Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (Oct. 17-22)

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

click to enlarge Minnesota Folk Blues artist Charlie Parr plays Thursday, Oct. 17 at The Southgate House Revival in Newport - PHOTO: GRAHAM TOLBERT
Photo: Graham Tolbert
Minnesota Folk Blues artist Charlie Parr plays Thursday, Oct. 17 at The Southgate House Revival in Newport


THURSDAY 17

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

*ARONOFF CENTER FOR THE ARTS - The Mersey Beatles: 50 Years of Abbey Road. 7 p.m. Beatles tribute. $39-$69.

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

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - Brian Charette Trio. 7:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

DELHI PUB - Rockne’s Open Mic. 9 p.m. Various. Free.

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

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

*LUDLOW GARAGE - "Night of the Living Prog" with 3.2 featuring Robert Berry, Chris Clark and Kenny Grohowski. 8:30 p.m. Prog Rock. $30-$50.

*MOTR PUB - Actors with Skeleton Hands. 10 p.m. Post Punk/AltRock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Dead Humor, The Midwestern and Feral Friends. 9 p.m. Alt/Rock/Various. Free.

*THE REDMOOR - Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra: CCJO Goes to the Movies. 7 p.m. Jazz. $20.

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

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

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Charlie Parr. 7 p.m. Folk Blues. $12, $15 day of show.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - Joanne Shaw Taylor with Noah Wotherspoon. 8 p.m. Blues. $25, $30 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Strange Mechanics. 10 p.m. Funk/Jam. Cover.

*TOP CATS - QUIX with MUUS and Ski Patrol. 10 p.m. EDM.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Grassroots Ramble. 8 p.m. Bluegrass. $10 (food/drink minimum).

FRIDAY 18

BLIND LEMON - Sal & Raven. 9 p.m. Jazz/Blues/R&B. Free.

*BOGART’S - Taking Back Sunday. 8 p.m. AltRock. $35.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Erwin Stuckey Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

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

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

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

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

LUDLOW GARAGE - Eric Roberson. 8:30 p.m. Neo Soul/Blues. $25-$55.

*MADISON LIVE - Arlo McKinley & The Lonesome Sound. 8 p.m. Americana/Country/Folk. $12, $15 day of show.

*MADISON THEATER - Cigarettes After Sex. 8 p.m. Indie Rock. $23, $26 day of show.

MANSION HILL TAVERN - Jamie Carr. 9 p.m. Blues. Cover.

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

*MOTR PUB - Knotts With Moonbeau And Leo Pastel. 10 p.m. Indie/Alt/Pop/R&B/Various. Free.

*MURPHY’S PUB - "Dirty Thirty" with The Dummy Ups, IdleAires, Harambe's Heroes, 11,000 Switches and Tweens. 7 p.m. Rock/Punk/Various. $15; $25 for two-day pass.

*MVP BAR & GRILLE - Ekoostik Hookah with Freak Mythology and The Nathan Whitt Band. 8 p.m. Rock/Jam/Various. $10, $13 day of show.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Ruby Vileos, Vireo and The Quiet Lives. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Hell Scorched Earth with Inferious, Scarangella and Automaton. 8 p.m. Metal. $10.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - White Line Fever. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass/Roots. Free.

THE REDMOOR - The McCartney Project. 7 p.m. Paul McCartney tribute. $25.

RICK'S TAVERN - Wayward Son. 9:30 p.m. Rock. Cover.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Pat Kelly Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SILVERTON CAFE - Basic Truth. 9 p.m. R&B/Soul/Funk. Free.

SORG OPERA HOUSE - The Magnums. 8 p.m. Rock. $15-$20.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - The Minks with The Nailers. 8:30 p.m. Rock. $8, $10 day of show.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - 500 Miles to Memphis with El Escapado, The Grove, True Falcons, Eric Bolender and Moonshine Drive. 7:30 p.m. Rock/Roots/Various. $12, $15 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Thunder Chicken. 9 p.m. Jam. $10.

THOMPSON HOUSE - RVNT and Glass Hands. 8 p.m. Metal. $10.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Jim Smith Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).

WIEDEMANN BREWERY AND TAPROOM - Squeezy McSqueezyface. 7:30 p.m. Rock/Country/Folk. Free.

SATURDAY 19

ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Modern Groove Jazz Band. 8 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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

*BOGART’S - Taking Back Sunday. 8 p.m. AltRock. $35.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - The Burning Caravan. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

CENTENNIAL BARN - Bubbles and Brew at the Barn with Lady Joya. 6 p.m. R&B. $25.

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

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

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

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

*LUDLOW GARAGE - Rickie Lee Jones. 8:30 p.m. Folk/Pop/Various. $35-$60.

THE MAD FROG - Notixx. 9 p.m. Bass/EDM. $10-$15.

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

*MOTR PUB - The Cliftones. 10 p.m. Reggae. Free.

*MURPHY’S PUB - "Dirty Thirty" with Smoothy, The Mudlarks, The Tigerlilies, Stallone ’N Roses and Tiger Sex. 7 p.m. Rock/Punk/Various. $15; $25 for two-day pass.

MVP BAR & GRILLE - John Corabi. 8 p.m. Rock. $12.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Reign, Degrave, Flesh Warfare, Bloodgate and Crypt Seeker. 9 p.m. Metal.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - The Dreadful Wind and Rain. 7:30 p.m. Folk. Free.

THE REDMOOR - Hurricane Relief Fundraiser featuring Scarlet Fire. 7:30 p.m. Acoustic/Americana. Free (donations accepted).

RICK'S TAVERN - Templin Road. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

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

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) - Maurice Mattei (album release party). 9:30 p.m. Singer/Songwriter. Free.

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

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - Morgen & Alan and the Achy Breaky Hearts, Olyssa Oeder Band. 7:45 p.m. ’90s Country tribute. $15, $20 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Bourbon Branch and Jason Ritchie. 10 p.m. Rock/Country. Cover.

THOMPSON HOUSE - Destry Delilah. 7:30 p.m. Roots/Blues/Rock/Various. $10.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Saxsquatch & Bridge Band and Hher. 8 p.m. Rock/Funk/Various.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Pamela Mallory Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).

WIEDEMANN BREWERY AND TAPROOM - Ricky Nye and Paul Ellis. 7 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

SUNDAY 20

BLIND LEMON - Jeff Henry. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BOGART'S - Jidenna with Kelechi. 8 p.m. Hip Hop. $25.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Jazz Brunch with Rob Allgeyer. 8:30 a.m. Jazz. Free.

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

*MADISON THEATER - Q102 Bosom Ball with Ingrid Michaelson and Maddie Poppe. 8 p.m. AltPop. $35.

MOTR PUB - Turtledoves with Zoo. 8 p.m. Indie/Electronic/Pop/Various. Free.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Ricky Nye and Bekah Williams. 6 p.m. Jazz/Blues

*TOP CATS - The Aquadolls. 8 p.m. Indie Rock. $12.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Traditional New Orleans Jazz Brunch with Buffalo Ridge Jazz Trio. 11:30 a.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).

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

*WOODWARD THEATER - School of Rock Mason: A Tribute to The Who. 6:30 p.m. Rock. $6, $8 day of show.

MONDAY 21

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

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Nick Fryer Trio. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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

MOTR PUB - Tigershark, Sans Axiom and The Grey. 9 p.m. Free.

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Merauder with Leeway NYC, Treason, Constraint, Three Poisons and By Force. 7:30 p.m. Metal/Hardcore. $13, $15 day of show.

TUESDAY 22

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

BOGART'S - UFO. 8 p.m. Rock. $27.50.

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

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Amy McFarland & Billy Larkin. 7:30 p.m. Jazz.

*THE COMET - Fruit LoOops. 10 p.m. Experimental/Electronic/Rock/Various. Free.

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

*THE MOCKBEE - Science Man, Felixx Moon, Nervous Tick and the Zipper Lips, Human Program and Civic Center. 9 p.m. Rock. Cover.

NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Outlier with Ballista, Virtue and Split Tongue. 8:30 p.m. Metal. $10.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - Southern Culture On the Skids with the Carolyn Sills Combo. 8 p.m. Roots/Various. $20, $22 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - RumpRyder. 9 p.m. Bluegrass/Jam. Cover.

*U.S. BANK ARENA - Twenty One Pilots with MisterWives. 8 p.m. AltPop. $39.50-$79.50.


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