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Guitarist David Nekolrest SmokGunz will perform Aug. 25 Blue Chip Casino's Rocks Lounge Michigan City.  |  File photo

Guitarist David Nekola and the rest of Smokin Gunz will perform Aug. 25 at Blue Chip Casino's Rocks Lounge in Michigan City. | File photo

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Updated: September 24, 2013 6:02AM



Here is a look at music events.

Suggestions include Smokin Gunz at Blue Chip Casino’s Rocks Lounge in Michigan City.

LAKESHORE LOUNGE

At Majestic Star Casino & Hotel, 1 Buffington Harbor, Gary, where there is live entertainment including local and regional bands every Friday and Saturday

(888) 225-8259, majesticstarcasino.com

♦ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Aug. 23-24

Avain Hightower and Full Circle (velvet tones and a high-energy performance ranging from jazz and pop to rhythm and blues and neo soul)

♦ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Aug. 30

Ricky Rainbow

♦ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Aug. 31-Sept. 1

Keith Jackson & Triple Dose Band (a highly acclaimed Northwest Indiana band that has spanned more than 14 years)

BLUE CHIP CASINO

777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, (219) 879-7711, bluechipcasino.com

♦ Aug. 23 (Rocks Lounge)

Zane’s Way (oldies) at 6 p.m. and Life Is Drama (billed as the Chicago area’s premier cover band) at 10:30 p.m.

♦ Aug. 23-24 (It’s Vegas Baby!)

Killer Flamingos at 10 p.m.

♦ Aug. 24 (Rocks Lounge)

Piano Man at 1:30 p.m., 80’s Enough at 6 p.m. and Pirate Radio at 10:30 p.m.

♦ Aug. 25 (Rocks Lounge)

Cadillac Casanovas at 1 p.m. and Smokin’ Gunz at 6 p.m.

♦ Aug. 29 (Rocks Lounge)

The Chicago Kingsnakes at 8 p.m.

♦ Aug. 30 (Rocks Lounge)

JP and the Cats at 6 p.m. and the HZ Band at 10:30 p.m.

♦ Aug. 30 (It’s Vegas Baby!)

Hello Nuvo at 10 p.m.

♦ 2 p.m. Sept. 1

Rick Saucedo (tribute to Elvis Presley)

♦ 10:30 p.m. Sept. 7

Overdue (party rock hits from the 1980s to current)

MUNSTER HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM

8808 Columbia Ave., Munster, (219) 924-2890 or bhzand@sbcglobal.net

♦ 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9

Hal Linden, jazz musician and legendary star of Broadway and television, presents a program of classic tunes, stories and nostalgia

Single tickets are $25 the night of the performance

Season subscriptions for the Northwest Indiana Concert Association can be ordered at (219) 923-7879 or csmall617@att.net



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