March 24 at Holland Performing Arts Center, 1200 Douglas St.
For three decades, Grammy-nominated pianist David Benoit has reigned supreme as one of the founding fathers of contemporary jazz. He’s conducted world-renowned orchestras and delighted audiences around the world. 8 p.m. Tickets: $45. 402-345-0606
David Nance with D’Shawn Cunningham Meet and Greet
March 24 at Brothers Lounge, 3812 Farnam St.
Mix a little political activism with some great live music and the best Moscow mules in Omaha at Brothers. Come meet District 3 City Council Candidate D’Shawn Cunningham and listen to music from the much-buzzed-about punk-rocker David Nance. The City Council primary is April 4, and Cunningham promises to be a councilmember who will “fight for working-class people.”
April 1 at The Waiting Room Lounge, 6212 Maple St.
Grammy-nominated artist Vanessa Carlton is widely known for her single “A Thousand Miles.” Her soulful pop-rock records have earned her multiple spots on the Billboard charts. 8 p.m. Tickets: $25. 402-884-5353
Spafford with Mungion
April 4 at Reverb Lounge, 6121 Military Ave.
Their shows are one of a kind, mixing their music and incorporating light and dance for a unique experience. 9 p.m. Tickets: $8 advanced, $10 day of show. 402-884-5707
Minus the Bear with Beach Slang and Bayonne
April 5 at Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St.
With a 15-year career, Minus the Bear is touring to promote the band’s sixth and latest album, VOIDS. Tickets: $25. 402-345-7569
April 7 at Slowdown, 729 N. 14th St.
Known for delighting audiences, the dynamic comedian has earned critical acclaim and lots of laughs in his television and stand-up career. Doors: 8 p.m. Tickets: $14-$16. 402-345-7569
Parachute with Kris Allen
April 11 at The Waiting Room Lounge, 6212 Maple St.
They have toured with the likes of Kelly Clarkson and Gavin DeGraw. They are back in Omaha with their latest album Wide Awake. 8 p.m. Tickets: $25. 402-884-5353
Neil Diamond: The 50-Year Anniversary World Tour
April 14 at CenturyLink Center, 455 N. 10th St.
The American singer-songwriter and one of the world’s best selling artists of all time invites fans to sing along to all the hits as he celebrates his prolific career. 8 p.m. Tickets: $33. 402-341-1500
The Beach Boys and The Temptations: Surf and Soul Tour
April 26 at Baxter Arena, 2425 S. 67th St.
Two of the most influential American music groups will delight audiences with classic rock and soul hits that helped shape music worldwide. 7 p.m. Tickets: $38-$150. 402-554-6200
Anthrax and Killswitch Engage with The Devil Wears Prada
April 29 at Sokol Auditorium, 2234 S. 13th St.
Anthrax and Killswitch Engage are notable heavy metal groups, coming to perform a show of a lifetime. 7 p.m. Tickets: $34. 402-346-9802.