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Show Announcements: Alicia Keys and Ray Davies Plan Local Stops, And Bon Jovi Adds Second Dallas Date

Alicia Keys will be performing with Shakira and Usher at the NBA All-Star Game on Valentine's Day, but that won't be her only North Texas stop this year.

On Friday, April 2, the songstress will perform at Nokia Theatre in Grand Prairie. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday, February 20, though prices haven't been announced yet.

Former Kinks lead singer Ray Davies adds to an already chock-full St. Patrick's Day evening of concerts with a Wednesday, March 17, show at the Palladium Ballroom. Tickets ($28 to $38 plus TicketMaster blah blah blah charges) go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday with an All Access pre-sale 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday.

And Bon Jovi has added a second Dallas date to its tour, which means you can catch the New Jersey pop-metal act on Sunday, April 11, at the American Airlines Center in addition to his April 10 show. Tickets ($29.50 to $129.50 plus charges) go on sale at 10 a.m. Saturday with an All Access pre-sale 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday.

More show announcements are after the jump.

American Airlines Center
Sunday, April 11 -- Bon Jovi (second Dallas date added)

The Cavern
Thursday, March 11 -- Xiu Xiu, Girl In A Coma, Noveller

The Double-Wide
Saturday, February 27 -- Bridges & Blinking Lights CD release, Dove Hunter, Spooky Folk
Thursday, March 4 -- Broncho, Phillip Roebuck, Old Snack
Friday, March 5 -- Record Hop, Polycorns, Baruch The Scribe

Thursday, February 18 -- Big D Opry with Bryan White, The Tejas Brothers, Star De Azlan, Paul Eason, Brittnee Lee and more

The Granada Theater

Thursday, March 11 -- Tea Leaf Green
Saturday, March 20 -- Dillinger Escape Plan
Saturday, March 27 -- The Rocketboys, Hendrick
Saturday, April 24 -- James McMurtry
Thursday, April 29 -- Owen Pallett (Final Fantasy)
Wednesday, May 19 -- Mick Taylor

The Green Elephant
Saturday, February 6 -- Upper Echelon Tour featuring Myka Nyne, Propaganda Anonymous, C Chan, MC Astro, The Boom Bap Bullies and DJ Nemoz
Friday, February 12 -- Colin Herring, Jonathan Terrell, Brian Hughes

Hailey's, Denton
Tuesday, March 16 -- Anamanaguchi, Sabrepulse, Henry Homesweet, Starscream, Kashioboy
Friday, July 23 -- Ola Podrida

House of Blues
Saturday, March 13 -- Tower of Power
Tuesday, March 16 -- BT
Friday, April 23 -- Who's Bad (Michael Jackson tribute)
Thursday, April 29 -- HIM

The Loft
Tuesday, March 16 -- Mayer Hawthorne

Nokia Theatre, Grand Prairie
Friday, April 2 -- Alicia Keys

Palladium Ballroom
Saturday, March 13 -- Aaron Lewis
Wednesday, March 17 -- Ray Davies

Poor David's Pub
Sunday, February 14 -- Dallas Moore Band Valentine's Day Show

Wish Ultralounge
Saturday, February 6 -- Haiti Relief Charity Event featuring DJ Splyce