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Music: Panic! at the Disco

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 21, 2014
“A long strange trip” hardly seems an adequate description for the circuitous roller coaster that has defined the history of Panic! at the Disco, the second biggest band to emerge from the monochr  

Music: Moot Davis

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 21, 2014
With the exception of perhaps Mike Muir and Suicidal Tendencies, it’s hard to think of many artists who can thank Pepsi for helping to launch their musical career. In New Jersey-bred Honky Tonk sing  

Music: Yonder Mountain String Band

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Modern Bluegrass crew Yonder Mountain String Band is returning to Covington’s Madison Theater this week for yet another of its memorable and fun shows. When the band pulls into the area, however, th  

Music: The Tigerlillies

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 21, 2014
Though it has been more than a decade since The Tigerlilies put out their third official release, Ceci N’est Pas Pop, the invincible Cincinnati Rock veterans have hardly been idle. Th  

Event: Thursday Night Throwdown: Put Rhett Back Together Again Edition

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Rhett Harkins, general manager of Price Hill’s BLOC Coffee Company, plummeted 60 feet from a cliff while hiking Haystack Rock in Kentucky’s Red River Gorge on Dec. 14. The injuries he sustained in  

Music: Diane Coffee

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Side projects are a time-honored tradition in Pop music. But how many of them are truly inspired, unique additions to the landscape and not just vanity projects largely given attention due to the crea  

Music: Motel Beds with The Harlequins

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
One of the leading lights of the Dayton, Ohio music scene is the hyper-melodic Pop Rock outfit Motel Beds, which has been kicking around since the early ’00s, gradually building up a stack of fawnin  

Music: Man Man

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
If a band is entirely made up of musicians operating under eccentric aliases, there’s an incredibly good chance said band’s music is also eccentric and worthy of your attention. This is an odd the  

Music: Keller Williams

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
There is one absolute rule in Keller Williams’ world: There are no rules.Using the Grateful Dead’s improbable diversity as a jumping-off point, Williams has created an astonishingly broad catalog   

Music: Walk Off the Earth

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Don’t mock the cover band, y’all. A good one can not only be highly entertaining, but also turn into a huge success these days — and not just by serving as the most popular human jukebox in thei  

Onstage: Book of Mormon

0 Comments · Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Have faith. That’s the hilarious lesson of The Book of Mormon, crusading for laughter in its current missionary effort, er, touring stop, Cincinnati’s Aronoff Center. While a few local blueno  

Comedy: Tony Woods

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Tony Woods is a comic with global appeal, regularly performing throughout the English-speaking world. The security-guard-turned-comedian got his big break appearing on Russell Simmons’ Def Comedy Ja  

Onstage: The Sound of Music

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Did you see Carrie Underwood in the December telecast of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music? You can compare her performance (thought to be a tad wooden by many viewers) with that of Abiga  

Literary: Jennifer Chiaverini

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
The ever-busy Jennifer Chiaverini follows up last year’s Mrs. Lincoln’s Dressmaker, which relayed the friendship between Mary Todd Lincoln and a former slave who gained freedom due to her skills a  

Event: Jungle Jim's Barrel Aged Beer Bash

0 Comments · Tuesday, January 14, 2014
As the Queen City’s booming brewery scene continues to serve up brand new brews on what feels like a daily basis, Jungle Jim’s Barrel Aged Beer Bash is out to prove that good things come to those