The legendary comedy troupe known as Second City is on the road. Over the years Second City has given us comedic greats like John Belushi, Dan Aykroyd, Stephen Colbert, Tina Fey, Steve Carell and Chris Farley. The “Second City Touring Company” currently has dates through March 29 and cities include Minneapolis, Waco, Pittsburgh, Helena and the Wyoming megalopolis of Pinedale.

You’ve seen his name on countless electric guitars and you can see the man in person as Les Paul does a string of dates, including New Year’s Eve, at New York’s Iridium Jazz Club.

We have more new dates for the Keith Urban / Carrie Underwood tour. Latest postings include shows in Los Angeles, Bossier City, LA, and North Charleston, SC.

Andre Rieu plays Australia in November; Look, for Clumsy Lovers in the Pacific Northwest during February; Jason Ricci & New Blood play PA, KY, MI, OH and MS during January / February and Juanes schedule performances in Duluth, Miami and Los Angeles for April / March of next year.

Wilco books a residency in Chicago during February; Steven Curtis Chapman adds GA, TX and NM to his 2008 plans; look for Melissa Ferrick to play gigs in MA and VT next year; Foo Fighters add Binghamton, NY and Inglewood, CA, and Diana Ross plays Sinatra Theatre in Sunrise, FL, next March.

During the first 90 minutes of biz we also updated the schedules for Freddie Hubbard & The New Jazz Composers, Curtis Fuller, David “Fathead” Newman, Atlas Sound, Amp Fiddler, Guitar Shorty, Maura O’Connell, The Blind Boys Of Alabama, The Bravery and The Moshav Band.

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