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

L.I.-raised rapper-singer Everlast is performing at the Paramount

L.I.-raised rapper-singer Everlast is performing at the Paramount in Huntington. Credit: Estevan Oriol

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:

The Monkees featuring Mike Nesmith and Micky Dolenz

Daydream believers, unite. And also raise a glass to the late Peter Tork.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Friday, March 8, The Paramount, Huntington
INFO $69.50-$125; 800-745-3000,

Marshall Crenshaw & The Bottle Rockets

Someday, someway, it’s a double bill of great songwiters.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 8-9, My Father’s Place at The Roslyn Hotel, Roslyn

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INFO $50; 516-413-3535,


“Sink into the Underground” with the Pennsylvania rockers.

WHEN | WHERE 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, Revolution Bar & Music Hall, Amityville

INFO $20; 877-987-6487,

His Dream of Lions

Wonder no more what My Chemical Romance would sound like doing Queen.

WHEN | WHERE 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, Amityville Music Hall, Amityville

INFO $10; 866-468-3399,


The Valley Stream native brings it all together for “Whitey Ford’s House of Pain.”

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Thursday, March 14, The Paramount, Huntington
INFO $24.50-$64.50; 800-745-3000,

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