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Freekbass Crowned TikTok LIVE Fest Finalist 

Hometown bassist and frontman, Freekbass is representing Cincinnati as a Top 30 Award Winner for TikTok LIVE Fest, with a ceremony set to take place in January 2024, in Los Angeles, CA!

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ALBUM REVIEW: Krameria - Freekbass & The Bump Assembly 

Freekbass, an innovative and funk master bass player hailing from Cincinnati, recently recorded an album called Krameria, that is high energy and enjoyable to listen to. Song by song and note for note, the album not only keeps the listeners attention with strong bass leads and vocals, but makes you want to get up and dance the night away.

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Freekbass Brews Up A New Single, "Hypnotic Woman" 

"Hypnotic Woman" is the newest single from funk-bassist/producer, Freekbass, and he really leans on his wizardry powers for this one, concocting a potion of mega-talents from several genres.

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Live Stream Benefit for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 

CincyMusic LIVE has teamed up with CincyGroove and Cinci Folk Alliance to raise money for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society with a Live Stream with some of our favorite bands and artists.

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Preorder Freekbass & The Bump Assembly's EP Krameria on Vinyl 

Freekbass & The Bump Assembly have a new EP, Krameria coming out soon on vinyl! The EP was produced by Eddie Roberts, of The New Mastersounds, at Color Red Studios in Denver, CO.

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Get Stuffed on Local Music with CincyMusic LIVE 

Get Stuffed on Local Music’s home has been the Southgate House Revival since its inception in 2015. While we are not able to have the festival in person, we will be doing it virtually via the CincyMusic Facebook page. This year, you can get stuffed on local and regional music AND actually stuff your turkey.

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Live Stream to Benefit The Southgate House Revival with CincyMusic LIVE and Cincy Groove 

CincyMusic and Cincy Groove have teamed up for two nights of Live Streaming music from over 20 amazing bands to benefit The Southgate House Revival on Friday, September 18th and Saturday, September 19th!

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Freekbass & The Bump Assembly Bring the Funk to SGHR 

Fresh off winning Best R&B/Funk/Soul Artist at the Cincinnati Entertainment Awards, Freekbass & The Bump Assembly are bringing Funksgiving to The Southgate House Revival with Sammi Garett (from Turkuaz)!

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Here are the winners from the 2019 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards 

Cincinnati CityBeat threw one hell of a party last night to celebrate all the great things we have going on. Here are the winners!

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Freekbass Tonight at Top Cat’s 

Tonight Freekbass, hailed by the legendary Bootsy Collins as “the new spiritual warrior for the funk,” will be performing at Top Cat’s! He is touring in support of his upcoming album release, All the Way This.

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And The Winners Are... 

Congratulations to everyone that won an award at this year's Cincinnati Entertainment Awards! Here is a full list of winners.

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Funksgiving with Freekbass 

Freekbass returns for a hometown concert on Friday, November 23rd, the day after Thanksgiving, for his annual “Funksgiving” show at The Southgate House Revival.

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Funksgiving with Freekbass 

Freekbass returns for a hometown concert on Friday, November 23rd, the day after Thanksgiving, for his annual “Funksgiving” show at The Southgate House Revival. This is now his fourth year, and the show has become an annual event. 

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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...

WNKU Presents Funky Fridays with Freekbass 

WNKU is pleased to announce the addition of Cincinnati-native funkateer, Freekbass, to its lineup of local hosts. His show, Funky Friday’s with Freekbass debuts this Friday night at 6pm.  Freekbass has been a staple of the Cincinnati music scene and beyond for over two decades. He...

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...

Freekbass & The Bump Assembly Release New Album Cincinnati 

Freekbass & The Bump Assembly celebrate the release of their new album on the national record label Ropeadope Records, CINCINNATI, with a concert at The Southgate House Revival in Newport, KY on Friday, November 27th.  Fresh off a nationwide tour, Cincinnati funk veteran Freekbass plays a...

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...

Freekbass Funk Gets ‘Everybody Feelin’ Real’ On Friday 

Freekbass, an eastside Cincinnati native, spent most of his time finding his wings in the Clifton + Downtown neighborhoods. “To a 14-year-old kid, Clifton felt like being in Greenwhich Village,” he says. They supported his live music, encouraged his originality and cemented his bass place in a...

Our Weekend Picks :: April 11, 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,...

Kelly Richey kicks off Studio 89 Tonight! 

Local blues rock favs The Kelly Richey Band will be kicking off the latest season of WNKU’s live radio show, Studio 89, tonight! Hardcore fans of the blues will know the gruff voiced, guitar playing virtuoso as a veteran of Cincinnati’s music scene. For those who aren’t familiar, Richey has...

Studio 89 returns to WNKU February 18th 

WNKU's long-running live radio show featuring established and emerging musicians from around the world performing in front of a live studio audience, returns to the airwaves on Monday, February 18th.   The show will air live Monday nights at 7:00 pm until the season finale on May 6th.  As...

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