Weekly Feature



2018-08-08 / Entertainment

Concerts

thurs. 9

Headstones and A as part of the Canalside Live concert series, 5 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Canalside, 44 Prime St., Buffalo; $. www.canalsidebuffalo.com

2006 “Nashville Star” winner Chris Young from Murfreesboro, Tennessee, will bring his 10 No. 1 country hits to Buffalo as part of the National Grid Erie County Fair Grandstand shows, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.com

Politically outspoken Chicago punk rockers, Rise Against, with special guests Ukiah, California, rockers, AFI and Pittsburgh punk rockers Anti-Flag, 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Rapids Theatre, 1711 Main St., Niagara Falls; $. 205-8925, www.rapidstheatre.com

Violinist, dancer, performance artist and composer, Lindsey Stirling, will perform at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Artpark’s indoor Mainstage Theater, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston; $. 754-4375, www.artpark.net

Pittsburgh hip-hop/pop/R&B artist, Phresh LaRosa, will perform, along with Manic MOD, T.W.I.N., Careem Brown, Krazy James and Luci I, at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Stamps Bar, 98 Main St., Tonawanda; $. 694-3475

Diane Blue & The Boston Soul Blues All Stars will perform at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at The Sportsmen’s Tavern, 326 Amherst St., Buffalo; $. 874-7734, www.sportsmenstavern.com

The Undercurrent! East Coast Underground Electronic Music Party! will feature Medusa, Laube’s Old Spain, Deva Lily and Jack Topht, at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 9, at Mohawk Place, 47 E. Mohawk St., Buffalo; $. 312-9279, www.buffalosmohawkplace.com

fri. 10

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame artists, ZZ Top will bring their rockin’ blues boogie sound back to Buffalo as part of the National Grid Erie County Fair Grandstand shows, 8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.com

Lefty and upside down ala Jimi Hendrix-style blues guitarist, Coco Montoya, will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at the Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino’s Bear’s Den, 310 Fourth St., Niagara Falls; $. 1-877-873-6322, www.senecaniagaracasino.com

Macon, Georgia’s award-winning country star Jason Alden, with special guests Luke Combs, Lauren Alaina and Dee Jay Silver, 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at Darien Lake Amphitheater, 9993 Alleghany Road, Darien Center; $. (800) 745-3000, www.darienlake.com

Grammy Award-winning country star, Lee Ann Womak, will perform as part of the Rockin’ the Downs concert series, with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at Batavia Downs, 8315 Park Road, Batavia; $. www.bataviadownsgaming.com/concerts

Slightly Stoopid will perform, along with Stick Figure and Pepper, with doors opening at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 10, at Artpark’s Outdoor Amphitheater, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston; $. 754-4375, www.artpark.net

sat. 11

I Love the 90’s Tour, featuring Salt-n-Pepa, Naughty By Nature, Color Me Badd, Rob Base, C&C Music Factory and DJ Cool, at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Canalside, 44 Prime St., Buffalo; $.

Minneapolis Math punk band, Why Not will perform, along with Daze Ago and The Happy Children, at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Stamps Bar, 98 Main St., Tonawanda; $. 694-3475

sun. 12

Dick Fox’s Golden Boys, Frankie Avalon, Fabian & Bobby Rydell, will bring their ’50s and ’60s teen idol sound back to Buffalo as part of the National Grid Erie County Fair Grandstand shows, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.com

Award-winning industrial shock rockers, Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson, have joined forces on a world tour stopping in Buffalo, at 7 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at Darien Lake Amphitheater, 9993 Alleghany Road, Darien Center; $. (800) 745-3000, www.darienlake.com

Colorado rag-grass group, Clyde of the Milltailers, will perform, along with Tyler Westcott, and The Brothers Blue, at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at Mohawk Place, 47 E. Mohawk St., Buffalo; $. 312-9279, www.buffalosmohawkplace.com

From Chicago, The Curls, will perform, along with SMUG and Patchwork, at 8 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at Electric Avenue, 300 Ellicott St, Buffalo; $. 854-1760

NYC band, Kore Rozzik, will perform, along with Scathed, Idiots of Idealism and Tiger the Lion, 6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at Stamps Bar, 98 Main St., Tonawanda; $. 694-3475

The Summer Ever After Tour: All Time Low and Dashboard Confessional will take place, with doors opening at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at Artpark’s Outdoor Amphitheater, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston; $. 754-4375, www.artpark.net

mon. 13

Country Music Hall of Fame members, The Oak Ridge Boys, will bring their classic country sound back to Buffalo as part of the National Grid Erie County Fair Grandstand shows, 7:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.com

Heavy-hearted folk-rock with an aching dose of Midwestern nice, Michigan Rattlers will perform, along with Uncle Ben’s Remedy, at 8 p.m. Monday, Aug. 13, at Electric Avenue, 300 Ellicott St, Buffalo; $. 854-1760

A New Orleans party in Lewiston called the VooDoo Threauxdown will feature Trombone Shorty and Orleans Ave., the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, New Breed Brass Band, Galatic and Cyril Neville, at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, as part of the Tuesdays in the Park series, at Artpark, 450 South 4th St., Lewiston; $. 754-4375, (888) 223-6000, www.artpark.net

Dripping Springs, Texas, country group, Midland, will bring their smooth harmonies and heart-on-your-sleeve lyrics to Buffalo as part of the National Grid Erie County Fair Grandstand shows, 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at the Hamburg Fairgrounds, 5600 McKinley Parkway, Hamburg; $. 649-3900, www.ecfair.com

Psycho-pop from Austin, Texas, The Human Circuit will perform, along with Parade Chic and The Brownstones (formerly Nothing Casual), at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Electric Avenue, 300 Ellicott St, Buffalo; $. 854-1760

wed. 15

Hardcore punk from Ottawa, Torpor will perform, along with Gun Candy, Velvet Bethany and Tina Panic Noise, at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, at Electric Avenue, 300 Ellicott St, Buffalo; $. 854-1760

thurs. 16

Award-winning country great Miranda Lambert, with special guest Little Big Town, 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at Darien Lake Amphitheater, 9993 Alleghany Road, Darien Center; $. (800) 745-3000, www.darienlake.com

City in the Clouds will perform, along with The Filthy Casuals, Groton Ave., Astrabula and drink-182, at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at Sugar City, 1239 Niagara St., Buffalo; Free. 553-2530

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