Jan. 26 - Feb. 1 concerts + new shows on sale

A rundown of select concerts taking place this week (Cursive, the Wombats), plus recently announced shows: Pedro the Lion, Kid Rock, Waxahatchee, Nation of Language

Joel Oliphint
Columbus Alive
Nation of Language performs at Ace of Cups on April 6

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:

Eric Roberson at Natalie’s Grandview on Jan. 30

Punch Brothers at Southern Theatre on Feb. 14

Waxahatchee at Stuart’s Opera House on Feb. 18

Mannequin Pussy at Ace of Cups on Feb. 26

Summer Salt at Big Room Bar on March 16

Nation of Language at Ace of Cups on April 6

Pedro the Lion at Skully’s on April 29

On sale Friday, Jan. 28:

Chaz Cardigan at Big Room Bar on Feb. 26

Baby Keem at Newport Music Hall on March 11

Liza Anne at Big Room Bar on March 21

Kid Rock, Grand Funk Railroad at Nationwide Arena on April 15

Biffy Clyro at Newport Music Hall on April 27

Lauren Sanderson at Newport Music Hall on May 6

Alec Benjamin at Kemba Live on May 9

Disclosure at Kemba Live on May 10

Hatchie at Ace Of Cups on May 13

Kenny Chesney at Historic Crew Stadium on Aug. 18


Select concerts occurring Jan. 26 - Feb. 1:

Wednesday, Jan. 26

Courtney Barnett, Cassandra Jenkins at Kemba Live

Cory & the Wongnotes at Newport Music Hall

Trial by Fire at Summit Music Hall


Thursday, Jan. 27

Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit, Adia Victoria at Palace Theatre

Albert Lee Band at Natalie's Grandview

The Infinite Flower at Rumba Cafe


Friday, Jan. 28

Why Omen at Rumba Cafe

Wild Rivers at A&R Bar

illanthropy, Feelmonger, Shatter, Kimono Dog at Summit Music Hall

Mark Rhodes Quartet at Woodlands Tavern


Saturday, Jan. 29

On the Rise showcase at Rumba Cafe

Zachariah's Red Eye Reunion feat. McGuffey Lane at Kemba Live

The Majestics at Rambling House

Yesmann at Summit Music Hall


Sunday, Jan. 30

Eric Roberson at Natalie’s Grandview


Monday, Jan. 31

Dillon Francis, Yung Gravy at Kemba Live


Tuesday, Feb. 1

Cursive, Appleseed Cast at Natalie’s Grandview

The Wombats, Clubhouse at Newport Music Hall 

James McMurtry at Skully’s

Oshima Brothers at Rumba Cafe