Black Signal

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Decompression nosebleeds are a persistent nuisance, a familiar sanity and a familiar start to a Sunday Morning. Im disturbed to enjoy a calmness in their regularity. A calmness amongst the confines of this metal prison. Survival is so cold from the depths of space. The shattered remains of a fairytale life display on the station viewing screen. Earth, I mustve lived there in a dream. I remember the sun on the surface, before the earth was covered in ash. I remember the brightness and the warmth

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Birds of a Feather Music & Arts Festival 

On August 19th through 21st, some of the area's best local bands along with some amazing regional acts will be providing the pleasure your ear drums desire at the first annual Birds of a Feather Music & Arts Festival! Located in Morningview, KY, Thornhill Farm features access to the...

NKY Hates Heroin Benefit at Southgate House Revival 

Local musicians Kevin Schmidt and Jeff Albers (from local, touring-bands Ampline and Knife The Symphony, respectively) have teamed up with independent record label Phratry Records / owner Jerry Dirr to organize a benefit concert to raise funds for NKY Hates Heroin.  The event, which takes...

CityBeat’s 2016 Best of Cincinnati Party 

The 20th Anniversary Best of Cincinnati Celebration is next Wednesday March 30th! Over 40 vendors will gather at the Horseshoe Casino to provide some of the best of the best to those in attendance. The night will feature intimate Best of Cincinnati performances at the top of every hour on the...

Bernin Down the House Set Times Announced 

Get ready, this Saturday The Southgate House Revival is hosting a full house show in order to raise support and awareness for Democratic Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders! In case you missed it, check out our interview with the event organizer here. $10 is the suggested minimum donation. You...

Cincinnati is Berning Down The House 

Many of you may know Matt Ogden from Black Signal. They picked up the CEA for “Best Electronic Act” in 2014 and again in 2016! What you may not know about Matt (among other things) is that he is one hell of a show booker. In just a few days, he wrangled over 40 bands to play a full...

The 2016 Cincinnati Entertainment Award Winners Are In 

The 2016 Cincinnati Entertainment Award winners are in! Last night was proof that this music community has a wealth of talent. We want to congratulate all the winners, nominees, and remind everyone that this is a celebration of local music & not a competition.  World Music/Reggae: The...

And The Nominees Are… 

The nominees for the Cincinnati Entertainment Awards have been announced! The 19th annual CEAS’s will be held on Sunday, January 31st at Madison Theater.  The Cincinnati Entertainment Awards is THE event to attend to support our local music community. One night of the year that everyone...

Electro-pop duo Damn the Witch Siren to Play The Drinkery 

Damn the Witch Siren is comprised of Bobbi Kitten and Z Wolf. The electro-pop duo hail from Columbus, Ohio and are headed down to Cincinnati to play The Drinkery on Friday with Local Favorites Black Signal! We sat down with Bobbi Kitten prior to the...

IRONFEST VI is Taking Over The Southgate House Revival 

This Friday and Saturday, IRONFEST VI is taking over all three stages at The Southgate House Revival. Friends of “Iron” Mike Davidson have been throwing this festival each year in his honor. Go grab your tickets HERE and check out the schedule below!  Friday, November...

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AYE Music & Art Festival 2015 

AYE Music & Art Festival 2015 will take place THIS WEEKEND in the bustling city setting of Over-the-Rhine.  AYE has tapped The Woodward Theater, MOTR, The Drinkery, Maudie’s, Cincy By The Slice, and Mr. Pitiful’s as venues for this year’s festivities.  3 days -...

Our Weekend Picks :: May 8, 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...

MidPoint Indie Summer Lineup Released 

MidPoint Music Festival have announced an amazing lineup of music on Fountain Square for MidPoint Indie Summer! As part of the PNC Summer Series produced by 3CDC, this free concert series presents regional, national, and international acts for a night of music each Friday...

Our Weekend Picks :: April 10, 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...

80s' Pop Rocks VI – Benefit for Caracole 

The 80’s Pop Rock’s event promises to be the place to be Saturday April 4, 2015 at The Southgate House Revival! 34 of Cincinnati’s finest original Bands will perform in the Sanctuary throughout the evening with DJ Empirical spinning 80’s records between songs. The fabulous...

And The 2015 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards Nominees Are... 

CityBeat has announced the nominees for the 2015 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards! This year, the organization did things a little differently allowing the public to weigh in on the nominees before deciding on the artists we will all be able to vote for. Remember, not everyone can be nominated. This...

Alexis is Bringing the Party to Northside Tavern 

Alexis is a two piece electro pop duo from Grand Rapids, MI. They will have a new LP out via Synth Records in September called Love or Temptation, and they've shared the stage with The B-52's, Electric 6, The Fixx, Man Man, Animatronic, Flosstradamus and Stepdad. They have also had performances at...

Our Weekend Picks :: April 25, 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,...

Cincinnati Entertainment Awards Winners 

The 2014 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards winners are in!  World Music/Reggae: The Cliftones  Jazz: The Faux Frenchmen Singer/Songwriter: Molly Sullivan Country: Jeremy Pinnell and the 55’s Punk/Pop Punk: The Dopamines Blues: Ricky Nye Indie/Alternative: DAAP Girls Folk/Americana: The...

And the Nominees for the CEA's Are... 

Nominations for the 17th Annual Cincinnati Entertainment Awards (CEAs) were announced today by CityBeat.  Nominees were determined by a committee of dozens of Greater Cincinnati music experts. This year’s list again reflects the talented community of music makers across various genres...