Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (Aug. 7-Aug. 13)

More than 100 live music options for the week ahead

click to enlarge Hip Hop great Common plays Madison Theater this Saturday - Provided
Hip Hop great Common plays Madison Theater this Saturday


BLIND LEMON - Thom Stephenson. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

*BURNET WOODS BANDSTAND - Wednesdays in the Woods with Jake Speed and the Freddies. 7 p.m. Folk. Free.

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

FOUNTAIN SQUARE - Reggae Wednesday with Gizzae. 7 p.m. Reggae. Free.

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

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

*MADISON LIVE - Mike Mains & The Branches with Gable Price. 8 p.m. $15.

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

*MOTR PUB - Moonbeau with Fanclub and Sungaze. 10 p.m. Indie Pop. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Melodk EyE. 9 p.m. Indie/Psych/Rock/Reggae/Soul. Free.

RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Breaking Benjamin with Chevelle, Three Days Grace, Dorothy and Diamante. 5:30 p.m. Rock. $29.50-$113.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Adam Flaig and The Jellyfish. 7:30 p.m. Rock. Free.


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

BLIND LEMON - Mark Macomber. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Jason Branscum Quartet. 8 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

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

*FOUNTAIN SQUARE - Salsa on the Square with Son Del Caribe with Kama Salsa. 7 p.m. Salsa/Latin/Dance. Free.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Angela and the Vested. 6 p.m. Blues. Free.

THE GREENWICH - Phil DeGreg's Brasilia Jam Session. 8:30 p.m. Enjoy a night of Brazilian music. $5.00

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Carlos Vargas Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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

*MADISON THEATER - Squirrel Nut Zippers with Sierra Ferrell. 8 p.m. Jazz/Roots/Americana. $30, $33 day of show.

MOERLEIN LAGER HOUSE - Rockin’ the Roebling with Doghouse. 6 p.m. Rock. Free (at Schmidlapp Event Lawn).

*MOTR PUB - J Dorsey Blues Band with Shawnthony Calypso. 9 p.m. Rock/Blues. Free.

NEWPORT ON THE LEVEE - Summer Music on the Levee with Bluewater Kings Band. 7 p.m. Pop/Rock/Dance/Various. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Bershy, Cutting Room Floor and MALLRAT. 9 p.m. AltPop/Rock. Free.

*PNC PAVILION AT RIVERBEND - JJ Grey & Mofro and Jonny Lang with Marc Broussard. 6:30 p.m. Blues/Roots. $23.50-$53.

*SEASONGOOD PAVILION - It’s Commonly Jazz with William Menefield Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Stringbreakers & the Stuffbreakers, Ample Parking and The Womps. 9 p.m. Prog/Funk. Cover.

THOMPSON HOUSE - Zoume with VRSTY and Autumn Estate. 7:30 p.m. Rock. $10.

*TOP CATS - Jamestown Revival with John Craigie. 8 p.m. Country/Americana. $20.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Tyler Cassidy. 9:30 p.m. Rap. $15, $20 day of show.

*WASHINGTON PARK - Roots Revival with Slippery Creek. 7 p.m. Americana/Roots. Free.

*WOODWARD THEATER - Joyce Manor and Saves The Day with awakebutstillinbed. 8 p.m. AltRock. $22, $25 day of show.


*BLIND LEMON - Jamonn Zeiler. 9 p.m. Acoustic

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Jamey Aebersold Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*COOPER CREEK EVENT CENTER - Music for Melanoma fundraiser featuring Ricky Nye, Jean-Pierre Bertrand, Bob Seeley, Josh Paxton, Ben Toury, Henri Herbert and Anthony Geraci. 6 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie piano. $150.

ELK CREEK VINEYARDS - Lyn Payne Holland & Merry Herbert Duo. 7 p.m. Rock/Pop/Various. Free.

FOUNTAIN SQUARE - Vesperteen with Daniel in Stereo and The Vims. 7 p.m. AltPop. Free.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Education Breakdown. 8 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

*THE GREENWICH - "Just Friends" Friday with Kathy Wade & the George Simon Quartet. 9 p.m. Jazz. $10.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Mandy Gaines with Brad Myers Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

JAG'S STEAK AND SEAFOOD - The Good Hooks. 9:30 p.m. Rock/Pop/Dance. Cover.

JERZEES PUB & GRUB - Pandora Effect. 9 p.m. Rock

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

KNOTTY PINE - LDNL. 10 p.m. Pop/Dance/Hip Hop/Various. Cover.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Chuck Brisbin and the Tuna Project. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

MCCOY'S PLACE - AP Blues Trio. 6 p.m. Blues. Free.

*MOTR PUB - Passeport with Molly Sullivan. 10 p.m. Indie/Pop. Free.

MT. HEALTHY CITY PARK - Turned Up Band. 7:30 p.m. R&B/Dance. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - The Darling Suns, Heavy Hinges and Darity. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Pathology with Succumb To Demise, Domestic Terror, Verment and Burn Victim. 8 p.m. Metal. $10, $15 day of show.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Forest Hills Bluegrass Band. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.

RICK'S TAVERN - Deuces Wild. 10 p.m. Country/Rock. Cover.

RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Thomas Rhett with Dustin Lynch, Russell Dickerson and Rhett Akins. 7 p.m. Country. Sold out.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Nathan Kalish, Shiny Old Soul and Beasts of Joy. 9:30 p.m. Americana/Roots/Various. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - Electric Son with Wyatt Edmondson. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

TAFT'S BREWPOURIUM - Live Bluegrass Music. noon My Brother's Keeper is back. Free

THOMPSON HOUSE - Vain Interior. 6 p.m. Rock. Cover.

*TOP CATS - Prophet Massive with Peanutbutter Williams, BRWN BEAR and Gardella. 9 p.m. Bass/EDM/Various. $15.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Actually! with The Restless and Peter Crescimanno. 9 p.m. Rock/Various

WASHINGTON PARK - Friday Flow with Alyson Williams. 7 p.m. R&B. Free.

click to enlarge Sub Pop recording artists The Gotobeds play Saturday at Northside Yacht Club - Photo: Shawn Brackbill.
Photo: Shawn Brackbill.
Sub Pop recording artists The Gotobeds play Saturday at Northside Yacht Club


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - The Hot Magnolias. 8 p.m. Jazz/Funk/Various. Free.

THE AVENUE EVENT CENTER - DaBaby and Blacc Zacc. 10 p.m. Hip Hop. $40-$75.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Marc Fields Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

THE COMET - Queen City Imperial Soundsystem. 10 p.m. Reagge. Free.

FOUNTAIN SQUARE - 500 Miles to Memphis with Vandoliers. 7 p.m. Rock/Roots. Free.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - The Generics. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

THE GREENWICH - SpokenWordSoul presents - The Throwback. 8 p.m. Spoken Word/Open mic/Various. $10.

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

JAG'S STEAK AND SEAFOOD - My Sister Sarah. 9:30 p.m. Pop/Rock. Cover.

JIM AND JACK'S ON THE RIVER - Hot Wired. 9 p.m. Country/Rock/Various. Free.

KNOTTY PINE - Under the Sun. 10 p.m. Alternative/Rock. Cover.

LUCIUS Q - Mockery with Life Brother and Kennedy Heights Quintent. 9 p.m. Indie Rock/Jazz/Soul. Free.

THE MAD FROG - Noncompliant. 9 p.m. DJ/Dance. Cover.

*MADISON THEATER - Common with Rapsody. 8 p.m. Hip Hop. $50, $60 day of show.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Prestige Grease. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

*MOTR PUB - Chuck Cleaver, Lisa Walker and Mark Messerly. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

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

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - The Gotobeds with Vacation. 9 p.m. Rock. $8, $10 day of show.

PEECOX ERLANGER - Bullet Boys with Blue Jelly. 6 p.m. Rock. $25, $30 day of show.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Tadcasters. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass/Americana. Free.

RICK'S TAVERN - The Good Hooks. 9:30 p.m. Rock/Pop/Various. Cover.

RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Santana with The Doobie Brothers. 7 p.m. Rock. $47-$173.

*RIVERFRONT LIVE - Black Flag with The Linecutters and Vacation. 8 p.m. Punk. $25, $30 day of show.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Warrick & Lowell (album release show). 9:30 p.m. Folk/Country/Americana. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Megan Wren, Seth Canan & The Carriers and Taylor Shannon. 9:30 p.m. Rock. $10, $12 day of show.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - The Newbees. 8 p.m. Pop/Rock. $12, $15 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Moselle and Drop the Sun. 10 p.m. Jam/Funk/Rock. Cover.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - The Flying Underground with Maurice Mattei and the Tempers. 9 p.m. Rock

VINOKLET WINERY & RESTAURANT - Daniel Bennett & Dirty Shirleys. 7 p.m. Jazz. $5.


*FOUNTAIN SQUARE - WAIF Gospel Music Showcase. 6 p.m. Gospel. Free.

*FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Bands in the Burbs presents Cancer Connections with the Philip Paul Project, Ralph & The Rhythm Hounds, Misterman & The Mojo Band and Gary Cain Band. 2 p.m. Blues/Jazz. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Mike Darrah. 10:30 a.m. Jazz. Free.

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

*THE MAD FROG - YelloPain with Gutter Souls. 7 p.m. Hip Hop. $15.

*MOTR PUB - Death Valley Girls with Moonwalks and Still Witches. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Rachel Mousie. 9 p.m. Indie Pop. Free.

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Dissent, Mouthbreather, Habits, Grievance and Backslide. 7:30 p.m. Metal/Hardcore. $10, $12 day of show.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - JP Harris & The Tough Choices with Jeremy Pinnell. 8 p.m. Country. $10, $12 day of show.

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


*THE GREENWICH - The Flying Circus Big Band. 8 p.m. Jazz. $5 or two canned goods.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Peter Gemus Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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

*MEMORIAL HALL - Jazz at the Memo presents Hank Mautner. 7 p.m. Jazz. $8.

*MOTR PUB - Summer Cannibals with Leggy. 9 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Northside Jazz Ensemble. 10 p.m. Jazz. Free.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Ben Levin. 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 - The Original Farm League Big Band. 7:30 p.m. Jazz

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Emily Jordan Quartet. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - Trashgrass Troubadours with FolkenPhunk. 8 p.m. Bluegrass. Cover.


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