The Hartford Boogie Taking Place 9/18 – 9/19 In Dunmor, KY

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Why Should you, a musician and music fan, come on out to the Hartford Boogie?Musicians, the Hartford Boogie is a shout out and a call to you. We aren’t begging you buy a ticket, we are asking for you to come and experience this event which is why our pricing is so affordable. Become a part of us. Experience our Family this fall at the Hartford Boogie.

Part of our goal in preserving the music, life and legacy of the late John Hartford is giving musicians an opportunity. Jason Jenkins, owner of Dogwood Camping Resort, Muhlenburg Co, KY, attended our festival, held each spring at the Bill Monroe Music Park, Bean Blossom, IN, and told us he’d like for us to do something there, so here we go. The Hartford Boogie is having it’s fall party/talent search third weekend of September. Read more

Cincinnati Opera Announces Six-Year Touring Series, “The Essentials”

This fall, Cincinnati Opera’s Opera Outbound embarks on a new long-term initiative, “The Essentials,” that will introduce six important opera masterpieces to students in grades 7-12 and the community over the course of six years. Each year, Cincinnati Opera will produce a fun and educational 45-minute touring program on one of the great works of opera, in which audiences will learn about the composer, the characters, and the story, and hear brilliant music performed by professional singers. Read more

The Honeycutters Perform at Southgate House Revival on Tue 11/3

The Honeycutters

The Honeycutters

The Honeycutters Perform at Southgate House Revival on Tue 11/3 – New Album
The Willow Tree Carolers

$10 adv/ $12 dos; 18+; 7:30pm doors/ 8pm show
859-431-2201
111 East 6th Street Newport, KY 41071
www.southgatehouse.com

ASHEVILLE, NC — The Honeycutters, an Asheville, NC-based original country roots band, released their third studio album, Me Oh My, on April 21, 2015 with Organic Records®. Fueled by the powerful songwriting and vocals of founder Amanda Platt, Me Oh My moves her into the spotlight as producer, band leader, and principal creative force behind the band. With songs that are honest and relatable, part chagrin and part hope, Platt’s voice carries a timeless appeal. Read more

Photos – Kenny Wayne Shepherd, 8/31/15, Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, OH

Kenny Wayne Shepherd

Kenny Wayne Shepherd

Photos by Scott Preston

http://www.kennywayneshepherd.net/

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Ben Folds Announces New Fall Tour Dates With yMusic – Taft Theatre On 11/12

Ben Folds

Ben Folds

Ben Folds
11/12/15
Taft Theatre, 317 E 5th St, Cincinnati, OH
7pm doors, 8pm show, Buy Tickets

Ben Folds has announced new Fall Tour dates with yMusic slated for November 2015 to follow the official release of his new critically acclaimed album So There, currently available for pre-order on www.BenFolds.com. Read more

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 2015-16 season with a full concert weekend Sept. 25-27

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra

The Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 2015-16 season with a full concert weekend Sept. 25-27 fueled by Berlioz’s psychedelic masterpiece Symphonie fantastique, one movement of which was recently heard as part of the CSO’s wildly popular LUMENOCITY® summer concert. Conducted by Music Director Louis Langrée, the performances on Friday (11 a.m.) and Saturday (8 p.m.) Sept. 25-26 feature this dramatic masterpiece, which Berlioz wrote to impress a love interest, as well as revered pianist Yefim Bronfman (a favorite of CSO audiences) performing Bartók’s Second Piano Concerto. Read more

Anthrax Coming To The Madison Theater on 9/13

Anthrax

Anthrax

Photo by Ignacio Galvez

In the final stages of recording the follow-up to 2011’s Worship Music, Anthrax – Joey Belladonna/vocals, Frank Bello/bass, Charlie Benante/drums, guitarist Jon Donais, and Scott Ian/rhythm guitar – will hit the road beginning August 28 for a 42-city global trek that will see the band playing three major festivals as well as sharing stages with the likes of Motorhead and their fellow Big Four comrades, Slayer. Read more

Photos – Van Halen, 8/31/15, Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, OH

Van Halen

Van Halen

Photos by Scott Preston

http://www.van-halen.com

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Royal Holland Ambles on an Electronic Appalachian Trip This Fall in Support of New EP Trilogy Telling a Tragic Tale

Royal Holland

Royal Holland

Photo Credit Nikki Murray

A new voice from the Midwest comes from songwriter Matt Mooney.   He’s introducing or perhaps just reworking a modern interpretation of a Ziggy Stardust-esque persona with his alter-ego/stage name Royal Holland.  He’s just self-released 2 of 3 eps that tell a tragic story of young love lost through death and the sky kingdoms’ tyranny.  In the songs, he tries keep her memory alive and also deals with his surmounting grief. Read more

The Lone Bellow Premiere Music Video For “Fake Roses” – 20th Century Theater on 10/28

The Lone Bellow

The Lone Bellow

The Lone Bellow
10/28/15
20th Century Theater, 3021 Madison Rd, Cincinnati, OH
8pm show, $20 adv, $22 dos, Buy Tickets

Brooklyn band The Lone Bellow released their stunning new music video via Entertainment Weekly today. Virginia Madsen stars in the piece for the band’s song “Fake Roses” about lead singer Zach Williams mother-in-law Edna. Williams tells EW, ” Edna was the first single mother that I ever met. I remember walking up and the lawn was super un-kept and I’m this 15-year-old boy who bush hogged fields, so it was weird to me. Then I walked into their house and a lot of the lights were off and that was even weird, I just thought, ‘Man, this is crazy.’ And then I med Edna, and she is just this sweet sweet soul. She was a nurse and started working days and nights when she and her husband split.” The video was shot in Williams’ hometown of Lafayette, Georgia in his mother-in-law’s home and other various childhood haunts. Madesen gives a powerful portrayal of the loneliness and pressure a single-mother has to endure. Read more

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