This week, 39 new shows. Spicy blues from C.J. Chenier. INXS return with some new guy on vocals. Seminal pop-punk from the reunited Smoking Popes. Summertime soul from Macy Gray. Metal, Vegas-style, from Avenger of Blood. Totally killer metal from Pig Destroyer. And the return of Donny Osmond...
MONDAY JUNE 26 AND TUESDAY JUNE 27:
Chuchito Valdes:<@$p> 7 p.m., $25. Nighttown, 12387 Cedar Road, Cleveland.
NEW DATE: WEDS. JUNE 27
The Minus Story/Old Canes (ex-Appleseed Cast)/His Hideous Heart:<@$p> NEW DATE. 9 p.m., $8. Grog Shop, 2785 Euclid Hts. Blvd.
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Avenger of Blood/Merciless Death/Devastator:
Fri., Aug. 31, 9 p.m. Jigsaw Saloon and Stage.
Sun., Aug. 12, 8 p.m. Jigsaw Saloon and Stage.
C.J. Chenier & the Red Hot Louisiana Band:
Thu., Aug. 9, 8:30 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. Wilbert's.
Sun., July 1, 7 p.m., $15. Nighttown.
George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic:
Thu., Sept. 13, 8 p.m., $29.50. House of Blues.
John Digweed/Anthony Attalla:
Fri., Aug. 3, 7 p.m., $20 ADV/$25 DOS (WanTickets.com or Grand Pooba's), 18+. Cyrus.
At Thrill, Thu., June 28. Ultra.
Thu., Dec. 13, 7:30 p.m., $10-$50 (PlayHouseSqaure.org). Palace Theatre.
Wed., Sept. 26, 7 p.m., $17 ADV/$20 DOS. Peabody's.
Rascal Flatts/Jason Aldean:
Sat., July 21, 8 p.m., $67/$37 tickets now available (LiveNation.com). Quicken Loans Arena.
Gavin Hardkiss/I-Cue/Matt Satcks/Dew Bee/Zacharia & Brandon Harter/Ras-I-Free/Jason Sonte/Honeypot:
Official Family Affair pre-party, featuring others, Sat., June 23, 8 p.m., $10 ADV/$20 DOS/$50 includes admission to Family Affair. Agora Ballroom.
(members of Karate, Mice Parade, and HIM): Sun., Aug. 12, 9 p.m., $8. Beachland Tavern.
Macy Gray/Brand New Heavies:
Mon., Sept. 3, 5 p.m., $32.50 (LiveNation.com). Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Will Hoge/Terry Anderson & the Olympic Ass Kickin' Team (of the Yayhoos)/Redwater Rojo:
Fri., June 29, 9 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. Beachland Ballroom.
Fri., Aug. 31, 7 p.m., $39.50 (LiveNation.com). Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Jesse Lacey/Kevin Devine/Grace Read:
Thu., Aug. 9, 9 p.m., $12. Grog Shop.
Sat., July 28, 9 p.m., $12 ADV/$15 DOS. Grog Shop.
Cambridge Room, Wed., July 18, 9 p.m., $10. House of Blues.
National Record Show:
Featuring performances by Dennis Dunaway (Alice Cooper band), Joe Bouchard (Blue Oyster Cult), and Deadbeat Poets (featuring Stiv Bators Band's Blue Ash). Free, time TBA, Sat., Aug. 4 and Sun., Aug. 5. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum.
Natives of the New Dawn:
Wed., July 25. Peabody's.
One AM Radio/Lymbyc Systym/Montag:
Wed., Aug. 29, 9 p.m., $5. Grog Shop.
Sun., Sept. 2, 8 p.m., $35 (LiveNation.com). Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Pig Destroyer/Total Fucking Destruction/Plague Bringer/If He Dies He Dies/Solipsist:
Thu., July 26, 7 p.m. Peabody's.
Pink Reason/Little Claw/Homo Stupids/the Pages:
Mon., Sept. 3. Now That's Class.
The Regulations (Sweden):
Sat., Aug. 11. Now That's Class.
(celebrating Wall of Voodoo's Call of the West: Tue., Aug. 7, 8 p.m., $18. Beachland Ballroom.
Eric Roberson/Keite Young:
Fri., July 20, 10 p.m., $15 ADV/$17.50 DOS. Beachland Ballroom.
Tue., June 26, 8 p.m., no cover. Fat Fish Blue.
Silversun Pickups/Sea Wolf:
Tue., Aug. 7, 9 p.m., $16. Agora Ballroom.
The Smoking Popes/You Am I:
Sat., July 28, 9 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. Beachland Ballroom.
Fri., July 13. Touch Supper Club.
Sat., July 14, 7:30 p.m., $12 ADV/$15 DOS. Uncle Waldo's Coffee House.
Third Eye Blind:
Sat., July 28, 7 p.m., $26.50. House of Blues.
Ugly Rebellion (Zappa tribute)/Dub Town:
Sun., July 22, 9:30 p.m. Phantasy Nite Club.
Wed., July 18, 9 p.m., $7. Grog Shop.
Sun., July 29, 9 p.m., $10. Grog Shop.
Boo Williams/Encyclopedia Brown:
Fri., June 29. Touch Supper Club.
Sun., July 1, 7 p.m., $7. Beachland Ballroom.
At End of Summer Fest, Sat., Aug. 4. Peabody's.
Kelly Clarkson/Mat Kearny:<@$p> Sun., Aug. 12. Quicken Loans Arena.