Dead Man String Band

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Strait from 6 feet under comes Dead Man String Band! A one man rock sideshow from Cincinnati, OH. This isn't the one man acts of the past you've seen before, instead it is a full on rock show with an arsenal of amps, drums, and a style that's truly unique to the Dead Man giving it the fan made genre of Appalachian/Delta Punk. Since it's creation Dead Man String Band has been wowing and captivating audiences with not only an amazing sonic display but a visual show made to grab the listeners

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CincyMusic Editor Year in Review: 2020 

In March, we started seeing concerts being rescheduled or postponed. At first, I just assumed it was a precaution and we would be back to normal in a few weeks. I was wrong. With no concerts to preview, review, or post photos of – CincyMusic had to pivot.

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Dead Man String Band Hates the Brent Spence Bridge 

Dead Man String Band voices a popular, but not often said opinion on the Brent Spence Bridge connecting Kentucky and Ohio.

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Cincy Groove Music Festival This Weekend 

While there are a plethora of Live Streaming options happening, make sure that the Cincy Groove Music Festival is one you don't miss. Taking place Friday, April 3rd through Sunday, April 5th at the Cincy Groove's Facebook page!

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CincyMusic LIVE: Dead Man String Band 

In order to help musicians in this tough time, we have created CincyMusic LIVE! Live concerts from the comfort of your home.

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Dead Man String Band Unmasked and Acoustic 

This Saturday, March 21st our favorite Dead Man is celebrating his birthday by live streaming at 5p EST.

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Life is a Carnival 

Mark your calendar for Life is a Carnival Music and Arts Fest on Saturday, September 15th at the beautiful Treasure Lake in Petersburg, KY. 

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Birds of a Feather Music & Arts Festival 

The 3rd Annual Birds of a Feather Music & Arts Festival is happening August 16th– August 19th in beautiful Thornhill Farm in Morning View, Kentucky. Hyryder, Joe Marcinek Band, Ben Gourley & Jason Wolf of Rumpke Mountain Boys, The Cliftones, The Inturns, Dead Man String Band and MORE! 

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Rhythm Brew Art & Music Festival at Wooden Cask Brewery 

Rhythm Brew Art & Music Festival is a family-friendly festival at Wooden Cask Brewery in Newport! The Event will feature live music with over 30 bands in just about every genre. This is a festival not to miss! Music, Beer, and Art need I say more?

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Record Store Day in Cincinnati: Everybody’s Records 

If Everybody’s Records isn’t on your list of places to check out this Record Store Day, you’re doing it wrong.  Everybody’s is not only a great stop on Record Store Day, but a great stop on any day of the year.  Since 1978, the good folks at Everybody’s...

Musicians Band Together to Raise Money for Melodic Connections 

Melodic Connections is a non-profit community music therapy studio that serves 600 individuals in the community, providing services to all ages and abilities.  They prepare their students for the community and prepare the community for their students. At Melodic...

Dan Van Vechten Releases Get Right 

Get yourself down to The Southgate House Revival tomorrow for the release of Dan Van Vechten’s CD Get Right. Local favorites River City Roustabout and Hu Town Holler will be warming up the stage for the long awaited release of Get Right.  Get Right is Dan Van Vechten’s baby, but...

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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...

Dead Man String Band is an Art Form of Itself 

(Picture it, June 2016, at the Bunbury Music Festival) “Let’s see…  I want to check out a band I haven’t seen before…  hmmm….  who’s playing?  Oooh, cool!  Dead Man String Band!  I really like string bands, with the banjos...

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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...

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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...

Our Weekend Picks: February 18 

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...

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...

Get Stuffed on Local Music 

Rhinegeist and Second Sight Spirits present “Get Stuffed on Local Music” Wednesday, November 25th at The Southgate House Revival in Newport, KY! If you are looking for some home cooked music, to kick off the holiday season, have we got the show for you!  Local musician, Kelly...

Free Hugs - A Benefit for Oyler School 

Local music community hosts a benefit show for Oyler Music Programs, Sunday, October 25 at The Crows Nest. 12 p.m.-1 a.m. Taking inspiration from Devonte Hart, the young boy who famously held up a sign offering Free Hugs during the unrest resulting from the rioting in Ferguson, Missouri this...

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Foxfire Freedom Festival Looks Forward to New Location 

The Foxfire Freedom Festival looks forward to kicking off its second annual event on September 11th and 12th at a new location.  Morgan’s Canoe & Campground in Morrow, OH will be the setting for a weekend of fun, fellowship, tradition, and opportunities to learn about living...

IRONFEST VI Lineup Released! 

The lineup for IRONFEST VI at The Southgate House Revival November 13 & 14 has been released!  Amplinecougar aceSubsetsDandelion DeathhoneyspidersDraculassmoke signals cover fire the dopaminesscissorkick rituals dc planet New Strange crooked rook Hide cadaver dogs the skulx the story...

Annapalooza: A Benefit for Anna Mouch 

A little over a year ago one of my really great friends Anna Mouch was diagnosed with non-hodgkin’s lymphoma.Non-hodgkin lymphoma, or NHL, or just lymphoma is basically a type of cancer that starts in cells called lymphocytes, which are part of the body’s immune system. Lymphocytes...

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