Concert and club listings

In Concert

Appel Farm Arts & Music Center

457 Shirley Rd., Elmer; 609-358-2472. www.appelfarm.org. Loudon Wainwright III. $35. 12/1 8 pm.

Electric Factory

421 N. Seventh St.; 215-569-9400. www.livenation.com. H.I.M./Bleeding Through. $29.50. 11/30 8:30 pm. M.I.A./The Cool Kids/Santogold. $20 advance; $22 day of show. 12/1 8:30 pm. Brand New/Thrice/Mewithoutyou. $24 advance; $28 day of show. 12/6 7:30 pm.

The Fillmore at the TLA

334 South St.; 215-922-1011. www.livenation.com. Grace Potter & The Nocturnals. $15-$17. 12/1 9 pm. Unearth/God Forbid/Sons of Azrael/Turmoil. $15-$17. 12/6 8 pm.

First Unitarian Church

2125 Chestnut St.; 267-765-5210. www.r5productions.com. Chris Garneau. $10. 12/1 7:30 pm. Chuck Ragan/Sundowner. $10. 12/2 7:30 pm.

Grand Opera House

818 N. Market St., Wilmington; 302-652-5577. www.grandopera.org. Grada. $29. 12/4 8 pm.

House of Blues

801 Boardwalk, Atlantic City; 609-236-2543. www.hob.com. Girl Talk. $21-$26. 11/30 9 pm. Brand New/Thrice/Mewithoutyou. $25. 12/1 6:30 pm. Suzanne Vega. $30-$35. 12/1 7 pm.

Keswick Theatre

291 Keswick Ave., Glenside; 215-572-7650. www.keswicktheatre.com. Raul Malo's Christmas Party. $29-$35. 11/30 8 pm. Holiday Doo Wop Vol. 2. $39.50-$49.50. 12/1 8 pm. A Peter White Christmas. $37.50. 12/5 8 pm.

Kimmel Center

260 S. Broad St.; 215-790-5800. www.kimmelcenter.org. Canada. $37-$43. 12/1 7:30 pm. Big River. $26-$74. 12/2 7:30 pm.

Montgomery County Community College - Science Center Theater

340 DeKalb Pike, Blue Bell; 215-641-6300. www.mc3.edu. Andy Bey. $10-$22. 11/30 8 pm.

Painted Bride Art Center

230 Vine St.; 215-925-9914. www.paintedbride.org. Marlon Simon: Passing By 13-member ensemble fuses Western & world music philosophies with Afro-Latino rhythms. $25. 12/1 7 & 9 pm.

Scottish Rite Auditorium

315 White Horse Pike, Collingswood; 856-216-2170. www.ccparks.com. Shaw-Blades. $29-$35. 12/1 8 pm. A Soulful Christmas. $34.50-$39.50. 12/2 7:30 pm. Babyface. $37-$47. 12/4 7:30 pm.

Sellersville Theater 1894

Main St. & Temple Ave., Sellersville; 215-257-5808. www.st94.com. Sophie B. Hawkins. $25. 11/30 8 pm. Suzy Bogguss. $39.50. 12/1 8 pm. Christmas With The Kingston Trio. $39.50. 12/2 3 & 7:30 pm. Suzanne Vega/Richard Julian. $39. 12/5 8 pm. Coyote Run: A Celtic Christmas. $17.50. 12/6 8 pm.

Starlight Ballroom

460 N. 9th St.; 267-765-5210. r5productions.com. Ted Leo & the Pharmacists/Kristeen Young/Partyline. $14. 12/6 8 pm.

State Theatre Center For The Arts

453 Northampton St., Easton; 610-252-3132. www.statetheatre.org. Ronan Tynan. $38-$43. 12/1 8 pm.

Trocadero Theatre

1003 Arch St.; 215-922-5483. www.thetroc.com. Redman. $25 advance; $28 day of show. 11/30 8 pm. I Am the Avalanche/Daggermouth/Sadaharu. $10. 12/1 2 pm. Amon Amarth/Himsa/Sonic Syndicate/Decapitated. $16 advance; $17 day of show. 12/2 7 pm. Your Sweet Uncertainty. $10. 12/5 6:30 pm.

World Cafe Live

3025 Walnut St.; 215-222-1400. www.worldcafelive.com. Ben Arnold. Doors 11:30 am. 11/30 noon. Tom Rush. $30-$40. 12/1 7:30 pm. Darren Hayes. 12/4 7:30 pm.

Clubs & Coffeehouses

Philadelphia

Bob & Barbara's Lounge 1509 South St.; 215-545-4511. The Crowd Pleasers. 11/30-12/1. 12/3.

Calvary Center for Culture & Community 801 S. 48th St.; 215-724-1702. www.calvary-center.org. Liz Carroll & John Doyle. 12/1.

Cannstatter Volksfest Verein 9130 Academy Rd.; 215-855-3367. www.cvvphilly.com. Weihnachts Show. 11/30.

Chris' Jazz Cafe 1421 Samson St.; 215-568-3131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com. Bootsie Barnes/John Swana Organ Quartet/Ken Fowser & His Organ Trio. 11/30. Kruno/Wade Dean Quartet. 12/1.

Fergie's Pub 1214 Samson St.; 215-928-8118. www.fergies.com. Grubstake. 12/1.

Finnigan's Wake 537 N. Third St.; 215-574-9317. www.finnigans.com. Bonehead. 11/30. Animal House. 12/1. Green Genes. 12/6.

Johnny Brenda's 1201 N. Frankford Ave.; 215-739-9684. johnnybrendas.com. Jack Rose/The Black Twigs/Glenn Jones/Micah Blue. 11/30. Dragons of Zynth/Celebration. 12/1. Sex Mob/Billy Martin/G. Calvin Weston. 12/4. Elvis Perkins in Dearland/Bon Iver. 12/6.

Khyber 56 S. Second St.; 215-238-5888. www.thekhyber.com. Successful Failures/Cheers Elephant/The New Motels. 11/30. Bardo Pond/Major Stars. 12/1. Dead Calm/Apogee/Travia. 12/2. The Unprofessionals/Mikingmihrab/Four Fifty One. 12/4. Agent Moosehead/Monster Hands/Now Soon Nowhere. 12/5. Unwed Sailor/This Will Destroy You. 12/6.

LaRose Jazz Club 5531 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-4415. Blue Monday Jazz With Tony Williams. 12/3.

The Manhattan Room (M Room) 15 W. Girard Ave.; 215-739-5577. www.themanhattanroom.com. Inner Party System. 11/30. Immediate. 12/1.

Mermaid Inn 7673 Germantown Ave.; 215-247-9797. www.themermaidinn.net. Zydeco-A-Go-Go. 11/30.

North By Northwest (NXNW) 7165 Germantown Ave.; 215-248-1000. www.nxnwphl.com. Dirk Quinn Band/Chroma/Bodega. 11/30.

North Star Bar 2639 Poplar St.; 215-787-0488. www.northstarrocks.com. The Teeth/The High Strung/Via Audio. 11/30. Long Walk Home/Machine Gun Joe/Lopez/CounterVision. 12/1. Gil Mantera's Party Dream/Sweatheart/Brobots. 12/2. Bonerama. 12/5. John Ralston/Modern Skirts/Grammar Debate. 12/6.

Ortlieb's Jazzhaus 847 N. Third St.; 215-922-1035. www.ortliebsjazzhaus.com. Mickey Roker Quartet. 11/30. Mickey Roker Quartet/Chuck Redd. 12/1. Jam Session With the Roger Prieto Quartet. 12/2. Jam Session With Byron Landham. 12/4. Temple University Students. 12/5. Electric Miles. 12/6.

Tin Angel at Serrano 20 S. 2nd St.; 215-928-0978. www.tinangel.com. Ben Arnold/Richard Bush & The Peace Creeps. 11/30. Sophie B. Hawkins. 12/1. Tritone 1508 South St.; 215-545-0475. www.tritonebar.com. Golden Soundz/The Carribean/Lil' Hospital. 11/30. Broken Prayers/The Pros from Dover/Beaucoup Blue. 12/1. Mind Control Tower. 12/2. The Melange Theatre. 12/5. Bobby Zankel & the Warriors of the Wonderful Sound. 12/6. Warmdaddy's 1400 Columbus Blvd.; 215-462-2000. www.warmdaddys.com. Slam Allen. 11/30-12/1. Brass Heaven Featuring Jeff Bradshaw. 12/6.

Pennsylvania suburbs

Andre Cafe Acoustique 5th St., Chester; 610-742-1422. www.andre-cafe.com. Harold E. Smith. 11/30.

Blarney Stone 1227 W. Chester Pike, West Chester; 610-436-5222. Jamie Tillman. 11/30. DJ Tony Spins. 12/6.

Bowman's Tavern 1600 River Rd., New Hope; 215-862-2972. Andy Prescott. 11/30. Brittingham's Irish Pub 640 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill; 215-828-7351. www.brittinghams.com. Bogside Rogues. 11/30.

Brownies 23 East 23 E. Lancaster Ave., Ardmore; 610-649-8389. www.Brownies23east.com. Kristen & the Noise. 12/1. Reaction. 12/5. Splintered Sunlight. 12/6.

Chaplin's: The Music Cafe 66 N. Main St., Spring City; 610-792-4110. www.chaplinsthemusiccafe.com. Christine Havrilla. 11/30. Tony Trischka/Blue Roots. 12/1. Jazz/Blues Jam Night. 12/5.

D'Ignazio's Towne House 117 Veterans Sq., Media; 610-566-6141. www.townehouse.com. Frank Tucci. 11/30-12/1.

Il Sol Tuscan Grill 255 North Sycamore St., Newtown; 215-968-5880. www.ilsoltuscangrill.com. Salsa Friday With Sonya Elmore. 11/30. Barbara Trent. 12/1.

Iron Hill Brewery & Restaurant 3 W. Gay St., West Chester; 610-738-9600. www.ironhillbrewery.com. Cartoon Christmas Trio. 11/30.

Karen's Place at Doylestown Mennonite Church 590 N. Broad St., Doylestown; 215-345-6377. karensplace.org. Just Passing Thru. 12/1.

Maddie's 330 E. Lancaster Ave., Frazer; 610-644-2722. www.maddies.com. Unplugged. 12/6.

McCloskey's Tavern 17 Cricket Ave., Ardmore; 610-642-9280. www.mccloske.nv.switchboard.com. Mark Furman Band. 11/30.

McKenzie Brewhouse 240 E. Lancaster Ave., Malvern; 610-296-2222. www.mckenziebrewhouse.com. Tomato Can. 12/1. Jordan & Bobby. 12/4.

The Nail 2580 Haverford Rd., Ardmore; 610-649-6245. www.thenail1.com. Trainwreck/The Blackhawks/Grand Scheme/The Feathertops. 11/30. Spoondish/Hot Lunch/Proven Worth/Without Logic. 12/1. The Nail Live Radio Show. 12/2. Open Blues Jam With the Blues Mercenaries. 12/6.

Puck 85 Printers Alley, Doylestown; 215-348-9000. www.pucklive.com. John Eddie Band/Courtney Fairchild & the Stone Hand Tortillas. 12/1.

Riddle Ale House 1073 W. Baltimore Pike, Media; 610-566-9984. Blues Revue & Open Mic With Ben Singleton. 12/4.

Siren Records 22 S. Main St. #1, Doylestown; 215-348-2323. www.sirenrecords.com. Bridge & Tunnel/Algernon Cadwallader/Balance & Composure. 12/1. Barricade/The Ambitions/Slave/Steel Nation/My Turn to Win. 12/2.

Steel City Coffeehouse 203 Bridge St., Phoenixville; 610-933-4043. www.steelcitycoffeehouse.com. Beaucoup Blue/Mojo Stu. 11/30. Duke Robillard. 12/1. The Mark Silver Band/Woody Pines & The Lonesome Two. 12/2.

Vincent's Restaurant 10 E. Gay St., West Chester; 610-696-4262. www.vincentsjazz.com. Al "Stumpy" Russell. 11/30. Roger Girke. 11/30. John Grecia. 12/1. Glenn Ferracone. 12/6.

William Penn Inn 1017 DeKalb Pike, Gwynedd; 215-699-9272. williampenninn.com. Father John D'Amico. 11/30-12/1. Mary Groce. 11/30-12/1.

New Jersey

Swedes Inn 1301 Kings Hwy., Swedesboro; 856-467-2052. www.swedesinn.com. Sindi Raymond Band. 11/30. Northern Lights. 12/1.