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Concert Preview: Fastball

Grant Walters Grant Walters Concert Preview: Fastball

With their latest album "Step Into Light" arriving earlier this month, the Texas-based alt-rock outfit joins Everclear for a double-bill show at Express LIVE! on Sunday night

“But where were they going without ever knowing the way?” Certainly Fastball didn’t intend the familiar refrain from their 1998 breakout single “The Way” to serve as an existential question for those of us who were on the cusp of our quarter-life crises at the time. But it just goes to show that a good […]

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Photos from The 13th Annual Heritage Concert Series in Mayme Moore Park

Walker Evans Walker Evans Photos from The 13th Annual Heritage Concert Series in Mayme Moore Park

The 13th Annual Heritage Concert Series kicked off on July 7th with weekly installations of live jazz, food trucks and great entertainment. Every Thursday through July and August, Mayme Moore Park (located adjacent to the King Arts Complex) comes alive when thousands converge with lawn chairs and blankets to take part in this free outdoor […]

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Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2011 – Vol. 8

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2011 – Vol. 8

What will you be doing this hot and steamy weekend? Tonight is the Grand Opening of the Scioto Mile. The opening fountain show starts at 6pm and the evening show is at 9:45pm. Milestone 229 will also be open. After checking out the new park, stroll on over to Columbus Commons for Downtown Live. The […]

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Independents’ Day 2011 Line-Up Announced

Walker Evans Walker Evans Independents’ Day 2011 Line-Up Announced

The fourth edition of Independents Day takes place on Saturday, September 17th, and the musical lineup was just released today. This event is a mashup of local music, local art, local businesses and other creative types and it takes place on Gay Street between High and Third Streets. The list of this year’s musical performers […]

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Back to the Garden Comes to Columbus Commons

Walker Evans Walker Evans Back to the Garden Comes to Columbus Commons

It’s been a very good week for announcements about Columbus Commons. First, the Columbus Symphony announced that they’d be relocating Picnic with the Pops in 2012, and today Shadowbox Live announced that they’ll be relocating their Woodstock-based musical: Back to the Garden.

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Picnic with the Pops Moves Downtown in 2012

Walker Evans Walker Evans Picnic with the Pops Moves Downtown in 2012

The new Columbus Commons park will open this Memorial Day Weekend, and the Columbus Symphony will be close behind. Beginning in 2012, their popular Picnic with the Pops outdoor summer concert series will be migrating from Chemical Abstracts to the new Downtown park. “This is a huge and exciting undertaking for the Symphony,” stated Martin […]

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Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 11

Anne Evans Anne Evans Columbus Mega Summer Weekend 2010 – Vol. 11

Happy Weekend! Wicked is here! Try your chance at lottery tickets for $25. The Ohio State Fair kicked off last night. Get your greasy fries and sugary funnel cakes on until August 8. Tonight is Red Wanting Blue at Downtown Live. The McConnell Arts Center is having a fundraiser tonight. Thursday and Friday, Blacklick Wine […]

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