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Music: Chicago Farmer

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Chi-town Folk singer/songwriter Cody Diekhoff is better known by his stage name, Chicago Farmer.   

Music: Hot Rize

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 19, 2014
In the 1970s, Northeasterner Pete Wernick and West Virginia native Tim O’Brien migrated to Colorado, found each other and formed the group Hot Rize.  

Huun Huur Tu

Saturday • Parrish Auditorium (Miami University Hamilton)

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Huun Huur Tu is a Tuvan throat singing string band, who hail from the Russian republic of Tuva near the Mongolian border.   

Music: Huun Huur Tu

0 Comments · Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Tuvan throat singing describes the wild-sounding songs created by musicians in the southern Siberian and Mongolian Steppe region of Central Asia who, for want of a better explanation, use their throats as if they were a didgeridoo.  

Young at Heart

Gov’t Mule brings the music of Neil Young to life at special Mule-O-Ween show

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 29, 2014
On Oct. 28, the Classic Rock giants played their last-ever concert at New York City’s Beacon Theater.  

Carolina Chocolate Drops

Friday • Parrish Auditorium (Miami University Hamilton)

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A truly talented group of artists, Carolina Chocolate Drops meld Celtic, Hip Hop and other influences with fiddle and banjo tunes.
  

Music: Carolina Chocolate Drops

0 Comments · Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The premise of the Carolina Chocolate Drops was simple — to take back the African-American string-band tradition that flourished in the 1700s and 1800s, yet faded away in the early 1900s.  

The Quebe Sisters with Tim Shelton

Saturday • Miami University Hamilton’s Parrish Auditorium

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The Quebe Sisters are singing sweetness personified. A lot of what works for Hulda, Grace and Sophia Quebe is the same thing that has made sister (or brother) acts shine over the years — close sibling harmonies.
  

Matisyahu with Radical Something

Friday • Bogart’s

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 23, 2014
When you come on the scene as a young man who performs Dancehall Reggae mixed with Rap and other genres, and do it as a bearded, Orthodox Hasidic Jew who touts his spirituality in his grooves, you will be noticed by believers and non-believers alike.
  

The Wanderer

Jessica Lea Mayfield leaves the rootsier material behind on her new album Make My Head Sing …

0 Comments · Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Mayfield’s latest album, Make My Head Sing …, marks a stark departure from her previous efforts in its sonic approach.