What's Happening in Live Music: 11/15-11/21

What's Happening in Live Music: 11/15-11/21

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.

Let Dino Drive (and their keytar) rock your faces off at The Ranch (in Athens), Thursday night. Photo by Michelle Waters.

Let Dino Drive (and their keytar) rock your faces off at The Ranch (in Athens), Thursday night. Photo by Michelle Waters.

Athens, OH:

Tuesday, 11/15:

 

ARTS West:

African Drumming Class with Ugata, 7-9pm

 

Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium:

Elle King with Paul Cauthen, 7:30PM

 

OU Baker Center Theater:

Sybarite5, 7:30PM

 

Wednesday, 11/16:

 

ARTS West:

African Drumming Class with Ugata, 6-8pm

 

Casa Nueva Restaurant & Cantina:

Open Stage with Chris Biester, 10pm

 

OU Baker Center Coffeehouse:

Todd Burge, 8:30PM

 

Thursday, 11/17: 

 

Templeton-Blackburn Alumni Memorial Auditorium:

Mavis Staples, 7:30PM

 

The Ranch (87 1/2 W State Street):

MumblrSmizmarDino DriveIt's Alright, 7-11pm

 

The Union:

The Sueves, Weird Science, Mobile Home, and Slut Castle, 9PM

 

Friday, 11/18:

ARTS West:

Women Speak: Story, Poetry, Song, 6pm

 

Donkey Coffee:

Tempo Tantrums, 8PM

 

Saturday, 11/19:

ARTS West:

Liz Pahl, 12PM

 

Athens Uncorked:

Mozaique, 8PM

 

Casa Nueva Restaurant & Cantina:

The Randys, 6PM

Frontier Folk Nebraska, Supernobody, William Matheny, 8PM

 

Donkey Coffee:

OU AMTAS Talent Showcase, 8PM (**music therapy program doing short performances for a fundraiser) 

 

Smiling Skull Saloon:

Caleb Brown, Colin Richards & Friends, Caution Step, 9PM

 

The Venue of Drxvms:

Bright At Night, Turkish Royals, 9:30PM

 

Sunday, 11/20:

ARTS/West:

Family Contra Dance with The Trophy Wives, 3PM

 

Casa Nueva:

Justin Gordon, 6PM

 

OU Baker Ballroom:

Omani National Day with traditional Omani performance by Haitham Rafi, 5-8pm (**THIS IS FOR THE PUBLIC) 

 

OU Glidden Hall:

Jessica Piso Flute Recital, 8PM

 

Charleston's BadLands will be playing in their hometown at The Blue Parrot, tomorrow night. This is the song (Grey Skies-Click here for a link to the video) that first got Michelle's attention, and encouraged her to reach out for an interview. Check back here tomorrow, to learn more about BadLands before their show. 

Charleston's BadLands will be playing in their hometown at The Blue Parrot, tomorrow night. This is the song (Grey Skies-Click here for a link to the video) that first got Michelle's attention, and encouraged her to reach out for an interview. Check back here tomorrow, to learn more about BadLands before their show. 

Charleston, WV:

Tuesday, 11/15:

 

Bluegrass Kitchen:

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

 

The Empty Glass:

The Spurgie Hankins Band, 10PM

 

The Monkey Barrel:

Open Jam, 7pm

 

Wednesday, 11/16:

 

Bluegrass Kitchen:

Open Mic with Aaron Fisher, 7-9pm

 

The Empty Glass:

Charles Walker Band, 10pm

 

The Blue Parrot:

Tigerwine, Yearling, BadLands, 8pm

 

Sam's Uptown Cafe:

Neo-Trad String Jam Session, 7PM

 

Thursday, 11/17:

 

Bluegrass Kitchen:

Dread Pirate, Roberts, 7-9pm

 

The Empty Glass:

Groove Heavy, 9:30pm

 

Sam's Uptown Cafe:

ChoirNow! Performs Toto-Africa, 7:30pm

 

Friday, 11/18: 

Clay Center:

The Weeks, Time & Distance, 8pm

 

Raw Bar:

Non-Friction, 10pm

 

The Blue Parrot:

Zeroking, Catch22, and CHUD, 9PM

 

Taylor Books:

Wegmann Brothers, 7:30pm

 

The Empty Glass:

The Mark Miller Band, 10pm

 

Saturday, 11/19: 

 

Bluegrass Kitchen:

Independent State, 7PM

 

La Belle Theater:

FOOTMAD Presents: Session Americana, 8-10pm

 

Taylor Books:

Tim Browning, 7:30PM

 

The Blue Parrot:

DeadFaceDown, Below the Tide, and Mister Migraine, 9PM

 

The Empty Glass:

Tears of Olympus, Harrah, and Cold Dead Hands, 10PM

 

Sunday, 11/20:

Mountain Stage, Culture Center Theater:

The Fabulous Thunderbirds, John Paul White, Golden State- Lone Star Revue, Honey Island Swamp Band, and Terry Reid, 7PM

 

St. John’s Episcopal Church:

Victoria Fatu (pianist,) Cristian Fatu (violinist,) and Margie Cooper (violinist,) 4PM

 

The Empty Glass:

Post-Mountain Stage Jam hosted by The Carpenter Ants, 10PM

 

Monday, 11/21:

 

Bluegrass Kitchen:

Kevin Arbogast Trio, 6pm

 

Nelsonville welcomes the return of Steve Poltz and his amazing energy, tomorrow night at Stuart's Opera House. Portrait by Chad Cochran. 

Nelsonville welcomes the return of Steve Poltz and his amazing energy, tomorrow night at Stuart's Opera House. Portrait by Chad Cochran

Chester, OH:

Saturday, 11/19:

 

Summerfields:

Judgement Gun, 8pm

 

Gallipolis, OH:

Friday, 11/18:

 

The Colony Club:

Colony Concert Series: Swampfoot, Brent Patterson and Jake Dunn, 7:30

 

Marietta, OH:

Tuesday, 11/15:

 

Adelphia Music Hall:

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

 

Gator’s Easy Wind Pub:

Open Jam, 7pm-1am

 

Peoples' Bank Theatre:

Marietta College Fall Band Concert, 7:30pm

 

Thursday, 11/17:

 

Gator’s Easy Wind Pub:

Open Mic 7pm-1am

 

Friday, 11/18:

 

Adelphia Music Hall:

Anthony Mossburg, Corey Shields, 9pm

 

Undo’s on the Pike:

Eric Lawson, 6-8pm

 

Saturday, 11/19:

 

Adelphia Music Hall:

Johnny Staats & The Delivery Boys, Sour Mash String Band, 9pm

 


Gator’s Easy Wind Pub:

Tanglewood Jam, 9pm-1am

 

Marietta Brewing Company:

The Sunset Roosters, 10pm

 

SWAGG:

African Drumming Class with Ugata, 2-4pm

 

McConnelsville, OH:

Saturday, 11/19:

Ohio Valley Opry with Shotgun Red Variety Show, Doors at 6pm, Music at 7pm

 

Nelsonville, OH:

Wednesday, 11/16:

Stuart's Opera House:

A Backstage Evening with Steve Poltz, 8pm

 

New Martinsville:

Saturday, 11/19:

Lincoln Theater:

Charlie's Horse Band, at The Ebert Brothers Country Variety Show, 7pm

 

Parkersburg, WV:

Tuesday, 11/15:

 

Gough Hazard:

Open Mic, 7-9pm

 

Wednesday, 11/16:

 

Sixpence Pub & Eatery:

Open Mic with Woodrow Hupp and Steve Richards 

 

Friday, 11/18:

 

Blennerhassett Middle School:

Elf, the Musical, 7pm

 

The Actor's Guild of Parkersburg:

Scrooge, the Musical, 8pm

 

Saturday, 11/19:

 

Dutch Ridge Auction House:

Country and Bluegrass Music, 5pm

 

Sixpence Pub and Eatery:

Ultra Sound, 9pm

 

The Actor's Guild of Parkersburg:

Scrooge, the Musical, 8pm

 

Sunday, 11/20:

 

Blennerhassett Middle School:

Elf, the Musical, 2pm

 

The Actor's Guild of Parkersburg:

Scrooge, the Musical, 2:30pm

 

Monday, 11/21:

 

Blennerhassett Hotel:

Martini Mondays, 5:30-7:30

 

Pomeroy, OH:

Tuesday, 11/15:

 

Court Street Grill:

Open Stage with Brent Patterson, 7-11pm

 

Thursday, 11/18:

Maple Lawn Brewery:

Renee Stewart and Dustin Nash, 7pm

 

Friday, 11/18:

 

Court Street Grill:

Dave Childers with The Beautiful Mess, 8pm

 

Ripley, WV:

Friday, 11/18:

Ripley HS Auditorium:

Home for the Holidays, with Leonard, Coleman and Blunt (former lead singers of The Temptations, The Platters and The Drifters), 7pm

 

Shawnee, OH:

Saturday, 11/19:

Tecumseh Theater:

Sweet Misery, 7pm

 

 

Vienna, WV:

Friday, 11/18:

Teen Open Mic Night with Sienna Stocky, 6pm

 

Monday, 11/21:

 

Open Mic with Aaron Whited, 6pm

 

**We're just a group of humans that love our local music scene. There will probably be a bunch of typos and errors, and we apologize for those. If you see something that needs an update, please let us know, and we'll fix it, ASAP. Thanks, and happy music-ing!

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