We hope this isn’t an April Fool’s joke— legendary area rockers Local Anesthetic have committed to a reunion concert on April 1. Celebrating 20 years as a band, the group welcomes guitarist Ron Hammersmith back. It’s been four-and-a-half years since they last played live together, so you don’t want to miss out on this possibly
“One day, one stage, ten bands, all the hits” is the tagline for the musical beast descending upon the University of Toledo when the Rock the Arena concert comes to town. Cheap Trick, Lou Gramm of Foreigner, Tom Keifer of Cinderella, Warrant, Quiet Riot, Stephen Percy, Jack Russell’s Great White, Vixen, Autograph and Trixter are
Drum roll, please! The Toledo Jazz Orchestra continues its Valentine Theatre Series with Drums and Drummers: A Tribute to Roger Schupp. Schupp, a long-time TJO drummer, passed away in 2015. The ensemble will bring in special guests Tommy Igoe, drummer and leader of the Birdland Big Band; and Jerry McKenzie, drummer on Stan Kenton’s Grammy
Ye Olde Durty Bird hosts a day of music with a multi-act concert fundraiser presented by Music Uniting Sisters Everywhere [MUSE], A Temporary Home. Benefitting the Aurora Project, a life skills program that helps transition homeless women and their children towards self sufficiency. Admission is free but donations are welcome. This full day of performers
You better run to this show by 80s heartthrob Pat Benatar and her husband/guitarist Neil Giraldo when they join the Toledo Symphony and hit you with their best shot at the Stranahan Theater. Four-time Grammy winner and singer hits “Heartbreaker,” “We Belong,” “Love is A Battlefield,” “Shadows of the Night” and “Hell is for Children,”
Renowned musical group Hypnotic Brass Ensemble bring their “horns meet hip-hop” style of uptempo jazz to the Toledo Museum of Art.