Jim Nolan

Interactive Communications Manager, Host of Local Exposure

Jim is a Northern Kentucky native and a father of three. In his spare time, Jim likes to read, play ice hockey and watch foreign films. He currently resides with his family on the East side of town.

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Album Review
7:00 am
Tue November 4, 2014

Day Camp: No Regrets/Doesn't Matter Now

Day Camp making a run for the border
facebook.com/daycampband

Sometimes this gig is just freaking awesome.

Back in January of this year, I was turned on to a local act that quickly became one of my favorites - Day Camp. Their throwback 1990's sound takes what's best about Pixies, Lemonheads and TMBG and mixes it with their own sardonic and cynical lyricism as well as tremendously groovy rhythms.

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Album Review
7:00 am
Tue October 28, 2014

JetLab: JetLab

JetLab: Dave Welsh, Elle Crash and Nick Barrows
facebook.com/JetLabmusic

JetLab strikes me more as a project than a band. It is a giant, musical crucible where rules don't seem to apply and nothing is excluded - and the general rule of JetLab is "go ahead and throw it in and let's see what comes out." But what else would expect from band that started out as a bet?

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Special program
2:01 pm
Mon October 27, 2014

A Special Jazz with OT Tribute to Jack Bruce

Jack Bruce, bass player for Cream died October 25, 2014 at the age of 71
http://www.bbc.com/

In honor of Jack Bruce, bass player for the legendary band Cream, who passed away last weekend, we will air a special episode of Jazz with OT, recorded in 1974, that features some of Cream's most memorable tunes.

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"The Extinction Parade"
1:00 am
Fri October 24, 2014

Max Brooks ("World War Z") is out with a new horror series of comic books

Max Brooks, son of movie legend Mel Brooks, is the author of the book World War Z (which became a Brad Pitt movie) and is the mind behind an original horror series of comic books and a new subgenre of fiction: zombies vs. vampires with The Extinction Parade. He spends a few minutes talking with our Jim Nolan about this latest foray into sci-fi.

Photography
2:01 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Tyler Shields: Provocateur

Tyler Shields in the 21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati

Tyler Shields is an exciting young photographer, director and writer from Los Angeles whose work is humorous, super-sexy, thought-provoking and often contains a biting critique on today's consumer-culture.

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