Wiz Khalifa, George Clinton Lead this Week's New Show Announcements

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Wiz Khalifa mugging with local rapper Yung Ro in March 2011. - SARAH RUSNAK
  • Sarah Rusnak
  • Wiz Khalifa mugging with local rapper Yung Ro in March 2011.

Light week for announcements while venues finalize their summer schedules, but there are some gems here: Super Jam 4 will blow through Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on June 12--it's the first St. Louis date for Wiz Khalifa (though the Black and Yellow rapper was here in March for a Hot 104.1 meet n' greet), and he's joined by Ludacris, Waka Flocka Flame and Travis Porter, the asshole/genius responsible for branding our grey matter with "Make it Rain." George Clinton bring his funky ways and covetable dreads to the Ambassador with Parliament Funkadelic. And the dolls from Those Darlins never make us wait too long for their return (they played the Pageant in February with Old 97's); they're back at Off Broadway September 16.

Ambassador George Clinton, Parliament Funkadelic, July 17

Blueberry Hill Peter Mayer Group, July 29

Chaifetz Arena R. Kelly, June 17

Cicero's The Ettes, June 11

The Firebird Company of Thieves, June 22 Cutthroat Shamrock, June 17 The Get Up Kids, July 15 Mac Lethal, June 26 Parachute, June 20 Swingin' Utters, June 24

Off Broadway Band of Heathens, July 27 Those Darlins, September 16

The Pageant Toad the Wet Sprocket, June 27 Queensryche, August 16

Pop's Thursday, June 12

Scottrade Center American Idols Live!, July 31

Sheldon Concert Hall Paula Poundstone, November 12

Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Super Jam 4: Ludacris, Wiz Khalifa, Waka Flocka Flame, Travis Porter, June 12

Vintage Vinyl Title Tracks, May 8

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