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Railroad Earth, Balance and Composure Among Recently Announced Concerts

Railroad Earth ($29.50-$40) plays College Street Music Hall in New Haven on Oct. 29 at 8 p.m., followed by Balance and Composure ($20) on Nov. 16 at 8 p.m., with Foxing and Mercury Girls opening. collegestreetmusichall.com.

Toad's Place in New Haven hosts rapper Lil Yachty ($25-$30) on Sept. 5 at 9 p.m., followed by Shy Glizzy ($22-$25) on Sept. 7 at 8 p.m.; and Danny Brown ($22-$25) on Sept.

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Bruno Mars, Schoolboy Q Among Recently Announced Concerts

Bruno Mars performs at Mohegan Sun Arena on Friday, Oct. 7 at 7:30 p.m. as a part of the casino's massive 20th birthday celebration. Tickets range from $79 to $299. Also performing during the multi-week bash, Megadeth takes the arena stage on Oct. 13 with Amon Amarth, Suicidal Tendencies, Metal Church and Havok also on the bill. Tickets are $35 and go on sale July 29 at 10 a.m. ticketmaster.com.

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KISS, Loretta Lynn Among Recently Announced Concerts

The fall will be filled with leather, face paint, pyrotechnics and iconic anthems when KISS brings its "Freedom To Rock" tour to Mohegan Sun Arena on Oct 29. No word on ticket sales yet. mohegansun.com.

Even more legendary than KISS, if that's possible, country giant Loretta Lynn ($110-$155) plays Ridgefield Playhouse in Ridgefield on Aug. 22 at 8 p.m. ridgefieldplayhouse.com.

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Gary Clark Jr., Blitzen Trapper Among Recently Announced Concerts

Gary Clark Jr. plays the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford on Sept. 1 at 8 p.m. Tickets ($32.50) go on sale beginning on Friday, July 8, at 10 a.m. ticketmaster.com.

Blitzen Trapper ($20-$22) performs at the Ballroom at the Outer Space in Hamden on Sept. 28, with Kacy & Clayton opening. Manicproductions.org.

Jonathan Edwards ($39-$54) returns to Infinity Hall in Hartford on Nov.

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Lucy Dacus, Best Coast Among Recently Announced Concerts

Lucy Dacus ($12) plays the Ballroom at the Outer Space in Hamden on July 21 at 8:30 p.m., followed by Best Coast ($25) on Aug. 9 at 8 p.m. manicproductions.org.

Infinity Hall in Hartford hosts Glenn Tilbrook of Squeeze ($34-$49) on Aug. 20, followed by British blues legend John Mayall ($49-$64) on Sept. 10 and Graham Nash ($69-$99) on Oct. 8.

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Fitz & The Tantrums, St. Lucia Among Recently Announced Concerts

Fitz & the Tantrums ($25) play the Dome on Nov. 11 at 8 p.m. Tickets ($25) go on sale beginning on June 24 at 10 a.m. Yellow Claw ($30) heads to the Dome at Oakdale in Wallingford on July 29 at 7 p.m.; tickets are already on sale. ticketmaster.com.

Prophets of Rage's Aug. 23 show at the Xfinity Theatre in Hartford has been moved to Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville on Aug. 28.

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