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LISTEN: Cincy Trio Public Debuts New Single

Local indie rockers unveil "Honeybee" single from forthcoming EP just in time for Bunbury

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, July 11, 2013
Impressive Cincinnati AltRock trio Public is all set to performing at Cincinnati's huge Bunbury Music Festival this weekend, essentially opening the fest Friday at 2 p.m. with a performance on the Bud Light Stage.
The band — nominated at the most recent Cincinnati Entertainment Aw...  
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The Sundresses Become a Quartet

Longtime local faves add permanent drummer to lineup, play Fountain Square July 19

{CommentsCant} · Thursday, July 11, 2013
One of the finest original bands to call Cincinnati home over the past decade or so has expanded from a trio to a quartet. The Sundresses' dark, dirty, rootsy Rock sound has been delivered by the three core members over the past 11 years, with Jeremy Springer and Brad Schnittger switching off between drums and guitar during sets (both sing).

Beginning next Friday, July 19, Springer and Sch...  
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MidPoint Music Festival 2013: New Additions!

{CommentsCant} · Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Have you picked up your new CityBeat today yet? In the music section's column Spill It, you'll find Round 3 of this year's MidPoint Music Festival lineup announcements. Click here to read it in column form or check out some audio/visual samples from the just-confi...  

A Celebration of Our Greatest Appendage

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 10, 2013
 Without thumbs we couldn’t hitchhike; give thumbs up; give a handjob; use a hammer; use the full vocabulary of sign language; pick up a cup; make a phone call; recreate Star Wars with only thumbs (see: Thumb Wars); use a lighter; do an accurate Fonzie impression; text while driving; or tweet without a laptop on the toilet. 

  

MidPoint Music Festival 2013 Announces More Artists

Black Rebel Motorcyle and many others join MPMF.13 roster

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 10, 2013
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, Damien Jurado,The Technicolors, Johnathan Rice, Nicholas David, Young Empires and many others added to the MidPoint Music Festival lineup. Plus, the free EdenSong music series becomes ArtSong, kicks off Friday at Cincinnati Art Museum.
  

Little League Keys, Rapper Torture and Jay-Z Pulls an NSA

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 10, 2013
The Black Keys prove they'll endorse pretty much anything and sponsor a little league baseball team in Akron, Yasiin Bey (aka Mos Def) undergoes (partial) "force feeding" to draw attention to torturous conditions at Guantánamo Bay and Samsung's Magna Carta Holy Grail's unique roll out widely hailed as a fail.
  

Music: Bunbury Music Festival

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 10, 2013
 One of the Midwest’s best new music fests, Cincinnati’s own Bunbury Music Festival, presents its second annual event this weekend. With another stellar lineup for the three-day affair —  

Zero Boys and Gang Green

July 12 • Southgate House Revival

0 Comments · Tuesday, July 9, 2013
If you find today’s so-called “Punk Rock” to be a little lacking, you’re in for a treat this week as two of the best American Punk acts team up with a pair of Ohio greats — Cincinnati’s SS-20 and Dayton’s Legbone.
  

The Tillers Plow Forward on Fifth LP Release

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 3, 2013
Folk trio The Tillers, one of the more popular and respected original groups in Greater Cincinnati, will release their new album this Friday at Newport’s Southgate House Revival, in the venue’s Sanctuary performance space.   

Dylan's Stratocaster and Samsung's Jay-Z Scheme

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 3, 2013
The Fender Stratocaster Bob Dylan used when he notoriously “went electric” for the first time on stage at 1965’s Newport Folk Festival is headed for auction.