Also: Insane Clown Posse, Lionize and a Breathe Carolina/The Ready Set double bill.


Clarence Bucaro

As if the wealth of cool concerts we already unveiled to you this week wasn't enough, here are six more shows that might perk your ears or your eyebrows.

Clarence Bucaro
When: 8:30 p.m. Thursday, April 26
Where: Rumba Cafe, 2507 Summit St., Campus
Why: Because this old-school folk rocker in the Van Morrison vein is the real deal. Sorry for the late notice. (buy $8 tickets)

Breathe Carolina & The Ready Set
Openers: Ashland High, Matt Toka, It Boys!
When: 6 p.m. Thursday, April 26
Where: Newport Music Hall, 1722 N. High St.
Why: Because you intend to be young forever and you're only gettin' started. (more info)

Oberhofer
Openers: Young Man
When: 7 p.m. Sunday, April 29
Where: The Basement, 391 Neil Ave., Arena District
Why: Because Brad Oberhofer is a seriously intriguing talent in the increasingly electronic-infused indie rock landscape. (more info)

Insane Clown Posse
When: 7 p.m. Saturday, April 28
Where: Newport Music Hall, 1722 N. High St., Campus
Why: You are a juggalo, or you take a keen interest in juggalos. (more info)

The Wombats
Openers: Static Jacks, Flagship
When: 7 p.m. Saturday, April 28
Where: A&R Music Bar, 391 Neil Ave., Arena District
Why: Because you missed these life-affirming Liverpudlians when they rolled through in November - or because you loved that show so dearly. (more info)

Lionize
Openers: Red Sun, Brujas del Sol
When: 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 2
Where: Kobo, 2590 N. High St., Campus
Why: Because if a reggae rock band hits hard enough to tour with Clutch (as Lionize will this summer), they must be worth a listen. (buy $8 tickets)