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Local Live: 5 great concerts to see on LI

Kenny Wayne Shepherd will play The Space at

Kenny Wayne Shepherd will play The Space at Westbury. Credit: Invision/Amy Harris

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

Bush, Stone Temple Pilots and The Cult

"Glycerine," "Vasoline" and a "Love Removal Machine" sounds like a good night.

WHEN | WHERE 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 27, Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh

INFO $20-$99.50; 800-745-3000,


This year’s fest is a hometown gig for the mighty Vanilla Fudge.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Friday, July 27, NYCB Theatre at Westbury

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INFO $39.50-$99.50; 800-745-3000,

Kenny Wayne Shepherd

The bluesman teams up with Beth Hart on this tour.

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Saturday, July 28, The Space at Westbury

INFO $55; 800-745-3000,

Kesha and Macklemore

Kesha keeps making her song “Praying” come true.

WHEN | WHERE 7 p.m. Monday, July 30, Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh

INFO $25.50-$89.50; 800-745-3000,

Mike Peters & The Alarm

Where were you hiding when the storm broke?

WHEN | WHERE 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 2, YMCA Boulton Center for the Performing Arts, Bay Shore

INFO $50; 631-969-1101, 


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