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Friday brought with it a series of engaging and noteworthy performances at this year’s Nelsonville Music Festival. Check out these photos by WOUB’s Jasmine Beaubien taken during some of the most captivating sets on all of the festival’s stages.
The second night of Nelsonville Music Festival was nothing short of lively. From inflatable balloons of the 17-year-old circada circling around the festival to the ever-growing vendor lines, the attendance was definitely up. While families were still present, an overwhelming majority were of the young adult demographic. Young festivalgoers bopped back and forth from Fruit… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio liquor violation investigators are reminding summer concert goers not to violate state alcohol laws. The Ohio State Highway Patrol’s Ohio Investigative Unit says adults should drink responsibly and not provide alcohol to anyone under 21 or anyone who is drunk. Investigators also warn against underage drinking, and showing a fake… Read More
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Top state officials in Ohio are urging school superintendents to make resources for combatting drug abuse, addiction and overdose known in their communities. Letters signed by Gov. John Kasich, Lt. Gov. Mary Taylor, Attorney General Mike DeWine and Ohio House and Senate leaders of both parties arrived on district leaders’ desks… Read More
Day two of the Nelsonville Music Festival starred the likes of Columbus’ neo-funk outfit Mojoflo, Philadelphia-based R&B musician Son Little, French-Cuban musical duo Ibeyi, the newly resurrected Fruit Bats (read WOUB’s interview with the band’s creator Eric D. Johnson here), John Moreland, Hanba, a heart-swelling marriage proposal on the Porch Stage and an awful lot of cicadas; both… Read More
Electronic jazz quartet BADBADNOTGOOD, hailing from Canada, took the stage Friday night at the 2016 Nelsonville Music Festival. The quartet has worked extensively with acts such as Ghostface Killa, Earl Sweatshirt and Frank Dukes. The group’s forthcoming album, “IV,” (due out July 8), as well as their latest release, “Sour Soul” (with Ghostface Killa) are… Read More