Pheidippides probably couldn’t have
imagined the sporting event he inspired when he ran 26.2 miles to Athens
to announce victory in the Battle of Marathon, but the endurance sport
will be celebrated in Cincinnati this weekend as the Flying Pig
Two of the most buzzed-about shows at
Cincinnati’s MidPoint Music Festival in 2015 were (separate) packed gigs
at MOTR Pub featuring Louisville, Ky. rockers White Reaper and
Nashville, Tenn.-based up-and-comers Bully.
Poliça’s third album, United Crushers,
is another beat-driven, electronically enhanced affair that mixes the
shimmering, high-lonesome vocals of Channy Leaneagh with the sleek
production work of Ryan Olson.
Killswitch Engage has been cited as one
of the foundational architects of modern Metalcore — a melodic,
clean/dirty blend of Hardcore and Extreme Metal, with influential
elements of Thrash and Gothenburg Metal.