New single, Michael Oliva’s “The Tortoise” (Orchestral) is available now for streaming/download.
Today is Trailsongs: Volume 1 album release day, featuring 10 songs inspired by America’s National Parks.
The Magnetic Fields’ 69 Love Songs will be performed in it’s entirety tonight (Valentine’s Day) at the Northside Tavern in Cincinnati, OH and I will be joining Royal Holland for 5 songs. 69 Love Songs is an epic collection of songs with titles like “Let’s Pretend We’re Bunny Rabbits”, “I’m Crazy for You (But Not ThatContinue reading “The Night I Can’t Forget”
The Seedy Seeds return to Let’s Get Serious and Chicago for a show on January 22, 2012 at Reggie’s Music Joint. I interviewed The Seedy Seeds on Episode 11 almost a year ago but along with the passage of time comes change, including the introduction of a new member, drummer/multi-instrumentalist Joe Frankl. I try to unravelContinue reading “Let’s Get Serious with The Seedy Seeds 2012!”
On September 21, Underneath Cincinnati held their 2011 Best of Cincinnati screening at the Kenwood Theatre and awarded Questionable Taste for “Best Ensemble Performance”. Questionable Taste takes a closer look at two nutritional entrepreneurs and their unusual approach to solving world hunger. Can the limb you eat be a tasty treat? The 5-minute short wasContinue reading “Questionable Taste Wins Best Ensemble Performance”
Pizza Infinity’s short film, Questionable Taste, will be screened at the Underneath Cincinnati Film Festival this Thursday, March 31, 2011 at the Esquire Theatre. Questionable Taste takes a closer look at two nutritional entrepreneurs and their unusual approach to solving world hunger. Can the limb you eat be a tasty treat? The 5-minute short was createdContinue reading “Questionable Taste at Underneath Cincinnati”
After spending the past 18 years in Cincinnati, I decided it was time to mix things up a little so I’ve moved to Chicago. I’ve been here for a a couple of months but now I have an apartment in Logan Square and I feel like I really live here. My parents are from CincinnatiContinue reading “Cincinnati-Chicago”
I am super-excited that Koala Fires are opening for the Smoking Popes tonight on Fountain Square in Cincinnati, Ohio as part of their free outdoor Indie Summer series. Smoking Popes are a band that I used to watch on 120 Minutes and Alternative Nation when I was in high school—I’m sure many of you rememberContinue reading “Smoking Popes + Koala Fires on Fountain Square”
Earthquakes is a dance night at Mayday (formerly the Gypsy Hut) in Cincinnati’s beautiful Northside neighborhood on the final Saturday of each month. This month’s musical guests are two Michigan bands—Lightning Love and Silverghost! Lightning Love are from Ypsilanti, Michigan and I fell in love with them when I saw them open for Bad VeinsContinue reading “June 2010 Earthquakes”
I’m working on a six part web series for the Art Academy of Cincinnati called The Art Test. Over six episodes four students will share what it’s like to study and create at a college of art and design. These students will focus on how their art is making a difference in the world. EpisodeContinue reading “The Art Test: Episode 5”