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soul-y cincinnati indie dream-pop. knotts. energetic, whimsical, and playful. bjork meets spice girls meets gladys night and the pips.The Oxford dictionary says a knot is, “A fastening made by looping a piece of string, rope, or something similar on itself and tightening it” or is, “A tangled mass in something as hair or wool.” What a knot is, is not as important as the potential of what it can be, or what it started out as. Knots are shape shifters, they take something, make it in to

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Fifth & Vine Live at Fountain Square 

Fifth & Vine Live at Fountain Square have announced the lineup for 2022!

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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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MEMI to Host Open House at ICON 

Music & Event Management, Inc. (MEMI) announced they will host an Open House at The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center on Sunday, July 25 from 10:30AM to 2:30PM.
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Spring Music Series at Fountain Square 

Music is BACK at the Square!

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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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KNOTTS Release Moon Faced Girl 

KNOTTS have released "Moon Faced Girl" from their new EP Good Glasses!

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Thrive Stream with CincyMusic LIVE to Benefit Elementz 

On Saturday, August 8th an exciting event, Thrive Stream with CincyMusic LIVE to Benefit Elementz will be taking place on the CincyMusic Facebook page starting at 4p! This event is designed to bring communities and families together and also to inform viewers about the good that Elementz brings to our community.

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Knotts Release Shade Tree 

KNOTTS release "Shade Tree" today!

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Homecoming at MOTR Pub 

On Friday 10/18 at 10 p.m., KNOTTS (CEA New Artist of the Year 2018), Moonbeau (CEA winner of Album of the Year 2018) and Leo Pastel will present Homecoming, a FREE show/conceptual event at MOTR Pub. They will be accepting donations such as women’s formal shoes, rhinestone jewelry and new or gently used prom dresses under 3 years old for Cinderella’s Closet.

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The Art Academy of Cincinnati Presents 150 OTR Block Party 

The FREE event will feature musical performances by Diane Coffee, Ronin Halloway, Knotts, PHYSCO, and Aziza Love of Triiibe. 

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Donuts N’ Akahol Season Four Premieres Today 

Season Four features Ronin Halloway, Knotts, and MamaNamedMeEvan

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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.

Our Weekend Picks :: May 16, 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,...

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