Maria Carrelli

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Maker’s Mark Presents: Thanksgiving Eve with Maria Carrelli at Arnold's 

This year Arnold’s has teamed up with Maker’s Mark, Neltner Small Batch Records, and Maria Carrelli for one of the coolest things Arnold’s has ever done.

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REVIEW: The Woman’s Groovement Volume 1 Vinyl Album Release Party 

If you blinked you missed it! On October 16th the Woman’s Groovement Volume 1 Vinyl Album Release Party descended upon The Southgate House Revival with a full house of all star regional female performers.

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REVIEW: The Women’s Groovement: Volume One 

Lisa Sullivan and I met up so she could drop my copy of The Women’s Groovement: Volume One, into my hands. A record comprised of various women artists, singing some original tunes plus one cover, and all to benefit The ION Center for Violence Prevention.

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The Women’s Groovement Volume One Album Release Show at The Southgate House Revival 

On Sunday, October 16th at The Southgate House Revival, The Women's Groovement are celebrating the release of their album, Volume One! An album comprised of some of the best female talent from across the entire region.

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Twiddle, The Lil Smokies, and More Slated for 2021 Cripple Creek Music Festival 

The third installment of the Cripple Creek Music Festival will be headlined by Vermont jamband Twiddle, with a diverse musical slate throughout the one day event on October 2nd, 2021.

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Cincinnati Women in Music: Maria Carrelli 

March is Women’s History Month and CincyMusic is honoring local women in music. We chatted with singer/songwriter Maria Carrelli over Zoom to catch up on life during quarantine and what 2021 has in store.

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CincyMusic LIVE with Inhailer Radio to Benefit the Employees of MOTR Pub and The Woodward Theater 

CincyMusic and Inhailer Radio have teamed up for two nights of Live Streaming music from bands to benefit the employees of MOTR Pub and The Woodward Theater on Friday, May 22nd and Saturday, May 23rd!

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Cincy Groove Music Festival This Weekend 

While there are a plethora of Live Streaming options happening, make sure that the Cincy Groove Music Festival is one you don't miss. Taking place Friday, April 3rd through Sunday, April 5th at the Cincy Groove's Facebook page!

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Golden Shoals (fka Hoot and Holler) to Hit MOTR Pub 

Asheville, NC based Folk/Americana duo Golden Shoals (formerly Hoot and Holler) is starting out 2020 by bringing their soulful, yet polished combination of fiddle, banjo, guitar, and harmony singing to Cincinnati under a fresh moniker.

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A Not Top Ten List: Moose’s favorites from 2019 

In the year that is set up to be over in a couple weeks, 2019, music saw a lot of great albums come out. So I will preface this by saying that I’m sure there are a few that I missed but really liked as well. The list below isn’t a top ten, I am not a fan of those, I think they are boring and overplayed. The list below is simply a compilation, if you will, of albums that I enjoyed from this year that has seemingly flown by. 

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Maria Carrelli Album Release at Folk School Coffee Parlor 

Maria Carrelli’s sense of humor and unabashed honesty are apparent in these opening lines from her song “Strings On My Guitar”, the title-track of a 10-track project releasing independently on April 12th. Hailing from Ludlow, Kentucky, Carelli draws strongly from Appalachian bluegrass and traditional country music, transitioning between upbeat tempos and melody-driven ballads on her debut solo record. 

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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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Jam on the Creek this Saturday 

Jam on the Creek takes place in beautiful Camp Springs, KY this Saturday! A celebration of live music, 50 West Brewery (Tap Takeover), and Little Rock Farm's grass-fed burgers, it is an event not to miss. 

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Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band were on Fire at sghr 

On Friday night, The Southgate House Revival was the place to be.    Maria Cerrelli and Joe Macheret opened up the night at The Southgate House Revival to a packed house. The duo had everyone’s attention from the get go. If you haven’t seen these two play together, you need...

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Tribute to Merle: Hagfest at Southgate House Revival 

What better way to pay tribute to the late Merle Haggard than to attend Hagfest on the date of his birth and death? On Thursday April 6, the first ever Hagfest intends to do just that and more with multiple performances beginning at 7 p.m. at The Southgate House Revival. In his more than 50 year...

Whispering Beard is Right Around the Corner 

Whispering Beard Folk Festival is less than three weeks away! The Beardos are gearing up to make the short trek to Friendship, Indiana for a weekend of amazing music. For those who have not been – GO!! Bring the family. It will become one of your yearly traditions. Whispering Beard Folk...

Sayler Park Sustains Tomorrow 

Sayler Park Sustains takes place tomorrow at Nelson Sayler Memorial Park! Sayler Park Sustains was born in 2013 as a way to give back, highlight the green initiatives of many community members, and celebrate the numerous talented musicians who have made Sayler Park their home. Their mission is...

Rumpke Mountain Boys Brought the House Down at Bogart’s 

Feet stoppin’ and yee-hawin’ were heard of a lot of on Friday night until the early hours of the morning at The Winter Folk and Bluegrass Festival held Bogart’s. The festival featured locals such as the Rumpke Mountain Boys, The Tillers, Maria Carrelli, My Brother’s Keeper,...

Catch on to Joe Macheret in February 

Joe Macheret has played with just about everyone in this town. Currently he plays with The Tillers, Maria Carelli, Scott Risner, and his own band Joe’s Truck Stop. Music is what he loves. The pace and rhythm of it is great, and for him being a full time musician is something that he loves. I...

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