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Phish Returns To Hartford In July

Vermont improv-rock quartet Phish returns to Hartford's Xfinity Theatre for a show on July 9 at 7:30 p.m., according a Live Nation press release and the band's website.

Tickets ($45-$65) go on sale starting Feb. 26  at 10 a.m. through livenation.com or by calling 800-745-3000.

There's also an online ticket request period currently underway at tickets.phish.com, which ends on Feb. 21 at 11:59 p.m.

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Dave Matthews, Brian Wilson Among Recently Announced Concerts

The Dave Matthews Band returns to Hartford's Xfinity Theatre on June 11 at 7 p.m., before taking all of 2017 off. Tickets ($40.50-$85) go on sale beginning on Feb. 19 at 12 p.m. through livenation.com and at 800-745-3000.

Brian Wilson brings his Pet Sounds: 50th Anniversary Tour to the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on Sept. 27 at 8 p.m. Tickets ($35-$125) go on sale beginning on Jan.

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Heart, Joan Jett, Cheap Trick Among Recently Announced Concerts

The stacked bill of the Rock Hall Three For All, featuring Hall of Famers Heart, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and Cheap Trick, arrives at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on July 25 at 6:30 p.m. Tickets ($45-$95) go on sale beginning on Friday, Jan. 22, at 10 a.m. through oakdale.com, livenation.com and 800-745-3000.

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Huey Lewis, Tinashe Among Recently Announced Concerts

Huey Lewis & The News emerges from the 1980s for a show at the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on April 16 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets ($45-$65) go on sale beginning on Jan. 15 at 10 a.m. through livenation.com and at 800-745-3000.

Tinashe's Joyride World Tour ($27-$30) arrives at College Street Music Hall in New Haven on March 11.

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Lucinda Williams, Rakim Among Recently Announced Concerts

Singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams returns to New Haven for a show at College Street Music Hall on March 12 at 8 p.m., with special guests Buick 6. Tickets ($26-$39) go on sale beginning Friday, Jan. 8, at 12 p.m. through collegestreetmusichall.com and at 877-987-6487.

Janet Jackson postponed a scheduled Feb. 27 concert at Hartford's XL Center.

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Dream Theater Among Recently Announced Concerts

Legendary prog-rock band Dream Theater plays the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on April 20 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets ($25-$65) go on sale Jan. 8 at 10 a.m. through livenation.com and oakdale.com.

New Riders of the Purple Sage ($34-$49) head to Infinity Hall in Hartford on April 2.

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