*final* friday 4/29

pictured: dog yawp

6pm: bowie in the basement – a collaboration of artists celebrating an icon. thunder-sky inc. free. >>

6pm: tiger lily prints final friday. recent work by the artists of cincinnati’s tiger lily press, dedicated to preserving and promoting the art of printmaking since 1978. the studio is currently located on the grounds of the dunham recreation center, minutes from downtown cincinnati. clay street press. free. >>

6pm: radically visible. fashion, photography, drawing, collage, installations, and performances by sky cubacub, antonio adams, lindsey m whittle and craig matis all combine and intermingle into a celebration of being exactly who you are, and who you want to be.  in the basement:  a special multi-artist trbiute to david bowie, curated by emily brandehoff.  gonna be a beautiful night.thunder-sky inc. free. >>

6pm: crank up cincy 2016 opening. join us for a party from 6-8pm on april 29 to kick off bike month and the month-long crank up cincy bike poster show. artists that are selected to participate in the show will also have the option of selling prints the evening of the party. coffee emporium. free. >>

7pm: cincinnati blacksmith’s guild quarterly hammer-in event. come join us at blue hell studio in northside for the cincinnati blacksmith’s guild quarterly hammer-in and find out about the growing blacksmith community in the cincinnati area. join us for food, fun, fire, steel, hammering and take the opportunity to create your own railroad spike bottle opener! or just come watch, enjoy some food and have fun! blue hell studio. free. >>

8pm: sad baxter // fun machine // fycus. northside yacht club. free. >>

8pm: colt cabana and marty derosa do comedy & commentary to bad wrestling matches with special guest opener josh sneed. woodward theater. $15. >>

8pm: noah smith presented by cincymusic.com. jess lamb, wilder, ky myle. southgate house revival – sanctuary. $15. >>

9pm: the return of the last troubadour and sugar’s 40th birthday w/ sundae drives & the last troubadour & zebras in public. madison live. $10. >>

9pm: punk rock night. the slippery lips, slutbomb, lipstick fiction, run rabbit run. southgate house revival – revival room. $5. >>

9pm: minorcan // commercial // mark zero and the cavemanagers. 4579 Hamilton Ave. donations. >>

9:30pm: hannah aldridge. southgate house revival – lounge. free. >>

9:30pm: metal mayhem! sadistic ritual(atlanta), hell cannon(ny), cryptic hymn(louisville), faithxtractor(cincinnati), valdrin(cincinnati). northside tavern. free. >>

10pm: dawg yawp w/ lung (kate wakefield+daisy caplan). motr. free. >>

10pm: throwback otr old school dance party. drinkery. otr. free. >>

saturday 4/30

pictured: bully

11am: barre with art. stretch your horizons at 21c museum hotel cincinnati’s new monthly saturday series, held on the last saturday of every month. flex those creative muscles as you work through a variety of barre poses, then hit the bar for a mimosa. 21c museum hotel. $10 includes mimosa!! >>

5pm: show posters book launch party. powerhouse factories takes you beyond album covers to teach you all about the art that drives today’s biggest shows and festivals.  motr. free. >>

6pm: cincinnati rollergirls star wars night. the cincinnati rollergirls’ third game of the 2016 season at the cincinnati gardens is crg’s second annual star wars night. light swords to the first 500 fans in the door. star wars costume contest during halftime of the first game. chewbacca roar contest during halftime of the second game. cincinnati gardens. $14. >>

8pm: block party. hip hop / bounce / twerk / trap / funk / soul / moombahton & pop classics. otr / main st residents : carl hunt (dirtyc) & andres silvino bautista (djab).  hosted by it’s ok records & goods on main. drinkery. free. >>

8pm: sixteen candles: a tribute to the 80s. bogarts. $10. >>

9pm: evening redness. 3 piece suit, the fainting goats. southgate house revival – revival room. 5$. >>

9pm: bully w/ white reaper, the slippery lips. woodward theater. $15. >>

9:30pm: mack mckenzie band. captain ivory. southgate house revival – lounge. free. >>

10pm: lipstick fiction / mr. phylzzz / beams. the comet. free. >>

10pm: molly sullivan / liz janes (+slow city) / silo’s choice. northside tavern. free. >>

10pm: go go buffalo record release w/ injecting strangers & tiger sex. motr. free. >>

10pm: spring jam 2016. join us for our annual spring jam. 10pm – 12am we play 90’s era east coast bangers on vinyl. 12am – close we play rap / trap / snap / clap / bounce / bangers. dancing / grinding / bouncing / tipping. easy. northside nick, michael g. fischer, plus guests. northside yacht club. free. >>

sunday 5/1

pictured: sun club

11:30am: brewasana. stretch out your weekend by joining us for brewasana: yoga and beer. this is a complimentary 60 minute yoga class provided by instructors from karma hot yoga and will be followed with a pint of beer after class. christian moerlein brewing co. free. >>

7pm: little green cars w/ john mark nelson. woodward theater. $12. >>

7pm: noah gundersen. madison live. $15. >>

7:30pm: bluegrass comet all-stars. the comet. free. >>

8pm: open mic. $3 jameson. molly malone’s. free. >>

9pm: senior fellows – tulsa, ok | floodwalker – dayton, oh . junkers. free. >>

10pm: sun club (baltimore, md) w/ brain dead breath. motr. free. >>

10:30pm: sunight. sunight is an informal and sometimes-themed improvisational musical happening. the comet. free. >>