For X Ambassadors, an unshakable sense of brotherhood has long shaped the sound and spirit of the band. Growing up in small-town upstate New York, frontman Sam Harris, his brother Casey, and childhood friend Noah Feldshuh bonded over an obsessive love for punk, rock & roll, soul, and hip-hop that defied the conventions of their peer group. Forming their first band in middle school, the three channeled their infatuation with artists as eclectic as The Stooges and The Staple Singers into a stringRead More
X Ambassadors is a Show Not to Miss at Bogart’s
X Ambassadors are back in the Queen City at Bogart’s on Sunday, April 22nd! An X Ambassadors live show is not one to be missed. The energy they exude is contagious from start to finish. X Ambassadors released their debut major label EP, Love Songs Drug Songs in 2013 and have been on fire ever since.
X Ambassadors Bring Joyful Tour to Bogart’s
X Ambassadors are a powerhouse of a live band. Last week they released a single, “Joyful” off their upcoming album of the same name. This week they announced a tour for the new album with a stop here in Cincinnati at Bogart’s on April 22nd!
Review: Forecastle Music and Arts Festival
Forecastle Music and Arts Festival has been a tradition of the Louisville scenic waterfront for the last 15 years. Since 2002, Forecastle has grown into a diverse, eclectic festival that has hosted big names such as Jack White, Modest Mouse, Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin, and many more. This year Forecastle kept the tradition of diverse music selection rolling with headliners Weezer, LCD Soundsystem, and Odesza.
Forecastle Festival Announces Lineup Additions
Sturgill Simpson, Phantogram, Spoon, Capital Cities, Tycho, Real Estate, What So Not, K.Flay, Whitney, Classixx and more join LCD Soundsystem, Weezer, Odesza, Cage the Elephant and others for the 15th anniversary of Forecastle Festival. Celebrating 15 years at sea, Forecastle Festival will take...
Inaugural Promowest Fest hits Columbus from July 15-17
PromoWest Fest will take place July 15-17 for the first time in Columbus, Ohio. The lineup features headliners The Flaming Lips, Snoop Dogg, Modest Mouse and Brand New. The festival also boasts a lineup of current and veteran alternative and hip-hop acts. This...
Get Ready for X Ambassadors at Bunbury
The “Renegade” and “Unsteady” rockers, X Ambassadors, will be going on a nationwide summer tour and will be hitting Cincinnati on June 3 during the Bunbury Music Festival. The Brooklyn-based alternative rock band have been recently selling out shows due to their...
Bunbury Adds Deadmau5 As Saturday Headliner
Just Announced: The Bunbury Music Festival has added Deadmau5 as Saturday's headliner! Deadmau5 joins The Killers, Florence and the Machine, Mudcrutch (Mike Campbell, Tom Leadon, Randall Marsh, Tom Petty, Benmont Tench), Ice Cube & more! Check out the full lineup on...
PromoWest Fest Announces Lineup!
Promowest Productions have just announced the lineup for their inaugural Promowest Fest in Columbus, OH’s Arena District July 15-17! ENTER TO WIN WEEKEND PASSES HERE Walk the MoonModest MouseSnoop DoggBrand NewRyan AdamsLL Cool JTears for FearsMac MillerThe DecemberistsNoel...
Bunbury Music Festival Lineup Released
The day we have all been waiting for is here! The 2016 Bunbury Music Festival lineup has been announced. Bunbury will return to downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yeatman’s Cove for three eclectic-packed days of music across four stages on Friday, June 3, Saturday, June 4, and...
X Ambassadors are Thick as Thieves With Cincinnati
X Ambassadors are back in Cincinnati and playing the new venue Madison LIVE tomorrow night. The band has been touring almost nonstop for 3 years and are loving every minute of it. An X Ambassadors live show is not one to be missed. The energy of the band is contagious from start to finish. We sat...
#MusicMonday Must Haves :: 3/9/15
Each week we do our best to shine some light on a few songs that we feel should be on your radar. All of these songs will be added to our #MusicMonday Must Haves playlist on Spotify, so follow along & click play when you need to find some inspiration! "April" by Pianos Become The...
X Ambassadors announce show at Madison Live, new 350 cap room
X Ambassadors just announced the first show on the books at Madison Live, the brand new 350 cap room adjacent to Covington, KY’s Madison Theater. They will stop in Cincinnati on their way to SXSW with Cruisr and locals Harbour on March 11! Check out this video X Ambassadors made for us at...
X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons Take You Into the Jungle
As part of their 2014 MADE for Music global campaign, Budweiser traveled the world this summer to London, Rio de Janeiro, New York City and Philadelphia following Sam Harris from X Ambassadors and Jamie N Commons, the artists behind the summer hit song “Jungle”, to find the best street...
See an Intimate VIP Set at Bunbury
Bunbury Music Festival is yet again offering VIP ticketholders the chance to see exclusive VIP performances throughout the festival this weekend. We are excited to be involved again, and will be producing videos of these performances in a partnership with Moonbeam Studios/The Bellwether Sessions...
X Ambassadors is Still My Favorite Rock Band
If you haven't yet heard of X Ambassadors, you will. Their new song, “Jungle” with Jamie N Commons is featured in the new Beats by Dre campaign for the 2014 Fife World Cup. The same song was also featured in the second season trailer of the Netflix drama series, “Orange is the New Black”. ...
Empire Of The Sun joins Fall Out Boy, Paramore, & The Flaming Lips
The Bunbury Music Festival has announced that Empire Of The Sun will join Fall Out Boy, Paramore, and The Flaming Lips in headlining the third annual event on the banks of the Ohio River July 11-13. In addition, Cage The Elephant, Dead Sara, and The Black Cadillacs have been added to the already...
Parade of Lights, Royal Teeth and Chappo headed to 20th Century
You might remember the band Chappo from their iPod commercial-featured single "Come Home," and they're gearing up to release a new album this spring. Their goal is to create a full-on sensory experience to match the psychadelic otherworldly-weirdness of their music, and their live show includes...
Bunbury Music Festival Lineup Released
Bunbury Music Festival announced today the lineup for its return to downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yearman’s Cove for three power-packed days of music across six stages on Friday, July 11; Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13, 2014! Fall Out BoyParamoreThe Flaming LipsFitz And The...
Our Weekend Picks :: January 24, 2014
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 app here). Friday,...
Enjoy Exclusive Acoustic Performances in the Bunbury VIP Tent
Bunbury Music Festival comes back into town this weekend, and for the first time the festival has offered early ticket purchasers the opportunity to get the VIP treatment. VIP ticket holders get access to an air-conditioned tent with restrooms, a private bar, massage tables, and a private viewing...
#MusicMonday Must Haves :: 7/8 - Bunbury Edition
Each week we do our best to shine some light on a few songs that we feel should be on your radar. All of these songs will be added to our #MusicMonday Must Haves playlist on Spotify, so follow along & click play when you need to find some inspiration! A select few artists performing at the...
My new obsession: X Ambassadors (Interview)
X Ambassadors are playing Cincinnati for the first time at Bunbury Music Festival. I was, as others might be, unfamiliar with the band. In preparation for the festival a few months ago, I “spotified” the band and fell quickly and deeply in love. “Unconsolable” has made its way onto every...
Bunbury 2013 to Bring Fun., MGMT, The National, & more
The Bunbury Music Festival is coming back this summer with three more days of riverfront performances headlined by Fun., MGMT, and The National. Those of us that were in attendance last July have been eagerly awaiting today's announcement of the 2013 lineup. The festival takes place this July 12-14...