In a matter
of hours, the building that housed the town’s fabled General Store, a
structure that stood for 186 years, had been reduced to smoking rubble;
the cause was traced to an electrical short in an old Coca-Cola cooler.
Independent British record label Damnably is issuing the first full-length release by Cincinnati “Lush Punk” trio Leggy later this month. Plus, Ethicist's album II is getting a vinyl release through locally based label Phratry Records; springtime brings the return of the Cincinnati Zoo's free Tunes & Blooms concert series; and Southgate House hosts a showcase of some area artists who performed at the 2016 International Blues Challenge in January.
The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra hosts special guest Juanjo Mena, who will conduct Manuel de Falla’s romantic opera La vida breve (The Brief Life), full of Flamenco dancers, colorful vocal textures and a lush orchestral score, for this weekend’s Latin Passion program.
Dreamy, gauzy Indie Pop outfit Twin Limb
initially began with Lacey Guthrie (vocals, accordion, keys) and Maryliz
Bender (drums, guitar, vocals), who entered the studio with producer
Kevin Ratterman to record an album.