Influential Indie Rock band Sebadoh began in 1986 as an outlet for Dinosaur Jr. bassist Lou Barlow, who showed a keen lo-fi, experimental sensibility early on but also proved himself to be a compelling songwriter.
The Cincinnati Pops presents Cirque Mechanics, an innovative show featuring aerialists, trapeze artists and contortionists performing alongside orchestral favorites from composers like Tchaikovsky, Strauss, Copland, Ravel and more.
When I attended the Covedale Center’s production of The Marvelous Wonderettes at a Sunday matinee, there were no young people in attendance. The show’s nostalgic score — girl-themed Pop tunes from the late 1950s and early ’60s (pre-Beatles) — has a nostalgic draw for people who grew up with them.
Washington Platform’s annual Oyster Festival returns with more than 40 items and oyster combinations, including fried oyster tacos, smoked oyster salad and oyster-stuffed jalapenos prepared by award-winning chef and owner Jon Diebold.
POP-UP CINCY, a monthly pop-up organization founded by local artist and designer Catherine Richards, invites creative thinkers and makers to participate in the second Concept Camp at an unused storefront in Corryville.
This Sunday don’t be surprised to find downtown resembling a scene from Planet of the Apes. Hundreds of runners dressed as our endangered primate relatives will be participating in the Cincinnati Gorilla Run 5K presented by The Gorilla Glue Company.
Join CityBeat in a fabulous celebration of everything that makes the Tristate awesome at the Best of Cincinnati Party, featuring a rich combination of delicious food and drink from more than 40 local vendors, including Django Western Taco, Mynt, 1215 Wine Bar & Coffee Lab, Nada and Coffee Emporium.