Songwriter Daniel Bayer also known as My Brother the Bear began writing at a young age. Bayer grew up in a small neighborhood on the West-side of Cincinnati, OH in a very musical family. He recalls large "back porch" jamborees being the catalyst behind his interest in performing and writing. In 2003 Bayer wrote, produced, engineered and performed all the instruments on his first full length album entitled "Universe." independently and began the dream of touring across the US. In 2005,Read More
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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...
CincyGroove.com Presents: Cincy Folk Festival
CincyGroove.com is proud to announce the Cincy Folk Festival, Saturday June 27, 2015 at The Southgate House Revival. This event is also a benefit show for local NPR radio station WNKU. WNKU is a very important part of the Cincinnati music scene. They operate as a non-profit and a...
Jerry Springer Comes Back Home for Podcast
The Jerry Springer Podcast; Tales, Tunes and Tomfoolery, is a mix of stories, interviews, conversation and comedy bits, concluding each time with a performance by a roots music song writer. Recorded in front of a small studio audience at the Folk School Coffee Parlor, in Ludlow, Kentucky, the...
1st Annual Queen City Survival: Bands, Beer, Food
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's first ever Queen City Survival is happening this Saturday at Columbia Community Center! A slew of Cincinnati's greatest musical talents are coming together for one simple mission: find a cure for blood cancer. Cancer has found its way into too many lives. Last...
Our Weekend Picks :: February 13, 2015
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...
The Good People Festival present: Show Your Love
February 20th & 21st at the Southgate House Revival in Newport, Kentucky Rachel DesRochers, the creator of Grateful Grahams and the Northern Kentucky Kitchen Incubator is joining forces once again with Ian Mathieu of Buffalo Wabs & the Price Hill Hustle to present the next big event...
IT IS BEARD-THIRTY!
It is that time of year again! It is Beard-thirty time! Dust off those beards, air out those tents, and clean out your coolers. It is time to get ready for another grand old time at the annual Whispering Beard Folk Festival in Friendship, Indiana. Bring your beards or borrow a friend’s...
Review of: Ring Around the Moon. See him at Northside Tavern!
My Brother the Bear is Daniel Bayer. His latest album "Ring Around the Moon" is ten tracks that convey an inner monologue of life, love, and leaving home and coming back. Through his travels and time spent in the military, he brings the conversation from inside himself onto these ten tracks. A...
4th Annual BrownGrass Festival in Rabbit Hash Saturday!
When is the last time you visited Rabbit Hash, KY?! Rabbit Hash is one of my favorite places in all of the tri-state. Grab some friends and your dancing shoes and head on down Saturday! BrownGrass Festival donates all the proceeds to WNKU (89.7, 105.9 and 104.1 FM). WNKU is a non profit publicly...