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Cincinnati May Festival Seeking Area Musicians

The Cincinnati May Festival is seeking talented area musicians who perform a diverse array of genres to take part in “Sing Hallelujah!,” a special one-night-only performance on Sunday, May 20 at the beautifully renovated Music Hall. Auditions for musical performers of all types and genres can submit video auditions through Friday, April 20, 2018, via YouTube.

Record Store Day in Cincinnati: Featuring Your Favorite Record Store

Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly 1400 independently owned record stores in the US and thousands of similar stores internationally. The first Record Store Day took place on April 19, 2008. This year, Record Store Day is on Saturday, April 21st.

Gaslight Property Management Acquires Historic Ludlow Garage Music Venue

David and Claudia Taylor, owners of the Clifton-based apartment rental company Gaslight Property Management, today announced their acquisition of the historic, 292-seat Ludlow Garage music venue and restaurant on Ludlow Avenue. The deal became effective last weekend.

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Sir Sly is a Must See at Bunbury Music Festival

West Coast rock trio Sir Sly have released an in-studio session of their latest single "&Run," from their sophomore release Don't You Worry, Honey, out now via Interscope Records. You can see Sir Sly at Bunbury Music Festival on Sunday, June 3rd!

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Women Behind the Music in Cincinnati: Rebecca Potzner

Rebecca Potzner is one busy woman. As an expert in PR, band manager, founder of a company, writer and more she is the go-to person in the Cincinnati Music Scene! I had the pleasure to meet Rebecca at Bunbury Music Festival in 2013. Shortly after she contacted me to be a contributing writer!

Mos Emvy Releases New Single

Mos Emvy recently dropped the new single, “Away.” Mos Emvy is a producer and rapper from right here in Cincinnati. He constantly experiments with his music and pushes the boundaries while having a solid direction of who “Mos Emvy” is.

Opening Day in Cincinnati

Cincinnati is a baseball town through and through. Win or lose, our Cincinnati Reds can do no wrong. Did you know that when you go to see a Reds game that a lot of the music you hear is local?

Monty C. Benjamin Drops Drought

Cincinnati creative force Monty C. Benjamin is back with a new track entitled "Drought". This smooth & textured turned thunderous banger is riddled with clever wordplay, catchy melodies and Monty's signature dynamic voice.

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Braxton Brewing Announces New Headlining Act for 3rd Anniversary Party

Due to the Spring snowstorm, Braxton Brewing Company was forced to postpone their 3rd Anniversary Party to Saturday, March 31st. With this schedule change, the original headlining band was no longer available. Now, the Covington brewery is thrilled to announce that Red Wanting Blue will perform at the celebration beginning at 9pm.

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Modern Aquatic Release New Single “Petrichor”

Check out the brand-new single from local favorites, Modern Aquatic! Just in time to get acquainted with the tune before their show Thursday at The Southgate House Revival.

Pigeon Forge Path to Fame Talent Competition Comes to Cincinnati

Tune your guitar, warm up your vocal cords and break out your best magic tricks, Pigeon Forge is searching for top talent to participate in its inaugural Path to Fame Talent Competition. Auditions in three cities will determine 12 semi-finalists who advance to the final competition in Pigeon Forge on Saturday, June 16, 2018.

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Punch Drunk Tagalongs Bring Nostalgic 90’s Grunge to The Comet

Punch Drunk Tagalongs roots are in Akron, but they recently moved north and found a home in Cleveland. Over the past year, the Punch Drunk Tagalongs have played 50 shows, started to tour regionally, and have been hard at work in the studio. Catch them at The Comet this Saturday!