WHAT SHOULD I BE DOING INSTEAD OF THIS?
 
Music
 

Zedd

Sept. 10 • Bogart's

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 3, 2013
German Progressive/Electro House DJ Anton Zaslavski, whose profile has risen to stratospheric levels as Zedd, is the latest to appropriate the caboose of the alphabet for his moniker, perhaps indicating that he is the be-all-end-all in EDM culture, perhaps just an allusion to the initial in his surname.  

Banded Together

Cincinnati’s Shiny and the Spoon go from spare duo to full quartet on sophomore album

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Box of Bullets, the new full-length album from Cincinnati Folk/Americana/Pop crew Shiny and the Spoon, is given “more bite and edge" thanks to the act's completed evolution into a full-time quartet.
  

King Records’ 70th Birthday Festivities Begin

Plus, modern day indie label Phratry celebrates nine years, DAAP Girls unveil new video

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Cincinnati-based King Records, a label that helped change the face of popular music in America, turns 70 in September and supporters have a month's worth of festivities to celebrate. Plus, modern day indie label Phratry celebrates its ninth birthday, DAAP Girls unveil "Molly" and MidPoint Indie Summer on Fountain Square ends Friday.
  

Why?

Aug. 30 • Fountain Square

1 Comment · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Yoni Wolf, frontman for Indie Folk pranksters Why?, has never hesitated to indulge his rather fertile imagination. But his band’s latest project, an EP titled Golden Ticket, takes things to a whole new level:  

Mumford & Sons

Aug. 30-31 • Troy Memorial Stadium

1 Comment · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Troy, Ohio is going to be invaded by banjo-toting, tambourine-shaking, tight pants- and flowy dress-wearing hippie folksters. Some of us are more excited than others.
  

Whole Foods Vinyl, Thicke Thief and Cloning Lennon

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Whole Foods announces it is testing the waters to see if its customers will buy vinyl albums while they healthily/expensively food shop, Robin Thicke is having Gaye issues and a dentist/tooth collector is claiming the John Lennon's rotted-out molar he bought for $30,000 will help scientists make a human clone of the late Beatle.
  

Guide to Bellevue, Covington, Florence and nearby, and Newport

A reference to Northern Kentucky for MPMFers

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 28, 2013
Take the John A. Roebling Suspension Bridge (the prototype for the Brooklyn Bridge) across the river to Northern Kentucky for a heavy dose of German heritage, good bourbon and family entertainment.  

Dale Watson

Aug. 29 • Southgate House Revival (Sanctuary)

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Other than the much older generation of Country music artists who are quickly leaving us, where do we turn for real-deal Country music with an edge? One place to look is the “Ameripolitan” sounds of the Austin Music Hall of Famer Dale Watson.  

Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas

Aug. 29 • MOTR Pub

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 27, 2013
In an age when even Alt Rock and edgy Pop music often have a sameness to them, Jessica Hernandez and the Deltas have stepped up with a determination to be distinctive.  

Guide to Clifton, College Hill/North College Hill, Mount Healthy and Northside

A reference to the central core for MPMFers

2 Comments · Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Cincinnati’s central core includes some of the city’s most walkable and dynamic neighborhoods.   

Where to Drink: MPMF 2013

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 27, 2013
A city-wide list of drinking destinations from rooftop patios to neighborhood taverns and everything in between.  

Where to Drink: Staff Picks

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 27, 2013
Favorite CityBeat staff drinking destinations from the 2013 Best Of Cincinnati issue.  

ADM

10:15 p.m. Saturday, Contemporary Arts Center

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 27, 2013
ADM is a full-bodied musical and lifestyle effort by Adam Petersen, a central Cincinnati native, scholar and current resident. While studying piano performance at CCM, Adam was building a cultural fou  

Where to Eat: Staff Picks

0 Comments · Friday, August 23, 2013
Favorite CityBeat staff dining destinations from the 2013 Best Of Cincinnati issue.  

Guide to Downtown, Over-the-Rhine and Mount Adams

A reference to the city center for MPMFers

0 Comments · Friday, August 23, 2013
Known as the Queen City, Cincinnati’s city center is the bustling heart (or maybe it’s the stomach ... or the liver?) of the arts and culture scene.