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Cleveland’s Deadiron in Concert in Support of Night Demon

In only three years, Cleveland-based Deadiron has solidified into a band that sounds like a group with a lot more time under its belt. The heavy metal outfit features a sound that is very heavy but still with plenty of melody in its musical approach. The current lineup of the band consists of Alexander Van […]

In Concert: Bill Toms and Hard Rain to play the Barking Spider on 4/11/15

Pittsburgh-based musician Bill Toms has been making a name for himself for a few years now. Once he went solo after spending a few years as guitarist with the band Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers, Toms created several albums with his own band called Hard Rain. Recently, Bill Toms and Hard Rain celebrated the release […]

Eve ‘n’ Stephen to Celebrate CD Release at the Barking Spider on March 21, 2015

Cleveland-based duo (and husband and wife) Evie Morris and Stephen Morris have existed in the Cleveland music scene for many years now as they perform under the moniker of Eve ‘n’ Stephen. Throughout the time they have been a songwriter team, Eve ‘n’ Stephen have created a nice collection of music that they play during […]

Ryan Joseph Anderson to Perform at Music Box Supper Club for #NYE

by Matheson Kamin Ryan Joseph Anderson is a Nashville-by-way-of-Chicago singer-songwriter. Because of being a multi-instrumentalist, Anderson creates music that can easily be described as Americana as he incorporates many different styles of music into his sound. Earlier this year, Ryan Joseph Anderson released his new album entitled The Weaver’s Broom. To help bring The Weaver’s […]

Concert Review: Marc Cohn Live at the Music Box Supper Club

By Matheson Kamin Thursday night found Cleveland, Ohio hosting one of its hometown heroes as Greater Cleveland native Marc Cohn returned to perform at The Music Box Supper Club. The almost 350 seats available in the main room of the venue make for a nice sized audience without being too large. The intimate experience was just […]

Cleveland’s Rachel Brown to Open for Marc Cohn at the Music Box Supper Club

In every major city in the United States, there exists a very versatile musician or musicians that have the musical talent and ability to create music that consists of many different genres or styles that change from one song to the next. One such musician right here in Cleveland is Rachel Brown. With her, piano, […]

Music Box Supper Club Opens In #Cleveland

by Matheson Kamin Just recently, the city of Cleveland recently welcomed its newest venue, the Music Box Supper Club, to the music scene here in town. While the location joins other locations such as The Agora, The Beachland Ballroom and The Foundry (among others) that hold concerts, the location is closer to locations like The […]

The 45 Year Old Hessler Street Fair Is Still Going Strong

By Matheson Kamin It’s quickly approaching the Memorial Day weekend. And for everyone in the Greater Cleveland area, that could only mean one thing- . Everyone knows about the original Woodstock festival  and what it stood for- Three Days of Peace and Music. It was a way for people to get together and show the […]

CD Review: Ashley Brooke Toussant “With Regards to You”

By Matheson Kamin Ashley Brooke Toussant is a Cleveland-based singer-songwriter. While Toussant’s music truly doesn’t fit within the Hard Rock scene here is town, the Folk-Rock music she produces is as good as any of the more mainstream bands and artists that receive a lot more notoriety. Throughout her time as a singer-songwriter here in […]

CD Review: These Knees “The Young and the Bright”

By Matheson Kamin These Knees is a modern-day rock band that makes its home right here in Cleveland, OH. The band consists of singer/songwriter/guitarist Stephanie Trivison, bassist Eric Piontkowski and drummer Rob Hassing. Led by Stephanie Trivison who writes the songs for the band, These Knees creates their music by taking many different influences like […]