by Jeff Niesel
The House of Blues has announced several new shows. First up, is Ed Kowalczyk, the former lead singer of Live, the alt-rock band that had a number of huge hits in the ‘90s (including moody, post-grunge tracks such as “Lightning Crashes” and “I Alone”). He’ll perform acoustic at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 16. Also, New Jersey’s the Gaslight Anthem returns to the club at 7 p.m. Monday, March 4 with support from openers the Bouncing Souls and Cory Branan. And finally, the veteran SoCal punk band Slightly Stoopid plays with Tribal Seeds at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 14. Tickets for all three shows go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday.