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Agora Ballroom

(5000 Euclid Ave, Cleveland; 216-881-2221, www.cleveland?agora.com)

Blood on the Dance Floor, doors open 7 p.m. Friday, $14 in advance, $17 day of show.

Kings X., doors open 7 p.m. Saturday, with King of Spades, $20 in advance, $25 day of show.

Alesana, doors open 5:30 p.m. Sunday, with Artwork, Famous Last Words and Oh Sleeper, $14 in advance, $16 day of show.

James Bay, doors open 7 p.m. Monday, with Joseph, $29.50.

Islander, door open 6 p.m. Tuesday, with Palaye Royale and Bad Seed Rising, $12 in advance, $15 day of show.

Dope, doors open 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, $17 in advance, $20 day of show.

Akron Civic Theatre

(182 S. Main St., Akron; 330-253-2488, www.akroncivic.com)

The Club @ the Civic presents Kofi Boakye “Made in Akron” CD Release, 8 p.m. Friday, $15.

Beachland Ballroom and Tavern

(15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland; 216-383-1124, www.beachlandballroom.com)

The Rainbow Emergency, 8 p.m. Thursday, with C-Level and Jordan Kirk, $10.

Reed Mathis and Electric Beethoven, 9 p.m. Thursday, with Psychic Relic, $20.

The Kingbees, 8:30 p.m. Friday, with David Loy & The Ramrods, $15.

The Mowgli’s, 7:30 p.m. Friday, with Dreamers and Kid Runner, $17 in advance, $20 day of show.

Rave So Hard featuring Victo Niglio, 9 p.m. Saturday, with Nobody, Eric Evasion, Slave, Black Daddy, Sean 2:16, Potpocket, Glockwize, Skoots, Nasty Blade Garnez, Tangent, Spruce and Floasis, $15 in advance, $20 day of show.

Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, with Pete McDonald, $23 in advance, $25 day of show.

Beaver Nelson, 7 p.m. Monday, with Joseph Allen Beltram, $15.

People’s Blues of Richmond, 8:30 p.m. Monday, with Thaddeus Anna Greene, $10 in advance, $12 day of show.

The Nightowls, 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, with Acid Cats, $7 in advance, $10 day of show.

Hoots & Hellmouth, 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, with Maura Rogers & The Bellows, $12.

Northeast Ohio Drum & Music Jam, 9 p.m. Wednesday, free.

Cuyahoga Falls ?Public Library

(2015 Third St., Cuyahoga Falls; 330-928-2117, www.cuyahogafallslibrary.org)

Derbytown Men’s Chorus, 7 p.m. Wednesday, free.

Empire Concert Club

(1305 E. Tallmadge Ave., Akron; 330-634-9489, www.empireconcertclub.com)

Discover the Artist Series, 7 p.m. Thursday, with Justin Symbol, Rust Requiem, Shane Slaughter, Passing Time and Dreamliner, $8.

Take the Bet Debut, 7 p.m. Friday, with The Jacob Cade Project, Bad News Benny & The Night Fevers, Mildred Hits the Afterburners and M.D. & Company, $8 in advance, $10 day of show.

Eddie (Iron Maiden Tribute), 7 p.m. Saturday, with Son of Sam and MaxXout, $5.

Grog Shop

(2785 Euclid Heights Blvd., Cleveland Heights; 216-321-5588, http://grogshop.gs) ?

Built To Spill, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, $25.

The Bronx, 8 p.m. Friday, with Dead Heavens and Pounded By The Surf, $16-$20.

Hard Rock Rocksino Northfield Park

(10777 Northfield Road, Northfield; 800-745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com)

Tears for Fears, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, $69.50-$95.

Cinderella’s Tom Keifer with special guest Devilstrip, 8 p.m. Friday, $15-$35.

High & Low Winery

(588 Medina Road, Medina; 844-466-4456, www.search?highandlow.com)

Travelin’ Johnsons, 6 p.m. Thursday, free.

House of Blues ?Cleveland

(308 Euclid Ave.; 800-745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com) ?

Straight On - Heart Tribute, 7 p.m. Friday, $11.

Jilly’s Music Room

(111 N. Main St., Akron; http://www.jillysmusicroom.com)

Songwriters in the Round, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, with Marc Lee Shannon, Ryan Humbert, Corey King and Gretchen Pleuss, free.

Brian Lisik, 5 p.m. Friday, free.

9th Street Stompers, 7:30 p.m. Friday, free.

John Patrick & The Outside Voices, 10 p.m. Friday, free.

Colin Dussault’s Blues Project, 8 p.m. Saturday, free.

The Kent Stage?

(175 E. Main St.; 330-677-5005, www.thekentstage.com)

Joan Shelley, 8 p.m. Thursday, $10.

1964 - The Tribute, 8 p.m. Friday, $30 and $37.50.

Jones For Revival, 8 p.m. Saturday, with Drunken Sunday, $10.

Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band, 8 p.m. Tuesday, $30.50 and $38.50.

Musica

(51 E. Market St., Akron; 330-374-1114. http://liveatmusica.com)

Vic Spencer & Chris Crack, 9 p.m. Friday, with Denmark Vessey, $10.

Music Box ?Supper Club ?and Concert Hall

(1148 Main Ave., Cleveland; 216-242-1250, www.musicbox?cle.com)

The Howlin Brothers, 8 p.m. Thursday, with Duchess, $10.

Oktoberfest Rooftop Party with Chardon Polka Band, 7:30 p.m. Thursday, $7.

Buddy Holly 80th Birthday Celebration, 8 p.m. Friday, $22-$25.

Nikki Hill, 8 p.m. Friday, $15.

Sinatra Night with Michael Sonata, 8 p.m. Saturday, $10.

Irish Brunch: The Kilroys, Noon Sunday, $10.

The Outpost

(4962 State Route 43, Kent; 330-673-9988)

Tella Vista, doors open 6 p.m. Friday, $10 in advance, $12 day of show.

Infektid, doors open 6 p.m. Saturday, $10 in advance, $12 day of show.

Church Tongue, doors open 6 p.m. Monday, $10 in advance, $12 day of show.

Packard Music Hall

(1703 Mahoning Ave NW, Warren; 800-745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com)

Gavin DeGraw and Andy Grammer, 7 p.m. Tuesday, $39.50-$58.

Quicken Loans Arena

(Ontario Street and Huron Road, Cleveland; 888-894-9424, www.theQarena.com)


Kanye West: The Saint Pablo Tour, 8 p.m. Saturday, $29.50-$129.50. ?

University of Akron - Guzzetta Recital Hall

(157 University Ave, University of Akron; 330-972-8301)

Guest Pianist Johan Botes and Caroline Oltmanns, 3 p.m. Sunday, free.

Concert Band/University Band, 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, free.