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Wed, Jul 9, 2014 8:03 pm

The name and message behind the Rootwire Transformational Arts Festival will continue into its fifth year this month, however the event has left its roots in Logan and will take place at Sunshine Daydream Memorial Park in Terra Alta, West Virginia.

The music and art festival will be held July 17-20 with artistic expression at its core. Rootwire will not only include a lineup of dozens of musicians such as Tipper, Shpongle, Beats Antique and EOTO, but also performance art, live painting, workshops, spiritual ceremonies and more.

Thu, Jul 10, 2014 6:57 am

WOUB Public Media, in partnership with the Ohio University School of Media Arts & Studies and the Nelsonville Music Festival, is proud to present The Gladden House Sessions, a 15-part video series.

In this episode, former Athens County resident Justin Gordon is joined by his wife, Ellen Williamson, and cellist Joe Kwon of The Avett Brothers.

Wed, Jul 9, 2014 6:46 pm

Former Athens resident Joey Hebdo is creating a buzz around Ohio with regular Columbus radio airplay and a new EP, Double Tambo, which is being released this week.

WOUB's Bryan Gibson caught up with Hebdo to discuss his past, present and future musical endeavors.

Mon, Jul 7, 2014 3:51 pm

Celebrate New Concord, the summer entertainment series now in its 14th year, will host a performance by HB7 on Friday, July 11, at 7:00 p.m. at the New Concord Fireman's Festival.

For more than two decades, HB7 has entertained audiences with a blend of American rock 'n roll and pop favorites in the styles of Chicago, Earth, Wind and Fire, The Eagles, Blood, Sweat and Tears, The Rolling Stones and many other best-selling bands. 

Mon, Jul 7, 2014 9:36 am

WOUB Public Media, in partnership with the Ohio University School of Media Arts & Studies and the Nelsonville Music Festival, is proud to present The Gladden House Sessions, a 15-part video series. In this episode, Brooklyn-based band The Men perform "Settle Me Down" from their 2014 release Tomorrow's Hits and "I Saw Her Face" from 2013's New Moon.

Sun, Jun 29, 2014 5:21 am

WOUB Public Media, in partnership with the Ohio University School of Media Arts & Studies and the Nelsonville Music Festival, is proud to present The Gladden House Sessions, a 15-part video series.

In this episode, Brooklyn-based singer-songwriter Steve Gunn previews a new song, "Twin Brother Shadows," and performs "Old Strange" from his 2013 Paradise Bachelors release, Time Off.

Sun, Jun 29, 2014 5:20 am

WOUB Public Media, in partnership with the Ohio University School of Media Arts & Studies and the Nelsonville Music Festival, is proud to present The Gladden House Sessions, a 15-part video series.

This episode features the sibling harmonies of Indianapolis duo Lily & Madeleine, who perform songs from their self-titled Asthmatic Kitty debut.

Wed, Jun 25, 2014 4:45 pm

In conjunction with Nelsonville's Final Friday event, Stuart’s Opera House continues its free Summer Concert Series on Friday at 7 p.m. with Athens' own Word of Mouth Jazz Band.

This concert will take place in the Stuart’s Opera House parking lot and is free and open to the public. No tickets are needed.

On the last Friday of each month, from June to September, Stuart's hosts free music in its parking lot complete with a beer garden.

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