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Music: WoodyFest 2014: A Tribute to the Music of Woody Guthrie

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Veteran Cincinnati Folk singer/songwriter Jake Speed, once one of the more consistently gigging musicians in town, hasn’t been performing a lot as of late, focusing instead on parental duties. But this weekend Speed is hitting the stage for WoodyFest.  

Free MidPoint Indie Summer Shows Announced

Plus, Taylor Alexander releases new EP, Cheech Mob celebrates 420 and Electric Citizen announces big tour, new single

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 16, 2014
This summer's free MidPoint Indie Summer concerts on Fountain Square feature Wussy, Mad Anthony, Danny and His Fantasy and many other local acts alongside some great national headliners. Plus, Taylor Alexander releases a new EP, Hip Hop collective Cheech Mob celebrates 420 and Electric Citizen announces big tour and new single.  

Still Spinning

The popularity of vinyl, a music format once left for dead, continues to rise

2 Comments · Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Though some of the reasons for vinyl’s rebirth come down to its trendiness, most listeners still cite the same reasons that have long kept the format alive.  

Where to Find Vinyl in Cincinnati

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Some of the independent record shops around Greater Cincinnati that stock vinyl  

Seven Cool RSD Vinyl Releases

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 16, 2014
A look at just a few of the special vinyl releases being made available this Saturday for Record Store Day 2014
  

Cincinnati Music Releases News and Notes

The latest on new releases from Buffalo Killers, The Infinity Ball, Tweens, Foxy Shazam and more

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 9, 2014
The latest on new releases from Greater Cincinnati artists Buffalo Killers, The Infinity Ball, Tweens, Foxy Shazam, Dallas Moore, Freekbass, Comprador and more.
  

Music: Beach Day

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 8, 2014
The members of trio Beach Day formed their shimmying Indie Pop band over a mutual love for the classic “Girl Group” music of the ’60s in Hollywood, Fla.  

Crest Makes a “Be” Line for Millennial Wallets

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Rolled out under the “Crest Be” banner, the new line of toothpastes doesn’t even pretend to be anything more than a novelty.  

Music: Acarya EP Release Party

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Fresh off of its trip to Texas for the South By Southwest festival, Cincinnati duo Acarya returns to local stages this weekend to celebrate the release Is Fio Glacies, the second in a series of EP releases the twosome is calling “The Elemental Collection.”  

Cincinnati Bands Turn to Fans for Ambitious Projects

Plus, the Tunes & Blooms concert series begins and Mainstay Rock Bar turns 5

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Local Folk Metal band Winterhymn launches crowd-funding campaign to help with its upcoming national tour, while Chamber/Folk/Indie foursome The Happy Maladies goes to its fans for help with a pair of ambitious recording projects. Plus, Mainstay Rock Bar celebrates its fifth birthday and the Cincinnati Zoo's free Tunes & Blooms concerts begin.