If you were among the lucky multitude that witnessed All Them Witches at The Drinkery last fall, you know why the band was invited back to MidPoint this year. Although the quartet inhabits any number of genres during the course of its albums and live sets, from Doom to Sludge to plain old ass-kick Hard Rock, it all coalesces under ATW’s banner of concussive volume, sheets of crystalline guitar, steamroller bass, Space Rock keys and drum fills that sound like a wrestling match between JohnRead More
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Forecastle Festival Announces Lineup Additions
Forecastle Festival will take place July 15-17, 2016, at Louisville's Waterfront Park. Over a dozen bands have been added to the three-day music celebration including Cincinnati Favorites, Heartless Bastards. Go Enter to Win a Pair of Tickets HERE! Lineup additions are Ghostland Observatory,...
Forecastle Festival 2016 Lineup Announced
The Waterfront in Louisville is set to be rocking on July 15-17 this summer at Forecastle Festival! Hard hitting headliners The Avett Brothers, Alabama Shakes, Ryan Adams and Death Cab for Cutie have been announced as well as a slew of other outstanding artists (including Cincy’s own Walk The...
MPMF In Review Day One: Purity Ring, Heartless Bastards & More
By the time I arrived in Washington Park, a sizable crowd had gathered to catch the joint Midpoint kickoff party and album release show with JR JR (formerly Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr.). The pillar-ringed bandstand didn’t make for ideal viewing, but the band made the best of it, with co-leader...
Bonnaroo 2015: A Preview
There is nothing else like the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival. Some festivals (Lollapalooza, Coachella) offer the same staggering scale, and others still (Electric Forest) offer the same 24-hour otherworldly escape. But none of them combine the two quite like Bonnaroo. For one weekend--this...
MPMF Announces Iron & Wine among others
Cincinnati CityBeat's Midpoint Music Festival just released a second round of artists including Iron & Wine (check out the first artist announcement here). The festival takes place in various venues in Over The Rhine September 25-27 (FRI-SUN, as opposed to the previous THU-SAT format). Go...
Our Weekend Picks :: January 2, 2015
Each week we will highlight a few of our picks for the weekend. Some may be local, some may not, but as long as you are seeing live music in Cincinnati you are contributing! Our picks are below, but you can choose for yourself with our calendar here. (Or download our iPhone...
Electric Citizen, All Them Witches, & Mount Carmel at Woodward
On Friday January 2nd, 2015 Cincinnati’s latest breakout rock act, Electric Citizen, will play the Woodward Theater in Downtown Cincinnati, alongside 2 of the finest bands in the midwest rock scene — Midpoint Music Fest standout, All Them Witches from Nashville, TN and Alive Naturalsound...
MPMF.14 Schedule Released
MidPoint Music Festival has released their full performance schedule for the festival that takes place in downtown Cincinnati, September 25-27, 2014. MidPoint has always been the place to discover new indie music on our own turf, and we are more excited for this year than ever! The festival...