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Steelism

Friday • MOTR Pub

· Dec 17, 2014 11:51 am

In the studio and especially on stage, Steelism runs through its blistering originals and brilliant covers with a palpable sense of reverence and a breakneck intensity. ...

Adrian Belew Power Trio with Saul Zonana

Sunday • 20th Century Theater

· Dec 17, 2014 11:55 am

Belew’s versatile, inventive guitar playing can move from heavy riffing to light-as-air atmospheric in a moment’s notice.
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Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominees for 2015 Announced

· Dec 17, 2014 09:27 am

The nominations for the 2015 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards, honoring Greater Cincinnati's incredible local music scene, are ready and voting starts Friday.
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Reality for the Holidays

Over the Rhine returns for another “reality Christmas” and news of a new venue

· Dec 17, 2014 11:04 am

With Blood Oranges in the Snow, Over the Rhine treats the Christmas album as a major artistic statement that questions the holiday’s celebratory nature as much as it acknowledges it.  ...

 
 
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Morning News and Stuff

OTR parking rates, hours going up; activists protesting racial disparities expand their focus; coming next decade (maybe): an 800-mph transit system

· Dec 22, 2014 10:08 am

Good morning y’all! Let’s get down to business so we can get through this short holiday week and arrive as quickly and painlessly as possible at the moment when we open our presents. If you park in Over-the-Rhine, be prepared for change. Or, well, not needing change. The city has installed...

Call Board: Theater News

· Dec 22, 2014 09:24 am

More Directing Talent at the Playhouse. Last Wednesday the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park announced that Obie Award-winning director Eric Ting will join the theater as an Associate Artist for the 2015-2016 season. Playhouse Artistic Director Blake Robison said, "I've known Eric for nearly 15...

Chef Ryan Santos and Please Looking for a Permanent Home

Their new kickstarter campaign is helping raise funds for a brick-and-mortar location

· Dec 19, 2014 03:10 pm

After four successful years as a pop-up dining experience in the downtown area and beyond, Please is looking for a permanent home. And chef and founder Ryan Santos has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the next step: a brick-and-mortar restaurant.   Santos has been honing his...

 

The Year in Local Recordings

A look back at some excellent 2014 releases by Greater Cincinnati musical acts

· Dec 22, 2014 01:29 pm

2014 was another excellent year for releases by artists from the Greater Cincinnati area.
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Cincinnati Entertainment Award Nominees for 2015 Announced

· Dec 17, 2014 09:27 am

The nominations for the 2015 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards, honoring Greater Cincinnati's incredible local music scene, are ready and voting starts Friday.
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Reality for the Holidays

Over the Rhine returns for another “reality Christmas” and news of a new venue

· Dec 17, 2014 11:04 am

With Blood Oranges in the Snow, Over the Rhine treats the Christmas album as a major artistic statement that questions the holiday’s celebratory nature as much as it acknowledges it.  ...

YouTube Now Offers Free Jams

Plus, guitarist-turned-hacker Geoffrey Commander jailed and the Grammy's use Twitter

· Dec 10, 2014 10:48 am

YouTube is now offering an audio library that allows you to search for songs that won’t result in temporary banishment if you use them. ...

New Sincerity Works Turns Out ‘44’

· Dec 10, 2014 10:32 am

Even given the extensive experience of all involved, 44 is a remarkably accomplished debut effort, with Tittel’s songwriting being the prime reason. ...

Girls Will Be Boys

DAAP Girls’ new album will change the world … as soon as they release it into the wild

· Dec 10, 2014 12:05 am

Stuart MacKenzie isn’t kidding when he confesses a certain lack of business acumen. ...

Russia: Now Scared of Gay People AND Death Metal

Plus, that recent comet landing made Aerosmith more money and Pomplamoose whines and shills

· Dec 3, 2014 10:00 am

Russia bands the album artwork and (Russian translated) lyrics of Death Metal giants Cannibal Corpse; we touchdown on comet, Aerosmith's Spotify streams increase; Pomplamoose band members does something slightly shady. ...

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