WOUB Music Blog

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Sat, May 31, 2014 9:35 pm

Photos from the second day of this year's Nelsonville Music Festival, courtesy of Jasmine Beaubien, Sarah Laubacher and Joan Butcher.

WOUB's live festival coverage continues through Sunday, June 1. Follow Twitter updates @woubarts.

Sun, Jun 1, 2014 12:56 am

We hope you enjoy these videos of Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls and Athens, Ohio's Supernobody, filmed on May 29 at the 2014 Nelsonville Music Festival.

The clips were shot and produced by WOUB students Jason Chiappino and Merle Tilk.

The festival continues through Sunday, June 1. Follow WOUB's live coverage on Twitter @woubarts.

Fri, May 30, 2014 11:48 am

The 2014 Nelsonville Music Festival kicked off yesterday with a fantastic mix of local and national acts. WOUB student Jasmine Baubien was on the scene and captured these images.

Follow WOUB's live coverage throughout the weekend on Twitter @woubarts.

Thu, May 29, 2014 1:37 pm

The Gladden House Sessions, a new co-production of WOUB Public Media and Ohio University's School of Media Arts & Studies (MDIA), has announced its interview/performance lineup at this weekend's Nelsonville Music Festival.

Festival artists will join MDIA's Josh Antonuccio for intimate conversations and performances on the porch of the historic Gladden House log cabin, located next to the popular No-Fi Cabin.

Thu, May 29, 2014 8:37 am

When Kurt Vile last played the Nelsonville Music Festival in 2012, he was an up-and-coming artist who was starting to build a following. Two years later, he's back, hot off the heels of a headlining performance at Coachella.

WOUB contributor Josh Antonuccio talks with Vile about his songwriting process, latest album and his goal of making "commercial '70s-style records."

Wed, May 28, 2014 3:55 pm

With more than 40 acts spread out over four days, figuring out who to see at the Nelsonville Music Festival can be a little daunting.

While every artist at this year's fest is worth catching, here are a few recommendations for your NMF checklist.

Tue, May 27, 2014 2:47 pm

The Under the Elms 2014 summer concert series will temporarily relocate to another outdoor venue on College Green due to construction scheduled to place this summer.

The music series, which has been taking place nearly every summer since the late 1940s, gathers community and Ohio University musicians for weekly concerts over a period of five weeks.

The concerts are traditionally held on the College Green under the mature elm trees that shade the space between Chubb Hall and Memorial Auditorium.

Tue, May 27, 2014 11:11 am

Up-and-coming Columbus, Ohio, band Saintseneca kicks off its summer tour this weekend at the Nelsonville Music Festival.

WOUB contributor Evan Sites talks with Saintseneca's main singer/songwriter, Zac Little, about his group's new album and his songwriting process.