tuesday 4/5

pictured: billy joel “uptown girl”

5pm: market wines tuesday night tastings. just like their weekend tastings, they sample four different wines for $7. market wines – findlay market. free. >>

5pm: kickoff arbor brewing month at brewriver. come meet matt greff, the owner/head brewer of arbor brewing company. there will be  4 Arbor Brewing beers that will be featured, including one of their rare sours. their three course tasting menu will feature arbor through the entire month of april. brewriver gastropub. free. >>

6pm: son lux w/ dawn of midi. contemporary arts center. $12-$15. >>

6:30pm: write me i’m yours writing circle. rohs street cafe. free. >>

7pm: ani difranco w/ chastity brown. bogart’s. $25. >>

7pm: cincy blues society presents bluesday tuesdays w/ john redell. arnold’s bar and grill. free. >>

7pm: trivia night w/ justin schafer. northside yacht club. free. >>

7pm: last call trivia. braxton brewery. free. >>

7pm: bike night. motorcycle enthusiast meetup. the comet. free. >>

7pm: screening 06: cincinnati goddamn (a documentary by april martin and paul hill). the woodward theater. free. >>

7pm: cincy stories. community. intimacy. empathy. cincy stories is a storytelling event about breaking down walls with narrative. Our storytellers are: caitlin behle (community connector), t. renae banks (director of the future leaders of otr), john mabery (writer/teacher), justin carabello, (founder/owner of carabello coffee), tamaya dennard (political director of p.g. sittenfield) and anton canady (founder of p.u.s.h.). live music performed by jon delvaux. motr. free. >>

7:30pm: call of the void w/ township, give and take, bonehead and death bell. p-slur. $6. >>

8pm: billy joel! us bank arena. $52.50-$127.50. >>

8pm: open mic plus ballpark style potluck hosted by sean geil of the tillers. the crow’s nest cincinnati. free. >>

8pm: whiskey tasting w/ 3 highlighted whiskeys. the littlefield. ??? per flight. >>

8pm: gauche w/ purple-7, black planet, mardou and shells. dreamland. $5-$6. >>

8pm: the michael cruse quintet w/ the busters. urban artifact. 21+ free / under 21 $5. >>

8pm: mothership w/ close the hatch. sanctuary. the southgate house revival. $10-$12. >>

8pm: irish music w/ rodger drawdy. 1/2 price fish ‘n’ chips. $2 tullamore dew. molly malone’s. free. >>

9pm: writer’s night w/ jeremy (of the sundresses). voted best open mic in the city by city beat readers 3 years running. all performances must be original. we give away cash each night to performers. stay late for your chance to win up to $30! motr. free. >>

9:30pm: the stealth pastille w/ tori kadish. northside tavern. free. >>

10:00pm: halvsies (april artist in residence) w/ dinge. the comet. free. >>