WOUB Music Blog

Music Blog

Thu, Sep 27, 2012 9:56 am

Members of OU's Marching 110 talk about their recent halftime performance during the Bengals/Browns game at Paul Brown Stadium.

Wed, Sep 26, 2012 1:29 pm

When Athens band Dropdead Sons had $2,000 worth of equipment stolen from a practice space, the local music community decided to come to the rescue.

This Saturday, The Union will host The Stolen Gear Benefit. Dropdead Sons' Scott Winland talks to WOUB about recent events and this weekend's show.

Mon, Sep 24, 2012 10:15 am

On Saturday, Sept. 22, Uncle Buck’s Riding Stable and Dance Barn hosted the "Pig Roast and Paddle" fundraising event on behalf of Athens Building Industry Association and Raccoon Creek Partnership.

Live music at the event included Albany’s own Rarely Herd as well as electric bluesman Willie Phoenix from Columbus.

Though many were in attendance for The Rarely Herd’s bluegrass music, Willie Phoenix also received a warm welcome from the Uncle Buck’s crowd.

Sun, Sep 23, 2012 11:17 pm

Athens-based band Southeast Engine kicked off its fall tour with a Sept. 20 show at Casa Cantina, joined by Dayton, Ohio's Tim Pritchard and the Boxcar Suite.

Fri, May 17, 2013 4:44 pm

Crossing Boundaries host Mark Hellenberg talks with Asthmatic Kitty recording artist Shannon Stephens, who performs a few songs with her accompanist Andrew Rudd. (VIDEO)

Thu, Sep 20, 2012 2:25 pm

If there are two things that undeniably add to the charm of any room, they’ve gotta be kitties and mops.

Casa Cantina benefitted from the presence of both during an odd Tuesday night show.

Sure, Sleepy Kitty's volume would send most felines running for the hills, and the mop in this particular case was actually local strat-janglers M.O.P. (no relation to the early 2000s hip-hop duo Billy Danze and Lil’ Fame), but you get the point.

Thu, Sep 20, 2012 10:54 am

Noted folk musician Lucy Kaplansky will make a stop at Marietta's Adelphia Music Hall this Friday at 8 p.m.

Crossing Boundaries host Mark Hellenberg talks with Kaplansky about her origins, her former psychology practice and her decision to embark on a music career.

Thu, Sep 20, 2012 12:24 pm

Uncle Buck's Riding Stable will serve up live music and food this Saturday during its first ever Pig Roast and Paddle.

The event, which is a fundraiser for the Raccoon Creek Partnership and the Athens Building Industry Association, includes canoeing on Lake Hope and music from The Rarely Herd and Willie Phoenix.