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Bassel & The Supernaturals Hit MOTR

Chicago based Bassel & the Supernaturals will be performing on Thursday February 28th at MOTR! The band is touring in support of their upcoming album release Smoke and Mirrors.

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An Interview with Robert DeLong

Travis got the opportunity to chat with Robert DeLong on his tour bus prior to the sold out show at Top Cats last week! They discussed touring, DeLong’s stage setup, and his dream festival lineup.

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Lemon Sky Micro Dos EP Release

Cincinnati psychedelic rockers, Lemon Sky, are releasing their cleverly titled EP, Micro Dos, this weekend with a celebratory performance at MOTR Pub.

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Brandon “Taz” Niederauer Proves Dreams Come True

Having performed in some of the most legendary venues in America with many of the most prominent musicians of our time, the young guitarist, singer, and songwriter has already earned himself quite the reputation.

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Season Ten Releases New Single

Season Ten is making some early moves in 2019. The first of being the release of, “Alien Girl” released today!

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2019 Forecastle Festival Lineup

For those with a sense of adventure, Forecastle Festival in Louisville offers a weekend getaway full of great music.

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Review: Cher

Cher is an entertainer through and through, having won a Grammy, an Emmy, an Oscar, three Golden Globes, a Cannes Film Festival award, a special CFDA Fashion Award, and a Kennedy Center Honors prize. Cher is the only artist to date to have a number-one single on a Billboard chart in six consecutive decades, from the 1960s to the 2010s. Cher is also known for her snarky sense of humor, political views, and social activism. 

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Review: John Mellencamp

After more than forty years of making music, John Mellencamp has solidly come into his own.  

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A Conversation with Chuck D

Chuck D arrived to the library alone and took great interest in the library’s books, architecture and overall charm. The Mercantile Library is no stranger to hosting big names; the likes of Herman Melville, Harriet Beecher Stowe, William M. Thackeray, and Ralph Waldo Emerson are some of the prominent speakers who have addressed the Library.

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Review: Robert DeLong

Robert Delong fans filled Top Cats to capacity last night for a truly psycodelic set of sounds and mesmerizing visuals on stage. 

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The Words & Music Lecture: A Conversation with Chuck D

The Mertantile Library planned to bring Chuck D: the legendary rapper and front man of Public Enemy to their historic building in downtown Cincinnati Thursday night but due the overwhelming interest and demand the event was moved to the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. The event was flawlessly hosted by the Mercantile Library’s Executive Director -John Faherty.

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Donuts N’ Akahol Season Four Premieres Today

Season Four features Ronin Halloway, Knotts, and MamaNamedMeEvan