Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (Aug. 28-Sept. 3)

Full calendar featuring over 100 live music options for the week ahead

click to enlarge L.A. indie rockers Ramonda Hammer play a free show Wednesday at MOTR Pub - Provided
L.A. indie rockers Ramonda Hammer play a free show Wednesday at MOTR Pub


BLIND LEMON - Tom Roll. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BRICKHOUSE PUB & GRUB - The Twirlers. 7 p.m. R&B/Pop. Free.

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

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

KNOTTY PINE - Dallas Moore. 10 p.m. Country. Free.

*MOTR PUB - Ramonda Hammer. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Ghost Town Remedy with Roof Rabbit and Bon Air. 10 p.m. Indie Pop/Rock. Free.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Adam Flaig and The Jellyfish. 9:30 p.m. Rock. Free.

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


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

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

BREWRIVER CREOLE KITCHEN - Ricky Nye. 7 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - The Jazz Coaster Hot 4. 8 p.m. Jazz.

COMMON ROOTS - Open Mic. 8 p.m. Various. Free.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - The Davidsons. 6 p.m. Folk/Americana. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Marc Wolfley Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

*MOTR PUB - Noah Smith's Crooner Circus. 10 p.m. Singer/Songwriter showcase. Free.

NEWPORT ON THE LEVEE - Summer Music on the Levee with Doghouse. 7 p.m. Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - In Cold Blood with Cold Blood, Low End, Fixation and Treason. 8:30 p.m. Hardcore. $10, $12 at the door.

RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - KISS. 7:30 p.m. Rock. $39.50-$250.

*RIVERSEDGE - Who's Bad with Freak Mythology and Moment 44. 6:30 p.m. Pop/Rock/Various. Free.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Society Jazz Orchestra. 8 p.m. Jazz. $10.

*SEASONGOOD PAVILION - It's Commonly Jazz with Mandy Gaines and Friends. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - The Qtet. 10 p.m. Jazz Fusion. Free.

THOMPSON HOUSE - N3W Y3ar. 8 p.m. Hip Hop. $10.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Safety Squad and Fox Soxx. 9 p.m. Funk/Dance. $5.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Lagniappe. 8 p.m. Cajun. Free.

THE AVENUE EVENT CENTER - Polo G. 10 p.m. Hip Hop. $30-$60.

BLIND LEMON - Michael J. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BREWRIVER CREOLE KITCHEN - Ricky Nye and Paul Ellis. 8 p.m. Blues. Free.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Brent Gallaher Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

THE COMET - The Ape Tones. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - River City. 8 p.m. Pop/Rock. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Randy Villars Quartet. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

JAG'S STEAK AND SEAFOOD - Two For Flinching. 9:30 p.m. Rock/Pop/Various. Cover.

JIM AND JACK'S ON THE RIVER - Michelle Robinson Band. 9 p.m. Country. Free.

*LUDLOW GARAGE - Macy Gray. 8:30 p.m. Soul/Jazz/Pop. $45-$80.

THE MAD FROG - Colette. 9 p.m. Pop/Electronic/Dance. Cover.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - The Heaters. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

MEMORIAL HALL - Dailey & Vincent. 8 p.m. Bluegrass. $30-$45.

*MOTR PUB - Strobobean (single release show) with Forager and Sorry, Eric. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

MT. HEALTHY CITY PARK - Madrigal. 7:30 p.m. Santana tribute. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Leopold the Ghost with Vatics and Saving Escape. 10 p.m. AltRock. Free.

PIRATES COVE BAR & GRILLE - Basic Truth. 8 p.m. R&B/Soul/Funk. Free.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Donna Frost. 7:30 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

RADISSON CINCINNATI RIVERFRONT - Troy Tipton Experience. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

THE REDMOOR - Fixx Band. 8 p.m. R&B/Dance/Pop/Various. $10, $15 day of show.

RICK'S TAVERN - Strange Love. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Ron Enyard Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Ross Hollow with Matt Baumann and Jeremy Smart. 9:30 p.m. Americana/Various. Free.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Will Payne Harrison with Chelsea Ford and The Trouble and My Brother's Keeper. 9 p.m. Americana. $10.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Live Sequence, Rehugnant and Space Agents. 10 p.m. Jamtronica. Cover.

THOMPSON HOUSE - Stalgic, Honey Creek and Friday Giants. 8 p.m. Alternative Rock. Cover.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Human Heart, The Peaks, War on TV and Madqueen. 9 p.m. AltRock.

WIEDEMANN BREWERY AND TAPROOM - Jimmy Bays Big Band. 7:30 p.m. Swing/Jazz. Free.

click to enlarge Country act Mike and the Moonpies perform Sunday at Southgate House Revival - Photo: Benjamin Yanto Photography
Photo: Benjamin Yanto Photography
Country act Mike and the Moonpies perform Sunday at Southgate House Revival


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Warrick and Lowell. 8 p.m. Americana. Free.

BLIND LEMON - Greg Chako & Barbara Bruce. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BOGART’S - Saved By The 90's. 8 p.m. ’90s Pop/Rock. $10.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Faux Frenchmen. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*THE COMET - Bershy and Greer. 10 p.m. Alt/Pop/Rock. Free.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Stratus Reunion. 8 p.m. Classic Rock. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Emily Jordan/Jordan Pollard Quartet. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

I*RISH HERITAGE CENTER - Eileen Ivers & Universal Roots. 7 p.m. Irish/Roots/World. $23-$30.

JAG'S STEAK AND SEAFOOD - The Fun Size. 9:30 p.m. Rock/Pop/Various. Cover.

KNOTTY PINE - Naked Karate Girls. 10 p.m. Pop/Rock/Dance. Cover.

LEGENDS BAR AND VENUE - Friday Giants. 7 p.m. Rock. $10.

*THE MAD FROG - Nvrsoft. 9 p.m. Drum and Bass. $5.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - The Blue Ravens. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

*MOTR PUB - Hissing Tiles (album release show) with Midwife and SKRT. 10 p.m. Post Punk/Indie Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Pearl Crush, Britt and Brooklynn Rae. 9 p.m. AltPop. Free.

*PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Hickory Robot. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass/Americana. Free.

RICK'S TAVERN - Dont Tell Steve. 10 p.m. Rock/Pop. Cover.

RIVERSIDE MARINA BAR & GRILL - Trailer Park Floosies. 9:30 p.m. Rock/Pop/Dance/Country/Rap/Various. Free.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - BJ Jansen Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Grey Host, Ethicist, Daughters of St. Crispin with My Condolences. 10 p.m. Progressive/Metal/Various. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - The Steepwater Band. 9 p.m. Rock. $12, $15 day of show.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - Steve'n'Seagulls with ClusterPluck. 9 p.m. Americana/Rock. $17, $20 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Beasts of Joy and Hathor's Fire. 10 p.m. Progressive/Acoustic. Cover.

THE SYMPHONY HOTEL - Ricky Nye and Bekah Williams. 8 p.m. Blues/Jazz. Free.

THOMPSON HOUSE - Chris Jobe, Talia Stewart and Chandler Carter. 8 p.m. Alternative/Pop. Cover.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Ringworm. 9 p.m. Metal.


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

*MOTR PUB - Lara Hope and the Ark-Tones. 8 p.m. Americana/Rock. Free.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Mike and the Moonpies with Coby Langham. 7 p.m. Country/Americana. $10, $12 day of show.

WESTSIDE VENUE - Blues Jam with Jimmy D. Rodgers and Lil Al Thomas. 7 p.m. Blues. Free.


MCCAULY'S PUB - Open Jam with Sonny Moorman. 7 p.m. Blues/Various. Free.

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Direct Hit. 8 p.m. Punk. $8, $10 day of show.


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 - Lynne Scott, Lee Stolar and Lou Lausche. 7:30 p.m. Jazz

*RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Meek Mill and Future with YG, Mustard, and Megan Thee Stallion. 7 p.m. Hip Hop. $35-$109.50.

*STANLEY’S PUB - RumpRyder featuring members of Rumpke and Hyryder. 10 p.m. Bluegrass/Roots/Jam. Cover.

THOMPSON HOUSE - Lobby Boxer, Near Here, Captain Careless and Misonomer. 8 p.m. Rock. Cover.

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