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Clarence Spady performed at “Rhythm on the River” in Pomeroy, Ohio, on Friday, July 20, marking the fourth performance of this year’s concert series. Headquartered at the Court Street Grill, the Pomeroy Blues and Jazz Society has hosted the series at the Riverside Amphitheatre for the past 13 years. Before Spady took the stage on… Read More
Listen to performances and interviews from the 2012 Athens Rock Camp for Girls concert, held July 14 at ARTS/West in Athens, Ohio.
Brooklyn, N.Y., blues/rockabilly/swing band Gas House Gorillas performed at Pomeroy's "Rhythm on the River" series on Friday, July 13.
View photos and listen to audio of the band's performance.
Ohio Valley Summer Theater (OVST) returns to the Baker Theater July 12 with the classic Broadway musical Ragtime. Ragtime marks the second show of OVST’s 2012 season, and will be performed through July 29. Written by famed playwright Terrence McNally and based on the novel by E. L. Doctorow, Ragtime paints a portrait of turn-of-the-century… Read More
Dan Dreifort is a familiar character in the Athens music scene. After 20 years of performing his original music in over 15 bands, Dreifort is no doubt a veteran to nearly every stage in uptown Athens. Dreifort’s first group, Walrus, was formed way back in 1992 when he first arrived in Athens. Since then he… Read More
Fans of retro-soul/old-school R&B are in for a treat when Columbus, Ohio's Nick Tolford & Company return to The Union for a free show on Saturday, June 30. No strangers to the Athens area, Tolford and his band were the sleeper hit at the 2011 Nelsonville Music Festival, playing two nights on the crowded Porch… Read More
Stuart’s Opera House will kick off its Free Summer Concert Series this Friday with the Stooges Brass Band, a highly acclaimed hip-hop/jazz group from New Orleans. It will also mark the first time the series has taken place during Nelsonville’s Final Fridays celebration. “We had previously done them on the second Thursday of the month,”… Read More
Alive Records artists Buffalo Killers return to The Union Bar & Grill on June 22 in support of their upcoming album, Dig. Sow. Love. Grow., due out August 7. The Cincinnati-based band has been gaining steam since releasing their self-titled debut in 2006, which was followed by a string of dates opening for The Black… Read More
The 17th annual Mid-Ohio Valley Multicultural Festival takes place this weekend at Parkersburg's City Park, featuring live music, dance performances, ethnic foods and cultural workshops.
We hope you enjoy this clip of the 30-piece “circus-punk marching band” Mucca Pazza, filmed at the Nelsonville Music Festival on May 19, 2012. The video was produced by WOUB students Cam Soergel (video) and Elliot Nicolson (audio).