Jon Calderas lives in Cincinnati and is passionate about music, photography and writing. He’s thrilled to be able to shoot and write for CincyMusic and help promote our vibrant music scene. When he’s not talking about himself in the third person, you can find him out at gigs. Come up and say hi, he’d love to meet you.
Interview: Royal Crescent Mob
The Royal Crescent Mob (aka R.C. Mob aka The Mob) formed in Columbus, Ohio in 1985. Over the next nine years Carlton Smith (drums), Harold “Happy” Chichester (bass), David Ellison (vocals, harmonica), and Brian “B” Emch (guitar) created an exhilarating blend of punk, funk, rock, and hip hop and ignited stages with their incendiary live shows.
VETSAID Featuring James Gang at Nationwide Arena
VETSAID Featuring James Gang (Joe Walsh, Jimmy Fox and Dale Peters) with special guest Dave Grohl, Nine Inch Nails, The Black Keys and The Breeders at Nationwide Arena
The Lone Bellow - Love Songs for Losers Tour
The Lone Bellow / BAILEN at Memorial Hall
Judas Priest / Queensryche at The Andrew J Brady Music Center
96Rock Presents Til Death Do Us Party ft. GWAR
GWAR / Crobot at Bogart's
Madeleine Peyroux / Paula Cole
Madeleine Peyroux / Paula Cole at Memorial Hall
Southern Culture on the Skids
Southern Culture on the Skids / The Nailers at The Southgate House Revival
Calexico with Guest Ada Lea
Calexico with Ada Lea at Memorial Hall
deadmau5 / Nero / Kasablanca at The Andrew J Brady Music Center
Lucinda Williams and Her Band
Lucinda Williams and Her Band at Madison Theater
The Afghan Whigs
The Afghan Whigs / Pink Mountaintops at Bogart's
ALBUM REVIEW: Afghan Whigs – How Do You Burn?
Greg Dulli hasn’t really stopped making music since 1986, but it’s always a special occasion when he gets The Afghan Whigs back together. The Whigs come roaring back after five years of silence to deliver an incendiary new album