Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (March 4-10)

Full music calendar of live events for the week ahead

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click to enlarge Portland roots-rockers Fruition play Madison Live on Tuesday, March 10 with Katie Toupin - Photo: Dustin Chambers
Photo: Dustin Chambers
Portland roots-rockers Fruition play Madison Live on Tuesday, March 10 with Katie Toupin


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

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

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Josiah Wolf Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

MEMORIAL HALL - Dave Mason. 8 p.m. Rock. Sold out.

MOTR PUB - Ricky Nye & Matt Wiles. 10 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - Singer-Songwriter Night hosted by Jonathan Luck. 9 p.m. Various. Free.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Sessions and Existentialnaut. 8 p.m. Rock.


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

BIG ASH BREWING - River Snout. 8 p.m. Acoustic.

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

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

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - John Ford. 6 p.m. Roots/Blues. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Steve Schmidt Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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

MOTR PUB - Nox Boys with Dummy Ups. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

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

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Emily Jordan and Jordan Pollard. 8 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

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

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Daniel Donato with Taylor McCall. 7 p.m. Americana. $10, $20 day of show.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Spherical Agenda and Conscious Pilot. 9 p.m. Jam/Prog/Fusion. $10.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - The Pinkertones. 8:30 p.m. Weezer tribute. $6, $10 day of show.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Harmless Varmints. 8 p.m. Americana. Free.

BIG ASH BREWING - Comet Bluegrass All-Stars. 8 p.m. Bluegrass.

BLIND LEMON - Tallant & Harmony. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Battery. 7 p.m. Metallica tribute. $10-$15.

BOGART'S - The Prince Experience. 8 p.m. Prince tribute

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

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - The Whammies. 8 p.m. ’80s Pop/Rock/Dance. Free.

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

KNOTTY PINE - Lt. Dan's New Legs. 10 p.m. Pop/Dance/Hip Hop/Various. Cover.

KNOTTY PINE - 13:30. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

LUDLOW GARAGE - Donna The Buffalo. 8:30 p.m. Rock. $20-$45.

MADISON LIVE - The Brook & The Bluff with Doc Robinson. 8 p.m. Rock. $12, $15 day of show.

*MOTR PUB - Slow Glows with Lung and Fizzed. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Embalmer with Volcandra, Verment, Valdrin and Machinations Of Fate. 8 p.m. Death Metal. $10.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - The Harlequins, Water Witches and D-Rays. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

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

THE REDMOOR - Scarlet Fire with Scott Jackson. 7 p.m. Grateful Dead tribute. Cover.

RICK'S TAVERN - Hi Fi Honey. 9 p.m. Pop/Country. Cover.

RIVERFRONT LIVE - Mac Lethal. 7 p.m. Rap. $15.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - The George Simon Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SILVERTON CAFE - ZaaZoo. 8:30 p.m. Classic to current Rock. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Sydney Adams with Mack McKenzie. 9:30 p.m. Americana. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Matt Waters and The Recipe, Sabbatical Bob and Chandler Carter. 8 p.m. Pop Rock. $10.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - Riot Rose Cabaret, Cryptids and Curiosities and Season Of The Witch. 7 p.m. Alt/Punk/Burlesque/Cabaret/Various. $15.

STANLEY’S PUB - Chromatic Crew, Mr. the Kid and Emma's Lounge. 10 p.m. Funk. $5.

TRINITY GASTRO PUB - Bob Cushing. 7 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Danbient, Solar Disco Force and Moon Goons. 9 p.m. Rock/Electronic/Funk/Various. Free.

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

*WIEDEMANN BREWERY AND TAPROOM - Maurice Mattei and the Tempers. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

*WOODWARD THEATER - Wussy with Vacation. 9 p.m. Indie Rock. $15, $18 day of show.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Cincinnati Dancing Pigs. 8 p.m. Americana/Jug band. Free.

BIG ASH BREWING - The Hot Magnolias. 8 p.m. New Orleans Jazz/Various.

BLIND LEMON - Warren Ulgh. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

*BOGART'S - LANCO with Tyler Rich. 8 p.m. Country.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Mandy Gaines Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz

DELHI PUB - Bob Cushing. 9 p.m. Acoustic.

FAIRFIELD COMMUNITY ARTS CENTER - A.J. Croce. 8 p.m. Jim Croce tribute. $25-$30.

FRETBOARD BREWING COMPANY - The Jesse Lees. 8 p.m. Rock/Soul. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Dixie Karas Quartet. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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

JIM AND JACK'S ON THE RIVER - Stagger Lee. 9 p.m. Country. Free.

*LIBERTY EXHIBITION HALL - WoodyFest with Jake Speed & the Freddies, Mike Oberst and Ed Cunningham. 7 p.m. Woody Guthrie tribute. $10.

*LUDLOW GARAGE - Milton Blake. 9 p.m. Reggae. $12, $15 day of show.

*MOTR PUB - Soften with Ohmme and Michael Andrew. 7 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

*MUSIC HALL - American Originals: The Cincinnati Sound. 8 p.m. Roots/Funk/R&B/Pop/Rock/Various.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Sexy Time Live Band Karaoke. 9 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Carnivore AD with Sheer Terror, Child Bite, Spear and Fuckin Basterd. 7:30 p.m. Metal. $18, $20 day of show.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Missy Werner Band. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.

THE REDMOOR - The Belairs. 7 p.m. Rock/Pop. $10-$12.

RICK'S TAVERN - 3 Day Rule. 9 p.m. Rock. Cover.

RIVERFRONT LIVE - Jacob Bryant. 8 p.m. Country. $20, $25 day of show.

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

SILVERTON CAFE - ZaaZoo. midnight Classic to current Rock. Free

*THE SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL - The Grove Presents the 5th Annual Rock 'n Revival for a Cure featuring The Midwestern, Sundae Drives, Rosewood Coast, Abby Vice, The Last Troubadour, Ernie Johnson From Detroit, 500 Miles to Memphis, See You In the Funnies, This Pine Box and much more. 3 p.m. Various. $10, $15 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Calabash and Dr. Foxcroft. 10 p.m. Jam. $5.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Saving Escape with The Warhawks, Heavy Hinges and Radattack. 9 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - The Retro Nouveau Quartet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).

*WIEDEMANN BREWERY AND TAPROOM - Warsaw Falcons. 7:30 p.m. Rock/Roots. Free.

WOODWARD THEATER - EconoMe After Party with Young Colt and DJ LPete. 8 p.m. Indie/Pop/Rock/Dance. $20.


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

*THE COMET - Comet Bluegrass All-Stars. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass. 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 - Gelding's with El Chapo and Bark. 8 p.m. Rock. Free.

*MUSIC HALL - American Originals: The Cincinnati Sound. 2 p.m. R&B/Pop/Rock/Funk/Roots/Various.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Sonny Hill Blues Band. 6 p.m. Blues. Cover.

URBAN ARTIFACT - The Kudzu Duo with Whiskey Shambles Duo and Wild Mountain Berries. 7 p.m. Blues/Roots/Rock/Various. Free.

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


HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Nick Fryer Trio. 6 p.m. 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 - Fairmount Girls with Pop Empire. 9 p.m. Indie Pop. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Northside Jazz Ensemble. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Ben Levin. 7 p.m. Blues. Free.

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

*BOGART'S - Steve Aoki with Timmy Trumpet, Riot Ten and Global Dan. 7 p.m. EDM.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Original Farm League Big Band. 7:30 p.m. Jazz.

MADISON LIVE - Fruition with Katie Toupin. 8 p.m. Roots Rock. $15, $17 day of show.

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

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Pout, Short Fictions, Hit Like a Girl and Spacer. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

*RIVERFRONT LIVE - Bear Hands with Irontom and GRLwood. 7 p.m. AltPop. $18.

STANLEY’S PUB - Trashgrass Troubadours with Nick Blasky and Brian Johnson. 9 p.m. Bluegrass. $5.

*TAFT THEATRE - Ms. Lauryn Hill with Seinabo Sey. 9 p.m. Soul/Hip Hop/Various. $56-$251.


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