Your Complete Guide to Cleveland Concerts (March 13 - 19) 

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The Fab Four: The Ultimate Tribute: 8 p.m., $25-$45. Hard Rock Rocksino.

Rob Falgiano/Sweet N Blu: Barking Spider Tavern.

Benny Golson Quartet: Benny Golson, who's contributed several tunes to the standard repertoire of jazz music, has been playing sax and writing music for more than 55 years, refining his style and evolving with the genre. The cool laid-back sound he's known for has that head-bobbing, finger-snapping feel that makes you want to lean back and relax. The standard "I Remember Clifford" is a blue elegy that holds a bittersweet mystery. Another classic Golson hit, "Stablemates," opens with a jerky drum solo that drops into a sparse, quirky melody. At 80 years old, Golson has definitely aged well, so get to Nighttown tonight to hear a masterful performance by him and his quartet. 8 p.m. and 10 p.m., $20-$30. Nighttown. (Gonzalez)

Carlos Jones & the P.L.U.S. Band / Wanyama / Ras Gato's Gullah Gumbo: 9 p.m., $10. Grog Shop.

Sleazy McQueen (Whiskey Disco): 10 p.m., $5. B-Side Liquor Lounge & Arcade.

Our Name is Jonas: Weezer Tribute/Don't Speak: No Doubt Tribute: 8 p.m., $10. House of Blues.

Pink Martini/The Von Trapps: 8:30 p.m., $39-$70. Cleveland Museum of Art.

Sunday Best/Mark Leach/Chad Baker: 9 p.m., $10. Musica.

Velvet Shakedown: 9:30 p.m. Brothers Lounge.

SUN 03/16

Arcade Fire/Dan Deacon/Kid Koala: Remember when Arcade Fire charmed everyone with Funeral back in '05 and we all fell in love? And there are those two Grammys they've won, too. Unlike a lot of bands that make it into the mainstream, they've kept true to their style and haven't lost touch with what makes their music so great. They released Reflektor at the end of October last year, and they're playing at Quicken Loans Arena tonight. Songs like "Afterlife" and "Awful Sound" feature their trademark instrumental buildup as Win Butler's vocals take you through a musical journey that reaches a euphoric wave dotted by percussion and underlined by lovely violin. (Check out the music video for "Afterlife" — it functions as a movie short.) On the other hand, "You Already Know" and "We Exist" both take on a more soulful approach with dance-y bass lines and repetitive, back and forth vocals. Be sure to arrive early to catch Dan Deacon and Kid Koala open the show. 7:30 p.m., $30.50-$60.50. Quicken Loans Arena. (Liz Trenholme)

Jesse Dee: On My Mind / In My Heart is a tidy little collection of tunes custom-crafted for a night of dancing with your favorite person. Jesse Dee's latest album dropped to widespread acclaim — and rightfully so. The Boston-based soul singer strings together a series of love letters against a backdrop of funky melodies and upbeat rhythms that'll have your toes tappin' all the way to the Beachland Ballroom. Tunes like "No Matter Where I Am" are so incredibly infectious, it's hard to believe Dee's not a time traveler, sent to bestow the most genuine sounds from Motown's heyday upon our otherwise weary souls. Dripping with that legacy, he filters the best of the best stylings into the present moment. Jesse Dee's is a fresh, fresh sound. Apart from live shows, like the one you'll be attending tonight, this music is also ideal for weekends spent hanging around the house. 8:30 p.m., $10. Beachland Tavern. (Sandy)

Hot Jazz Seven: 3 p.m. Barking Spider Tavern.

Hybrid Shakedown: 7 p.m. Brothers Lounge.

In Cold Blood/Haymaker/Noisem/Futile Justice/Youth Forgotten/Party Plates: 9 p.m., $12. Now That's Class.

LA Project: 6 p.m. Barking Spider Tavern.

The Oh! Sullivans with Buddy Sulllivan: 7 p.m., $10. Nighttown.

The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band / Dom Flemons / Dex Romweber Duo: 8:30 p.m., $16. Grog Shop.

MON 03/17

House of Blues 10th Annual St. Patrick's Day Celebration: 8 a.m., free. House of Blues.

Hunted Down/Hysteria/Cruelster: 9 p.m., $5. Now That's Class.

Ray McNiece & Tongue & Groove/Michael McDonald & Friends: 8 p.m. Barking Spider Tavern.

Mojo Big Band: 8 p.m. Brothers Lounge.

St. Patrick's Day with the New Barleycorn: 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., $22. Nighttown.

Velvet Voyage (in the Wine Bar): 8 p.m. Brothers Lounge.

TUES 03/18

G-Eazy These Things Happen Tour: 8:30 p.m., $16 ADV, $20 DOS. House of Blues.

Brian Henke/Revelry/The Sea The Sea: 7 p.m. Barking Spider Tavern.

JD Eicher and the Goodnights/Zach: 8 p.m., $7. Mahall's 20 Lanes.

Lyrical Rhythms: Poetry & Soul Open Mic: 9 p.m., free. Grog Shop.

Two Set Tuesday (in the Wine Bar): 6:30 p.m. Brothers Lounge.

WED 03/19

10 X 3 Hosted by Brent Kirby (in the Wine Bar): 8 p.m. Brothers Lounge.

Boy = Girl/Rebecca Jean: 8 p.m. Barking Spider Tavern.

Sara Gazarek and Josh Nelson: 7 p.m., $15. Nighttown.

Gym Shorts/Vulture Shit/Swirly in the Fryer/Kill All the Hippies: 9 p.m., free. Now That's Class.

Mariachi El Bronx: The Bronx is a punk band, but they moonlight as a mariachi band too. Last year's release, The Bronx features songs like "Torches" and "Under the Rabbit" with high energy guitar and drums with Matt Caughthran's scratchy vocals singing catchy refrains. Meanwhile, pretty much all of their mariachi stuff is done in a way that acknowledges their second-generation California roots, yet shows they take their Mexican roots seriously. Listed as their altar ego name on House of Blues' website, will they be playing punk or mariachi? Either way, the music will get you moving. 8 p.m., $18 ADV, $20 DOS. House of Blues. (Trenholme)

Gary Numan/Big Black Delta/Roman Remains: Electronic/industrial pioneer Gary Numan got his start in the late '70s with his punk-influenced band Tubeway Army. He had an out-of-the-blue hit in 1979 when the dark, Joy Division-like "Cars" somehow became a hit. The hits quickly dried up but Numan has soldiered on thanks to the fact that contemporary acts such as Nine Inch Nails and Battles have cited him as an influence. He's kept active too. Released last year, his new studio album Splinter is a real tour de force that commences with the noisy, NIN-meets-Peter Gabriel tune "I Am Dust" and doesn't let up. The last time we can recall Numan playing Cleveland was a 2001 show at the now shuttered Odeon, so this show has an extra amount of anticipation attached to it. 8 p.m., $27.50 ADV, $30 DOS. Beachland Ballroom. (Niesel)

Vaadat Charigim/ITEM/The Village Bicycle: Israeli shoegaze. It's not a corner of the music world that gets much attention here in the U.S., but there seem to be some really spacey influences among the distortion-drenched scene out there. Enter Vaadat Charigim. Helmed by Juval Haring, the band's debut album narrates an inevitable nuclear apocalypse. The World is Well Lost is a strong dose of melancholy, strained through gentle-slash-heavy guitars reminiscent of 1990s shoegaze titans (like Swervedriver and Drop Nineteens at various points) and the thickness of Haring's native Hebrew. But even with the album frantically signaling end times, Haring and Co. suggest relentless partying. The music can be dour, sure: It's a shoegaze band. The whole of the law remains the same: Have fun. Go wild. Our world as we know it is about to implode, so why not toss on some Vaadat Charigim and rock out? Better yet, catch 'em tonight in less-than-apocalyptic Lakewood, Ohio. 8:30 p.m., $8. Mahall's 20 Lanes. (Sandy)


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