An update on the concert scene: newly announced shows and ticket availability. For ticket information and purchase, call Ticketmaster at 410-547-SEAT unless otherwise noted.
"A Smooth Jazz Christmas," starring Vanessa Williams, will be held on Dec. 11 at the Hippodrome Theatre in Baltimore.
m.o.e. performs at Constitution Hall in Washington on Oct. 29. Also, the Pixies are there on Dec. 7 and 8.