Enjoy tunes from
Pigeon & VYE at Omega Music. Yep that's right - live performance inside our own record store in the Oregon District. Show starts at 7:30pm. Free! All ages!
Excited to check out
Bassel & The Supernaturals
(Chicago), who combine neo-soul and funk with captivating lyrics about love, loss, and a war in Syria that has affected Bassel Almadani's family along with millions of others. They'll be performing with their Syrian heart and Chicago soul at
Trolley Stop. Don't miss it! $5 cover. Show starts at 9:30pm. 21+
Sounds like a fun time with local band Jellyfish Giants at
South Park Tavern.
They perform psychedelic blues with good vibe jams. Show starts at 10pm.
Blind Bob's features another great night of rock'n'roll with
Midnight Ghost Train, a three-piece American rock band from Topeka, Kansas touring on their new record Cypress Ave. Two local bands are also performing:
Maharaja, releasing their new cd "Kali Yuga" officially Saturday night; and
, a new Dayton band out to make a big splash. $5 cover. 9pm. 21+
Doug Hart is performing with his band at
also on Saturday night. $5 cover. Show starts around 9:30pm. 21+
Out in Yellow Springs, enjoy the fun and fantastic stylings of
Bingo at the Emporium. Music from 7-10pm during the wine and beer tasting happening there Friday night. Pretty perfect way to start off your weekend!
If that show gets ya going, head over to
after for a free show of local bands starting at 10pm. You can check out YIKES A BAND,
What a fun night that will be!
On Saturday you can enjoy
The Music of Prince
, which is being celebrated at the
with our own
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra. For this electrifying evening, vocalist Mackenzie Green and music director Nisan Stewart join DPO to pay tribute to many of Prince's best-known hits, including "Little Red Corvette," "Kiss," "When Doves Cry," "Purple Rain," "Raspberry Beret," and many more. Show starts at 8pm. Tickets start at $34+
Speaking of tributes, Grateful Dead fans will be dancing to GD tribute band Arrows of Neon at
. Special guest Stephen Buttree from Elementary Livity Project will be sitting in too! They always bring a huge smile to my face! Show 9pm. $5 cover. 21+
Loving the night of Americana rock at
Trolley Stop with Boxcar Suite and
Charlie Jackson & The Heartland Railway
. So good! Music starts at 9:30PM with a $5 admission. 21+
Hard rockers and punk bands unite with
Close the Hatch,
(North Carolina), at
. 9pm. $5 cover. 21+
The Ex-Bombers, a seedy film noir pop duo from Charleston, Illinois is in town and showing off their sultry rhythms and narcotic melodies at
South Park Tavern
on Saturday night. Sounds intriguing! Music at 9pm.
is back at
with their friends
This Pine Box
. Music starts at 10PM and there is no cover! 21+
North of town you can check out rockers
From Eden, Next To Nowhere
This Blessed Hatred at
Oscar's Bar. A new band in the mix, so get there early to show your support! $5 at the door. 9PM show. 21+
is on national tour, and making his stop locally at
Tickets $32.50. All ages. Rain or shine. Show 5:30pm-11:30pm.
For those of you seeking Sunday fun, rock band
(Philadelphia)is coming through Dayton in support of their new album on Wicked Cool Records.
, Valentino Halton, and Paige Beller are the local support for the evening of rock at
9pm $5 cover. 21+
And as always, thank you for supporting live music!
Your Dayton Music Insider,
Note to Readers: The information above is for September 29th-October 1st, 2017. If I don’t list a price, I’m not sure what it is. Typically cover charges for local shows are $5. Click hyperlinks to find out more about the bands, venues, and events, including start times, directions, and ticket availability.
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