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Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. Chicago Fire

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. Chicago Fire

Columbus Crew SC’s slim play off hopes took a major knock on Saturday night as a last minute equalizer saw points dropped to Eastern rivals Chicago Fire, as the game ended 1-1 at MAPFRE Stadium. Pedro Santos gave the home side the lead midway through the first half with a driven shot that beat Chicago […]

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Photos: BrewDog’s Annual General Mayhem Festival

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: BrewDog’s Annual General Mayhem Festival

Editor’s Note: For the first time in its four-year history, BrewDog opened its Annual General Mayhem (AGM) Festival to the public. The Canal Winchester Brewery played home to two stages for live music featuring both local and national acts. Get a recap of Saturday’s action below and learn more about the festival here. All photos […]

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Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. Toronto FC

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. Toronto FC

A last-minute equalizer from Jozy Altidore spoiled the party at MAPFRE Stadium as Columbus Crew SC and Toronto FC shared the points with a 2-2 final score. Toronto took the lead shortly before half time when Jonathan Osorio converted one of few chances for either team. Pedro Santos continued his recent hot streak with a […]

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Photos: Queen with Adam Lambert

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Queen with Adam Lambert

British rock band Queen are once again finding themselves in the popular spotlight, thanks to last years “Bohemian Rhapsody” movie, and the band, along with Adam Lambert, stopped by Columbus on Tuesday night to bring a celebration of classic rock to Nationwide Arena. Original members, Brian May and Roger Taylor — both now in their […]

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Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. FC Cincinnati

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Columbus Crew SC vs. FC Cincinnati

The first ever MLS #HellIsReal Columbus Crew SC vs. FC Cincinnati derby took place on Saturday night as fans packed MAPFRE stadium to witness a slightly bonkers game that ended up with both teams taking home a point as the game ended 2-2. Cincinnati took full advantage of a slightly shaky Crew SC with two […]

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Photos: Killswitch Engage & Clutch at Express Live!

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Killswitch Engage & Clutch at Express Live!

Express Live! played host to an evening of heavy guitars and angry men as Metalcore veterans Killswitch Engage and hard rock stalwarts Clutch stormed into Columbus for a stop on their co-headline tour. Long running hardcore punk band Cro-Mags “JM” opened the show. Matt Ellis is a freelance photographer who covers bands that visit the […]

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Photos: Thunderpussy at the Basement

Matt Ellis Matt Ellis Photos: Thunderpussy at the Basement

Seattle’s 70s-inspired retro-rockers, Thunderpussy brought their “Beyoncé meets Led Zeppelin” live show to the tight and cozy confines of the Basement on Wednesday evening. The band, consisting of Whitney Petty, Molly Sides and Leah Julius, are currently out on tour promoting their guitar-fueled, self-titled debut album. Hollis Brown and Columbus’ own Boy Shorts were also […]

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