Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (July 17-23)

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Jul 17, 2019 at 10:36 am
click to enlarge Alice Cooper plays Riverbend Tuesday with Halestorm - Photo: Ralph Arvesen (CC-by-2.0)
Photo: Ralph Arvesen (CC-by-2.0)
Alice Cooper plays Riverbend Tuesday with Halestorm

WEDNESDAY 17

*BURNET WOODS BANDSTAND - Wednesdays in the Woods with Triiibe. 7 p.m. Hip Hop. Free.

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

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

*FOUNTAIN SQUARE - Reggae Wednesdays with Lazo. 7 p.m. Reggae. Free.

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

*LEGENDS BAR AND VENUE - Telehope with Patternist and Malibu Wild. 7 p.m. AltPop. $10.

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

MOTR PUB - Freddy & Fancine with The Sea The Sea. 9:30 p.m. Americana. Free.

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

*PNC PAVILION AT RIVERBEND - Third Eye Blind and Jimmy Eat World with Ra Ra Riot. 7 p.m. Alt/Pop/Rock. $23.50-$80.

STANLEY’S PUB - Juan John. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

VILLAGE GREEN PARK - Yappy Hour featuring Ricky Nye Inc. 7 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

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

click to enlarge Thrash Metal giants Sanctuary play Northside Yacht Club Thursday - Photo: Neil Lim Sang
Photo: Neil Lim Sang
Thrash Metal giants Sanctuary play Northside Yacht Club Thursday

THURSDAY 18

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

BLIND LEMON - Kyle English. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - On a Limb. 7:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

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

*FOUNTAIN SQUARE - Salsa on the Square with ¡Zumba! Salsa Band and Bembe Cincinnati. 7 p.m. Latin/Salsa/Dance. Free.

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

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

KNOTTY PINE - Mitch Greve. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

LUCIUS Q - The Grace Lincoln Band. 7 p.m. Soul/R&B. Free.

*MOERLEIN LAGER HOUSE - Rockin’ the Roebling with Brother Smith. 6 p.m. Roots. Free (on Schmidlapp Event Lawn).

MOTR PUB - Becca Neighbor with Day Drinkers. 9:30 p.m. Alt/Rock/Folk/Pop. Free.

NEWPORT ON THE LEVEE - Summer Music on the Levee with Zack Attack. 7 p.m. Pop/Rock. Free.

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

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Sanctuary with Ghost Ship, Octavious and Chaos Ritual. 7 p.m. Metal. $15, $20 day of show.

RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band. 8 p.m. Soft Rock. $36-$146.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Society Jazz Orchestra 8-Piece Big Band. 8 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Tennessee Jet with Porter Union. 8 p.m. Americana. $10, $12 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Restless Leg String Band and Dark Moon Hollow. 10 p.m. Bluegrass. Cover.

THOMPSON HOUSE - Flatland Harmony Experiment, The Pickin Pear and Highly Likely. 8 p.m. Bluegrass/Americana. Cover.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Lisa De Novo with Kyla Mainous. 10 p.m. Pop/Various.

*WASHINGTON PARK - Roots Revival with The Tillers. 7 p.m. Folk/Americana. Free

FRIDAY 19

ARNOLD’S BAR AND GRILL - Matt Tolentino Band. 8 p.m. Jazz. Free.

BLIND LEMON - Will & Olivia. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

*BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Like A Storm and Through Fire. 7 p.m. Hard Rock. $20, $25 day of show.

BROMWELL'S HÄRTH LOUNGE - Ben Tweedt Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Pete Mills Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*THE COMET - Hulk Hogan's Heroes. 10 p.m. Post Punk. Free.

*FOLK SCHOOL COFFEE PARLOR - Jeremy Pinnell. 7 p.m. Country. $25.

FOUNTAIN SQUARE - Soul Pocket. 7 p.m. R&B/Pop/Dance. Free.

*FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Krystal Peterson. 8 p.m. R&B/Various. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Faux Frenchmen. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

JAG'S STEAK AND SEAFOOD - Molly & The Rockers. 9:30 p.m. Dance/Pop/Various. Cover.

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

KNOTTY PINE - The Amy Sailor Band. 10 p.m. Country. Cover.

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

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN – Go Go Buffalo with Ample Parking. 10 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Kate Puckett. 7:30 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

*PNC PAVILION AT RIVERBEND - Tedeschi Trucks Band Wheels of Soul 2019 featuring Blackberry Smoke and Shovels & Rope. 7 p.m. Roots/Rock/Americana/Various. $52-$149.

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

*THE REDMOOR - Grand Oversoul. 9 p.m. Rock/Jam/Various. $10.

RICK'S TAVERN - Carey Hunley Band. 10 p.m. Country. Cover.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Phil DeGreg Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Jess Lamb. 9:30 p.m. Alt/Soul/Pop. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - The Farmer & Adele with Slippery Creek. 9 p.m. Americana. $12, $15 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Suede Jackets. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

*THOMPSON HOUSE - Light the Torch, Moon Tooth, American Sin and Spring Grove. 7 p.m. Rock. Cover.

*TOP CATS - See You In The Funnies with Bishop Battle, Living Darian and Malibu Wild. 8 p.m. Alt/Pop/Rock/Various. $8.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Moselle, The Monolithic and Vessel. 9 p.m. Rock/Various.

*WASHINGTON PARK - Friday Flow with Case. 7 p.m. R&B. Free.

click to enlarge Cincinnati Dream Pop band Sungaze celebrates the release of its debut album Saturday at MOTR Pub - Photo: Skye_Schaffner
Photo: Skye_Schaffner
Cincinnati Dream Pop band Sungaze celebrates the release of its debut album Saturday at MOTR Pub

SATURDAY 20

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

THE AVENUE EVENT CENTER - 42 Dugg. 10 p.m. Hip Hop. $25.

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

BROMWELL'S HÄRTH LOUNGE - FrenchAxe. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - Now Hear This. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

CLUB TRIO - Trailer Park Floosies. 8 p.m. Pop/Rock/Country/Rap/Dance/Various. Cover.

THE COMET - Phoul Phill Andt Guill. 10 p.m. Rock/Experimental/Various. Free.

*FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - Brent James. 8 p.m. Rock/Roots. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Marc Fields Quartet. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

*JACK CINCINNATI CASINO - Dionne Warwick. 8 p.m. Pop

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

JIM AND JACK'S ON THE RIVER - Debi & the Revelation. 9 p.m. Rock/Pop/Various. Free.

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

LYDIA'S ON LUDLOW - Ma Crow & Co. 7 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Johnny Fink and the Intrusion. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

*MOTR PUB - Sungaze with Oregon Space Trail of Doom. 10 p.m. Shoegaze/Dream Pop. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Hyperstatic (EP release) with La Cerca. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Sharptooth and Obey The Brave with Born a New, Downswing, Deadculture, God of Nothing and Grave Friends. 7 p.m. Metalcore/Hardcore. $13, $15 day of show.

PEECOX ERLANGER - Saving Stimpy. 9:30 p.m. Rock. $5.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Vaughn and Co. 7:30 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

RICK'S TAVERN - Second Wind. 10 p.m. Rock/R&B. Cover.

RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Hootie & The Blowfish with Barenaked Ladies. 7:30 p.m. Pop/Rock. Sold out.

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

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Mockery with Maxwell Hedron and Abby Vice. 9 p.m. Indie/Alt/Pop/Various. Free.

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

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - An Evening to Celebrate the Life of Paul Stewart with The Uninvited Guests, The Warsaw Falcons, Junta, The Algorithims, Perfect Jewish Couple, Zero Gravity/Drumbones, The Libertines US, The Tigerlilies, Get Christy Love and Mary Tyler Mustang. 8 p.m. Various. $13, $15 day of show.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Ladyfolk Festival with Honey & Houston, Maria Carrelli, Chelsea Ford and The Trouble and Twig&Leaf. 6 p.m. Americana. $10.

*THOMPSON HOUSE - Between the Buried and Me with The Contortionist. 7 p.m. Rock. Cover.

TOP CATS - Lift the Medium with American Bombshell and RIND. 8 p.m. Rock. $8.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Preachervan. 7 p.m. AltPop.

SUNDAY 21

20TH CENTURY THEATER - Fit For A King with Norma Jean, Currents and Left Behind. 6 p.m. Metalcore. $20-$23.

BLIND LEMON - Jeff Henry. 8 p.m. Acoustic. 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 - Open Jam with Deb Ohlinger. 6 p.m. Blues

MOTR PUB - Nicholas Johnson and the Same Old Strangers with John Hollier. 8 p.m. Roots Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Blossom Hall, Mynah Tones and Villamure. 8 p.m. Indie/Pop/Rock. Free.

RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Brad Paisley with Chris Lane and Riley Green. 7:30 p.m. Country. $43.50-$93.50.

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

click to enlarge Texas singer/songwriter Emily Wolfe performs Tuesday at the Southgate House Revival - Photo: Mark Abernathy
Photo: Mark Abernathy
Texas singer/songwriter Emily Wolfe performs Tuesday at the Southgate House Revival

MONDAY 22

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

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

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Open Acoustic Jam with John Redell & Friends. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

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

*MEMORIAL HALL - Jazz at The Memo presents Mambo Combo: A Latin Jazz Experience. 7 p.m. Latin Jazz. $6.

MOTR PUB - Campus Rex. 9 p.m. Indie Pop. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - The Two’s and Beasts of Joy. 9 p.m. Progressive/Acoustic/Roots/Various. Free.

TUESDAY 23

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 - Sarah Folsom & Matthew Umphreys. 7:30 p.m. Jazz

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Lynne Scott Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Ohio Valley Salvage. 9 p.m. Roots/Americana. Free.

*RIVERBEND MUSIC CENTER - Alice Cooper and Halestorm with Motionless In White. 7 p.m. Rock. $29.50-$350.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Emily Wolfe. 7 p.m. Singer/Songwriter. $12, $15 day of show.

*STANLEY’S PUB - All-Star Salute to Bob Dylan and Grateful Dead. 10 p.m. Roots/Rock/Jam. $10.