Local Exposure

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
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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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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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Album Review
7:00 am
Tue October 21, 2014

Sleeves: Broken Everything

Broken Everything is the latest 3-track EP by Cincinati's Sleeves

When I reviewed Sleeve's album Sex Is Stupid back in May, I wondered if they might turn out to be some kind of a one-off band and if I might never hear from them again.

How glad I am to be wrong - again.

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Live Event
4:20 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Gorilla Cinema: A Delicious Joining of Film, Food and Fun

Gorilla Cinema gives a new meaning to the traditional idea of dinner & a movie.

Jacob Trevino and Martha Tiffany are not just film fanatics. Jacob is a professional mixologist and Martha a professional Sous Chef. Together they created Gorilla Cinema with the intention of blending their knowledge of food and drink with their passion for the silver screen to craft a wonderfully delicious, unique and whimsical movie-going experience.

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