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Concert announcements: Artists coming to the area


Tickets are on sale at the individual venues and all Ticketmaster outlets, except where noted.

The Basement

391 Neil Ave., Columbus

www.promowestlive.com, 614-461-LIVE (5483)

Recently announced: The Features, June 18

Upcoming: Little Hurricane, May 10; Stu Larsen, May 13; Matrimony, May 16; Rixton, May 17; Mirah, May 19; Chad VanGaalen, May 20

Bogart’s

2621 Vine St., Cincinnati

www.bogarts.com, 513-872-8801

Recently announced: Sleigh Bells, June 17

Upcoming: Tracy Morgan, May 10; Queensryche, May 14; Manchester Orchestra, May 17

Canal Public House

308 E. First St., Dayton

www.canalpublichouse.com, 937-461-9343

Upcoming: Shrug, May 9; Brat Curse, May 10

Columbus Crew Stadium

One Black & Gold Boulevard, Columbus

www.crewstadium.com; 614-447-2739

Recently announced: Rock on the Range 2014 with Guns N Roses, Avenged Sevenfold, Kid Rock, Five Finger Death Pubch, Slayer, Staind, Motorhead, Seether, Chevelle, Alter Bridge, Black Label Society, Mastodon, Killswitch Engage, Bring Me the Horizon, Theory of a Deadman, Down, Black Stone Cherry and others, May 16-18

Fraze Pavilion

695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering

www.fraze.com, 800-514-3849

Recently announced: Mix 107.7 SummerFest 16/REPLAY America — The Ultimate 80s Festival: The Go-Go’s, Patty Smyth, Martha Davis and the Motels, Cutting Crew and Naked Eyes featuring Pete Byrne, July 13; Hot Chelle Rae and New Hollow, Aug. 16; Bacon Fest 2014, Aug. 17

Upcoming: Il Divo, June 1

Gilly’s

132 S. Jefferson St., Dayton

www.gillysjazz.com, 937-228-8414

Upcoming: Stan Daniels Band, May 9; Wotherspoon-Kesseling-Carney, May 10

Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati

1000 Broadway St., Cincinnati

www.horseshoecincinnati.com, 513-252-0777

Recently announced: American Idol, July 3

Upcoming: Alice In Chains, May 17; Styx, Foreigner and Don Felder, June 5

Jerome Schottenstein Center’s Value City Arena

555 Borror Drive, Columbus

www.schottensteincenter.com, 800-273-6201

Recently announced: Michael Bublé, July 26

Upcoming: Willie Nelson and Alison Krauss and Union Station, May 14

Legend Valley

7585 Kindle Rd. Thornville

www.legendvalley.net, 740-323-1485

Upcoming: Dark Star Jubilee Music Festival featuring Dark Star Orchestra, Yonder Mountain String Band, Keller Williams and others, May 23-25

Lifestyle Communities Pavilion

405 Neil Ave., Columbus

www.promowestlive.com, 614-461-LIVE (5483), ext. 101

Recently announced: CHVRCHES, June 10; Broken Bells, June 19

Upcoming: The Wanted, May 14; Bastille, May 27; B.B.King, May 28

Newport Music Hall

1722 N. High St., Columbus

www.promowestlive.com, 614-294-7371

Recently announced: Wild Cub, June 25

Upcoming: Against Me!, May 13; Chiodos, May 20

Palace Theater

34 W. Broad St., Columbus

www.capa.com, 614-569-0939

Recently announced: Steely Dan, Aug. 13

Upcoming: Celtic Woman, May 11; Eddie Izzard, May 29; Il Divo, May 31

Riverbend Music Center

6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati

www.riverbend.org, 513-232-6220

Recently announced: Fifth Harmony with Before you Exit, June 27; Aerosmith with Slash, July 22; Jim Brickman with Anne Cochran, Tracy Silverman and Ben Utecht, Aug. 1; Luke Bryan, Aug. 23 and 24; Rascal Flatts with Sheryl Crow and Gloriana, Sept. 5; Dierks Bentley with Chris Young and Chase Rice, Sept. 25

Upcoming: Daryl Hall and John Oates, May 11; Lady Antebellum with Billy Currington and Joe Nichols, May 30

Riverscape MetroPark

111 E. Monument St., Dayton

www.metroparks.org, 937-275-PARK (7275)

Upcoming: Ryan and Brian, Blue Caboose, The Repeating Arms, May 9; Blue Moon Soup, Sawgrass, June 6

Taft Theatre

317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati

tafttheatre.org, 513-721-8883

Recently announced: Man or Astroman?, Sept. 3

Upcoming: Kathleen Madigan May 15; Guided by Voices, May 16; Of Montreal May 17; Trey Anastasio Band, May 24; Conor Oberst, May 27

U.S. Bank Arena

100 Broadway, Cincinnati

www.usbankarena.com, 513-421-4111

Recently announced: Austin Mahone, Aug. 27

Upcoming: Mike Epps, May 9

Victoria Theater

138 N. Main St., Dayton

www.victoriatheater.com

Recently announced: Mark Lowry, May 16

20th Century Theatre

3021 Madison Road, Cincinnati

www.the20thcenturytheatre.com, 513-731-8000

Upcoming: Rodney Crowell, May 15; Grieves, May 21



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