Guitarist/vocalist Alex Luciano and drummer Noah Bowman became acquainted one evening when Bowman’s other band, Earl Boykins, was in mid-set and Luciano stopped the show in search of a lighter. In their hands, the guitar/drum duo concept hews toward the lo-fi Pop/Punk end of the spectrum, stripping everything down to its essence. Luciano’s lyrics are ruminations on new adulthood and its numerous challenges (particularly for musicians); she has a writer’s eye for observational detail and aRead More
Diet Cig at Bogart’s for SOLD OUT Show
Beginning as a casual project between Alex Luciano and Noah Bowman, Diet Cig have made a big statement out of five highly infectious pop songs. The pair met under rather unusual circumstances: Luciano, desperate for a lighter, interrupted the set of Bowman's other band, Earl Boykins....
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...