Recommended Live Music in Greater Cincinnati for the Week of Feb. 20-26

Live music options this week include Magic Giant, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Electric Citizen, Formula 5, Steve Adamyk Band, former Band of Horses guitarist Tyler Ramsey and the 10th Annual Tie Dye Ball

click to enlarge Magic Giant plays with Castlecomer and Weathers Wednesday at Madison Live - Photo: Wilder Bunke
Photo: Wilder Bunke
Magic Giant plays with Castlecomer and Weathers Wednesday at Madison Live


MADISON LIVE - Magic Giant with Castlecomer. 8 p.m. Indie/Folk/Rock. $15.

MOTR PUB - Smut with Slow Glows and Rei Clone. 10 p.m. Indie/Rock/Post Punk. Free.

NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Tetrarch with Glassworld, Sacrifice the Sun and BBS. 8 p.m. Metal. $10, $12 day of show.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (LOUNGE) Ryan Malott and Mike Oberst. 9 p.m. Singer/Songwriter. Free.

TAFT THEATRE - Kurt Vile and the Violators with The Sadies. 8:30 p.m. Indie/Rock/Various. $30-$40.

URBAN ARTIFACT - Marjorie Lee and The Lovers with Elsa Kennedy, Brooklynn Rae, Anna Applegate and Wavelette. 8 p.m. Pop/Folk/Various. Free.


MOTR PUB - Noah Smith’s Crooner Circus with Eric Bolander, Wonky Tonk, Michael Moeller, Sundae Drives, Taylor Shannon, Dan Conn, Charlie Smith, Sarah Tolley and more. 9 p.m. Singer/Songwriter. Free.

THE REDMOOR - Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra presents “Moanin’: The Music of Mingus” with Lauren Sevian. 7 p.m. Jazz. $20.

TAFT THEATRE - St. Paul & The Broken Bones with Valley Queen. 8 p.m. Soul. $30-$40.

TOP CATS - GrandAce, Dayo Gold, Leo Pastel and isicle. 8 p.m. Hip Hop. $12.


BLUE NOTE HARRISON - Green Jelly. 7 p.m. Rock/Various. $13.

BOGART’S - The Kooks. 8 p.m. AltRock. $28.

HILTON NETHERLAND PALM COURT - Petra Van Nuis Quartet. 9 p.m. Jazz. Free.

LUDLOW GARAGE - Gina Chavez. 8:30 p.m. Soul/Pop/Folk/Latin/Various. $15-$35.

MOTR PUB - Wild Moccasins with Sungaze and Hateflirt. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Electric Citizen with Relaxer. 10 p.m. Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE YACHT CLUB - Steve Adamyk Band with The Dopamines and Raging Nathans. 9 p.m. Pop/Rock/Punk. $8, $10 day of show.

OCTAVE - Peridoni and Formula 5. 9 p.m. Rock/Jam/Various.

THE REDMOOR - Play It Forward presents The 10th Annual Tie Dye Ball with Jerry’s Little Band and Spookfloaters. 9 p.m. Rock/Jam/Various. $10.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Lost Coast with JIMS and St. Stevns Choir. 9 p.m. Roots/Rock/Various. Free.

TOP CATS - DaniLeigh. 9 p.m. Hip Hop/Dance/Pop. $15-$55.

WASHINGTON PLATFORM - Mike Wade & The Nasty ‘Nati Brass. 9 p.m. Jazz. $10 (food/drink minimum).

WOODWARD THEATER - Mipso with Young Heirlooms. 8 p.m. Indie Folk. $10, $12 day of show.


20TH CENTURY THEATER - The Dudley Taft Band and Johnny Fink & The Intrusion. 7 p.m. Blues. $12, $15 day of show.

THE COMET - Dylan Lancaster, J Dorsey Band and Chelsea Ford and The Trouble. 10 p.m. Rock/Country/Roots/Blues/Various. Free.

LATITUDES BAR & BISTRO - Leroy Ellington’s Sacred Hearts (release party) with Danny Frazier, Bam Powell, Chuck Brisbin and Scotty Bratcher. 5 p.m. R&B/Soul/Blues. $20-$35.

MOTR PUB - MARR (album release show) with Moira. 10 p.m. Indie Rock. Free.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Freak Mythology with Acrylic Grooves and BareFuzz. 10 p.m. Rock/Various. Free.

OCTAVE - David Starfire, K.L.O and Alejo. 9 p.m. Electronic/Various. $22, $25 day of show.

SOUTHGATE HOUSE REVIVAL (REVIVAL ROOM) - Krystal Peterson, Marjorie Lee and The Lovers and Freedom Nicole Moore. 9 p.m. Pop/Soul/Roots/Various. $5.

TOP CATS - Moonbeau, tri patterns and Sun Delay. 9 p.m. Alt/Electronic/Pop. $5.

click to enlarge Former Band of Horses guitarist Tyler Ramsey plays Tuesday at Ludlow Garage with Carl Broemel - Photo: William Aubrey Reynolds
Photo: William Aubrey Reynolds
Former Band of Horses guitarist Tyler Ramsey plays Tuesday at Ludlow Garage with Carl Broemel


THE COMET - The Comet Bluegrass All-Stars. 7:30 p.m. Bluegrass. Free.

THE GREENWICH - Pat Kelly & the PsychoAcoustic Orchestra. 7 p.m. Jazz. $13.

MOTR PUB - Jontavious Willis. 8 p.m. Blues. Free.


CAFFÈ VIVACE - Petra Van Nuis and Dennis Luxion. 7:30 p.m. Jazz. Cover.


THE COMET - Casteless with Flesh Mother, Shankable Offense and Opium Doom Cult. 10 p.m. Metal/Various. Free.

LUDLOW GARAGE - Tyler Ramsey and Carl Broemel. 8:30 p.m. Rock. $35-$75.

NORTHSIDE TAVERN - Hello June, Oginalli and Strobobean. 9 p.m. Free.

STANLEY’S PUB - Trashgrass Troubadours with Maria Carrelli Band. 8 p.m. Bluegrass/Various. Cover.


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