Maps & Atlases

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  • indie

Maps & Atlases' unique style melds the technicality of progressive music and the idiosyncrasies of art rock into a fascinating and oddly accessible sound all their own. They are known for their virtuosic musical ability, writing pop songs with a magnificent aptitude for texture and a distinctive blend of both the intricate and organic. Their debut full-length, perch patchwork was produced by Jason Cupp.


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Fifth & Vine LIVE Returns to Fountain Square 

Head on over to Fountain Square every Friday & Saturday from 7-11p for live music on the Square for Fifth & Vine LIVE!

Maps & Atlases at MOTR Pub 

Make plans now to head to MOTR Pub to see Maps & Atlases tonight! It’s a FREE show from the Chicago “math rock” band. Get there early for a spot, you will kick yourself if you miss this show.

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Maps & Atlases - This Lightlessnes is Something New 

I had a chance to talk with Dave Davison, vocalist and guitarist of Maps & Atlases, a Chicago trio (formerly 4-piece) who had been missing from a scene that they helped usher in for over half a decade.

Blank State on the Rise 

Blank State are an up and coming local band to be on the lookout for! You can catch them this Saturday at Taste of OTR in Washington Park with Maps & Atlases. In the meantime, get to know the band! Give us some background on Blank State… Blank State is a new upcoming band from the...

Junior Brown + Maps & Atlases to headline Taste Of OTR 

Junior Brown, Maps & Atlases, and 14 local artists have announced that they will perform the 4th annual Taste of OTR at Washington Park Friday, August 26 & Saturday, August 27. Taste of OTR is a celebration of the culture of the city, both new and old, right in the center of OTR in the...

Count on Maps & Atlases Tonight at the 20th Century 

Dave Davison, guitarist and vocalist for Maps & Atlases, is a phrenic songwriter. The combo, known for laying exuberant indie pop melodies over fractal sextuplets and syncopated 8-beats, clearly picks up a prog-pop mantle that Yes laid down on Fragile, at least a decade before he was born....

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 -...