Bunbury http://wvxu.org en Bunbury gets rolling this weekend http://wvxu.org/post/bunbury-gets-rolling-weekend <p>The banks of the Ohio River are hosting a musical extravaganza this weekend as the Bunbury Music Festival returns to Sawyer Point and Yeatman's Cove in Cincinnati . The event Friday, Saturday and Sunday features 80 live performances on six stages.<br /><br />"You really can't beat being on the river down there," said Bunbury marketing manager Brian Kitzmiller.&nbsp; "The river stage alone, which is down on the Serpentine Wall, has the river backdrop; the bridge is behind there; and then the main stage has the arena in the background.&nbsp; It's fantastic."<br /> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Mark Heyne 29049 at http://wvxu.org Bunbury gets rolling this weekend Summer music festivals attract big name acts http://wvxu.org/post/summer-music-festivals-attract-big-name-acts <p></p><p>Two large music festivals are attracting some big name bands to Cincinnati this summer.</p><p>The newly created <a href="http://www.buckleupfestival.com/" target="_blank">Buckle Up Music Festival</a> released its line-up Tuesday. Headliners include: Alabama, Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss and Union Station featuring Jerry Douglas, and The Band Perry.</p> Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:59:34 +0000 Tana Weingartner 24059 at http://wvxu.org Summer music festivals attract big name acts The Buckle-Up Music Festival: a 'celebration of music from the heartland' http://wvxu.org/post/buckle-music-festival-celebration-music-heartland <p><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bill&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Donabedian</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, founder and owner of the&nbsp;</span><strong><a href="http://bunburyfestival.com/" target="_blank"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Bunbury</span></a></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><a href="http://bunburyfestival.com/" target="_blank">&nbsp;Music Festival</a></strong>, is bringing yet another great musical celebration to town.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong><a href="http://www.buckleupfestival.com/" target="_blank">The Buckle-Up Music Festival</a></strong>&nbsp;[</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">July 18-20</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">] will&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">take place at Sawyer Point</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and Yeatman’s Cove&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">and&nbsp;will feature dozens of acts for 3 days on 6-stages throughout the parks</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 17 Jan 2014 20:10:53 +0000 Jim Nolan 21945 at http://wvxu.org The Buckle-Up Music Festival: a 'celebration of music from the heartland' Bunbury, World Piano and Archery Competitions http://wvxu.org/post/bunbury-world-piano-and-archery-competitions <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Great music, old and new, is coming to town this week. The </span><a href="http://www.bunburyfestival.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Bunbury Festival</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> offers 80 live performances by local and national bands for three days of outstanding rock. And UC's Corbett Auditorium will resound with the classics, as twenty-four brilliant pianists compete in the </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatiwpc.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">World Piano Competition</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14633 at http://wvxu.org Bunbury, World Piano and Archery Competitions Bunbury Music Festival back for year two http://wvxu.org/post/bunbury-music-festival-back-year-two <p>The second annual <a href="http://www.bunburyfestival.com/"><strong>Bunbury Music Festival</strong></a> is ready to kick off three days of live music along the Cincinnati riverfront July 12, 13 and 14 with headliners Fun., MGMT, and The National. Jim Nolan is joined by festival founder and producer <strong>Bill Donabedian</strong> to discuss changes from year one and some of the other acts festival-goers will hear.</p><p> Fri, 05 Jul 2013 09:32:20 +0000 Jim Nolan 14301 at http://wvxu.org Bunbury Music Festival back for year two