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Upper Decker

Cincinnati's Jane Decker brings a fresh perspective to her newly adopted Pop direction

· Aug 26, 2015 08:38 am

Jane Decker is just barely into official adulthood, but she’s lived a virtual lifetime of experiences, both personally and professionally.  ...

Get Folked Up at Whispering Beard

· Aug 26, 2015 08:42 am

The Whispering Beard Folk Festival, which was founded in 2008 and continues to grow in popularity and draw based mostly on word of mouth, returns this week to the small town of Friendship, Ind. ...

Sound Advice: 7 Seconds with Bishops Green and Knife the Symphony

Wednesday • Southgate House Revival

· Aug 26, 2015 09:00 am

Given the fact that 7 Seconds has been around for the past 35 years, the Hardcore/Pop/Punk quartet might not be on the radar of younger fans. It’s the safest bet that 7 Seconds — anchored from the start by the Marvelli brothers, aka vocalist Kevin Seconds and bassist Steve Youth — was a major influence on a significant chunk of those younger fans’ music collection. ...

Sound Advice: Lily & Madeleine with Shannon Hayden and The Mitchells

Friday • Madison Live

· Aug 26, 2015 09:17 am

Lily & Madeleine might be considered Indianapolis’ answer to Over the Rhine. Though there is an obvious age and experience difference  — Lily & Madeleine were just teenage sisters when their first records, the EP Weight of the Globe and a self-titled album, came out in 2013 — there is striking similarity in other ways.
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Sound Advice: Parker Millsap with Cari Ray

Friday • Southgate House Revival

· Aug 26, 2015 09:28 am

Ever since Woody Guthrie ambled out of Okemah with a Fascist-killing machine and a fistful of ageless songs about the flaws and graces of America in particular and mankind in general, Oklahoma has produced a broad variety of musical truth-tellers. ...

Sound Advice: Della Mae

Tuesday • Southgate House Revival

· Aug 26, 2015 09:32 am

The Grammy-nominated band Della Mae is a wonderful example of an all-female group that is not a novelty, but instead is made up of wonderful musicians who bring the thunder as far as instrumental prowess goes while still creating music that is progressive, beautiful and unique.  ...

 
 
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I Just Can't Get Enough

Jac's roundup of pop culture news and Internet findings

· Aug 27, 2015 02:49 pm

Serena Williams and Drake made out at Sotto. What did you do this weekend? Serena was in town competing in the Western & Southern Open; Drake came to watch. The two celebrated Serena’s finals win with dinner at Sotto downtown and, apparently, a little mouth-on-mouth action. Drake also...

Morning News and Stuff

Cranley vetoes secret council meetings; The city racks up late fees; Charter school suddenly closes; Pakistan extradites former Ohio state deputy treasurer

· Aug 27, 2015 10:19 am

Happy Thursday, Cincy! Better yet, tomorrow's Friday. So here's today's headlines to make the week pass a little quicker. • Mayor John Cranley vetoed a Nov. 3 ballot-bound charter yesterday that would allow city council to meet in secret about certain topics, including property sales, the...

Morning News and Stuff

Naming rights for streetcar up for grabs; activists demand more community involvement in UC reforms; Columbus Dispatch demands charter school public records

· Aug 26, 2015 10:30 am

Hey all. Here’s a brief rundown of the news this morning. So, do you want to see your name written really big on something attention-grabbing and controversial that will zoom around downtown most of the day and night? Do you have hundreds of thousands of dollars you’re not quite sure what to...

 

Upper Decker

Cincinnati's Jane Decker brings a fresh perspective to her newly adopted Pop direction

· Aug 26, 2015 08:38 am

Jane Decker is just barely into official adulthood, but she’s lived a virtual lifetime of experiences, both personally and professionally.  ...

Get Folked Up at Whispering Beard

· Aug 26, 2015 08:42 am

The Whispering Beard Folk Festival returns to nearby Friendship, Ind. this week for four days of superb national, regional and local Roots music. Plus, the third annual Taste of OTR in Washington Park features local acts Mamadrones, Dawg Yawp, Jane Decker, Multimagic and more, Roger Klug and players from the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra take on The Beatles and Wussy headlines Friday's penultimate 2015 MidPoint Indie Summer show on Fountain Square. ...

Laibach Does North Korea

Plus, Neil Young's hi-res streaming service is having funding issues and Jimmy Buffett fans are disgusting

· Aug 26, 2015 08:43 am

Industrial rockers Laibach play songs from The Sound of Music (as well as Europe's "The Final Countdown" and other covers) during rare concert in North Korea, Neil Young's high-fidelity Pono music service appears to be having funding issues and Jimmy Buffett fans are the WORST.
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Dive to the Top

Lake Street Dive’s decade-long march finally struck a nerve with its breakthrough album, Bad Self Portraits

· Aug 19, 2015 09:07 am

It’s been a year and a half since the stratospheric breakout success of Lake Street Dive’s Bad Self Portraits album and its ubiquitous title track. In a heartbeat, the Boston-born/Brooklyn-based quartet was getting face time on every late-night/morning television show, notching adds in every conceivable radio format and scoring prime real estate in every music and entertainment magazine. ...

Ohmstead Music Fest Returns for 14th-Annual Event

· Aug 19, 2015 09:19 am

Ohmstead (founded by and named after late Cincy band The Four Ohms) has been providing an eclectic mix of music in the great outdoors for the past 14 years. ...

Blues Warrior

Though some proclaim Blues a dying art form, Joe Bonamassa’s massive success proves otherwise

· Aug 12, 2015 09:45 am

Guitarist/singer Joe Bonamassa says his new DVD/album, Muddy Wolf at Red Rocks, captures a concert that will always stand out as a highlight of his musical life. ...

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