Music and Arts

The Nelsonville Music Festival has announced its third round of acts, including a critically acclaimed Americana singer/songwriter and the return of an alternative rock favorite.

Brandi Carlile and Built to Spill will join headliners The Flaming Lips, St. Vincent and Merle Haggard at the annual festival, scheduled for May 28-31 at Hocking College.

Klingler's "The Mighty Small" reached #10 on the iTunes Singer/Songwriter chart
Nicole Schneider talks with Riley Engle, president of OU's newest student club

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Trevor McQueen will perform songs by Gershwin, Sondheim and more on March 3
Pomeroy native will perform songs from Presley's 20-year career
Grammy-winning group performed for a packed house on Feb. 13

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Exhibit features mixed media art by artists from seven "Athens" communities in the U.S.
The works of Barry Motes will be on display through Feb. 6
Andy Bell will share winter-themed poens, songs, short stories on Jan. 15
Last date for submissions is Feb. 15
Eleven-day fest to celebrate works of South African playwright, spark conversations about race, identity
More than $140,000 has been raised for Wagner Theatre renovations
A reception will be held for Jim Shirey's new exhibit on Jan. 9
Exhibit kicks off a busy year of attractions, activities