Jesse Cook

Has flamenco guitar, will travel.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Wednesday, YMCA Boulton Center, Bay Shore

INFO $45; 631-969-1101,


The English Beat

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I confess, I confess: I still miss Ranking Roger.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Thursday, the Paramount, Huntington

INFO $22.50-$45; 800-745-3000,


The Elvis Show

A tribute for a king... and this is a benefit for Rock Can Roll, so bring a nonperishable food item.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Jan. 26, YMCA Boulton Center

INFO $20


Super Diamond

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Get your Neil Diamond on, kiddos.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Jan. 26, NYCB Theatre at Westbury

INFO $29.50; 800-745-3000,


Hot Water Music

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Punk rock from the land (sort of) of Tom Petty.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Jan. 27, the Paramount, Huntington

INFO $25-$35; 800-745-3000,



George Clinton

WHEN | WHERE Feb. 10, The Emporium, Patchogue

INFO $25 advance, $30 day of; 631-627-8787,


Circa Survive & Minus the Bear

WHEN | WHERE March 19, the Paramount, Huntington

INFO $25-$35; 800-745-3000,



WHEN | WHERE April 21, Nassau Coliseum

INFO $37.50-$60; 800-745-3000,




Ellie Goulding The English singer-songwriter brightened things up with her debut album "Lights."

WHEN | WHERE 7 p.m., Terminal 5, 610 W. 56th St.

INFO $35; 800-745-3000,


Jan. 28

Tegan and Sara The sisters' "Heartthrob" is out Jan. 29, and their cover of Stones' "Fool to Cry" is on the "Girls" soundtrack.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m., Beacon Theatre, 2124 Broadway (also Jan. 29)

INFO $39.50-$75; 800-745-3000,



* The "12-12-12: The Concert for Sandy Relief" compilation (Columbia)

* Billy Joel's "She's Got a Way: Love Songs" (Sony Legacy)

* Bad Religion's "True North" (Epitaph)

* Gary Allan's "Set You Free" (MCA Nashville)

* Ra Ra Riot's "Beta Love" (Barsuk)

* Adam Ant's "Adam Ant Is The BlueBlack Hussar Marrying The Gunner's Daughter" (BlueBlack Hussar)