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Music: Burger Records Caravan of Stars

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Burger Records Caravan of Stars perform at Southgate House Revival Saturday.  

Music: The Twilight Sad and We Were Promised Jet Packs

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The Twilight Sad is properly named. The Scottish trio of vocalist James Graham, guitarist Andy MacFarlane and drummer Mark Devine specializes in mood-altering music that ranges from hushed melancholia to swirling, rhythmically dynamic rave-ups.  

Surfer Blood with Eternal Summers

Wednesday • Southgate House Revival

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Surfer Blood is now a well-oiled live unit, delivering its reverb-laden tunes with the dexterity they deserve.  

Richard Thompson with Amanda Shires

Saturday • Dave Finkelman Auditorium (Miami University Middletown)

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Richard Thompson has been playing guitar since our current president was in diapers. For the mathematically challenged, that’s more than five decades, a career in which the English-born Thomps  

Changing Tides

Reluctantly, singer/songwriter Mirah adapts to the evolving music business as best she can

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Mirah’s voice is a versatile thing of beauty, childlike and endearing one minute, haunting and rich the next.   

David Bell Continues His Mysterious Ways in ‘The Forgotten Girl’

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Cincinnati native David Bell’s latest thriller, The Forgotten Girl, centers on Jason Danvers, a 45-year-old graphic designer in small-town Ohio whose comfortable existence is seriously altered when his wayward younger sister re-enters his life.

Cloud Nothings with Tyvek

Wednesday • Southgate House Revival

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 1, 2014
The music Baldi makes with his band has moved from a lo-fi, one-man bedroom project in his native Cleveland to a world-touring unit produced by the likes of Steve Albini and John Congleton.  

Music: Cloud Nothings

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Frontman Dylan Baldi, ever-disheveled in a hoodie and scraggly beard, powerhouse drummer Jayson Gerycz and bassist TJ Duke make up Cloud Nothings.  

Need for Speedy

Speedy Ortiz rides a wave of critical acclaim and buzz into MPMF

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Speedy Ortiz has gone from basement shows in the quartet's native Northampton, Mass., to massive festivals like Bonnarro in whiplash fashion. Yet the band has handled the transition deftly, delivering its slanted, guitar-driven ditties with the same offhanded grace no matter the setting.

Harry Dean Stanton: Partly Fiction

(Adopt Films) 2013, Not Rated

0 Comments · Wednesday, September 17, 2014