Whether they're doing all originals or playing their Beatles set while headlining the largest Beatles tribute festival in the country, Abbey Road on the River, The Newbees know how to put on a show. And now, they're bringing that show to Studio 89 complete with horn and string sections to celebrate the release of their brand new CD, Modern Vintage, which you've been hearing on WNKU.
FOTOFOCUS, a Cincinnati-based nonprofit organization championing photography, launched their first biennial month-long celebration of historical and contemporary photography and lens-based art last week at over 50 participating venues.
Halloween is a time for costumes, sweet treats, and trickery, but it is also known for hot music collaborations. Delloween continues this notion bringing together tradition and innovation in a musical caldron the likes of which have never been seen sharing a stage before.
The multi-talented Andrew Bird is playing the beautifully renovated Washington Park this Thursday night as part of the 2012 Midpoint Music Festival, and we still have a few pair of tickets to the show! Opening the show are Here We Go Magic, Pomegranates, and Bonesetters. It's a full evening of great live music beginning at 4pm in the new crown jewel of Cincinnati city parks.
The 11th annual Midpoint Music Festival happens September 27th - 29th in Over the Rhine and downtown Cincinnati. Once again, WNKU and Northern Kentucky University's Student Union and Activities Programming Board are proud to bring some of the talented artists performing at MPMF to NKU's campus throughout the next several days.
As Joe Bonamassa grows his reputation as one of the world’s greatest guitar players, he is also evolving into a charismatic blues-rock star and singer-songwriter of stylistic depth and emotional resonance. His ability to connect with live concert audiences is transformational, as evidenced in his recent live recordings, Live From New York and Live From Royal Albert Hall.
Eleni Mandell has been making records since 2000. Growing up in Los Angeles in the 1980s, Mandell attended mostly punk and underground rock shows but was inspired as a young songwriter by Tom Waits, X, Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, and Randy Newman.
Or just click here and check out all of awesome thank you gifts including We Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash. Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, Lucinda Williams, Buddy Miller, Shooter Jennings, Rhett Miller, Brandi Carlile, and Sheryl Crow, are just some of WNKU's favorite artists contributing to this special concert celebrating what would have been Johnny Cash's 80th birthday.