local musicians

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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Ingrid Woode
1:00 am
Fri October 10, 2014

The Woode Tribe Orchestra readies a new live CD/DVD release

Robyn Carey-Allgeyer speaks with local musician Ingrid Woode about her Woode Tribe Orchestra, their new live project, Going LiVe In FiVe, and their upcoming CD/DVD release party at the Fairfield Community Arts Center.

Cincinnati Edition - 513-419-7100
2:30 am
Wed September 24, 2014

Preview the 13th MidPoint Music Festival, kicking off Thursday all over downtown and OTR

  The 13th annual MidPoint Music Festival kicks off this Thursday, offering festival goers three days of music, fun, food and drink, in various venues throughout Over the Rhine and downtown. While headliners at this year’'s MidPoint are The Afghan Whigs, Chromeo and OK Go, the festival continues to embrace emerging artists, the bands people will be talking about next year.

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Album Review
7:00 am
Tue September 16, 2014

Ohio Knife/Skeleton Hands Split Single

This week's review is a bit unusual  - mostly because the subject of the review is pretty unusual itself.

On August 8, local bands Ohio Knife and Skeleton Hands were paired together on the Fountain Square stage as part of the Midpoint Indie Summer celebration. To help promote this event, and to celebrate local music in general, Jason Snell, lead singer of Ohio Knife and creator of the downtown branding company We Have Become Vikings, decided to cut a limited-edition 7" dual single and release it on white vinyl.

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Michael Bany
1:00 am
Fri August 8, 2014

Play it Forward - helping local musicians in times of need

Play It Forward is a local foundation that helps local musicians in times of need. They are gearing up for their 19th Annual Michael W. Bany Golf Scramble to support their efforts and Brian O’Donnell learns more about Play It Forward, the golf event and its namesake, Michael Bany, from the foundation’s Jim Hunt and Michael’s brother, Mark Bany.

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