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Nightlife

The Nielsen Trust

SATURDAY , DECEMBER 4 @ 8 PM Q CASINO Q SHOWROOM ( 1855 GREYHOUND PARK RD ) Rick , Daxx , and Miles Nielsen and Kelly Steward join together to form The Nielsen Trust . The family is set to rock out with an evening of songs and stories from the uniquely colorful world of growing up as Nielsens . Experience the show for yourself at the Q Casino ’ s Q Showroom on Saturday , Dec . 4 at 8 p . m .
The Nielsens are a pretty talented family . Of course , there ’ s Rick , the legendary guitar player from Rock n Roll Hall of Fame band Cheap Trick . His son Daxx plays drums for Cheap Trick too . Another one of his sons , Miles , has his own successful project , Miles Nielsen and The Rusted Hearts . Miles ’ wife , Kelly Steward , has her career as a singer and
songwriter . Miles and Kelly also have their own project tiled Weep & Willow .
The goal , Miles says , is to play a dozen shows a year , accentuate the rock side (“ dynamic and delicate ”) more than he normally does , and give the family legend a chance to play in a band that he doesn ’ t have to lead .
Tickets are $ 15 and can be purchased online at QCasinoAndHotel . com or at Guest Services inside Q Casino . Show will be standing room only . Must be 21 to attend . •

Postmodern Jukebox

THE GRAND REOPENING TOUR WEDNESDAY , DECEMBER 8 @ 7 PM FIVE FLAGS THEATER ( 405 MAIN ST ) Postmodern Jukebox , the wildly popular vocal collective founded by Scott Bradlee , returns to the Five Flags Theater on Wednesday , Dec . 8 at 7 p . m .
The time-twisting musical collective known for putting “ pop music in a time machine ,” are set to make the ‘ 20s roar again ! PMJ performs some of modern music ’ s biggest hits in the classic styles of bygone eras .
The Grand Reopening Tour will feature an ensemble of multi-talented singers and musicians bringing Bradlee ’ s generationspanning arrangements alive night after night . The core ensemble is often joined by surprise guests to make each concert unique and unpredictable — making for
one of the most thrilling live music experiences of this and any other time period . Over the past decade , Postmodern Jukebox has grown from a viral phenomenon into a worldwide juggernaut , amassing more than five million subscribers on their YouTube channel , growing from Bradlee ’ s tiny apartment in Astoria , Queens , to a Los Angeles studio befitting the bandleader ’ s increasingly ambitious vision .
Tickets are $ 50 –$ 80 and can be purchased at Ticketmaster . com and Five Flags Center box office . For more information , call 563-589-4254 or visit FiveFlagsCenter . com . •

Ned LeDoux

SUNDAY , DECEMBER 11 @ 8 PM Q CASINO Q SHOWROOM ( 1855 GREYHOUND PARK RD ) Country singer and songwriter Ned LeDoux heads to Q Casion ’ s Q Showroom on Saturday , Dec . 11 at 8 p . m .
LeDoux is well respected for his highenergy live shows that mix his western roots with the rock and roll influences he acquired in his youth . He routinely headlines his own shows as well as earning coveted opening slots for Toby Keith , Aaron Watson and Garth Brooks .
“ We ’ re going to give you a show and leave you wanting more ,” says LeDoux . “ I ’ m always out of breath and soaking wet when we ’ re done , but it ’ s so much fun !”
Tickets are $ 25 and can be purchased online at QCasinoAndHotel . com or at Guest Services inside Q Casino . •
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