Gin Blossoms

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

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

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

 

Brandon Reilly

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He of Nightmare of You

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

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

 

Bill Bourne and Catherine MacLellan

Folk from Canada.

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

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

 

The Wailers

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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

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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)