Michael Stanley to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Beachland Ballroom

If you’re from Northeast Ohio, odds are you’re a Michael Stanley fan. And you don’t think he’s ever gotten the recognition he deserved. Cleveland Arts Prize is going to change that. CAP will honor Stanley with a special Lifetime Achievement Award to celebrate his incredible 50-year career in music, local media, and philanthropy, according to a news release. It will all go down on Saturday … Continue reading Michael Stanley to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Beachland Ballroom

Wreckless Eric playing Beachland Ballroom on July 10

What: Wreckless Eric Where: Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland When: July 10. Doors at 7:30 p.m., show at 8 Why you should go: Wreckless Eric began his recording career in 1977 with “Whole Wide World.” He sidestepped the mechanics of fame and became Britain’s premier underground household name, much loved and often underestimated, according to a news release.   How much: $12 How to get … Continue reading Wreckless Eric playing Beachland Ballroom on July 10

Amy Rigby performing at Beachland Ballroom

What: Amy Rigby with Johnny Dowd Where: Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland When: May 3. Doors at 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m. Why you should go: Rigby is touring in support of her new album, “The Old Guys.” From a news release:  Amy Rigby has made a life out of writing and singing about life. With bands Last Roundup and the Shams in … Continue reading Amy Rigby performing at Beachland Ballroom

Emily Keener headlining at Beachland Ballroom

Who: Emily Keener, Michelle Gaw, Ray Flanagan and The Authorities What: Follow the Drinking Gourd Benefit Concert. Emily Keener was a contestant on “The Voice” in 2016. When: March 15. Doors open 6 p.m.; show at 7 p.m. Where: Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland Why: All proceeds help local victims of human trafficking through the Harriet Tubman Movement. Cost: $30 More information: beachlandballroom.com, 216-383-1124; harriettubmanmovement.org Continue reading Emily Keener headlining at Beachland Ballroom

John 5 and the Creatures at Beachland Ballroom, Feb. 16

What: John 5 and The Creatures on the It’s Alive Tour 2018 Where: The Beachland Ballroom, 15711 Waterloo Road, Cleveland When: Feb. 16. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Why you should go: From a news release: “Many songs that will be heard on tour and on It’s Alive! can be found in their original form via the latest studio album, ‘Season Of The … Continue reading John 5 and the Creatures at Beachland Ballroom, Feb. 16