Summer Jam West is a grassroots, free art and music festival held annually in Westgate Park. Our year round commitment is to place permanent, public art on the Hilltop. You’ll find some of the best local bands, local food trucks, local art for sale, a free Children’s Art Zone, professional chalk artists, hand crafted items […]
In early February, Damn The Witch Siren released Red Magic, the follow up EP to their 2015 album Back To Dreaming. On Red Magic, DTWS explores self love, positive views on sexuality and feminist themes in a much more grandiose way than ever before. In this interview with band members Bobbi Kitten and Z Wolf, the self-described “witch […]
Every now and then, my network of spies informs me of bands that I just have to check out — bands sitting on the cusp of greatness but still flying slightly under the radar, yet somehow tasked with carrying the great weight as the new saviors of rock and roll. The hyperbole is always strong, […]
Sacred Shimmy Bellydance is excited to invite you to the worldwide release of our new album, The Seeker! This collection of songs used by our dance troupe is an expression of the past seven years of study and play. Composer Zach Beery crafted these songs during many hours of playing for classes, troupe rehearsals, and […]
A centenary celebration of two jazz greats featuring two-time Grammy-nominated vocalist Roberta Gambarini and jazz drummer extraordinaire Jeff Hamilton.
A triple-hitter of cd102.5 spun alt-rock bands hit the Express Live! stage on Saturday night as Awolnation, Nothing But Thieves and Irontom swung through Columbus. Exuberant indie-rock act with bits of Awolnation, Irontom opened the night with an enjoyable set, while England’s Nothing but Thieves delivered a fairly no-thrills collection of radio-ready rock numbers. Silhouetted, […]
Innovative music and video spectacle will merge in an extraordinary concert Friday, Feb. 16, at 8 p.m. in Kenyon College’s Rosse Hall, 105 College Drive. The chamber group Fifth House Ensemble will perform the Grammy-nominated soundtrack for the video game “Journey,” while an actual game unfolds on a large screen overhead and the musicians respond […]