Nov. 17-23 concerts + new shows on sale

A rundown of select concerts taking place this week (Alex G, Tobin Sprout, Half Waif), plus recently announced shows: Superwolves, Soccer Mommy and more

Joel Oliphint
Columbus Alive
East Nashville songwriter Aaron Lee Tasjan performs at Rumba Cafe on Wednesday, Nov. 17.

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:

Immortal Bird, Witching and Lo Pan at Ace of Cups on Nov. 29

Wasp Factory, Guitar Fight, GWUAK!, Palette Knife at Ace of Cups on Nov. 30

Mungbean at Ace of Cups on Dec. 18

Remo Drive at the Basement on Feb. 1

All Powerful Sungoddess at Ace of Cups on Feb. 6

Superwolves, Powers/Rolin Duo at 31 West Ballroom (Newark) on Feb. 22

Beartooth, Silverstein, The Devil Wears Prada at Express Live on Aug. 6


On sale Friday, Nov. 19:

We Banjo 3 at Newport Music Hall on March 4

half•alive at Newport Music Hall on March 14

Gregory Alan Isakov at Newport Music Hall on March 22

Soccer Mommy at Athenaeum Theatre on April 4

The Revivalists, The Record Company at Express Live on April 5

Lights at Newport Music Hall on April 25

Psychedelic Porn Crumpets at A&R Bar on May 1

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard at Express Live on May 21

Benee at Newport Music Hall on June 7


Select concerts occurring Nov. 17-23:

Wednesday, Nov. 17

Lucki at Skully’s

Aaron Lee Tasjan, Tristen at Rumba Cafe

Service, DANA at Ace of Cups

MIIR, Greg Owens, Trek Manifest at Woodlands Tavern

Jail Socks, Homesafe at Big Room Bar

Cassie Blanton at Natalie's Worthington


Thursday, Nov. 18

The Lemonheads, Hey Rocco, Colin Gawel at Athenaeum Theatre

Ruston Kelly at Newport Music Hall

Midland at Express Live

Olive Vox at The Basement

Nothing,Nowhere at Skully’s

.wavrunner at Rumba Cafe


Friday, Nov. 19

Tobin Sprout, Connections at Ace of Cups

Pink Sweat$ at Express Live

Bilmuri at Big Room Bar

Red Wanting Blue at Athenaeum Theatre 

Cold, Waiting for Eternity at King of Clubs

Valley of the Sun, Wailin Storms, The Lycan Bite at Spacebar

Tribute to The Last Waltz at Newport Music Hall

Motherfolk at the Basement


Saturday, Nov. 20

Chvrches at Express Live

Half Waif at Rumba Cafe

Father at Ace of Cups

Lower Automation, Captain Frosting, Boneknife at Spacebar

Evan Oberla at Natalie's Grandview

Bilmuri​​​​​​​ at Big Room Bar

Elementary Records EP release w/ Sadie Storts, Gabe Elliott at Groove U

Lydia Brownfield release show at Natalie's Worthington


Sunday, Nov. 21

Alex G. at Skully’s

Bilmuri​​​​​​​ at Big Room Bar