Our Weekend Picks :: August 29, 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, August 29:
Mad Anthony CD Release @ The Southgate House Revival
Living Room & Vetter Kids @ Rake's End
Islands, The Pass & The Yugos @ Fountain Square
Slightly Stoopid @ Madison Theater 

Saturday, August 30:
Pluto Revolts w/NorthboundDrugstore AudioWe Are Snapdragon @ The Southgate House Revival
The Sundresses w/Black Planet @ MOTR Pub 

Sunday, August 31:
Black Taxi @ MOTR Pub 

Contests Ending Soon:
9/5: Legendary Shack Shakers @ The Southgate House Revival 
9/6: Ohio River Throwdown @ Riverbend Music Center 


Get Submerged in Mad Anthony’s Sank For Days 

Reality Check with KT: Get Submerged in Mad Anthony’s Sank For Days Local heroes, Mad Anthony, end one chapter and celebrate the beginning of another, this Friday, with the release of their new (brilliant) album, Sank For Days, at Southgate House Revival.  I had the good fortune to catch up...

Living Room & Vetter Kids at Rake's End 

Punk rock or not, last minute shows sometimes offer a unique opportunity to see a band or bands that are working hard to play their music and make new friends and fans. We also see it as a testament to an independent, DIY underground that’s hard at work in town - something we’re happy to see...

Don't Miss Islands at Fountain Square Friday 

Islands are touring in support of 2013's critically-acclaimed Ski Mask. The band's fifth album, it features their signature artful indie-pop, but with candid lyrics and an emotional punch. Frontman Nick Thorburn holds nothing back-- addressing anger, personal frustration, and the struggle to find...