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Music Interview: Spencer Sutherland

Grant Walters Grant Walters Music Interview: Spencer Sutherland

The Pickerington native brings his debut EP, "NONE of this has been about you," to a hometown tour stop at Express LIVE! on Sunday night

The R&B smolder of Spencer Sutherland’s debut EP, NONE of this has been about you, doesn’t exactly evoke the humble proclivity of suburban Columbus. But the Ohio native-turned-Los Angeleno received his formative musical education growing up in Pickerington, with much of the credit being owed to his family that insisted on spinning albums at home […]

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Interview: Chase Atlantic

Grant Walters Grant Walters Interview: Chase Atlantic

The Australian alt-pop trio bring their dreamy new album, "Phases," to life on stage Thursday night at Newport Music Hall

I’ve long had an affection for Australian music and artists, and my phone conversation this week with Chase Atlantic rhythm guitarist and vocalist Christian Anthony reaffirmed how much I appreciate their characteristic candor and affability. But more than that, there is also an inherent, specific passion for their craft, and a genuine esteem in which […]

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The Interlude: The All R&B Party

  The Interlude: The All R&B Party

We love how R&B makes us feel and how 90’s R&B makes us sing, so we decided, why not feel that way all night!? Each month @Tribute614 presents to you #TheInterlude where we play the most memorable music and sign to the top of our lungs to it. Our house DJ, DJ DURL is the […]

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The Soulutions Band

  The Soulutions Band

The Soulutions Band is well versed in performing Classic R&B and Soul, Gospel, Classic Rock and Pop. The band includes Chris Gray, Rob Williams, Devin Stevens, and Edward Avery, all seasoned and well-traveled musicians that feature amazing vocals! Their ability to cover songs and make them sound arguably better than the original is uncanny, and […]

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Picnic with the Pops: Brian McKnight

Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Kylie Harwell-Sturgill Picnic with the Pops: Brian McKnight

Stuart Chafetz, conductor The Columbus Symphony welcomes Brian McKnight to our 2018 Nationwide Picnic with the Pops line-up! This artist needs no introduction, as he’s earned himself a spot in contemporary music history as an R&B singer-songwriter, arranger, and producer. He’s been nominated for 16 Grammy Awards, and is a multi-instrumentalist who plays eight instruments, […]

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R&B Singer Bilal Comes to Notes June 16

Richard Sanford Richard Sanford R&B Singer Bilal Comes to Notes June 16

Over the last year-plus, Notes has hosted #HereFridays, a showcase bringing R&B back to downtown in a more consistent way than anything I can think of since Brownstone on Main closed. This home base has featured some of Columbus’ prime talent including B-Jazz and MojoFlo, beloved expats like Talisha Holmes, and national acts like Eric […]

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