Hello, Cleveland: Concerts for Wednesday, February 13
By Joe Tone
on Wed, Feb 13, 2008 at 8:46 AM
Who: Leslie & the Lys/Sammy Slims: 9 p.m., $8. Grog Shop, 2785 Euclid Hts. Blvd., 216-321-5588. What: Anti-diva spins a whole new take on nerd rap in tunes like “Midwest Diva.” Imagine your lonely aunt rapping.
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Who: The Blind Boys of Alabama: 7:30 p.m., $30 ADV/$35 DOS. The Kent Stage, 175 E. Main St., Kent, 330-677-5005.
Who: David Alan Coe: 7 p.m., $20 ADV/$25 DOS. Saddle Ridge, 5100 Pearl Rd., Parma, 216-351-7900. What: Outlaw country – none of that shiny boot-scoot crap here.
Who: Flogging Molly/Rev Peyton's Big Damn Band/Dusty Rhodes & the River Band: 7 p.m. House of Blues, 308 Euclid Ave., 216-523-2583, www.hob.com. What: Night two of a two-night stand from the Celtic-rock cream o’ the crop -- assuming the building is still standing.
Who: John Jorgenson Quintet: 7 p.m., $20. Nighttown, 12387 Cedar Rd., Cleveland Hts., 216-795-0550, www.nighttowncleveland.com. What: Squonky, frentetic folk from the singer-songwriter’s eclectic band.
Who: Eric Lindell: 9 p.m., $12. The Winchester, 12112 Madison Ave., Lakewood, 216-226-5681. What: New Orleans rootsy blues rock that’s tastier ‘n gumbo.