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Motherfolk  started out as a project between the two of Bobby Paver and Nathan Dickerson. We had both written an extensive amount of songs, and as we brought them together, we realized that the themes lined up. We are passionate about writing music that connects to people who are struggling. Along the way we picked up Jacob Bremer, Rich Miller, and Aaron Wilson and have been touring the United States playing shows as a 5-piece band. In 2014, Motherfolk completed multiple national tours, as

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Review: A Very Motherfolk Christmas at Bogart's 

To be 42 and still discovering what Cincinnati has to offer is a gift. ‘Tis the season, I suppose.
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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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Review: Rhythm & Brews Festival 

As Festival season comes to a close fans gathered at the newly renovated Riverfront Live, to finish out the three-day festival Rhythm and Brews put on by Sweetwater Brewing. 

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Indie Music Series Returns to Fountain Square 

Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Mod Sun, Eric Nally (former front man of Foxy Shazam), Delta Rae, and Com Truise are among the headliners performing at Indie Vol 2017. Celebrating its ninth year in 2017, the free weekly concert series will return to the P&G Music Stage every Friday, 7p-11p, June...

Cloud Cult Headed to Fountain Square on Friday 

Cloud Cult are currently touring in support The Seeker, their 10th full-length studio album which was released earlier this year. You can catch them at Fountain Square for FREE on Friday with Motherfolk!  Cloud Cult is an experimental chamber rock band from the Midwest who has maintained a...

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...

Braxton Brewing Company Throwing a Huge Birthday Bash 

Braxton Brewing Company is turning one! In celebration they will be having a bottle release, live music in the MadLot, new beers on draft, and their first-ever Trophy Grant! Clear your calendar this Saturday, March 26th for a full day of fun!  Trophy Pale Ale’s hop profile changes...

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...

MidPoint Indie Summer Lineup Released 

MidPoint Music Festival have announced an amazing lineup of music on Fountain Square for MidPoint Indie Summer! As part of the PNC Summer Series produced by 3CDC, this free concert series presents regional, national, and international acts for a night of music each Friday...

Bunbury Releases Daily Lineup 

The Bunbury Music Festival has announced the daily lineup for this year’s festival! Enter to win a pair of passes to the festival! Friday, June 5:The Black KeysTame ImpalaWalk The MoonMatt & KimBleachersTemplesFather John MistyRoyal BloodCatfish and the BottlemenMikky...

Black Keys, Avetts, Snoop Dogg to Headline Bunbury 

Brand New, The Decemberists, Tame Impala, Walk The Moon, and more to join The Black Keys, The Avett Brothers, and Snoop Dogg at this year’s Bunbury Music Festival on the banks of the Ohio River! Promowest Productions announced the full lineup (below) today. This year’s festival will be...

Lamps & Voids are Living in the Light 

Lamps & Voids are having quite the year so far. The Band just released their debut EP yesterday and are gearing up for Bunbury Music Festival this July! The band is comprised of Justin Duenne, Alex Hirlinger, Dan Crowe and Tyler Moen. Go grab a copy of the self titled EP HERE. (We will have a...

Empire Of The Sun joins Fall Out Boy, Paramore, & The Flaming Lips 

The Bunbury Music Festival has announced that Empire Of The Sun will join Fall Out Boy, Paramore, and The Flaming Lips in headlining the third annual event on the banks of the Ohio River July 11-13. In addition, Cage The Elephant, Dead Sara, and The Black Cadillacs have been added to the already...

Bunbury Music Festival Lineup Released 

Bunbury Music Festival announced today the lineup for its return to downtown Cincinnati’s Sawyer Point and Yearman’s Cove for three power-packed days of music across six stages on Friday, July 11; Saturday, July 12 and Sunday, July 13, 2014! Fall Out BoyParamoreThe Flaming LipsFitz And The...

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