A wide range of artists plan to perform in Columbus this spring

By Ella Koscher, ’15


Miley Cyrus/April 13

Love her or hate her, Miley Cyrus will be in Columbus on Sunday, April 13. The star’s latest album Bangerz was released in 2013, and with the album comes the hits “Wrecking Ball” and “We Can’t Stop.” Icona Pop will be the opening performer, best known for its hit “I Love It.” Currently on her two continent Bangerz tour, Cyrus will be at the Schottenstein Center this April, tickets ranging from $50-2,000. The show starts at 7 p.m.


Margot and the Nuclear So and So’s/April 26

CD102.5 is presenting Margot and the Nuclear So and So’s at The Basement on April 26. Doors open at 8 p.m. and tickets are $13 in advance or $15 at the door. The band’s most recent album is Rot Gut, Domestic which was released in 2012. The night is sure to be “dreamy” and “bittersweet,” two words iTunes uses to describe the indie rock band.


Arcade Fire/April 29

Arcade Fire will be performing at the Schottenstein Center on Tuesday, April 29. The band’s latest album, Reflektor, was released in October, and contains hits like “Reflektor” and “Afterlife.” Currently on the album’s tour, the band is traveling cross-continent as well as making a few stops in Europe. Tickets range from $50-200 and the show begins at 7:30 p.m.


Bombay Bicycle Club/May 1

CD102.5 will also be presenting the Bombay Bicycle Club on May 1. The band will perform at Newport Music Hall on High Street, doors opening at 7 p.m. Tickets cost $20 in advance and $22 the day of the show. The band released its latest album So Long, See You Tomorrow in February, which was influenced by frontman Jack Steadman’s trip through Europe and India. In addition to tunes from this album, fans are sure to hear hits like “Shuffle” and “Lights Out, Words Gone.”

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