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Upcoming concerts and shows

Anglican Singers hosting auditions

The Anglican Singers are accepting auditions for the 2016-17 season.

The Sergio Franchi Memorial Concert showcases talented singers

When talking about organizing the ever-impressive, ever-grand annual Sergio Franchi Memorial Concert, Eva Franchi laughs and says, "I need my head examined. After 22 years, we are still at it."If this is a big event to coordinate, though, it's just as big an occasion for its devoted fans.

Miranda Lambert isn’t afraid to put it all out there

It has been two years since country star Miranda Lambert’s last album, “Platinum,” and a year since she announced her very public split with Blake Shelton.

Mystic art festival winners announced

The 59th Annual Mystic Outdoor Art Festival and the Greater Mystic Chamber of Commerce recently announced the winning artists from this year’s festival.

Icons Black Sabbath bid adieu Saturday in Mohegan Sun

Pioneer metallurgists Black Sabbath, who, in their 48th year, on what probably really is their farewell tour, play Saturday in the Mohegan Sun Arena.

Monkey68 plays The Day's 'Live Lunch Break' Thursday

Singer-songwriter Vince Tuckwood can seemingly write great pop tunes at will. Strongly influenced by such masters as Neil Finn, Nick Drake and Paul Weller, Tuckwood and his trio Monkey68 coalesce strong verse/chorus melodies, punchy guitar/bass/drums arrangements and a storyteller's gift for...

Classical ensemble performs Saturday in Old Saybrook

The Chestnut Hill Concert Series concludes its 2016 season with a program of Beethoven, Schumann and Prokofiev.

Motion Radio, Outer Stylie play Saturday at Strange Brew Pub

Two distinct but intelligent and energized rock bands will share a bill Saturday in Norwich. Locals Motion Radio present post-millennial sounds while Outer Stylie, from Western Mass., share psych-prog inventions.

Hockey rockers hit New London for a Saturday show at 33 Golden Street.

New Haven rock band The Zambonis have an extensive repertoire of original material - and every song is about hockey.

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The truth behind the lies

By our third year of medical school, we’d all been lied to by our patients.

Rick’s List: Welcome, tourists! edition

Bitter codger reflects on self-absorption of visitors.

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Upcoming concerts and shows

Kevin Hart, Sarah Silverman, Dave Attell, Margaret Cho — Oct. 14 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 19; $90, $110

Fergie — Oct. 15 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 20; $69, $89

ZZ Top — Sept. 2 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 19; $35-$50

Goo Goo Dolls — Nov. 20 at Foxwoods' Grand Theater; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 19; $29-$49

Air Supply — Oct. 27 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 19; $20

Lynyrd Skynyrd — Oct. 16 at Mohegan Sun Arena; tickets on sale at 10 a.m. Aug. 19; $20

Good Charlotte — Nov. 11 at Lupo's, Providence; tickets on sale now; $28.50-$34.50