This week, 32 new shows for your summer schedule. Bow Wow and Jibbs visit town to celebrate WENZ’s eighth birthday. Nickelback and Nickelback emulator Daughtry on the same bill. Alt-rock lives with Goo Doo Dolls. Rap-rock lives with Critical Bill. The Killers of Comedy Tour features your favorite goofs from the Howard Stern show. OAR jam it up. Sounds of the Underground just got heavier. And Ozzfest is skipping Cleveland again, but it’s coming to Columbus, and tickets are free…
THIS JUST IN:
The Danny Adler Band:
Fri., June 29, 9:30 p.m., $10. The Winchester.
Amber Pacific/Melee/Monty Are I/Powerspace:
Tue., May 15, 7:30 p.m., $10. Agora Ballroom.
The Axis of Evil Comedy Tour:
Ahmed Ahmed.Maz Jobrani/Aron Kader/Dean Obeidallah: Fri., May 11, 7 p.m., $37.50 (Tickets.com). Ohio Theatre, Playhouse Square.
Roy Book Binder:
Tue., May 15, 7 p.m., $10. Nighttown.
Bow Wow/Crime Mob/Huey/Sammie/Jibbs:
WENZ 8th Birthday Bay, Mon., Aug. 27, 6 p.m., $38.50/$41.50 (LiveNation.com). Plain Dealer Pavilion at Nautica.
Wed., July 25, 9 p.m., $8. Beachland Tavern.
Benefit concert featuring the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Yacub Addy, and Odadaa. Mon., June 18, 7 p.m., PlayHouseSquare.org. Allen Theatre.
Sun., May 20, 7 p.m. Peabody's.
Dream Theater/Into Eternity/Redemption:
Sat., Aug. 11, $20-$47.50 (LiveNation.com). Plain Dealer Pavilion at Nautica.
Ramblin' Jack Elliott/Devil in Woodpile:
Fri., July 6, 8 p.m., $15 ADV/$17 DOS. Beachland Ballroom.
Joe Firstman/Brian Wright & the Waco Tragedies:
Cambridge Room, Tue., June 5, 9 p.m., $10. House of Blues.
Goo Goo Dolls/Lifehouse:
Tue., Aug. 28, 7 p.m., $39.50 (LiveNation.com). Plain Dealer Pavilion at Nautica.
Sat., June 30, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Japanese Car Crash/Missile Command/Heavy Armor Division
(featuring Michael Render): Sat., May 19, 8:30 p.m., $7, 21 and over/$9, 18-20. The Symposium.
The Killers of Comedy:
Beetlejuice/Reverend Bob Levy/Sal the Stockbroker/Yucko the Clown/Shuli: Sat., Sept. 29, 9 p.m., $25-$50 (Ticketweb.com). Agora Theatre.
Kottonmouth Kings/Tech N9ne/Subnoize Souljaz/Critical Bill:
Sat., Aug. 4, 7 p.m. Agora Theatre.
Thu., Aug. 9, 8 p.m., $25-$59.50 (LiveNation.com). Plain Dealer Pavilion at Nautica.
Tue., July 10, 7 p.m., $26.50-$60 (Limited time only, GA four-pack $79) (LiveNation.com). Blossom Music Center.
Darrell Nulisch Blues Band:
Fri., June 15, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
O'2L CD release:
Sat., July 14. The Winchester.
Sun., Aug. 5, 7:30 p.m., $30 ADV/$32.50 DOS (LiveNation.com). Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Featuring Ozzy, Lamb of God, Hatebreed, Lordi, Behemoth, Mondo Generator, Nile, Ankla, Circus Diablo, 3 Inches of Blood, Daath, Chthonic, and In This Moment. Tickets free, details available at OzzFest.com. Wed., Aug. 8. Germain Amphitheater, Columbus (no Cleveland date).
Fri., June 29, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Roomful of Blues:
Fri., July 20, 9 p.m., $15. Wilbert's.
Jami Ross/the Carsons:
Thu., June 21, 9 p.m., $10. House of Blues.
As seen in Comedy Central's Insomniac tour, Sat., June 30, 9 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. Beachland Ballroom.
Sounds of the Underground:
Now featuring Shadows Fall, Gwar, Chimaira, Mushroomhead, Every Time I Die, Job for a Cowboy, Necro, Darkest Hour, Amon Amarth, Acacia Strain, the Devil Wears Prada, Heavy Heavy Low Low, the Number 12 Looks Like You, Goatwhore, This is Hell, and 2 Cents. Sat., July 21. Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Sun., June 17, 7 p.m., $26. House of Blues.
Fri., Aug. 3, 6 p.m., $39.50 (LiveNation.com). Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Voluntary Mother Earth (Japan):
Fri., May 18. Phantasy Nite Club.
Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd tribute):
Recreating 1975 Wish You Were Here tour, including Dark Side of the Moon in its entirety. Sat., July 28, 8 p.m., $19,50-$30 (four GA seats $60, limited time only) (LiveNation.com). Plain Dealer Pavilion at Nautica.
The Wiyos/Woody Pines & the Lonesome Two:
Tue., July 24, 8 p.m., $10. Beachland Tavern.
Hellogoodbye/Boys Like Girls/the Rocket Summer:
Fri., May 11. House of Blues.
Michale Graves (ex-Misfits)/Sappy Bell/Creepshow 1977/Rockabye Ransom:
Fri., May 11. Hi-Fi Concert Club.
-- D.X. Ferris