This week, we have something for everybody: Maxell, Maiden, Moody Blues and more, including Pearl Jam, the Houston Person-Pamela Luss Quintet and Kris Kristoffernson. Oh yeah, the Youngstown Elton John show is sold out. —D.X. Ferris
Elton John: Sat., May 1, 8 p.m. Covelli Centre (Youngstown).
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Annuals/Most Serene Republic/Gregory & the Hawk: Thu., May 6, 10 p.m., $10. Grog Shop.
Bane/Alpha Omega/Above This Fire/Homewrecker/Heads Held High/Toon Squad. Sun., Apr. 5. 9 p.m., $10. Now That’s Class.
Suzy Bogguss: Sat., May 22. The Kent Stage.
Jonatha Brooke: Fri., April 30, 8 p.m. The Kent Stage.
The Business (UK)/Hollowpoints/First Offense: Mon., April 26, 9 p.m., $10. Now That's Class.
Chiodos: Thu., April 15, 6 p.m., $12 ADV/$14 DOS. Grog Shop.
Driver Side Impact: Sat., March 27, 4 p.m., Tavern, $7. Beachland.
Echo & The Bunnymen/Hatcham Social: Thu., April 22, 7 p.m., $24.50 ADV. House of Blues.
Flyleaf/10 Years/Fair to Midland: Tue., May 18, 6 p.m., $25 ADV. House of Blues.
Fuck the Facts/Locusta: Sun., May 16. Now That's Class.
Jarrod Gorbel (of the Honorary Title): Fri., April 23, 6 p.m., Ballroom, $8. Beachland.
Harlem/Mystery of Two: Thu., April 29, 9 p.m. Now That's Class.
Hot Club of Detroit/Anat Cohen & Howard Alden: $25. Nighttown, 12387 Cedar Rd., 216-795-0550, www.nighttowncleveland.com/.
Houston Person-Pamela Luss Quintet: Both nights 8 p.m., $30, Fri., June 18; Sat., June 19. Nighttown.
Iron Maiden/Dream Theater: Fri., May 21, 7:30 p.m., $25-$85/four-pack of lawn seats $79 (LiveNation.com). Blossom Music Center.
Jucifer/Trans Atlas: Fri., April 9, 9 p.m., $7. Grog Shop.
An Evening With Kris Kristofferson: Wed., June 9, 8 p.m. The Kent Stage.
Lady Gaga: Wed., July 14. Quicken Loans Arena. Time, ticket prices TBA.
Leatherface (UK)/the Casting Out (Nathan from Boy Sets Fire)/Ninja Gun/Fucking Cops/Two Hand Fools: Sun., May 9, 9 p.m. Now That's Class.
Maxwell/Jill Scott: Fri., May 21, 7:30 p.m., $49.50-$149.50 (LiveNation.com, www.theQarena.com, Discount Drug Marts). Quicken Loans Arena.
Robin McKelle: Thu., May 13, 8 p.m., $20. Nighttown.
The Moody Blues: Sat., July 3, 8 p.m., $29.50-$79.50 (LiveNation.com). Nautica Pavilion.
Pearl Jam/Band of Horses: Sun., May 9, 7:30 p.m., $69 (LiveNation.com). Quicken Loans Arena.
Radio Moscow/NAAM/Suede Brothers: Sun., April 18, 8:30 p.m., Ballroom, $10. Beachland.
REO Speedwagon/Pat Benatar: Sat., Aug. 21. Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City Saturday.
She & Him: Thu., June 10, 8 p.m., $22 ADV/$24 DOS. House of Blues.
Sugarland/Luke Bryan/Danny Gokey: Tickets via LiveNation.com and www.megaticket.com., Sat., June 5, 7:30 p.m., $26-$49.75/four-pack of lawn seats $79. Blossom Music Center.
Donna Summer: Fri., May 28. State Theatre, PlayhouseSqaure Center.
Mick Taylor: Sat., May 8, 8 p.m. The Kent Stage.
Tortoise: Mon., June 21, 9 p.m., $15. Grog Shop.