Live Music in Greater Cincinnati: This Week's Concerts and Club Shows (Oct. 23-29)

Full music calendar listings for the week ahead


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

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Camile Smith Quartet. 6 p.m. Jazz. Free.

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

*LUDLOW GARAGE - Marc Roberge of O.A.R. 8:30 p.m. Rock. $35-$60.

MADISON LIVE - Bumpin Uglies. 8 p.m. Ska/Punk/Reggae. $12, $15 day of show.

MOTR PUB - Spirit of the Beehive. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Cordial Sins, Oginalii and Pocket. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

*PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Chicago Farmer. 7 p.m. Folk. $8, $12 day of show.

REVEL OTR URBAN WINERY - "The High Note". 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Free.

RIVERFRONT LIVE - Suffocation with Belphegor, Abiotic and Necronomicon. 7 p.m. Metal. $25.

*STANLEY’S PUB - Donnie & The Dry Heavers, Howard Brothers Band and Leopold The Ghost. 9 p.m. Alt/Electro/Rock. Cover.


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

BLIND LEMON - Billy Otten. 8 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Demun Jones. 7 p.m. Country Rap. $15.

BREWRIVER CREOLE KITCHEN - Ricky Nye. 7 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

*CAFFÈ VIVACE - Bobby Broom Trio. 8 p.m. Jazz. Cover (shows at 8 and 10 p.m.)

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

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

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

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

MOTR PUB - Noah Smith's Crooner Circus. 10 p.m. Singer/Songwriter. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Bon Air, AM Nice and Toebow. 9 p.m. Rock. Free.

RICK'S TAVERN - DV8. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Andrew Haug. 8 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*SORG OPERA HOUSE - Coco Montoya. 8 p.m. Blues. $30.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Kelsey Waldon. 8 p.m. Country/Americana. $12, $15 day of show.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - Sawyer Fredericks. 8 p.m. Americana. $20-$30.

STANLEY’S PUB - The Qtet. 9 p.m. Funk/Jazz/Fusion. Free.

*TAFT THEATRE - Ben Folds with Savannah Conley. 8 p.m. Pop/Rock. $18.75-$75.

U.S. BANK ARENA - Celine Dion. 7:30 p.m. Pop. $49.50-$199.50.

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


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

BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Powerman 5000 and Hed Pe with Adema and Genitorturers. 7 p.m. Rock. $25.

BOGART'S - That Arena Rock Show. 8 p.m. Metal/Hard Rock tribute.

BROMWELL'S HÄRTH LOUNGE - Rusty Burge with The Phil DeGreg Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Five Little Bears. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

THE COMET - Molly Drag. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Ricky Nye Inc. 9 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

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

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

KNOTTY PINE - Black Bone Cat. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

LAWRENCEBURG EVENT CENTER - 98 Degrees. 8 p.m. Pop. $39-$150.

LUDLOW GARAGE - Rumours: A Fleetwood Mac Tribute. 8:30 p.m. Rock. $20-$35.

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

*MOTR PUB - Brick + Mortar with Dentist and Build Us Fiction. 10 p.m. Alt/Rock/Pop. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Big Gorgeous, Dracula Wolf and Black Signal. 9 p.m. Electronic/Pop/Rock/Dance/Various. Free.

PLAIN FOLK CAFE - Low Country Boil. 7:30 p.m. Americana. Free.

*THE REDMOOR - You Know You're Right: A Tribute To Nirvana featuring 6 Hours to Kill, Bishop Battle, Sovereign Being, Mara Moon and Jacob Perez. 7 p.m. Various. $7.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Emily Grace Jordan Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*THE SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL - NHAILER Radio: INspired featuring Automagik, Physco, Carriers, Knotts, The Grove, Multimagic, Kid ESP, Wonky Tonk, Season Ten and more. 5 p.m. Alt/Rock/Pop/Various. $12.

*STANLEY’S PUB - WAIF Fundraiser with The Inturns, The Ram Ones, Twig & Leaf, Maritime Law and Michael Holmes. 9 p.m. Acoustic/Jam/Folk. $10.

*TAFT THEATRE - Rhett Miller. 8 p.m. Roots Rock/Pop. $25, $28 day of show (in the Ballroom).

TOP CATS - In Real Life. 7:45 p.m. Pop/R&B. $25-$99.

*URBAN ARTIFACT - Weird Phishes plays Radiohead's 'OK Computer'. 8 p.m. Alt/Rock/Jam. Cover.

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


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Warrick and Lowell. 8 p.m. Americana. Free.

BLIND LEMON - Zack & Corey. 9 p.m. Acoustic. Free.

BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Seckond Chaynce. 7 p.m. Rap. $20.

BROMWELL'S HÄRTH LOUNGE - Ron Jones with The Steve Schmidt Trio. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

CAFFÈ VIVACE - Craig Bailey Quintet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

*THE COMET - Rock & Roll Costume Ball with Abertooth Lincoln, Fycus, IN2ITIV3, Starlight Park, Spacer and Fast Eddy. 9 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

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

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

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

KNOTTY PINE - Black Bone Cat. 10 p.m. Rock. Cover.

*LUDLOW GARAGE - Music of Cream. 8:30 p.m. Cream tribute. $20-$45

THE MAD FROG - Rest in Pierce, HUMORME, XAV, Organtica and $quwa. 9 p.m. Bass. $10.

*MADISON LIVE - Dudley Taft (album release party) with Brent James. 9 p.m. Blues/Rock. $15, $17 day of show.

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

*MOTR PUB - Quintron And Miss Pussycat with Cold Stereo And The Three Brained Robot. 10 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - AmpFibians and Team Void. 9 p.m. Surf Rock. Free.

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - The Harlequins, Psychotic Reaction, The Hussy and All Seeing Eyes. 9 p.m. Rock.

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

RICK'S TAVERN - Naked Karate Girls. 10 p.m. Pop/Rock. Cover.

RIVERFRONT LIVE - Chris Webby with Futuristic, Jarren Benton, Locksmith and Ekoh. 7 p.m. Hip Hop. $20-$200.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Andrew Lin Trio. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.

SORG OPERA HOUSE - Cincinnati Transit Authority. 8 p.m. Chicago tribute. $20.

*SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (SANCTUARY) - The Tillers, The Handshake Deals and Chelsea Ford & The Trouble. 8 p.m. Folk/Americana/Bluegrass/Various. $10, $15 day of show.

STANLEY’S PUB - Electric Son and Moselle. 10 p.m. Funk/Jam. Cover.

TAFT THEATRE - Trisha Yearwood with Kim Richey. 7:30 p.m. Country. $50-$128.

URBAN ARTIFACT - That 1 Guy. 8 p.m. Experimental/Funk/Pop/Rock/Jazz/Various. $10, $15 day of show; Beat Faction with Mindcandy and DJ Troll. 10 p.m. Alt/Dance/DJ. Free.

U.S. BANK ARENA - Casting Crowns with Kari Jobe, Cody Carnes and Jamie Kimmett. 7 p.m. Christian Rock/Pop. $24-$79.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Myers, Sharfe, DeGreg & Taylor. 9 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).


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

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

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

MOTR PUB - Harlot, Creamboy and Fast Eddy. 8 p.m. Roots. Free.

*NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Weekend for Bernie with Counterfeit Money Machine, Patterns of Chaos, Krystal Peterson, Gio Getem and K. Jehuti. 8 p.m. R&B/Hip Hop. $5 (donation for Bernie Sanders 2020 campaign).

*NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Boundaries, Heavens Die, Roseblood, Enforced and more. 6 p.m. Metal. $12.

SCHWARTZ’S POINT - Riely Comisar with Evan Uveges. 6 p.m. Jazz.

*TOP CATS - Mystery Skulls with Phangs, SnowBlood and Moonbeau. 7:30 p.m. AltPop. $15-$35.

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


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

*BOGART'S - Loud Luxury with Dzeko and VAANCE. 8 p.m. EDM.

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 - Fickle Hellcat and Whiskey Shambles. 9 p.m. Rock/Blues/Various. Free.


ARNOLD'S BAR AND GRILL - Ricky Nye. 7 p.m. Blues/Boogie Woogie. Free.

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

*BOGART'S - New Years Day and The Black Moods. 7 p.m. Rock. $11.50.

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

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

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

STANLEY’S PUB - Trashgrass Troubadours with Sweet Lillies. 9 p.m. Bluegrass. Cover.

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