Seventy-six new shows this week, from American Idols Live to Led Zep tribute Zoso. And apparently Sisqo -- the “Thong Song” dude with the platinum hair (and records) -- is still around. Who knew?
Read on for a full rundown. – D.X. Ferris
Everlast : Fri., July 18. Peabody's.
Maroon 5/Counting Crows: Tue., Aug. 26 (Ticketmaster or LiveNation.com). Blossom Music Center.
Raven Symone's Pajama Party Concert, with Mitchel Musso, B5, and Clique Girlz: Thu., May 29. Wolstein Center at CSU.
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American Idols Live: Scheduled to appear: David Archuleeta, Chikezie, David Cook, Jason Castro, Kristy Lee Cook, Michael Johns, Ramiele Malubay, Syesha Mercado, Carly Smithson, and Brooke White, Thu., Sept. 4, 7 p.m., $37.50-$66.50 (Ticketmaster). Wolstein Center at CSU.
Birdhouse Gourds: Fri., Aug. 1, 9 p.m. The Winchester.
Eef barzelay (of Clem Snide): Thu., June 26. Beachland.
Big Time Entertainment: Sat., June 14, 8 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Black Angels/the Warlocks: Ballroom, Wed., June 25, 9 p.m., $12. Beachland.
Boys Like Girls/GoodCharlotte/Metro Station/the Maine: Fri., Aug. 8, 7 p.m., $25 (LiveNation.com or Ticketmaster). Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Breaker/Manimals: 7 p.m., $10 (all ages), Sat., June 14. Jigsaw Saloon and Stage.
The Bridge/Colin John: Thu., June 26, 8 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Broken Road (Rascal Flatts tribute)/Captain Fantastic (Elton John tribute)/52nd St. (Billy Joel tribute): Fri., June 6. Rockin' on the River.
Cute Is What We Aim For: Fri., Aug. 15, 6 p.m., $12. Grog Shop.
Cabinet/the Moneynotes: Ballroom, Thu., July 3, 8 p.m., $7. Beachland.
Circa 1939: Sun., June 22, 7 p.m., $15. Nighttown.
Coldplay: Sun., July 6, 7:30 p.m., $49.50-$89.50 (LiveNation.com or Ticketmaster). Quicken Loans Arena.
Anat Cohen Trio: Sat., June 21, 8 p.m., $20. Nighttown.
Col. Bruce & the Quark Alliance: Thu., Aug. 28, 8 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Ferry Corsen/Anthony Attalla: Fri., May 23, $22 GA/$26 VIP. Metropolis.
Cryptacize/Trouble Books: Tavern, Sun., June 8, 8 p.m., $6. Beachland.
Dance Gavin Dance/A Static Lullaby/Four Letter Lie/Secret & Whisper/Lower Definition: Ballroom, Wed., Aug. 6, 7 p.m., $12. Agora.
Daughters/Cheap Tragedies/Tanked: Late show, Wed., May 28, 10 p.m., $8. Grog Shop.
Delta Highway: Thu., July 3, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Draw the Line (Aerosmith tribute)/U2 Incident (U2 tribute): Fri., June 20. Rockin' on the River.
Dru Hill/Sisqo: Sat., Aug. 16. Voinovich Park.
Eddie & the Hotrods: Taver, Wed., Aug. 6, 9 p.m., $15. Beachland.
Emarosa/Take the Crown/Lower Definition/Jamie's Elsewhere/Dead & Divine: Ballroom, Fri., June 20, 7:30 p.m., $10. Agora.
Endless Blockade/Apt. 213/X-Brainiax/Fistula: Tue., May 27, 9 p.m. Now That's Class.
Alejandro Escovedo: Tue., June 10, 8:30 p.m., $18 ADV/$20 DOS. Beachland.
Farandole: Cleveland Youth Orchestra and Progressive Arts Alliance's classical celebration of hip-hop, with GrandMixer DXT and others, Fri., May 23, 7:30 p.m., $29.50. Wolstein Center at CSU.
The Field/DJ Plasticfx: Tue., June 3, 9 p.m., $10. Grog Shop.
Ari Hest/Mike Genovese: Tavern, Sun., June 22, 8 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. Beachland.
John Lee Hooker: Thu., June 12, 9 p.m., $10 ADV/$12 DOS. The Brothers Lounge.
Murphy's Law/the Jonbenet: Tue., June 3, 7 p.m., $10 ADV/$12DOS. Pirate's Cove.
Jones for Revival/Papadosio: Fri., June 6, 9 p.m., $6. Wilbert's.
Half Pint Jones: Fri., Aug. 15, 9 p.m., $7. Wilbert's.
Kidz Bop Live: Sat., July 19, 5 p.m., $22.50-$32.50 (Ticketmaster). Lakewood Civic Auditorium.
Sonny Landreth: Sun., June 29. Beachland.
Doug MacLeod: Fri., Sept. 26, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Linda McRae: Fri., June 20, 9 p.m., $6. Wilbert's.
Carlos Mencia: Thu., Nov. 13, 7:30 p.m., $45 (LiveNation.com or Ticketmaster). State Theatre.
Mirrors: Tavern, Sat., July 19, 9 p.m., $8. Beachland.
Tony Monaco Trio: Fri., June 13, 9 p.m., $20. Nighttown.
Morgan Heritage: Sun., July 6. Peabody's.
Mushroomhead: Late show. $15 ADV/$18 DOS, Sat., June 7. The Cove.
Nelson Ledges Quarry Park Summer Kick-Off Weekend: Friday features One Under. Saturday features Badfish (Sublime tribute). Other acts include Passafire, Carlos Jones & the PLUS Band, the Wekrs, Tropidelic, John Wayne & the Pain, Mystic Rebel, the Station, Drop Notion, KB & the Riptides, Rachel Roberts, and Scotty Don't (Badfish side project), Fri., May 30; Sat., May 31; Sun., June 1, $45, Friday through Sunday/$35, Saturday through Sunday. Nelson Ledges Quarry Park.
The Nighthawks: Sat., July 19, 9 p.m., $12. Wilbert's.
1997/Powerspace/Trillit: Ballroom, Wed., May 28, 7 p.m., $8. Agora.
Keri Noble: Tavern, Tue., July 15, 8:30 p.m., $10. Beachland.
Psyopus/War From A Harlot's Mouth/Fuck the Facts: Sat., June 21, 7 p.m. Pirate's Cove.
Reverend Raven & His Chain Smoking Altar Boys: Wed., May 21, 8 p.m. Savannah Bar & Grille.
Bobby Lee Rogers & the Code Talkers: Fri., Aug. 22, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Rubber City Rebels/Teacher's Pet/Hammer Damage: Tavern, Fri., Aug. 22, 9 p.m., $10. Beachland.
RX Bandits/Portugal the Man: Tue., Aug. 5, 7 p.m., $12 ADV/$14 DOS. Grog Shop.
Satisfaction (Stones tribute)/Hooked on Tonics: Fri., May 30. Rockin' on the River.
Tony Scherr, with Anton Fier (ex-Goldern Palominos, Pere Ubu)/the Kidney Brothers: Tavern, $8. Beachland.
She Swings She Sways: Thu., Aug. 14, 8 p.m., $6. Wilbert's.
Gina Sicilia/Blues Drivers: Fri., June 27, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Alex Skolnick Trio (Testament guitarist plays jazz, fusion, and rock adaptations): Fri., Sept. 5, 9 p.m., $10. Wilbert's.
Stroke 9: Fri., June 20, 9:30 p.m., $15 ADV/$20 DOS. The Brothers Lounge.
Third Day/Switchfoot/Robert Randolph & the Family Band/Jars of Clay: Portion of ticket sales benefits Habitat for Humanity, Thu., Sept. 11, 6 p.m., $25-$55/four-pack lawn tickets $59. Blossom Music Center.
Times New Viking/Raven/Mike Rep & the Quotas/Puffy Aereolas: Tavern, Sat., Aug. 23, 9 p.m., $10. Beachland.
Troubadours of Divine Bliss CD release/the Elderly Brothers: Thu., May 29, 8 p.m., $6. Wilbert's.
Vicious Cycle (Skynyrd tribute)/the Juke Hounds: Bike night, Fri., June 27. Rockin' on the River.
Virginia Coalition/the Alternative Routes/Rex Moroux: Ballroom, Sat., July 12, 9 p.m., $12. Beachland.
The Werks: Fri., June 27, 9 p.m., $6. Wilbert's.
Widespread Panic: Fri., July 18, 7 p.m., $33.50 (LiveNation.com or Ticketmaster). Time Warner Cable Amphitheater at Tower City.
Young Jeezy: Theater, Sun., May 25, 7 p.m., VIP tickets $75-$100 (GA $35). Agora.
Zoso (Zeppelin tribute)/Bargain (Who tribute): Free admission, Fri., May 23. Rockin' on the River.
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