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7 Nights Out

1: Train

San Francisco-based rock band brings “The Picasso at the Wheel Summer Tour 2015” to central Washington with special guests The Fray and Matt Nathanson.

When: 7 p.m. Saturday

Where: Gorge Amphitheatre, 754 Silica Road NW, George, Washington

Cost: $20-$215, through Ticketmaster


2: Theory of a Deadman

Canadian rockers hit Spokane during their “Summer Savages” tour.

When: 8 p.m. Sunday

Where: Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $20 advance, through Ticketweb, or $25 day of show

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3: ‘Assassins’

This controversial musical transcends time as infamous assassins justify their actions with wit, humor and a sense of understanding. Everybody’s right to the American Dream juxtaposed with dark motives will alter your perception of history and conspiracies. Contains adult themes and language.

When: Today through Aug. 9; performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m.

Where: The Modern Theater Coeur d’Alene, 1320 E. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene

Cost: $17-$25, through the theater box office or website

Info: (208) 676-7529 or

4: Ana Popovic

Blues guitarist Ana Popovic returns to Spokane for the first time since her 2014 Blues Foundation nomination for best contemporary female blues artist. Joining her will be acclaimed saxophonist Ron Holloway. Local favorites the Sara Brown Band will open the show.

When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $22-$32, through TicketsWest


5: Keb’ Mo’

Three-time Grammy Award winner Keb’ Mo’ presents a solo acoustic concert in support of his latest album, “BLUESAmerica.” He has been making critically acclaimed albums since 1994, when he released his self-titled debut and became a fresh face in the blues/roots genre.

When: 7:30 p.m.Thursday

Where: Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $45-$55, through TicketsWest


6: Jackson Browne

“Running on Empty.” “Doctor My Eyes.” “The Pretender.” The legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, with more than 18 million albums sold, will perform some of his classic hits as part of the Pepsi Outdoor Summer Concerts series. Age 16 and younger must be accompanied by an adult.

When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday

Where: Northern Quest Resort & Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights

Cost: $45-$75, through the casino box office

Info: (509) 481-6700 or

7: 36th Annual Royal Fireworks Concert

A 35-year tradition returns to Riverfront Park. Ballet performance in the Lilac Bowl Meadow at 7 and 8 p.m.; concert begins at 9 p.m., concluding with Handel’s Music for the Royal Fireworks with live choreographed fireworks synchronized to the music.

When: 7 p.m. Sunday

Cost: Free


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