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Thu, May 22, 2014 4:40 pm

Comedy routines and horseback riding might not be the first things that come to mind when discussing blues music. Then again, Uncle Buck's Riding Stable and Dance Barn isn't your normal everyday music venue.

Sun, May 18, 2014 6:32 am

Famed Grateful Dead cover band Dark Star Orchestra is again joining a slew of bands over Memorial Day weekend for the third annual Dark Star Jubilee Music Festival, which will be held at Legend Valley in Thornville, Ohio.

Wed, May 14, 2014 5:00 pm

Just a few weeks away from show time, the Nelsonville Music Festival is still adding acts to an already impressive lineup.

The annual fest, presented by Stuart's Opera House, will take place May 29-June 1 at Robbins Crossing, located on the Hocking College campus.

Wed, May 14, 2014 2:51 pm

This Friday, Stuart’s Opera House will host bluegrass duo Dailey & Vincent, currently touring in support of their 2013 release Brothers on the Highway.

The pair, who have been recognized as three-time IBMA Entertainers of The Year and two-time Grammy nominees, have become a perennial favorite on the touring and festival circuit, playing more than 100 shows per year to sold-out crowds throughout the U.S..

Thu, May 8, 2014 3:43 pm

Memphis rock group Saliva will be headlining a concert at the Athens County Fairgrounds on Saturday, May 10, presented by the Horse Creek Riders Motorcycle Club.

In addition to Saliva, 70s Southern rock group Stillwater, British heavy metal band Blitzkrieg and southeast Ohio band Dorothy will also be among the headliners for the event.

Other bands to play include Third Shadow, Five Foot Forward, Soulcracker, Junkyard Republic, Swivel and Failing Fate.

Wed, May 14, 2014 5:02 pm

The Southeastern Ohio Symphony Orchestra (SEOSO) will perform its rescheduled Children's Concert on Sunday, May 18 at 3:30 p.m. in Muskingum University's Brown Chapel.

Mon, May 5, 2014 10:17 am

Chris Higbee performs atop a vendor's roof as his band accompanies during opening night of the 30th annual Wild Turkey Festival (photo: Tyler Buchanan/Vinton County Courier)

The Wild Turkey Festival, like most others, is a beacon of sensory overload.

Sat, May 3, 2014 10:33 am

Music from the main stage and classic festival food aromas filled downtown McArthur Thursday for the 30th opening night of the Wild Turkey Festival.

Dozens of street vendors, games and rides lined the midway, as visitors were treated to a warm, clear night in Vinton County. Country artist Chris Higbee performed, along with The Chase and festival mainstay Hayley Watson.

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