Recommended Greater Cincinnati Concerts for the Week of Nov. 7-13

This week's live music options include James McMurtry, The Alarm, Corey Smith, John Medeski's Mad Skillet, Carson McHone, The Birthday Masacre, Ironfest and much more

Nov 7, 2018 at 9:08 am


20TH CENTURY THEATER–James McMurtry with Bonnie Whitmore. 8 p.m. Folk/Rock. $22, $25 day of show.

click to enlarge James McMurtry plays Wednesday at 20th Century Theater - Photo: Provided
Photo: Provided
James McMurtry plays Wednesday at 20th Century Theater
SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE)–Queen City Silver Stars with The Mitchells and Josh Eagle. 9 p.m. Reggae/Roots/Indie/Various. Free.

TAFT THEATRE–Deafheaven and DIIV with Chastity. 8 p.m. Rock/Metal/Indie/Various. $20, $25 day of show (in the Ballroom).


THE GREENWICH–Phil DeGreg & Brasilia. 8:30 p.m. Jazz. $5.

LUDLOW GARAGE–The Alarm with The Tigerlilies. 8:30 p.m. AltRock. $15-$35.

MADISON THEATER–The Dead South with The Hooten Hallers and Sean Geil. 8 p.m. Americana. $20, $23 day of show.

MEMORIAL HALL–The Secret Sisters and Harpeth Rising. 8 p.m. Folk/Chamber Folk/Americana. $30-$45.


LUDLOW GARAGE–John Medeski’s Mad Skillet. 8:30 p.m. Jazz/Blues/Rock/R&B. $20-$45.

MOTR PUB–Wesley Bright & The Honeytones. 10 p.m. Soul/Funk. Free.

NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB–The Amprays (release party) with Leopard Print Taser and Static Falls. 9 p.m. Indie Rock/Pop. $7.

RIVERFRONT LIVE–Corey Smith with The Davisson Brothers Band. 8:30 p.m. Country. $20, $25 day of show.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM)–Ironfest IX with Smoke Signals…, Veronica Grim & The Heavy Hearts, Tommy Grit & The Pricks, The Nothing, Lockjaw, Knife The Symphony, Mollusk, Casteless, Blacklight Barbarian, Old City, Draculas, Calumet, Blessed Black and more. 6:30 p.m. Rock/Various. $5, $10 day of show.

TAFT THEATRE–Kansas. 8 p.m. Progressive Rock. $39.50-$125.

TOP CATS–The Birthday Massacre. 7 p.m. AltRock. $20.


BOGART’S–Thrice with The Bronx and Teenage Wrist. 8 p.m. Rock. $23.50.

CHRIST CHURCH CATHEDRAL–Ellery. 7 p.m. Folk Pop.

COMMON ROOTS–The Tillers. 8 p.m. Folk. Cover.

THE LISTING LOON–Aaron Collins and Palamara. 8 p.m. Indie/Folk/Various.

THE MAD FROG–sfam with BRWN BEAR, Gardella and Serotonin Deaf. 9 p.m. Electronic/Dance/DJ. Cover.

MOTR PUB–The Cliftones. 10 p.m. Reggae. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN–Human Heart, Sleepcrawler and Vick Baker. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM)–Ironfest IX with Tiger Sex, 500 Miles to Memphis, Smokehealer, Heavy Hinges, Smoke Parade, Go Go Buffalo, The Perfect Children, Casino Warrior, The Dopamines, Raging Nathans, Dead Man String Band, JIMS, Wonky Tonk, Valley of the Sun, Still Witches and more. 6 p.m. Rock/Various. $5, $10 day of show.

TAFT THEATRE–Dawes. 8 p.m. Roots/Rock. $34.50-$44.50.

TOP CATS–Sylmar (release party) with In The Pines and Spooky Dreamland. 8 p.m. AltRock. $10.

WOODEN CASK BREWING COMPANY–Lemon Sky, The Grove and St. Bernard. 7 p.m. Rock. $7.


THE LISTING LOON–The Graveblankets with Copper. 7 p.m. Pop/Rock/Roots. Free.

click to enlarge Carson McHone plays Sunday at Southgate House Revival - Photo: Provided
Photo: Provided
Carson McHone plays Sunday at Southgate House Revival
NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB–Casper Skulls with State Champion, Smut and The Virginia Creepers. 9 p.m. Indie Rock. Cover.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM)–Carson McHone and Jeremy Pinnell. 7 p.m. Country. $10, $12 day of show.

URBAN ARTIFACT–Hello Luna, Stutterer and Little Devices. 9 p.m. AltRock. Free.


BOGART’S–Mike Shinoda with Don Broco. 8 p.m. Rock/Alt/Rap. $39.50.

MOTR PUB–India Ramey. 9 p.m. AltCountry. Free.

TAFT THEATRE–Joe Bonamassa. 8 p.m. Blues Rock. $81.50-$181.50.


20TH CENTURY THEATER–Justin Courtney Pierre. 8 p.m. AltRock. $23, $25 day of show.

THE COMET–Audley with Flocks, Patterns of Chaos and Jess Lamb and the Factory. 10 p.m. R&B/Soul/Pop/Hip Hop/Electronic/Jazz/Various. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN–Jay Bolotin with Ali Edwards, Diana Darby and Billy Aletzhauser. 8 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB–Hangman, Combust, Burn Victim, Compulse and Split Tongue. 9 p.m. Hardcore.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM)–Bad Bad Hats with Party Nails. 8 p.m. Indie Rock. $10, $12 day of show.

TAFT THEATRE–John Hiatt. 7:30 p.m. Roots/Rock. $38.50-$49.50.