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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.  

Where To Eat: MPMF 2013

0 Comments · Thursday, August 22, 2013
A city-wide list of dining destinations from foodie favorites to food trucks and everything in between.  

Long Time Coming

Aly Spaltro searches for catharsis and a spot of her own as Lady Lamb the Beekeeper

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
As Lady Lamb the Beekeeper, Aly Spaltro is currently earning attention for raw, poignant tunes that glow with gusto — both as wandering, relatively skeletal acoustic-rooted numbers and feisty, forceful electric-propelled tunes. In either instance, she decorates her songs with imagistic, compellingly detailed and often innocuous lyrics about troubled relationships and scattered trepidations.  

Cincy Shows off Crown Jewels of Jazz

The Crown Jewels of Jazz Heritage fest gets bigger, Whispering Beard and Ohmstead return and Uptown Music Festival debuts

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 21, 2013
 The Crown Jewels of Jazz Heritage Festival showcases local and national talent throughout the week at venues in Over-the-Rhine and Mount Adams. Plus, the Whispering Beard Folk Festival and Ohmstead 2013 return and the Uptown Music Festival debuts.
  

Angel Olsen

Aug. 25 • MOTR Pub

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 20, 2013
Olsen’s full-length debut, Half Way Home, is an impressive showcase for her evocative, gothic-tinged Folk songs, which bring to mind a female Roy Orbison doing Moon Pix-era Cat Power covers. 
  

Joe Pug

Aug. 25 • Whispering Beard Folk Festival

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 20, 2013
It’s heartwarming that, in an age when new musicians jumpstart their careers via hokey TV talent shows and gimmicky YouTube videos, Folk/Americana singer/songwriter Joe Pug has chosen a different way.  

Jamaican Queens

Aug. 26 • MOTR Pub

0 Comments · Tuesday, August 20, 2013
In a little less than two years, Ryan Spencer and Adam Pressley have gone from a potential career disaster to having one of the most acclaimed albums of the year in the form of Wormfood, their debut as Jamaican Queens.
  

Reading, Writing, Rocking

Cincinnati’s Mardou builds steam with exhilarating Post Punk sound

3 Comments · Wednesday, August 14, 2013
Mardou is a young Cincinnati band that’s made a name for itself as an energetic Post Punk quartet. Having played their first show May of 2012, the members of Mardou have released their debut offering of four songs, known as Cardigan EP.