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Concert announcements

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: Broncho, Nov. 9; A Lot Like Birds, Nov. 11; Sebadoh, Nov. 14; Stephen Kellogg, Nov. 15; Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band, Nov. 19


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

Upcoming: Steve Vai, Nov. 9; New Found Glory, Nov. 16; Taddy Porter and Jonathan Tyler and the Northern Lights, Nov. 20; The Dan Band, Nov. 22; Third Eye Blind, Nov. 23

Canal Street Tavern

308 E. First St., Dayton, (937) 461-9343

Upcoming: The Claudettes, Trey Stone and the Ringers, Authors and Audio, Nov. 9

Dayton Art Institute

456 Belmonte Park North; (937) 223-5277

Upcoming: Vectren Jazz & Beyond: Puzzle of Light, Nov. 14


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

Upcoming: Blackberry Winter, Nov. 9

Hobart Arena

255 Adams St., Troy, (937) 339-2911

Upcoming: Zoso, Nov. 8; Third Day, Nov. 15; Foreigner, Nov. 16; Chris Young with Charlie Worsham, Nov. 24

Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati

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

Upcoming: Dwight Yoakam, Nov. 16

Jerome Schottenstein Center’s Value City Arena

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

Recently announced: Luke Bryan, Jan. 16, 2014; Kings of Leon, Feb. 18, 2014

Upcoming: John Mayer, Dec. 3

Kuss Auditorium

Clark State Performing Arts Center

300 S. Fountain Ave., Springfield, (937) 328-3874

Upcoming: Phillip Phillips, Nov. 12; Gretchen Wilson, Nov. 15; Robin and Linda Williams, Nov. 22

Lifestyle Communities Pavilion

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

Upcoming: Greg Bates, Nov. 9; MGMT, Nov. 14; Slayer, Nov. 17; Clutch with The Sword, Nov. 22

Madison Theater

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

Recently announced: Animal Collective, Dec. 5

Upcoming: Drive-By Truckers, Nov. 8; Fitz and the Tantrums, Capital Cities, Nov. 14; Allies Aside, Nov. 15; Last Call, Nov. 16; Toubab Krewe, Nov. 21; Lee Brice, Nov. 22

Miami University Hamilton

Parrish Auditorium, 1601 University Blvd., (513) 529-3200

Upcoming: David Grisman Folk Jazz Trio, Nov. 16

Nationwide Arena

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

Recently announced: The Eagles, March 5, 2014

Upcoming: Justin Timberlake, Nov. 16; Elton John and his Band, Nov. 20; Selena Gomez, Nov. 23

Newport Music Hall

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

Upcoming: Sleigh Bells, Nov. 9; J. Roddy Walston and the Business, Nov. 11; The Devil Makes Three with Sturgil Simpson, Nov. 12; Manchester Orchestra, Nov. 17

Ohio Theater

39 E. State St., Columbus, (614) 294-7371

Upcoming: Bryan Adams, Nov. 22

Palace Theater

34 W. Broad St., Columbus, (614) 569-0939

Upcoming: Dave Koz and Friends, Dec. 8

The Southgate House Revival

111 E. 6th St., Newport, Ky., (859) 431-2201

Recently announced:

Upcoming: Manchester Orchestra, Nov. 23

Taft Theatre

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

Upcoming: The Features, Nov. 8; Bonnie Raitt, Nov. 9; India.Arie, Nov. 19

U.S. Bank Arena

100 Broadway, Cincinnati, (513) 421-4111

Recently announced: Eagles, March 3, 2014

Upcoming: Lady Antebellum, Kip Moore, Kacey Musgraves, Dec. 12

Victoria Theatre

138 N. Main St.

Recently announced: John Prine, Nov. 16

20th Century Theatre

3021 Madison Road, Cincinnati, (513) 731-8000

Recently announced: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., Feb. 14, 2014; Big Head Todd and the Monsters, Feb. 27, 2014

Upcoming: Icon for Hire, Nov. 10; Toad the Wet Sprocket, Nov. 19

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