By Tommy Mann Jr.
The Record
 
Beaumont is on the map for two big national acts this fall.
Country music artist Lorrie Morgan and California rockers P.O.D. have both scheduled separate for performances at one downtown Beaumont venue in the coming months and each should please their legion of fans.Morgan will perform at the Jefferson Theatre on Thursday, Nov. 16, which is one week ahead of Thanksgiving. Tickets are $30-$45 each and are on sale now at all Ticketmaster outlets. Morgan’s most recent studio album, “Letting Go…Slow,” was released in February 2016 and peaked at number 47 on the U.S. Country albums chart. She is best known for hit songs such as “What Part of No,” “Five Minutes,” “Watch Me,” “Out of Your Shoes,” “Go Away,” and her first Top 40 single, “Trainwreck of Emotion” from 1988. Visit www.lorrie.com for more information on this artist. P.O.D., also known as Payable on Death, is a Christian nu-metal act from Southern California. The band, which formed in 1992, will perform at the Jefferson Theatre in Beaumont on Wednesday, Sept. 20. Ticket prices and on sale date are still to be announced. Special guests for this show include Alien Ant Farm, Powerflo, and Fire From the Gods. P.O.D.’s most recent studio album is the August 2015 release, “The Awakening,” which is a concept album that peaked at number three on the U.S. Christian Albums chart and number 75 on the Billboard Top 200 albums chart. The band is a regular attraction at Houston-area venues on a near annual basis and is best known for songs such as “Boom,”  “Alive,” “Youth of the Nation” and more. Find out more information about the band and its upcoming fall tour at www.payableondeath.com. Visit discoverbeaumont.com for more details about each of these performances.

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Country music vocalist Lorrie Morgan (pictured) will perform at the Jefferson Theatre in Beaumont on Thursday, Nov. 16. Also scheduled for the Jefferson Theatre is California rockers P.O.D. on Wednesday, Sept. 20.