Gin Blossoms, The Wailers to play on Long Island

The Gin Blossoms bring acoustic pop and rock The Gin Blossoms bring acoustic pop and rock to The Paramount in Huntington on Jan. 18, 2013. Photo Credit: Handout

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Gin Blossoms

A jangle from the past, with L.I.'s Patent Pending

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WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Jan. 18, the Paramount, Huntington

INFO $25-$50; 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

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Brandon Reilly

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He of Nightmare of You

WHEN | WHERE 5 p.m. Jan. 19, Revolution, 140 Merrick Rd., Amityville

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INFO $12; 631-264-7712, clubloaded.com

Bill Bourne and Catherine MacLellan

Folk from Canada.

WHEN | WHERE 2 p.m. Jan. 20, University Cafe, Stony Brook University

INFO $20 until Wednesday, $25 at door; 631-632-1093, shopsbu.com

The Wailers

Warm up with some reggae, mon.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Jan. 20, the Paramount, Huntington

INFO $22.50-$45; 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

HOT TIX

The Waterboys

WHEN | WHERE March 20, Town Hall, Manhattan

INFO $35-$50; 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

Alicia Keys

WHEN | WHERE April 5, Barclays Center, Brooklyn

INFO $49.50-$125, beginning noon, Jan. 18, via 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

Leonard Cohen

WHEN | WHERE April 6, Radio City Music Hall

INFO $69.50-$250, beginning 9 a.m. Friday via 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

NYC SOUNDS

Tuesday

Lynyrd Skynyrd "Free Bird": one of the most requested tunes ever

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m., Beacon Theatre, 2124 Broadway

INFO $46-$70.50; 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

Jan. 18

Mission of Burma "Academy Fight Song": one of the actual best tunes ever

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m., Bowery Ballroom, 6 Delancey St.

INFO $20; 800-745-3000, ticketmaster.com

IN STORES

* Yo La Tengo's "Fade" (Matador)

* Patti LuPone's "Far Away Places: Live at 54 Below" (Broadway)

* Christopher Owens' "Lysandre" (Fat Possum)

* Sean Lennon's "Alter Egos" (Chimera)

* "West of Memphis: Voices for Justice" compilation (Sony Legacy)

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