Our Weekend Picks :: May 9, 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 9:
Alexis  w/Skeleton Hands & Black Signal @ Northside Tavern
Buffalo Wabs & The Price Hill Hustle @ Arnold's
Automagik w/Pluto RevoltsThe Dugongs, & Mango Monkeys @ Coda 

Saturday, May 10:
Margot and the Nuclear So & So's & Empires @ The Southgate House Revival
Mike Adams at his Honest Weight & Tooth Lures a Fang @ The Comet
psychodots @ Smale Riverfront Park
Here Come Here (CD Release) @ Madison Theater 

Sunday, May 11:
Twin Peaks @ MOTR Pub 


Empires is the Band You Have Been Waiting For 

Empires is The National with a twist of Morrissey and a dash of Depeche Mode. They are currently on the road gearing up for the release of their new EP How Good Does It Feel. Under Chop Shop/Island Records, How Good Does It Feel will be released June 17th, just days after they perform at Bonnaroo....

Margot & The Nuclear So And So’s at The Southgate House Revival 

Though we wouldn’t necessarily assume it to be otherwise, Margot & The Nuclear So and So’s have fought, and fought hard, to do things their way – after all, this was a “signed” band and we all know they get their way all the time, right? That’s what it’s all about. It’s at least...

Mike Adams At His Honest Weight & Tooth Lures a Fang at the Comet 

I’ve always appreciated the rare band that can end, only to find their now disparate pieces spiraling off in to the most inspiring directions possible. Regardless of why a band decides to call it quits, the emergence of music projects out of their ashes is always interesting, if nothing...

Alexis is Bringing the Party to Northside Tavern 

Alexis is a two piece electro pop duo from Grand Rapids, MI. They will have a new LP out via Synth Records in September called Love or Temptation, and they've shared the stage with The B-52's, Electric 6, The Fixx, Man Man, Animatronic, Flosstradamus and Stepdad. They have also had performances at...