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Weekly Live Music Round Up, 9/12-9/18

Written by The Sound Kate on Sun, 9/11

This week is the start of the Rochester Fringe Festival on Tuesday, which brings a ton of live music and entertainment across the city. There are also great touring bands coming in this week, including synth/rock L’Eclair and Spaceface with locals Drippers at the Bug Jar on Tuesday, Colorado rockers The Velveteers on Saturday, Pusha T (!) and pop star Rickey Montgomary. 

Monday, 9/12

Sally Louise (singer/songwriter/jazz) - Genesee Brew House, 6P (FREE)

The Cool Club and the Lipker Sisters @ Foodlink Fest of Food (swing) - Rochester Public Market, 6P ($60+)

Tuesday, 9/13

L’Eclair / Spaceface / Drippers (indie/synth rock) - Bug Jar, 8P ($15/19)

Tav Falco and His Panther Burns / Anonymous Willpower (blues/soul/rock) - Photo City, 7P ($15)

The Rochester Metropolitan Jazz Orchestra (jazz) - Port of Rochester Building, 7P (FREE)

Metal Meltdown Happy Hour (DJ/metal) - Record Archive, 6P (FREE)

Rochester Fringe Festival: https://rochesterfringe.com/tickets-and-shows/all-shows

Wednesday, 9/14

Songwriters in the Round (Nashville Style Songwriters) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Roscoe’s Basement (rock/power pop) - House of Guitars, 5P (FREE)

Sam Swanson (covers) - Heroes Brewing, 5:30P (FREE)

Special Blend (blues/rock/covers) - Record Archive, 6P (FREE)

Hey Mabel (covers) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 7:30P ($5)

Hanna PK and The Blue Hearts (blues) - The Colonial Belle Blues Cruise, 6:30P ($35)

Jumbo Shrimp (covers) - Marge’s, 6P ($5)

Rochester Fringe Festival: https://rochesterfringe.com/tickets-and-shows/all-shows

Thursday, 9/15

Hank Williams’ 99th Birthday Bash ft. Ward Hayden & The Outliers (Tribute) - Abilene, 7:30P ($10/$15)

Annie Wells Band (jazz) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

The Medicinals / Nate Coffey (roots/reggae) - Flour City Station, 7:30P ($10)

Texas Hippie Coalition (metal) - Montage, 6P ($20/$22)

Duke Galaxy and the Pipeliners (surf/rock n’ roll) - Frontier Field, 5P (game admission)

Head to the Roots (roots rock) - Record Archive, 5P (FREE)

Eastman’s Italian Baroque Organ (classical) - Memorial Art Gallery, 7:30P (museum admission)

Fab Gear (rock) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 7P ($5)

Ryan Sutherland (singer/songwriter) - Rohrbach Brewing, 6P (FREE)

Rochester Fringe Festival: https://rochesterfringe.com/tickets-and-shows/all-shows

Friday, 9/16

House Majority / Assemble / Lucky 33 / No Complyance (rock/punk) - Bug Jar, 8P ($8)

Beef Gordon / Small Signals (indie/rock) - Boulder Coffee, 7P ($5)

NotLö / Thromb / Lurker / Slantz / Jakens (electronic) - Photo City, 8:30P ($13)

The Byways (folk rock)- Lovin’ Cup, 7P ($5)

McKinley James (Motown/soul/blues) - Abilene, 9P ($15/$20)

Ben Rossi / The Ribbon Project / Teressa Wilcox (indie/alt) - Three Heads Brewing, 8P ($10)

Debbie Kendrick Project (blues/jazz)- The Little Theater Café, 7P (FREE)

Annie in the Water (reggae/funk/blues/jam) - Flour City Station, 8P ($10)

80 Proof Prophets / The Grinders (rock) - Montage, 7P ($5)

Pusha T (rap/hiphop) - Water Street Music Hall, 7P ($40+)

Steve Grills and the Roadmasters (blues) - LUX, 10P ($5)

Dallas and Gary Rose (acoustic) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 5P (FREE)

High Pines (4P) / Worthy Duncan (6P) - House of Guitars (FREE)

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

Whiskey Reverb (eclectic rock) - Marge’s, 6P ($5)

Rochester Fringe Festival: https://rochesterfringe.com/tickets-and-shows/all-shows

Saturday, 9/17

The Velveteers / Fuzzrod / Lyell (rock) - Bug Jar, 8P ($12/$15)

Daily Drifters / Ryan Yarmel / Alex Patrick (country) - The Daily Refresher, 9P (FREE)

Back in Time 80’s Dance Party (DJ) - Photo City, 7P ($10)

The Fallopian Grooves (jazz) - The Little Theater Café, 7P (FREE)

An Easy Death / Perelandra / Early Retirement / Limewired / Misfire (post punk/metal) - Montage, 6P ($10/$13)

Delilah Jones (Grateful Dead Tribute) - Three Heads Brewing, 8P ($10)

Kelley’s Heroes (indie rock) - Lovin’ Cup, 7P ($8)

Paradigm Shift (jazz) - 75 Stutson St., 7P ($40)

Jumbo Shrimp (covers) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 7:30P ($10)

Thieven Stephen (DJ rock/soul) - Recreo, 9P (FREE)

Collegefest, ft. Dr. Griffs (DJ) / Austin Giorgio (pop singer) - Innovation Square, 11A (FREE)

Ryan Sutherland (singer/songwriter) - Iron Tug, 6P (FREE)

Rochester Fringe Festival: https://rochesterfringe.com/tickets-and-shows/all-shows

Sunday, 9/18

DJ Spencer (DJ/Dance) - Photo City, 10P ($10)

Gregory Street Vagabonds (jazz/swing) - The Little Theater Café, 6:30P (FREE)

Ricky Montgomery / Delaney Bailey (indie/alt pop) - Montage, 7P ($20)

Rosewood Station (covers) - Iron Smoke Distillery, 12:30P (FREE) 

Rochester Fringe Festival: https://rochesterfringe.com/tickets-and-shows/all-shows

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