timberland nellie coming up in Northeast Ohio starting March 18
Comedy Improv: 2000 Sycamore St., presents Guy Torry, March 17 through 20; Jay Phillips, March 24 and 26; Rodney Perry, April 1 through 3; Owen Benjamin, April 7 through 10. Call 216 696 4677.
Fine Arts Association: 38660 Mentor Ave., Willoughby, presents the Chili Con Comedy improv troupe, April 30. Call 440 951 7500.
Hilarities 4th Street Theatre: 2025 E.
Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Kathleen Madigan, April 2; Bill Maher, June 4; Brian Regan, Nov. 18. 5; El Creepo, Aug. 6; Dog Fashion Disco, Aug. 7; Hells Head Bash Part 3, Sept. 2; Dark Tranquillity, Swallow the Sun, Enforcer, Nov. 15.
Akron Civic : 182 S. Main St., presents Puscifer, April 4; Tull, written and performed by Ian Anderson, April 11; Al: Yankovic, June 24; Jackson Browne, June 25. Call 330 253 2488.
Beachland Ballroom: 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland, presents Red Herring, Miranda Tepest, Bella Sin, Noella Deville,Mungion, Essential Groove, Mungion, Treespeak, Osage, Foto, March 18; Maura Rogers and the Bellows, Morgan Mecaskey, March 19; HoneyHoney, Honeybucket, March 19; Stick Figure, Set In Stone Tour, Fortunate Youth, Raging Fyah, Dutty, Stick Figure, March 20; Galactic, The Bright Light Social Hour, March 22; Magma, Helen Money, Something Involving a Monkey, March 23; Johnny Clegg Band, Jesse Clegg, Driftwood, Crooked, March 24; Lucius, Pure Bathing Culture, March 25; Tim Moon, Essential Groove, the Schwartz Brothers, March 26; Boombox, March 27; Judah and the Lion, The Saint Johns, Tom Evanchuck, March 29, Robert Lockwood Jr. 101st Birthday party, Nathan Mceuen, Bill Lestock, March 30; Goddamn Gallows, Gallows Bound, Whiskey Dare Devils, March 31; Into the Blue, Archie and the Bunkers, Samfox, April 1; The Legendary Shack Shakers, Pine Hill Haints, Lords of the Highway, Diane Coffee, Teddy Boys, April 2; Junior Boys, Jessy Lanza, Borys, Chris Duarte, April 5; Bombino, Last Good Tooth, April 6; Ringo Deathstarr, The Stagazer Lilies, Desert Mountain Tribe, April 6; The Mountain Goats, William Tyler, April 7; Lucero, John Moreland, April 8; Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Vibe Direct, April 9; By Light we Loom, Oldboy, April 9; Tantrum Desire, Kandy Helmut, Erin McKeown, Maryleigh Roohan, Lonesome Ranger, April 10; Chad and Jeremy, April 12; Jimkata, Roar, April 13; Parsonfield, April 14; Matt Finish, Hank E. Panky, Bella Sin, Surrounding Cities, Burning River Ramblers, Ohio Weather Band, April 15; Melanie, Alex Bevan, Johnny Clampett and The Walkers, She Alright, She Alright, Purple Knif, April 16; Esme Patterson, April 17, Houndmouth, Lucy Dacus, Magic Man, The Griswolds, Protomen, Brit Brigade, Corey Grand and Twizz, Fake Species, That Poor Girl, April 20; Twiddle, Sassafraz, April 21; Cabinet, The Thermals, Jim Kweskin, Spyder Stompers and Sugar Pie, April 22; The Speedbumps, The Gage Brothers, Pat Todd and the Rank Outsiders, The Greaves, April 23; Adia Victoria, Mourning [A] Blkstr, The Village Bicycle, April 24; Ike Willis and Don Preston, Pupils of the Groove, Honeycutters, Lost State of Franklin, April 26; Into it, Over It, The World is a Beautiful Place and I am no Longer afraid to die, The Sidekicks, Pinegrove, Simo, The Got It Got It Need It,April 27; Little Green Cars, John Mark Nelson, Johnnyswim, April 28; Aphimiti, Walker OG, DJ Green, Emoney, Eleyel, Bash, April 29; NRBQ vs. Los Strait Jackets, April 30; Eileen Jewell, Rachel Brown, April 30; Richie Stearns and Rosie Newton, May 1; Half Moon run, May 3; Brian Jonestown Massacre, Black Lips, May 4; Jantsen and Dirtmonkey, Glockwise, Nasty Blade Gamez, Akuma, Jesse Trillet, May 5; New Mastersounds, Moon Hooch, May 5; Cracker, Besnard Lakes, Turn to Crime, May 7; David Wax Museum, Darlingside, May 8; Snarky Puppy, May 9; Rogue Wave, Hey Marseilles, May 10; Stick Men, Cuda Krishna and Cuda, May 15; Bella Bartok, Pinch and Squeal, May 17; Old 97 Heartless Bastards, BJ Barham, David Liebe Hart, May 18; School of Rock, May 21 22; Peter Brotzmann, May 23; Josh Ritter, May 26; Bro Dylan, Ohio Weather Band, Sol Fox, May 28; Mr. Stress Blues Band Alumni, Blue Lunch, Anthony Lovano Supernatural Band, The Alan Greene Band, Wombats, June 2; David Liebe Hart, June 3; JMSN, June 4; The New Soft Shoe, Damien Jurado, Ben Abraham, June 9; Stryper, Ground Zero, June 14; Jennifer Knapp, June 15; Waxahatchee, Allison Crutchfield, June 21.
Blossom Center: 1145 W. Steels Corners Road, Cuyahoga Falls, presents Dierks Bentley, Randy Houser, Cam, May 20; Dave Matthews Band, May 21; Kenny Chesney, Old Dominion, May 26; Dixie Chicks, June 3; Zac Brown Band, Drake White, The Big Fire, June 24; Journey, Rascal Flatts, Kelsea Ballerini, June 25; Joe Walsh, Bad Company, June 26; The Doobie Brothers, Dave Mason, June 29; Keith Urban, Brett Eldredge, July 15; Miranda Lambert, Kip Moore, Brothers Osborne, July 28; Toby Keith, Aug. 5; Josh Groban, Sarah McLachlan, Aug. 10; Luke Bryan, Little Big Town, Dustin Lynch, Aug. 11 and 12; Hank Williams Jr., Chris Stapleton, Aug. 19; Rob Zombie, Korn, In This Moment, Aug. 24; Darius Rucker, Dan + Shay, Aug. 26; Def Leppard, Reo Speedwagon, Tesla, Aug. 29; Florida Georgia Line, Cole Swindell, The Cadillac Three, Sept. 9; Brad Paisley, Sept. 16; Jason Aldean, Thomas Rhett, A Thousand Horses, Sept. 23.
Cain Park: Goodnor and Superior, Cleveland Heights. Band, Dady Longleg Homegrown Revival, March 25; Chad Valley, Blackbird Blackbird, Shallou, March 26; Eli Paperboy Reed, Jeremy and the Harlequins, Secret Soul Club, March 27; Skinny Lister, Beans on Toast, Will Varley, March 28; Chon, Polyphia, Strawberry Girls, March 29; Dreamers, The Arkells, The Karma Killers, March 30; Brothers from Another, Otieno Terry, Muamin Collective, March 31; Kurt Vile and the Violators, Purling Hiss, April 1; Tropidelic, Shrub and Bumpin Uglies, April 2; Leif Boi Tour, April 3; The Expendables Spring Blackout with Passafire, Jon Wayne and The Pain, Tunnel Vision, April 4; Unwritten Law, Fenix TX, The Missing, April 5; The Falcon, Worriers, The Lippies, Blacklister, April 6; Bongzilla, Black Cobra, Kings Destroy, Lo Pan, April 7; Autolux, Eureka the Butcher, Nights, April 8; San Fermin, The commonwealth,April 11; SeepeopleS, Erienauts, Twizz, April 12; Duncan Trussell, April 14; The Whiskey Hollow, Midnight Passenger, Group, Trios, April 15; Kiefer Sutherland, April 19; Prof, Mike Mictlan, Fundo, April 20; The Subways, PINS, April 21; The Thermals, Summer Cannibals, April 22; Beach Slang, Potty Mouth, Dyke Drama, April 23; Murder by Death, Kevin Devine and the Goddamn Band, April 24; Coasts, Knox Hamilton, Symmetry, April 26; Frank Secich, April 27; Fat White Family, Dilly Dally, Honey, April 28; Cash Out, Texas Plant, April 29; Eleanor Friedberger, Icewater, May 1; Freddie Gibbs, May 2; Tokyo Police Club, These Knees, May 6; The Down fi, Half Cleveland, Great Plains, Tufted Puffins, May 7; Savages, Head Wound City, May 18; Weekend Nachos, Homewrecker, Vice, Wasted Blood, May 19; DIIV, May 23; All Dogs, May 27; Subhumans, Pears, June 5; Sunn O))), Big Brave, Hissing, June 8; Rival Sons, Sept. 1.
Hard Rock Rocksino at Northfield Park: 10777 Northfield Road, Northfield, presents Meat Loaf, March 30; The Fab Four The Ultimate Tribute, April 8; Joe Satriani, April 10; Loretta Lynn, April 17; The Temptations, April 24 (moved from March 13); Foreigner, May 1; Cyndi Lauper, May 17; Pat Benetar and Neil Giraldo (acoustic show), May 18; Bruce Hornsby The Noisemakers, May 26; The Monkees, June 5; Whitesnake, June 11; Yanni, July 24; Happy Together Tour starring The Turtles featuring Flo Eddie, Chuck Negron (Three Dog Night), Mark Lindsay (Paul Revere The Raiders), others, Aug. 24.
House of Blues: 308 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Rhymin N Stealin (Beastie Boys tribute), March 18; Straight On (Heart tribute), March 19; Fetty Wap, Post Malone, March 24; Coleman Hell, March 24; Kirk Franklin (at Masonic Auditorium), March 24; Decades Collide: vs featuring Biz Markie, March 25; gospel brunch with Lafayette Carthon Faith, March 27; MUTEMATH, March 29; The Divas of Drag, March 31; Who Bad (Michael Jackson tribute), April 1; Tricky Dick The Cover Ups, April 4; The Dan Band, April 8; Datsik, April 12; Charles Kelley, Josh Kelley, April 13; Killswitch Engage, April 14; Ciara, April 15; Andrew Bird, April 16; Ben Harper The Innocent Criminals, April 17; Santigold, April 19; Houndmouth, April 20; Magic Men Live, April 21; The Darkness, RavenEye, April 24; The White Buffalo, April 24; Best Kept Secret, An Honest Year, Take a Breath, April 28; Amon Amarth, May 1; George Clinton Parliament/Funkadelic, May 7; Silversun Pickups, Foals, Joywave, May 9; Say Anything, May 10; Wish You Were Here (Pink Floyd tribute), May 14; Blue October, May 15; Frankie Ballard, May 18; M83, June 8; The Neighbourhood, June 11; Motion City Soundrack, Light Years, Have Mercy, June 20; Leon Bridges, Oct. 1.
Jacobs Pavilion: Nautica Entertainment Complex, West Bank of the Flats, Cleveland, presents Boston, May 18; Cage the Elephant, Portugal, The Man, Twin Peaks, June 4; Death Cab for Cutie, Chvrches, Pure Bathing Culture, June 7; Barenaked Ladies, OMD, Howard Jones, June 11; Dashboard Confessional, TAking BAck Sunday, Saosin, June 12; Ray LaMontagne, June 30; Brandi Carlile, Old Crow Medicine Show, July 12; 311, Matisyahu, July 13; Halsey, Aug. 2; Goo Goo Dolls, Collective Soul, Aug. 10; Walk the Moon, Misterwives, Aug. 20; Slightly Stoopid, SOJA, Fortunate Youth, Aug. 27. Call 216 861 4080.
Kent Stage: 175 E. Main St., Kent, presents FireHouse, March 18; Ron Holloway Band, March 24; Lucinda Williams, March 26; Ani DiFranco, April 1; Supermonkey, April 23; Jonathan Edwards, Alex Bevan, April 29; Glass Harp, May 7; an evening with Todd Rundgren, May 16 and 17; Scott Stapp, May 18; Richard Nader Doo Wop Rock Roll Celebration, May 26; Hayes Caril, June 19; Doyle Lawson Quicksilver, The Bluegrass Sweethearts, July 23.
Lorain Palace : 617 Broadway, Lorain, presents Terry Lee Goffee (Johnny Cash tribute), April 2; Pop, Rock Doo Wopp Live!, April 8.
Box Supper Club: 1148 Main Ave., Cleveland, presents The Stranger Tribute to Billy Joel, March 18; Motwon with Nitebridge, March 18; Bossa Nova Night, Tropical Cleveland, Yoga and , Late Night Karaoke, March 19; Toropical Clevlenad Carnaval Celebration, March 19; The Cold Hand Hard Cash Show, March 20; Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen, March 24; Indigo Girls, Lucy Wainwright Roche, March 24; Aretha Franklin Birthday Bash with Thornetta Davis, March 25; lapton Birthday Experience with 107.3 The WAVE, March 25; Slowhand (Eric Clapton tribute), March 25; Anne E. DeChant, March 26; Clear Fork Bluegrass Quartet, March 27; KIMOCK, March 31; JD Eicher, Ryan Humbert Diana Chittester, March 31; Rachel and The Beatnik Playboys, April 2; Paul Thorn and Joe Ely, April 2; Irish Sunday, Ballinloch, April 3; Sophistafunk, Brother Diggs, April 7; Travis Haddix, Blues Band, April 8; James McMurtry, Chris Allens April 8; Carlos Jones and the PLUS Band, April 9; Hillbilly Idol, April 9; John Waite, April 13; Verve Pipe, Sam Brenner, Chardon Polka Band, April 14; Tommy Castro, The Pain Killers, April 14; Keystone Laboratory, Arpil 14; Old NO. 55, April 15; Cleav Peavy and Dreadlock Dave, April 15; The Ragbirds, April 15; Ohio Greatest Hits, April 16; Cleveland Jazz Orchestra, featuring Bruce Johnstone and Nia Drummond, April 16; Inductee Greatest Hits, April 17; Hot Club of Cowtown, April 16; The Portersharks, April 17; Bossa Nova Night, April 18; Floetry, April 19; Portland Cello Project, April 19; Hayseed Dixie, April 20; Cleveland Stories: Dr. Band, May 30; Old No. 55, May 30; Yoga and , May 31; Judy Collins with Ari Hest, June 2; Secret sisters, Striking Matches, June 2; Popa Chubby, June 4; Angela Perley and The Howlin Moons, June 5; Blair Crimmons and the Hookers, June 6; An Acoustic Evening with Rich Robinson of Theblack Crows, June 7; Graham Parkers and The Rumour, June 9; Jarekus Singleton, June 10; Ole Soft shoe, June 11; HONEYHONEY, June 13; Giner Baker Jazz Confusion, June 15; Shooter Jennings with Waymore Outlaws, June 17; Antoine dunn, Robin Stone, June 20; Apollo Fire, June 17; Bumper Jacksons, June 23; Anne F. Dechant, June 26; Todd Snider, June 30; Trevor Hall, July 1; the Grass is Dead, July 1; Paul thorn, July 2; the Defibulators, July 2; Steve Earle and the Dukes, July 5; Johnette Napolitano, July 8; Southern Hospitality Blues Band, July 12; Bumper Jacksons,July 16; the Mekons, July 16; Rik Emmett of Triumph, July 29; Tribute to the Everly Brothers, July 31; Summer Soul Concert, Aug. 1; Rosavelt, Aug. 1; Steeldrivers, Sept. 10; tom Rush, Sept. 24; Carbon Leaf, Oct. 22; Reggae for Food, Oct. 31.; Paula Cole, Nov. 12.
Nighttown: 12387 Cedar Road, Cleveland Heights, presents Gay Marshall, March 18; The Art of Fugue, March 24; SounDoctrine, March 25; Wolff and Clark Expedition, March 26; Program, March 28; The Sonic Poets, April 1; Norman Connors, April 2; IN2ATIVE, April 6; John McCutcheon, April 7; Tony Cuda Jazz Cats, April 8; Ralph Peterson Trio, April 9; Cleveland Cello Quartet, April 10; Marilyn Cordial Mincer, April 13; Joyce Moreno and Kenny Werner, April 16; An Evening with the Saxophone, April 17; Phillip Martin, April 23; Javon Jackson, April 27; Tom Chapin, April 29; The Numbers Band, April 30.
Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents In the Mood a 1940s al Revue, March 23 through 26; Celtic Woman, March 29; 2Cellos, March 29; Frankie Valli The Four Seasons, April 30 through May 1; Flight of the Conchords, June 11.
Quicken Loans Arena: 1 Center Court, Cleveland, presents AC/DC, March 26; Moondog Coronation Ball, featuring Michael McDonald, Creedence Clearwater Revisted, The Spinners, Donnie Iris and The Cruisers, April 2; Justin Bieber, April 26; Carrie Underwood Storyteller Tour Stories in the Round, May 18; Janet Jackson, Aug. 28; Demi Lovato Nick Jonas, Sept. 28.
Wolstein Center: 2000 Prospect Ave., presents Ellie Goulding, Years Years, May 7; Twenty One Pilots, June 8. March 18 and 19 at the Breen Center for the Performing Arts, 2008 W. 30th St., Cleveland (on the campus of St. Ignatius High School).
Playhouse Square: 1501 Euclid Ave., Cleveland, presents Alvin Ailey American , April 29 through May 1; Val Live on Tour: Our Way, featuring brothers Maksim and Valentin Chmerkovskiy,