Originally created 06/03/04

Concert calendar



THIS WEEK

THE DARKNESS, THE WILDHEARTS: 8 tonight, Grady Cole Center, Charlotte, N.C.; $25

HARRY CONNICK JR.: Friday, Township Auditorium, Columbia; Saturday, North Charleston Coliseum, Charleston, S.C., $36-$66; and Wednesday and Thursday, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

LEON RUSSELL: Friday, Headliners at Banana Joe's, Columbia

KID ROCK, PUDDLE OF MUDD: 8 p.m. Friday, Bi-Lo Center, Greenville, S.C.; $34

MAZE: 7 p.m. Friday, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

LORD OF THE RINGS SYMPHONY TOUR: Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Atlanta Symphony Hall

AQUAFINA ON THE BRICKS: Friday, Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta; with George Clinton, Parliament, Funkadelic and The Wailers

KC AND THE SUNSHINE BAND: 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

GRAHAM COLTON: 8 p.m. Monday, Lincoln Theatre, Raleigh, N.C.; $8; 8 p.m. Tuesday, Headliners at Banana Joe's, Columbia; $8

BONNIE RAITT: Tuesday, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

GREAT HIGH MOUNTAIN TOUR: Tuesday, Fox Theatre, Atlanta; with Alison Krauss and Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, Dirk Powell, Norman and Nancy Blake, Ralph Stanley, Reeltime Travelers, Riley Baugus, Sierra and Cody Hall, The Cox Family, The Nashville Bluegrass Band, The Whites and Tim Eriksen

LOOKING AHEAD

AQUAFINA ON THE BRICKS: Friday, June 11, Centennial Olympic Park, Atlanta; with Chingy, Whild Peach

DAVID BYRNE: Friday, June 11, Georgia Theatre, Athens, Ga.

DRIVIN' N' CRYIN': Saturday, June 12, Georgia Theatre, Athens, Ga.

THE SOUL MITES: Tuesday, June 15, The Brandyhouse, Atlanta

NELSON, PETER FRAMPTON AND STYX, VH1 CLASSIC SUMMER HITS: Wednesday, June 16, HiFi Buys Amphitheatre, Atlanta

CADILLAC JONES AND THE CODETALKERS FEATURING COL. BRUCE HAMPTON: Thursday, June 17, Andrew's Upstairs, Atlanta

TIM MCGRAW AND THE WARREN BROTHERS: Thursday, June 17, HiFi Buys Amphitheatre, Atlanta

ATHFEST: Friday, June 18, Downtown Athens, Ga.; with Camper Van Beethoven, Dodd Ferrelle and Tin Foil Stars

SEVEN MARY THREE WITH FIVE-EIGHT: Friday, June 18, Headliners at Banana Joe's, Columbia

CIVIC TOUR PRESENTS DASHBOARD CONFESSIONAL AND THRICE: 7 p.m. Saturday, June 19, The Arena at Gwinnett Center, Atlanta

DON HENLEY: 8 p.m. Wednesday, June 30, Chastain Park Amphitheatre, Atlanta

BUYING TICKETS

Here are the ups and downs of ticket-purchasing options.

CIVIC CENTER

UPS: No service charges

DOWNS: The civic center box office (724-2400) sells tickets only for events at the center and Bell Auditorium.

OUTLETS

UPS: The lines move fairly quickly.

DOWNS: Service charges

CHARGE-BY-PHONE AT 828-7700:

UPS: Convenience

DOWNS: Service charges