New Orleans performers Shamarr Allen and the Underdawgs will play at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main Street, Rockland, on Saturday, January 18, at 7:30 p.m. Lead vocalist and trumpeter Allen (shown) has influences in jazz, hip-hop, rock, funk rhythms, blues, and country and has collaborated with artists including Willie Nelson, Patti LaBelle, Harry Connick Jr., and Lenny Kravitz. Tickets are $18 in advance, $20 the day of the show. Lobby and balcony bars will be open for those age 21 and older. For more information, visit; phone 594-0070, extension 3; or email