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Photos: The Capital Pride Band 10th Anniversary Concert

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: The Capital Pride Band 10th Anniversary Concert

The Capital Pride Band of Columbus celebrated 10 years of music this past weekend with two shows at the Lincoln Theatre. The band performed a selection of favorites taken from its history of concerts during the past decade including: Nessun Dorma from the Puccini opera Turandot, Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite, National Emblem March of John Phillip […]

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Concert Review: New Found Glory

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Concert Review: New Found Glory

Florida pop-punk band New Found Glory returned to Columbus on Thursday night as they five-piece brought their “Sleep when I die” tour to town. Having closed out last year’s FMMF, the band this time returned to the more punk friendly confines of the Newport Music Hall. Backed by a minimal black stage, Jordan Pundik (hobbling […]

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FMMF Announces 2015 Music Lineup

Walker Evans Walker Evans FMMF Announces 2015 Music Lineup

The Fashion Meets Music Festival will return for its second year on September 5th and 6th, and the festival officially announced it music lineup today, which includes headliners AWOLNATION, Young The Giant, Taking Back Sunday, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness and more. “We are thrilled to bring FMMF back to Columbus for the second year in […]

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GCAC Presents: The Making of a Band: Capital Pride Band Celebrating 10 Years

Kevin Vaselakes Kevin Vaselakes GCAC Presents: The Making of a Band: Capital Pride Band Celebrating 10 Years

In 1999, a lone trumpet player showed up on a dare at the Bat-N-Rouge charity softball event during Columbus Pride weekend. He assisted the cheerleaders in exciting the crowd with familiar tunes like “Charge” and “Eat ‘em Up Raw Raw Raw.” The following year the trumpeter and a percussionist friend organized a 13-member pep band […]

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Ohio State Fair Announces Musical Acts for 2015 Concert Series

Walker Evans Walker Evans Ohio State Fair Announces Musical Acts for 2015 Concert Series

The Ohio State Fair announced its full concert lineup for the 2015 season, which will take place at the fairgrounds and expo center from July 29th through August 9th. Headliners include Reba McEntire, Meghan Trainor, Patti Labelle and Jake Owen with Josh Dorr. Additional acts include Alabama, Peter Frampton, Cheap Trick, Blackstreet, Dru Hill, Chris […]

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Concert Review: Genevieve (formerly of Company of Thieves)

Cassandra Zahran Cassandra Zahran Concert Review: Genevieve (formerly of Company of Thieves)

It’s been a great deal of time since I’ve openly cried at a concert — better yet, a great deal of time since I’ve cried. The tears I experienced during Genevieve’s set on Wednesday were not tears of discouragement, rather tears of delight and pureness. CD102.5FM Radio and Promowest presented the ultimate tear-jerker last night, […]

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Concert Review: Bush

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Concert Review: Bush

I have to admit that I was a little apprehensive about seeing Bush play live for the first time 18 years. After the recent surge in 90′s nostalgia tours I was half expecting a lazy performance from a band happy to sit on it’s pile of no-longer-aired-radio-hits. Thankfully, what I, and Columbus, got was a […]

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