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Jon Calderas

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.

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Interview: Rachel Brooke

CincyMusic caught up with Rachel to find out more about how a teenage punk rocker rediscovered her roots to create some of the most bracing, engaging country music out there today.

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Cincinnati Women in Music: Kate Wakefield

Kate Wakefield has been a vital part of the Cincinnati music scene for years, both as a solo artist and as part of the duo Lung. She’s a powerful performer, whether she’s onstage with Lung, sawing explosively at her trademark white electric cello or creating quieter, beautifully compelling solo work.

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Cincinnati Women in Music: Maria Carrelli

March is Women’s History Month and CincyMusic is honoring local women in music. We chatted with singer/songwriter Maria Carrelli over Zoom to catch up on life during quarantine and what 2021 has in store.

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Review: Darity - Everything

While we’re still in isolation, what better promise could you ask for from an artist than, “I will walk with you through all of it"?

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Interview: Snarls

I first saw Columbus band Snarls at the North by Northside music fest in Cincinnati last year. It’s rare that an unknown (to me) band on a long festival list will grab my attention, but I was knocked out by their catchy blend of swirling guitars, reflective lyrics, and infectious energy.

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Knotts Release Shade Tree

KNOTTS release "Shade Tree" today!