Our Weekend Picks :: August 8, 2014

Photo from Injecting Strangers' sort-of-creepy music video teaser.

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 8:
MidPoint Indie Summer Series w/ Man Man, Injecting Strangers, Ohio Knife, & Skeleton Hands @ Fountain Square (See the MPMF schedule HERE)
The Yugos w/ Pioneer, Daniel In Stereo, & Dark Colour @ The Southgate House Revival 
Heavy Hinges w/ Kink Ador @ The Drinkery 
Electric Citizen w/ The Main Street Gospel @ Northside Tavern 

Saturday, August 9:
Old Monk w/ Little Lights @ MOTR (Check out our preview HERE)
Bobby Mackey & The Big Mac Band @ Smale Riverfront Park (Check out our preview HERE)
The Harlequins w/ Lemon Sky & Mardou @ Northside Tavern 
Magnolia Sons @ The Drinkery 

Contests Ending Soon:
8/20: Gin Blossoms @ The Taft Theatre
8/21: The Polyphonic Spree @ The Taft Theatre
8/26: Chiodos & BlessTheFall @ Bogart's

Injecting Strangers "Detroit" Teaser from Josh Jacob on Vimeo.


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