Lucinda Williams will celebrate 20-year anniversary of ‘Car Wheels on a Gravel Road’ at Music Box

Singer-songwriter Lucinda Williams is celebrating the 20th anniversary of her acclaimed album “Car Wheels on a Gravel Road” with a show Aug. 8 at the Music Box Supper Club in Cleveland, a recent news release reminds us. (News releases do have a way of reminding you about cool shows you saw referenced a while back and then forgot all about.) And Williams is worth remembering. … Continue reading Lucinda Williams will celebrate 20-year anniversary of ‘Car Wheels on a Gravel Road’ at Music Box

The third ‘Women Rock CLE’ fest takes over House of Blues Cleveland July 20

On July 20, women will rule Cleveland. Or, at least, female rockers will rule House of Blues’ Music Hall and Foundation Room venues during “Women Rock CLE.” Says a news release from event promoter Live Nation: An annual music festival consisting of the best up-and-coming female-fronted acts Northeast Ohio has to offer, Women Rock CLE’s mission is to elevate the reach of Cleveland musicians while … Continue reading The third ‘Women Rock CLE’ fest takes over House of Blues Cleveland July 20

Cleveland National Air Show will have Thunderbirds, F-35 Lightning II

With summer officially underway, let’s think about what could be considered its grand finale. Talking place Aug. 31 through Sept. 1 — the Cleveland National Air Show has been a Labor Day weekend tradition in Northeast Ohio since 1964, notes a news release for the event.. Held at the city’s Burke Lakefront Airport, this year’s aerial feast will be headlined by the U.S. Air Force … Continue reading Cleveland National Air Show will have Thunderbirds, F-35 Lightning II

Playhouse Square invites ‘Jaws,’ ‘Cool Hand Luke,’ ‘Calamity Jane’ to 22nd Cinema at the Square

For several days each summer, Playhouse Square’s historic Connor Palace becomes an old-timey movie house, playing host to classic films and enduring family faves on a really big screen during the Cinema at the Square series. Playhouse Square recently announced the 22nd Cinemas at the Square — Aug. 1 through 18 — in a news release that also provides the basic facts. : w in … Continue reading Playhouse Square invites ‘Jaws,’ ‘Cool Hand Luke,’ ‘Calamity Jane’ to 22nd Cinema at the Square

Go to the moon at Great Lakes Science Center with ‘Apollo 11’ in DOME Theater

Even as commercial spaceflight inches toward becoming slightly more attainable for more people, let’s face facts: You probably are never going to the moon. Yeah, it’s a bummer to hear. I’m sorry to break it to you. However, you may be able to trick yourself into feeling you’re actually pretty close to earth’s natural satellite during a visit at Cleveland’s Great Lakes Science Center. The … Continue reading Go to the moon at Great Lakes Science Center with ‘Apollo 11’ in DOME Theater