Meet the DJ: AlchemEve

By Taylor Linzinmeir, Contributor [Photo by Emily Doll] Junior Brendan Eveslage’s greatest influence from his hometown of Milford, Ohio is his experience in the high school marching band. “Music is everything I do now. It’s where I got my roots,” Brendan said.   Read more: Meet the DJ: Rev In love with the way music transcends…

The Cordial Sins release new EP In Memory

By Lauren Patterson, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Valerie Silvestri/The Cordial Sins] Following the release of their latest singles “Cruel” and “You Are A Weight,” Columbus band The Cordial Sins are back with their In Memory EP, which was released on October 25 on Diversion Records. Read more: Columbus natives The Cordial Sins release new single…

Meet The DJ: Rev

By Taylor Linzinmeir, Contributor [Photo by Emily Doll] A native of Rittman, Ohio, RJ Martin grew up in a place where the town’s biggest highlights are having one Burger King and one Subway.  “It’s not like much at all. Morton Salt is from there, so we have that going for us, and that’s about it….

Life and Legacy: Lil Peep

By Amy Szmik, Contributor [Photo Courtesy of NTS] Emo-rap sensation, Lil Peep, left a legacy not just on music, but on pop culture. Considered the “future of emo” by Pitchfork, his tragic death on Nov. 15, 2017, left a mark on the music industry for musicians and fans. He was notable for pioneering both the…

Joan Shelley to perform at Stuart’s Opera House on November 7

By Andrew Breazeale, Staff Writer [Photo courtesy of Joan Shelley/Stuart’s Opera House] Stuart’s Opera House, in Nelsonville, Ohio, will host a backstage evening with folk artist Joan Shelley on Thursday, November 7.  Read more: What’s Going On: November 2019 The event is general admission and will provide seats on stage with the artist for an…

My Chemical Romance announces surprise reunion show

By Amy Szmik, Contributor [Photo courtesy of My Chemical Romance] After officially breaking up in 2013, My Chemical Romance announced on October 31 a surprise reunion show called Return, which is slated for Dec. 20, 2019, at the Shrine Expo Hall in Los Angeles. This will be the band’s first performance since 2012.  Read more:…

What’s Going On: November 2019

By Jessica Jones, Copy Editor  Who: The Rocky Horror Picture Show When: November 1 and 2, 10 p.m. Where: The Union Every year, Lost Flamingo Theatre Company does a shadow cast performance of The Rocky Horror Picture Show. This is a popular event that has people waiting in line hours before the show even starts,…

HAIM Release New Single “Now I’m In It”

By Lauren Patterson, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons] Indie rock band HAIM returned to the music scene on Thursday, October 31 with the release of a new single, “Now I’m in It.” Read more: Tiny Desk Competition Winner Quinn Christopherson performs at WXPN’s World Cafe To promote the single, HAIM took to Instagram to share a…

Feature: Chris Thile and his Eternal Journey of Innovation

By Jonah Krueger, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Devin Peddle] Chris Thile may very well be the most renowned, most popular living mandolin player. His fingerprints can be found on just about anything that gets tagged with the term “bluegrass,” and the tale of 5-year-old Thile first picking up the mandolin is now the stuff of…

Tiny Desk Competition Winner Quinn Christopherson performs at WXPN’s World Cafe

By Max Semenczuk [Photo courtesy of Quinn Christopherson/Jovell Rennie] Quinn Christopherson, this year’s winner of NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert Contest, played his song “Loaded Gun” live on WXPN’s World Cafe in Philadelphia on Monday, October 28. Read more: Frank Ocean holds second queer club night in New York City, releases single Christopherson was announced as the…

Thompson Square to perform at Stuart’s Opera House on November 3

By Jackson Stein, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Stuart’s Opera House/Thompson Square] Country music duo Thompson Square will perform at Stuart’s Opera House in Nelsonville on Sunday, November 3, as part of a U.S. tour in support of their third album, Masterpiece. Read more: Live Review: An Intimate Evening of Songs and Stories with Graham Nash…

Sharon Van Etten records single for PBS documentary

By Liz Partsch, Contributor [Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons] Sharon Van Etten recently recorded a new single, titled “On Your Way Now,” which will be featured in a new PBS documentary called Made in Boise, according to Pitchfork. Read more: Sharon Van Etten announces short film Departure, to be released on Amazon Music The song was…