Concert announcements: Artists coming to the area

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


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

Recently announced: Guster, April 15; The Mountain Goats, April 16; The Used, April 17; Peter Hook & The Light, April 27; Interpol, May 15; Gerard Way, May 19

Upcoming: Corey Smith, Feb. 6; Datsik, Feb. 12

Fraze Pavilion

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

Recently announced: Joe Bonamassa, Aug. 15; “Weird Al” Yankovic, June 21; Diana Krall, July 30; 3 Doors Down, Aug. 22


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

Upcoming: Old Skool Groove Night, Feb. 6; Eddie Brookshire Quintet, Feb. 7

Hobart Arena

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

Upcoming: Tesla, Feb. 7; Beatlemania Magic, Feb. 13; 38 Special with Stranger, Feb. 14

Kings Island

6300 Kings Island Drive, Mason,, 513-754-5700

Recently announced: Lecrae, Skillet, Newsboys, June 25-27

Kuss Auditorium

Clark State Performing Arts Center

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

Upcoming: Central State Choir, Feb. 6

Lifestyle Communities Pavilion

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

Recently announced: Fall Out Boy and Wiz Khalifa, July 15

Upcoming: Randy Houser, Feb. 6; Thomas Rhett, Feb. 7; Pierce the Veil and Sleeping with Sirens, Feb. 8; Troop with Case, Shai, Damon Williams, Red Grant, Feb. 13; Bush, Feb. 15; Rusted Root, The Wailers, Feb. 26

Madison Theater

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

Recently announced: Los Lonely Boys, March 22

Upcoming: Jeff Austin Band, Feb. 12; Dark Star Orchestra, Feb. 14

McCoy Center for the Arts

100 E. Dublin Granville Road, New Albany, 614-939-2245

Upcoming: Dennis DeYoung: The Music of Styx, Feb. 14; Mavis Staples and the Blind Boys of Alabama, Feb. 15;

Nationwide Arena

200 W. Nationwide Blvd., Columbus, 614-246-2000

Upcoming: Chris Brown, Feb. 14;Nickelback, Feb. 27

Newport Music Hall

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

Upcoming: Cherub, Feb. 6; Railroad Earth, Feb. 11; Dark Star Orchestra, Feb. 13; Zoso — The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience, Feb. 14; Joshua Radin, Feb. 16; Gaelic Storm, Feb. 20; Hozier, Feb. 27

The Nutter Center

3640 Colonel Glenn Highway, Fairborn, 937-775-4789

Recently announced: Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience, April 13

Oddbody’s Music Room

5418 Burkhardt Road, Dayton; (937) 813-4272

Recently announced: All That Remains, March 20; Big Smo, March 28; Chris Knight, April 18

Upcoming: Rusted Root, Feb. 13; The Main Squeeze, Feb. 19; Tantric, Feb. 21; Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Feb. 28

Palace Theater

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

Upcoming: Elvis Lives!, Feb. 18

Riverbend Music Center

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

Recently announced: Lady Antebellum with Hunter Hayes and Same Hunt, May 17; Darius Rucker with Brett Eldredge, Brothers Osborne and A Thousand Horses, June 28; Tim McGraw with Billy Currington and Chase Bryant, Aug. 1; Jason Aldean with Cole Swindell and Tyler Farr, Aug. 23; Brad Paisley with Justin Moore and Mickey Guyton, Aug. 28; Dierks Bentley with Kip Moore, Maddie & Tae and Canaan Smith, Sept. 4; Rascal Flatts with Scottey McCreery, Sept. 18; Toby Keith with Eli Young Band, Sept. 25

The Southgate House Revival

111 E. Sixth St., Newport, Ky., 859-431-2201

Recently announced: Robyn Hitchcock, Feb. 17; Carbon Leaf, March 26; Southern Culture on the Skids, May 9; Greg Brown, May 29

Taft Theatre

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

Upcoming: No BS! Brass Band, Feb. 6; Jukebox the Ghost, Feb. 11; Lewis Black, Feb. 19; JJ Grey and Mofro, Feb. 27

U.S. Bank Arena

100 Broadway, Cincinnati, 513-421-4111

Upcoming: Winter Jam 2015 featuring Skillet, Jeremy Camp, Francesca Battistelli, Family Force 5; Building 429; NewSong, For King & Country, Tony Nolan, About A Mile, Bianca, Veridia, Feb. 20; Elton John and his Band, Feb. 27; Chris Brown, Trey Songz, Feb. 28

Wexner Center

1871 N. High St., Columbus, 614-292-3535

Recently announced: The Mountaingoats, April 22; John Mellencamp, Jan. 30

Upcoming: Melissa Aldana and Crash Trio, Feb. 14; Erik Friedlander and Mitch Epstein, Feb. 27-28

Woodward Theater

1404 Main St., Cincinnati

Upcoming: The Mitchells, Daniel Moore, Feb. 6; Rumpke Mountain Boys, Feb. 15; Swans, Feb. 24

20th Century Theatre

3021 Madison Road, Cincinnati, 513-731-8000

Recently announced: Madeleine Peyroux, April 21

Upcoming: Joshua Radin, Feb. 17

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