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Preview: Old 3C Records Presents Old 3C Fest at Ace of Cups

Briana Henry Briana Henry Preview: Old 3C Records Presents Old 3C Fest at Ace of Cups

Today, local record company, Old 3C Records will hold a concert of Old 3C artists to benefit the Clintonville Community Resources Center for a new place to do business. The show, presented by Old 3C Records will start in time for Saturday happy hour at 5:00 PM at Ace of Cups. Old 3C Records describes themselves […]

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Album Review: Letter of Transit by Strangers in Daylight

Briana Henry Briana Henry Album Review: Letter of Transit by Strangers in Daylight

Did I just find my Sunday afternoon summer soundtrack? I did.  Letters of Transit, the latest EP from Columbus band Strangers in Daylight, has a 60’s-like Brit pop sound that’s the perfect music to listen to pool-side while drinking a champagne-heavy mimosa. My favorite songs happen to be the first two on the EP. “Forsythe” […]

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Preview: St. Patrick’s Day at Kobo

Briana Henry Briana Henry Preview: St. Patrick’s Day at Kobo

The bill is full, the beer and whiskey will be a-flowin, and weird times are sure to be had this Saturday at Kobo. The show, hosted by The Lost Revival (also performing), features Columbus bands that have been around the block a few times. Blues on Red, The Up All Nights, Japanese B-Sides, and The […]

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Best Local Band of 2011: Lydia Loveless

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Local Band of 2011: Lydia Loveless

If there’s one Columbus musician that had a stellar breakout year in terms of mainstream success, it’s Josh Krajcik. But our readers casted their votes instead for another local singer who made some significant waves of her own without all the tv attendion: Lydia Loveless. Loveless and band spent the latter half of 2011 touring […]


Best Festival/Event of 2010 – Comfest

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For the third year in a row, voters have picked Comfest as the best festival or event in Columbus. Earlier this year, there were some rumors that the festival might be canceled due to a a push for increased police presence at the event (and also an April Fools Joke about Comfest being relocated to […]


Best Local Band of 2010 – Old Hundred

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Old Hundred only released their first album in November, but it left quite an impression on local music aficionados as it easily shot them to the top of our survey for Best Local Band of 2010. “One listen through the album demonstrates that the band refuses to adhere to a narrow margin of what Old […]

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Sober Musician Releases Drug Single

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Photo by Dan Repicz Nightclubs are often fraught with sweat, strobes, and the occasional illicit substance. “A lot of people can’t go out without having a social lubricant,” said electro-pop musician Zachery Allan Starkey, “but I don’t have a problem relating to people when I’m completely sober.” On Wednesday night he’ll release his new digital […]


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