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Weekly Live Music Round Up, 5/2-5/8

Written by The Sound Kate on Sun, 5/1

Live Music In Rochester, NY: 5/2-5/8

Monday, 5/2

Bravo Nights (opera) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Tuesday, 5/3

Clutch / The Sword / Nate Bergman (rock) - Anthology, 7P ($35)

Wednesday, 5/4

Katie Morey + Bellwether Breaks(indie) - Abilene, 7P ($10)

Live Band Karaoke - Iron Smoke Distillery, 7P ($5)

Rochester Mandolin Orchestra (folk/classical) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Blü (covers) - Record Archive, 6P (FREE)

Thursday, 5/5

Light Sensitive Temperature Neutral / Old Stylo (jam/lo-fi) - Photo City, 7P ($5)

Lara Hope & The Ark-tones (roots/rock n’ roll) - Abilene, 7:30P ($10/$15)

Mike & Rob from Junkyard Fieldtrip (rock) - Buntsy’s, 6P (FREE)

ZB Trio (Zach Brown Tribute) - Buntsy’s, 6P (FREE)

Steve Piper & Friends (folk/country) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

The Blue Danube (Classical) - Kodak Hall at Eastman Theater, 7:30P ($30+)

Friday, 5/6

Animal Sounds/OHS & Bad Weapon/False Pockets (post/indie/rock) - Bug Jar, 8P ($10)

Anthropic / Egregor / Bloodgate / Necrostalker / In The Shadow of Giants (metal) - Photo City, 8P ($10)

Moon Gator (rock) - Abilene, 5:30P ($5)

Matthew Stephens (singer/songwriter) - Buntsy’s, 5P (FREE)

Hall Pass (80’s cover) - Buntsy’s, 9P (FREE)

Mike and Julie (acoustic) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 5P (FREE)

M80’s (80’s cover) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 7P ($10)

Levi Gangi (contemporary classical) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Michaela Davis & Southern Star (indie) - Three Heads Brewing, 8P ($20)

Mario (r&b) - Water Street, 8P ($30+)

80 Proof Prophets (rock covers) - Montage, 7P ($7)

Harmonica Lewinski / Mr. Sea Breeze (rock n’ roll) - LUX, 10P ($5)

First Friday 90’s Reggae/R&B/Hip Hop (DJ) - Flour City Station, 10P ($20)

LILAC FESTIVAL in HIGHLAND PARK - ALL FREE, VIP TIX $35

  • Steve Grills & The Roadmasters 4P 

  • The Coupe De’Villes 5:30P

  • Blues Traveler 7P

Saturday, 5/7

chrmr /verdus /hellebore (metal) - Bug Jar, 8P ($10)

Motus / Smal B (dub) - Photo City, 8:30P ($10)

Leecy & Greg (acoustic) - Buntsy’s, 5P (FREE)

Call for the Priest (Judas Priest Tribute) - Buntsy’s, 9P (FREE)

Brass Taxi (rock covers) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 8:30P ($10)

O’s Pipa (chinese american folk) - The Little Theater Café, 2P (FREE)

Woody Dodge (americana) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Teagan and the Tweeds (folk rock) - Three Heads Brewing, 8P ($10)

The Blue Danube (Classical) - Kodak Hall at Eastman Theater, 7:30P ($30+)

DAVEY SUICIDE / The Funeral Portrait / Oh! The Horror (rock) - Montage, 6P ($17)

LILAC FESTIVAL in HIGHLAND PARK - ALL FREE, VIP TIX $35

  • Cool Club & The Lipker Sisters 2:30P 

  • Junkyard Fieldtrip 4P

  • Zac Brown Tribute Band 5:30P

Sunday, 5/8

SPLLIT / Clibbus / Alpha Hopper / Marty Brass and the Slipper Trees (hardcore/rock) - Bug Jar, 8P ($10)

Jazz & Jokes with Joel James + Jimmie Highsmith Jr. (comedy/jazz) - Photo City, 7P ($30)

Own The Night (covers) - Buntsy’s, 5P (FREE)

Moving Images with Mike Kaupa (poetry + jazz) - The Little Theater Café, 5:30P (FREE)

Joe Vann (singer/songwriter) - The Club at Water Street, 7P ($15)

Dinner and a Movie (Phish Tribute) - Flour City Station, 7P ($10/$15)

LILAC FESTIVAL in HIGHLAND PARK - ALL FREE, VIP TIX $35

  • Big Blue House 1P 

  • JUMBOshrimp 2:30P

  • Teagan & The Tweeds 4P

  • The Sideways 5:30P

  • Driftwood 7P

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