Hello, my name is Eric Nally and I am the singer and founding member of this rabble-rousing pack of freaks they call Foxy Shazam. Our other five members are (in alphabetical order): Daisy (bass) Aaron McVeigh (drums), Alex Nauth (horns) Loren Turner (guitar) and Sky White (piano). I love them but before I get into their story, I would like to spend a little time on myself: I am twenty-four years old, the father of two boys, Julian Michael and Francis Jordan, as well as a loving husband toRead More
Album Review: Burn - Foxy Shazam
With 2020 throwing more uncertainty, turmoil, and calamities to fill an entire decade, it is a welcome respite to learn that Foxy Shazam were back after a six-year hiatus with a new album. Although Burn is a bit of a sonic departure from their previous albums, there are still a lot of epic, anthem-scaled tracks for fans to sink their teeth in.
REVIEW: The Darkness Cram Arena Glam into Bogart’s
Some bands don’t need to reinvent the wheel. When The Darkness landed on the airwaves back in 2003, they were a big, colorful throwback to the heyday of 1970’s glam-rock. Original? Hardly, but it was pastiche done better than anyone else--often besting the very bands they were...
From the Wall to the Coffee Table: Show Posters
It’s a fact that if you are a fan of music, art, and design in Cincinnati, you are also a fan of Powerhouse Factories. You may even have a few of their posters in your own home (or like myself – too many to count). Powerhouse Factories is a rock poster shop and design studio established...
Interview: Aaron Sharpe, Our Cincinnati Reds DJ
Cincinnati is known for being a baseball town. Win or lose, our Cincinnati Reds can do no wrong. What you may not know about going to see a Cincinnati Red’s game at Great American Ball Park is that a lot of the music that you hear is local! Aaron Sharpe is not only the Reds DJ; he is...
Get to Know Trolleydodgers
Loren Turner from Foxy Shazam along with Jaki Howser and Clinton Jacob are the Trolleydodgers. We got a taste of the band’s sound last week so we jumped at the chance to sit down with Loren Turner to get to know a little bit about the Trolleydodgers! Tell us about the formation of...
Introducing The Trolleydodgers!
Loren from Foxy Shazam has released some new music from his new band, The Trolleydodgers! Last night, Both Foxy Shazam and The Used posted about this new project from Loren Turner, Jaki Howser and Clinton Jacob. Check out "Lunch Box" below... &amp;amp;amp;lt;a...
Eric Nally just killed it at the VMA's
On Thursday we debuted the new song & video from Mackelmore and Ryan Lewis featuring Eric Nally (Foxy Shazam). Since then, Eric has essentially broke the internet. We all knew he was awesome, but the rest of the world is just now figuring it out. It's awesome to read articles like "Who's That...
Eric Nally (Foxy) featured in Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Video!
Check out Eric Nally (Best known as the frontman of Cincinnati's very own Foxy Shazam) in "Downtown" by Mackelmore and Ryan Lewis! Eric Nally has created a brand new website and launched a few social accounts. Check it all out HERE!
Linear Downfall, Foxy Shazam, WHY? & Us, Today
Now that I have your attention… Linear Downfall will be playing with an improv group featuring members of Foxy Shazam, WHY? and Us, Today at Maudies on Thursday, April 16th. This will be an astounding show featuring top musicians from acclaimed Cincinnati bands. Linear Downfall, an...
Foxy Shazam announces NYE Show in Cincy!
Foxy Shazam has just announced that they will be performing at The 20th Century Theatre on New Year's Eve with The Perfect Children, Injecting Strangers, and Mavis Concave! Tickets go on-sale this Friday at 10am. Enter for a shot at a pair RIGHT HERE now!
Foxy Shazam Returns to Bunbury Music Festival
After surprising their fans Beyoncé style in early April with the release of their fifth album, Gonzo, Foxy Shazam is now headlining a tour and will be performing for the second time at the Bunbury Music Festival on Saturday. Gonzo is “a state of mind, one that we’re currently in,” said...
Download the new Foxy Shazam Album FOR FREE!
Download Foxy Shazam's new album GONZO for FREE HERE! Foxy Shazam announce their fifth album GONZO, available now for FREE! This is the band's first independent release since 2005, self-produced and recorded entirely live in one room in running order, vocals and all, with famed engineer Steve...
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...
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...
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...
Interview: Mayor Mark Mallory Looks Back
Cincinnati has blossomed into the city it has meant to be while in Mayor Mark Mallory's watch. We have much to thank Mayor Mark Mallory for getting Cincinnati back on the map! We caught up with (now former) Mayor Mark Mallory to get a brief retrospective on his time in office. What is something...
Foxy Shazam: THE NEXT GREAT PHENOMENON?
Kids of all of ages grow up wanting to be one of the greats like Michael Jordan. That’s exactly the same goal of the Cincinnati rock band, Foxy Shazam. They want to be the greatest band of all time. In 2004, straight out of the streets of Cincinnati, Eric Sean Nally (lead vocals), Loren...
View from the Pit: Long Live the King
Avenged Sevenfold hit the banks of Cincinnati like a sledge hammer, an army of darkness descended on our city in an armada of busses and semi-trailers. Kicking off the night was probably one of the most talked about acts to come through our neck of the woods in some time. You know you’re in for...
Austin Livingood Releases Stay With Me Single (for FREE)
Singer and songwriter Austin Livingood releases his single Stay With Me for free. The single will be available for download on NoiseTrade.com October 1st. This song is a single off his next EP. The EP which will be released November 12th, 2013 and is the second of three EP's that come together to...
#MusicMonday Must Haves :: 9/16
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! Andrew W.K. "Party Hard"Andrew...
CincyMusic Spotlight Podcast is Live!
Earlier this week we aired our first CincyMusic Spotlight on The Project 100.7 / 106.3 with hosts Venomous Valdez and Joe Long! The podcast for the show can be downloaded here now! The playlist is below: Walk The Moon "Anna Sun"DAAP Girls "Kate"Public "I Need You"Foxy Shazam "I Like It"The Tillers...
Powerhouse Factories Opens Doors to Public for Summer Shindig!
Cincinnati rock poster shop throws party to kickoff music festival season! It’s nearly summer and music festival season is around the corner. Powerhouse Factories are packing up the RV and getting ready to hit the road for their annual appearances at Bonnaroo, Bunbury, Forecastle, Pitchfork and...
Free Foxy Shazam show tonight!
The city is a buzz for the Flying Pig Marathon's 15th year this weekend. Tonight starts it all off with the FREE 15th Anniversary Celebratory Party. The Little King’s Mile Run is at 8p and there to greet the runners at the end will be Foxy Shazam performing at the corner of Mehring Way and Joe...
Foxy Shazam to play Flying Pig Marathon Party
Details are limited at this point, but we do know that Cincinnati's own Foxy Shazam will be performing at the corner of Mehring Way and Joe Nuxhall Way on Friday, May 3 (presumably, just after the Little Kings Mile)! This is the Flying Pig Marathon's 15th year, so it's great news that they decided...
Our Weekend Picks :: December 28, 2012
Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out our complete calendar of all things music in Cincinnati HERE, or take our word for it at one of these events: Friday, December 28:Archer's Paradox @ 1207Brian Olive @ MOTR PubJody Stapleton w/The Ready Stance & The Mitchells @ The...
This Weekend: Bunbury Music Festival
The Bunbury Music Festival is set to invade downtown this weekend with big-name headliners and talented locals. We're excited to see national favorites like Death Cab for Cutie, Weezer, Jane's Addiction, Manchester Orchestra, and Neon Trees – but we're even more excited to see Cincinnati...
Bunbury Music Festival adds more bands
*Check out the full schedule HERE The Bunbury Music Festival added 26 additional live performances for the inaugural event to be held July 13-15, 2012 along Cincinnati’s riverfront. In addition to previously announced headliners including Weezer, Jane's Addiction, and Death Cab For...
Bunbury Music Festival announces lineup
*Check out the full schedule HERE The Bunbury Music Festival has just announced that in addition to Weezer, Jane's Addiction, and Death Cab For Cutie the event will feature the following artists: Friday, July 13Janes AddictionAirborne Toxic Event - Minus the Bear - O.A.R Foxy Shazam -...
SXSW is upon us! Time to find some brand new loves and get reacquainted with old loves, band-wise that is. Via SXSW performances in years past, I have discovered Bon Iver, Andrew Bird, and The Airborne Toxic Event. This year, others will be able to discover Cincinnati gems including The Sundresses,...
Midwest By Southwest
South By Southwest is by far the industry's most important annual gathering. This conference has grown from humble beginnings into an event that industry professionals choose to attend over many long-standing conferences. It is a great honor to be chosen to showcase at SXSW, and eight Cincinnati...