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Posted at 7:52 PM ET, 02/ 9/2011

Hot Tickets: Jeff Beck, Yes, New Kids on the Block

By Brandon Weigel

Guitar god Jeff Beck pays tribute to Les Paul on March 24. (Courtesy of Wolf Trap).

To honor what would have been the 95th birthday of Les Paul, guitar virtuoso Jeff Beck -- backed by the Imelda May Band -- put on a show last summer in New York's Iridium Jazz Club, where Paul played every week for the last 14 years of his life. That performance of Paul's music was filmed, and the resulting movie -- on DVD and BluRay -- will be released Feb. 22. But if you hold out until March 24, you can see Beck and the Imelda May Band perform Paul's songs for yourself at the 9:30 Club as part of "Jeff Beck's Rock and Roll Party." Tickets go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. through Ticketfly and cost $55.

Tickets go on sale Thursday at 10 a.m. through Ticketfly for the following shows at the 9:30 Club:
"Jeff Beck's Rock and Roll Party" March 24 ($55).
The Mountain Goats March 25 ($22.50).
Cold War Kids and Baths March 26 ($25).
Rise Against, Bad Religion and Four Year Strong April 26 ($39.50).

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Live Nation for Yes, April 4 at the Warner Theatre ($39.50-$69.50).

Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for the following:
Ralphie May April 9 at Lisner Auditorium ($29.50).
Trans-Siberian Orchestra April 15 at 1st Mariner Arena ($37-$57).
New Kids on the Block and Backstreet Boys May 29 at 1st Mariner Arena ($49.50-$89.50).

Tickets go on sale Friday at noon through Ticketmaster for the following shows at the Birchmere:
Junior Brown April 9 ($25).
Livingston Taylor and Buskin & Batteau April 14 ($29.50).
Nanci Griffith April 19-20 ($39.50).
Bell'aria May 3 ($35).
"Old Time Banjo Festival" July 16 ($29.50).
"Jazz Attack!" July 21 ($49.50).
Rare Earth July 30 ($29.50).

Tickets go on sale Sunday at 10 a.m. through Ticketmaster for "Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey: Barnum's Funundrum!" March 24-27 at Verizon Center ($7-$110). March 30-April 10 at 1st Mariner Arena ($14-$75).

By Brandon Weigel  | February 9, 2011; 7:52 PM ET
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