It's a Dark New Day show at 9 p.m. at The Cellar, 162 Bridge Street, Struthers. (330) 750-0199. This up-and-coming troupe may not be playing clubs much longer.
For those in a charitable mood, check out The Youngstown Area Community Concert Band, performing at 7 p.m. for Relay For Life, New Middletown High School, New Middletown.
Jazz joins classical as George Benson takes the stage with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Lucas Richman, conductor, at 8 p.m. in Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh. (412) 392-4900 or www.pittsburghsymphony.org.
You can get your taste of the famous when Kem, "American Idol's" Fantasia and Rahsaan Patterson, invade the Palace Theatre, Cleveland. (216) 241-6000 or www.playhousesquare.com. Showtime, 7:30 p.m.
What's cooler than vintage cars? Not much. Copeland Classic Cars (pre-1981), 12-3, 800 S. 15th St., Sebring. In case of rain the event will be cancelled. (330) 938-1091. k
Ready for some racket? Check out the End Of Silence Tour, with MG The Misionary, & amp; Noetic, at The Hangout, 216 W. Plum St., Edinboro, Pa.
It's also time for the Third Annual Summer Solstice Art and Wine Festival, running 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Sarah's Vineyard, Cuyahoga Valley National Park, 1204 W. Steels Corners Road.
Or you can head out to the Butler Rodeo, 6 p.m., Butler Farm Show Grounds, Route 68, 3 miles west of Butler, Pa. (724) 865-9337.
The barefoot diva, Deana Carter, is scheduled for a show at 7 p.m. in House of Blues, 308 Euclid Ave., Cleveland. (216) 523-2583 or www.hob.com. She brings a charm and warmth not found in a lot of current country.
If you missed these guys on their home turf, The Hern Brothers will be playing at 9 p.m. at the Beer Barrel Saloon, Put-In-Bay. www.beerbarrelpib.com.
Not just for dad, the Annual Father's Day Antique Car Show, runs 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at State St., Hermitage, Pa. (330) 534-4188.
On Wednesday, you can catch Jonathan Richman featuring Tommy Larkins (drummer) at 9 p.m. in The Lime Spider, 207 South Main Street., Akron. www.thelimespider.com. Richman was one of the early proponents of punk/pop music. It ought to be a fun time.
Also Wednesday, three spectacular musicians join for Trio. Stanley Clarke (bass), Bela Fleck (banjo), Jean-Luc Ponty (violin) will perform at 8 p.m. in Evans Amphitheater, Cain Park, Lee & amp; Superior, Cleveland. (216) 371-3000.
j Sit back and enjoy A Night of Great Sax with Najee, Marion Meadows and Walter Beasley, 7 p.m. June 24 at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, One Key Plaza, Cleveland. Ticketmaster (216) 241-5555 or www.rockhall.com.
More smooth music comes from Michael Feinstein, 8 p.m. June 25 at Allen Theatre, Playhouse Square Center, Cleveland. (800) 766-6048 or www.playhousesquare.com.
Talk about hot tickets! Jimmy Buffet, 6 p.m. June 26, was sold out in minutes. The show's at PNC Park, Pittsburgh. Tickets.com or (877) 848-4099.
Music returns to B & amp;B Backstage June 29. Catch The Doobie Brothers with The Dan Lawson Band. B & amp;B Backstage, 1247 Boardman-Poland Rd., Youngstown. (330) 758-1557.
On June 30, Ian McLagan and the Bump Band play at 8 p.m. at Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland. (216) 383-1124. McLagan, one of the original Small Faces (later Faces) has played keyboards on many of the best-known recordings of all time. Plus, he's been on tour or played with everybody from the Rolling Stones to Bonnie Raitt.
Tom Petty & amp; the Heartbreakers w/The Black Crowes will be at Blossom Music Center at 7 p.m. June 30. 1145 W. Steels Corners, Cuyahoga Falls. (330)920-8040 or www.hob.com/blossom.
For your fifth of July celebration, may we offer John Mellencamp with special guest John Fogerty, 7, Post-Gazette Pavilion, Routes 18 and 22, Burgettstown, Pa. Ticketmasters. You can't get much more American than their music.