Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (Jan. 15-21)

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click to enlarge Tribute band Led Zeppelin 2 plays Bogart's Thursday - PROVIDED
Tribute band Led Zeppelin 2 plays Bogart's Thursday


BLIND LEMON - Thom Stephenson. 6 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - Blue Wisp Big Band. 8 p.m. Big Band Jazz. $10.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Pat Kelly Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

KNOTTY PINE - Dallas Moore and Lucky Chucky. 10 p.m. Country. Free.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Losing Lucky. 8 p.m. Roots. Free.

*MOTR PUB - Cruzer with Isabelle Helle & The Hell's Bells and Stallone N' Roses. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Shiny Old Soul. 9 p.m. Rock/Roots/Various. Free.

SILVERTON CAFE - Bob Cushing. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - El Ritmo Del Manana. 9 p.m. Latin Jazz. $7.

VINOKLET WINERY - Bluegrass Wednesdays with Vernon McIntyre’s Appalachian Grass. 6:30 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Philip Paul Trio. 7:30 p.m. Jazz. Free.

BLIND LEMON - Billy Otten. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BOGART'S - Led Zeppelin 2. 8 p.m. Led Zep tribute. $10.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Caffè Vivace Jam Session. 7:30 p.m. Jazz.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Hogan and Lauren. 6 a.m. Acoustic. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Brad Myers Trio with Meghan Watkins. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

KNOTTY PINE - Kenny Cowden. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

LUDLOW GARAGE - Fuel. 8:30 p.m. Rock. $20, $25 day of show.

*MOTR PUB - Them Coulee Boys with Fireside Collective. 10 p.m. Americana. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Blossom Hall, WYD and Brianna Kelley. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Open Mic. 7 p.m. Various. Free.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Double Double Bass Night with Andrew Walits. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Mt. Pleasant String Band. 8 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Restless Leg String Band and Feed The Dog. 10 p.m. Bluegrass/Americana. $10.

WESTSIDE VENUE - Bob Cushing. 9 p.m. Acoustic.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Moonshine Drive. 8 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.

BLIND LEMON - Jamonn Zeiler (9 p.m.); Kyle Singerman and Udoka (6 p.m.). Acoustic. Free.

BOGART'S - One Direction Vs. Jonas Brothers Tribute Night. 8 p.m. Pop. $7-$20.

BROMWELL'S HÄRTH LOUNGE - Steve Schmidt Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - Ric Hordinski Trio. 8:30 p.m. Various.

*FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - The Cincy Brass. 8 p.m. Led Zeppelin tribute. Free.

*GALLAGHER STUDENT CENTER THEATRE - Xavier Jazz Series with Benny Golson and Emmet Cohen. 8 p.m. Jazz. $10-$35.

*HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Now Hear This. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

JAG'S STEAK AND SEAFOOD - Airwave Band. 9:30 p.m. Pop/Dance/Various. Cover.

JIM AND JACK'S ON THE RIVER - Danny Frazier. 9 p.m. Country. Free.

KNOTTY PINE - Sunset Mafia and Partytown. 8 p.m. Rock. Cover.

THE MAD FROG - Saints Among Us, Day of the Sun, Kryptaker and Mantra of Morta. 7 p.m. Rock. $10.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Tickled Pink. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

MAURY’S TINY COVE - Ricky Nye. 7 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

*MOTR PUB - This Pine Box with Johnny Conqueroo and Sugadaisy. 10 p.m. AltRock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - AmpFibians Surf Night. 9 p.m. Surf Rock. Free.

*OTR LIVE - Blac Youngsta. 11 p.m. Hip Hop. $15.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Troubadours of Divine Bliss. 7:30 p.m. Folk/Americana. Free.

RADISSON CINCINNATI RIVERFRONT - Basic Truth. 8 p.m. R&B/Soul/Funk. Free (in the Fifth Lounge).

THE REDMOOR - Fox Soxx with Extansion. 8 p.m. Funk/Rock/Progressive/Jam. Cover.

RICK'S TAVERN - HiFi Honey. 9 p.m. Pop/Rock/Country/Various. Cover.

RIVERFRONT LIVE - Nine Shrines, ENMY, American Sin, Counting Stars and Here Come Here. 8 p.m. Rock. $10.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Ben Walkenhauer Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Colin Richards and Spare Change. 9:30 p.m. Psych Rock. Free.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Joey Allcorn. 8 p.m. Country/Honky Tonk. $7, $10 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Terrapin Moon. 10 p.m. Grateful Dead tribute. $5.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Blockhead with Arms and Sleepers and il:lo. 9 p.m. Electronic/Alt/Various. $15, $20 day of show.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - EWI Quartet featuring Walfredo Reyes Jr,. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).

WESTSIDE BREWING - Bob Cushing. 8 p.m. Acoustic.


*ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - The Newbees. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

BLIND LEMON - Donna Frost (9 p.m.); James Knight (6 p.m.). Acoustic. Free.

BOGART'S - Signs Of Life. 9 p.m. Pink Floyd tribute. $12.50-$15.

BROMWELL'S HÄRTH LOUNGE - Mandy Gaines with The Steve Schmidt Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz.

CLUB TRIO - Pandora Effect. 9:30 p.m. Rock.

THE COMET - Evening Redness, Ghostdriver and One Rock Taylor. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

DESHA’S - Misterman and the Mojo Band. 8 p.m. Blues. Free.

*FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Peridoni with Electric Orange Peel. 9 a.m. Rock/Prog/Jam. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Gary Morrell/Jim Connerley Quartet. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

JAG'S STEAK AND SEAFOOD - Brass Tracks Band. 9:30 p.m. Classic Rock. Cover.

JIM AND JACK'S ON THE RIVER - Gen X Band. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

KNOTTY PINE - Wayward Son. 10 p.m. Classic Rock. Cover.

LUDLOW GARAGE - The Levin Brothers Band. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. $20-$30.

MADISON LIVE - Tyler Jarvis with Abby Holliday and Cory Breth. 8 p.m. $10, $12 day of show.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Jay Jesse Johnson. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

*MOTR PUB – Moira, Blossom Hall and Strobobean. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - String Machine with Soften and Creamboy. 8 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

THE PIKE BAR AND GRILL - Ricky Nye Inc. 8 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Buskin Blue. 7:30 p.m. Country/Rock/Various. Free.

THE REDMOOR - Soul Pocket. 8 p.m. R&B/Pop/Dance/Various. $10.

RICK'S TAVERN - Bad Habit. 9 p.m. Rock. Cover.

RIVERFRONT LIVE - Hyryder. 9 p.m. Dead tribute. $10.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Erwin Stuckey Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Free.

THE SONIC BOOM ROOM - School of Rock Mason: 21st Century Rock Revival. 8 p.m. Rock. $6, $8 day of show.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Lexy Dunn. 9:30 p.m. Country. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Cincinnati Noir. 10 p.m. Alt/Dance/DJ. $5.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - Into The Skies (farewell show) with The World I Knew, Friday Giants, Starless and Don't Feed The Giants. 7 p.m. Rock. $8, $10 day of show.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Queen City Blues Alliance with Casey Gomez, Fred Gillespie & the Swamp Bees, Leo Clarke Trio and Tumbling Dice. 10 p.m. Blues. Cover.

*TAFT THEATRE - Morgan Wallen with Jon Langston and Ashland Craft. 8 p.m. Country. $35-$65.

THOMPSON HOUSE - Reign Over Me, Dreadful Rumor, Hyoscene and Mother Ocean. 7:30 p.m. Rock. $10.

*URBAN ARTIFACT – Blessed Black (album release show) with Casino Warrior and Gudger. 9 p.m. Metal. Free.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Pam Mallory Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).


BLIND LEMON - Jeff Henry. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

COLLEGE HILL TOWN HALL - Ricky Nye Inc. 7 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie/Jazz. $10.

THE COMET - Comet Bluegrass Allstars. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.

*FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Memphis or Bust International Blues Challenge Fundraiser featuring Lil Red and the Rooster Band, Jimmy D. Rogers, Ralph and the Rhythm Hounds and Troubled Waters. 2 p.m. Blues. $5.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Rob Allgeyer. 10:30 a.m. Jazz. Free.

LATITUDES BAR & BISTRO - BlueBirds. 8 p.m. Rock/R&B. Free.

*MADISON THEATER - Ripe and The New Respects. 8 p.m. Funk/Jam/Jazz/Soul. $15, $17 day of show.

*MOTR PUB - Stef Chura with Leggy. 8 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - School of Rock Mason: Tribute to Jimi Hendrix (4 p.m.) and 21st Century Rock Revival (7 p.m.). Rock. $6, $8 day of show.


BLIND LEMON - Ben Armstrong. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - Animal Mother and On a Limb. 7:30 p.m. Jazz.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Nick Fryer Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

*MOTR PUB - Sharp Toys with Static Falls. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - Jazz Jam with The Stanleyband. 9 p.m. Jazz/Improv. Free.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Cheryl Renée. 7 p.m. Blues. Free.

BLIND LEMON - Nick Tuttle. 8:30 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BREWRIVER CREOLE KITCHEN - The Twirlers. 7 p.m. R&B/Classic Pop/Standards. Free.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Mandy Gaines & Steve Schmidt. 7:30 p.m. Jazz.

THE COMET - Mynah Tones. 10 p.m. Pop/Rock/Various. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Emily Jordan Trio. 5 p.m. Jazz. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - RumpRyder. 9 p.m. Jamgrass. $10.

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