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Justin Furstenfeld

May 13 • 20th Century Theatre

0 Comments · Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Justin Furstenfeld may not have invented the concept of “living out loud,” but he certainly embodies it with an enviable zeal. The Blue October frontman has never hesitated to identify his long struggle with a bipolar condition as the main grist for his songwriting mill.    

Event: Comic Book Day and Cincinnati Comic Con

0 Comments · Thursday, May 2, 2013
Chris Charlton will be busy this weekend on Free Comic Book Day on May 4 and at the Cincinnati Public Library’s first Comic Con on May 5, but Charlton’s interest is not simply as a comics aficiona  

Music: Goatwhore

0 Comments · Thursday, May 2, 2013
Wikipedia describes Goatwhore as “blackened Death Metal.” Apparently absolutely nothing escapes being blackened in New Orleans. The band began in 1997 with Acid Bath guitarist/vocalist Sammy   

Comics Unleashed

Local writer/musician Chris Charlton produces some of the freshest new comic books on the market

1 Comments · Wednesday, May 1, 2013
The gap between comic books when I was a kid and comic books today is like the difference between Bruce Wayne and Batman. My obsession dates back to the Big Three: DC, Marvel and Dell.  

Tweenage Dream

“Trash Pop” trio Tweens has quickly become Cincinnati’s most buzzed-about unsigned band

1 Comments · Wednesday, May 1, 2013
In a short time, Cincinnati "Trash Pop"/"Nasty Doo Woppy" band Tweens has become the most talked about unsigned band in Cincinnati. And the music industry is watching too
  

Goatwhore

May 6 • Thompson House

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Goatwhore's fifth album, the brutally thunderous Blood for the Master, was released early last year to overwhelmingly positive response, including an 8/10 review from Metal bible, Decibel Magazine. If you like your Death Metal with a side of Motörhead, a splash of Jägermeister and more than a touch of evil, Goatwhore is your cup of black tar tea.
  

Music: Machine Gun Kelly

0 Comments · Thursday, April 25, 2013
Hip Hop sensation Richard Colson Baker, better known as Machine Gun Kelly (or MGK), announced his current Lace Up tour in novel fashion; he became his own street team. Armed with a cardboard sign with  

Machine Gun Kelly

April 25 • Bogart's

0 Comments · Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Hip Hop sensation Richard Colson Baker, better known as Machine Gun Kelly (or MGK), announced his current Lace Up tour in novel fashion; he became his own street team.
  

Music: Akron/Family

0 Comments · Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Everything Akron/Family does is patently fascinating, wildly evocative and compellingly mysterious. The Brooklyn, N.Y., collective — with no connection to the northern Ohio city or each other as ind  

Music: Victor Wooten

1 Comments · Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Victor Wooten is the apex four-stringer, the DaVincian model for the guitar half of a rhythm section; he is the bassist’s bassist. Wooten is a success in more than mere esoteric terms; the Idaho na