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Weekly Live Music Round Up, 5/9-5/15

Written by The Sound Kate on Sun, 5/8

Live Music in Rochester, NY, 5/9-5/15

Monday, 5/9

New Candys / Sisters of Your Sunshine Vapor / The Stone Lows (alt/rock) - Bug Jar, 8P ($13/$16)

Dance Gavin Dance / Memphis May Fire / Volumes / Moonthooth (rock) - Main Street Armory, 7P ($29.50)

Tuesday, 5/10

Eilen Jewell & Band (singer/songwriter) - Hart Theatre, 7:30P ($30/$35)

Megadeth / Lamb of God (metal) - Blue Cross Arena, 6P ($25+)

The Greece Jazz Band (jazz) - Arbor at the Port, 7P (FREE)

Wednesday, 5/11

Katie Morey (indie/rock) - Abilene, 7P ($8)

Steve Bartolotta and Tyler Norton (classic rock) - Buntsy’s, 6P (FREE)

Todd East and Friends (piano/songwriter) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 7:30P ($5)

The PV Nunes Band (americana) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Luca Foresta & The ElectroKings (blues/swing/rock) - Record Archive, 6P (FREE)

Patrick Glantz (singer/songwriter) - Heroes Brewing, 6P (FREE)

Weird Al Yankovic / Emo Philips (music comedy) - Kodak Center, 7:30P ($49+)

Thursday, 5/12

The Velvicks / The Wily Tycoons / Moon Gator (indie rock) - Bug Jar, 8P ($10)

Open Decks (open mic) - Photo City, 8P (FREE Before 9P/ $5)

Joe Beard w/ Hanna PK (blues) - Abilene, 7:30P ($10)

Krush (rock/country covers) - Buntsy’s, 7P (FREE)

Shades of Grey (rock/country)  - Iron Smoke Distillery, 7P (FREE)

Watkins & The Rapiers (cajun/country) -The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Consider the Source / RootsCollider (prog) - Flour City Station, 7:30P ($15/$18)

Dan Montgomery Quintet (jazz) - Record Archive, 6P (FREE)

Steve Lyons (blues) - Murph’s, 6P (FREE)

f-f-f-f-Faulty Tower / Gouox (avant-garde) - Small World Books, 7P ($5-$10 donation)

LILAC FESTIVAL, Highland Park (FREE/VIP $35) 

  • 4P - Texas King (alt rock)

  • 5:15P - Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears (blues/funk/soul)

  • 7P - Uprooted Band with Michael Glabiki of Rusted Root (rock)

Friday, 5/13

Big Trouble w/ Rob Morley (DJ) - Bug Jar, 8P ($5)

Continental Drift / Drippers / House Majority (indie rock) - Photo City, 8P ($10)

The Brian Lindsay Band (classic rock) - Abilene, 5:30P ($5)

Mighty Joe Castro and the Gravamen (rockabilly) - Abilene, 9:15P ($10)

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

Cherry Bomb (covers) - Buntsy’s, 9P (FREE)

Nightfall Duo (acoustic)  - Iron Smoke Distillery, 5P (FREE)

Bellwether Breaks (rock n’ roll) - LUX, 10P ($5)

Mochester / Amy Sheffer Trio (reggae/rock)  - Iron Smoke Distillery, 8:30P ($5)

Kara Fink (folk/jazz) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Temple Cabin Band (americana) - Three Heads Brewing, 8P ($10)

LITZ (jam) - Flour City Station, 8:30P ($10/$15)

CANCELED Sister Sandy / Ola Mesa / MAKEITSTOP/KindOfKind (rock) - Club at Waterstreet, 7P ($10/$15)

The Flowerhead Folks (covers) - Heroes Brewing, 6P (FREE)

Spider Davidson & The Chicken Head Revival (country) - Record Archive, 5P (FREE)

JB & Company (classic rock) - Murph’s, 8P (FREE)

The Moho Collective (instrumental) - Three Heads Brewing, 8P ($10)

Lower Expectations / Patient Basement / Ivy's Panic Room / Kids in the Basement (rock) - Rosen Krown, 7P ($5)

LILAC FESTIVAL, Highland Park (FREE/VIP $35) 

  • 4P - Litz (jam)

  • 5:30P - Root Schock (roots/soul/reggae)

  • 7P - Blue Sky Brothers (Allman Brothers Tribute)

Saturday, 5/14

Limewired / Sedai / Spit Nickels / Death Won’t Hold (alt/rock) - Bug Jar, 8P ($10)

The Widdler x Pushloop / Thromb / Squeeth (dub) - Photo City, 8:30P ($20)

The Collection (indie pop) - Abilene, 9P ($10)

Max Doud (singer/songwriter) - Buntsy’s, 5P (FREE)

Tommy Brunett Band (rock n’ roll) - Buntsy’s, 9P (FREE)

Tryst (covers)  - Iron Smoke Distillery, 8:30P ($10)

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

Terrapin Society (covers) - Murph’s, 8P (FREE)

LILAC FESTIVAL, Highland Park (FREE/VIP $35) 

  • 12:30P - Digglers Bridge (cover)

  • 2P - Parsonsfield (high energy multi-genre)

  • 4P - The Collection (indie pop)

  • 5:15P - Low Cut Connie (rock)

  • 7P - Seven Wonders (Fleetwood Mac Tribute)

Sunday, 5/15

Laura G. (singer/songwriter) - Boulder Cafè, 5P (FREE)

Brojob / Flasifier / Coalition (hardcore) - Photo City, 7P ($15)

Letters From New York / Route 5150 / The Leftovers (rock) - Buntsy’s, 5P ($10)

Teresa Chen Trio (classical jazz piano) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Kitchen Dwellers (bluegrass) - Flour City Station, 8P ($15/$18)

Ember Trio (jazz) - Bop Shop Records, 8P ($20)

The Dead Tongues / Joe Westerlund (singer/songwriter) - Good Luck, 8P ($25)

LILAC FESTIVAL, Highland Park (FREE/VIP $35) 

  • 2P - Kitchen Dwellers (bluegrass)

  • 3:30P - The Collection (indie pop)

  • 5P - Workingman’s Dead(Grateful Dead Tribute)

  • 7P - Into The Now (classic rock covers)

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