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Local Live: 5 great concerts to see on LI this week

Elton John brings his Farewell Yellow Brick Road"

Elton John brings his Farewell Yellow Brick Road" tour to the Coliseum. Credit: Invision/Owen Sweeney

Long Island has such a wide variety of concerts available it can get tough to decide. Here’s a look at five of this week’s must-see shows:

Patty Larkin

The singer-songwriter may offer a preview of her upcoming “Still Green” album.

WHEN | WHERE 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6, The Congregational Church of Huntington, 30 Washington Dr., Centerport

INFO $30; 631-425-2925,

Jimmy Webb

Phoenix, Wichita, Galveston, MacArthur Park, and now Roslyn.

WHEN | WHERE 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7, My Father’s Place at The Roslyn Hotel, 1221 Old Northern Blvd., Roslyn

INFO $50; 516-625-6700,

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Elton John

The “Farewell Yellow Brick Road” tour finally touches down in the area.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, NYCB Live’s Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale

INFO $58-$248; 516-231-4848,


Sweet child o’ mine, Slash is now “Living the Dream” with his own band.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9, The Paramount, Huntington
INFO $43.50-$79.50; 800-745-3000,

Carl Palmer

The surviving member of Emerson, Lake & Palmer carries on with the “ELP Legacy” tour.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, Bay Shore

INFO $75; 631-969-1101, 

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