Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (Feb. 19-25)

Full live music calendar for your week ahead

click to enlarge Indie Pop artist Annie Hart of Au Revoir Simone plays a free show at MOTR Pub Monday, Feb. 24 - PHOTO: SEBASTIAN KIM
Photo: Sebastian Kim
Indie Pop artist Annie Hart of Au Revoir Simone plays a free show at MOTR Pub Monday, Feb. 24


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

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Jim Connerley Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

*MEMORIAL HALL - Drew & Ellie Holcomb. 8 p.m. Americana. $25-$45.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Shiny Old Soul. 9 p.m. Cosmic Roots. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Spiderhand. 8 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - Maritime Law. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

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.

BIG ASH BREWING - The Redemption Brothers. 8 p.m. Folk/Roots.

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

*BOGART'S - American Authors with Magic Giant and PUBLIC. 7:30 p.m. Pop/Rock/Folk. $25.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Chris Andrews Quartet. 7:30 p.m. Jazz.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Ted Karas and The Meteorites. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

KNOTTY PINE - Mitch Greve. 9 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

*THE MAD FROG - Cult Chronicles Vol 2 presented by Bass Cult with Vusive, Thelonious Mung, Space Wolf and more. 8 p.m. EDM/Bass. $5.

*MOTR PUB - Stuyedeyed with With Oregon Space Trail Of Doom and In The Pines. 10 p.m. Psych/Rock/Various. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Knife the Symphony, Ohio Sons and Slugsalt. 9 p.m. Post Punk/Indie Rock/Various. Free.

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

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Pat Kelly Jazz Duo. 8 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Whiskey Wolves of the West. 9 p.m. Country/Roots. $10, $12 day of show.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Jam Fest with deFrance, SolEcho and Baccano. 6:30 p.m. Rock/Jam/Various. $5.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - The High Plains Drifter with Dr. J and the Apostles. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Jazz at Dusk. 5:30 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).

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

*WOODWARD THEATER - THRIVE: We Are with Vibe-One, Dayo Gold, Chris Crooks and Jaybee Lamahj. 9 p.m. Hip Hop. $10.


20TH CENTURY THEATER - Suzy Bogguss. 8 p.m. Country. $25-$35.

*ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - The Whiskey Shambles. 8 p.m. Roots. Free.

*BIG ASH BREWING - Bellowing Pines with Seth Gilliam & The Fake News and Freedom Nicole Moore. 8 p.m. Rock/Soul/Funk/Alt.

BLIND LEMON - Donna Frost. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Green Jelly. 7 p.m. Rock. $15.

*BOGART'S - The All-American Rejects with Liberty Deep Down and Leggy. 8 p.m. Pop Rock. $70.

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

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - Akiko/Hamilton/Dechter Organ Trio. Jazz Organ. $15-$25 (shows at 7:30 p.m. and 9:30 p.m.).

THE COMET - Invisible Engine, Spitwad Angels and The Almost Infinite. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - 3 Piece Revival. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

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

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

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

KNOTTY PINE - Bad Habit. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

*LUDLOW GARAGE - The Box Tops. 8:30 p.m. Rock. $20-$35.

MADISON THEATER - Twiddle. 9 p.m. Rock/Jam. $18, $20 day of show.

MOTR PUB - The Perfect Children with The Shivers. 10 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Misnomer, Watkins and Sam Soto. 9 p.m. Indie Rock/Various. Free.

PARRISH AUDITORIUM - An Evening of Big Band with The Klaberheads. 7 p.m. Big Band Jazz. $15, $20 day of show (at Miami University Hamilton).

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Greg Klyma. 7:30 p.m. Folk/Roots/Rock. Free.

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

THE REDMOOR - Just Vince & The Fellas presents MTV vs BET. 8 p.m. Pop/R&B/Rock/Various. Free.

RICK'S TAVERN - Whiskey Daze. 9 p.m. Country. Cover.

*RIVERFRONT LIVE - Another Lost Year, Cold Kingdom, DownOne, Grieving Otis and Unrivaled. 7 p.m. Rock. $10.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Eric Wurzelbacher Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SMOKE JUSTIS - Ricky Nye and Bekah Williams. 9 p.m. Blues/Jazz. Free.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Left Lane Cruiser with Megahussy. 9:30 p.m. Blues/Rock/Roots.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Motel Radio with Calumet and Juno Dunes. 8 p.m. Rock/Roots. $10, $12 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Mama Said String Band with Airshow. 10 p.m. Bluegrass/Jamgrass. $7.

TAFT THEATRE - The Fab Four-The Ultimate Tribute. 8 p.m. Beatles tribute. $28-$49.

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

WIEDEMANN BREWERY AND TAPROOM - Everything’s Jake. 7:30 p.m. Rock/Country/R&B. Free.


20TH CENTURY THEATER - The Cincinnati Transit Authority. 8 p.m. Chicago tribute. $20.

ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Kentucky Struts. 8 p.m. Country/Roots. Free.

BIG ASH BREWING - Heavy Hinges. 8 p.m. Rock.

BLIND LEMON - Jake Walz. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Theater Of Crue. 7 p.m. Motley Crue tribute. $10-$15.

BOGART'S - Ultimate ’80s Party featuring Tiffany. 8 p.m. Pop/Dance. $10-$100.

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

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

THE COMET - Captain Culpepper. 10 p.m. Rock/Jazz/Various. Free.

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

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

JIM AND JACK'S ON THE RIVER - Excalibur. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

KJ'S PUB - Saving Stimpy. 9:30 p.m. Rock. Free.

KNOTTY PINE - Bad Habit. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

LUDLOW GARAGE - Mark Chesnutt. 8:30 p.m. Country. $35-$75.

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

MCCAULY'S PUB - Danny Frazier. 8 p.m. Country. Free.

*MOTR PUB - Molly Sullivan with Nothin' and Brianna Kelly. 10 p.m. Indie/Pop/Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - The Grove, Acarya, Kyleen Downes and Josh Ferreira. 10 p.m. Alt/Rock/Roots/Various. Free.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Ross Hollow. 7:30 p.m. Americana. Free.

THE REDMOOR - The Remember Band. 8:30 p.m. R&B/Jazz/Soul. $10.

RICK'S TAVERN - Vinyl Countdown. 9 p.m. ’80s. Cover.

*RIVERFRONT LIVE - Mick Blankenship with Livid and Rootbound. 8 p.m. Rock. $10-$40.

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

SORG OPERA HOUSE - The Belairs. 8 p.m. ’50s/’60s Rock. $20, $25 day of show.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Rye Davis. 10:30 p.m. Country/Rock/Americana. Free.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Kyle Daniel with John Morgen. 8 p.m. Country/Americana. $12, $15 day of show.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Melodk Eye, tOd & the Bad Ideas and Maybe Foolish. 10 p.m. Rock/Various. $5.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Co.Etc, Sunmates and Killer Whale Emotions. 9 p.m. Indie/Pop/Rock/Various.

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

WIEDEMANN BREWERY AND TAPROOM - Lagniappe. 7:30 p.m. Cajun. Free.

WOODY'S ON THE HILL - Bob Cushing. 6 p.m. Acoustic.


BIG ASH BREWING - Riley Irish Music Jam Session. 4:30 p.m. Irish.

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

*FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Lindsay Beaver. 5 p.m. Blues/Soul/Rock. Free.

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

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

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Deb Ohlinger Open Mic. 9 p.m. Blues. Free.

MOTR PUB - Phoul Phill Andt Guill and Lashes. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Wolves Not Men and Tough Friend. 8 p.m. Free.

*SCHWARTZ’S POINT - El Ritmo De Manana. 6 p.m. Latin Jazz. Cover.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Kulick. 7 p.m. Rock/Pop. $13, $15 day of show.

*THE SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL - Taylor Shannon Memorial. Noon. Country/Rock/Various. Free (donations encouraged).

WESTSIDE VENUE - Blues Jam. 7 p.m. Blues. Free.


*BOGART'S - Cam'ron with DJ Drowsy, Triiibe and pERez. 8 p.m. Hip Hop. $25.

LATITUDES BAR & BISTRO - Ricky Nye and Bekah Williams. 6 p.m. Blues/Jazz. Free.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - John Redell and Friends. 9 p.m. Open mic. Free.

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

*MOTR PUB - Annie Hart with Zoo. 9 p.m. Indie Pop. Free.

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


ARNOLD’S BAR AND GRILL - Diamond Jim Dews. 7 p.m. Blues. Free.

BIG ASH BREWING - Lagniappe. 8 p.m. New Orleans/Cajun/Various.

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

BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Caskey with FrostE the Bandit. 7 p.m. Rap. $15-$25.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Pam Mallory & Wayne Yeager. 7:30 p.m. Jazz.

MCCAULY'S PUB - Stagger Lee. 3 p.m. Country. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - Fat Tuesday Party with RumpRyder. 9 p.m. Jamgrass. $10.

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