Sept. 22-28 concerts + new shows on sale

A rundown of select concerts taking place this week (Guns N' Roses, Black Joe Lewis, New Found Glory, Okkervil River), plus recently announced shows

Joel Oliphint
Columbus Alive
Guns N' Roses headlines Summerfest in Milwaukee last weekend.

Read our editor's note on upcoming concerts here, and be aware that, in addition to a citywide indoor mask mandate, some artists and many concert venues are now requiring proof of vaccination or a recent negative COVID test for entry. Here's a guide to proof-of-vaccine requirements for Columbus music venues.

On sale now:

Levi Hummon & Roman Alexander at A&R Bar on Oct. 8

Hello Luna, Cotter, Soft Sound at A&R Bar on Feb. 5

On sale Friday, Sept. 24:

Pop Evil at Newport Music Hall on Nov. 5

Kacy Hill at A&R Bar on Nov. 16

Winnetka Bowling League at the Basement on Dec. 4

Illuminati Hotties, Fenne Lily at A&R Bar on Feb. 28

Teddy Swims at Newport Music Hall on April 19


Select concerts occurring Sept. 22-28:

Wednesday, Sept. 22

Black Joe Lewis at Skully’s

Cap City Krush: Mekka Don, Cherimondis J, Ebri Yahloe, D.U.E.C.E. at Woodlands Tavern

Jake Summers, Steven King at Rambling House

Such Sweet Thunder at Natalie's Grandview

Dre Peace at Natalie's Worthington


Thursday, Sept. 23

Guns N' Roses at Schottenstein Center

Diane Coffee, Deep Sea Diver at Ace of Cups

Taking Back Sunday at Express Live (outdoors)

Gatecreeper at Skully's

Big Gorgeous at Big Room Bar

Largemouth Brass Band at Natalie's Grandview

Roy Book Binder at Natalie's Worthington


Friday, Sept. 24

Moviola album release at Wexner Center

Glass Animals at Express Live (outdoors)

Midnight at Ace of Cups

Dan Rodriguez, Big Mood at Natalie's Grandview

The Liner Notes with Joe Peppercorn at Rumba Cafe

Spider Gang at Skully's

Teratogen at Global Gallery Clintonville

Homeboy Sandman at Big Room Bar

Jay Joseph at the Basement

Dallas Moore Band, The Hellroys at Woodlands Tavern

River Tramps at Rambling House


Saturday, Sept. 25

Screaming Urge at Ace of Cups

New Found Glory, Less Than Jake, Hot Mulligan at Express Live (outdoors)

Pale Grey Lore at Spacebar

Tango Moms, Radattack, Mouth Movements at Natalie's Grandview

David Cook at Rumba Cafe

Mingo album release at Natalie's Worthington

DJ Fresh at Skully's


Sunday, Sept. 26

Okkervil River, Damien Jurado at Stuart's Opera House (Nelsonville)

Code Orange at Skully’s

The Violent at Rumba Cafe

Patti, Torgo, Ouija Boys at Cafe Bourbon St.

Sadie Johnson Band at Natalie's Worthington


Monday, Sept. 27

Erin Rae at the Basement

Microwave at Woodlands Tavern

Lylak, Buck the Taxidermist, Emily Hines at Rambling House


Tuesday, Sept. 28

Julien Baker, Thao at Newport Music Hall

Indigo De Souza at Big Room Bar

Trey Anastasio Band at Express Live (outdoors)

Dead Sara at the Basement