The latest

On sale 10 a.m. Friday — The Flaming Lips, 8 p.m. Oct. 24, State Theatre, Portland. $41.50/$45. Statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

On sale 10 a.m. Friday — Stephen Stills, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25, State Theatre, Portland. $35 to $45. All ages. statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

On sale 10 a.m. Friday — John Pinette, 8 p.m. Nov. 4, State Theatre, Portland. $25/$30. statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

On sale 10 a.m. Friday — Dark Star Orchestra, 8 p.m. Dec. 10, State Theatre, Portland. $25 to $30. All ages. statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

On sale 10 a.m. Friday — Rachael Yamagata, 7 p.m. Oct. 24, Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15 to $25. Portcitymusichall.com; 899-4990

On sale 10 a.m. Friday — Bob Dylan and His Band, 8 p.m. Aug. 21, House of Blues, Boston. $56.25 to $76.25. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

On sale 10 a.m. Monday — Jay-Z and Kanye West, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21, TD Garden, Boston. $59.50 to $350. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

The locals

Aug. 11 — John Hiatt and The Combo, 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $100. Stonemountainartscenter.com; 935-7292

Aug. 11 — James Montgomery Duo, 8 p.m., The Landing at Pine Point, Scarborough. $17.50 to $22.50. Thelandingatpinepoint.com; 774-4527

Aug. 12 — Chris Smither, 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $20. Stonemountainartscenter.com; 935-7292

Aug. 12 — Ellis Paul, 8 p.m., The Opera House at Boothbay Harbor. $17/$20. Boothbayoperahouse.com; 633-5159

Aug. 12 — Crooked Still, 8 p.m., Jonathan’s, Ogunquit. $27.50 to $30.50. Jonathansrestaurant.com; 646-4526

Aug. 12-13 — KahBang Festival featuring My Morning Jacket, Grace Potter and The Nocturnals, Chromeo, Lupe Fiasco and more than 40 others, Bangor Waterfront Pavilion. $70 to $80 (early bird prices). KahBang.com

Aug. 13 — Taj Mahal, 8 p.m., State Theatre, Portland. $25 to $35. All ages. statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

Aug. 13 — Ellis Paul, 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $20. Stonemountainartscenter.com; 935-7292

Aug. 14 — Joan Osborne Duo, 8 p.m., Jonathan’s, Ogunquit. $40/$44. Jonathansrestaurant.com; 646-4526

Aug. 17 — Chris Smither, 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $20. Stonemountainartscenter.com; 935-7292

Aug. 17 — Colin Hay, 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $30. Stonemountainartscenter.com; 935-7292

Aug. 17 — Easy Star All Stars, 8 p.m., Port City Music Hall, Portland. $17 to $30. Portcitymusichall.com; 899-4990

Aug. 18 — Colin Hay , 8 p.m., Strand Theatre, Rockland. $25/$30. RocklandStrand.com; 594-0070

Aug. 19 — Tedeschi Trucks Band, 6 p.m., Ocean Gateway Terminal, Portland. $41 to $76. Portcitymusichall.com; 899-4990

Aug. 19 — Garrison Keillor’s “A Prairie Home Companion,” State Theatre, Portland. $50 to $85. All ages. statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

Aug. 20 — Bob Dylan with Leon Russell, 7:30 p.m., Bangor Waterfront Pavilion. $21.75 to $61.75. Waterfrontconcerts.com; 783-2009, Ext. 208

Aug. 20 — Lori McKenna, 8 p.m., Jonathan’s, Ogunquit. $22.50/$25. Jonathansrestaurant.com; 646-4526

Aug. 20 — Sparks the Rescue, 7 p.m., Port City Music Hall, Portland. $12.50 to $23. Portcitymusichall.com; 899-4990

Aug. 23 — Justin Townes Earle with Shovels and Rope, 8 p.m., Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15 to $30. Portcitymusichall.com; 899-4990

Aug. 25 — Iris DeMent, 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $30. Stonemountainartscenter.com; 935-7292

Aug. 26 — Iris Dement, 8 p.m., Jonathan’s, Ogunquit. $37.50. Jonathansrestaurant.com; 646-4526

Aug. 27 — Bela Fleck & The Flecktones, 7:30 p.m., State Theatre, Portland. $30 to $40. All ages. statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

Aug. 27 — The Baseball Project, 8 p.m., Port City Music Hall, Portland. $15 to $25. Portcitymusichall.com; 899-4990

Aug. 28-31 — Thomas Point Beach 30th Annual Bluegrass Festival featuring Marty Stuart, Ricky Skaggs, Del McCoury, Doyle Lawson, Rhonda Vincent and many others, Thomas Point Beach, Brunswick. Thomaspointbeach.com; 725-6009

Aug. 28 — Buckethead, 7:30 p.m., State Theatre, Portland. $22/$25. All ages. statetheatreportland.com; (800) 745-3000; Cumberland County Civic Center box office

Aug. 28 — Steven Page, 7:30 p.m., Strand Theatre, Rockland. $20. RocklandStrand.com; 594-0070

Aug. 30 — American Idol Live!, 7 p.m., Cumberland County Civic Center, Portland. $45 to $65. Ticketmaster.com; 775-3458; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 30 — Richard Thompson, 8 p.m., Stone Mountain Arts Center, Brownfield. $65. Stonemountainartscenter.com; 935-7292

Aug. 31 — Richard Thompson with Robin Lane, 7 p.m., Westbrook Performing Arts Center. heptunesconcerts.com; (978) 462-9630

Get outta town

Today — Louis C.K., 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $38.50 to $58.50. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Friday — John Butler Trio, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $15 to $25. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Friday — Alison Krauss & Union Station with Jerry Douglas, 7:30 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $41.75 to $84.25. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Saturday, Sunday — The J. Geils Band with The Chris Robinson Brotherhood, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $30 to $95. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Monday — Britney Spears with Nicki Minaj, Jessie and the Toy Boys, and Nervo, 7 p.m., TD Garden, Boston. $29 to $350. Ticketmaster.com; (800) 745-300

Monday — Melissa Etheridge, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $36 to $101. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Tuesday — Blink-182 with My Chemical Romance and Manchester Orchestra, 7 p.m., Comcast Center, Mansfield, Mass. $27 to $69. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Wednesday — Cinderella, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $26/$28. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Wednesday — O.A.R., 7 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $39.50. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 11 — Chic Corea, Stanley Clarke, Lenny White, Frank Gambale and Jean-Luc Ponty with Zappa Plays Zappa, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $30 to $60. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 11 — Slightly Stoopid, Rebelution, Shwayze and Cisco Adler, 7 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $29.50 to $52.50. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Aug. 11 — Return to Forever, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $45.50 to $79.40. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 12 — Ron White, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $40.50 to $60.50. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Aug. 12 — Guster and Jack’s Mannequin, 7 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $43.50 to $50.35. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 12 — Journey, 7 p.m., Comcast Center, Mansfield, Mass. $27.50 to $163. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 13 — Maroon 5 and Train with Gavin DeGraw, 7 p.m., Comcast Center, Mansfield, Mass. $17.50 to $85.75. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 13 — Miranda Lambert with Jack Ingram, 8 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $35.25 to $75. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Aug. 13 — Slightly Stoopid, 7 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $29.15 to $49.50. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 13 — Barenaked Ladies, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $42.95 to $64.50. Ticketmaster.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 14 — Hippiefest featuring Dave Mason, Mark Farner, Rick Derringer, Gary Wright and Felix Cavaliere’s Rascals, 8 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $39.75 to $66. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Aug. 14 — My Morning Jacket, 7 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $45.50 to $57.50. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 15 — Ted Nugent, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $27 to $46. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Aug. 16 — Ke$ha, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $57.50 to $79.40. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 17 — Tedeschi Trucks Band with Steve Earle and Allison Moorer, 7 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $25 to $38.50. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 17 — Mary Chapin Carpenter, 7:30 p.m., The Music Hall, Portsmouth, N.H. $46 to $56. Themusichall.org; (603) 436-2400

Aug. 19 — Kings of Leon, 7 p.m., Comcast Center, Mansfield, Mass. $39.50 to $80.90 Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 19 — KC & The Sunshine Band, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $39.90 to $57.30. Ticketmaster.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 19 — Bob Dylan with Leon Russell, 8 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $36 to $84.75. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Aug. 20 — Chicago, 8 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $48 to $86.25. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Aug. 20 — Grace Potter and The Nocturnals, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $20 to $40. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 20 — Seth Meyers, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $37.85 to $48.10. Ticketmaster.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 21 — Whitesnake, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $39.90. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Aug. 25 — Selena Gomez & The Scene, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $25 to $49.50. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 25 — Kenny Chesney, 6:30 p.m., Royale Boston, Boston. $35.65 to $82.15. Ticketmaster.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 26 — Lynyrd Skynyrd and The Doobie Brothers, 7:30 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $46.25 to $95.25. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Aug. 26 — Kenny Wayne Shepherd, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $30.65. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Aug. 27 — Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes, 8 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $21 to $36. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100

Aug. 27 — ZZ Top, 8 p.m., Meadowbrook U.S. Cellular Pavilion, Gilford, N.H. $35.25 to $77.75. Meadowbrook.net; (603) 293-4700

Aug. 27-28 — Kenny Chesney and The Zac Brown Band, 5 p.m., Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Mass. $56.40 to $112.60. Ticketmaster.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 28 — The Monkees 45th Anniversary Tour, 8 p.m., Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $38.85 to $137.25. Ticketmaster.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 28 — Rockstar Energy Drink Uproar Festival, 2:30 p.m., Comcast Center, Mansfield, Mass. $33.75 to $103.30. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 29 — Stevie Nicks, 8 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $35 to $125. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 30 — Sara Bareilles with Josh Radin and Raining Jane, 7:30 p.m., Bank of America Pavilion, Boston. $21 to $37.50. Livenation.com; (800) 745-3000

Aug. 31 — Big Time Rush with Hot Chelle Rae, 7 p.m., Casino Ballroom, Hampton Beach, N.H. $26/$28. Casinoballroom.com; (603) 929-4100