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Punk firebrand Brody Dalle branches out on her solo debut

In the midst of “Carry On,” one of the standout cuts on Brody Dalle’s excellent solo debut Diploid Love, the raspy-voiced singer announces, “I’m getting closer to something.”
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FMMF parts ways with R. Kelly in wake of community backlash

Organizers of the inaugural fest cite local uproar as reason for the split
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WCBE withdraws as a sponsor of the Fashion Meets Music Festival

The local radio station's decision follows the departures of Saintseneca and...
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Punk firebrand Brody Dalle branches out on her solo debut

In the midst of “Carry On,” one of the standout cuts on Brody Dalle’s...
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Sensory Overload: The Girls! mourn the death of a bandmate and take a welcome first step back

The local music community is still reeling from the July 9 death of Joseph...
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Concert preview: New Orleans native Dr. John cooks up a musical gumbo

The 73-year-old music legend and New Orleans icon blends styles as naturally...
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Concert preview: Richard Buckner’s intimate songs have a way of taking hold

On Richard Buckner’s last pass through town, the singer/songwriter performed a...
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Concert preview: Oneida makes its first Columbus visit in nearly 15 years

According to the show’s organizers, this will be the experimental Brooklyn...
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Concert preview: Motel Beds sound nearly as grungy as its name suggests

The Dayton crew’s music, like the well-worn bedding that inspired its name,...
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Locals: The End of the Ocean not yet at the end of the line

Considering The End of the Ocean’s relative inactivity over the past year,...
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Heart and Aretha Franklin highlight this year’s retro crop of State Fair performers

One of the most enticing aspects of any state fair is the nostalgia acts they...
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Staff Pick: Laura Cantrell comfortable in her own skin on No Way There From Here

Nashville-born singer/songwriter Laura Cantrell kicks off her most recent...
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Concert preview: Landmark hip-hop crew Jurassic 5 reunites on its own terms

Enjoy it while it lasts, because the Jurassic 5 reunion, like the geologic...
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Saintseneca withdraws from Fashion Meets Music Fest

The local folk-rock crew is the second act to cancel in the wake of R. Kelly's...
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