The Hot Magnolias

  • Local
  • funk
  • traditional jazz
  • nola
  • street beats
  • jason burkett
  • 2nd line
  • second line
  • new orleans
  • cincinnati
  • swing
  • jazz
  • jazz standards

2nd Lines, Jazz Funerals, Brass Bands, Mardi Gras, NOLA Funk and so many other unique ingredients blend together to create the New Orleans musical gumbo. Each one of these elements is explored during an evening with The Hot Magnolias. As authentic as any band currently on Frenchman St, I promise you dat!  Cincy's finest shake yo' tail feather bunch of New Orleans beauties. We bring traditional Second Line rhythms to Cincinnati and get you up on your feet moving in parade style.  Our horns

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Signs and Songs: An Americana Music Series 

The American Sign Museum will present Signs & Songs, an Americana Music Series, on June 17, July 8, and August 11. The series will spotlight three separate nights of live music by some of the Queen City’s top musicians.

Arnold’s Record Store Day Record 

Record Store Day is Saturday, April 16th! Arnold’s is once again putting out a record of locals! Last year, they completely sold out within 5 hours in Cincinnati last year and was the #1 selling record on record store day at Everybody's Records last year.  There will be only 500...

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...

Bockfest Celebrates 23 Years Being Unique, Authentic and LOCAL 

Bockfest is first and foremost, a community event. In addition to throwing a great, three day long party, their goal is to celebrate and support our local community. They work to grow Bockfest every year, to increase attendance, to grow the parade, to add events, and to raise more money to spread...

And The 2015 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards Nominees Are... 

CityBeat has announced the nominees for the 2015 Cincinnati Entertainment Awards! This year, the organization did things a little differently allowing the public to weigh in on the nominees before deciding on the artists we will all be able to vote for. Remember, not everyone can be nominated. This...

The Hot Magnolias Bring 2nd Line to Arnold's 

The Hot Magnolias creates a unique blend of New Orleans-style traditional jazz and Bourbon Street funk to keep crowds engaged and moving. Formed in the summer of 2013, The Hot Magnolias quickly became a downtown Cincinnati favorite with some three-dozen performances and over 600 Facebook followers....

2014 Second Sunday on Main Kicks Off Season 

2014 marks the ninth season of Second Sunday on Main (SSOM), the eclectic monthly street festival of historic Over-the-Rhine. The first event of the season is Sunday, June 8 from noon to 5 PM with “Main Street Block Party,” featuring over 90 local vendors and food trucks, live music and street...

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