4th Annual Black Swamp Punk Fest

Celebrate the Glass City’s raw music scene, during the fourth annual Black Swamp Punk Fest. Catch over a dozen bands, including out-of-towners and local favorites. $10 at the door | Bands at 6:30pm | Saturday, May 4 Frankie’s Inner-City, 308 Main St. 419-698-4020 | facebook.com/frankiesinnercitytoledo

Violent Bloom Show at Original Sub Shop

Saturday, 4.27 / The Original Sub Shop Toledo chamber pop trio Violent Bloom sports a name that fits their sound. Aggressive but feminine, their style fluctuates between moody and uplifting harmonies. Playing with Bowling Green’s Teamonade and Detroit’s Scarlet Lies at The Original Sub Shop & Deli. 8pm | Saturday, April 27 402 Broadway St.b|

3rd Annual Glass City Get Down with The Low Down

Jam out for a good cause at the 3rd Annual Glass City Get Down with The Low Down, a free benefit for Lucas County Canine Care and Control to raise funds for adoption fees and emergency needs for their pups. Tim Oehlers, NOT Greenacre Sessions, Benji Katz, The Shakin’ Shivers, the Skittle Bots and 12

Record Store Day 2019

Record stores, artists and fans come together on Record Store Day to bring attention to a superior listening platform, the analog vinyl album. You can look forward to hearing live music by Wax, Violent Bloom, Bliss Nova and Excellent Enemies, plus more than 4,000 recording artists releasing limited edition LPs, new EPs and spring singles

Hash Bash

What better way to celebrate Michigan’s legalization of marijuana than the 18th Annual Monroe Street Fair Hash Bash Festival? Hosted by Charles Strackbein & Creative Recreation, the free music festival celebrates many genres. Bands to look forward to this year include the Syd Burnham Band, The Muggs, Hullabaloo, Kung Fu Lovers, and many more. Though

Great Music Over Yonder

OWE house concerts bring Toledo folk Music performances began with house concerts, in the intimate surroundings of a home, rather than in larger concert spaces. Folk and bluegrass lore is replete with traveling musicians playing in peoples’ homes. After a lull in popularity in the latter half of the 20th century, this staple of musical

Punk Rock at The Longhorn Saloon

Follow up your early evening metal concert with a four-act lineup of punk rock at the Longhorn Saloon. Toledo noise rockers Sog City perform with Chicago hardcore punk act The Kreutzer Sonata, Michigan hardcore punk and grind band Snuffed Out, and Toledo punk rockers Sick Jeans. $5 | 9pm, doors | 10pm, bands | Saturday,

Metal Show at Allied Records

Start your Saturday night off right with a special early evening show at Allied Records Navarre. Detroit power violence act Surfer James will join Toledo shoegaze Outside and Toledo sludge metal band PYTHIAN for an in-store concert. 5pm | Saturday, March 23 Allied Record Exchange, 3253 Navarre Ave., Oregon 419-697-5538 | Alliedrecordexchange.com | Free

GoLab Performs at Original Sub Shop

Synthesizer and drums duo GoLab will bring their stripped-down, beat-heavy rock sound to The Original Sub Shop & Deli and share the stage with two other local acts for this after-hours show. Five-piece Pawn Pawn channels moody new wave while duo Crystal has a rare brand of dance rock. $5 | 8pm | Saturday, March