April 27-May 3 concerts + new shows on sale

A rundown of select concerts taking place this week (Journey, Alabama, Felice Brothers), plus recently announced shows

Joel Oliphint
Columbus Alive
Arnel Pineda, from left, Marco Mendoza, Jonathan Cain, and Neal Schon of the band Journey perform on day three of the Lollapalooza music festival on Saturday, July 31, 2021, at Grant Park in Chicago.

Editor's note: Although the citywide indoor mask mandate is no longer in effect, some artists and concert venues may still require masks and/or proof of vaccination (or a recent negative COVID test) for entry. It's best to check before you go.

On sale now:

Telekinetic Yeti at Ace of Cups on May 17

Spirit of the Bear at A&R Bar on June 9

Blacklite District at the Basement on June 14

Municipal Waste, Integrity, Bewitcher at Skully's on June 24

On sale Friday, April 29:

Action/Adventure, Palette Knife at Big Room Bar on June 2

Billy Howerdel (A Perfect Circle) at Newport Music Hall on June 29

Briston Maroney at Newport Music Hall on Sept. 16


Select concerts occurring April 27-May 3:

Wednesday, April 27

Biffy Clyro at Newport Music Hall


Thursday, April 28

The Felice Brothers at Natalie’s Grandview

Greet Death, Infant Island, Wasp Factory at Spacebar

Man on Man, Morgan Mecaskey at Rumba Cafe


Friday, April 29

Fizzed, Slow Glows, the Pools at Ruby Tuesday

Alabama at Schottenstein Center 

Pedro the Lion at Skully’s 

Fontaines D.C. at A&R Bar 

Brian Damage, Forever Strange, Boy Shorts at Natalie's Grandview

Lemon Twigs at Ace of Cups

Clever Space Pants at Cafe Bourbon St.

Michael Ray at the Bluestone


Saturday, April 30

Alex Cameron at SoupFest (Valley Dale)

Journey, Toto at the Schottenstein Center

Kevin Devine, Kississippi at A&R Bar

Weathers at Rumba Cafe

North by North, Forever Unknown, Hydrone at Natalie's Grandview

Mork Gryning, Arsantiqvam, The Noctambulant at Spacebar

Regas McDonald, Fluids, Black Swamp at Cafe Bourbon St.

Bill Toms & Hard Rain at Natalie's Worthington


Sunday, May 1

Pears at Big Room Bar


Monday, May 2

Anand Wilder of Yeasayer at Rumba Cafe

Molchat Doma at A&R Bar

CON, Secret Shame, Nox Novacula at Cafe Bourbon St.