Our Weekend Picks :: May 23, 2014

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 app here).

Friday, May 23:
Is What?! @ MOTR Pub
Sea of Treachery @ Coda
Vacation w/Nuclear Santa Clause & Sleeves @ The Comet 

Saturday, May 24:
The Fabulous Byurd Brains @ The Crows Nest [Check out our interview with Bill Catfish HERE]
Elk Creek @ The Southgate House Revival [Check out our preview HERE
Trey Anastasio Band @ The Taft Theatre
Taste Of Cincinnati 
Los Honchos @ The Southgate House Revival 

Sunday, May 25:
The Tillers @ Northside Tavern
Straw Boss @ The Southgate House Revival
Taste of Cincinnati 

Monday, May 26:
Taste of Cincinnati 

While you are here, Check out these contests:
Enter to win a pair of 3-day passes to MPMF!
5/27: Conor Oberst w/Dawes @ The Taft Theatre
Enter to win a pair of 3-day passes to Buckle Up Music Festival
Enter to win a pair of 3-day passes to Bunbury Music Festival 


Billy Catfish is Back in The Fabulous Byurd Brains 

It's been awhile since we saw Billy Catfish. He has decided to come out of retirement and recruited members of Frontier Folk Nebraska, Shoot Out The Lights, West Ghost and Weven Stalls of Vampire Weekend at Bernie's. The new band is at Crow's Nest on Saturday. We chatted with Mr. Catfish himself...

Elk Creek Play Both Sides of the River 

Elk Creek is an emerging band with two upcoming shows in Cincinnati within one week!  Come get to know this indie blues rock band. Their songs feature the overdriven harmonica solos of Jeremy Brown, guitar from classically trained Brad Smith, and the vocals of Aaron Price. Drummer Travis Estell...