This Just In: Concert Announcements


This week, 64 -- count ‘em, 64 -- new shows, from Cheap Trick to Scene’s own Music Festival, which is cheap, but no trick. Something for everybody, from Patti Smith’s punk poetry to Sum 41’s punk pop. Plenty of jazz, too. And more Celtic bands than you can shake a shillelagh at. SOLD OUT Interpol/Calla: Monday, June 23, 7 p.m., House of Blues. CANCELED Dios/the Muttering Retreats: Fri., Aug. 3. Grog Shop. THIS WEEK: Ingenuity Festival: Art and music festival, at various downtown Cleveland venues. Thursday July 19-Sunday July 22. Visit for full schedule. Cleveland Irish Cultural Festival: Thursday, July 19 through Sunday, July 22. Featuring multiple performances by the Prodigals, Gaelic Storm, Seven Nations, Dublin City Ramblers, John McDermott, Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul, Brace Yourself Bridget, Cherish the Ladies, Carton, Brigid’s Cross, the Irish Sopranos, New Barleycorn, and many others. Visit for full schedule. Berea Fairgrounds, 164 Eastland Rd., Berea, 216-251-1711. FRIDAY JULY 20 Grandmaster Flash: At Ingenuity Festival main stage, E. 14th and Euclid Ave., 10 p.m., $5. Downtown. SATURDAY JULY 21. Tracy Thomas and Ryan Humbert CD release party: Tangier Cabaret, 532 E. Market St., Akron, 800-TANGIER. UPCOMING: Mose Allison: Thu., Sept. 6; Fri., Sept. 7, two shows nightly: 8 and 10 p.m., $25. Nighttown. Back in Black (AC/DC tribute): Fri., Aug. 17, 8 p.m., $10. House of Blues. Brokeback/David Daniell/Moth Fight/Giants of Gender: Thu., July 26, 9 p.m., $7. Parish Hall. Brandi Carlile/A Fine Frenzy: Wed., Oct. 10, 7 p.m., $18.50. House of Blues. Cheap Trick/Mo' Shambo/Michael Peterson/Southside Johnny & the Asbury Jukes: 8 p.m. With music all day. At Rock N Resort Music Festival. One-day tickets $20 (ages 6-12)/$40 (adult). Three-day passes $50 (6-12)/$100 (adult)/$175 (VIP), Sat., July 28. Clay's Park Resort, Canal Fulton. The Clumsy Lovers: Thu., Sept. 27, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's. Richie Cole/Greg Abate Quintet: Sun., Sept. 16, 7 p.m., $20. Nighttown. Dave Matthews Tribute Band: Sat., July 28, 9 p.m., $8. Wilbert's. Glenn Davis Quartet: Sun., Aug. 26, 7 p.m., $10. Nighttown. Sammy DeLeon/Jackie Warren Latin Jazz Quintet: Thu., Aug. 16, 8 p.m., $10. Nighttown. The Devil Wears Prada CD release/Cool Hand Luke/Beyond Their Eyes/Outrun the Gun: Mon., Aug. 20, 6:30 p.m., $12. Lime Spider. DEVOtional 2007: Devo convention featuring collectors, vendors, tribute bands, and more. Including Spudboy and Poopy Necroponde's Tater Blaster, Sat., Aug. 25, noon. Beachland Ballroom. Ekoostik Hookah: Fri., Nov. 23, 8 p.m., $16. House of Blues. Ace Enders (the Early November)/Pete Nischt: Wed., Aug. 22, 7 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. Grog Shop. Final Cut/Gravity Euphoric/Beyond Hope: Wed., Aug. 15, 8 p.m., $15. Agora Ballroom. Floetry Remixed/Emily King: Thu., Aug. 23, 8 p.m., $22. House of Blues. Alvin Frazier: Sat., Aug. 11, 9 p.m., $15. Nighttown. Goodbye Tomorrow: Tue., Aug. 7, 8 p.m., $7. Lime Spider. Grand Buffet: Sat., Aug. 18, 9 p.m., $7. Beachland Tavern. Eddie Griffin: Fri., Aug. 17, 8 & 10 p.m.; Sat., Aug. 18, 7:15, 9:30 & 10:30 p.m., $29. Improv. Sammy Hagar/the Other Half (Hagar, featuring Michael Anthony): Fri., Nov. 9, 7:30 p.m., $39.50/$49.50 (Ticketmaster). E.J. Thomas Hall. Hot Club of Detroit: Fri., Aug. 17, 8 p.m., $15. Nighttown. June/the Graduate/Another Found Self: Sat., Aug. 11, 7:30 p.m., $9. Agora Ballroom. Talib Kweli/DJ Chaps: Tue., Aug. 28, 8 p.m., $20. House of Blues. Machine Head/Arch Enemy/Throwdown/Sanctity: Mon., Oct. 1, 6:30 p.m., $20. House of Blues. Janiva Magness: Tue., Aug. 14, 8:30 p.m., $10. Fat Fish Blue. Frank Marino & Mahogany Rush: Fri., July 27, 8 p.m., $16. House of Blues. Ryan Montbleau Band: Wed., Sept. 5, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's. New Bomb Turks/Beret/Sappy Bell: 6 p.m., no cover. Part of the Rock Hall's Punk Rock Holocaust Day, with music films inside, no cover: Saving CBGB's (1 p.m.), Get Thrashed (thrash metal documentary, 3 p.m.), and Punk Rock Holocaust 2 (5:30 p.m.). Wed., Aug. 15. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. 1964 (Beatles tribute): Fri., Sept. 28, 7:30 p.m., $10-$27 ( Palace Theatre. Obituary/Alabama Thunderpussy/Full Blown Chaos/Hemlock: Thu., Sept. 20, 7 p.m. Peabody's. Ollabelle: Tue., Aug. 7, 7 p.m., $15. Nighttown. Joey Pavlovitch Trio, featuring Sara de Felice: Sun., Aug. 19, 7 p.m., $10. Nighttown. Glen Phillips (of Toad the Wet Sprocket): Sun., Oct. 7, 8 p.m., $20. Beachland Ballroom. Queen Latifah: Fri., Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m., $10-$45 ( Palace Theatre. Queensryche: Tue., Sept. 18, 7 p.m., $33.50. House of Blues. The Rack (Boston)/EGB/BlueCollarBand: Fri., Aug. 3, 9 p.m., $6. Wilbert's. Red Wanting Blue (acoustic): Fri., Sept. 7, 9 p.m., $15. House of Blues. REO Speedwagon/Paul Green School of Rock All-Stars/the New Rascals/Hip Kitty: 5 p.m. With music all day. At Rock N Resort Music Festival. One-day tickets $20 (ages 6-12)/$40 (adult). Three-day passes $50 (6-12)/$100 (adult)/$175 (VIP), Fri., July 27. Clay's Park Resort. Damien Rice: Tue., Sept. 11, 7:30 p.m., $10-$35 ( Allen Theatre. Wallace Roney Sextet: Sat., Aug. 18, two shows: 8 and 10 p.m., $20. Nighttown. Scene Music Festival (5 venues): Featuring Wake Hollywood (7 p.m.), Jack Fords (8), Lords of the Highway (9), Roger Hoover (10), Cory Branan (11), and Trendy (12), Thu., July 26, $5 festival pass, 21+ only. Bar Flyy. Scene Music Festival: Featuring Dohm (7:30 p.m.), Chris Allen (8:30), 1959 (9:30), Rosella (10:30), the Suede Brothers (11:30). Also, on second floor: Onit (10 p.m.), High Scarab (11), and William Russel (12), Thu., July 26, $5 festival pass, 21+ only. Blind Pig Speakeasy. Scene Music Festival: Featuring DJs Mick Boogie & Terry Urban (hip-hop, 7 p.m.), Gordon Robertson (8:40), Ryan Humbert Band (9:40), Disown (10:40), Coffinberry (11:40), and Drop Soma (12:40), Thu., July 26, $5 festival pass, 21+ only. Liquid/Fusion. Scene Music Festival: Featuring Johnny La Rock & Mush Mouth (7 p.m.), View From Everest (8), Whiskey Daredevils (9), Will Bowen (10), Copperfoot (11), and American Werewolves (12), Thu., July 26, $5 festival pass, 21+ only. Tequila Ranch. Scene Music Festival: Featuring Clouds Forming Crowns (7:20), Rambler 454 (8:20), American Rockstar (9:20), 4 Degrees by Sunday (10:20), and Return of Simple (11:20). Also, second floor: DJs Andre Leone (9 p.m.), Mike Filly (10), misterbradleyp (11), and Jugoe (12), Thu., July 26, $5 festival pass, 21+ only. Velvet Dog. Paul Green's School of Rock All-Stars: Sat., July 28, 8:30 p.m., $7. The Winchester. Shapes & Sizes/Yeasayer: Sat., Sept. 15, 9 p.m., $7. Beachland Tavern. Howie Smith-David Thomas-Bill Ransom Organ Trio: Sat., Aug. 25, 8 p.m., $10. Nighttown. Patti Smith: Live performance for CBS's The Early Show, 7-9 a.m., rain or shine, Fri., July 27, free. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and Museum. Rick Stone Trio: Wed., Aug. 29, 7 p.m., $10. Nighttown. Strung Out/Evergreen Terrace/I Am Ghost: Thu., Oct. 18, 8 p.m., $15. Agora Ballroom. Sum 41/Yellowcard/Amber Pacific/Monty are I: Sat., Sept. 15, 6 p.m., $20. House of Blues. Tegan & Sara/Northern State: Sun., Nov. 25, 7 p.m., $20. House of Blues. The Expendables/Authority Zero, and the Supervillains: Fri., Aug. 31, 8 p.m., $10. Agora Ballroom. George Thorogood/Any Colour You Like (Pink Floyd tribute)/Hell's House Band (AC/DC tribute)/Rebel Girl: 7 p.m. With music all day. At Rock N Resort Music Festival. One-day tickets $20 (ages 6-12)/$40 (adult). Three-day passes $50 (6-12)/$100 (adult)/$175 (VIP), Sun., July 29. Clay's Park Resort. Temar Underwood: Fri., Aug. 31, two shows: 8 and 10 p.m., $20. Nighttown. Valient Thorr/Too Moshi/Year Long Disaster: Wed., Aug. 29, 7 p.m. Peabody's. John Vanderslice: Wed., Oct. 3, 9 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. Grog Shop. Dolly Varden: Thu., Aug. 30, 9 p.m., $7. Beachland Tavern. Vibrators: Thu., Sept. 27. Now That's Class. White Rabbits: Mon., July 30. Beachland Ballroom. - D.X. Ferris


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