Upcoming concerts: Connick, Kid Rock, Muse
A new round of just announced upcoming concerts run the gamut of musical styles.
• Harry Connick Jr., the pianist, vocalist, band leader, composer and actor, performs at 8 p.m. June 27 at Heinz Hall, Downtown. Tickets, $49.50 to $125, go on sale at 10 a.m. April 12. Details: 412-392-4900 or www.pittsburghsymphony.org
• Kid Rock will bring his “$20 Best Night Ever” tour to First Niagara Pavilion, Burgettstown, on Sept. 7. Tickets for all of the stops on the country-rock artist's summer tour are $20. In the Pittsburgh area, he'll be accompanied by ZZ Top and Uncle Kracker. Kid Rock, who is touring in support of his 10th album, “Rebel Soul,” is reserving the first two rows of every show as free upgrades for fans who will be selected at random. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. April 12. Paperless tickets are being used where possible to further help reduce scalping. Details: 800-745-3000 or www.livenation.com
• Pop band Muse will be at Consol Energy Center on Sept. 8, with opening act Cage the Elephant. Tickets for the 7:30 p.m. show are $33.25 to $56.75 and go on sale at 10 a.m. April 12. Details: 800-745-3000 or www.consolenergycenter.com