This Week in Columbus: Royal Bangs, Black Lips/Vivian Girls, Talib Kweli, JBRW

This is just a start. I’m keeping details minimal for easy skimming. Google is your friend if you need more. Keep the list going in the comments…

Wednesday (tonight):
– Royal Bangs, New City Gypsy @ The Summit

– Ezra Furman & the Harpoons, Tristen, The Apache Relay @ The Basement
– Dead Set Ready, Cadaver Dogs @ The Treehouse

– The Randys (happy hour) @ Rumba
– Path,zero star,steddy p, envelope detox @ Carabar
– Talib Kweli, J Rawls w/ Illogic, Ill Poetic, and L.e for the Uncool @ Skully’s
– Lo-pan, Before the Eyewall, Kingpin, Grass, Bless the Child, Red Sun, The C.O.A.S.T., Pig Mountain @ Dude Locker
– Lackluster CD release, Lost Revival, Town Monster @ Ravari
– Whale Road, Emily and the Complexes, Deadwood Floats, Magnumb Opus @ Treehouse
– Ohio Music Swap Meet: Old Hundred, Old Worlds, Br’er, Scallion @ Kobo
– Alert New London w/ Hotel War, The Floating Verses and Jonathan Burgess of Big Shot @ Rumba
– Miller-Kelton CD release with James Anthony Kelly, Mark Sims, Eric Nassau, The Tin Hearts, The Wells, John Turck Trio @ Woodlands Tavern

– separate post for Record Store Day performances coming…
– JBRW (Jackson Brown Reber Weber) members of New Bomb Turks with Tutti Jackson (The Patsys/Action Family), Ex-Whites, Ipps, Birds of Hair, Envelope (DJ sets) @ Kobo
– delay, nude beach, nuke hammer, high school, marvin berry & the new sound @ Carabar
– Electric Grandmother, Voices on Mars, The Faux Paus, Dust and Debris @ Treehouse
– Dave Hause (the loved ones), Ian graham (cheap girls), and Mikey Erg (the ergs) @ Rumba

– ken mode, one point three, bridesmaid @ Carabar

– Black Lips, Vivian Girls, Guinea Worms @ Outland

Also, don’t forget Touring Bands Coming to Ohio 2011. It’s only as good as you make it.

  • Mark Wyatt

    That Randys happy hour show at Rumba is on Friday April 15, not Thursday the 14th…

    • Joel Oliphint

      Thanks, fixed

  • Friday: Funkdefy @ Circus

  • Bobby Miller III

    Saturday: Columbus Clippers’ Opening Day Pre-Party @ Betty’s Bar (435 W. Nationwide Blvd.) FREE to attend.

    The Washington Beach Bums play at 1:30PM
    Swimsuit Edition plays at 2:45PM
    Game is at 4:05PM

    PBR and food specials, giveaways (incl. a limited number of tix to the game). Should be a real fun time. RAIN OR SHINE