Over the Rhine presents its latest project, the Nowhere Else Festival, on the duo's farmland more than 50 miles northeast of Cincinnati. Plus, this weekend's Restore the Store concerts at Southgate House Revival are the biggest musically driven Rabbit Hash benefits yet.
The state of the music “business” continues to evolve and fracture in ways that make HBO’s Vinyl,
which lavishly presents the decadent record industry of the 1970s, look
like something out of the stone age — or an unintentionally hilarious
Five years ago, while brothers Yoni and
Josiah Wolf were hip-deep in the process of making their eventual 2012
releases as Why?, younger brother Yoni was just coming off his first collaboration with
David Cohn, an Alternative Hip Hop artist known in the wider world as
Sounding like a soulful Midwest Psych
Folk mash-up of Blitzen Trapper and Pavement if they’d all been steered
by a love of Dylan and The Band’s Basement Tapes, Nashville, Tenn. quintet Blank Range
brings a lo-fi,
high-energy, gritty garage approach to their rootsy Indie Rock.
Krystal Peterson’s story has all the
elements of a compelling movie — success at an early age, a fall from
that lofty pedestal, the realization of a true path, the struggle to
actualize that path and a satisfying resolution.
While Yoni Wolf of Why? and Serengeti
toured together, the pair envisioned a detailed and thematic
story, a tale of fated and doomed love between Garage Rock aspirant Davy
and his long-suffering wife Maddy.