Ben Folds Five, God Lives Underwater...

Ben Folds Five: The piano-rock trio continues its tour in support

of Whatever and Ever Amen, spending its spring playing festival

shows.

Ben Folds Five Tour Dates:

Apr. 26; Charlotte, N.C., Central Cityfest

Apr. 29; Durham, N.C., Duke University

May 1; Knoxville, Tenn., World's Fair Park

May 2; Nashville, Tenn., River Festival

May 3; Memphis, Tenn., Beale St. Music Festival

May 4; Auburn, Ala., Bibb-Graves Hall

May 5; New Orleans, La., House of Blues

May 8; Las Vegas, Nev., Joint

May 9; Hollywood, Calif., Palladium

May 10; San Jose, Calif., San Jose St. University

May 11; San Diego, Calif., 4th & B

Jun. 5; Foxboro, Mass., Foxboro Stadium

Jun. 7; East Rutherford, N.J., Giants Stadium

God Lives Underwater: Hailed by many as the next wave of

psychedelia, this electronic pop outfit will spend most of its spring

tour playing radio festival shows.

God Lives Underwater Tour Dates:

Apr. 9; New York, N.Y., Irving Plaza

Apr. 10; Norwalk, Conn., Globe Theatre

Apr. 11; Old Bridge, N.J., Birch Hill

Apr. 21; Santa Ana, Calif., Galaxy Theatre

Apr. 22; San Jose, Calif., Cactus Club

Apr. 24; Seattle, Wash., RKCNDY

Apr. 25; Mt. Hood, Ore., Mt. Hood Meadows

Apr. 28; San Francisco, Calif., Great American Music Hall

Apr. 29; West Hollywood, Calif., Roxy

May 2; Atlanta, Ga., Music Midtown Festival

May 3; Nashville, Tenn., To Be Announced

May 8; Wichita, Kan., Kansas Colliseum

May 9; Tulsa, Okla., Edge of Summer Bush

May 10; Oklahoma City, Okla., Frontier City

May 16; Washington, D.C., RFK Stadium

May 17; Arlington, Texas, Arlington Ballpark

May 19; New Orleans, La., House of Blues

May 22; Milwaukee, Wis., To Be Announced

May 24; St. Louis, Mo., Point Fest

May 25; Pittsburgh, Pa., To Be Announced

May 26; Cleveland, Ohio., Agora Theatre

May 29; Philadelphia, Pa., To Be Announced

May 31; Boston, Mass., River Rave

Flaming Lips Experiment: Not so much a concert by the

psychedelic popsters as it is an experience. Make sure that you're one of

the people controlling a boombox.

Flaming Lips Experiment Tour Dates:

May 14; Chapman, Ill., Blind Pig

May 15; St. Louis, Mo., Blueberry Hill

May 17; Chicago, Ill., Metro

May 18; Ames, Iowa, Iowa State University

May 20; Minneapolis, Minn., First Avenue

May 21; Columbia, Mo., Blue Note

May 22; Lawrence, Kan., Bottleneck

Gary Numan: The synth-pop new-wave legend is back, touring in

support of Exile, his latest.

Gary Numan Tour Dates:

May 1; Philadelphia, Pa., Theatre of Living Arts

May 2; New York, N.Y., Irving Plaza

May 3; Cambridge, Mass., Middle East Club

May 4; Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club

May 7; Toronto, Ont., Lee's Place

May 8; Cleveland, Ohio, Odeon Concert Club

May 10; Pontiac, Mich., 7th House

May 11; Chicago, Ill., Metro

May 14; Vancouver, B.C., Starfish Room

May 15; Seattle, Wash., Fenix

May 17; San Francisco, Calif., Fillmore

May 19; Hollywood, Calif., Palace