Oct. 13-19 concerts + new shows on sale

A rundown of select concerts taking place this week, plus recently announced shows

Joel Oliphint
Columbus Alive
Angels & Airwaves

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:

Spafford at A&R Bar on Oct. 29

The World is a Beautiful Place at Ace of Cups on Nov. 4

On sale Friday, Oct. 15:

All Time Low, Cousin Simple at Express Live on Dec. 9

Mansionair at A&R Bar on Jan. 26

joan at the Basement on Feb. 19

Sunflower Bean at A&R Bar on March 8


Select concerts occurring Oct. 13-19:

Wednesday, Oct. 13

Turnstile, $uicide Boy$, Chief Keef at Express Live

Thrice at Newport Music Hall

Call Me Karizma, Justin Stone at Rumba Cafe

Amy Rigby at Natalie's Worthington


Thursday, Oct. 14

Drive-By Truckers, Buffalo Nichols at Newport Music Hall

Pinegrove at Athenaeum Theatre

Hydrone, Golomb, Tetnis at Ace of Cups

Aaron Plain & Tall, Corey Landis & The Finer Things at Spacebar

LANY at Express Live (outdoors)

Alicia Witt at Natalie's Grandview

Jake Miller at A&R Bar

Little Stranger, Tobyraps at Rumba Cafe

The 502s at Woodlands Tavern

Adam Schlenker, Hayes Griffin, Evie Ladin at Natalie's Worthington


Friday, Oct. 15

Kevin Gates at Express Live

Vacation, El Camino Acid, Kneeling In Piss at Ace of Cups

Phangs, Jesse Cale at Rumba Cafe

Chris Renzema at A&R Bar

Cheekface at Big Room Bar


Saturday, Oct. 16

Angels & Airwaves at Express Live 

Sumbuck at Newport Music Hall

Unchipped LP release at Spacebar

Arooj Aftab and the Vulture Prince Ensemble at Wexner Center

Komrads, Leechwife, and Summore at Dirty Dungarees

Mega Ran, MC Lars at Rumba Cafe

200 Stab Wounds at Ace of Cups

The Wooks at Woodlands Tavern

Bill Toms & Hard Rain at Natalie's Grandview

Blue Cats album release at Natalie's Worthington


Sunday, Oct. 17

Big Smile, Rematch, Kyra V at Skully's

Nick Shoulders at Natalie's Grandview

Flipturn at Rumba Cafe

$NOT at A&R Bar

Richard Smith at Natalie's Worthington


Tuesday, Oct. 19

TV Girl at Ace of Cups

Hinge at Short North Stage

Jack Blount at Rambling House

Ryan Caraveo at A&R Bar

Christopher Paul Stelling at Natalie's Worthington