What's Happening in Live Music: 10/25-10/31

What's Happening in Live Music: 10/25-10/31

To be included in the weekly events guide, please submit show information by 12pm noon, on Monday. Events guides will be posted (to the best of our ability), every Tuesday.

 

 Based in Charleston, WV, Folk-y, Bluesy, Soul-sy band  The Company Stores  in performing in Charleston this week for HallowEast. They'll also be performing in Athens in December. Photo, from the 1st Annual WV Food Truck Festival, by  Michelle Waters . 

Based in Charleston, WV, Folk-y, Bluesy, Soul-sy band The Company Stores in performing in Charleston this week for HallowEast. They'll also be performing in Athens in December. Photo, from the 1st Annual WV Food Truck Festival, by Michelle Waters

Athens, OH

Tuesday, 10/25:

Smiling Skull Saloon:

Open Mic with Caleb Brown, 10pm

 

Wednesday, 10/26:

Casa Nueva:

Open Mic with Chris Biester, 10pm

 

Thursday, 10/27:

Casa Nueva:

Art Show with Doxcity, 10pm

 

Donkey Coffee:

Open Mic with Troy Gregorina, 8pm

 

The Union:

Oozing Wound, Horseburner, Gudger, 9pm

 

The Venue of Drxvms:

SassafraZ, EGi, Foto, 9pm

 

Friday, 10/28: 

Casa Nueva:

Jakobs Ferry Stragglers with Knot Brothers, 10pm

 

The Union:

Turtle Island, Crooked Spines, Dandelion Hunter, 9pm

 

Saturday, 10/29:

Casa Nueva:

Uptowne Buddha with Love Alive, 9pm

 

Court Street:

Honey for the Heart-Giant Puppet Parade: Open invitation for musicians to drum in the parade. Meet at 4:30pm (meet on Fern St.)

 

Athens Halloween Block Party:

North Stage (by Courtside Pizza): Conscious Pilot, Doxcity, Dune, Mobile Home

Lokoween Stage (Corner of Court & Union Streets): DJ B-Funk, Ape Mode, The Dyskunktional Family, Easty, DJ Barticus, Before Common Era, Suave and Mitchell Louis, 6:30pm-12:30am

 

The Ranch (87 1/2 W State):

Musical Halloween Extravaganza:

Mooney Tyson, Big Donut, Swiss Army and Call Me Friend, 8pm

 

The Union:

Hellnaw, Blue Moth, Slackluster, 9pm

 

Monday, 10/31:

West End Cider House:

Open Stage with Chris Monday, 7-10pm

 

Bidwell, OH:

Saturday, 10/29:

Merry Family Winery:

10 Year Anniversary Party with Mark Ward & Jenny Walker, 1pm

 

  Robert Staggers Shank , Trombonist of  Qiet , and Trombonist/Mellophonist/Cornetist of  Beggar's Clan,  is performing with both bands this week in Charleston. This photo, from the Qiet Mountain Stage Performance after party, is by  Michelle Waters.

Robert Staggers Shank, Trombonist of Qiet, and Trombonist/Mellophonist/Cornetist of Beggar's Clan, is performing with both bands this week in Charleston. This photo, from the Qiet Mountain Stage Performance after party, is by Michelle Waters.

 

Charleston, WV:

Tuesday, 10/25:

Bluegrass Kitchen:

Tuesdays with Blue Yonder: Original Acoustic Honky-Tonk Music, 7pm

 

The Empty Glass: 

The Spurgie Hankins Band, 10pm

 

Wednesday, 10/26:

Bluegrass Kitchen:

Open Mic with Aaron Fisher, 7-9pm

 

Mi Cocina de Amor:

Johnny Compton, 6pm

 

Sam’s Uptown Lounge:

Open Jam, 7pm

 

The Boulevard Tavern:

Hambone Wilson, 9pm

 

The Empty Glass:

C.H.U.D. with Savage Circuitry and Membrane Cell, 10pm

 

Thursday, 10/27:

Bluegrass Kitchen:

Dread Pirate, Roberts, 7-9pm

 

Fireside Bar & Lounge:

A Beggars’ Night, with Robert Shank, Craig McClanahan, Don Williams, Beggars Clan, 7pm-11pm

 

The Empty Glass:

BMEEK Community Outreach Program with Johnny Compton, The Spurgie Hankins Band, This May Change, and Dinosaur Burps, 10pm-1am

 

Friday, 10/28: 

Clay Center:

Stop Light Observations, Hybrid Soul Project, Mike Pushkin Band, 7:30-11:30pm

 

Taylor Books:

Rich Collins Three-O, 7:30-9:30pm

 

The Blue Parrot:

A Sassy Dirtbag Halloween, with The Sassy C*nts (aka Dirtbag Mavericks), The Dave Cool Yays, and Rat Ship, 10pm

 

The Boulevard Tavern:

Sean Patrick and the Newgrass Revolution, 10pm-2am

 

The Empty Glass:

Happy Hour Jazz with Dugan Carter and Friends, 5-7pm

 

18th Annual Halloween Hootenanny, with Ona, Of the Dell, Wonky Tonk, and Greg McGowan, 9pm-3am

 

The Monkey Barrel:

1st Annual Hell in the Hills, with Sever the Wicked, 18Days, Cold Dead Hands, Wolves of the Calla, 9pm 10/28-9pm 10/29 (Check link for more info)

 

Vino’s Sports Bar & Grill:

Video Casting Call for Hip Hop/R&B Musician, Stephen Thomas, 6:45 pm

 

Saturday, 10/29: 

Elizabeth St. & Washington St. East:

HallowEast Costume Crawl, with Coach Kid, The Horse Traders, The Company Stores, and Qiet, 7-11pm

 

Sugar & Spice Pastry Shop:

Cantina Sandwich Shop, with Mike Pushkin, Statesides, and Jacob McDonald, 11am-2pm

 

Taylor Books:

Sasha Colette, 7:30-9:30pm

 

The Blue Parrot:

Funk-O-Ween, with Beggars Clan, The Settlement, and DJTim Hoover, 10pm-2am

 

The Charleston Ballet Studios:

Exploring the Boundaries of Dance with BEO String Quartet, 10pm-12am

 

The Empty Glass:

Costume Crawl, with Luna and the Mountain Jets, The Forty Tens, Ghost Fleet, and Hurl Brickbat, 6pm-2am

 

The Monkey Barrel:

Halloween Havoc, with Non-Friction and Relative Obscurity, 9pm

 

Sunday, 10/30:

Charleston Mountain Mission Church:

Homecoming Sunday with The Jay Humphries Trio, 11am

 

Elk River Church of the Nazarene:

Special Services with New Journey, 10:45am,  and the Martin Luther King, Jr. Choir, 6pm

 

Mountain Stage: WV Cultural Center:

Aiofe O’Donovan, Willie Watson, Brandy Clark, Frances Luke Accord, and John Doyle, 7pm-10pm

 

Monday, 10/31:

The Empty Glass:

Gypsy Rhythm Halloween Party, with GypsyRhythm, Harrah, Savage Circuitry, Wayward Girls and Hobo Clay, 10pm-1am

 

Gallipolis, OH:

Saturday, 10/29:

Envy Ink:

Halloween Show, with Silence the Ocean, Glassworld, and Sealed for Phreshness, 7pm

 

Uncle Kenny’s Saloon:

10/29: The Tangled Roots, 9pm

 

  Jake Eddy  and  Steve Hussey  will be joined by friend and fellow musician  Jeff Ray  this Saturday, at the  Serenity Coffee House's  Halloween  Party. Steve and Jake crack each other up, all the time. No doubt this weekend will be any different. Photo by  Michelle Waters. 

Jake Eddy and Steve Hussey will be joined by friend and fellow musician Jeff Ray this Saturday, at the Serenity Coffee House's Halloween  Party. Steve and Jake crack each other up, all the time. No doubt this weekend will be any different. Photo by Michelle Waters. 

Marietta, OH:

Tuesday, 10/25:

Adelphia Music Hall:

Open Mic with Jesse Forrest, 7-10:30pm

 

Gator’s Easy Wind Pub:

Open Jam, 7pm-1am

 

Wednesday, 10/26:

Silver Linings:

Song Colony Songwriter Workshop, 7pm

 

Thursday, 10/27:

Gator’s Easy Wind Pub:

Open Mic 7pm-1am

 

Friday, 10/28:

Adelphia Music Hall:

Diamond Rio with Ryan Broshear, 8pm

 

Boathouse BBQ:

Halloween Party with Blind Side, 9pm-1am

 

First Congregational UCC Marietta:

2016 Fall Concert (with The Marietta College Choirs), 7:30pm

 

People’s Bank Theatre:

Larry & Sandra Groce, with Todd Burge, 8pm

 

Marietta Wine Cellars:

Wine Me Up with Bill Foley, 6pm

 

Undo’s on the Pike:

Aaron Whited, 6-8pm

 

Saturday, 10/29:

Adelphia Music Hall:

The Epic Halloween BASH, with THE BASH, music at 9:30pm

 

Gator’s Easy Wind Pub:

Boos and Booze, with 2 bands. 7pm

 

Marietta Brewing Company:

Sour Mash Halloween Bash w/ The Sour Mash String Band, 10pm

 

Outpost Bar & Grill:

Halloween Bash with Catch 22, 9pm-2am

 

People’s Bank Theatre:

River Cities Symphony Orchestra (RCSO) Halloween Concert, 7:30-9:30pm

 

River Town Grill:

Halloween Party, with 2 Buds & A Slapbox, 8pm

 

Nelsonville, OH:

Saturday, 10/29:

Stuart’s Opera House:

Aoife O’Donovan & Willie Watson, 8pm

 

Parkersburg, WV:

Tuesday, 10/25:

Gough Hazard:

Open Mic, 7-9pm

 

Wednesday, 10/26:

Sixpence Pub & Eatery:

Open Mic with Woodrow Hupp and Steve Richards, featuring Will Freemond

 

Toxic Wednesday with Poobah, Cognition and RipTown Riot, 9pm-1am

 

Friday, 10/28:

Sixpence Pub & Eatery:

We Are Funhouse CD Release Party, with A Story Told, Wilson Raps, Ohio on Hi, and Worst Kept Secret, 8pm

 

Smoot Theatre:

Golden Horseshoe-The Musical, 8pm

 

Saturday, 10/29

Dutch Ridge Auction House:

Country and Bluegrass Music, 5pm

 

Sixpence Pub and Eatery:

Halloween Party with Blind Side, 9pm

 

Sly Fox:

Poobah, 9pm

 

The Blue Pit:

Halloween Party, featuring DJ Mixar and DJ Jay Storm, 10pm

 

VFW Post 1212:

JINXD Final Halloween Bash, 8:30pm

 

Monday, 10/31:

Blennerhassett Hotel:

Martini Mondays, 5:30-7:30

 

Point Pleasant, WV:

Thursday, 10/27:

The Lighthouse Pub & Grill:

Open Mic, 8pm

 

Pomeroy, OH:

Tuesday, 10/25:

Court Street Grill:

Open Stage with Brent Patterson, 7-11pm

 

Saturday, 10/29:

Court Street Grill:

The Band Keesey, 8pm

 

Ravenswood, WV:

Saturday, 10/29:

The Landing:

Dead Serious, 9pm

 

Rutland, OH:

Skatopia:

Skatopia’s Annual Backwoods Blowout, with Pro-Death Rally, Everpulse, The Revadons, Feasting on Your Friends, Enemy of the State, The Damosellas, Mullet, The Voice of God, the naggers, Pistol Meth, Hammered with Jesus, The Alfie Lucky Project, Preach Mountain Legacy, V.I.T.R.I.O.L. (aka C.I.A)

 

Shawnee, OH:

Saturday, 10/29:

Tecumseh Theater:

Brian Harnetty’s Shawnee, Ohio (2016) 7 piece band, performing the story of Shawnee, 7-9pm

 

Whipple, OH:

Wrangler Tavern:

Saturday, 10/29:

Halloween with Tanglewood Jam, 9pm-12am

 

Vienna, WV:

Friday, 10/28:

Serenity Coffee House:

Teen Open Mic with Sienna Stocky, 6pm

 

Saturday, 10/29:

Serenity Coffee House:

Halloween at Serenity, featuring Steve Hussey, Jake Eddy and Jeff Ray, 7-10pm

 

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