Arlo Guthrie in Ocean City

Arlo Guthrie will headline the next show in the ongoing Ocean City summer concert series, taking place 8 p.m. Monday, July 16, at the Ocean City Music Pier.

Guthrie is the son of Woody Guthrie, the American songwriter and political activist behind the classic song, "This Land is Your Land," and a proponent of the "talking blues." Guthrie's classic talking blues album, "Alice's Restaurant," was later adapted as a movie.

Tickets range from $27 to $35 and are available through

The Capitol Steps in JCC Summer Concert

The Capitol Steps began as a group of Senate staffers who set out to satirize the very people and places that employed them. Digging into the headlines of the day, they created song parodies and skits that conveyed a special brand of satirical humor. On Thursday, July 12, they will headline a concert at the Katz Jewish Community Center in Margate.

Since they began, The Capitol Steps have recorded more than 30 albums, including their latest, "Desperate Housemembers." They've been featured on NBC, CBS, ABC and PBS.

The concert is part of the JCC 2012 Summer Series, which runs through Aug. 9. The JCC is located at 501 N. Jerome Ave. Showtime is 7 p.m. Tickets are $40.50 for members and $45 for non-members. Call 609-822-1167 or go to

Dave Mason in Cape May

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Dave Mason will headline the next Stockton Goes to the Beach concert 8 p.m. Monday, July 16, at Cape May Convention Hall in Cape May.

Mason has played in bands including The Jaguars, The Hellions, and Deep Feeling. He co-founded the seminal jazz/jam rock group Traffic in 1967 with Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi and Chris Wood. He also had a successful solo career, including his biggest hit, "We Just Disagree."

Tickets are $25. Call 855-708-9699 or go to