An update on the concert scene: newly announced shows and ticket availability. For ticket information and purchase, call Ticketmaster at 410-547-SEAT unless otherwise noted.
The Baltimore Blues Society presents the annual Alonzo's Memorial Picnic, starring Candye Kane, on the grounds of the American Legion, 1331 Seling Ave. in Rosedale, on Sept. 4. Call 410-744-2291.
Jethro Tull performs at Constitution Hall in Washington on Oct. 13.
Annual "Hot August Blues Festival," featuring Walter "Wolfman" Washington and the Roadmasters, Shemekia Copeland, Chubby Carrier and the Bayou Swamp Band, Anthony Gomes, and the Kelly Bell Band at Oregon Ridge Park in Cockeysville on Aug. 20. 877-321-FEST.
Tori Amos, Imogen Heap, and the Ditty Bops at Pier Six Concert Pavilion on Aug. 24.
Gerald Levert at the Lyric Opera on Aug. 27.
Air Supply at Rams Head Live in Baltimore on Aug. 28. 410-244-1131.
Alan Jackson at Nissan Pavilion on Sept. 9.
Concert for Cystic Fibrosis, starring Brad Paisley at 1st Mariner Arena on Sept. 10. Sponsored by the M.U.S.E. Foundation.