Your semi-regular sampling of noteworthy shows happening in Northeast, Ohio.

Wednesday, August 20th: Pterodactyl, National Suicide Day @ Beachland Tavern.

Thursday, August 21st: The Dreadful Yawns, Hot Cha Cha, and Lazy Susan @ The Zephyr in Kent.

Friday, August 22nd: Nine Inch Nails @ Quicken Loans Arena. Hot Cha Cha and Housegust @ Matinee Cleveland. Human Eye, El Jesus De Magico, Self Destruct Button, Mohammed Cartoon @ Now That’s Class.

Saturday, August 23rd: Times New Viking, Raven, Mike Rep and The Quotas, Emeralds, Puffy Aerolas @ Beachland Tavern. Bears CD release party with Afternoon Naps and Trouble Books @ the Grog Shop.

Sunday, August 24th: Styx @ House of Blues.

Tuesday, August 26th: Nebula, Totimoshi, Hell’s Information, and Super Predator @ Annabell’s in Akron.

Wednesday, August 27th: Nebula, Totimoshi, Suede Brothers, Duma @ the Grog Shop.

Friday, August 29th: Silver Jews, Courtney Tidwell @ Beachland Tavern

Saturday, August 30th: Devotional (Annual Devo fan convention) @ Beachland Ballroom. White Williams, JJ Magazine, and Uno Lady @ Grog Shop.

Sunday, August 31st: Conduct and Auxes @ Matinee Akron.

Just Announced:

Monday, November 10th: Girl Talk, The Death Set, CX Kidtronik, and Fiber of Symmetry @ Beachland Ballroom.

Friday, November 14th: Deerhunter, Times New Viking, Disappears @ the Grog Shop.

Thursday, November 20th
: Brightblack Morning Light @ Beachland Tavern. No Age, Matt & Kim, Best Fwends @ the Grog Shop.