concert Association opens its season with the retro traditional country artists at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, at WNMU Fine Arts Auditorium in Silver City. Tickets: $20 (age 17 and younger with paid adult (two per adult), and WNMU students with valid ID admitted free. Season passes for 2018/2019 are $55. Information: (575) 538-5862 or
  As young boys, Christopher and Taylor Malpass soaked up the music of their granddad’s phonograph records. Today, they promote the work and music of classic country artists, while also creating new music.

Ballet Nacional de Amalia Hernández — The premiere Mexican ballet folklorico troupe performs at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, at the Plaza Theatre. Founded in 1952 by dancer and choreographer Amalia Hernández, the ballet brings together the music, dance and costume of Mexican folklore from pre-Columbian civilizations through the modern era. Tickets: $35-$75. (Ticketmaster).

Old Dominion — The country band’s “Happy Endings World Tour” is 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12, at NMSU’s Pan American Center, with Michael Ray and High Valley. (Ticketmaster).

Los Temerarios – The romantic Mexican group performs at 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at The Plaza Theatre, with Baruch. Consisting of brothers Adolfo and Gustavo Angel and their cousin Fernando Angel, the group started in 1978 and has recorded more than 20 albums. They have been nominated for two Grammys, one Latin Grammy an have been honored with Lifetime Achievement Awards from both Premio Lo Nuestro and the Latin Billboard Music Awards. Tickets: $49-$119 (Ticketmaster).

‘Shawn Mendes’ — The Canadian singer-songwriter will give a special college performance at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at UTEP’s Don Haskins Center. The multi-platinum singer/songwriter released his self-titled third album in May. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 album chart as well as multiple additional worldwide markets.
  Ticket: $49.50, $69.50 and $89.50(Ticketmaster). Discounted UTEP student tickets with a valid Miner Gold Card are $39.50 and $59.50 available only at UTEP Ticket Center locations.
  Mendes topped Billboard’s “21 Under 21” in 2017 and has been featured on Forbes “30 Under 30,” Spotify’s “25 Under 25,” and Time Magazine’s “Time 100 Most Influential” for four consecutive years. He was also just featured in Time Magazine’s Time 100 annual issue. In February 2018, ROI Influencer Media recognized Mendes as the No. 1 Most Influential Artist and No. 1 Most Influential Teen across all social media platforms.

Way Out West Fest — Country Music singer and songwriter Lee Brice will headline the 3rd annual fusion of culture with Saturday, Oct. 13, at Southwest University Park, along with a Margarita Contest and Chili Challenge. Also part of the lineup is Frank Ray, Travis Denning and the Powell Brothers. Gates open at 5 p.m. Tickets: $25 general admission; $45 floor seats; $60 West Bank Club general admission; $150 VIP; available at Information: or on Facebook at EPWayOutWest.
  Brice’s latest single “Boy,” serves as a tribute to his young boys, who both appear in the song’s video. Other hits include “I Don't Dance,” “Hard To Love,” and “Drinking Class.” Brice also has his own whisky brand, American Born.
  Ray, a former Las Cruces police officer, is behind the No. 1 hit on the Texas Country Regional Radio lists, “Drive.”
  Denning’s debut song, “David Ashley Parker from Powder Springs" is based on Denning’s real-life experiences with the fake I.D. he used when he was underaged.
  Country/Americana duo The Powell Brothers’ current single is “Coming Home” of their first full length CD “Leave on the Light” coming this fall.

Sebastian Yatra and Manuel Turizo — The Latin music artists join forces for their U.S. Tour at 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at El Paso County Coliseum. Tickets: $51, $91 and $121 (Ticketmaster).

‘EnParajDos’ — The Spanish language show features Consuelo Duval and Adrián Uribe, who explore all the problems, conflicts and misunderstandings that arise in a couple’s relationships, at 9 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, at Abraham Chavez Theatre, finding humor in the clichés and absurdities that arise between men and women. Tickets: $45-$95 (Ticketmaster).

‘There is More’ Tour — The tour featuring Christian group Hillsong and pastor Brian Houston is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, at Abundant Living Faith Center East, 1000 Valley Crest. General admission; $28 ($25 each for groups of 10 or more). Premium tickets: $48; includes early access and pre-show gathering with Hillsong; available at Information: 532-8543 or

Kevin Hart — The comic and actor brings his “Irresponsible Tour” to El Paso with two shows, 7 and 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Abraham Chavez Theatre. Tickets: $61.50-$131.50 (Ticketmaster).
  No cellphones, cameras or recording devices will be allowed at this show.
  Hart’s “What Now” tour sold out venues throughout North America, Europe and Australia, grossing over $100 million worldwide. The upcoming El Paso show generated so much response that a second show was added.
  His 2017 memoir “I Can’t Make This Up: Life Lessons” debuted at No. 1 on the New York Times Bestseller list. He voiced the title character in “Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie” and was featured in the Sony reboot of “Jumanji” alongside Dwayne Johnson and Jack Black.

Ozuna — One of the hottest reggaeton and trap singers in Latin music performs at 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at El Paso County Coliseum, 4100 E. Paisano, for his “Aura Tour.” Tickets: $60-$130. (Ticketmaster). Information: 533-9899.
  Ozuna was named Top Latin Artist of the Year at the 2018 Billboard Music Awards and Artist of the Year at the 2018 Billboard Latin Music Awards. Ozuna’s 2017 Odisea Tour included a sold-out stop at the El Paso County Coliseum Nov. 30.

Gipsy Kings — The Gipsy Kings’ Tour Gipsy Unidos is 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Plaza Theatre. The group blends traditional flamenco with western pop and Latin rhythms and have toured virtually non-stop for the past 25 years. Tickets: $49-$79 (Ticketmaster)

Franco Escamilla — The Mexican comedian, musician and radio announcer, known as “The Master of Sarcasm,” returns to El Paso at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, at the Plaza Theatre. Tickets: $39 to $125 (Ticketmaster).
  After studying at the Monterrey College of Music and Dance, Escamilla embarked on a career in comedy, building an audience with his YouTube channel. By 2016, he was hosting his own comedic talk show, “El Show de Franco Escamilla,” on Spanish-language network Estrella TV.

Carol Burnett — Comedian, actor, writer, and singer Carol Burnett, whose career has spanned seven decades of television, premiers her latest tour “An Evening of Laughter and Reflections Where The Audience Asks The Questions” at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at the Plaza Theatre. This is Burnett’s first performance in El Paso. Tickets: $65-$125 (Ticketmaster).
  Burnett is widely recognized for her work on stage and screen, most notably “The Carol Burnett Show.” During her tour, Burnett will take questions from the audience and show video clips from her shows.

Ghost — The Grammy-winning Swedish metal band presents their “A Pale Tour Named Death” at 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Abraham Chavez Theatre. Tickets: $34.50; VIP packages $222.50 (Ticketmaster).
  Ghost’s critically acclaimed fourth sacred psalm “Prequelle” debuted at No. 3 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart. The album and its accompanying EP Popestar resulted in a Grammy for “Best Metal Performance.”
  Their album “Popestar” debuted at the No. 1 position on Billboard’s Top Rock Albums and Hard Rock Albums chart.

‘Rodgers + Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music’ — The musical story of Maria and the von Trapp family opens the Broadway in El Paso 2018-2019 season Saturday and Sunday, Nov. 10-11, at The Plaza Theatre. Information: 231-1111 or
  The musical has won Tony, Grammy and Academy Awards for Best Score, including “My Favorite Things,” “Do-Re-Mi,” “Climb Ev’ry Mountain,” “Edelweiss” and the title song.

‘A Magic Cirque Christmas’ – The all ages holiday event that transports guests to the golden age of entertainment with mind-blowing talents, stunning costumes, comedy and more is 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 27, at Abraham Chavez Theatre. The performance features some of the best talent from around the globe performing circus acts, live music and vocals. Tickets: $29.75 to $79.75. VIP: $129.75. On-stage seating also available (limited amount).

The Fab Four — The “Ultimate Tribute” of the Beatles is 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, at The Plaza Theatre. The Emmy Award winning show takes Beatles fans on journey back in time through three eras of legends John, Paul, George and Ringo. Tickets: $25, $35, $45 and $55.(Ticketmaster).

George Lopez — The El Paso favorite bring his “The Wall Tour” to El Paso at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, at Abraham Chavez Theatre. Tickets: $37.50-$89.50 (Ticketmaster).
  VIP Meet & Greet Package available one premium reserved seat one individual photo with Lopez, early entry, draw string bag, official George Lopez golf towel, signed tour poster and commemorative VIP laminate.
  Television’s groundbreaking sitcom “George Lopez” ran for six seasons. For two seasons, Lopez hosted “Lopez Tonight,” a late-night television talk show on TBS. Lopez is also known for his extensive charity work with various foundations.

‘Finding Neverland’ — Broadway in El Paso presents the audience Choice Award for Best Musical, based on the Academy Award winning film, Tuesday and Wednesday, Dec. 11-12, at the Plaza Theatre. It tells the story behind one of the world’s most beloved characters: “Peter Pan.” Playwright J.M. Barrie struggles to find inspiration until he meets four young brothers and their beautiful widowed mother. Spellbound by the boys’ enchanting make-believe adventures, he sets out to write a play that will astound London theatergoers. Ticket information: 231-1111, or on Facebook at Broadway in El Paso.

A Merry-Achi Christmas — Mariachi Sol de Mexico presents its holiday show at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 17, at the Plaza Theatre, with traditional carols played by the 13-piece ensemble. The show includes a fusion of the traditional holiday spirit Mexican and American Christmas songs and carols. Tickets: $27-$57 (Ticketmaster).
  Sol de México is a three-time Grammy nominated ensemble that has worked on Hollywood soundtracks for “Sea Biscuit,” “The Old Gringo,” “American Me,” “Don Juan de Marco,” “Glory Road,” and “Beverly Hills Chihuahua.”

Il Divo — The tenor group’s “Timeless Tour” is 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at Abraham Chavez Theatre. First discovered and mentored by Simon Cowell of American Idol fame 15 years ago, Il Divo has since sold more than 30 million albums. Tickets: $47-$107; with VIP packages $292-$593 (Ticketmaster).
  The group’s classical crossover brings traditional twists to modern songs such as Adele’s hit “Hello,” with their song “Hola.”

Jason Mraz and Toca Rivera — The Grammy-winning singer-songwriter and alternative rock artist and “vocutionist” Toca Rivera present their “Live in Stereo” Tour at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 18, at The Plaza Theatre, with special guest Gregory Page. Tickets: $39.50 to $95 (Ticketmaster).

Sesame Street Live ‘Let’s Party’ — The Sesame Street Live returns with a new show Dec. 22-23, at Abraham Chavez Theatre, presented by Feld Entertainment. Showtimes are 10:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. both days. Tickets start at $20 (Ticketmaster). Information: 231-1100 or
  The all-new, interactive show unfolds on one of the world’s most famous streets at the funniest, furriest party in the neighborhood.

‘The Great Russian Nutcracker’ — The Moscow Ballet presents its “Dove of Peace Tour” at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 22, and 1 and 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23, at the Plaza Theatre. Tickets: $28-$89. (Ticketmaster). Group discounts and VIP packages available. Information:
  Russian folk legends Father Christmas and Snow Maiden, backdrops hand-painted by Russian masters, and a Dove of Peace with a 20-foot wingspan are part of the annual touring spectacular.

Los Tucanes de Tijuana — The popular Mexican band performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, at El Paso County Coliseum. Tickets: $39.50-$119.50(Ticketmaster).

Metallica — Heavy metal legend bring their Worldwired tour to El Paso at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at UTEP’s Don Haskins Center. Each show begins with the Light It Up pre-show party hosted by comedian Jim Breuer. Ticket information via Ticketmaster.

Venues & series

El Paso Comic Strip — 1201 Airway. Shows are at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, 7:30 and 9:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Tickets: $6 Thursday, $12 Friday and Saturday; $8 Sunday, except at listed. Age 17 and older admitted. VIP Booths $10 more per ticket for all shows; available at
  Information, reservations: 779-LAFF (5233), or on Facebook at El Paso Comic Strip.
Aug. 30-Sept. 2: John Stringer
Sept. 27-30: Erik Myers
Special events:
  Pablo Francisco performs at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Sept. 6-8. Tickets: $22.50 ($32.50 VIP).
  Jay Chandrasekhar of “Super Troopers 1 & 2,” “Beerfest,” and “Broken Lizard,” performs Sept. 20-22 at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 and 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Tickets: $20; $25 VIP.
  El Paso’s Funniest Comedy Challenge event is 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, hosted by Laughter Hours Comedy. Tickets: $10; $20 VIP.

Tricky Falls — 209 S. El Paso. All shows are all-ages, unless listed otherwise. Listings also cover shows in the Perch. Information: 351-9909. Tickets at, with some available at, or
• Tilian — Singer, songwriter Tilian Pearson performs at 7 p.m. Aug. 30, at Bowie Feathers with special guest Royal Coda. Tickets: $15.
• September Mourning — The hardcore fantasy metal band performs at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 11, in The Perch with Kaleido, Charcoal Tongue and Crash. Tickets: $10.
• Grizzly Bear — The American rock band performs at 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13. Tickets: $28.
• Chaos Chaos, Yeek — The sister band (former known as Smoosh) performs at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14. Tickets: $12-$15.
• Upon a Burning Body — The San Antonio metal band headlines their “Bill & Shred’s Excellent Tour-Venture” at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21, with Nekrogoblikon, Buried Above Ground, Adrift on River Styx and Texas Gigantism. Tickets: $16-$20.
• Tribal Seeds — The reggae band performs at 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, with Iya Terra. Tickets: $20-$25.
• Wvrm — The grindcore band performs at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, with Sabrewulf, and Know//Suffer. Tickets; $8.
• Sleep Signals — The metal band’s Fireproof Tour is 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, with Eye of the Bermuda, Aurora Under Water, Texas Gigantism, and Humbleness Got Vanished. Tickets: $5.
• Escape the Fate and Slaves — The post-hardcore bands perform at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, with Picturesque, Set to Stun and Tickets: $20.
  The Full Moon Vampire Ball is Saturday, Oct. 20, with DJ Bueller from SiriusXM First Wave spinning DarkWave. Tickets: $15 general admission; $75 VIP.

Club Here I Love You — 115 S. Durango. Specializing in electronic and DJ music. Most events are at 9 p.m. and are 18 and older, unless listed otherwise. Tickets at Presale tickets subject to change. Information: 307-7736 or on Facebook.
Sept. 1: Doc Martin (All Night Long).
Sept. 8: Nick Warren.
Sept. 15: Mija (Club Tour)
Sept. 21: Matthias Meyer (Watergate, Liebe*Detail)
Sept. 29: dOP.

Lowbrow Palace — The music venue and nightclub moves in September to 1101 Texas. Doors open one hour prior to show time. Concerts are all ages, unless otherwise listed. Surcharge for ages under 21. Tickets at
  The Lowbrow’s “Never Forget Block Party” at its 111 E. Robinson location is 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 1-2, along Robinson Street. Tickets: $10 per night.
  All other events at the new location:
• Flamingosis — The electronic R&B musician performs at 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, with UniiQu3 and The Swell Kids. Tickets: $15-$18.
• The Crystal Method — The American electronic music group performs at 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14. Tickets: $20.
• Shoreline Mafia — The hip hop group’s Only The xClusives Tour is 9 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19. Tickets: $20 ($50 meet and greet).
• Lane 8 — The electronic musician’s “Little by Little Tour” is 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 20, outdoors. Tickets: $15-$18.
• Fat Nick — The Miami hip-hop artist performs at 10 p.m. Friday, Sept. 21. Tickets: $18 general admission; $50 VIP Eat & Greet.
• Dilly Dally — The Canadian alt rock band performs at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 25. Tickets: $12.
• Big Thief — The indie rockers perform at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, with Iji. Tickets: $13-$15.
• Mystic Braves — The alternative band performs at 9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, with the Creation Factory. Tickets: $12-$15.
• Houndmouth — The alternative blues band performs at 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 5, with Family of The Year, outdoors. Tickets: $24.25-$26.25.
• Dave Parley of the electronic duo Prayers performs at 10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6. Tickets: $15.
• Mothers — The indie folk band performs at 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8. Tickets: $12-$15.
• Hinds — The Madrid, Spain indie rock band performs 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9. Tickets: $13-$15.
• Thunderpussy — The female rock band performs at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10. Tickets: $14.
• Russian Circles — The instrumental-based rock band performs at 9 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11. Tickets: $18.
• Yung Bae — The hip hop and rap artist performs at 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12. Tickets: $13.
• Sadgirl — The rock band performs at 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, with Wild Wing. Tickets: $10.
• Deafheaven and DIIV — The post-metal and rock bands perform at 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, with Wild Wing. Tickets: $22.
• Bob Moses — The alternative duos presents their Battle Line Tour at 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23, with Mansionair. Tickets: $22-$25.
• Oh Sees — The psych-punk band performs at 9 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 28, with Prettiest Eyes and Pilots of Venus. Tickets: $18-$20.
• Big Data — The electronic band behind hits like “Dangerous” and “Bombs Over Brooklyn” presents the Sirius XM’s AltNation Tour at 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, with Castlecomber and Fitness. Tickets: $18.
• Duckwrth — The rapper performs at 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4. General admission: $13. VIP packages: $65.
• Of Montreal — The indie rock band performs at 10 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, with Reptaliens. Tickets: $19.
• 3Oh!3 and Emo Nite — The electronic music groups’ “The Want House Party Tour” is 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, with Lil’ Aaron. Tickets: $25.
• Mark Farina — The trailblazing DJ and producer performs at 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16. Tickets: $20.
• Buttertones — LA alternative band, 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 3. Tickets: $12-$14.
• Bernhoft — Norwegian singer and multi-instrumentalist, 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9. Tickets: $18-$20.
• The Garden — The experimental punk duo consisting of twin brothers Wyatt and Fletcher Shears performs at 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, with LE1F and Machine Girl. Tickets: $15.

Rockhouse Bar and Grill — 9828 Montana, specializing in metal and hard rock. For all ages event; all those under 21 charged a surcharge. Information: 591-7625 or on Facebook at RockHouserDiveBarKitchen.
• Chernobyl the Secret & Scylla — The Shedding The Chrysalis Tour is 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7.
• Amiensus — The band performs Tuesday, Sept. 11, with Ashbringer, Mondoshawan and Stay Dead. All ages show. Doors open at 7 p.m.
• Exmortus — The metal band performs at 8 p.m. Monday, Sept. 24, with Byzantine, Immortal Guardian and local bands. All ages show. Admission: $10.
• Dead Animal Assembly Plant — The industrial metal band performs Tuesday, Sept. 25. Age 18 and older. Admission; $5.
• DRB Presents: War of Ages, Capstan, Ghost Key and locals 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2. Tickets: $15 in advance (holdmyticket); $20 day of show.
• Incantation — The band performs at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, with Infestation of Evil, The Stalk and Nyctopphagia. Tickets: $15 in advance at; $20 day of show.
• Michale Graves — The Ex-Misfits member performs at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, with Argyle Goolsby, Roving Midnight (ex-Blitzkid) and Nim Vind.
• Anialator — The band performs Saturday, Nov. 10, with Genocide Beast,
Obeisance, Infestation of Evil and Satanik Goat Ritual. Admission: $6 at the door. All ages event.
• Demons of the Desert — The metal festival is Nov. 16-17, with regional, national and local bands, food trucks, skate boarders, bikes and more. All ages event. Admission: $10 in advance; $15 at the show.
• Metalachi — The heavy metal mariachi ban performs at 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 29.

Spencer Theater for Performing Arts — Airport Hwy 220 in Alto, N.M. Information: (575) 336-4800 or
• John Mueller’s “Winter Dance Party” — The live tribute concert recreating the performances of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and Big Bopper is 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2. Tickets: $39-$69.
Benise: Fuego! The Spirit of Spain — The Emmy-winning prince of Spanish guitar performs at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3. Benise performs arrangements of classical, traditional and nuevo flamenco rhythms with a cast of dancers and band of musicians. Tickets: $35-$79.
Ballet Folklórico de México – 40 folklorico dancers and 20 mariachi musicians unveil a rich tapestry of national traditions at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10. Tickets: $39-$65.
• The New Chinese Acrobats – The troupe presents high-flying trapeze arts, aerial balance, dance, juggling and acrobatic comedy at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23. Tickets: $39-$65.
  Season tickets now available for the 2018/2019 Fall/Winter Season. Pre-show buffets begin two hours prior to show; cost is $20.

Inn of the Mountain Gods Resort and Casino — Mescalero, N.M. Age 21 and older admitted. Tickets through or Ticketmaster. Information: 1-877-277-5677 or
• 3 Doors Down — The rock band performs at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14, with special guest Collective Soul. Tickets: $59-$129.
• Emeril Legasse — The celebrity chef will present a cooking demonstration and dinner at 7 p.m. Oct. 6. Tickets start at $70 (includes dinner).
• Masters of Illusion — The hit CW television series and America’s largest touring magic show is 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 26. Tickets: $20-$60.
• Carnival Fantastique — The celebration of music and action is 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27. Tickets: $20-$50.

Flickinger Center for Performing Arts — 1110 New York Ave. Alamogordo. Premier Series events begin at 7 p.m. Information: (575) 437-2202 or
• ‘Empty Spaces’ Pink Floyd Tribute live tribute rock concert and a laser light show is 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 29. Tickets: $30 general admission at
• Hotel California — The Eagles Tribute opens the Flickinger’s Premier Series season Monday, Oct. 8. For more than two decades, Hotel California has performed worldwide, reproducing the Grammy award winning sounds of the Eagles. Tickets: $18, $30 and $40.
• Kahulanui — The Grammy-nominated Hawaiian Kings of Swing perform Tuesday, Oct. 23. Tickets: $18, $30 and $40.

NM Tech Performing Arts Series — Performances are 7:30 p.m. at New Mexico Tech’s Macey Center in Socorro, N.M. Information:
  Season tickets $160 ($140 senior, $50 youth) for full season and $80 ($70 senior, $25 youth) for half season. Tech Club Macey Membership with five “Schmooze, Booze 7 Bites” pre-show events are $40 ($50 for each additional night).
• Willy Sucre and Friends perform Beethoven and Torera with a String Quartet Monday, Sept. 24, as part of the Presidential Chamber Music Series. Admission is free.
• Phoebe Hunt & The Gatherers — The Americana fiddler and singer-songwriter with foundations in gypsy jazz and swing performs at Friday, Sept. 28. Tickets: $18 ($16 seniors, $8 youth).
• NDI New Mexico present “A Math-Magical” Journey at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11. Tickets: $6 (free for youth).
• Siro-A — The technodelic Japanese troupe and America’s Got Talent finalists perform at Wednesday, Oct. 17, fusing mime with visual effects. Tickets: $22 ($20 seniors, $10 youth).

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