An update on the concert scene: newly announced shows and ticket availability. For ticket information and purchase, call Ticketmaster at 410-547-SEAT except as noted.
The Derek Trucks Band will perform at the Rams Head Tavern in Annapolis Jan. 10-11. Call 410-268-4545.
Emmet Swimming plays the 9:30 Club in Washington on Jan. 8. Call 800-955-5566.
Comedian George Carlin performs at the Warner Theatre in Washington on Jan 29.
B.B. King plays Rams Head Live in Baltimore on Jan. 4. Call 410-727-5151.
Duran Duran performs at the Patriot Center in Fairfax, Va., on April 8. Tickets go on sale Saturday at 10 a.m.
NRBQ performs at Wolf Trap in Vienna, Va., on Jan. 13. Call 410-481-6500 or 800-955-5566
The Clarks at the Birchmere in Alexandria, Va., on Dec. 18. 703-549-7500.
Colouring Lesson at Fletcher's on Dec. 18.
Can't Hang at the Funk Box on Dec. 23.
The Wailers at the Recher Theatre in Towson on Dec. 27.
Livingston Taylor at the Avalon Theatre in Easton on Jan. 15.
B.B. King, Bobby "Blue" Bland and Clarence Carter at Constitution Hall in Washington on Jan. 16.