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, (614) 461-LIVE

Upcoming: Bosnian Rainbows, July 21; Little Hurricane, July 23; Emmure with Born of Osiris, City in the Sea, July 25; San Cisco, July 26; Legion, July 27; The Virginmarys with American Fangs, Cliffs, July 28; The Weeks, July 30; Fight of Flight, Aug. 1


2621 Vine St., Cincinnati, (513) 872-8801

Recently announced: Yellowcard, Sept. 12

Upcoming: Bruce in the USA, July 19; Ten - Pearl Jam Tribute Band, July 20; Theory of a Deadman, July 24

Columbus Bicentennial Pavilion

160 S. High St., Columbus, (614) 228-8600

Upcoming: The Music of Queen, July 20

Fraze Pavilion

695 Lincoln Park Blvd., Kettering, (800) 514-3849

Upcoming: John Waite with Stranger, July 19; Hunter Hayes with The Henningsens (SOLD OUT), July 23; Steely Dan with Deep Blue Organ Trio, July 24; Brian Wilson with Al Jardine and David Marks, July 25; Alabama, July 26; Swamp Romp with Al Berard Family Band, Corey Ledet & His Zydeco Band, Lost Bayou Ramblers and Terrance Simien (FREE), July 27; Steve Martin & the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell, July 28; Gordon Lightfoot, July 30; Miami Valley Youth & Teen Talent Show (FREE), July 31; Ted Nugent with Tesla, Aug. 3; WTUE-FM’s “Breakfast With the Beatles.” (FREE), Aug. 4; Street Corner Symphony with special guests Eleventh Hour, Aug. 6; Happy Together Tour with The Turtles featuring Flo & Eddie, Gary Puckett, Mark Lindsey and others, Aug. 7; Sail Rock 2013 featuring Christopher Cross, Orleans, Gary Wright and others, Aug. 8; The Official Blues Brothers Revue, Aug. 9; Festival of the Vine featuring BWB (Rick Braun, Kirk Whalum & Norman Brown) and the Summer of Soul featuring Jonathan Butler, Sheila E and Elan Troutman, Aug. 10; Art on the Commons (FREE), Aug. 11; Josh Groban (SOLD OUT), Aug. 13; Staying’s Alive: Bee Gees Tribute, Aug. 17; Bacon Fest featuring Ten Years After, Edgar Winter Band, Canned Heat, Rick Derringer and Pat Travers, Aug. 18; Toto with special guest Dave Mason, Aug. 21; Tony Bennett, Aug. 25; Motel Beds, Aug. 27; The Taste, Aug. 29


132 S. Jefferson St., Dayton, (937) 228-8414

Upcoming: Old Skool Groove Night, July 19; Miss Lissa and Company, July 26

The Greene Town Center

51 Plum St., Beavercreek, (937) 490-4990

Upcoming: Sister Hazel (FREE), July 25

Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati

1000 Broadway St., Cincinnati, (513) 252-0777

Recently announced: Weezer, Sept. 20; Jane’s Addiction, Aug. 25; Doobie Brothers, Aug. 31

Upcoming: Willie Nelson, July 19; Under the Sun Tour with Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms and others, July 25; Gladys Knight and the O’Jays, Aug. 17; Chicago, Aug. 23; Jane’s Addiction, Aug. 25; The Doobie Brothers, Aug. 31; Darius Rucker, Sept. 14

Indian Creek Tavern

6206 Main Street, Oxford, (513) 756-9400

Recently announced: Bret Michaels, Aug. 10

J.D. Legends

85 Millard Drive, Franklin, (937) 746-4950

Recently announced: David Allen Coe, July 20; Merle Haggard, Sept. 5

Upcoming: Matt Mason, July 27; The Charlie Daniels Band, Aug. 3; Aaron Lewis, Aug. 24

Jerome Schottenstein Center’s Value City Arena

555 Borror Drive, Columbus, (800) 273-6201

Recently announced: Drake with Miguel + Future, Oct. 15

Upcoming: NKOTB, Aug. 3; Big Time Rush and Victoria Justice, Aug. 6; American Idol Live!, Aug. 29

Legend Valley

7585 Kindle Road Thornville, (740) 323-1485

Upcoming: All Good Music Festival with Further featuring Phil Lesh and Bob Weir, Pretty Lights, Primus, STS9, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals and others, July 18-21; Werk Out Festival, Sept. 12-14

Lifestyle Communities Pavilion

405 Neil Ave., Columbus, (614) 461-LIVE (5483), ext. 101

Upcoming: Melissa Etheridge, July 19; The Black Crowes & Tedeschi Trucks Band, July 24; One Republic, July 25; Under the Sun tour with Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms and others, July 26; Gogol Bordello, July 30; Ted Nugent, Aug. 1; The Killers, Aug. 6; Rob Zombie, Aug. 9: Sarkodie, Aug. 23; Adam Ant, Aug. 26

Madison Theater

728 Madison Ave., Covington, Ky.; (937) 491-2444

Recently announced: Drive-By Truckers, Nov. 8

Upcoming: Revelation Trail, July 25; Hinder, Aug. 11; Adam Ant, Aug. 24

Nationwide Arena

200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, (614) 246-3199

Upcoming: Blake Shelton, Sept. 20

Newport Music Hall

1722 N. High St., Columbus, (614) 294-7371

Recently announced: Drive-By Truckers with Old 97’s, Nov. 6

Upcoming: The Used, July 20; Gogol Bordello, July 30; The Mowgli’s with Terraplane Sun, Aug. 1

Paul Brown Stadium

One Paul Brown Stadium, Cincinnati

Recently announced: Macy’s Music Festival featuring Jill Scott, Charlie Wilson, Bootsy Collins, R. Kelly, Fantasia and Morris Day and the Time, July 26

Preble County Historical Center

7693 Swartsel Road, Eaton, (937) 787-4256

Recently announced: Confederate Railroad, July 14

Riverbend Music Center

6295 Kellogg Ave., Cincinnati, (513) 232-6220

Upcoming: Ian Anderson, July 20; Radio Romance Tour featuring Garrison Keillor, July 21; Daughtry and 3 Doors Down with Halestorm, July 23; Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd, July 24; Heart with Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience, July 27; Black Shelton with Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer, July 28; Vans Warped Tour with Hawthorne Heights, Forever the Sickest Kids, Man Overboard and more, July 30; Maroon 5 with Kelly Clarkson, Aug. 4; America’s Most Wanted Festival with Lil’ Wayne, T.I. and 2 Chainz, Aug. 6; Backstreet Boys with DJ Pauly D and Jesse McCartney, Aug. 9; Under the Influence of Music Tour with Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky, B.o.B. and others, Aug. 11; Peter Frampton and B.B. King with Sony Landreth and Dave Hidalgo, Aug. 14; Jason Aldean with Jake Owen and Thomas Rhett, Aug. 15; George Thorogood & the Destroyers and Buddy Guy, Aug. 16; The Goat Rodeo Sessions featuring Yo-Yo Ma, Stuart Duncan, Edgar Meyer and Chris Thile, Aug. 20; Kid Rock with Uncle Kracker and ZZ Top, Aug. 28; Rascal Flatts with The Band Perry and Cassadee Pope, Sept. 5

Taft Theatre

317 E. Fifth St., Cincinnati, (513) 721-8883

Recently announced: Widespread Panic, Sept. 22

Upcoming: Terry Fator, July 19; Bosnian Rainbows, July 23; Grizzly Bear, Aug. 2

Troy Memorial Stadium

151 E. Stauton Road, Troy

Upcoming: Mumford and Sons Gentlemen of the Road Stopover featuring Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Old Crow Medicine Show, The Vaccines, Half Moon Run, Those Darlins, Willy Mason, and Bear’s Den, Aug. 30-31

U.S. Bank Arena

100 Broadway, Cincinnati, (513) 421-4111

Recently announced: Rock Allegiance Tour featuring Volbeat, Him, Aug. 25

Upcoming: Big Time Rush and Victoria Justice, Aug. 7

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