11 things to do the weekend of July 27

Staff Writer
Columbus Alive
Mourning [A] BLKstar at the Summit

Friday

Mourning [A] BLKstar at the Summit

Cleveland musician, poet, author and bookstore owner RA Washington leads this “big, black orchestra.”

Saturday

Handsome Family plays Rumba Cafe

You might recognize Handsome Family’s dark, dusty Americana ballad “Far From Any Road,” the theme song from the first season of HBO’s “True Detective,” but the duo has more than two decades of songs. 

Sunday

Ratboys play Ace of Cups

Songs of loss and change fuel the latest EP,GL, from Chicago’s Ratboys.