My column is getting an early start on Veterans Day with the act 4Troops will holding a Veterans Day celebration at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Fox Performing Arts Center in Riverside.
Group members, according to the www.foxriversidelive.com website, started singing country and pop songs for soldiers overseas in Afghanistan and Iraq but are now out of the service.
Sgt. David Clemo, Capt. Meredith Melcher, Staff Sgt. Ron Henry and Sgt. Daniel Jens donate proceeds to veterans’ charity groups.
Tickets are $13.80 each and can be found at www.ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000.
The Fox is at 3801 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside.
* Meanwhile, Fontana hip-hop artist Hit-Boy, originally scheduled for a Nov. 3 concert at the Glass House, has moved his date move to Dec. 21.
There was no reason given on the Glass House website for the change in dates.
Tickets remain $12 to $15 for the artist who helped produce the September 2011 hit “N***** in Paris” for Jay-Z and Kanye West that has sold more than two million digital units.
The Glass House is at 200 W. Second St., Pomona.
For more information, head to www.ticketfly.com or 877- 435-9849; Glass House Record Store, 248 W. Second St., Pomona or 909-865-3802.
* In local casino news, an extremely diverse set of musical acts will head to the Fantasy Springs Resort Casino in Indio over the coming months.
Rocker Steve Winwood is scheduled for Nov. 17; shock rocker Alice Cooper is planned for Dec. 1; Rock’s Journey will play on Dec. 8; Soul acts The Temptations and The Four Tops are set for Jan. 19; R & B’s Earth, Wind & Fire will perform on Feb. 2; and comedian Don Rickles and pop’s Tony Orlando are headlining Feb. 8.
Start time is generally 8 p.m. for the concerts
The casino is at 84-245 Indio Springs Pkwy. Indio.
For more information and ticket prices, head to http://www.fantasyspringsresort.com/prod/entertain/entertain.php
At Pechanga Resort & Casino in Temecula, officials will feature their own set of musical talent with alternative rock’s Counting Crows performing with Tender Mercies and Mean Creek on Nov. 17; 47th Anniversary of singer Nam Jin live in concert on Nov. 22 and Nov. 23, singer Lui Shan (Rosanne Lui) with special guest Chan Yat-Fung on Nov. 24, rockers Cheap Trick on Dec. 7, rock group Air Supply on Dec. 29 and soul group The Pointer Sisters on Dec. 31.
Start time is generally 8 p.m.
The casino is at 45000 Pechanga Parkway, Temecula. For more information and ticket prices, head to https://www.pechanga.com/tickets/Online/default.asp
The Agua Caliente Casino Resort and Spa, in Rancho Mirage, will feature singer, television personality and hip-hop artist CeeLo Green on Nov. 16; performing group The Young Americans on Nov. 18; classic rock act Moody Blues on Dec. 14; smooth jazz artist Dave Koz & Friends Christmas Show on Dec. 15; and soul artist Natalie Cole on Dec. 28.
Start time ranges from 3 p.m. for The Young Americans performance to 9 p.m. for CeeLo, the Moody Blues and Cole and 8 p.m. for Dave Koz.
The casino is at 32-250 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage.
For more information and ticket information, head to www.hotwatercasino.com