Ohio

Nobodies of Comedy

Jan. 25/TIFFIN – 7:30 p.m. at the Ritz Theatre. You’ve never heard of them…but hey, they’ve never heard of you either! Here’s your chance to see the funniest up-and-coming comedians in America. We’ve hand-picked these comics from the best unknown talent from across the country and rolled them into one hilarious show. They may be a bunch of nobodies…but not for long! Don’t miss this chance to see tomorrow’s stars of comedy today. (Intended for mature audiences only). Featuring comedians Andy Beningo, Grant Lyon, Chad Thornsberry, Spencer James. Tickets are $10-25.

Josh Turner

Jan. 29/WARREN – 8 p.m. at Packard Music Hall. Tickets are available on Ticketmaster and start at $42. With guest star Emma Borders.  “Long Black Train”, was his breakthrough single release. His second album, Your Man (2006) accounted for his first two number-one hits: “Your Man” and “Would You Go with Me”, while 2007’s Everything Is Fine included a No. 2 in “Firecracker”. Haywire, released in 2010, produced his biggest hit, the four week No. 1 “Why Don’t We Just Dance” and another number one in “All Over Me”. It was followed by Punching Bag (2012), whose lead-off single “Time Is Love” was the biggest country hit of 2012

Sammy Kershaw, Collin Raye, and Aaron Tippin

Feb. 1/SANDUSKY – 7 p.m. at the Sandusky State Theatre. with the “Roots & Boots Tour.” It’s one night, one band, with all three on stage together. Three of the voices that defined 90s country music join forces in the Roots & Boots tour. Combined, the trio has amassed more than 40 Top 10 radio smash hits and sold more than 25 million albums. Don’t miss these iconic country artists as they come together to swap stories and perform their classic songs all on one stage. Tickets start at $34. >MORE

Tommy James & the Shondells

Feb. 14/MARION – 7:30 p.m. at the Palace Theatre. You Don’t Need A Valentine To Love This Epic Concert Event, Crystal Blue Persuasion,” “Crimson & Clover,” “Mony Mony,” “I Think We’re Alone Now,” “Draggin’ The Line,” “Hanky Panky,” “Sweet Cherry Wine,” “Three Times In Love,” and “Mirage” are just a few of the many hits TOMMY JAMES AND THE SHONDELLS have recorded. In all, the group has earned 23 Gold Records, 9 Platinum Albums, 32 Billboard Hot 100 chart hits, and over 100 million records sold worldwide. Tickets start at $40. >MORE

Bill Engvall

Feb. 28/AKRON – 7:30 p.m. at the Akron Civic Theatre. Tickets start at $39 each and are available on Ticketmaster. One of the Blue Collar comedians, Bill is highly known for his “Here’s Your Sign” comments. His In 2013, in 1996, Engvall released the first of a series of highly successful comedy albums, Here’s Your Sign, based on his signature stage bit. The album was certified Platinum and peaked at #5 on the Billboard Country album chart, Engvall was announced as a contestant on the 17th season of Dancing with the Stars paired with professional dancer Emma Slater. The couple ended in 4th place.