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Literary: Tom Clavin

0 Comments · Tuesday, October 29, 2013
As conversation heats up over how appropriate the use of Redskins is as a football team's moniker, Bob Drury and Tom Clavin give us The Heart of Everything That Is: The Untold Story of Red Cloud,   

Literary: Dan Smith

0 Comments · Tuesday, October 22, 2013
The site where Bobby Mackey’s nightclub sits in Wilder, Ky., has a long and often nefarious history. In fact, Dan Smith, author of the new book Ghosts of Bobby Mackey’s Music World, was shock  

Fighting Through

Singer/songwriter Neko Case offers a rare personal glimpse on her latest album

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Singer/songwriter Neko Case offers a rare personal glimpse on her latest album, The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight, The Harder I Fight, The More I Love You.


0 Comments · Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Jaill’s band name conjures something hard and uncompromising, an outfit that might relish the opportunity to cover Nine Inch Nails’ “Happiness in Slavery” or to emit some Lower East Side scuzz.   

Built to Spill

Oct. 22 • Southgate House Revival

0 Comments · Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Now comes word that Built to Spill is working on what will be its eighth full-length studio effort, which we’re told will probably drop in late 2014. Until then, the band has embarked on an extensive tour, which is good news for those of us who like to get lost in sound — Built to Spill’s epic guitar reveries are even more immersive in a live setting.

Sports: Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Washington Wizards

0 Comments · Tuesday, October 15, 2013
Hey, kids, did you know Cincinnati once had its own NBA team? Yes, the Cincinnati Royals, led by former University of Cincinnati star Oscar Robertson, played in the NBA from 1957-1972 until leaving to  

Photographer Michael E. Keating drops 'Cincinnati: Shadow & Light'

1 Comments · Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Michael E. Keating spent 34 years as a photojournalist at The Cincinnati Enquirer, where his vivid work gave readers views of the Queen City that could be beautiful, troubling or revealing — sometimes all at once and almost always imbued with an uncommon sense of humanity.  

Tim Easton

Oct. 13 • MOTR Pub

0 Comments · Tuesday, October 8, 2013
 Easton’s released a slew of Americana-flavored records since parting ways with Haynes Boys in the late ’90s, each time touring across America and Europe, playing for the type of small but mostly appreciative crowds that might discourage lesser men.  

Event: SuicideGirls Blackheart Burlesque Tour

0 Comments · Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Word is that the choreographer for bigwigs such as Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, Beyoncé and Michael Jackson is helping craft the SuicideGirls’ first burlesque tour in six years, which we’re also to  

The Bookseller

Neil Van Uum is back with a new store at Fountain Square

1 Comments · Wednesday, October 2, 2013
With the rise of Amazon, Netflix, iTunes and myriad other Internet-driven options, old-school brick-and-mortar book, video and music stores are evaporating at a rapid pace. It’s a distressing development for many of us who grew up wandering the aisles of such places, and that isn’t just nostalgia talking.