The past five years have been fairly
auspicious for The Roomsounds. The Connecticut quartet began its musical
life as a full-bore Punk band under a different name, which earned the
group a slot on the Warped Tour and scored it a Warner Bros. contract.
“I really just wanted to try and do something nice for a good cause,” says comedian Tabari McCoy, who organized Wednesday’s Laugh Til It Helps benefit show at Go Bananas; funds raised will benefit The Cure Starts Now, in honor of the memory of Lauren Hill.
Dreamy, gauzy Indie Pop outfit Twin Limb
initially began with Lacey Guthrie (vocals, accordion, keys) and Maryliz
Bender (drums, guitar, vocals), who entered the studio with producer
Kevin Ratterman to record an album.
What do Grave Digger, Max D, Scooby Doo,
El Toro Loco, Monster Mutt Dalmatian and Zombie have in common? They’re
all world-famous, 1,500-horsepower trucks you can see at Monster Jam,
which comes to Cincinnati on Friday.
The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company hosts a
pre-party and kick-off event for its 2016 PROJECT38 Festival, the CSC’s
education initiative where actors from the resident ensemble work with
students at local schools over a nine-month period to co-create one of
Shakespeare’s 38 works.