Tom Jenkins's Profile

Tom Jenkins

Tom Jenkins is originally from Upstate New York and a graduate of Marshall University. His favorite band is Cincinnati's own The National; he loves Twin Peaks and a "damn fine cup of coffee." If you see him at a show, his drink of choice is Bulleit on the rocks.

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REVIEW: Khruangbin at The Andrew J Brady Music Center

How do you describe a band entirely based on a vibe? What is the Khruangbin vibe? Simply put, it's whatever vibe you need them to be.

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REVIEW: Waxahatche at Woodward Theater

Wednesday evening, Crutchfield gave fans at the Woodward Theater a night they won’t forget.

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Joe's Truck Stop - A Conversation With Joe from Joe's Truck Stop

The story of Joe’s Truck Stop and its founder Joe Macheret is an inherently American story. A first-generation American who found a profound love of American music at an early age.

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INTERVIEW: alt-J

Now embarking on their biggest tour in several years, alt-J will be stopping through Cincinnati at the PromoWest Pavilion at Ovation in Newport, Kentucky.

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REVIEW: Billy Strings at The Andrew J Brady Music Center

This past weekend Strings and his band stopped through Cincinnati for a two-night sold-out run at the Andrew J Brady Music Center. CincyMusic got to check out the Friday night show, which left fans buzzing and eager for a second dose on Saturday.

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REVIEW: A Weekend with The War On Drugs

When The War On Drugs announced shows in Columbus and Cincinnati on the same weekend, I naturally wanted to see what a weekend setlist sounded and looked like for the new and revamped band.

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Tom's Top 20 Albums of 2021

Check out Tom's top 20 albums of 2021!

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REVIEW: Andy Frasco & The U.N. at Madison Theater

The wild man of jam bands returned to Madison Theater Saturday night for a once again 110 percent effort in becoming the world’s greatest bar band.

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REVIEW: Mannequin Pussy at Woodward Theatre

There really isn’t a full return to live music without a return to live punk shows and the intimate, rage-filled crowd setting that comes with it.
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REVIEW: Future Islands / Modest Mouse at The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center

With already several big-name acts playing The Andrew J Brady ICON Music Center, fans have been given a whole new option for acts they otherwise may have had to travel to go see. And for bands like Modest Mouse and Future Islands, they were able to play in a venue that seemed to fit them perfectly.

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REVIEW: The Killers at PromoWest Pavilion at OVATION

Monday night, The Killers brought their “Imploding the Mirage” tour to PromoWest’s Pavilion at OVATION in Newport, Kentucky.

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REVIEW: Drive-by Truckers at Riverfront Live

The Cincinnati venue was the first of a long stretch of tour dates throughout the U.S., and as the band took the stage, you could see a sort of rejuvenation in Paterson Hood and Mike Cooley.