Jess Lamb

  • Local
  • soul
  • pop
  • indie
  • dreampop

This Cincinnati artist sounds like: if Alicia Keys, Ray Charles, Janis Joplin, Florence and the Machine and TLC made a supergroup. Highlighted in dreamy strings and ethereal harmonies... with bits of soulful improv... Jess Lamb and The Factory let the spirit lead. Receiving worldwide recognition on American Idol, Jess Lamb's powerhouse, gospelesque vocals, bluesy piano stylings, and mantra driven lyrics are sure to empower your soul. Latest works have been defined by John Diliberto

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  • News

Siri Imani Releases Big Fish 

Siri Imani, one of Cincinnati's most prolific arts curators and hip hop artist known for creating spaces and setting the stage for upcoming talent takes center stage with the release of Big Fish, her sophomore project.

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The Women's Groovement First Compilation Album 

The Women's Groovement have announced their first compilation album!

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Spring Music Series at Fountain Square 

Spring has sprung and music is in the air at Fountain Square!

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Editor Year in Review: 2021 

2021 was a weird year. While I was VERY excited to attend live shows again, the pandemic was (is) very much still in affect - so I treaded lightly.

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Arnold's Thanksgiving Eve w/ Jess Lamb and the Factory 

Jess Lamb and the Factory to play Arnold's and give out FREE records!

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Spring Music Series at Fountain Square 

Music is BACK at the Square!

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Cincinnati Women in Music: Jess Lamb 

Jess Lamb is a treasure to the Cincinnati community, she truly does live her art.

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  • Video

Video Premiere: Jess Lamb and The Factory - Beautiful (Official Video/Radio Edit) feat. Siri Imani 

“Beautiful” is the first single from Jess Lamb and The Factory's newest album, You Are.

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Album Review: You Are - Jess Lamb and The Factory 

For musicians, it’s been a struggle to survive, as venues have had to close - some permanently - and the touring industry has been brought to its knees. What’s a creator like Jess Lamb to do when the main source of sharing the music they make is taken away from them? Who do they lean on? Who do they turn to?

  • Festival

Thrive Stream with CincyMusic LIVE 

On Saturday, May 16th an exciting event, Thrive Stream with CincyMusic LIVE will be taking place on the CincyMusic Facebook page from 10a - 9p. This event is designed to bring communities and families together and also to inform viewers about mutual aid in their neighborhoods. Thrive Stream with CincyMusic LIVE is brought to you by CincyMusic, Ladywood, Grrl + Weapon, and No Standing Only Dancing.

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Upcoming on CincyMusic LIVE 

In order to help musicians in this tough time, we have created CincyMusic LIVE! Live concerts from the comfort of your home. Tips appreciated to each artist (links will be provided during each set). More artists are being booked daily so check back often so you don't miss out!

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CincyMusic LIVE Coming to Your Living Room 

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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  • Interview

An Interview with Photographer Lisa Sullivan 

"I love people. I have never met a stranger. I appreciate learning about people, helping people when I can and belonging to a community. I enjoy making people laugh, especially catching them off guard with a laugh, having a candid moment. I think that's why the photography plays a big part of who I am."

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The "F" Bomb - Females of Folk & Funk 

Mark your calendar for Saturday, September 22nd! Herzog Studio and The Southgate House Revival are hosting events that feature local and regional female musicians both entitled The “F” Bomb – Females of Folk & Funk! 

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Rock n’ Revival for a Cure at The Southgate House Revival 

The Rock n’ Revival for a Cure at The Southgate House Revival has been a show that has hit close to home for the Forsthoefel brothers.  Saturday, March 4th marks the second annual of the show and with the passing of their father in late January due to Glioblastoma (brain cancer), it will...

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Royal Recommends: Week 4 

Royal Holland got tired of people not knowing or seemingly not caring about music from amazing musicians who don't have the marketing power to make you want to get their music. Often times the music being posted is free, it only costs a small amount of your time, and could change the way you look...

Music Off McMillan is Back 

Music Off McMillan is your chance to catch live, local music at your favorite Walnut Hills bars and venues! No covers, happy hour pricing, and buskers playing music along McMillan every first Saturday until October!  July 2nd – Jess Lamb @ The Greenwich 9pAugust 6th – Ingrid...

Purple Reigns at Bogart’s Saturday 

Prince was a songwriter, singer, producer, one-man studio band, and consummate showman. He left this world way to soon and most of us are still reeling from the loss. Come out Saturday to celebrate the memory and music of the great Purple One.  Purple Reigns is being hosted by Bootsy Collins...

OTR Summer Celebration 

The 10th Annual OTR 5k is being held next Saturday, May 21st! Washington Park will feature an all day post-race celebration from 10:45a – 4p with two stages of local, original music as well as Art on Vine and the City Flea! The Summer Celebration includes fun activities for all. The food...

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...

Noah Smith Expands his Big Ol Family at tSGHR on Friday 

This Friday night at The Southgate House Revival, prepare yourself for a party with the best of Cincy’s #BigOlFamily. Noah Smith, Jess Lamb, Wilder, and Ky Myle team up for what may very well be the party of 2016 thus far. We caught up with Noah Smith for a preview of what to...

Indie Vol. 2016 at Fountain Square Lineup Announced 

Indie Vol 2016 will bring free indie music shows to Fountain Square every Friday in beautiful Downtown Cincinnati this summer! The series kicks off Friday, June 3rd and runs through Friday, September 2nd.  Indie Vol. 2016 is a part of the PNC Summer Series at Fountain Square. "I think...

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...

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...

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