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Megadeth Make Epic Return to Cincinnati

2017 has been an impressive year for Megadeth.

MidPoint Music Festival 2017 Lineup Released

The wait is over! Mark your calendars for the 17th-annual Midpoint Music Festival happening Saturday and Sunday, September 23-24, 2017 in downtown Cincinnati. MPMF will feature WALK THE MOON, THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS, BROKEN SOCIAL SCENE, BADBADNOTGOOD, VALERIE JUNE, NONAME & many more!

Beer & Heavy Metal

It’s a combination that’s as great as peanut butter & jelly. One can exist without the other, but should it? Dave Mustaine, a member of one of Metal’s most legendary bands, Megadeth, is taking that combination one step further by releasing his very own beer.

Review: My Morning Jacket

The remnants of Tropical storm Cindy and the steady rain could not damper the enthusiasm of the fans of My Morning Jacket as they turned out in droves to see the Louisville band Thursday night at the PNC Pavilion.  Playing before a nearly packed house, the band did not disappoint.  Opening with ‘Compound Fracture’ off their most recent album The Waterfall, the band wasted no time getting down to business

2017 BewilderFest at Urban Artifact Lineup Released

BewilderFest is Urban Artifact's wild culture music and beer festival. The key concept of the festival is to twist the usual and bend the standards. Urban Artifact is known for their eclectic beers and music performances, and they will be expanding everything for this festival.

Video: Pluto Revolts - "Tidal Wave"

Pluto Revolts released the video for “Tidal Wave” off of their Tidal Wave EP yesterday! Watch it here.

Soul Step Records Proudly Announces SSR-018

For their latest 45 single, Soul Step Records partners with Nashville’s The Nobility for their first ever vinyl release. Fresh off the success of their latest album, Ashford Castle, The Nobility shares an album favorite “Wonderful Night” with a special never before released track, “Retrograde Amnesia.”

Sylvan Esso Release Video for The Glow

Sylvan Esso are headed to Bogart’s on September 21st! They just released a video for their new song, “The Glow” from their second album, What Now.

Breaking News from Herzog Music

The operators of the historic Herzog studio space downtown - the last standing structure where Hank Williams Sr. recorded, where Cincinnati's first R&B tracks were recorded by Henry Glover with Bullmoose Jackson and released on King Records, where legends like Flatt & Scruggs, The Delmore Brothers, Patti Page and Rosemary Clooney made musical history - is on the verge of sharing big news.

Review: JD & The Straight Shot

Fans were very excited to see one of their favorite Eagles members, Don Henley, on Thursday night at PNC Pavilion.  The opener, JD & The Straight Shot, definitely set the tone for the show with their gothic folk sound mixed with a little Americana.

Royal Holland Releases Unique Vinyl Records & Launches Music Subscription Service

Royal Holland recently visited Leesta Vall Sound Recordings in Brooklyn, NY to record an in office live-to-vinyl session with engineer and owner of Leesta Vall Aaron Zimmer. The session took the course of a Saturday afternoon finding Holland and 3 members of backing band The Rotation (Freedom Nicole Moore, Matt Retherford and Charlie Smith) crammed into a tiny Brooklyn office space. The results of the session were 12 unique takes of 4 different Royal Holland songs (Demimonde, The Grave, Statues and Shore) cut in real time to vinyl record on a lathe that was made in the 1950’s.

Music Resource Center Announces Cincinnati’s Sampler Series

Music Resource Center is excited to announce its second quarterly live music series, The Sampler, will be held on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Aspiring MRC recording artists, vocalists, and musicians will engage the stage. The Sampler grants exclusive access to hear and enjoy the latest music from the center’s diverse community of teens in grades 7-12, who may one day be the music industry’s next innovators. The performance will be held at The Venue, MRC’s sleek black-box/lounge-styled space, and is open to all ages, free of charge.