Jude, Big Head Todd & The Monsters

Jude: This singer/songwriter is out supporting his major-label debut, No One Is Really Beautiful, on Madonna's Maverick Records. If the Material Girl likes him, he must be good.

Jude Tour Dates:

Dec. 2; Austin, Texas, Austin Music Hall

Dec. 4; Denver, Colo., Paramount Theatre

Dec. 6; Salt Lake City, Utah, University Of Utah

Dec. 7; Boise, Idaho, Bank Of America Center

Dec. 9; Portland, Ore., Arlene Schnitzer Hall

Dec. 10; Seattle, Wash., Mercer Arena

Dec. 11; Vancouver, B.C., Orpheum Theatre

Dec. 13; Reno, Nev., Reno Hilton

Dec. 14-15; San Francisco, Calif., Warfield

Dec. 18; Los Angeles, Calif., Pantages Theatre

Dec. 31; Chicago, Ill., House Of Blues

Big Head Todd & The Monsters: This Colorado-based college band has a new album, Live Monsters. If you think they sound great on your stereo, you'd better go see the real thing.

Big Head Todd & The Monsters Tour Dates:

Dec. 10; West Hollywood, Calif., House Of Blues

Dec. 11; San Francisco, Calif., Fillmore

Dec. 12; Seattle, Wash., Show Box

Dec. 13; Portland, Ore., Roseland Theater

Dec. 30-31; Denver, Colo., Paramount Theatre

Jan. 2; Vail, Colo., Dobson Arena

Tom Jones: This 60's soul-shouter is out in support of his upcoming album, Legendary Performer. Wine isn't the only thing that gets better with age now, is it?

Tom Jones Tour Dates:

Dec. 29-31; West Hollywood, Calif., House Of Blues

Jan. 16; Dallas, Texas, Adam's Mark Hotel

Jan. 25-26; Elmsford, N.Y., Westchester Broadway Theatre

Jan. 27; Stamford, Conn., Palace Theatre

Jan. 30; Lowell, Mass., Lowell Memorial Aud.

Feb. 9; Las Vegas, Nev., Joint

March 2; Williamsport , Pa., Community Arts Center

March 3; Indiana, Pa., Fisher Auditorium

March 4-6; Clinton Township, Mich., Macomb Center

March 9; Green Bay, Wis., Weidner Center

March 11; Mt. Pleasant, Mich., Soaring Eagle Casino

March 12; Merrillville, Ind., Star Plaza Theatre

March 13; Wilmington, Ohio, Murphy Theatre

March 19-20; Toronto, Ont., Roy Thomson Hall

April 17; Hilton Head, S.C., Westin Resort Hotel

April 23; Toledo, Ohio, Stranahan Theatre

May 15; Laguna Niguel, Calif., Ritz Carlton

Los Lobos: Still touring behind its 1996 release, Colossal Head, this legendary East L.A. band still has a few more stops. Time to brush up on that Spanish, don't you think?

Los Lobos Tour Dates:

Dec. 3; Santa Cruz, Calif., Catalyst

Dec. 4-5; San Francisco, Calif., Fillmore

Dec. 31; Chicago, Ill., Navy Pier

April 29; New Orleans, La., Jazz & Heritage Festival