It's time to say Cheese.
String Cheese Incident is heading back to the Bay Area. The Colorado group, a longtime favorite of the jam-band crowd, performs Thursday through Saturday at the Fox Theater in Oakland.
It should a memorable three-night stand for fans of instrumental improvisation and eclectic set lists.
Show times are 8 p.m. and tickets are $49.95, www.ticketmaster.com.
Aerosmith, one of the world's most popular rock bands, is coming to Concord.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame act, which has sold over 150 million records worldwide, performs Aug. 13 at the Concord Pavilion. Guitarist Slash -- also a Hall of Famer, for his work with Guns N' Roses -- opens the show.
Tickets are $48.50-$234, www.livenation.com.